Location: Green Bay, WI at the Resch Center
Airing Live On The USA Network
Welcome to WWE Monday Night RAW. Goldberg walks out to open the show. Goldberg cut a promo about Kevin Owens’s promo from last week. He mocked him for talking too much. He said that he has never made a promise that he has not came through on but would promise to beat Owens at Fastlane and become Universal Champion. He also promised to the fans, wife, his son and to Owens that he will deliver to he’ll see him Sunday. This led to Owens walking out to the stage. Owens said that he is in a good mood as well and that he also promised to himself that he would grab the company by the throat to make them see what he is all about and did just that. Owens brought up beating John Cena in his first night then beat Dean Ambrose, AJ Styles, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns. He said that he wouldn’t talk about Chris Jericho but deserved what happened to him. He said that Goldberg is next and next in the evolution of Kevin Owens. Goldberg told the fans to applaud Owens for his moving speech. He said that they shouldn’t wait until Sunday and dropped the microphone. Owens teased fighting him in a street fight tonight but noted that the fans in Green Bay don’t deserve to see him wrestle. He said that the Goldberg chants die tonight.
We see The New Day selling t-shirts backstage.
The New Day walked down to the ring and poured cereal on children. They cut a promo about the fans wanting more and ice cream. This led to the Shining Stars walking out. Xavier Woods told them that they have a match with The Big Show later tonight. Big E then made an Oscars reference and said that Jinder Mahal and Rusev would be their opponents instead of The Shining Stars.
Tag Team Match: The New Day vs. Jinder Mahal and Rusev
Woods and Mahal started things off. Woods tagged in Big E, who hit a clothesline then a splash to Mahal while Woods drop kicked Rusev to send us to break.
We’re back with Rusev in control of Woods. He hit a series of knee strikes and a suplex on Woods. Moments later, Big E got the hot tag and hit a series of moves to Mahal. Big E went for the Big Ending but Mahal caught him with a kick. Woods got the tag and hit a crossbody for 2 as Rusev broke it up. Woods rolled up Mahal as Kingston hit on Lana, which distracted both Rusev and Mahal.
Winners: The New Day
We see a recap video package of Big Cass and Enzo Amore beating Cesaro and Sheamus to become the #1 contender’s for the RAW Tag Team Titles. Amore and Cass are talking backstage about becoming new Tag Team Champions. Cass brought up how they have never won gold in WWE and that they need to focus.
Samoa Joe walks up to Cesaro and Sheamus backstage. Joe said that Cesaro is the same and Cesaro said that he could handle Joe. Cesaro called him a backstabber. Joe said that Cesaro is still reaching for the brass ring. Cesaro said that Joe is carrying Triple H’s jock strap. Joe wished him good luck. Cesaro told Sheamus that he would handle it.
Mick Foley is shown talking with Stephanie McMahon. She wanted to apologize to him and praised him. She said that Triple H gets stronger and stronger every year while Foley does the opposite. She said that he seems to get more pathic as time goes on. She is sorry that she put him in this position.
Singles Match: Noam Dar vs. Akira Tozawa
Tozawa hit a series of kicks to Dar to start off the match. Tozawa hit a snap german suplex for the win.
Charlotte Flair cuts a promo in the ring about how Bayley is a cheater and that Bayley justs wants to be herself. This led to Bayley walking out to the ring and cutting a promo how she will retain the title because this is her dream. She plans on moving on to her next dream. Sasha Banks cuts a promo about Bayley is a better champion than Flair would ever be. Flair said that Banks continues to take Bayley’s spotlight. Flair said that Dana Brooke isn’t her tag team partner but rather Nia Jax.
Tag Team Match: Bayley and Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte Flair and Nia Jax
Jax and Bayley started things off. Jax missed a splash and Bayley fired away at her. Bayley hit a drop kick to Jax but Jax took out Bayley with a clothesline and Banks with an elbow. Flair and Banks were tagged in. Banks hit a drop kick to Flair for 2. Bayley was tagged in and hit a series of chops. She tossed Flair to the floor then hit a suplex to Brooke.
We’re back with Jax in control of Banks. She hit a series of leg drops for 2. Moments later, Bayley got the hot tag and hit a series of moves to Flair. Bayley hit a back suplex for 2. Bayley sent her to the middle rope but Jax got the hot tag. Jax tackled Bayley then Banks. Jax suplexes Banks onto Bayley and then a leg drop to Bayley for the win.
Winners: Nia Jax and Charlotte Flair.
Braun Strowman demanded that Foley make a contract for his match with Roman Reigns at Fastlane because he thinks Reigns is scared. Foley told him he would get the contract.
Singles Match: Big Cass vs. Luke Gallows.
They exchanged right hands to begin the match. Big Cass went for a chokeslam but Gallows caught him with a big boot. Cass with an elbow and some right hands. Cass with a splash in the corner and a side walk slam followed by an elbow drop. Karl Anderson attacked Amore but Amore fought back and tossed him into the steel steps. Cass hit Gallows with a big boot for the win.
A video package to help the Seth Rollins – Triple H storyline was shown. Corey Graves introduces Rollins, who walks down to the ring on a crutch. Rollins said that the diagnoses of his tear in his MCL were more serious than originally thought. He said that he hopes to return to action soon. He said that it sucks to be injured and be right back in the same position as before. He said that maybe he deserves this. He said that two years ago he was WWE Champion at WrestleMania and what did he sacrifice for it and was it worth it. The fans start chanting for CM Punk. He said that he feels like this is all his fault. He said that it doesn’t look like the doctors are going to clear him in time for WrestleMania 33. This led to Triple H walking out to the ring and smiling. Triple H said that it’s glad to see Rollins because the last time he saw him, he didn’t know if they would see him again. Joe came through the crowd and stood at ringside. Triple H told Rollins that he would not be at WrestleMania and that Rollins knew this day would come. He said that he made Rollins the face of the WWE and World Champion. He said that Rollins bit the hand that fed him. He said that he used Rollins and spit him out so get over it. He told Rollins that he was another washed up Superstars, who are worthless. He told Rollins to not show up at WrestleMania and call him out because he is done playing and warning him. He swore that if Rollins does show up, then it would be the last thing that he would do in the ring. Rollins said that a month he told his Stephanie that he has nothing to lose and that he would be at WrestleMania. He swore that it would be the last thing that Triple H ever does. This led to Triple H and Samoa joe walking to the back.
Handicap Match: The Big Show vs. The Shining Stars.
Show tossed them around the ring and hit a chokeslam to Primo for the win.
Winner: Big Show.
Tag Team Match: Neville and Tony Nese vs. TJ Perkins and Jack Gallagher.
Neville and Perkins started things off. Neville knocked him down and put the boots to him. Perkins fought back and caught Neese with a kick. Gallagher was tagged in and hit a crossbody to Nese. Neville broke it up but Gallagher sent him to the floor. Perkins hit a kick to Nese and Gallagher with a drop kick followed by his submission finisher for the win.
Winner: TJ Perkins and Jack Gallagher
A video package for Beth Phoenix going into the WWE Hall of fame was shown.
McMahon told Banks that she would be wrestling Jax at Fastlane.
Singles Match: Cesaro vs. Samoa Joe.
Joe landed a series of strikes but Cesaro fought back with an uppercut and crossbody off the top rope. Cesaro sold a knee injury and Joe attacked it to send us to break.
We’re back with Cesaro fighting back and hitting a powerslam to Joe for 2. Joe knocked Cesaro off the middle rope then hit his powerslam finisher for the win.
Joe cuts a post-match promo about coming to WWE to hurt people. He said that Cesaro might be a great grappler but Cesaro is not better than him. Joe said that when anyone comes against the destroyer… Sami Zayn attacked Joe on the stage. They start to brawl. Zayn hit a dive off the stage onto Joe.
Strowman walked down to the ring and told Foley to leave the ring. Foley tried to calm him down but Strowman called him pathetic and a broken down old man. Foley had enough of being talked down to and said that he was the RAW GM. He told Strowman that he should respect him as a WWE legend or else. Reigns ran down to the ring and attacked Strowman. They brawl out to the crowd. Reigns speared Strowman through the barricade and then signed the contract. Strowman stood up and attacked Reigns. Strowman tossed Reigns into the corner, which led to the top rope exploding. Reigns recovered in the ring to close the show.
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