Last night’s episode of WWE Raw came with the fallouts from Stomping Grounds pay-per-view event. It had the first-ever match on the card that the fans wanted to see for a long time. Plus, Roman Reigns competed in a handicap match that had a big surprise in store on the show took place at the Angel of Winds Arena in Everett, Washington.
WWE Universal Champion Seth Rollins made his way to the ring to kick things off for WWE Raw. Sooner the women’s champion Becky Lynch came out to join her earning huge pop from the fans. Lace Evans pounced on Becky from behind as a brawl went on. Baron Corbin showed up proposing a mixed tag team match with him and Evans teaming up against Becky and Seth at Extreme Rules. If they win they will win both men and women’s titles.
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An eight-man Tag Team elimination match was the first match of WWE Raw with the lineup of Daniel Bryan, Rowan, and The Revival vs. The New Day and The Usos. Daniel Bryan digested an accidental forearm from Wilder after which Woods rolled him up for the elimination. Revival then hit the Shatter Machine on Woods to pin the New Day. Dawson hit Jimmy Usos with a Superplex but Jey followed up with the frog splash on Wilder to win the match.
Miz TV was next on WWE Raw with the special guest WWE 24/7 Champion R-Truth. Drake Maverick showed up demanding a title opportunity as Truth obliged it, gladly. So the match was underway as the champion hit a What’s Up move to pin Maverick. A bunch of superstars came out chasing Truth. Carmella fled away with Truth through the crowd to save the title.
The 2-on-1 Handicap match was next on WWE Raw where
Shane McMahon and Drew McIntyre teamed up against Roman Reigns. It was an all-out mugging on Reigns where McIntyre hit a Claymore followed by McMahon’s spear. All of a sudden, The Undertaker’s gong hit the arena as he appeared out of nowhere to hit McMahon with a chokeslam. He took out both McIntyre and McMahon, out of the ring and pose to end the segment.
A Tug of War Contest happened on WWE Raw between Braun Strowman and Bobby Lashley. It was a quick affair where Strowman won by pulling out Lashley beyond the line. Lashley immediately attacked Strowman after the match who came back with a shoulder block. But Lashley sent him into the ring post to gain the upper hand and leave.
Gallows and Anderson featured in another match against The Viking Raiders on WWE Raw to come up short. Erik took out Anderson with a Flying Suicide Dive after which they delivered the Viking Experience to pick up an easy win.
A number of superstars chased R-Truth as Heath Slater rolls him up to win the 24/7 Championship. Then Truth rolled him back to win the fold. Soon Cedric Alexander pinned him to win the title. But EC3 knocked him down. Carmella distracted him allowing Truth to win the title, again.
WWE Champion Kofi Kingston made his way to the ring to give an interview with Charly Caruso. Sooner Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn interrupted to set up a match between Zayn and Kofi. Zayn hit a Michinoku Driver and went for the Helluva Kick which Kofi countered with a double stomp. Zayn still came back with a Blue Thunder Bomb only for Kofi to roll him up for the win. After the match, Owens challenged Kofi in a match as the two engaged in a fight. Kofi caught Owens with an SOS on the ramp to get a count-out victory. Samoa Joe attacked Kofi while he was leaving and choked him out with the Coquina Clutch.
Alexa Bliss competed in a match against Naomi on WWE Raw to beat her in quick time with a DDT. She attacked Naomi after the match after which Natalya ran down to make the save to set up a tag team match with the lineup of Naomi and Natalya Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross. The latter one hit Nattie with a swinging neckbreaker after which Alexa Bliss blind-tagged in to pick up the win.
AJ Styles vs. WWE United States Champion Ricochet in a non-title affair was the main event of WWE Raw in an incredible matchup. The finishing segment witnessed Ricochet missing a top rope 630-splash and digest a forearm. Styles followed up with the Phenomenal Forearm to pick up the win. He held Ricochet’s arms high after the match to end this week’s show.