WWE Raw was expected to bring a raucous episode from the United Kingdom, last night.
WWE Raw brought a raucous episode from the United Kingdom, last night. The qualifying matches for the MITB ladder match continued on the show. A new feud featuring Roman Reigns began whereas the IC title open challenge was reissued. Check out the results from the night hosted by the O2 Arena in London England.
WWE Raw kicked off with Roman Reigns who was greeted with loud boos from the UK crowd. While talking about getting robbed by Jinder Mahal, last week, Kurt Angle interrupted him. He denied to hand him any further opportunities. A frustrated Reigns found Mahal and attacked him at the backstage leaving him with a cracked mid-rib.
The IC title match was contested next on WWE Raw. Seth Rollins delivered yet another solid contest against the Prizefighter. Owens had Rollins down hitting a Spike DDT and countering a suplex into a fisherman suplex. But, Rolins caught his opponent into the ropes and hit the Curb Stomp to capitalize and retain his title.
The first Money in the Bank qualifier match was contested amongst Baron Corbin, Bobby Roode, and No Way Jose. Corbin was in control by hitting clotheslines on Jose into the turnbuckle when Roode caught him from the back. He sent Corbin into the ring post and hit Jose with a Glorious DDT for the win.
In the other qualifier for Money in the Bank, Alexa Bliss competed against Mickie James and Bayley in another triple threat match. The crowd loudly chanted for the Hugger as she hit a Bayley to belly on Bliss. But, James prohibited her from the getting the pinfall. But, Bliss came from behind and hit the DDT to pick up the win on WWE Raw.
A tag team match was contested on WWE Raw where the lineup was Sasha Banks, Natalya, and Ember Moon vs. The Riott Squad. After Moon leveled Ruby Riott with a suicidal dive, Natalya locked in the Sharpshooter on Morgan to pick up the win.
In another tag match, Dallas and Axel defeated Breezango. Braun Strowman and Finn Balor teamed up in a match against Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre to come up short. Balor was distracted while going for a top rope move to digest the loss.
Sami Zayn complained about Bobby Lashley for attacking him on consecutive occasions. He might have suffered concussed vertigo from those attacks. He promised to bring Lashley’s sisters on WWE Raw, next week. In another tag team match, the tag champs, Deletor of Worlds defeated The Revival with their pendant finishing move, modified Twist of Fate.
In the main event of WWE Raw, Jinder Mahal vs. Elias vs. Bobby Lashley was scheduled in a triple threat match. Mahal was unable to compete due to Reigns’ attack. Kevin Owens replaced him in the match, as per instructions from Stephanie McMahon. Zayn interfered with a Helluva Kick on Lashley in the match allowing Owens to connect with the frog splash on Elias. He picked up the pinfall win to advance to the MITB ladder match.