This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw will emanate from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The show is the go-home to Extreme Rules broadcast as the pay-per-view will take place next Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Both Brock Lesnar and Triple H are officially advertised for this week’s show as they’ll confront one another ahead of their Steel Cage Match at the pay-per-view. Also announced is a dance-off between Chris Jericho and Fandango.
World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler is officially advertised for the show and will be re-evaluated after missing this weekend’s live events due to a concussion suffered at the Smackdown taping last Tuesday. It’s unknown if Ziggler will appear as advertised.
The official WWE website looks at the following in their Five-Point Preview:
1. Brock Lesnar and Triple H to go face-to-face
2. Jericho vs. Fandango Dance-Off
3. Who will Ryback target next?
4. Will Kaitlyn’s secret admirer reveal himself?
5. What is the status of the injured World Heavyweight Champion?
Click here for local event information. Please note, CM Punk is listed on the local website but we haven’t heard anything regarding his return. He’s to be considered doubtful at best and one should not expect him to return this week.
We’ll have our exclusive live play-by-play coverage beginning at 8 PM EDT here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We’ll have spoilers from WWE Superstars taped before the broadcast and all the news before, during and after the show. Make sure you plan on watching the show with us in our “Open Thread” live discussion.