WWE Raw Results (10/3/16)
Monday, October 3rd, 2016
From The Stamples Center in LA California
Report by Zack Krasney of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Hello all my lovely friends! Here we are once again for Monday Night Raw! We are set for a Women's Championship match, which I'm sure will be a treat! Let's get it going!
Question of the Night: Will tonight's Women's Championship end clean or dirty?
Raw kicks off in the ring with Roman Reigns!
Roman- My bloodline has been represented in the WWE for a long time. But we've never had anyone win the US Championship until now. That's because I am THE guy. I come out and represent my family on a nightly basis--
Rusev's music hits and Lana comes out.
Lana- Roman, I've come out here to talk to you, but my husband doesn't know.
Roman- What? We're in the Staples Center, there are cameras everywhere.
Lana- I'm here to negotiate with you, my husband wants a rematch for the US Championship.
Roman- So he's hiding behind your skirt.
Lana- He is my husband, my family. You come out and talk about your family and your pride for them, but you have zero respect for a man as a husband. Wipe that smile off your face you stupid boy. This is not funny, my husband will crush you and humiliate you!
Roman- You're clearly upset, go backstage and deliver Rusev his balls and tell him to get out here.
Rusev's music hits and Rusev comes out and Roman and he go at it at ringside. The action spills into the ring and Rusev takes control. Roman hits a hard right hand and Rusev rolls out of the ring. Roman tries for a Superman Punch but Rusev hits a wicked kick. Rusev throws Roman into the fans and grabs the United States Championship. Rusev goes up the ramp but Roman comes out from behind him and blasts him from behind. Roman grabs a mic and tells Rusev he'll get his rematch inside Hell in a Cell!
The Brian Kenrick vs. TJ Perkins
They shake and Perkins hits a dropkick that sends Kendrick to the outside. Perkins with a back body drop. Springboard crossbody onto Kendrick. Perkins is thrown into the ropes but hangs on. Baseball slide on Kendrick onto the outside. Perkins with a flip over the ropes. Perkins rolls Kendrick in but runs into a wicked boot from Kendrick. Kendrick shoves Perkins fingers into the metal section of the turnbuckle and then stomps his fingers! We head to break.
We return and Perkins is thrown straight into the turnbuckle but then is hurricarana-ed. Big kick from Perkins and a running hurricarana. Perkins picks up Kendrick and drops him onto his ribs on Perkins knees. Kneebar! Kendrick is able to make it to the bottom rope. Kendrick plants Perkins face first into the turnbuckle then hits Sliced Bread 2! 2 count! Captains Hook! Perkins turns it into a pin to break the hold. Kendrick rakes the eyes of Perkins and locks in the Captains Hook again!
Winner: The Brian Kendrick
Seth Rollins does an interview with Michael Cole. They talk about Seth Rollins' rib injury, he says he's cleared to wrestle but was advised to rest. Seth says rest isn't really his thing. Rollins says he used to be a cog in the machine and now Kevin Owens is that cog, but his eyes are wide open now. Seth said that if he gets his rematch for the Universal Title he will prove he is still the man.
Braun Strowman vs. Jobber
Jobber starts with punches but gets run over by Strowman. The jobber tries a shot from behind but gets kicked in the chest. Strowman with a splash in the corner that looks like a damn train wreck. Running shoulder tackle by Braun. Running slam by Braun for the win.
Winner: Braun Stowman
Byron asks Braun what's next for Braun. He says that his talents are being wasted and if Mick Foley doesn't have some real competition for him next week there might not be a next week!
Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho make their way to the ring.
Owens- You know Chris, I just watched Seth Rollins interview with Cole, Cole you were terrible by the way. Seth if you were smart you'd take the doctor's advice, but you're not. You could even say he's a stupid idiot. He has already decided to cash in on his rematch, but what has he done to earn it. The undeniable truth is he lost. He can blame anyone he wants, but really all he has to do is look right here. Because I am the one who beat you Seth. And tonight I am the one standing in this ring with the WWE Universal Championship. Now that I've answered that question, let me answer another. Why is the great Chris Jericho standing next to me?
Chris- Because we are the best of friends.
Owens- True, but not why we're here right now. One of the people Seth blames is the referee in our match. I think we'll need a referee who can handle anything. I think it should be you.
Chris- I think you're thinking a little short, I think we should challenge New Day for the Raw Tag Team Champions.
Kevin- I don't know Chris, that seems like a lot of work and I already have a lot on my plate.
Chris- Well it's not like I'm asking for a shot at YOUR championship.
Kevin- You know what, you're right. Let's do IT! Team Kevin and Chris!
AWWWWWW LA!!!! DON'T YOU DARE BE SOUR!
Kofi- Well well well. I know you guys aren't in there talking about friendship, because around here. You know who has the best friendship in WWE?
Kofi- NEW DAY BABYYYYY!!
Jericho- You know what, you just made the list!
Big E- Friends! Ones we can depend on! We hear your challenge and a challenge of that weight requires a championship huddle! Kevin, you can join if you want but Chris you can't.
Jericho- Oh yeah?! You just made the list! Woods...are you laughing? GUESS WHAT!? YOU JUST MADE LIST!
Kevin- Alright that's enough! You guys have done it all together right?! Girlfriends! You won the WWE Tag Team Championships together! Good job! You held them for over 400 days. Good job. And what? 6 months ago, you jumped the shark together.
Woods- Woah jumped the shark? You know we don't swim. Look at yourself, when was the last time you jumped over anything?!
Kevin- You know what? That's good. Put Woods on the list again! Put him on again!
Woods- We were gonna go watch Luke Cage, but since you wanna talk about throwing hands with New Day? YOU'RE ON! You'll never defeat New Day to become W-W-E TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS BECAUUUSEEEEEE NEW DAY ROCKS!
Sami Zayn vs. Titus O'Neil
Headlock by Sami but then a knee to the gut from Titus. Sami tries a crossbody but gets caught and slammed into Titus's knee repeatedly. Big chop to the chest and picks Sami up and puts him on his shoulder and then slams down. Sami pops up and hits a wicked clothesline and then an exploder suplex in the corner. Sami with a Helluva kick! 1-2-3.
Winner: Sami Zayn
Sheamus and Cesaro are bickering backstage when Mick walks up. He tells them they were good last week, but they need to show the same dominance that the showed before!
Golden Truth vs. Gallows and Anderson
Anderson and Truth start and Truth hits a hiptoss. Goldust tags in and drops an elbow. Anderson with a knee to the guy and then puts Goldust in his corner. Jumping knee from Anderson and tag to Gallows. Gallows starts to unload on Goldust and goes for a pin and gets 2. Elbows to the chest of Goldust. Goldust fights out of the corner and hits a scoope slam. Tags are made on boht sides. Truth with some clotheslines and a scissors kick. 1-2-no Gallows breaks it up. Gallows takes out Goldust. They hit Magic Killer and pick up the win.
Winners: Gallows and Anderson
After the match they beat down Golden Truth.
Ashton Kutcher and Danny Masterson show up. Jericho and Owens run into them and Kutcher steals the list. They take a shot at Jericho for losing to Fandango at Wrestlemania. They tell Jericho and Owens they'll be ringside for the New Day match so watch out. Jericho tells them to watch................................IT!
Enzo and Cass do an in-ring segment for Susan G. Komen with 3 amazing breast cancer survivors. They are NOT S-A-W-F-T!
Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho vs. New Day
Jericho and Woods start things off. Chris tagged KO and Owens slams down Owens. Owens jumps over Woods repeatedly but then misses with the Senton. Tag to Jericho. Jericho gets hit with an elbow. Jericho tags KO. Owens gets in and wants Big E. Tag is made. Big E runs through Owens and then puts him in the corner and tackles him. Big E tries a second but misses and goes shoulder first into the steel post. Tag to Jericho. Jericho stomps away at Big E and hits a big dropkick. Jericho with right hands to Big E. Jericho is bleeding from the nose. Tag to KO and he hits the cannonball. 2 count for KO. Senton from Owens and another 2 count.
We return and KO plants Woods right onto his knee. Headlock on Woods from Owens. Woods tries for the tag but can't get it. Wicked clothesline from KO. Tag to Jericho. Jericho with chops to Woods and then puts him on the top. Woods looks to counter and does! Woods with a huge crossbody of the top! 2 count! Tag to KO who stops Woods from making the tag. Seth Rollins music hits and Seth walks out! Owens is inviting him into the ring and turns around into an enziguri! Big E and Jericho tag in! Belly to Belly! And another! Jericho to the top but gets caught in a third belly to belly! Owens runs in and hits a superkick but gets thrown out and Woods leaps over the top to take him out. Big E hits a huge splash on Jericho! KO runs in but gets decked in the face. Jericho is able to lock in the liontammer! Rollins runs down and Jericho releases his hold to get in Seth's face. Big E tags in! Midnight hour!
Winners: New Day
Rollins grabs Jericho as KO heads for the hills. Rollins hits a pedigree on Jericho as KO watches.
Stephanie comes up to Seth Rollins. She asks him what he's doing interfering in that match when he isn't medically cleared yet. He tells her, she doesn't tell him what to do anymore. Triple H turning on Seth was the second worst mistake he's ever made, the first being marrying Stephanie. If Seth is going down he'll burn this place to the ground as he goes.
Rich Swann vs. Tony Nese
Side headlock by Rich. Nese shoves him off and knocks him down. Dropkick right on the face of Tony. Nese with a shot to the gut. Nese with kicks to the gut, face, then gut again! Rich Swann with a modified hurricarana. Nese hits a cheapshot kick to the back of the head of Swann. Swann tries for the roll up but gets kicked in the back of the head. Crossface shots by Nese. Nese wraps his legs around the midsection of Swann to wear him down. Swann breaks out and starts to fight back with clotheslines and a stomp to the back of the head. Tony catches Swann in a leaping move and throws him into the ropes! Pumphandle slam by Tony for the win!
Winners: Tony Nese
Cesaro and Sheamus vs. Jobbers
Cesaro hits a deadlift suplex and then Sheamus tags himself in. Sheamus beats the jobber down and then rams him. Cesaro tags himself in but the jobber tries a sunset flip and Sheamus holds Cesaro from getting rolled. That counted as a tag. Sheamus goes to suplex jobber 1, and Cesaro runs in and leaps off the back of Sheamus and DDTs the second jobber who was running in! Sheamus hits a Brogue Kick on the first jobber for the win.
Winners: Sheamus and Cesaro
Charlotte vs. Sasha Banks for the Raw Women's Championship
Charlotte knocked Sasha down right away. Sasha gets up and knocks Charlotte out of the ring. Sasha goes for the suicide dive but Charlotte blasts her in the face before she goes through the ropes. Sasha is phased but backs up and does the suicide dive anyway! We head to break.
We return and Charlotte is in control of Sasha. Charlotte plants Sasha on her knee and then stretches her. Sasha fights back but runs right into a backbreaker and then is thrown into the corner. Banks dodges a splash in the corner. Sasha with slaps and then tackles and dropkicks. Sasha with double knees! 2 count. Sasha goes after Charlotte on the outside but gets pulled off and thrown back in. Sasha slams Charlotte's head into the turnbuckle. Sasha goes to the top but Charlotte pulls her off and Sasha's head bounces off the ropes. Big Boot from Charlotte and then a 2nd! Charlotte goes for the pin but only gets 2. Charlotte puts Sasha on the top but Sasha counters and then hits double knees off the top! 2 count! Sasha goes for the backstabber but Charlotte holds onto the ropes and sends Sasha crashing through the ropes. Charlotte to the top and she hits a BEAUTIFUL corkscrew moonsault! Back in the ring 1-2-NO! Sasha kicks out! Charlotte with slaps to the face of Sasha! Sasha counters an irish whip into the Banks Statement! Charlotte taps out!
Winner and NEW Raw Women's Champion: Sasha Banks