Hello everyone and welcome back to Wrestling News World's coverage of Monday Night Raw! I'm your host with the most for the evening, Zack Krasney. Filling in for CJ who is on vacation. We just got off Great Balls....of Fire. The SummerSlam build should begin tonight. Can't wait to see what's in store!
MONDAY NIGHT RAW RESULTS
The show opens with Big Cass who cuts a promo about dumping Enzo and beating him at Great Balls of Fire. He says people can keep doubting him but he's going to be Universal Champion one day. He says that no one is bigger than Big Cass when Big Show's music hits and cuts him off. They end up in a brawl and Big Show ends up standing tall while Cass retreats to the back.
Finn Balor vs. Elias Samson
The match was given a decent amount of time. Both men looked good throughout but in the end, Finn picked up the pinfall.
Winner: Finn Balor
The Hardy Boyz come out and cut a promo about Great Balls of Fire. They say that they're not just going to give up and call it a day just because they lost. The Club comes out and cuts them off, they tell the Hardyz that they are just a nostalgia act. Matt says they're tired, they're worn down, they're BROKEN, but they'll fight them.
Hardyz vs. The Club
The match doesn't go very long at all. The Hardyz don't get in a ton of offense before The Club picks up the win after hitting the Boot of Doom and the Magic Killer.
Winners: The Club
After the match the Revival come out and beat down the Hardy Boyz even more.
The Miz is giving away Mizies, a Miz Award Show, he gives awards to Bo Dallas, Curtis Axel, Maryse and Himself. Miz says guys like Matt and Jeff Hardy, Samoa Joe and Seth Rollins were all talk last night but Miz delivered. Ambrose comes out to interrupt and attacks the Miz gang, and Seth Rollins runs out to lend him a hand.
Backstage Ambrose catches up with Rollins and tells him he doesn't need Rollins help. This isn't going to be a Shield reunion. Rollins made sure that they'd never be a team again.
Alexa Bliss and Nia Jax vs. Sasha Banks and Bayley
A decent match but it felt very phoned in. Bayley rolled up Alexa Bliss for the win.
Winners: Sasha Banks and Bayley
Goldust cuts a Shattered Dreams video promo similar to what he's been doing recently.
Goldust vs. R-Truth
Goldust mostly in control throughout the match up. Truth with spurts of offense. But in the end Goldust picked up the pinfall victory.
Kurt Angle comes to the ring to introduce Brock Lesnar. He tells Lesnar and Heyman that he wants to talk to them about his choices for a Universal Title challenger at SummerSlam. Before he can get very far Roman Reigns music hits and he claims he should get the spot. Kurt tells him he's lucky he's not suspended after last night. Roman says he did Kurt a favor, he didn't know how to handle Braun and Brock isn't around to do anything about it. Joe's music his and Joe tells Brock that he didn't win last night, he escaped. Things get heated and Kurt makes a match for net week. Roman vs. Joe for the #1 contender spot at SummerSlam.
Kurt and Corey are backstage and it seems Kurt is going to go public next week with whatever the blackmail situation is.
Akira Towaza and Cedrick Alexander vs. Noam Dar and Neville
Akira Towaza and Cedrick picked up the pinfall after Neville had an uncomfortable landing on the ropes and Tozawa got the get some payback from last night.
Winners: Akira Towaza and Cedrick Alexander
Seth Rollins vs. Bray Wyatt
This was a fantastic match. Both men looking good throughout the match. The finish saw Bray hitting a headbutt to the injured eye of Rollins. With Seth stumbling around half blind Wyatt is able to connect with the Sister Abigail for the win.
Winner: Bray Wyatt
After the match Miz and the Miztourage come out from the crowd to attack Rollins while he's down. They start the beat down but Ambrose runs out with a steel chair to even the odds. He clears the ring.