Welcome to this week's WWE Raw "Open Thread" featuring streaming live results and your discussion from the Amway Center in Orlando.
WWE Raw Results
Monday, April 3, 2017
From the Amway Center in Orlando, FL
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
The show opens with a recap video on Roman Reigns beating The Undertaker last night.
The crowd chants "Undertaker" for a few minutes before Roman finally enters to resounding boos. The crowd even chants "f*** you Roman." After 14 minutes of Raw, he says "This is my yard now" and walks off.
1) Raw Tag Team Championship Match: The Hardy Boyz (c) def. Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson in 10:40 when Matt hit Twist of Fate and Jeff landed the Swanton Bomb on Gallows.
The Hardy's will be on Raw Talk later tonight. New Universal Champion Brock Lesnar will appear. Rollins & Jericho vs. Joe & Owens is announced.
We see see photos from Seth Rollins slaying Triple H.
Neville cuts a promo on beating Austin Aries but is soon interrupted by Mustafa Ali.
2) Neville def. Mustafa Ali via the Rings of Saturn in 10:26. These two worked a really good match. Ali looked great in defeat.
Vince McMahon comes out and says we need to shake things up around here. We see footage of Steph going through the table at Mania. He says she's going to be out for some time. With no GM or Commissioner... Teddy Long comes out! Vince has his music cut and informs Teddy it's not him. "My bad... holla, holla, holla!" Vince then welcomes Kurt Angle as the new GM! We will see some kind of superstar shake-up next week for the brands.
The New Day comes out to issue an open challenge and out walk... The Revival!
2) The Revival def. The New Day with a Shatter Machine on Xavier in 8 minutes. After the match, Dash & Dawson laid out Kofi Kingston
Backstage, Enzo & Cass meet Kurt Angle in his office. Angle books them in a #1 Contender's match against Sheamus & Cesaro tonight.
3) Bayley, Sasha Banks & Dana Brooke def. Emma, Nia Jax & Charlotte when Sasha made Charlotte tap out to the Banks Statement in 10 minutes. After the match, Sasha and Bayley had tension. Nia Jax attacked Charlotte as Emma dodged the ring.
Backstage, Angle talks to Sami Zayn. Jinder Mahal interrupts and stated he should've won the battle royal and demands justice. Angle books a match between the two.
Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar come out. Heyman talks about Goldberg taking the Ultimate Thrill Ride through south central Suplex City. Heyman talks about Roman and Brock needing to face each other. Luckily, he gets interrupted by Braun Strowman! Strowman says Brock has his attention. Lesnar lays his title down but Braun walks out.
Charly interviews Chris Jericho backstage and announces he'll get his US Title rematch against Owens at Payback. Jericho cuts a fiery promo about this raucous Raw. Jericho goes to put Owens' finger on the list and KO attacks him. Samoa Joe joins in and they send Jericho through a table.
4) #1 Contender's Match: Sheamus & Cesaro def. Enzo & Cass via pinfall in 9:34.
5) Sami Zayn def. Jinder Mahal via the Helluva Kick in two minutes.
6) Finn Balor & Seth Rollins def. Kevin Owens & Samoa Joe via Coup de Grace in 12:06.
Balor and Rollins celebrate in the ring to end the show.