WWE RAW Results (9/19) – We are live from the SAP Center in San Jose, California, as Seth Rollins makes his way to the ring for our first match of the night. Bobby Lashely is next!
WWE United States Championship
Bobby Lashley vs. against Seth Rollins
They lock up and Lashley pushes Seth away. Rollins with a waist lock into a side head lock. Lashley tosses Rollins into the corner to escape the hold. Seth with a kick and side head lock. Lashley sends Rollins face first to the mat. Rollins gets in Bobby’s face and pie faces him. Seth goes to the floor and then he kicks Lashley. Lashley catches Rollins on a suicide dive. Rollins escapes being run into the ring post and sends Lashley into the ring post. Lashley catches Rollins off the ropes and applies the full nelson but Lashley is sent into the turnbuckles. Rollins with a super kick and Black Out but Lashley pushes up to block it. Lashley with a clothesline that sends Rollins to the floor. Lashley goes to the floor and hits a Braun Strowman choo choo train running shoulder.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Rollins works on the arm. Lashley tries to get a rollup and gets a near fall. Rollins with forearms to the arm and a divorce court. Rollins with sling blade for a near fall. Rollins with an arm bar. Rollins escapes a slam and gets to the apron and drops the arm on the top rope. Rollins with a springboard knee to the shoulder and head for a near fall. Rollins with a snap mare and leg drop to the arm. Rollins returns to the arm submission. Rollins with a triangle as Lashley escapes the arm submission. Lashley with a one arm power bomb. Rollins escapes a power bomb and Lashley goes to the floor when Rollins drops down. Rollins with a suicide dive and then he hits a second one. Lashley gets Rollins up and then runs Rollins into the ring post.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Rollins runs into an elbow. Lashley with clotheslines in the corner followed by back elbows. Lashley with a running shoulder into the corner followed by a neck breaker. Lashley with a kick and Dominator for a near fall. Lashley sets for a spear and Rollins with a knee. Lashley with a flatliner and he gets a near fall. Rollins drops Lashley’s arm on the top rope. Rollins goes up top and Lashley with a punch to stop him. Lashley sets for a superplex but Rollins with a rake of the eyes and Rollins with a buckle bomb. Rollins goes up top for a frog splash and a near fall. Rollins with a crossface on Lashley. Lashley powers out of the hold but Rollins with elbows to the head. Rollins sets for a Pedigree but Lashley wtih a back drop. Lashley drops down when Rollins goes for a sunset flip. Lashley with a running power slam. Lashley goes for a spear but Rollins catches him in a Pedigree for a near fall.
Rollins goes up top for a Phoenix Splash but Lashley moves and Rollins rolls through. Rollins misses Black Out and Lashley applies the full nelson. Rollins gets to the turnbuckles and leans back and rolls over for a near fall but Lashley holds on to the full nelson but they land on the referee. Rollins with a back kick to the groinal area.
Matt Riddle’s music plays and he comes to the ring and Rollins forgets he is in the ring with Bobby Lashley. Riddle stops short.
Lashley with a spear for the three count.
Winner: Bobby Lashley
– We take a look back at the Women’s Tag Title match from last week.
– We see a limo arrive at the building and The Bayley Bunch emerge.
We go to commercial.
– We are back with the story about War Games at Survivor Series.
In the Arena:
Bayley, Iyo Sky, and Dakota Kai make their way to the ring.
Bayley says that their Bay Area hero is here. She feels they can do a little homecoming celebration together. Bayley says she is talkiing about the three of them, not anyone else in the building. Bayley demands respect because they are in the presence of champions because the Sharks can’t get it done.
Iyo says they are in control now. Iyo speaks in Japanese. Bayley thanks them for believing in her vision.
Dakota says they needed each other. This division needs them. They don’t need Asuka, Alexa Bliss, and Bianca Belair. They were once the face of this division, but now they are in control of nothing. Asuka was a warrior, Alexa looks like she had a lobotomy. Bianca has phoned it in since she didn’t know what it was like to be pinned until Clash at the Castle. There is nothing left for them to do but pack it up and go home.
Bianca Belair’s music interrupts and she comes to the ring with Alexa Bliss and Asuka.
Bianca says they weren’t intending on crashing their party, but then you had to go run your mouths again. Bianca says she can’t let them disrespect them like that. They have to teach them some respect.
Bayley asks Bianca if she has any patience. She calls Bianca impulsive and that she needs to watch the long game and the big picture. Bayley says this isn’t the time she wants the title so they aren’t fighting. Bayley asks what Alexa and Asuka are doing here because they don’t fit in the picture.
Alexa tells Bayley to be careful what she says and does. Bayley says that was biting but she thought that Lilly was the one that bites. She calls Alexa a shell of the old Alexa.Alexa says she would love to torment Bayley so why not have a match tonight. Alexa says Lilly bites and so does she.
Bayely goes after Alexa but Alexa punches Bayley and then Iyo and Dakota pull Bayley to the floor.
– Austin Theory is in the back getting ready to face Kevin Owens.
We go to commercial.
Austin Theory vs. Kevin Owens
Theory knocks Owens off the apron as Kevin enters the ring. Theory sends Owens into the ringside barrier and then Theory returns to the ring. Owens gets back to his feet but he limps to the ring. Kevin rolls into the ring and the referee asks Kevin if he wants to go and Kevin says to start the match.
Owens with punches to Theory followed by chops in the corner. Theory with kicks to Owens in the corner and then he chokes him in the corner. Theory chokes Owens again. Owens with a clothesline and back senton. Owens sets for a cannonball but Theory gets to the floor. Theory runs Owens into the apron and the announce table. Theory tries to send Owens into the ring steps but Owens stops Theory and sends Theory into the steps and announce table. Owens gets back into the ring and then Owens breaks the referee’s count. Theory trips Owens on the apron and hits a neck breaker off the apron.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Owens with a forearm and he sends Theory into the turnbuckles. Owens sends Theory into the turnbuckles. Owens misses a cannonball when Theory moves out of the corner. Theory gets a near fall. Theory with a reverse chin lock. Theory with a take down and he gets a near fall. Owens with punches and a DDT. Owens with punches and a reverse atomic drop and punches. Owens with a clothesline in the corner followed by another one for a near fall. Theory avoids a pop up power bomb and stunner. Theory with an elbow. Owens escapes A Town Down. Theory wtih an elbow and Owens with a super kick. Owens goes up top and hits a swanton for a near fall.
Owens pulls Theory into the corner and Owens goes up top but Theory with a forearm to stop Owens. Owens slaps Theory and Theory punches back. They exchange punches on the turnbuckles and Owens punches Theory off the turnbuckles to the mat. Theory with a punch and Theory sets for a superplex but Owens blocks it and sets for a fisherman’s buster but Theory escapes. Owens with punches and a head butt to knock Theory to the mat. Owens misses a double jump moonsault and Theory with a rolling blockbuster for a near fall. Theory with a package shoulder breaker for a near fall. Theory with more near falls.
Johnny Gargano has Austin’s briefcase and Theory turns into a super kick from Owens. Owens with a cannonball and then hits a pop up power bomb for the three count.
Winner: Kevin Owens
After the match, Gargano enters the ring and he holds the briefcase for Theory to take. Gargano drops it on Austin’s Theories.
– We take a look at what happened last week between Seth Rollins and Matt Riddle followed by Matt Riddle’s interaction with THE Judgment Day.
Riddle walks in the back and Kevin Patrick ambushes him to ask Matt about what he did to Seth. Riddle says that is payback for last week. He says he will hunt down Seth every day until he gets his rematch. Kevin asks about his tag match tonight. Riddle says he knows about sweet vengeance so he wants to help Rey. He says that THE Judgment Day look like the goth kids from South Park so he wants to help Rey out tonight.
We go to commercial.
– We are back with how we got Logan Paul versus Roman Reigns for Crown Jewel.
The Brawling Brutes vs. The Street Profits
Ridge Holland and Butch make their way to the ring and Butch says tonight is Fight Night. Ridge says you will get used to them when they become the tag champions and run this division. Whether it is Monday or Friday…
The Street Profits interrupt and make their way to the aisle.
Dawkins congratulates them on their win. Ford says that was amazing. Ford introduces themselves to Butch and Ridge. You earned a chance to become the new tag team champions with your win on Smackdown over three other teams. While you beat those other teams, Dawkins says they haven’t beat them.
Holland says Butch is ready for a fight and he is ready for a scrap so let’s do business.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Ridge and Dawkins start things off and Hollands with a nerve hold and he rakes at the face and connects with an elbow to the nose. Holland with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Dawkins floats over on an Irish whip and then he gives Holland a shoulder tackle but Ridge stays on his feet. Dawkins with a back elbow and Ford tags in. Ford with a cross body for a near fall. Ford with a wrist lock and Holland with a forearm. Butch tags in. Butch works on the hand with a wrist lock but Ford escapes and he back hands Butch. Ford avoids Butch and then he lands on his feet. Ford with an Irish whip but Butch gets his boots up. Ford floats over and hits a drop kick. Dawkins tags in and they hit a double belly-to-back suplex for a near fall. Dawkins works on the leg but Butch grabs the ankle and stomps on it.
Butch puts the hand on the mat and stomps on the upper arm. Holland tags in and kicks Dawkins. Ridge goes for a suplex but Dawkins blocks it. Dawkins with a punch and Ford tags in and kicks Ridge. Ford goes up top and hits a cross body and then knocks Butch off the apron. Ford lands on his feet on a belly-to-back suplex attempt. Ford with a series of kicks and an enzuigiri. Holland with a clothesline and Butch tags in. Butch with a knee drop to the chest and he kicks Dawkins off the apron. Butch with a drop kick to Ford. Holland tags back in and they connect with forearms across the chest while Ford hangs in the ropes. Hollands suplexes Ford back into the ring for a near fall.
Holland with a forearm and Butch tags in. They stretch Ford in the ropes and alternate forearms across the chest. Butch with a running forearm to the back of the head and Ford goes to the floor.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Butch kicks the arm. Holland tags in and he drops a knee to the back of the head. Ford with punches and Holland traps the arms and head butts Ford. Butch tags in and he kicks Ford in the head many times. Butch with a wrist lock and Ford with a punch. Ford grabs the hand and hits a DDT. Both men are down and then both men tag in. Dawkins with clotheslines but Holland with a punch. Dawkins with a corkscrew back elbow and a twisting splash into the corner. Dawkins with an enzugiri followed by Silencer for a near fall. Butch comes in and Ford with an enzuigiri to Butch. Butch kicks Ford to the floor. Dawkins with a forearm to Butch. Butch tags in and hits an enzuigiri to Dawkins for a near fall. Holland tags in and they hit a power slam and neck breaker combination for a near fall.
Holland sets for an Alabama Slam but Dawkins blocks it and both men with clotheslines and they both go down. Butch tags in and Butch with a triangle. Dawkins picks up Butch with one arm and Ford tags in and they hit a Doomsday Blockbuster for a near fall. Ford with a waist lock on Butch. Butch with a standing switch. Ford with a standing switch and Butch lands on his feet. Butch with a kick and Dawkins with a shoulder tackle. Holland tags in and Dawkins with a shoulder tackle to send Holland to the floor. Ford with a flip dive onto Holland and Butch. Dawkins tags in and they set for the Doomsday Blockbuster but Butch grabs Ford’s fingers and pulls them to send Ford to the floor. Butch tags in and they set for a kick to the head from Butch and a power slam from Holland for the three count.
Winners: The Brawling Brutes
– We take a look back at last week’s match between Edge and Dominik Mysterio.
Sarah is in the back with Rey Mysterio. She asks Rey about what happened last week to Edge and if there is an update or what the situation is with him and Dominik. Rey says he could have stopped THE Judgment Day from warping his mind if he knew about the resentment. He says Edge is not out of the fight. Rey says he hopes his son will come back to their family. Rey says he will never give up on his family. He tells Dominik everything he did was for him. To provide him with a life he never had before. Opportunities he only dreamed of. A legacy for you to carry on, only if you wanted to. He says there is nothing to say about Priest and Finn.
Riddle shows up and says it is time to take care of The Judgment Day.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Johnny Gargano walks in the back and he is stopped by Chad Gable and Otis. Chad says that he did not appreciate what Johnny did to his friend Austin. He says that Gargano made the biggest mistake in his career. Austin has strength in numbers. When you miss with Theory, you mess with Alpha Academy.
Kevin Owens shows up. Kevin says Johnny had his back earlier. If you have an issue with Johnny, you have a problem with him. Chad suggests about a tag match for next week. Kevin says that works out great because he beat Chad in Toronto. Kevin says he loves beating Chad in his home country, and next week Raw is in Edmonton, so you are on. Chad wants to push it back a week but Kevin says the challenge was made.
In The Arena:
The Judgment Day comes to the ring and they have something to say.
Rhea tells everyone to settle down. Last week, they took out everyone who was in front of them and proved to everyone that they run Raw. Now, with Dominik by their side, no one is going to stop them. Especially now that he is all man.
Finn says Rhea is right that Dominik is a man. He is a brave man. It takes a lot of bravery to stand up your enemies but it takes more to stand up to your father and that is what Dominik has done.
Priest says that he loves Dominik. You are talking about a man who no longer walks in a shadow. You are talking about a man who will fight his own battles. He proved it last week when he faced Edge one-on-one. Priest points out that Dom is standing here and Finn says Edge isn’t standing at all. Priest says that Edge is beat up, sad, and injured. Rhea says that Papi is proud.
Dominik thanks Rhea. Everyone in The Judgment Day tells the crowd to show Dominik respect. Dominik says he is very proud too. He could not be prouder to stand next to his new family. His real family, The Judgment Day.
Finn says that is so beautiful. He says they are having a moment and they need to celebrate it with a family portrait. Finn says they are having a great time in the Bay Area.
Riddle’s music interrupts Balor’s comments and he’s joyined by Rey Mysterio. They both head to the ring as we go to commercial.
Rey Mysterio and Matt Riddle vs. Damian Priest and Finn Balor
Riddle and Balor start things off and they lock up. Balor with forearms to the back and he sends Riddle into the turnbuckles and kicks him. Balor with a punch and Priest tags in. Priest with a punch and he sends Riddle into the corner and chops him. Balor tags in and Riddle floats over and kicks Balor. Riddle with a series of gutwrench suplexes. Rey tags in and they hit a double leg drop for a near fall. Rey with a kick and head scissors take down. Priest tags in and Rey kicks Priest in the leg. Rey with a cross body but Priest catches him. Rey escapes but Priest with a clothesline. Priest chokes Rey in the ropes and then he sends Rey into the turnbuckles. Balor chokes Rey while the referee deals with Riddle. Priest with an elbow into the corner. Balor tags in and kicks Rey. Balor chokes Rey in the ropes. Balor with a snap mare and kick to the back for a near fall. Finn with a reverse chin lock.
Rey with a jaw breaker and Balor with a back elbow for a near fall. Priest tags in and kicks Rey and then hits snake eyes for a near fall. Balor tags in and snap mares Rey and then applies a reverse chin lock. Balor with a suplex and then he goes for the Three Amigos on Rey but Rey blocks the third one and hits a suplex of his own. Rey with an enzuigiri and Riddle tags in. Riddle with a series of kicks followed by a knee. Riddle with a Pele Kick to Priest. Riddle with forearms to Balor and Priest in the corner. Riddle with an exploder to Balor and a German suplex to Priest. Balor avoids a moonsault but Riddle with a back senton for a near fall. Riddle goes up top and he lands on his feet on a moonsault. Priest tags in and Riddle with a kick and clothesline into the corner. Riddle knocks Balor down on the apron and then Priest with a punch to Riddle. Riddle gets to the apron and he kicks Balor on the floor. Priest with a choke slam onto the apron.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Balor with a reverse chin lock and a back elbow. Balor sends Riddle to the floor and Rhea gives Riddle a belly-to-back suplex on the floor. Priest tags in and Balor with a back breaker. Priest with a leg drop and he gets a near fall. Priest stretches Riddle. Priest with a back heel kick and then Balor with a scissors kick for a near fall. Priest tags in and punches Riddle. Priest stretches Riddle. Priest with a forearm to the back. Riddle with a round kick to the temple and Riddle with a Bro 2 Sleep. Both men are down. Balor and Rey tag in and Balor with a sunset flip but Rey rolls through and drop kicks Balor because you don’t sunset flip Rey. Rey with a kick and a seated splash off the turnbuckles. Rey drop kicks Priest into the announce table. Balor with a kick and punch. Rey with a springboard cross body for a near fall. Rey punches Balor from the turnbuckles but Dominik’s glare distracts him and Balor drops Rey on the turnbuckles. Rey with a kick.
Rey with a victory roll that sends Rey into the ropes but Priest pulls Rey to the floor. Riddle kicks Priest and hits a twisting Asai moonsault on Priest. Rey kicks Balor into the ropes and hits a 619. Rey goes up top for a frog splash but Rhea gets on the apron and Seth Rollins attacks Riddle. Rey grabs a chair from Rollins and Seth goes into the crowd. Rey checks on Riddle and Dominik stands in front of Rey and dares Rey to hit him with the chair. Dominik even gets in the submissive position on his knees. Rey does not hit Dominik and goes into the ring. Balor with Sling Blade and Priest tags in and hits a choke slam. Balor tags in and hits Coup de Grace for the three count.
Winners: Damian Priest and Finn Balor
– We take a look back at Dexter Lumis breaking and entering into Miz’ house last week.
– The Miz and Tommaso Ciampa walk in the back as we go to commercial.
We are back and Riddle and Rollins have to be separated by officials. Seth tells Riddle if he wants a rematch, he’s got it. Riddle says it will happen at Extreme Rules in a Fight Pit.
Miz and Tommaso Ciampa are in the ring for MizTV. Miz welcomes everyone to MizTV. He mentions he was not on last week’s Raw because of a deranged mad man. It is one thing to attack me or to cost me the US Championship. He crossed the line when he set foot in his home. What kind of lunatic breaks into your home and draws a picture of your family and then leaves. You do not walk into my home uninvited. I am sick of looking over my shoulder. Two days ago, I celebrated my daughter’s third birthday and I couldn’t help but think that Dexter was in one of the costumes. Miz says he punched one of them in front of the children. Miz wants to know why him. Miz tells Dexter to come out and meet him face to face. Dexter does not come out and Miz says this is what he expected.
Something comes up through the mat and opens a hole while Miz calls Dexter a weak minded sociopath and that he will kick Dexter’s ass. Miz walks around the ring and does not notice the hole behind him. Dexter rises from under the ring and he grabs Miz by the leg and tries to pull him into Little People’s Court. Ciampa makes the save and Lumis goes after Ciampa but Ciampa gets away from Lumis. Miz looks in the hole and sees Lumis. Miz and Ciampa get out of the ring.
We go to commercial.
– We are back with a look at next week’s show which will feature Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano versus Alpha Academy. Matt Riddle will face Damian Priest.
We go to the back where The Judgment Day is ambushed by Kevin Patrick. Kevin asks about what they have done to the Mysterio family and Edge. Rhea says it is time to celebrate. Dominik says maybe he should check on his dad. He pauses and then laughs. Dominik says they need to celebrate the way Priest knows how to. Priest says Riddle didn’t get enough of an ass kicking tonight so he will do it next week.
They walk and then Finn stops them and says he has this as we see AJ Styles on the phone.
Finn asks AJ if he is fading him since they haven’t spoken in a while. AJ says they haven’t talked since Finn joined Judgment Day and turned his back on him. Finn says he never turned his back on AJ. AJ says he has had Finn’s back but he won’t join The Judgment Day. Finn says he is here to talk to a friend while AJ looks like he is looking for a fight. Finn says he knows AJ isn’t looking for a fight and he asks for some love. Finn says the offer still stands and then he walks away.
– We have a video package for Alexa Bliss as we go to commercial.
Alexa Bliss vs. Bayley
Bayley with an arm drag. Alexa with a reverse chin lock and Bayley backs Alexa into the corner. Alexa trips Bayley and then Bayley sends Alexa to the apron. Bayley misses a clothesline and Alexa trips Bayley. Bayley slaps Alexa and it angers her. Alexa blocks a slap and then slams the arm into the mat and drops a series of knees on the arm. Bayley drops Alexa on the top turnbuckle and sends Alexa to the mat. Bayley with a punch. Bayley with an arm bar. Bayley with a hip toss and she gets a near fall. Bayley with a knee to the back. Bayley chokes Alexa in the ropes and then Dakota teases a punch while the referee is not looking. Alexa with punches but Bayley with a knee to the midsection. Bayley with a head lock but Alexa sends Bayley into the ropes with a head scissors. Alexa with knees to the back and she stomps on Bayley’s head.
Alexa hangs in the ropes on an Irish whip and Bayley with a boot. Alexa avoids a cutter in the ropes. Alexa rolls under Bayley and goes for a sunset flip. Bayley blocks it and she sends Alexa’s knee into the apron. Bayley with a Northern Lariat and she gets a near fall. Alexa rolls to the floor and Iyo and Dakota taunt her since it is on their side of the ringside area. Bayley sends Alexa into the announce table and then Bayley puts Alexa on the announce table. Alexa kicks Bayley away and Alexa with a cannonball off the table onto Bayley.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Bayley with a spinning toe hold. The lights go out for a moment while both women hit clotheslines. Bayley clips Alexa and kicks the hamstring. Bayley chokes Alexa in the ropes. Bayley with a step over toe hold and Alexa kicks Bayley away. Alexa with an elbow and boot. Alexa with forearms and a Thesz Press off the turnbuckles followed by punches. Alexa with a kick and knee followed by a drop kick. Alexa blocks a kick and sends Bayley to the mat. Alexa with a double knee drop and a senton for a near fall. Alexa with a cross body for a near fall. Alexa with a crucifix for a near fall. Alexa with an inside cradle for a near afll. Bayley with a rollup for a near fall.
Alexa blocks a belly-to-belly suplex and gets a near fall with a rollup. Bayley with a knee and belly-to-belly suplex for a near fall. Bayley puts Alexa on the turnbuckles and Alexa knocks Bayley off the turnbuckles and hits Code Red for a near fall. Bayley blocks a tornado DDT and gets a near fall with her feet on the ropes but Bianca pushes the feet off. Bianca is sent into the ring post by Iyo. Asuka with a spinning back fist to Dakota but misses a hip attack against the ropes. Bayley sends Alexa into teh ropes and Alexa with a kick and DDT. Alexa goes to the turnbuckles and Dakota gets on the apron and Iyo hits Alexa in the back of the leg. Bayley with Rose Plant for the three count.
After the match, The Bayley Bunch attack Alexa and then they turn their attention to Asuka. They hit an assisted quebrada on Asuka. Bianca coems in and she takes care of Dakota and Bayley. Iyo and Dakota attack Bianca when Bianca goes for a Glam Slam. Bayley with a forearm to Bianca while Iyo and Dakota hold her. Bayley with Rose Plant to Bianca.
Bayley says she is in control now. She gets what she wants when she wants. She says she wants the Raw Women’s Championship at Extreme Rules.
Damage CTRL poses over Bianca as we go to credits.