WWE Raw Results 8/28

By JosephSpencer17 · Monday, August 28, 2017 · 1 Comments

WWE Monday Night Raw

WWE Raw is live tonight from the FedEx Forum in Memphis.

Tonight there is a much-anticipated WWE Women's Championship rematch between the new champ Sasha Banks and former champ Alexa Bliss. John Cena and Roman Reigns will make their match at No Mercy official, and Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose are expected to be in action. Refresh your browser throughout the night for updates of the show. 

We're live from Memphis as Michael Cole welcomes us. We see The Miztourage in the ring. Cole says WWE Hall of Famer Booker T isn't with us tonight because he's with his family in Houston dealing with Hurricane Harvey. Cole introduces WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler as his replacement. Corey Graves hypes tonight's show - WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar is here, John Cena vs.Roman Reigns will be made official for No Mercy and Alexa Bliss will get her rematch.

We go to the ring and WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz is out with Maryse, Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas. Miz says "Respect..." but the music interrupts and out comes RAW General Manager Kurt Angle.

Angle comes to the stage and says he thinks he knows what Miz was going to say. Angle brings up how there was no IC Title match at SummerSlam but says there will be one at No Mercy. Miz interrupts Angle and goes on about respect, and how Angle is disrespecting him. Angle says he's here to give the title the showcase it deserves. Angle announces that Miz will defend his title next week on RAW against the winner of this battle royal. It's true, it's damn true.

 

15-Man Intercontinental Title Battle Royal: The Big Show vs Matt Hardy vs Jeff Hardy vs Bo Dallas vs Curtis Axel vs Finn Bálor vs Jason Jordan vs Kalisto vs Curt Hawkins vs R-Truth vs Goldust vs Elias vs Apollo Crews vs Karl Anderson vs Luke Gallows

The music hits and out comes a clean-shaven Big Show as the first participant. Matt and Jeff Hardy are out next, followed by Finn Balor to another pop. We go to commercial. 

Back from the break and Jason Jordan is the last man out. Curt Hawkins poses in the middle of the ring but everyone turns to him and tosses him. They turn to Big Show now but he cleans house. Axel and Dallas eliminate Kalisto after Show chops him down. Show continues to dominate. Luke Gallows works on Jeff. Show works over Karl Anderson. Show with a big chop to Crews now, then Elias.

Gallows and Balor end up eliminating Show. Matt works on Jordan. Goldust works on Crews. Elias floors Balor. Goldust takes Anderson to the corner. Jordan tries to dump Jeff over the top but he hangs on. Goldust works on Elias. The Miz is barking orders to Axel and Dallas from ringside. Balor and Elias go at it. Axel and Dallas eliminate R-Truth.

Goldust fights Jordan off now. Matt unloads on Anderson while Gallows works on Jeff. Balor fights off Elias, Dallas and Axel to hang on. Goldust and Gallows go at it now. The Hardys double team Anderson some more. Goldust and Elias go at it. Goldust catches Elias in a powerslam. Anderson hits Goldust with a neckbreaker. Gallows and Anderson eliminate Goldust. We go back to commercial.

Back from the break and we see how Elias eliminates Crews during the commercial. Jordan works on Elias now. The Hardys attack Gallows and hit a double suplex. They double team Anderson next. Gallows charges but Matt pulls the top rope and Gallows is eliminated. Matt and Anderson battle on the apron now. Anderson gets eliminated. Gallows grabs Matt's leg and pulls him down. Matt has also been eliminated. They double team Matt at ringside now. Miz gets on the apron and makes sure Dallas isn't eliminated by decking Jeff and Balor as they worked on Dallas.

Jordan takes Dallas to the corner as fans boo Miz. Elias works over Jeff in the corner. Balor unloads on Axel now. Balor goes on and almost eliminates Elias but he hangs on. Balor unloads on Bo, then Jordan. Balor and Jeff come face to face in the middle of the ring to a pop. Jeff kicks Balor and goes to work on him. Balor blocks a Twist of Fate and hits a Slingblade. Balor dropkicks Bo into the corner, then nails a double dropkick to Jeff. The lights go out and the graphics flash. The lights come back on to Wyatt in the ring. He eliminates Balor. The lights come back on and Wyatt is nowhere to be seen. A shocked Balor is down at ringside.

Axel and Dallas double team Jordan but he fights them off. Jordan eliminates Axel and Dallas at the same time. Jeff takes advantage and eliminates Jordan to earn the title shot.

Winner and New #1 Contender: Jeff Hardy

 

 

 

 
Sheamus vs. Dean Ambrose The bell rings and they go right at it. Sheamus runs into a big boot in the corner. Ambrose unloads with chops in the corner. Sheamus drops Ambrose and turns it around. Ambrose clotheslines Sheamus over the top. Sheamus catches Ambrose and sends him into the barrier. We go to commercial.
Sheamus vs. Dean Ambrose

The bell rings and they go right at it. Sheamus runs into a big boot in the corner. Ambrose unloads with chops in the corner. Sheamus drops Ambrose and turns it around. Ambrose clotheslines Sheamus over the top. Sheamus catches Ambrose and sends him into the barrier. We go to commercial.

Back from the break and Ambrose goes to the top but Sheamus crotches him. Sheamus climbs up for a superplex but Ambrose resists. Ambrose headbutts Sheamus to the mat. Ambrose comes off the top but Sheamus catches him in an Irish Curse backbreaker for a 2 count. Sheamus with a Stretch Muffler submission now. Ambrose counters but Sheamus powerbombs him for a 2 count.

Sheamus goes for the Cloverleaf submission now and gets it locked. Ambrose eventually makes it to the bottom rope and breaks the hold. Sheamus with the forearms to the chest on the apron now. Sheamus goes for White Noise but Ambrose counters and turns it into a DDT. Ambrose unloads in the middle of the ring now. Sheamus with a boot to the face. Ambrose with a swinging neckbreaker for a 2 count.

Sheamus goes for the Cloverleaf submission now and gets it locked. Ambrose eventually makes it to the bottom rope and breaks the hold. Sheamus with the forearms to the chest on the apron now. Sheamus goes for White Noise but Ambrose counters and turns it into a DDT. Ambrose unloads in the middle of the ring now. Sheamus with a boot to the face. Ambrose with a swinging neckbreaker for a 2 count.

More back and forth between the two now. Sheamus goes for more forearms on the corner but Ambrose fights him. Ambrose goes to the top. Cesaro walks over for a distraction but Rollins also walks over. Sheamus climbs up with Ambrose and hits a rolling senton from the top for a close 2 count. Sheamus waits for a Brogue Kick but Ambrose avoids it. Sheamus blocks Dirty Deeds. Ambrose comes off the ropes and floors Sheamus.

Cesaro gets on the apron but Rollins runs over and pulls him off. The referee is distracted by Cesaro, allowing Rollins to springboard in with a knee to break up a White Noise attempt. Rollins immediately dives out and takes Cesaro down on the floor, leading to a Dirty Deeds from Ambrose to Sheamus for the pin.

Winner: Dean Ambrose

Backstage, Emma brags about trending on Twitter to Mickie James. James says last week give Emma CPR was trending. James says she thought it was only ok to be proud after you actually accomplish something. James tells Emma that if she can beat her James will tweet whatever Emma wants. If James wins, Emma can never say she started the women’s revolution ever again.
 
Back from the break and Elias is in the ring with a spotlight and his guitar. He introduces himself and asks who wants to walk with Elias tonight. He mentions being in the battle royal earlier and says things didn't go as planned. He has no one to blame but all of the fans. He says a long time ago WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes called him the Elvis of WWE. He talks about coming into Memphis earlier and passing Sun Records, which inspired a song. He sings "Nothing but a Bad Town" as a parody of "Nothing but a Hound Dog" by Elvis. He's interrupted by hometown star Jerry Lawler, who leaves commentary and comes to the stage. Lawler ends up introducing Pelvis Wesley (Heath Slater) from Southpaw Regional Wrestling.

Pelvis dances to the ring as Elias waits. Pelvis invites Elias to dance with him but he's not interested. Elias drops Pelvis and goes to work on him. Elias nails the Drift Away and stands over Pelvis as his music plays.

Raw Women's Champ Sasha Banks vs Alexa Bliss

Bliss goes behind Banks and rolls her up for a one count. Bliss knees Banks in the gut and attempts another pin. Banks kicks out. Banks almost locks in the Banks Statement but Bliss rolls away. Banks slams Bliss’ head into the turnbuckle. Arm bar by Banks. Dropkick by Banks sends Bliss out of the ring. Banks whips Bliss into the ropes but Bliss rolls to the outside. Banks dives off the apron with a double knee strike.

After a short break, Bliss is working a side head lock. Banks fights out of it. Bliss back breakers Banks. Bliss stands on Banks’ back and stomps on it. Bliss chokes Banks in the ropes. Modified bow and arrow by Bliss. Banks refuses to give up. Banks kicks Bliss in the head to break the hold. Banks sends Bliss head first into the turnbuckle. Banks fires up and floors Bliss with a few clotheslines. Running double knees in the corner by Banks. Banks tries it again but Bliss moves out of the way. Bliss misses a cross body off the top. Banks and Bliss trade pin attempts. Neither can get a three count. Bliss hits a WMD like right hand on Bliss. Bliss hits a sunset bomb for a long two count. Bliss throws a mini tantrum on the mat. Bliss misses insult to injury. Shining Wizard for a two count by Banks. Banks floors Bliss with a high knee in the corner. Running double knees by Banks. Banks goes up top but Bliss cuts Banks off. Bliss slams Banks’ head on the top turnbuckle. Superplex by Bliss. Bliss tries to pin Banks but Banks locks in the Banks Statement. Bliss turns it into a pin. Banks kicks out. Banks goes for the Banks Statment again. Bliss sends Banks throat first on the top rope. Bliss hits the DDT for the win.

Winner: New Raw Women's Champ Alexa Bliss

 

 



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