There are a lot of remarkable scenarios that took place on this week’s WWE Monday Night Raw. The battle between various champions and contenders were held at FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee. A new competitor for the Universal Championship was determined. Dean Ambrose grabbed on Seth Rollins and Bobby Lashley in a Triple Threat competition. John Cena also takes part in the game and the new women tag team championships were declared.
Through this article, we are going to provide you with the results and the highlights from the show, so let’s have a look….
WWE Monday Night Raw Results
- Sasha Banks and Ronda Rousey overthrow Tamina and Nia Jax
- The Revival beat Lucha House Party
- Bayley, Natalya, and Nikki Cross conquest The Riott Squad
- Finn Balor beat Jinder Mahal
- For Intercontinental Championship title, Bobby Lashley beat Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins
- Finn Balor conquests John Cena, Drew McIntyre, and Baron Corbin. He will be facing Brock Lesnar for the Universal title at Royal Rumble.
Braun Strowman kicks off RAW
At the beginning of the Monday night RAW the WWE Chairman, Vince McMahon arrives on the site in his car. Strowman arrives at the ring and build-ups his competition against Brock Lesnar at Royal Rumble. Baron Corbin intrudes Strowman and said that he can never defeat Lesnar. This irritates Braun and brings him to anger and made him chase Corbin in the backstage.
Sunil Singh tried to get in the way but he throws him on the table. Elias told Strowman that the Corbin is hiding inside the car but Corbin was not opening the door, so, Strowman breaks the door.
It is then discovered that the car belongs to Vince McMahon and Strowman was stripped of his Royal Rumble Universal Championship competition against Lesnar. Strowman got very annoyed and in anger, he flips over Vince McMahon’s car. The Police then escorted him out of the building. We can say that it was the coming back of the “Real” Strowman.
Sasha Banks and Ronda Rousey defeats Nia Jax and Tamina
It was an ordinary Tag Team match, at first Banks and Rousey were beaten up from Jax and Tamina. But in the end, the situation got changed; Sasha locks in the Banks Statement to tap out Tamina.
After the match, Charly Caruso interviews Sasha and Ronda in the ring, where Rousey said that she compliments Banks but a victory over her at Rumble would be her utmost achievement. Banks was not happy about Rousey statement and said that she is not the single one who can get individuals to tap out. They have an immense argument at the backstage where Bayley and Natalya have to come up for stopping the argument.
The Revival defeats Lucha House Party
Up next, was The Revival face off against Lucha House Party,
Dash Wilder and Kalisto fought first, and after few minutes the face of was between Gran Metalik and Kalisto. Revival sustained to make their situation for a title round after beating Kalisto and Gran Metallik in a tag team contest.
Fatal 4-Way: Chance for the Universal Championship
After Strowman was removed out of the Lesnar match, McMahon declares that he is looking for a competitor for the Universal Championship. After which 4 contenders, John Cena, Drew McIntyre, Finn Balor, and Baron Corbin mark their gears for a chance. Vince declares that a Fatal 4 Way will decide that contender who will face off Lesnar for the Universal Championship.
Finn Balor defeats Jinder Mahal
Previous WWE champion Jinder Mahal asked Vince for a chance to fight against Lesnar. Vince gave him a chance and fixed a match against Finn Balor to choose who will go to the Fatal 4 Way. Jinder beats Finn Balor for most of the majority in that combat but at the end, with so much of odds, Balor defeats the Mahal.
Bobby Lashley becomes the new Intercontinental champion
Opponents connected and deceived each other all through the match. The Triple Threat competition was an amazing one as all the contestants got their A game. Seth Rollins was at his high-flying best, Ambrose was spiteful and Lashley carried the power game. Ultimately, the game was held and it was Lashley who walked out of the ring holding Intercontinental Champion title after placing Ambrose through a lance and holding him.
Women’s Tag-Team titles announced
Alexa Bliss in her “Moment of Bliss” section announced the new titles for women’s tag-team. She declares that the first champion will be declared at the Elimination Chamber. Three teams from Raw and three teams from SmackDown is going to take part in the match and the victor will turn out to be the first Women’s Tag Team champion.
Finn Balor won Fatal 4-Way
Finn Balor took his chance for contending for Universal Championship and win the Fatal 4 Way after defeating other three contender that is John Cena, Drew McIntyre, and Baron Corbin. He will now face off against Brock Lesnar at Royal Rumble. After the match, John Cena then put over and said that he has earned his esteem and Vince also have faith in him. The match is going to take place at Royal Rumble on 27 January 2019.