- Bayley def. Charlotte
- Bo Dallas def. Kyle Roberts
- Seth Rollins def. Chris Jericho
- Sheamus def. Cesaro
- The Shining Stars def. Enzo Amore and Big Cass
- Nia Jax def. Ann Esposito
- Darren Young def. Jinder Mahal
- Braun Strowman def. Sin Cara
- Kevin Owens def. Sami Zayn
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW - SEPTEMBER 5, 2016
Last Monday: WWE Universal Championship Main Event from last week's Raw.
Earlier Today: Stephanie is on the phone planning Kevin Owens' celebration. Mick Foley walks in and demands to know why she hasn't returned any phone calls or emails and that Triple H made him look like a fool last Monday. Stephanie asks him who he thinks he's talking to and reminds Stephanie of the first night she met him and Stephanie says she was embarassed by her husband. Foley says he believes her because if he doesn't that would make her a real good liar and a really bad person and he can't believe that.
Welcome to WWE Monday Night Raw. Raw this week comes to us from the Sprint Centre Arena in Kansas City, Missouri and we kick things off with Mick Foley and Stephanie McMahon in the ring and they welcome the new Universal Champion Kevin Owens who makes his way out to the ring
The crowd starts chanting "You Deserve This". Stephanie says she's glad he likes the celebration because he deserves it. Owens says Stephanie is right he deserves it but more importantly he deserves the Universal Champion and when Raw went off the air last week the fans were chanting "You Deserve This" and they were right but what he doesn't deserve is a crowd of idiots hijacking his show and all they're accomplishing is making the show about themselves.
Owens says the fans aren't great or special. He is great and special and doesn't need anyone to tell him. He's known since the moment he first stepped into the ring. Last week, he beat 3 superstars but at last minute Triple H showed up and gave him a nudge. He did 98% of the work but Triple H just gave him that small push putting him at the top and tonight Monday Night Raw is officially The KEvin Owens Show
Seth Rollins storms out to the ring and Owens demands to know why he's out here. Rollins tells Owens to shut up this isn't about him and demands to know how Stephanie could do this to him. Owens tells Rollins it IS about him. It's the Kevin Owens Show. Rollins says he has no problem with Rollins but tonight not even Triple H will be able to help him
Rollins accuses Foley of being in Stephanie's pocket but Foley says he's not in her pocket but has her back. Rollins says if they want to hitch their wagon to Owens he'll be the one to burn it to the ground and Triple H and Stephanie will be on their knees. Owens says since Rollins returned it seems The Architect has only been designing blueprints for failure
Rollins attacks Owens and Stephanie tells him he's suspended but Foley says no he's not. The crowd starts chanting "Foley!". Foley says this is Monday Night Raw they don't hand out suspensions when someone was wronged. They hand out rematches. When he was made General Manager he was told he'd be able to make matches and asks her to respect that and let him make a match. Foley makes it official. Seth Rollins will face Kevin Owens at Clash Of Champions in Indianapolis in three weeks.
Up Next: Bayley vs Charlotte
Backstage: Stephanie tells Foley he may have the authority to make matches but if he ever usurps her authority again he'll be out. Foley says he did it to prevent people from talking about her. Owens walks in and says Foley rewards Rollins by giving him a rematch after he attacked Owens. Foley says tonight Owens has a match against Sami Zayn. Chris Jericho walks in and demands to know who Foley thinks he is and how dare he disrespect Owens and calls Foley a stupid idiot asking if Rollins is a Holy Foley fan. Foley says this stupid idiot is putting Jericho in a match tonight against Seth Rollins
Earlier Tonight: Charlotte tells Dana she becomes the company she keeps and tells Dana to take a clipboard and take notes on how she's going to beat Bayley
BAYLEY VS CHARLOTTE
Charlotte backs Bayley in the corner. Lock up again and a waistlock take down by Charlotte into a nearfall. Waistlock by Bayley and Charlotte hits a back elbow. Bayley tries to fight back and Charlotte goes to work on the arm.
Bayley with an irish whip delivering a series of armdrags. Bayley back to work on the arm and Charlotte hits a knee to the midsection as Charlotte bounces Bayley off the turnbuckle.
Bayley gets bounced off the turnbuckle repeatedly which fires Bayley up and it's Bayley who turns the tables bouncing Charlotte's head off the turnbuckle. Charlotte slides to the outside. Bayley with a dropkick to Charlotte sending her back into the ring. Charlotte again slides to the outside and Charlotte floors Bayley as Raw goes to break
Back from break, Charlotte still in control with a single leg Boston Crab. Bayley tries to fight back but Charlotte continously working over the leg.
Bayley with a nearfall out of nowhere. Charlotte with chops in the corner to Bayley. Bayley is seated on the top rope. Bayley connects with a springboard elbow and Bayley unloading with forearms and axehandles. Tackle in the corner and Dana Brooke pulls Charlotte out of the corner. Dropkick to Dana by Bayley. Bayley turns Charlotte around and delivers the Bayley to Belly for the three count
The winner of the match: Bayley
Tonight: Seth Rollins vs Chris Jericho; Sami Zayn vs Kevin Owens
Video: Highlights from the Cruiserweight Classic
Backstage: Charlotte scolds Dana blaming her for the loss to Bayley
BO DALLAS VS KYLE ROBERTS
Dallas unloads on Roberts delivering a series of kneedrops and knee strikes to Roberts. Dallas hooks Roberts up and hits the Roll Of The Dice for the three count
The winner of the match: Bo Dallas
Backstage: Jeri-KO are walking and Jericho says he's going to beat Seth Rollins tonight. Owens tells Jericho to go after the knee. Jericho says Owens is the longest reigning Universal Champion and he's going to beat Rollins and says Owens is his best friend and Rollins is just an ass
Earlier Tonight: Kevin Owens celebration
SETH ROLLINS VS CHRIS JERICHO
Rollins with a dropkick out of the gate going after Jericho. Chops to Jericho and Rollins stomping away at Jericho. Irish whip by Rollins and Jericho slides to the outside. Rollins launches himself through the ropes with a suicide dive to Jericho
Right hand to Jericho. Another chop to Jericho and Rollins goes after Jericho with a vengeance. Kneestrike to the midsection. Jericho back in the ring delivers a knee to Rollins. Jericho turns the tables as he unloads on Rollins.
Irish whip to Rollins and Rollins explodes with a clothesline. Right hands by Rollins to Jericho. Rollins tosses Jericho to the outside and whips him into the barricade.
Rollins slides back into the ring long enough to break the count and goes right back to work on Jericho. Rollins with a boot to the side of the face as Owens looks on from the locker room. Jericho with an enziguri sending Rollins crashing to the floor as Raw goes to break
Back from break, Rollins and Jericho are back in the ring. Rollins sends Jericho face first into the turnbuckle and Rollins unloads with punches and a kick. Jericho misses with a clothesline and Rollins connects with the Slingblade.
Running forearm in the corner. Irish whip reversed by Jericho. Jericho runs into a boot. Blockbuster by Rollins and a nearfall on Jericho.
Rollins picks Jericho up and Jericho delivers a high elbow. Jericho off the top rope gets met with a kick. Jericho looks for The Walls. Small package reversal, running knee by Rollins. Jericho catches Rollins and locks The Walls Of Jericho in
Rollins reaches the ropes, forcing a break as Owens continues to look on. Jericho puts the boots to Rollins. Enziguri by Rollins. Kick to the face y Rollins and a nearfall on Jericho.
Rollins goes to the top rope. Jericho cuts him off and hooks Rollins up for a superplex. Rollins blocks sending Jericho face first. Jericho rolls out of the way of a Rollins frogsplash Jericho with a Lionsault. Jericho off the ropes gets caught with a kick. Codebreaker blocked and Jericho with an enziguri. Rollins back to his feet, hits a pedigree for the three count
The winner of the match: Seth Rollins
Tonight: Kevin Owens vs Sami Zayn
Tonight: Sasha Banks has some bad news
Up Next: Best Of Seven: Match 3 - Sheamus vs Cesaro
BEST OF SEVEN SERIES: MATCH 3 -SHEAMUS VS CESARO
Quick nearfall on Sheamus and Cesaro goes right after Sheamus. Crossbody onto Sheamus. Back body drop by Sheamus and Cesaro rolls to the outside. Sheamus right after him runs into a clothesline by Cesaro
Cesaro picks Sheamus up and Sheamus drives Cesaro spine first into the apron. Kick to Sheamus and an uppercut. Sheamus and Cesaro back in the ring. Slam by Sheamus and Sheamus drives a series of knees into Cesaro
Sheamus look for The Cloverleaf but Cesaro kicks him away. Series of uppercuts. Cesaro's back start to give before delivering an uppercut and Sheamus counters with a series of Irish Curse backbreakers.
Celtic Cross turned into a backbreaker by Sheamus. The referee checks on Cesaro asking if he wants to give it up. Cesaro getting to his feet and Sheamus connects with a Brogue Kick for the three count
The winner of the match: Sheamus
Best Of Seven: Sheamus 3 Cesaro 0
ENZO AMORE AND BIG CASS
The Shining Stars are in the ring and say Labour Day signals the end of summer but in Puerto Rico every day is summer and invites everyone to Puerto Rico. Before they can continue, Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady come out
Primo with a waistlock and Cass with a shoulderblock. Shining Stars get sent to the outside and Enzo with a suicide dive to the outside as Raw goes to break
German suplex by Epico to Enzo keeping Enzo away from Cass. Epico choking Enzo out on the ropes landing a series of punches. Primo gets the tag and Enzo move sout of the way as Primo gets tied up in the corner. Epico with the assist and Cass and Epico get the tag. Cass unloads on Epico. Slam and Empire Elbow by Cass.
Stinger Splash in the corner follows up with the big boot. Enzo tags in and Primo pulls Cass to the outside. Enzo with a crossbody and Epico sneaks in with a roll up on Enzo for the three count
The winners of the match: The Shining Stars
Backstage: Sami Zayn says he thought his feud with Kevin Owens was behind him but it's not only this time Owens is the Universal Champion and would be lying if he said there wasn't a bit of jealousy. Owens walks in and says this is the end of the race between them and he won because he's the Universal Champion which means Owens is better than Zayn
NIA JAX VS ANN ESPOSITO
Nia drives Ann into the corner. Backsplash in the corner by Nia, Ann fighting back with kicks to Nia. Sleeperhold on Nia and Nia creates separation by driving Ann into the corner. Snapmare by Nia
Another splash in the corner and Nia with a series of running knees to the face. Powerslam by Nia for the three count
The winner of the match: Nia Jax
Anderson and Gallows are in the ring and introduce themselves as retirement specialists who retired The Dudley Boys and look to retire New Day as tag team champions at Clash Of Champions. They say they're going to show everyone what retirement will look like for The New Day and introduce them as The Old Day
Gallows asks Old Big E what happened to them and Old Big E says at Clash Of Champions they beat the power of positivity out of them.
The New Day have had enough and come out calling this absurd. New Day clear the ring of Anderson and Gallows and unloads on The Old Dau clearing the ring
DARREN YOUNG VS JINDER MAHAL
Mahal unloads on Young. Young turns things around quickly. Neckbreaker to Mahal. Mahal hangs Young out on the top rope. Big boot to Young
Kneedrop to Young and a nearfall. Mahal with a chinlock keeping Young grounded. Young back to his feet creating separation as he fights back. Irish whip and series of clotheslines to Mahal. Back body drop to Mahal. Young with a baseball slide into the barricade
Titus O'Neil makes his way down to ringside. Despite the distraction, Young hits the gut check on Mahal for the three count
The winner of the match: Darren Young
Post Match: Darren Young attacks Titus O'Neil
Backstage: Alicia Fox comes out of the Trainer's Room and Nia Jax walks in asking how Alicia's friend is and says this isn't Total Diva's it's not reality TV when someone steps to her there are real repercussions. Alicia tells Nia to get out of her face and throws paper at her. Nia shoves Alicia and walks off as Alicia yells after her wanting to talk things out like real women
BRAUN STROWMAN VS SIN CARA
Sin Cara goes after Strowman. Strowman with a shoulderblock. Strowman sent in the corner. Sin Cara gets shoved away and a clothesline by Strowman. Strowman works over the neck unloading with right hands
Jawbreaker to Strowman and Strowman sends Sin Cara to the outside. Strowman exits the ring and goes after Sin Cara. Series of kicks to Strowman and Strowman sends Sin Cara over the steps. Sin Cara with a dropkick and Sin Cara looks to slide back in but Strowman pulls him out and slides back into the ring
The winner of the match by count out: Braun Strowman
Post Match: Strowman continues the assault yelling at Sin Cara to stay out of Strowman's ring
Up Next: Sasha Banks delivers some bad news
SASHA BANKS ANNOUNCEMENT
Sasha Banks comes out to the ring. The crowd starts a "Sasha" chant. Sasha says there's a saying that every journey has an end and every story has a final chapter. For years WWE was searching for a revolution. Before facebook, there was a revolution. Women. Women like Fabulous Moolah, Mae Young, Luna Vachon, Alundra Blayze, Trish and Lita. July 13 Stephanie McMahon introduced the women's revolution no more bra and panties matches, no more stupid butterfly titles. They did it, they wer finally recognized as superstar. This revolution is all of us
And Sasha's revolution is everytime she steps in the ring she does it for every little girl who has dreams of being something bigger. She fights so hard because everytime she's in the ring it means everything to her. Sasha says at Summerslam she was pushed beyond her limit. Charlotte beat her but she's not out here about that. She's out here because she has a medical update. Dana Brooke interrupts with bad news of her own.
She's going to use Sasha and her broken body to step her game up and finish what Charlotte started at Summerslam right here and right now. Dana goes to attack Sasha who locks her in the Bank Statement and says the bad news isn't for Dana it's for Charlotte. At Clash Of Champions the Women's Title is coming back to The Boss
Up Next: Sami Zayn vs Kevin Owens
KEVIN OWENS VS SAMI ZAYN
Owens and Zayn unload with punches and Owens takes a breather on the outside. Zayn slides out and Owens drives him into the barricade. Back in the ring, kick by Owens. Zayn fights back but Owens delivers a chop
Irish whip and elbow to Zayn. Springboard leapfrog and a kick to Owens. Owens to the outside pulls Zayn out with him and sends him shoulder first into the barricade. Moonsault off the barricade by Zayn as Raw goes to break
Back from break, Owens keeps Zayn grounded with a chinlock as we take a look at some of the action that took place during the commercial break
Zayn hung out on the top rope, Owens with a senton. Slap by Owens and Zayn fires back with one of his own. Owens gets sent over the top rope. Suicide dive onto Owens
Owens slides out to the other side and another suicide dive onto Owens. Owens back in misses with a right hand. Blue Thunder Bomb by Zayn. Elbow by Owens and clothesline in the corner.
Zayn counters with the Cannonball hitting an exploder suplex. Owens avoids the Helluva Kick. Owens has Zayn on the apron but Zayn fights back. Elbows by Owens and he picks Zayn up. Owens hangs Zayn out on the top rope.
Clothesline by Owens. Cannonball. Pop up Powerbomb countered by another exploder suplex. Zayn and Owens on the outside and Zayn with another suplex. Back in the ring, Owens avoids another Helluva Kick and delivers a superkick and pop up powerbomb for the three count
The winner of the match: Kevin Owens
Post Match: Roman Reigns makes his way out to the ring and Chris Jericho interrupts. Mick Foley is out now and tells Roman Reigns that next week it'll be Roman Reigns vs Kevin Owens and if Reigns wins then at Clash Of Champions it'll be Seth Rollins vs Kevin Owens vs Roman Reigns in a triple threat. Jericho tries to ambush Reigns and gets speared