WWE RAW Results
July 29, 2019
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Commentary: Michael Cole, Corey Graves and Renee Young
Results by: Roy Nemer of Wrestleview.com
WWE Raw kicks off with a video highlighting the WWE title throughout the years but switches over to the 24/7 championship. We see clips of the different champions.
Live in the arena, we see several superstars surrounding the ring as Drake Maverick and his wife Renee take on R-Truth and Carmella. Should either Renee or Maverick get the win, Drake Maverick would become the new WWE 24/7 champion.
24/7 Championship Mix Tag Team Mosh Pit Match – R-Truth (c) and Carmella vs. Drake Maverick and Renee
The bell rings and with R-Truth distracted, Maverick goes for the quick roll up but R-Truth kicks out. R-Truth with a hip toss. A leg drop by R-Truth as he goes for the cover but Maverick kicks out. Maverick runs toweards R-Truth but R-Truth thrtows him over the top rope as the superstars catch Maverick. They parade him around the ring and throw him in the ring. R-Truth goes for the cover but Maverick kicks out. Renee gets in the ring and as does Carmella. The two begin to fight. Maverick breaks it up as Carmella slaps Maverick. R-Truth drops Maverick face first. He goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Winners: Still 24/7 champion, R-Truth and Carmella
The match is over as the superstars surround the ring. Everyone gets in the ring and jump on top of R-Truth. The referee counts to three as Mike Kanellis grabs the title and runs. Kanellis runs to the back as he is chased by WWE superstars.
New 24/7 champion: Mike Kanellis
He locks himself in a room as they knock on the door. His wife Maria tells them to leave. She knocks on the door and says it’s Maria. Mike says how does he know it’s his wife and not Carmella. Maria says if he doesn’t open the door, she will knock it down and kick him in his vagina. Mike lets her in as the camera fades.
Gauntlet Match – Winner faces AJ Styles at Summerslam for United States title
It’s Rey Mysterio, Cesaro, Sami Zayn, Ricochet and Andrade in the gauntlet match. Rey Mysterio and Cesaro start off the match. Cesaro takes Mysterio down and goes for the cover but Rey kicks out. Both men back up as Rey kicks Cesaro, Rey jumps off the ropes and goes for a spinning combo but Cesaro kicks out. Cesasro with a big clothesline.
Cesaro with an uppercut and a second. Cesaro with a sleeper hold on Rey as we see AJ Styles watching backstage. Rey fights out of it and a kick to the face by Rey. He jumps on top of Cesaro’s shoulders as Cesaro flips over the top rope and he lands on his feet with Rey still on top as Rey pushes him into the ring apron.
Rey Mysterio gets back in the ring as he slides under the bottom rope and lands on Cesaro on the outside. Rey throws Cesaro back in the ring. Rey on the ring apron, he jumps off the top rope and hurricanrana as Cesaro is in position for the 619. Rey goes for it but Cesaro slides out of the ring. Rey with a baseball slide as he grabs Cesaro by the head and throws him into the barricade.
Back from commercial, Cesaro is in the ring as Rey slowly gets in the ring. Cesaro sets Rey up and hits him with an elbow drop. He goes for the cover but Rey kicks out. Cesaro with a headlock. Cesaro throws Rey in the corner and places him on the top rope. Cesaro climbs the second rope but Rey fights back. Right hands by Rey as he headbutts Cesaro down. Rey off the top rope and a senton onto Cesaro. A kick to the face by Rey as he goes for the cover but Cesaro kicks out.
Rey jumps off the second rope but Cesasro hits him with an uppercut in the air. He goes for the cover but Rey kicks out. Cesaro with a leg drop and a big boot to the face follows it. He goes for the cover but again Rey kicks out. Cesaro lifts Rey up but Rey counters it as Cesasro goes shoulder first into the turnbuckle. Rey climbs the top rope but Cesaro with an uppercut. Cesaro puts Rey on his shoulders and climbs the second rope. Rey fights back and he goes for a hurricanrana but Cesaro catches him. Rey fights back anda bulldog off the second rope by Rey.
Cesaro slow to get up as Rey hits him with the 619. Rey climbs the top rope and hits him with the frog splash. He goes for the pin and gets int.
Cesaro is eliminated
Rey Mysterio vs. Sami Zayn
In comes Zayn who stomps on Rey as the referee breaks it up. Zayn goes for the Helluva Kick, Rey ducks and goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Sami Zayn is eliminated
Rey Mysterio vs. Andrade with Zelina Vega
The bell rings and we are under way. An arm bar by Andrade as Rey fights out of it. A chop to the chest by Andrade. He goes for another as Rey ducks and Rey with a slap to the chest of his own. Rey with a head lock as Andrade sends him to the corner. Andrade drops Rey and goes for the cover but Rey kicks out. Andrade with a big clothesline to Rey in the corner.
A kick to the face by Andrade as he goes for the cover but again Rey kicks out. Andrade throws Rey to the outside. Andrade goes to the outside and hits Rey from behind. He throws Rey back in the ring. A chop to the chest by Andrade but Rey with one of his own. A kick to the face by Rey but Andrade goes for the three amigos. He lands two suplexes and finally the third one. Andrade climbs the top rope. He goes for the moonsault, Rey moves, Andrade lands on his feet and lands a moonsault on Rey. He goes for the cover but again Rey Mysterio kicks out.
Both men back up but an inzighuri by Rey. He goes for the 619 but Andrade catches him and drops Rey with a backbreaker. Andrade with the Hammerlock DDT and gets the pin.
Rey Mysterio is eliminated
Andrade tries to take Rey’s mask off but Ricochet’s music hits and he runs to the ring. He knocks Andrade off as he jumps off the top rope.
Andrade vs. Ricochet
The bell rings and we are under way. A drop kick by Ricochet as Andrade slides to the outside. Ricochet runs to the rope but Zelina Vega trips him. Andrade gets in the ring and the battle continues. Ricochet with a kick to the face. Ricochet on the apron and with the referee distracted, Vega hols Ricochet’s leg. Andrade knocks him off the ring apron and to the outside.
Andrade walks to the outside and a chop to the chest. Andrade throws Ricochet into the barricade. Andrade gets back in the ring and as does Ricochet. Andrade stomping on Ricochet in the corner. Aa chop to the chest by Andrade as Ricochet drops to the floor. Ricochet back up and Andrade sends him into the corner, he runs but Ricochet with a drop kick.
Both men back up and a right hand by Ricochet. A hurricanrana by Ricochet. Ricochet onto the ring apron, jumps off the top rope, Andrade moves, Ricochet runs towards him but Andradae throws him upside down into the turnbuckle.
With Ricochet down, Andrade with the double knees in the corner. He goes for the cover but Ricochet kicks out. Andrade goes for the Hammerlock DDT but Ricochet reverses it into an inside cradle but Andrade kicks out. Ricochet with an inverted hurricanrana. He goes for the cover but Andrade kicks out. Ricochet climbs the top rope but Andrade holds him up. Andrade on the second rope as the two fight. Ricochet knocks Andrade down. Ricochet with the 630 splash. He goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Kayla interviews Ricochet after the match. He says when he beats Samoa Joe to become the United States champion, no one believed it. But if there’s something he learned it’s that people for some reason only believe what they can see. And at Summerslam, when he beats AJ Styles and raises the U.S title over his head once more, everyone will believe and so will he. We see AJ Styles laughing backstage.
We see Mike and Maria talking backstage as Mike says he did this for them. Maria tells him to get down on his back like he usually does. She asks for a referee. Mike asks what she’s doing, Maria says she will pin him that way her unborn child can have a champion as a parent. Mike gets down on the floor, she puts her foot on him, the referee counts to three as we have a new champion.
New 24/7 champion, Maria
She walks through the door and into the corridor. She gloats in front of the male roster. She asks Titus if he would fight a pregnant lady. She says this week, on Thursday, she will be at her doctor’s appointment if someone would like to pin her there. She continues to walk and gloat.
A moment of Bliss
Alexa Bliss comes out with Nikki Cross. Alexa welcomes everyone to A Moment of Bliss. She says she wants to give a huge shoutout to the new 24/7 champion, Maria. She says it’s inspiring. Nikki says last week was inspiring as well. Bliss says Stone Cold said it best when he said they are a family but the next night Dolph Ziggler betrayed his family when he superkicks Shawn Michaels. Bliss says she was appalled at Dolph’s behavior. But Nikki should have seen what was done earlier today.
We cut to earlier today where we see Fit Finlay training Natalya and three other female superstars. In came Becky Lynch who kicks Fit and attacked Natalya. Fit broke it off as Becky Lynch left the ring. The crowd chants “Becky” and Alexa calls it ridiculous. Nikki says we saw it last week when Becky attacked Natalya at Moment of Bliss.
Bliss says tonight when she faces Becky, she will make sure she knocks the man down a few pegs. We see Becky on the big screen and she says she can hear Alexa. She says its easy for Alexa to run her mouth when there is distance between them but tonight they will fight. Becky asks Nikki if she came all the way from Scotland to be a coffee maker for Alexa. And she will see Alexa later.
The Usos music hits and they come out. They rap about how they are in the building and won’t miss Raw for nothing.
Triple Threat Tag Team Championship Match – The Revival (c’s) vs. The OC vs. The Usos
The bell rings and it’s Dawson and Jimmy in the ring. Dawson with a headlock on Jimmy but Jey gets out of it. A shoulder block by Jimmy but Dawson with a high elbow takes Jimmy down. Dawson throws Jimmy in the corner. A chop to the chest. Wilder is tagged in and a headbutt on Jimmy. Wilder with a chop to the chest but Jimmy fights back and Jey is tagged in. Dash Wilder is double teamed by The Usos.
Jey goes for the cover but Wilder kicks out. Wilder in the corner but he throws Jey in the corner. Dawson is tagged in and they double team Jey. Dawson with a headlock but Jey fights out. Dawson goes for a piledriver but Jey with a back drop. Wilder is tagged in but a kick by Jey and he’s thrown in the corner. Jimmy is tagged in. They double team Wilder. Jimmy goes for the cover but Wilder kicks out. Jey is tagged in.
The Usos double team Wilder. Jey with an arm bar submission but Wilder gets out of it and pushes Jey in the corner as Dawson is tagged in. Dawson with a sleeper on Jey but Jey gets out of it as Wilder is tagged in.
Wilder lifts Jey on the top rope as Wilder is pushed off. Jey with a crossbody, he goes for the cover but Wilder kicks out. A right hand by Jey. He runs towards Wilder but Wilder moves out of the way as Jey falls to the outside.
Back from commercial, Karl Anderson in the ring with Jey Uso and he has him in a headlock. A right hand by Karl as he goes for the cover but Jey kicks out. An uppercut by Karl as Gallows is tagged in. Gallows with several big right hands onto Jey. Gallows with an elbow drop. He goes for the cover but Jey kicks out.
Luke Gallows with a headlock on Jey but Jey gets out of it. Anderson tags himself in and goes for the cover but Jey kicks out. Anderson lifts Jey up but Jey lands on his feet. Jimmy is tagged in and so is Wilder. An inzighuri onto Wilder followed by a right hand. He climbs the top rope and the crossbody but Wilder catches him. Jimmy gets out of it and a Samoan drop. He goes for the cover but Wilder kicks out.
Dawson is tagged in behind Jimmy’s back. He goes for the superkick but Wilder lifts hi up and Dawson jumps off the top rope and face first goes Jimmy. He goes for the cover but Anderson breaks it up. All hell breaks loose on the outside of the ring and all six men are down. Jimmy on the top rope but Dawson with a right hand. Jimmy with a suplex off the second rope onto the outside as they fall on the remaining four competitors.
Jimmy throws Dawson back in the ring. Jimmy climbs the top rope, he goes for the frop splash, Dawson moves, Gallows tags himself in off Dawson. Shadow Machine on Jimmy. Jey jumps off the top rope. Anderson with the spine buster on Jey. Magic Killer as the Gallows goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Winners: New Raw Tag Team Champions, The OC
Backstage, we see AJ Styles next to a table of food. In comes Kayla and she asks him about Gallows and Anderson winning and in come the new Raw tag team champions. They begin to celebrate as AJ holds a bottle of champagne.
Clips of last week’s WWE Raw reunion airs and of Dolph Ziggler attacking Shawn Michaels on Smackdown the next night.
The Viking Raiders vs. Cole Carter and Johnny James
Erik and James start the match. Erik with a big right hand as Johnny James gets off the ring apron. Ivar hits James on the outside and throws him in the ring. Erik with a big dropkick onto James and he falls on Carter. Ivar is tagged in and he beats up on both men. Erik is tagged back in. Erik lifts up both men and drops them. The Viking Experience. Ivar goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Winners: The Viking Raiders
Street Profits are backstage and they cut a promo about the Viking Raiders, The OC and Maria winning the 24/7 championship. In comes Seth Rollins, they all hug. They hype up Rollins for his match tonight against Dolph Ziggler.
Becky Lynch vs. Alexa Bliss with Nikki Cross
The bell rings and we are under way. A right hand by Becky and she takes Alexa down. A suplex by Becky as she goes for the cover but Alexa kicks out. Becky runs towards Alexa but Alexa trips her and Becky falls on the ropes. With the referee distracted, Nikki with a right hand onto Becky. Alexa hits Becky as Becky falls to the outside.
Becky gets back in the ring and a right hand by Becky followed by a knee to the face. A back elbow takes Alexa out. Becky climbs the second rope but Alexa drags her off. Alexa goes for the cover but a two count only. Alexa kicking Becky in the corner as a loud “Becky” chant from the crowd. Becky fights back and goes for the cover but Alexa kicks out. Alexa gets up and drops Becky onto the mat.
Alexa Bliss with a modified abdominal stretch but Becky gets out of it. A right hand by Alexa takes Becky out. Alexa with the double knees to the midsection. And a second time followed by a moonsault. She goes for the cover but Becky kicks out. Right hands by Alexa Bliss and again she goes for the cover as once more Becky kicks out. Alexa goes for the double knees but Becky moves. A dropkick by Becky followed by a kick to the head. Becky with the Becksploder but Alexa counters it dropping Becky.
A kick to the face by Becky followed by a clothesline. Becky with the Becksploder as Alexa is holding her leg. The referee pulls Becky away and Alexa is crying in the corner. The referee checks on her as does Nikki Cross. A trainer comes out to the ring and checks up on Alexa’s leg. The trainer tells the referee that Alexa cannot continue as the referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Becky Lynch
The time keeper makes the announcement as Becky celebrates in the ring. Nikki gets on the ring apron and confronts Becky. Nikki gets in the ring and the two go face to face.
Becky Lynch vs. Nikki Cross
The bell rings and we are under way as Alexa Bliss is resting at ring side. Nikki pushes Becky but Becky with a right hand. She throws Nikki in the corner and a big splash. An uppercut by Becky followed by a shoulder block. Nikki with an elbow as she climbs the top rope. Cross body, she goes for the cover but Becky kicks out. A snap mare by Nikki followed by a headlock.
Becky gets out of it and a back elbow by Becky. She throws Nikki to the outside but Nikki climbs the ring apron and the top rope but Becky drops her. Becky with the manhandle slam. She goes for the cover and gets the pin.
Winner: Becky Lynch
Alexa Bliss attacks Becky Lynch from behind after the match. Her and Nikki Cross beat up on Becky Lynch. Out comes Natalya as Bliss and Nikki leave the ring. Natalya goes after Becky and locks in the sharpshooter.
Kayla is backstage with Natalya and Natalya says it’s about being professional and at Summerslam after she beats Becky, she won’t want to shake her hand. She doesn’t trust Becky, infact, she would like to challenge Becky to a submission match. Her superior sharpshooter to Becky’s inferior dissarm-her but she doesn’t think Becky will accept and she won’t issue the challenge.
Maria is backstage as photographers are taking pictures of her with the 24/7 championship. In comes Braun Strowman who stands next to her. She asks him if he knows what it’s like to be pregnant. She says monster among men? Why doesn’t he show her how big and strong he is. Braun gets angry as she walks away.
Seth Rollins vs. Dolph Ziggler
It’s Shawn Michaels’ music that hits and out comes Dolph Ziggler. He says it looks like Seth lost his smile. Seth should be thanking him for every embarrassment that comes back begging for relevancy, taking their spots away. Be it Shawn Michaels or Goldberg, they are both pathetic. But tonight Seth gets to see the real main event, the real headliner, the show stealer. Dolph poses like Shawn Michaels.
The bell rings and Seth with a clothesline on Ziggler. And another one takes Ziggler to the outside. Seth goes to the outside and throws Ziggler into the barricade. He grabs Ziggler and bashes his head into the ring apron. He throws Ziggler again into the barricade and then into the ring.
Seth beats up on Ziggler but Ziggler crawls to the outside. Seth follows him but Ziggler with a kick onto Seth. He goes to send Seth into the barricade but Seth reverses it sending Ziggler into the barricade. Seth throws Dolph back in the ring. Seth with a snapmare followed by a kick to the back. Seth with a jumping knee to the face. Ziggler crawls to the ring apron and as Seth is going through the ropes. Ziggler kicks to the ropes and a jumping DDT by Ziggler onto Seth on the ring apron.
Back from commercial, a right hand by Seth in the ring. He pushes Ziggler into the corner and starts to stomp on him. Seth with a slingblade. He goes for the cover but Ziggler kicks out. Seth grabs Ziggler in the air and drops him. He goes for the cover but again Ziggler kicks out. Seth on the ring apron, jumps off the top rope, Ziggler moves and Ziggler throws Seth shoulder first into the corner. The Zig Zag by Ziggler. He goes for the cover but Seth Rollins kicks out.
Dolph Ziggler mocking Shawn Michaels as he sets up the Sweet Chin Music. Seth gets up but a super kick by Seth and another one as Ziggler falls to the mat. Brock Lesnar’s music hits and out comes the WWE Universal champion with Paul Heyman. He walks down as heyman grabs the title. Lesnar rushes the ring and clotheslines Rollins. The referee calls for the bell.
Brock Lesnar with a German suplex and another one. Rollins falls to the outside. Brock throws him into the barricade. Brock Lesnar with the F5 as he throws Seth Rollins into the steel post. Lesnar throws Rollins back in the ring. He grabs a steel chair and hits Seth across the back with it.
Lesnar sets the chair up and sits on it watching Rollins. Lesnar grabs Rollins and delivers the F5 throwing Rollins onto the steel chair. Lesnar lifts Rollins up again and a second F5 dropping Rollins once more on the chair. Heyman tells Brock to stop but Lesnar with a third F5 on the chair.