April 1, 2002 - - Albany, New York
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler
  1. KICKOFF: Ric Flair.
    • Flair welcomes everybody to the NEW RAW.
    • Flair says he will present Triple H with a new undisputed title belt.
    • Flair also says he will do his best to sign Stone Cold Steve Austin.

  2. RAW: Opening.
    • New Logo. New Theme Music. New Set.
    • Your RAW announcers are JR & The King.

    • RVD wins the match after a frog splash..
    • Suddely Eddie Guerrero comes out of nowhere and attacks RVD..
    • Eddie Guerrero hits his frog-splash on RVD!

  4. IN THE RING: Vince McMahon + Ric Flair + Big Show.
    • As Eddie Guerrero leaves ringside, Vince McMahon sneaks into the ring.
    • Vince McMahon calls out Stone Cold to attempt to sign him..
    • JR informs us that Ric Flair has told the crew to go to a commercial..
    • {{--Commercial--}}
    • Instead Ric Flair comes to the stage..
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    • Vince says that he is not leaving the ring..
    • Vince says nobody is big enough or bad enough to make him leave..
    • Suddenly The Big Show comes to the ring and carries Vince out on his shoulers!
    • {{--Commercial--}}
    • Big Show drops Vince McMahon off at the exit..
    • Vince tells Big Show that he's going to try to work a trade in the future for Show..
    • Vince realizes he still has the RAW microphone and tries to return it..
    • Big Show tosses Vince out the door!

  5. NON-TITLE MATCH: William Regal vs Spike Dudley.
    • Nick Patrick checks Regal for brass knucks.. Finds nothing..
    • Regal pulls the knucks from his armpit and hides it in the turn buckle..
    • As Spike is introduced Nick Patrick finds the knucks and puts them in his pocket without Regal noticing..
    • Late in the match, Regal goes looking for the knucks but can't find them..
    • Spike sneaks up behind Regal and hits the Dudley Dog!
    • Spike wins the match! and Regal is angry..

  6. BACKSTAGE: The nWo.
    • Nash, Hall & XPac talk about being drafted, stone cold, & xpac fighting kane..
    • The three come accross the vacated Office of the APA..
    • They set up the table and have a seat..

  7. BACKSTAGE: Bradshaw & Jacky + Crash.
    • Bradshaw & Jacky talk about missing "Ron" aka Farooq.
    • Crash Holly enters and informs Bradshaw that the nWo took over the office of the APA.

  8. BACKSTAGE: Trish Stratus & Terri.
    • Terri suggests Trish has an attitude since appearing on the cover of the divas magazine..
    • Trish tells Terri to get out of her face!
    • Ric Flair enters..
    • Ric says he senses some tension..
    • Ric says the divas will wrestle in a 'paddle on a poll bikini' match..

  9. BACKSTAGE: Debra & The Coach.
    • Coach asks Debra where Austin is planning is going.. (RAW or Smackdown!)
    • Debra says her husbund hasn't made up his mind mind yet..

  10. BACKSTAGE: The nWo & Bradshaw.
    • The nWo paints "nWo 4 LiFe" on the door..
    • Bradshaw attacks the nWo..
    • The nWo beats up Bradshaw and leaves him laying..

  11. HARDCORE TITLE MATCH: Raven vs Bubba Ray Dudley.
    • The two use lots of weapons during the match..
    • Bubba sprays Raven with a fire extinguisher..
    • Bubba hits Raven with a Bubba Bomb!
    • Bubba pins Raven to become NEW WWF HARDCORE CHAMPION!

  12. OUTSIDE LIMO: Vince McMahon.
    • Vince is talking to someone on a cell.
    • Vince vows to sign Steve Austin before the night if over..

  13. IN THE RING: Ric Flair + Undertaker.
    • Flair comes to the ring with the new WWF Undisputed Title Belt..
    • Flair says that this is the most coveted title in sports entertainment..
    • Flair introduces Triple H..
    • Instead, Undertaker comes to the ring to interupt..
    • Undertaker said that Flair drafted him so he could embarass the Undertaker..
    • Undertaker says he's not gotta sit back and watch Flair give the title to HHH..
    • Undertaker recaps his match at Wrestlemania X-8 with Flair..
    • Undertaker recalls that he defeated Triple H at Wrestlemania X-7..
    • Undertaker suggests that Flair is disrespecting him..
    • Undertaker remembers saying if Flair drafted him, he'd make Flair's life a pain..
    • Undertaker takes off his jacket..
    • Suddenly Triple H's music hits and out comes The Game..
    • Triple H and Taker stare eachother down..
    • Triple H says that Undertaker did beat him at WM18 but these were different times..
    • Undertaker challenges Triple H to a title match at Backlash..
    • Triple H says he doesn't want to wait..
    • But Undertaker says Backlash will be just fine..
    • Undertaker takes the new title belt from Flair..
    • Undertaker puts it on Triple H's shoulder..
    • Undertaker tells Triple H to hang onto it while he still can..

  14. TAG TEAM MATCH: The Hardy Boyz vs The Big Bossman & Mr Perfect.
    • The Hardy Boyz win the match..
    • After the match Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman appear..
    • Brock attacks both the Hardyz..
    • Jeff goes for a hurancanrana but Brock turns it into a triple power bomb!

  15. PADDLE ON A POLE BIKINI MATCH: Terri vs Trish.
    • Editor's note: I'm pausing to watch..
    • Trish is the first to get the paddle and wins the match..
    • Trish proceeds to paddle Terri, BUT..
    • Molly Holly hits the ring and attacks Trish!
    • Molly kicks Terri out of the ring..
    • Molly smashes AND BREAKS the wooden paddle over Trish's head!!

  16. PARKING LOT: Vince McMahon.
    • Vince is on his cell again..
    • Vince vows to get back in the building to talk to Steve Austin..

  17. RIC FLAIR'S OFFICE: Ric Flair & Steve Austin.
    • Steve Austin enters Flair's office..
    • Steve Austin says he wants Flair to let Vince McMahon into the building..
    • Austin says that he wants he, Flair & McMahon to go to the ring together..
    • Austin says he wants to hear both pitches before he makes his decision..

  18. MATCH: Kane vs XPac w/Scott Hall & Nash.
    • Hall constantly interfers when XPac distracts the ref..
    • Kane sets up XPac for the choke slam..
    • Hall & Nash run in and get the DQ..
    • The nWo gang up on Kane..
    • Bradshaw runs down to make the rescue..

  19. IN THE RING: Ric Flair +
    • Flair enters the ring..
    • Vince enters the ring..
    • Vince teases Flair about Austin asking for Flair to be allowed into the arena..
    • Vince says Austin is looking for leadership & business savey..
    • Vince says he created sports entertainment..
    • Vince says he made Pay Per View famous..
    • Vince brags a little more..
    • Vince says that Ausin will sign his Smackdown! contract..
    • Suddely Austin's music hits and Stone Cold comes to the ring!
    • Vince compliments Austin on his TShirt.
    • Austin speaks to both Vince & Ric..
    • Austin talks about having lots of success with Vince as his boss..
    • Austin says he'll sign with Vince.. and shakes Vince's hand..
    • Austin shakes Flair's hand and says "no disrespect"..
    • Austin is about to sign Vince's contract..
    • Flair tell's Vince that he will always "hate his guts!"
    • Austin looks over the contract..
    • Austin says he has one more thing to tell Vince.... APRIL FOOL!!!
    • Austin gives Vince McMahon a stunner!!!
    • Flair celebrates by bringing a case of beer into the ring...
    • Flair gives Austin a beer..
    • Flair drinks a beer and gives ita knee drop..
    • Whhooooooo!!!!!!!
    • Austin watches Flair celebrate..
    • Flair steps up to Austin and gives him a "Whhooooo!"
    • Suddenly the rattlesnake strikes and hits the Nature Boy with a stunner!!
    • Austin signs Flair's RAW contract..
    • Vince struggles to his feet and Austin gives him a beer and quickly stuns him AGAIN!

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