June 6, 2005
St. Louis, Missouri - Savvis Center
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler

    • Bobby Lashley defeated Trevor Rhodes in a dark match..
    • Viscera defeated Maven..
    • Simon Dean defeted Alex Shelley..
    • Rob Conway (heel) defeated Sylvain Grenier..

  2. OPENING: Eric Bischoff & The Coach..
    • Eric Bischoff introduces the fans and says they will see in a minute who he has drafted from SD!
    • The Coach came in, not realizing that Eric Bischoff was on the air, and says that Paul Heyman might show up!
    • Eric Bischoff says he doesn't care, and concentrates on the draft choice, which he calls his "defining moment"..

  3. HIGHLIGHT REEL: Chris Jericho + John Cena!!!!!!! + Christian & Tyson Tomko..
    • Chris Jericho says it's the night everyone's been waiting for because Fozzy plays a concert after RAW!
    • Chris Jericho reminises about making his RAW debut six years ago by embarassing The Rock..
    • Chris Jericho calls out the very first pick of the draft lottery - long pause - John Cena!!!!!!!!!
    • John Cena comes out with his WWE championship belt and look genuinely happy to be the newest member of RAW..
    • Chris Jericho says the last time there was two champions on RAW, he beat them both and took their titles..
    • Chris Jericho makes comparisons between his career and John Cena's career, how they are both musicians..
    • John Cena says that he's got a messege for everyone on RAW "If you want some, come get some!"
    • Christian & Tyson Tomko hit the right immediately for Christian's long-awaited confrontation with Cena..
    • Christian calls John Cena a poser and says that RAW is his show -- cause that's how I roll!!!
    • John Cena says Christian's been talking trash for a month, and asks Jericho if he could handle his business..
    • John Cena then does a rap about Christian's career in the WWF including mentioning the Brood and Gangrel...
    • Christian attacked and brawled with John Cena before Tyson Tomko got involved and Jericho helped Cena..
    • John Cena celebrated after the most shocking moment in the 12 year history of Monday Night RAW!

  4. HANDICAP INTERCONTINENTAL TITLE MATCH: Shelton Benjamin vs Muhammad Hassan & Khosrow Daivari..
    • Jim Ross explained that Muhammad Hassan threatened to sue Eric Bischoff, who granted Hassan an IC title match..
    • Jim Ross also explained that if either Hassan or Daivari score a pinfall, then Hassan wins the belt..
    • Muhammad Hassan scored the pinfall, but the referee noticed Benjamin's foot on the ropes and restarted the match..
    • Shelton Benjamin eventually hit the T-bone Suplex on Khosrow Daivari and pinned him to retain!

  5. BACKSTAGE: William Regal & Tajiri..
    • William Regal finds Tajiri and bans him from taking part of the ECW One Night Stand pay per view..
    • Chris Benoit shows up and says ECW is about history and that ECW is a huge part of wrestling history..
    • William Regal says being the "face of ECW" it's absolutely sad to see how face Chris Benoit has fallen..
    • Chris Benoit says that just like Tajiri, ECW gave them a chance when nobody else would..
    • William Regal says that he has officially joined Eric Bischoff's band of crusaders against ECW..

  6. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & The Coach + Muhammad Hassan & Khosrow Daivari..
    • The Coach says he heard Paul Heyman was coming and he wasn't coming alone!
    • Muhammad Hassan barges in and complains about being the victim of prejiduce referees!
    • Eric Bischoff says that next week a member of WWE management will be on RAW to address his grievances..
    • Eric Bischoff says it will be Stone Cold Steve Austin!

  7. MATCH: "The Masterpiece" Chris Masters vs Val Venis..
    • Val Venis attacked Chris Masters as he was making his elaborate entrance on the rampway..
    • After some intense brawling in and around the ring, Chris Masters submitted Val Venis with the Masterlock..

  8. CONTRACT SIGNING: Eric Bischoff + Triple H + Batista..
    • Eric Bischoff stood in the ring with an army of security guards surrounding a negotiating table..
    • Eric Bischoff first took some shots at ECW and then introduced Triple H out to the ring..
    • Eric Bischoff clarifies that even if Batista & Triple H get drafted, Hell in a Cell will still take place..
    • Triple H says he will prove that he is the best ever at Vengeance by becoming 11-time World champion!
    • Triple H plays a special video package about the violent history of the Hell in a Cell match..
    • Triple H says Batista may have beaten him twice in the past but will never happen a third time..
    • Batista then came out, without the benefit of an introduction, and tells Triple H he's done talking..
    • Batista says he's never been in a Hell in a Cell, and he knows they will both be hurt and both bleed..
    • Batista says they are going to hell, and he's ready to pay for his sins, and asks Triple H if he is..
    • Batista says he doesn't fear the cell, and he doesn't fear Triple H either!
    • Eric Bischoff calmed them men down and got them both to sign on the dotted line to make the match official!
    • Triple H gets to his feet and proclaims that Batista just signed his own death warrent..
    • Batista said Triple H will have to kill him to take back the World title belt..
    • Triple H says Batista will have to kill HIM to stop it from happening..
    • Triple H says no matter what it's going to be over for good and offers a handshake..
    • Batista shakes it, but they pull eachother in for an intense nose-to-nose showdown..
    • Batista says at Vengeance he will go into the Cell to meet the devil and kick his ass!!
    • Editor's Note: Jason Bates, Ace Steel, Jimmy Jacobs, Ryan Ash, and Wade Chism were used as security guards..

  9. SIX-PERSON TAG: The Hurricane & Rosey & Christy Hemme w/Stacy Keibler vs The Heart Throbs & Victoria..
    • Christy Hemme got her hands on Victoria and went nuts choking her until the referee Disqualified her!
    • The Hurricane & Rosey had to peel Christy Hemme off of Victoria and drag her up the ramp backstage..

  10. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff + John Cena..
    • Eric Bischoff tells a reporter to tell Paul Heyman if he wants a fight to go for it!
    • Eric Bischoff finds John Cena in his office and books him & Jericho vs Christian & Tomko next week..
    • Eric Bischoff sucks up to John Cena and says it would be an honor if Cena joined his fight against ECW..
    • John Cena declines, and then Bischoff says they can get along and get to know one another..
    • John Cena says he already knows Bischoff from watching Nitro with his buddies..

  11. IN THE RING: Kane + Edge (on stage) + Lita (on stage)..
    • Edge comes out and says he won't be Kane's opponent tonight, but he will be his opponent at Vengeance..
    • Edge brings Lita out to the stage with him and kisses her in front of the broken-hearted Kane..
    • Lita says that Vengeance is in Las Vegas and they were thinking of finding a chapel and getting married..
    • Edge says that what happens to Kane at Vengeance will haunt him for the rest of his life..
    • During the commercial there was a match not shown on television, as Kane defeated Simon Dean..

  12. ECW RULES MATCH: Chris Benoit vs Gene Snitsky..
    • The Coach joined Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler at the announce position to talk trash about ECW..
    • Chris Benoit brought a table in the ring and put Gene Snitsky on it but Snitsky escaped..
    • The Dudley Boyz showed up through the audience and gave Gene Snitsky a 3D through the table!!!!!
    • Chris Benoit hit a flying headbutt on Gene Snitsky to win the match!

  13. PARKING LOT: The Coach & Paul Heyman & The Dudley Boyz..
    • The Coach orders the police officers to arrest The Dudley Boyz and Paul Heyman..
    • Paul Heyman says that Eric Bischoff was the one who challenged them to show up for a fight..
    • The Coach tells Heyman & the Dudleyz to wait right there, because Eric Bischoff will call them out next!

  14. IN THE RING: Eric Bischoff & The Crusaders + Paul Heyman & The ECW Wrestlers..
    • Eric Bischoff came out with Edge, Christian and Tyson Tomko backing him up..
    • Eric Bischoff says they will take out Paul Heyman & The Dudleyz tonght to make their job easier on Sunday..
    • Eric Bischoff calls out Paul Heyman & The Dudleyz to face them..
    • Paul Heyman & The Dudley Boyz are shown walking around backstage and eventually show up on the arena floor..
    • Paul Heyman says Eric Bischoff keeps making the mistake of making it about him (Heyman) and not ECW..
    • Paul Heyman says that WCW never had what ECW had, the passion and the bond with the fans..
    • Paul Heyman says that ECW never backed down from anyone, as the Dudleyz entered the ring to face the Crusaders..
    • Eric Bischoff calls out more troops: Sylvain Grenier, Rob Conway, Maven and Gene Snitsky hit the ring..
    • Paul Heyman says ECW never backs down from ANYBODY...
    • Suddenly, Tommy Dreamer, Sandman, Axl Rotten, Balls Mahoney, Rhyno showed up through the crowd..
    • A huge brawl broke out with ECW getting the better of the RAW guys and Maven getting his ass kicked severly..

  15. BONUS MATCH: Batista defeated Triple H..
  16. And that's a wrap folks..

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