WWE Raw Results
October 28, 2019
St. Louis, Missouri
Commentary: Vic Joseph, Dio Maddin, and Jerry “The King” Lawler
Results by: Mike Tedesco of Wrestleview.com
“Then. Now. Forever.” The WWE video leads us into the show.
The Raw video plays, and we go live into the arena to see a big pyrotechnics display. The commentators talk about how we’re three days away from WWE Crown Jewel. Tonight, Seth Rollins will take on Erick Rowan in a Falls Count Anywhere Match. We’ll also see “The King’s Court” become “Divorce Court” as Jerry “The King” Lawler hosts Rusev and Lana.
Paige makes her way to the stage to a big ovation from the crowd. Paige welcomes the crowd to Monday Night Raw. Some may know that she has been advising a very special tag team. She’s so proud to be a small part of their success. Paige introduces the WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Asuka and Kairi Sane: The Kabuki Warriors.
Replays are shown of Asuka spraying Green Mist in the eyes of Becky Lynch, leading to Kairi Sane pinning Lynch.
Paige is in the ring with The Kabuki Warriors. Six months ago, she introduced this big tag team. She took Kairi Sane, a former NXT Women’s Champion and a winner of the Mae Young Classic, and Asuka, a former SmackDown Women’s Champion, as well as the first winner of the Female Royal Rumble. It could have backfired, but they gelled together. Now they’re the champions. Asuka takes the microphone and shouts in Japanese. Kairi Sane then takes the microphone and shouts in Japanese before laughing. Paige goes to take the microphone back, but Sane throws it down.
Asuka then sprays Green Mist in Paige’s eyes! The crowd is loudly booing. Paige screams that she cannot see, so doctors run down to help her flush out her eyes with some water. Paige leaves the ring, but Asuka follows. Becky Lynch’s music hits.
Becky Lynch charges down to the ring and starts punching away at Kairi Sane. Sane quickly escapes the ring and talks with Asuka. The crowd is chanting “Becky.” Lynch goes outside and attacks Asuka before going after Sane. Asuka attacks Lynch from behind, but Lynch still fights them both off. Lynch then sends Asuka into the crowd. Lynch puts Sane in the ring, but Sane rolls out. This match will start next.
Kairi Sane w/ Asuka vs. Becky Lynch
This is a non-title match.
Lynch ducks a spinning backhand and punches Sane down. Sane gets out of a Bexploder and gets out of the ring. Sane attacks Lynch and punches her down in the corner. Sane then stands on her before taunting the crowd. Sane puts Lynch in the corner and bounces her off the another corner. Lynch blocks a third shot and punches away at her before bouncing her off the turnbuckles. Lynch hits a bulldog and rolls her up for a two count. Lynch quickly dropkicks her and charges, but Sane drops her on the apron. Lynch fights her back and goes to the top rope. Sane crotches her up there and pulls her down to the mat for a one count. Sane chops the chest twice before punching her in the midsection. Lynch avoids a kick and takes her down. Lynch hits a pair of arm drags and goes for the Dis-Arm-Her, but Sane gets out. Lynch transitions to a hammerlock instead. Lynch bridges up to add pressure. Sane fights up, so Lynch sends her to the corner. Lynch counters a slingshot with a kick to the ribs for a two count. Lynch gets Sane to her feet and wrenches the arm a few times. Lynch goes for the Dis-Arm-Her, but Sane fights out and leaves the ring.
Lynch hits the ropes, but Asuka gets on the apron to distract her. Lynch scares her off and goes outside for Sane, but she went under the ring. Sane tries to blindside her by jumping off the steps, but Lynch clotheslines her out of mid-air. Lynch goes to pick her up, but Sane kicks her into the ring steps.
We come back from the break to see Sane applying a bow and arrow lock to Lynch. Lynch eventually gets out. Sane slaps away at Lynch’s face, so Lynch punches back at her. Sane quickly takes her down by the hair for a one count. Lynch quickly twists up and kicks her back. Lynch hits a pair of clotheslines and a jumping calf kick. Lynch hits a running forearm in the corner and punches her down. Lynch then hits a Bexploder for a near fall. Sane quickly pushes her into the ropes and rolls through into a modified Boston Crab called the Anchor. Lynch fights out and rolls her up for a two count. Sane kicks Lynch back, but Lynch bounces off the ropes with a diving clothesline. Both women are down. The crowd is chanting for Becky Lynch. Lynch gets up, but Sane catches her with an inside cradle for a near fall. Lynch kicks her back and goes for a suplex, but Sane counters into a snap DDT for a near fall.
Sane goes to the top rope, but Lynch manages to cut her off. Sane head-butts Lynch into the tree of woe, but Lynch rolls out. Lynch then slams her off the middle rope. Lynch goes to the second rope and hits a flying leg drop for a near fall. Lynch cannot believe it. Lynch picks her up, but Sane throws her to the apron. Lynch knees her in the face before kicking her back. Lynch then leaps off the apron with a clothesline on Asuka. Sane quickly catches Lynch coming in the ring with a spinning back fist for a near fall. Sane screams in frustration. Sane goes to grab her, but Lynch surprises her with a Dis-Arm-Her for the submission.
Winner by Submission: Becky Lynch
Lynch celebrates, and she is bleeding from the elbow. Lynch goes to shake hands with Sane, but Sane kicks toward her. Lynch kicks back and continues to pose.
Footage is shown of Rusev attacking Bobby Lashley at a restaurant in Cleveland, Ohio last week on Monday Night Raw. Rusev was taken to jail, but later released.
Rusev and Lana will be on “The King’s Court” with Jerry “The King” Lawler. We’ll also see Ricochet, with Hulk Hogan in his corner, take on Drew McIntyre, with Ric Flair in his corner. Also scheduled for tonight is a non-title Falls Count Anywhere match with Seth Rollins going against Erick Rowan.
R-Truth makes his entrance. He’ll be in action against Buddy Murphy, next.
Charly Caruso is in the ring with R-Truth. She mentions he’ll be facing Buddy Murphy. R-Truth says that guy is not his buddy. He barely knows him. She asks him about losing the WWE 24/7 Championship to Sunil Singh. R-Truth says he knew he’d need an extra pair of eyes for the two of them. R-Truth takes out some glasses and puts them on. R-Truth says when he finds Ranjin Singh, he’ll beat him and win the title back.
Buddy Murphy makes his entrance. Murphy says R-Truth is focused on everything but him. Murphy says he is Australia’s finest. After tonight, R-Truth won’t forget him.
R-Truth vs. Buddy Murphy
They lock up, and Murphy applies a waistlock. R-Truth turns it, but Murphy comes back with a back elbow. Murphy stomps him down in the corner and punches away at him. R-Truth comes back with a few right hands before having a whip reversed. R-Truth counters back with a head-scissor takeover and does a jumping split. R-Truth charges, but Murphy boots him back. Murphy hits the ropes, but R-Truth comes back with a wild Lie Detector for a near fall. R-Truth waits for Murphy to get up and kicks him in the midsection. Murphy avoids a Scissor Kick and hits a strike combination. R-Truth comes back with a jumping kick to the mouth for a near fall.
WWE 24/7 Champion Sunil Singh runs down to ringside with his brother, Samir. They’re chased around the ring by a bunch of wrestlers. R-Truth goes outside and circles the ring a few times chasing the Singh Brothers. R-Truth gets in the ring before being counted out, but Murphy viciously knees him in the face for the win.
Winner by Pinfall: Buddy Murphy
The Singh Brothers run away to the back chased by the other wrestlers as R-Truth comes to in the ring.
Another Authors of Pain vignette airs. Akam and Rezar start off talking in their native tongues, but they soon start speaking in English. They will dominate the tag team division.
The Street Profits make their entrance, dancing through the crowd. They get in the ring, and a light “We want the smoke” chant picks up. All of a sudden, it gets louder. Montez Ford says not only did they make their Monday Night Raw debut last week, they showed up and showed out. Angelo Dawkins says you always remember your first. Ford says even though it wasn’t in beautiful St. Louis, they still made The O.C. feel “The Blues.” Dawkins says they got an assist from Kevin Owens. Ford mentions they kissed a baby, but Dawkins says he was kissing a girl at the afterparty. Dawkins says if anyone wants to throw down with them (like The O.C.), they messed up. A “We want the smoke” chant picks up. Ford starts to sing that they want the smoke. They dance through the crowd again.
Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair are shown on split-screen. They’ll be out, next.
Hulk Hogan, along with “The Mouth of the South” Jimmy Hart, is in the ring along with “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair. Hogan and Flair will manage respective teams heading into WWE Crown Jewel on Thursday.
Ricochet w/ Hulk Hogan and Jimmy Hart vs. Drew McIntyre w/ Ric Flair
While Drew McIntyre is making his entrance, Ricochet takes him out with a summersault suicide dive.
Ricochet gets him in the ring, and the bell rings. Ricochet hits him with an overhead kick that knocks McIntyre out of the ring. Ricochet then hits him with a Fosbury Flop. Ricochet grabs his ribs in pain. Ricochet is still injured from McIntyre’s attack last week. Ricochet gets him in the ring and shoulders him in the ribs. Ricochet goes for a springboard, but McIntyre lays him out on the top rope. McIntyre grabs him at ringside and attacks the ribs. McIntyre then hits a wild belly-to-belly suplex on the floor. Ric Flair is loving what he is seeing. McIntyre puts Ricochet against the apron and chops the chest. McIntyre puts him in the ring and puts him in a camel clutch using the ropes. McIntyre gets him to his feet and hits another big belly-to-belly overhead suplex. McIntyre looks like he is enjoying himself. McIntyre points at Hulk Hogan at ringside. Ricochet fights back at McIntyre, but McIntyre big boots him down before following up with an Atomic Leg Drop. McIntyre gets out of the ring and gets right in Hulk Hogan’s face! They argue with each other before McIntyre gets in the ring.
McIntyre applies an abdominal stretch to Ricochet. Ricochet fights out, so McIntyre hits a hip toss. McIntyre hits a release vertical suplex and goes to an overhead wristlock. Ricochet fights back and flips over him. Ricochet hits the ropes and hits a head-scissor takeover. Ricochet hits a springboard, but McIntyre catches him. Ricochet gets out and hits the ropes, but McIntyre floors him with a terrifying back body drop! McIntyre then connects with a crucifix turnbuckle powerbomb. McIntyre mocks Hulk Hogan’s poses. Hogan looks furious at ringside. McIntyre throws Ricochet out of the ring and chops the chest. Ricochet fights back with some chops, but McIntyre wipes him out with a forearm to the face. McIntyre then drops him on the barricade. McIntyre pulls Ricochet over to Hogan and punches him in the face. McIntyre puts Ricochet in the ring and looks at Hogan before getting in the ring. Ricochet quickly boots McIntyre down. Ricochet punches him before having a whip reversed on him. Ricochet goes for a slingshot, but McIntyre kicks him in the ribs.