September 11, 2017
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First Match: Roman Reigns vs. Jason Jordan
Reigns refuses to shake hands with Jordan. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Reigns blocks a double leg takedown attempt from Jordan. Reigns and Jordan trades back and forth waist locks. Reigns lands back to back haymakers in the corner. Reigns bounces Jordan head on the top top turnbuckle. Jordan responds with a forearm smash. Reigns connects with three corner clotheslines. Jordan lands a Over Head Belly to Belly Suplex. Jordan repeatedly rams his shoulders to the midsection of Reigns. Jordan bounces Reigns head on the top turnbuckle. Jordan is mauling Reigns in the corner.
Jordan whips Reigns sternum first into the turnbuckles. Reigns drops Jordan with a Running Lariat. Reigns follows that with a flurry of short-arm lariats. Reigns connects with a Big Boot. Reigns goes for the SuperMan Punch, but Jordan counters with the Crippler Cross Face. Reigns crawls to the bottom rope to create separation. Reigns is regaining his composure on the outside. Coming out of the commercial break, Reigns HeadButts Jordan. Reigns launches Jordan back first into the turnbuckles.
Reigns connects with a Snap Vertical Suplex for a two count. Reigns applies a rear chin lock. Jordan gets back to a vertical base. Reigns plants Jordan with a Samoan Drop for a two count. Reigns goes back to the rear chin lock. Shots to the midsection of Reigns. Jordan blocks a Big Boot from Reigns. Jordan connects with an Exploder Suplex. Reigns goes for another Samoan Drop, but Jordan lands back on his feet. Jordan drops Reigns with a Big Lariat for a two count. Reigns and Jordan are trading back and forth shots in the center of the ring.
Jordan lands two running axe handle strikes. Jordan follows that with a Standing Dropkick for a two count. Jordan drives Reigns back first into the corner. Jordan goes for a Belly to Belly Suplex, but Reigns counters with a Forearm Smash. Jordan ducks a clothesline from Reigns. Jordan connects with a Saito Suplex for a two count. Jordan with a Corner Spear to Reigns. Jordan plants Reigns with the Roll Through Northern Lights Suplex. Jordan goes for the cover, but Reigns somehow kicks out at two. Jordan locks in the Crippler Cross Face. Reigns whips Jordan shoulder first into the steel ring post. Reigns connects with the Drive By. Reigns rolls Jordan back into the ring. Reigns drops Jordan with the SuperMan Punch. Reigns follows that with the Spear to pickup the victory.
Winner: Roman Reigns via Pinfall
John Cena & Roman Reigns In-Ring Segment:
The Microphone is not a night stick for Reigns Tactical Pants. Reigns gripped about Cena going 25 minutes with a rookie, yet this week, the rookie almost defeated The Guy? Cena wants Reigns retort to be under one sentence and without using the phrases It’s My Yard and Believe That. Reigns was having a great match, which is something Cena knows nothing about. He’s had more great matches in two years than Cena has in his whole career. Cena doesn’t have to stay sharp because he just needs to let Reigns speak. Reigns has buried himself. Reigns has the ability to be the guy, but his head is so far up his ass he’s a one man human centipede. Reigns is responsible for all of this ?
Cena is here to cut Reigns down a size. Reigns calls Cena the Spin Master? No, Cena challenges himself to try everything. The second you think you made it, it’s the beginning of the end. Reigns is going to learn what real failure is all about because week after week he continues to drop the ball. He should’ve done his homework before dragging his sorry ass out here. Reigns wants Cena to bring his bitch ass back into the ring. Normally, another superstar comes out to call John Cena out to make a name for himself.
Why is Cena calling Reigns out? Maybe Cena is upset with the fact that Reigns is selling the tickets that Cena hasn’t sold in years. Ticket sales are great and revenue is sky high. WWE doesn’t need John Cena anymore. Cena needs WWE because he can’t break into Hollywood. Reigns knows a guy that could help him out. Cena could continue to spin his whole narrative about Reigns being a failure, but at No Mercy, his words will bite him in the ass. When people push you over the line, you have to fight fire with fire. Cena says that Reigns should treat this match like a drug test because he’s not getting past him.
Second Match: Sasha Banks vs. Emma
Alexa Bliss joins the commentary team for this match. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Sasha with a Waist Lock Go Behind to Emma. Emma reverses the hold. Emma drives Sasha into the turnbuckles. Emma repeatedly stomps on Sasha’s chest in the corner. Sasha lands a Open Hand Strike. Sasha connects with the Lucha Libre ArmDrag. Sasha gets Emma tied in the tree of woe. Sasha goes for the Draping Double Knee Strike, but Emma ducks out of the way.
Emma rams her shoulder to the midsection of Sasha. Emma with a Sunset Flip for a two count. Sasha responds with a Back Slide for a two count. Sasha kicks Emma in the chest. Emma drops Sasha with a Lariat. Nia Jax makes her way towards the commentary table. Emma applies a Sitting Full Nelson Lock in the center of the ring. Emma lands a clubbing blow to the back of Sasha. Emma connects with a ButterFly Suplex for a two count.
Emma goes into the ground and pound attack. Sasha drops Emma with a Jaw Breaker. Sasha rolls Emma over for a two count. Sasha drives Emma’s face to the middle turnbuckle. Sasha dropkicks Emma. Sasha follows that with a Tilt-A-Whirl Head Scissors TakeOver. Emma gets Sasha tied in the tree of woe. Emma repeatedly kicks Sasha in the back. Emma connects with the Emma Sandwich for a two count. Emma is showing her frustration. Sasha locks in the Bank Statement which forces Emma to tap out.
Winner: Sasha Banks via Submission
Brock Lesnar, Paul Heyman and Braun Strowman In-Ring Segment:
Heyman’s job this evening is to sell you on something that has already been sold. On September 24th at the Staples Center at No Mercy, Brock Lesnar will defend his Universal Title against the most qualified challenger in ages, Braun Strowman. This is the first time since WrestleMania 30 that the odds are stacked against Brock Lesnar. At SummerSlam, Strowman drove Brock through two tables and dump another one on top of him .
Is Strowman badder than the baddest man on the planet? He has to rip the championship away from the beast. You have to take what belongs to Brock Lesnar. Heyman compares the rise of Braun Strowman to Brock’s Next Big Thing run in 2002. Brock conquered The Rock, Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Rob Van Dam, and The Undertaker. Tonight, Braun Strowman is going to try to victimize John Cena. Will Strowman monster handle John Cena? Is he ready to cross the border from the safety of sports entertainment into the hostile place known as Suplex City?
When the UFC used to lock his client in the Brocktagon and they would ask, fighter are you ready? Brock is ready? Will Strowman make an excuse? Strowman starts brawling with Brock. Strowman goes for the Running PowerSlam, but Brock lands back on his feet. Brock drives Strowman into the turnbuckles. Brock connects with a German Suplex. Strowman immediately gets back on his feet. Strowman ChokeSlams Brock. Strowman follows that with the Running PowerSlam.
Third Match: Bray Wyatt vs. Goldust
Goldust lands a series of right hands immediately after the bell rings. Goldust drops Bray with a Big Boot. Bray rolls himself out of the ring. Goldust follows that with a Running Clothesline on the outside. Goldust tosses Bray back into the ring. Goldust uppercuts Bray. Bray responds with a stiff lariat. Bray goes into a ground and pound attack.
Bray stomps on Goldust chest. Bray goes for a Running Senton, but Goldust ducks out of the way. Goldust drops Bray with a Cannonball off the ring apron. Goldust is teeing off on Bray. Bray drives Goldust face first to the steel ring post. Goldust ducks a clothesline from Bray. Bray drops Goldust with a Running Crossbody Block. Bray plants Goldust with the Sister Abigail to pickup the victory. After the match, Bray continues to attack Goldust. Finn Balor storms into the ring to make the save.
Winner: Bray Wyatt via Pinfall
Former #RAW #TagTeamChampions @WWECesaro & @WWESheamus look ahead to facing @LukeGallowsWWE & @KarlAndersonWWE TONIGHT!
— WWE (@WWE) September 12, 2017
– We have a pier six brawl ensuing between Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, Sheamus, Cesaro, Luke Gallows and Seth Rollins on the top of the stage.
– Next week on RAW, Alexa Bliss will take on Nia Jax.
NOBODY on the #RAW ROSTER is READY for @WWEAsuka!!! pic.twitter.com/7EqrcAaKpt
— WWE (@WWE) September 12, 2017
Fourth Match: Elias Samson vs. Kalisto
Kalisto starts kicking Samson in the left leg. Kalisto lands a Big Boot. Kalisto follows that with a Flying Crossbody Block. Kalisto lowers a top rope which sends Samson crashing to the outside. Kalisto connects with an enziguri that knocks Samson off the ring apron. Kalisto lands a SomerSault Plancha. Samson drives Kalisto face first to the apron. Samson rips off his t-shirt. Samson repeatedly kicks Kalisto in the chest.
Samson drops Kalisto with a Running Lariat for a two count. Samson is applying pressure to the wrist of Kalisto. Kalisto with a inside cradle for a two count. Kalisto connects with a Spinning Heel Kick. Kalisto plants Samson with a Tornado DDT for a two count. Kalisto goes for a Sunset Flip, but Samson counters with a PowerBomb. Samson repeatedly stomps on Kalisto chest. Samson plants Kalisto with Drift Away to pickup the victory.
Winner: Elias Samson via Pinfall
Fifth Match: John Cena vs. Braun Strowman
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Strowman shoves Cena out of the ring. Cena applies a side headlock. Strowman drops Cena with a Body Avalanche. Strowman follows that with a Running Body Avalanche in the corner. Strowman HeadButts Cena. Strowman lands a lariat. Strowman is choking Cena with his boot. Strowman stomps on Cena’s gut. Cena ducks a clothesline from Strowman. Cena dropkicks Strowman. Strowman responds with a Leaping Front Kick.
Strowman runs through Cena in the corner. Strowman drives Cena’s head to the canvas. Cena fires up with a series of right hands. Cena goes for the Attitude Adjustment, but Strowman counters with a Double Axe Handle Strike. Strowman drops Cena with a straight right hand. Cena kicks Strowman in the jaw. Cena goes for a Crossbody Block, but Strowman counters with a Fallaway Slam. Strowman continues to maul Cena coming out of the commercial break.
Strowman drives his knee to the midsection of Cena. Strowman lands a clubbing blow to the back of Cena. Cena whips Strowman face first to the bottom rope. Strowman collapses on the back of Cena for a two count. Cena launches Strowman shoulder first to the steel ring post. Cena connects with a Belly to Back Suplex. Cena goes for the Five Knuckle Shuffle, but Strowman counters with a SpineBuster for a two count. Cena side steps Strowman into the turnbuckles. Cena plants Strowman with the Attitude Adjustment. Strowman wisely rolls himself out of the ring. Strowman hits Cena in the face with the Steel Ring Steps to cause the disqualification. Strowman with a Running PowerSlam to Cena on the Steel Ring Steps in the center of the ring.
Winner: John Cena via Disqualification
.@mikethemiz and @MaryseMizanin have AWESOME news for the @WWEUniverse…
They are expecting a BABY!!!! #RAW #ItBaby pic.twitter.com/qp92NPDZAO
— WWE (@WWE) September 12, 2017
Sixth Match: The Miz w/The MizTourage & Maryse vs. Enzo Amore
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Miz backs Enzo into the corner. Enzo dodges a right hand from Miz. Enzo is playing mind games with Miz. Enzo applies a front face lock. Enzo ducks a clothesline from Miz. Enzo rolls himself out of the ring. Enzo says that Miz’s wrestling will go Straight To DVD. Enzo connects with a Baseball Slide Dropkick. Miz responds with a Inside Out Lariat. Miz repeatedly bounces Enzo head on the apron.
Miz rolls Enzo back into the ring. Enzo dumps Miz crotch first on the top turnbuckle. We have a battle of the mics in the middle of the ring. Miz goes into a deep ground and pound attack. Miz drops Enzo with a Running Boot. The MizTourage are mauling Enzo on the outside to cause the disqualification. Dallas lands a Running Hip Attack into the ringside barricade. Miz plants Enzo with the Skull Crushing Finale.
Winner: Enzo Amore via Disqualification
Seventh Match: Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and The Hardy Boyz vs. Sheamus, Cesaro, Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows
A donnie brook ensues before the bell rings. Jeff Hardy is mauling Cesaro. Jeff connects with a leaping corner clothesline. Jeff follows that with an Atomic Drop. Jeff with a Split Legged Dropkick to Cesaro. Jeff tags in Matt Hardy. The Hardy’s drop Cesaro with a Double Back Elbow Strike for a one count. Cesaro uppercuts Matt. Cesaro tags in Sheamus. Matt ducks a clothesline from Sheamus. Sheamus goes for the Tilt-A-Whirl PowerSlam, but Matt lands back on his feet. Twist of Fate is also blocked. Matt tosses Cesaro and Sheamus out of the ring. Matt tags in Jeff. Jeff connects with the Poetry In Motion to the outside.
Ambrose is brawling with Anderson coming out of the commercial break. Anderson uppercuts Ambrose. Anderson tags in Gallows. Ambrose connects with his lighting quick offense. Gallows launches Ambrose to the apron. Ambrose attacks Cesaro. Gallows SuperKicks Ambrose off the ring apron. Gallows rolls Ambrose back into the ring. Gallows drops Ambrose with a High Leg Lariat for a two count. Gallows is mauling Ambrose in the corner. Cesaro and Sheamus are double teaming Ambrose. Sheamus goes for the cover, but only gets a one count. Sheamus applies a rear chin lock. Ambrose HeadButts Sheamus. Sheamus responds with a Knee Lift.
Sheamus tags in Gallows. Gallows repeatedly stomps on Ambrose chest in the corner. Gallows connects with the Body Avalanche. Gallows tags in Anderson. Gallows and Anderson plants Ambrose with a Double Neck Breaker for a two count. Anderson goes back to the rear chin lock. Ambrose gets back to a vertical base. Cesaro and Sheamus are cutting the ring in half. Cesaro with the quick cover for a two count. Cesaro is grounding Ambrose with the Crippler Cross Face. Cesaro and Ambrose are trading back and forth shots. Ambrose connects with the backslide for a two count. Cesaro tags in Sheamus.
Sheamus knocks Rollins off the ring apron. Cesaro and Sheamus lands a White Noise/Diving Crossbody Block Combination for a two count. Anderson and Gallows drives Matt Hardy back first into the ringside barricade. Anderson uppercuts Ambrose. Anderson slips out of Dirty Deeds from Ambrose. Ambrose with a Jack Knife Cover for a two count. Ambrose connects with the Swinging Neck Breaker. Gallows knocks Jeff Hardy off the ring apron. Anderson and Gallows goes for the Magic Killer, but Ambrose blocks it. Ambrose drops Gallows with the Lunatic Lariat. Gallows tags in Sheamus.
Ambrose sends Sheamus shoulder first to the steel ring post. Ambrose launches Cesaro out of the ring. Ambrose makes the hot tag to Rollins. Rollins ducks a clothesline from Anderson. Rollins dropkicks Gallows off the ring apron. Rollins connects with the BlockBuster. Anderson launches Rollins to the apron. Rollins with a Suicide Dive to Gallows. Rollins lands an enziguri. Rollins follows that with a SpringBoard Clothesline. Rollins SuperKicks Anderson for a two count. Gallows is a recipient of Back to Back Twist of Fates from The Hardy Boyz. Cesaro and Sheamus heads to the backstage area. Rollins lands a Leaping V-Trigger. Ambrose plants Sheamus with the Dirty Deeds. This allows Rollins to score the pinfall.
Winner: Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and The Hardy Boyz via Pinfall