Braun Strowman and Bobby Lashley kicked off Raw with a Falls Count Anywhere Match, which came to a shocking conclusion when The Monster Among Men drove The All Mighty through the LED wall at the top of the entrance ramp. What’s next for Strowman and Lashley following this career-threatening incident? Also on Raw, The Undertaker confronted Shane McMahon and Drew McIntyre and AJ Styles re-formed The Club with Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson after a brutal U.S. Title Match against Ricochet.
On a night of three blockbuster main events, including WWE Champion Kofi Kingston vs. Sami Zayn (and then Kevin Owens), and Roman Reigns vs. Shane McMahon & Drew McIntyre in a 2-on-1 Handicap Match, United States Champion Ricochet continued to capture the WWE Universe’s imagination when he clashed with AJ Styles in the final bout of the evening. However, The Phenomenal One, who had been out of action with an injury, was ready for the electrifying aerialist.
After Universal Champion Seth Rollins scored a victory over SmackDown Tag Team Champion Daniel Bryan in Raw’s chaotic main event, Baron Corbin repaid The Beastslayer for his steel chair rampage with a steel-bending barrage of his own that concluded with End of Days in the middle of the ring. Will the WWE Universe witness a similar sight this Sunday at WWE Stomping Grounds, where a Special Guest Referee of Corbin’s choosing will be waiting?
With WWE Champion Kofi Kingston as the scheduled guest on “The Kevin Owens Show,” it seemed likely that the two WWE Money in the Bank opponents would trade blows only five nights before their WWE Title Match … which they did, but no one could have predicted how it materialized, thanks to Mr. McMahon’s Wild Card Rule.
It seemed the makeshift New Day of WWE Champion Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods and Kevin Owens was flourishing … but then the newly dubbed “Big O” shocked the WWE Universe with a jaw-dropping attack. Elsewhere, Roman Reigns faced steep repercussions for his Superman Punch to Mr. McMahon.
Looking for redemption after Andrade defeated him on night one of the Superstar Shake-up, Intercontinental Champion Finn Bálor came correct for the rematch this week on SmackDown LIVE.
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