WWE Monday Night Raw Results (8/22) Live Coverage – Post-WWE SummerSlam Recap, & More!


Winner and advancing: Kevin Owens

Michael Cole reveals that a Fatal Four Way match has been set by RAW GM Mick Foley that will feature Seth Rollins, Kevin Owens and two more spots to be filled later tonight. The winner will become the new WWE Universal Champion.

Big Cass vs. Rusev and Roman Reigns vs. Chris Jericho are the remaining matches tonight.

WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day are headed to the ring next.

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WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day are on the way to the ring. Big E has a big bowl of Booty O’s and is pouring it all over fans in the audience. Big E talks about being back. Kofi Kingston talks about New Day being WWE Tag Team Champions for 365 days. Kofi thanks the fans for being vocal during the good times and the bad times. Xavier Woods picks up a piñata filled with Booty O’s. Big E grabs a stick to begin the festivities.

Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson interrupt. Gallows is calling them stupid. Anderson calls New Day stupid. “Brooklyn, you are stupid.” He questions what New Day is celebrating. Anderson brings up how New Day lost the match last night. Gallows says they are owed a title rematch. Anderson calls Kofi the stupidest. He asks Kofi if he enjoyed the Magic Killer he received last night. Kofi tells Big E to defend him. Big E has nothing.

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Big E w/ New Day vs. Karl Anderson w/ Luke Gallows

We are back live as Big E hits a belly-to-belly suplex on Anderson. Big E pushes Anderson to the corner. Anderson catches Big E with a dropkick to the knee and stomps away at Big E in the corner. Anderson drops a jumping knee over the knee of Big E. Anderson again kicks out the back of Big E’s knee and gets a two count off a pinfall attempt. Big E lifts up and launches Anderson over the top rope. Gallows with a big boot and uppercut to Woods and Kofi on the outside. Back inside, Anderson gets a knee up when Big E attempted his spear through the ropes. Woods and Kofi drop Gallows off the ring apron. Trouble in Paradise by Kofi on Gallows. Big Ending on Anderson inside the ring for the win.

Winner: Big E

WWE teases that The Dudley Boyz will say goodbye tonight. We then see video of The Dudley Boyz debuting in WWE back on September 2, 1999.

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We are back live and Titus O’Neil has a mic. Titus is having a rough time getting his words out about New Day being WWE Tag Team Champions for a year. He said you may not remember that The Prime Time Players were the champions a year ago. Titus said that turned out to be the best day of his life because he “dropped the dead weight that was Darren Young.” He starts running down Bob Backlund questioning how he can make Darren Young great again when Backlund was never great to begin with. Titus blames Young for preventing him from accomplishing things in WWE. He calls out Young. A loud “WE WANT SLATER” chant breaks out interrupting Titus. Bob Backlund runs out and slides inside the ring. Titus throws Backlund to the corner. Backlund is going for the Crossface Chickenwing. Titus breaks free and drops Backlund with a quick scoop slam. Darren Young hits the ring and checks on Backlund asking Titus what is wrong with him. Titus picks up Young and hits the Clash of the Titus on him. Titus yells down at Young.

A look at Brock Lesnar’s TKO finish of Randy Orton is up next.

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A video package runs with highlights from Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton last night. We also see Lesnar giving Shane McMahon an F5.

Backstage, Tom Phillips is with Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie says reprecussions will be coming for Lesnar as a result of his actions at SummerSlam.

Lana is inside the ring and introduces WWE United States Champion Rusev.

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WWE United States Champion Rusev w/ Lana vs. Big Cass w/ Enzo Amore

We get a promo from Big Cass and Enzo Amore before the match. Cass said he is going to finish the job that Roman Reigns started last night.

The bell rings and here we go. The ribs of Rusev are taped up. Cass dumps Rusev over the top rope with a quick clothesline as we head to a quick break.

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During the break, we see Rusev connect with a spinning heel kick on Cass. Rusev connects with a big kick to the head of Cass as well. Rusev with a chop block charge taking out Cass. Rusev drops a series of elbows over Cass. Rusev misses a splash when Cass moves and Rusev favors his ribs. Cass with rights, shoulder tackles and a splash in the corner. Rusev rolls out of the ring to avoid a big boot from Cass. Rusev with a kick to the back of the head of Enzo on the outside when the referee was distracted. Cass starts chasing down Rusev. Back inside, Cass with a tackle on Rusev. Cass with another splash in the corner and throws right hands to the injured ribs of Rusev. Cass plants Rusev with a big scoop slam. Rusev rolls out again to avoid an elbow from Cass. Rusev catches Cass with a kick on the outside. Cass then sends Rusev ribs first into the steel steps at ringside. Back inside, Rusev catches Cass with a kick. Cass immediately responds with a big boot. Rusev rolls back out. The referee starts the count. Rusev keeps backing up. The referee reaches the 10 count.

Winner and advancing: Big Cass

Backstage, Tom Phillips is with Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho. Tom asks what happens if Jericho defeats Roman Reigns later tonight and they have to take part in a fatal four way. Jericho calls that a stupid question and says of course he will win tonight and next week. Jericho and Owens argue over who will win the fatal four way.

New WWE Women’s Champion Charlotte and Dana Brooke are up next.

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New WWE Women’s Champion Charlotte speaks

New WWE Women’s Champion Charlotte and Dana Brooke are on the way to the ring. Dana starts a “YOU DESERVE IT” chant for Charlotte. Charlotte says, “Damn right I deserve it!” She calls herself the greatest female athlete in the world. Charlotte says forget about Serena Williams, Simone Biles and most importantly Sasha Banks. She talks about exposing Banks as being all flash and no cash. Charlotte said she is the money of this women’s division. She puts herself over as a two-time WWE Women’s Champion. “I didn’t need my father. I didn’t need Dana. I did it all by myself.” Charlotte said Sasha’s back injury proved she doesn’t have what it takes to carry this women’s division. She said Sasha is never coming after her title again. Charlotte tells Banks to never come back again. She says the queen has taken back her throne and goes to leave when Mick Foley interrupts.

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