Drew welcomes everyone to RAW. He hypes WWE Survivor Series on Sunday and asks who’s ready to see him Claymore WWE Champion Randy Orton tonight. He also talks about WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns and says he should worry about McIntyre not Orton as he will be champion after tonight. Drew says Reigns has put himself on a pedestal so high above everyone else, and has his head shoved up his own ass. Drew says he will win the title tonight, Claymore Reigns back to Earth on Sunday and humble him. Orton interrupts from the big screen.
Orton is thankful for being WWE Champion. He says the fine for laying his hands on WWE Producer Adam Pearce didn’t even faze him because he’s been fined and suspended more than anyone else over the years. He is still here on top because he is the greatest ever, and will prove that tonight when he leaves still WWE Champion. The boos get louder. Drew goes on about how he will win the WWE Title tonight as fans cheer him on. He drops the mic and exits the ring but the music interrupts as The Mizand John Morrison come out.
Miz indicates that they will be sitting at ringside for tonight’s WWE Title match, and teases a Money In the Bank cash-in. He also says “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt hid out in the Firefly Fun House last week because he’s afraid of Miz and Morrison. Miz goes on about how change is coming and Drew can do nothing about it. Drew approaches them and they retreat to the floor, still talking trash and ranting to McIntyre. Miz says whether Drew wins or loses tonight, he will be the one laughing all the way to the bank. He raises the briefcase in the air and taunts Drew, laughing at him as he looks back from the ring. Drew dares Miz to pull something tonight. The announcers hype the WWE Title match for tonight’s main event.
We see recent issues between members of the Women’s Team RAW, including Lana’s many table bumps from Nia Jax. Asuka, Dana Brooke and Mandy Rose vs. Jax, Lana and Shayna Baszler is next. Lana is backstage warming up when the champs approach her. This match was apparently Lana’s idea. She deserves her spot and is out to prove that it’s not just a fluke. She is all here for this match and all for Team RAW, and will not refuse to tag in. Baszler says this isn’t about Lana, it’s about she and Jax and them proving that they run the division. Jax warns that Lana better not tag herself in.
Lana, Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler vs. Asuka, Dana Brooke and Mandy Rose
Lana tags herself in, only to get a high kick and get tapped out by Asuka.
Winners: Asuka, Dana Brooke and Mandy Rose
After the match, Baszler sends Lana out of the ring. Nia says she’s actually proud of Lana and won’t put her through a table. She was actually just kidding and Nia Samoan drops Lana through the announce table once again.
The men’s RAW team is arguing backstage. AJ comes and says egos have gotten in the way even though they have the advantage on paper. He calls himself the team captain and everyone argues again, but AJ says the one thing they all have in common is that they hate losing. He gives everyone RAW T-shirts and everyone goes their separate ways, with Lee and Strowman complaining about the T-shirt size. Riddle comes up with a nickname for AJ’s bodyguard before going away. AJ is then surprised to learn his bodyguard speaks English.
Dana Brooke is concerned about Lana’s condition before Reckoning of RETRIBUTION attacks Dana from behind.
We go to Alexa Bliss and Bray Wyatt in the Firefly Fun House. It’s nice to see everyone again but what isn’t nice is The Miz. But Wyatt doesn’t fear Miz and wants to help him with his issues. Bliss proposes Miz vs. Wyatt for tonight. Wyatt says to pay attention because if he has to repeat himself, we don’t want to see his bad side… we see flashes of The Fiend. Wyatt says this is short notice but he has all his friends here to help him prepare. We get some comedy with Wyatt using the puppets to help train for tonight’s match. Wyatt says it looks like he’s ready and he hopes Miz is too. That’s the end of the segment as they wave goodbye.
The Hurt Business trash talk The New Day and Sami Zayn, and they claim they will have all the gold.
The New Day (C) vs. The Hurt Business – RAW Tag Team Championships
New Day retain with Day Break.
Winners: New Day
Sheamus is chatting with Drew again. They reminisce on how long they’ve known each other. He says that he found something dear to Drew and his Scottish ancestry. And it’s some old attire and Sheamus gives Drew a sword as it belongs to him. Drew gets emotional.
RETRIBUTION says they don’t have to destroy Team RAW because they’ll be too busy destroying themselves.
RETRIBUTION vs. Team RAW
Ali pins Riddle in the midst of everyone on Team RAW tagging themselves in.
Nikki Cross is backstage and asks people where Alexa Bliss is. She’s asked why she’s still looking for her and she says friends don’t give up on each other and she has to get her away from The Fiend.
Jeff says he’s gonna give Elias the break he’s been waiting for after finding a wanted poster implicating him of the driver accident.
Jeff asks Elias about the posters and he says that he’s just seeking justice. Jeff says he’s been proven innocent and Elias says Jeff needs to admit it because he did it. Jeff grabs Elias by his beard and says if he doesn’t stop, he’ll be guilty of something worse.
The Miz comes out to propose an olive branch with The Fiend before Alexa Bliss comes out. Nikki follows and tries to snap Bliss out of it. Bliss slaps her and the two have to be separated.
Bray Wyatt vs. The Miz
Bray wins with Sister Abagail.
Winner: Bray Wyatt
As Bray walks up the ramp, The Fiend’s music hits as the screen fades to black.
Adam Pearce says due to injuries that both Dana and Mandy, they will be replaced by Lacey Evans and Peyton Royce.
Asuka appears and declares victory over Sasha Banks.
Orton requests not to be distracted.
Shayna and Nia disagree on taking out Mandy and Dana as they could have used them. Lacey and Peyton come and say they won’t be bullied around and ask if they want to strategize. Nia and Shayna pass.