Dignified Discussion – Monday Night Raw (10/23/17)

Welcome to our “Dignified Discussion” for this week’s Monday Night Raw! Feel free to join us below in the comments section to discuss the show.

Raw News:

– The following matches have been confirmed for Survivor Series: Brock Lesnar vs. Jinder Mahal, Alexa Bliss vs. Natalya, The Miz vs. Baron Corbin, Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose vs. The Usos. Additionally, we’ll see a men’s and women’s Traditional Survivor Series match.

– Alicia Fox will captain this year’s Raw women’s Survivor Series team.

– Kalisto has invoked his Cruiserweight Title rematch against Enzo Amore for this week’s 205 Live.

Raw Results:

– Kurt Angle announced several matches for Survivor Series. (See card above.) The Miz interrupted, but was put in a six-man match against Rollins, Ambrose, and AJ Styles!

– AJ Styles, Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose def. The Miz, Sheamus & Cesaro via pinfall. Afterwards, Kane helped the heels beat up the faces.

– Kane cut a promo on Braun Strowman. Finn Balor interrupted to set up…

– Kane def. Finn Balor via three choke-slams.

– Asuka def. Emma via submission.

– Alexa Bliss cut a promo on Mickie James and Natalya until James came out and planted her with a DDT.

– Elias tried singing, but his mic kept being cut off mysteriously.

– Jason Jordan def. Elias by DQ when Elias smashed a guitar over his head.

– Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar addressed Jinder Mahal.

– Alicia Fox def. Bayley and Sasha Banks to earn the right to be Raw’s Team Captain at Survivor Series.

– Kalisto, Gran Metalik, Mustafa Ali, Rich Swann & Cedric Alexander def. Enzo Amore, Drew Gulak, Tony Nese, Noam Dar & Ariya Daivari via pinfall.

– As Kurt Angle was preparing to reveal the men’s team for Survivor Series, Shane McMahon and the SmackDown roster invaded the ring and backstage area to make a huge statement.