Monday Night Raw (8/19/19)

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SCIENCE FACT: One day on Mercury lasts about 1,400 hours. Roughly the same as one Monday on earth feels.

 

 

Raw Results:

Roman Reigns def. Dolph Ziggler. Prior to the match, Dolph cut a promo on Roman about the attacks on him and how Dolph should have the spotlight on him.

A promo from Becky Lynch from earlier in the day is played. She talks about how she wants the best version of her opponents. She says that Sasha is at her best and calls back to Sasha going home after Wrestlemania. She talks about the work she has put in since getting to the top and how she strives for greatness.

Jerry Lawler is in the ring for the King’s Court and he hypes up the King of the Ring. Before he can make his picks, The Fiend appears and puts him in the Mandible Claw.

Ricochet & The Miz def. Baron Corbin & Drew McIntyre

Booker T is interviewed via Skype and talks about the Fiend attacking Lawler and the King of the Ring. Booker picks Drew McIntyre as his choice for King of the Ring.

Braun Strowman def. AJ Styles by DQ when Gallows and Anderson attack him. Seth Rollins then comes down to make the save.

Seth catches up to Braun in the back and tells him that he should be next in line for the Universal Championship. He says he will find someone to make a Raw tag title match against the OC for later in the night.

Samoa Joe def. Cesaro to advance in the King of the Ring tournament

Elias is in the ring for a performance but continues to run into technical difficulties. He says it will be his last performance since he is 24/7 Champion. R-Truth comes in as a stagehand and tries to pin Elias but is unsuccessful.

Rey Mysterio is interviewed in the back and talks about his series of matches with Andrade. He talks about the difficulties he is facing with his injuries and says that he is ready to hang up his mask. Before he can take off his mask, his son Dominic comes in and talks him out of it.

New Day def. The Revival by DQ when Randy Orton gives Big E an RKO from out of nowhere. Kofi Kingston comes down for the save but eats an RKO from Orton. Woods comes in to save Kofi but eats an RKO with the help of the Revival. Orton holds Kofi as the Revival do a top rope move to Woods’ knee.

Sasha Banks is interviewed about her actions from last week and she says that she looked in the mirror and decided to dye her hair blue. She says that everybody is talking about that. Cole tries to get her to answer about her actions last week and Sasha tells him that “you’re welcome”.

Nikki Cross & Alexa Bliss def. Sonya Deville & Mandy Rose

Cedric Alexander def. Sami Zayn to advance in the King of the Ring tournament

Street Profits are backstage and they recap the King of the Ring so far. They also touch on the upcoming matches in the tournament. Dawkins talks about the possibility of a tag team KOTR and Montez tells him that they are already kings. They talk about the upcoming Raw tag title match and hype it up.

The OC are backstage and Gallows and Anderson complain about having to defend their titles tonight. AJ then comes in and tells them that this could be their chance to show how dominant they are.

Natalya is backstage and talks about how Sasha Banks attacked her. Sasha then comes in and attacks her again. Sasha beats her down a bit and taunts her.

Braun Strowman & Seth Rollins def. The OC (Gallows & Anderson) to win the Raw Tag Team Championship