Joe and Kamala should run off to Vegas and get inaugurated without telling us.
WWE Raw Results:
Randy Orton is standing in darkness and he talks about what people do with their actions. Light then comes in and he is in a mask and talks about the voices in his head. Orton then recalls how he showed Alexa Bliss compassion when he chose not to light her on fire. He then views a video of when Alexa threw fireball at him last week and he talks about the feeling of fire on his flesh. He continues to talk about being burned and continues to watch the video from last week. Orton then says he was lucky to only have first degree burns and he doesn’t blame Alexa for what she did. Orton blames the Fiend and how he sent him to hell. He says he knows what the Fiend wants and that is to stop him from achieving success in the Royal Rumble again. Orton then says that he still plans on entering and winning the Royal Rumble because he enjoys the pain he is suffering right now. He then says he plans to burn down everything and blows a match out.
Lacey Evans and Ric Flair are shown arriving to the ThunderDome together and are asked about their relationship. Lacey says she doesn’t have to explain at first and she talks about his accolades. She then talks more about Ric and how he is the dirtiest player in the game. She then says they will watch Peyton Royce’s match and walk off.
Charlotte Flair def. Peyton Royce
The Hurt Business are walking backstage and bump into Riddle. MVP tells them to wait for later in the night and then MVP makes fun of Riddle for being in his gear. Riddle then starts talking about how the Hurt Business are in suits and Lashley tells MVP he will handle this. Lashley has some words with Riddle about how sandals are bad for your feet and stomps on his foot. He leaves and Riddle tells him that foot will go up his butt later in their match.
Riddle is backstage with the Lucha House party and they ask if he will be okay for their match. Riddle explains he will be good to go for their match.
A video is played of Mustafa Ali cutting a promo on the New Day. He says he is happy that Kofi Kingston is injured because he took his spot a few years ago. He hopes that Kofi is out for a long time and will make sure Woods pays as well.
Mace def. Xavier Woods
Asuka is walking backstage and is asked about her invite to Alexa’s Playground. She says she doesn’t know if she will show up and a replay of Alexa firing the fireball at Randy Orton is played in the middle of it. She finishes saying what she was saying and walks off.
Alexa Bliss comes out for Alexa’s Playground and she talks about what happened last week. She is happy that Randy Orton seems to be in good spirits and then introduces Asuka as her guest. Asuka comes out and tries to sit on the swing set but Alexa tells her that that is not her seat. Asuka moves to another spot and Alexa says that she will be in the Royal Rumble. Alexa points out that they might face each other at Wrestlemania and Asuka tells Alexa that she is a big fan of hers. Asuka has her music played and starts dancing in the ring. Alexa yells at her to stop and Alexa is sad because Bray isn’t there. Asuka tries to cheer her up but Alexa tells her not to say the Fiend’s name. Asuka leaves and Alexa sits in her rocking horse.
The Miz and John Morrison are walking backstage and are asked about what their plans are for Goldberg in the Dirt Sheet. They say they will not give any spoilers but it will be controversial and they walk off.
Shayna Baszler cuts a promo backstage as Mandy Rose makes her way out tot he ring. Shayna talks about how she won last week and plans to do so this week. She then says she will win the Royal Rumble and nobody will get in her way. Nia Jax takes offense to that as her tag team partner and the two argue as Shayna starts walking towards the ring.
Jeff Jarrett appears in a video to give his prediction for the Goldberg/McIntyre match at the Royal Rumble. He talks about the match up and picks Goldberg.
Shayna Baszler def. Mandy Rose
Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler are arguing backstage and are asked about their issues. They point out how they have never gotten along and want their rematch for the tag titles since Asuka and Charlotte Flair are also having issues. Nia agrees and the two walk off.
Charlotte Flair is interviewed backstage about what has been going on with Lacey Evans. She talks about how people have claimed she has been using the family name and points out that Lacey is trying that. She says she has tried to not do that and is thinking maybe she should rethink things.
Adam Pearce is talking to Ricochet at Gorilla and he tells him that this is his chance to show him something. AJ Styles and Omos then walk in and AJ makes fun of how he gave up his chance against Roman Reigns. He says he could have lost with dignity like how Ricochet will tonight. Ricochet and AJ then trade jabs at one another and Ricochet is set to prove he belongs in the Royal Rumble. Ricochet then leaves to the ring and AJ tells Pearce that he does not like him. Pearce has a stare down with Omos as Raw goes to commercial.
AJ Styles def. Ricochet
The Miz and John Morrison are in the ring for the Dirt Sheet. They talk about how big of an episode of the Dirt Sheet this is and introduce Goldberg as their guest. Gillberg then comes out instead of Goldberg and someone mocking Drew McIntyre comes out. The fake McIntyre and Gillberg share some words and then Morrison and Miz cut them off. They argue a bit over the actor they got for McIntyre but then talk about how Miz will cash-in at the Royal Rumble.
The Hurt Business def. Lucha House Party & Riddle
Elias and Jaxson Ryker are backstage and Elias explains why Ryker should have helped him last week. Ryker says he was looking for a sign and Elias tells him he should have just interfered. Elias is ready for the rematch with Jeff Hardy and they leave.
Drew McInytre cuts a promo from his home gym and he talks a bit about the Dirt Sheet segment. He then talks about his match with Goldberg and that he respects him. He is prepared for the match and plans on retaining the title.
Jeff Hardy def. Jaxson Ryker by DQ when Elias attacks him. Hardy fights some more with Ryker after the match but eats a spinning slam from Ryker.
Alexa Bliss def. Asuka. The lights cut out during the match and Alexa transformed. Alexa would transform back after she won the match and mouthed “let me in” with Bray’s voice playing as Raw came to a close.