WWE Raw Results: Winners and Highlights from June 17
WWE Monday Night Raw 17th June 2019 – 17/06/2019 – 06/17/2019
Six days of Stomping Grounds, WWE Raw had the unenviable job of assembling a show that enticed fans to go out of their way to take a look at Sunday’s pay-per-view.
Theoretically, Monday’s broadcast was second best. Baron Corbin was slated to disclose the referee for his Universal Championship match versus Seth Rollins, a new No. 1 competitor to the USA Championship would be crowned, as well as SmackDown Live’s Daniel Bryan would certainly be real-time as among today’s wild cards.
Did the show live up (or down) to its lineup’s mediocrity, or did WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and also the innovative team feel the stress and provide a program that lastly captivated fans and seen to it Stomping Grounds is can not-miss television?
Learn what happened in this recap of the June 17 program.
Seth Rollins Kicks Off Raw:
Elias opened Raw sporting a referee’s t-shirt as well as exposed Baron Corbin had selected him to be the ref in the Universal Champion match in between The Lone Wolf and Seth Rollins at Stomping Premises.
The Beastslayer appeared, squashed Elias with a chair and pummeled him before getting hold of the mic.
He went down the mic as well as stormed off as the group popped for Raw’s lead hero.
Furious as well as frustrated, Rollins vowed he is no much longer playing games. He assured anybody who lined up with Corbin would fulfill a comparable fate to Elias.
Braun Strowman vs. Ricochet vs. The Miz vs. Cesaro vs. Bobby Lashley
Result: Ricochet defeated Strowman, Miz, Cesaro and Lashley
Before the match, the babyfaces laid out unique guest referee Elias as the outright attempts to rob him of any integrity continued.
Outraged by their fast dismissals, the heels teamed with Ricochet to ground The Beast Amongst Men and also placed him away. A cruel as well as furious Strowman threw The Only over the ropes with ease and cleaned out The Swiss Superman and also The All Mighty at ringside.
Ricochet would catch a flying Miz with a Codebreaker as well as score the win with his 630 dashes.
Strowman took off out of eviction, removing Cesaro and also Lashley adhering to a powerslam while stars such as Seth Environment-friendly and Jenna Dewan viewed from ringside. He bulldozed Miz and Ricochet, appearing like an unstoppable pressure as Joe watched at a range.
The No. 1 challenger to Samoa Joe’s USA Championship was determined in the night’s first in-ring activity as Braun Strowman, Ricochet, The Miz, Cesaro and also Bobby Lashley competed for the title possibility.
Back from the break, Ricochet took the battle to Miz with his airborne assault. However The Hollywood A-Lister dropped him with a DDT for a near-fall and complied with up with a figure-four leglock, but Ricochet reversed it as well as required the break.
After the match, Joe struck, yet Ricochet fended him off as well as stood high.
Lacey Evans surprised by Becky Lynch:
A roaring ovation by her embraced home town fans in Los Angeles greeted Raw women’s champ Becky Lynch as she hit the ring for one last promo section before her title defense against Lacey Evans at Stomping Grounds.
This highlighted The Sassy Southern Belle, as well as after a short back-and-forth loaded with the same stabs we have seen out of them on a seemingly once a week basis, Evans made the blunder of entering the squared circle with Lynch.
The Male called out her opponent and supplied to kick her butt around the city.
The Irish Lass Twist delivered a nasty Bexploder and merely strolled away– her message to her leading competitor provided noisally as well as clearly.
Daniel Bryan Speaks and Viking Raiders Smash as Viking Raiders defeated the Taylors:
Daniel Bryan and Rowan, SmackDown’s tag team champions, made their way to the ring.
The Viking Raiders made their arrival for a squash match versus Randy and also Russ Taylor. True to call, they squashed the opposition, scoring the win in prejudiced style.
After the match, cams caught R-Truth and Carmella in disguise at ringside. The lower half of the Raw roster hurried the ringside location, attempting to soothe the former of the 24/7 Championship, yet Fact escaped with the group.
The former was extremely clear concerning his disdain for Raw and Los Angeles before revealing he would ruin Seth Rollins in the night’s main event and also show why even one-half of the tag champs on SmackDown is much better than all of Raw’s talent.
Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn showed an edition of “The Kevin and Sami Show.”
The heels exposed they will not be the unique referee for the Universal Championship match at Stomping Premises. Instead, they introduced EC3.
The former TNA world champ and also WWE afterthought appeared, yet Seth Rollins and his trusty steel chair rapidly obliterated him.
The New Day disrupted the procedures and also, after some back-and-forth, played with the pounded EC3, making use of the Weekend break at Bernie’s gimmick to announce a six-man tag team, finest 2-out-of-3 Falls match.
Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn presented an edition of “The Kevin and Sami Show.”
New Day vs. Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, and Baron Corbin:
Result: New Day defeated Owens, Zayn and Corbin two falls to none.
New Day struck first in the finest 2-out-of-3 Loss match, as Xavier Woods scored a quick roll-up on Sami Zayn to make his team a 1-0 lead.
An errant clothesline from Corbin to Zayn led to a heated conflict with Owens. The Pugilist super kicked the former Raw general manager before entrusting to Zayn.
By himself, Corbin ate Difficulty in Heaven, and Kingston sustained his team to triumph with a 2-0 win-loss record.
Baron Corbin, Kevin Owens as well as Zayn would channel their initiatives right into a focused attack on Big E, that simply recently returned from injury.
They defeated him down in the edge, separated him from his partners and attempted to even the score. However, a warm tag to Kofi Kingston triggered a babyface resurgence.
Paul Heyman Returns and has an announcement for Seth Rollins:
He advised Rollins that anytime he is about, he is at risk. Everybody knows The Engineer exists; however, no one understands if The Monster is.
Paul Heyman went back to Raw to advise Seth Rollins that the danger of Brock Lesnar money in towered above the universal champion’s power.
With that, Heyman went down the mic and also walked off.
He made it clear he will certainly not be the umpire at Stomping Premises before transforming his focus to the secret bordering The Monster Incarnate’s impending cash-in.
The Usos vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson:
Result: The Usos defeated Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson
Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, went back to television activity for the very first time in what felt like an infinity as they battled The Usos.
They functioned him over and also established him up for the Magic Awesome.
The result displeased The Phenomenal One, which the cameras picked up on.
A flawlessly timed superkick from Jimmy stopped the finisher, triggered a return, and also delivered battle superkicks to score the hard-fought win.
They defeat down and also isolated Jey from his partner– all while longtime good friend AJ Styles watched from the backstage area.
An irritated Roman Reigns exposed the frustration he felt following Super ShowDown, where he shed to Shane McMahon with some aid from Drew McIntyre.
The reference of his family brought Reigns to the backstage area, where he outlined The Rebirth and placed McIntyre through a table.
After the weary ring-announcement shtick, McMahon showed up from an area backstage and also told The Huge Canine there is no pity in shedding to “The very best on the planet.” His braggadocios promotion gave method to a harmful one from McIntyre, who promised to injure Reigns to the factor that his youngsters will certainly look at him in horror.
In the arena, The Big Dog rocked McMahon with a spear and sent him to the back with a message for McIntyre: an ass-kicking waits for Sunday.
The IIconics vs. Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss:
Result: The IIconics defeated Bliss and Cross
Women’s tag team champions The IIconics missed little time cutting a promo that mocked the city of Los Angeles as well as the fans present.
Peyton Royce, as well as Billie Kay, regulated early, working over Alexa Happiness as both her partner, Nikki Cross, and Bayley watched on from ringside. The Scot lastly blew up as well as got the hot tag into the match, almost racking up a pinfall triumph over Royce.
With the tussle at ringside setting up a wrong numbers game in the ring, Royce and Kay could pin and also take advantage of Cross to maintain their titles.
The champions halted Cross’ momentum as well as worked her over, even reaching to provide a cheap shot that knocked Bliss off the apron. At ringside, The Siren chatted trash with SmackDown women’s champion Bayley just days before their title match.
Seth Rollins vs. Daniel Bryan
Result: Rollins defeated Bryan
The battle that followed was a fiercely disputed one that saw Bryan frantically trying to show his supremacy over Rollins.
The Architect stunned Bryan early with a flying clothesline, and a sling blade, however, was unable to maintain The Earth’s Champion down for greater than a two-count. The former WWE titleholder responded, capturing Rollins with a running knee.
The centerpiece between Seth Rollins and also Daniel Bryan was virtually wrecked before it began, many thanks to a chokeslam by Rowan on the ring apron that drew incompetency. All of a sudden, tag teams such as The Usos, New Day, Kevin Owens and also Sami Zayn, and also The Resurgence struck the ring.
The teams brawled before it was revealed the match would proceed with all celebrations prohibited from the ringside location.
A superplex from Rollins to Bryan downed both Superstars and established an action-packed conclusion that saw The Designer deliver a fastening bomb, just for his opponent to answer with the LeBell Lock. The gutsy Rollins made it through the hold, supplied the Trample as well as grabbed the win.
After the match, Baron Corbin struck Rollins with a steel chair and left him existing following End of Days to close out the show.