This week’s RAW started with a bang as WWE Champion Brock Lesnar came to the ring with his advocate Paul Hayman to take his revenge from Rey Mysterio. The night witnessed Seth Rollins talk about his title loss against ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt, only for WWE COO Triple H coming to confront the former Universal Champion. After dominating at the blue brand show, the NXT superstars came to RAW to cement their position. This week’s RAW was filled with character-defining matches and some incredible build-ups ahead of the upcoming Survivor Series PPV.
WWE RAW: Major matches/segments happened on RAW
WWE RAW: Rey Mysterio challenges Brock Lesnar
WWE champion Brock Lesnar kicked off Raw alongside his advocate Paul Heyman. After threatening the masked luchador for punishing him with a steel chair at Crown Jewel, Lesnar went out to find Rey Mysterio. While finding Mysterio, Lesnar returned to the stage of RAW and confronted the commentary team. Commentator Dio Maddin stood up to defend Jerry Lawler, but he wounded up receiving an F-5 from the beast. Mysterio appeared from behind and started beating Lesnar with a kendo stick. After the Brawl, Mysterio appeared on the screen and challenged Lesnar for the WWE Championship match at the upcoming Survivor Series PPV.
WWE RAW: NXT Champion Shayna Baszler confronts RAW Champion Becky Lynch
Baszler interrupted Becky Lynch’s interview and admitted that she had waited a long time to meet Lynch. She then challenged Lynch and said that Lynch's limbs will belong to her at the upcoming PPV. The RAW Women’s Champion responded, saying that she hasn’t figured whether she respects Baszler or not. Baszler laughed and ended the interview saying that Lynch and Bayley should not take a lightly.
WWE RAW: Seth Rollins vs Adam Cole for the NXT Championship
The match started with both the superstars showcasing their talents, but neither gaining an advantage over others. However, Rollins delivered a falcon arrow that got him an advantage. He then went on to deliver stomp to the NXT champion and when he was about to execute his finisher, NXT wrestlers came in and interfered the match. NXT superstars like Undisputed Era, Matt Riddle, Keith Lee, Tomasso Ciampa and many more came in and overwhelmed the RAW superstar, unlit Ricochet launched himself, delivering a springboard shooting star press.