WWE Raw Results – April 21st, 2014
We open Raw with a video package of Evolutions reformation and their attack on the Shield.
We cut back to the ring and out comes Daniel Bryan. Brie Bella is in the ring. Before he speaks, out comes Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie says she couldn’t resist coming out and congratulating both of them. She says that Bryan got to become champion and marry the love of his life in the same week. Stephanie says that she wanted to give him a special wedding present, and that’s a match at Extreme Rules against Kane. Stephanie says that Kane is uncontrollable and that he should watch his wife at all times. Kane’s music then hits.
Kane comes from the crowd and begins to beat on Daniel Bryan. Brie gets out while Stephanie tells Kane to stop. Kane ends up hitting a tombstone on Bryan on the outside and Stephanie says to stop. Kane then grabs Bryan and tombstones him on the steel steps. The doctors begin to check on Bryan as Stephanie and Kane look on. They put Bryan on a stretcher and Kane comes back and throws him off it. Kane then picks up Bryan and tombstones him on the announce table! Kane then walks away as we cut to commercial.
We return with Bryan being placed on a stretcher.
Bad News Barrett vs Sheamus
Barrett starts with fists in the corner on Sheamus, but Sheamus comes right back and does the same. The crowd is fully behind Barrett. Sheamus whips Barrett in the corner, and then lifts him up and hits a rolling senton. Sheamus goes up top but Barrett comes up and tries for a superplex. Barrett is pushed off and falls to the outside. Sheamus then hits a cross body to the outside on Barrett! Barrett is thrown in the ring and Sheamus go onto the apron. Barrett then Irish Whips Sheamus into the ring post, and then hits a big boot that has Sheamus fall to the outside. Barrett is standing tall in the ring as we cut to commercial.
We return with Barrett in control over Sheamus. Sheamus gets out of a headlock and hits a backbreaker. Sheamus then gets up and hits his comeback. Sheamus follows it with the 10 blows to the chest, and then goes up top and hits the battering ram for a 2 count. Barrett is then caught with an Irish Curse for a 2 count. Sheamus goes for White Noise but it is reversed by Barrett. Barrett goes for the WasteLand but Sheamus gets out and goes for the Brogue Kick. Barrett ducks and hits the Winds of Change for a 2 count. Barrett sets up the Bullhammer, but misses. Barrett goes up but is caught and Sheamus hits White Noise! Sheamus goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count!
Both men begin to trade blows, with Sheamus hitting a clothesline which gets both men over the rope. Sheamus then goes in the ring, and Barrett shoves him off. Sheamus then goes to grab Barrett on the outside but Barrett hits the Bullhammer through the ropes! Barrett gets in the ring and covers Sheamus for the 3 count!
Winner: Bad News Barrett
Barrett celebrates in the ring as he will face the winner of Rob Van Dam vs Cesaro in the finals. We head to commercial.
We return with a vignette for Bo Dallas vignette. We are then told that Hugh Jackman will be on Raw next week.
John Cena has an app vote tonight. It is John Cena vs Harper, Harper, and Rowan, or Harper, Rowan, and Wyatt. The Wyatts then come out on the stage. Bray says that free will is an illusion. He says all that we have become is a nation of mindless sheep and that we are owned by pigs. He says that tonight would be a wonderful night for change. He says that tonight the people make a choice and that free will exists tonight. He says what will they choose; a choice that leads to less pain, or will you show Cena that everyone stands against him. Bray Wyatt says that in the steel cage two monsters will enter a cage, but tonight is different. He says tonight John Cena will realize that the people no longer love him. Bray says that as the days go by the people join him. He then tells his “brothers and sisters” to sing with him, and the crowd sings along with Bray. Bray says that the people need to be with him, and we then cut to commercial.
Los Matadores and El Torito vs Jinder Mahal, Drew McIntyre and Hornswoggle
Torito and Hornswoggle start the match off. Both men begin to trade blows, with Torito hitting a springboard back elbow on Hornswoggle. Torito hits a Bronco Buster and a Moonsault, but Mahal breaks it up. Mahal is then taken out, and Drew and Torito have a standoff. Torito goes low on Drew and then hits a Senton for the 3 count.
Winners: Los Matadores and El Torito
We cut to the back with Evolution arriving to the arena. They will be coming to the ring up next.
We return and out comes Evolution. Triple H says that it is funny when you call yourself the baddest people on the planet, and then you get beat down and you are humiliated. Orton says that it just takes one moment to realize who is the most dominant group of all time. We then get a video package of the history of Evolution. Batista then asks if the people get it now. He says their is 31 titles between the 3 of them. He says the Shield have no idea what they have gotten in too, and out comes the Shield. The Shield enter the ring and Evolution immediately retreats.
Ambrose says that last week wasn’t the first time they have been beaten up, and it won’t be the last. He asks if they look humbled. Ambrose says that their is a reason they hired them to protect HHH and Orton. He says that they are the meanest, most feared group. He says their is no doubt they are angry. Rollins then grabs the mic from Ambrose. Rollins says that they have every right to be angry. He says that come Extreme Rules, they will only be looking out for themselves instead of a united team. Rollins says reforming Evolution was putting a nail in their own coffin, and they are the hammer to nail it in. Reigns then says that they will come down to that ramp when he drops the mic and beat their asses. He then says they can either fight, or be cowards. The Shield come down and out come 10 or so heels. Triple H says they can fight all they have to do is come to them. The Shield say they aren’t stupid and both groups have a stare down.
We get a replay of what Kane did to Daniel Bryan earlier in the night. Michael Cole says that Bryan has been brought to the hospital and is being checked on for his neck.
We are given an Adam Rose vignette. This cues a commercial.
The Usos vs The Brotherhood
Goldust and Jey start the match off. Both men get in a shoving match, and then they begin trading blows. Goldust hits a clothesline and tags in Cody. Cody hits a dropkick, but, Jimmy is tagged in and hits a headbutt. Jimmy begins to work Cody but Cody hits an uppercut and tags in Goldust. Jey is tagged in and tries to work the arm. Goldust gets out and hits an uppercut of his own, and tags in Cody. Cody goes for a rollup but Jimmy is tagged in. Jimmy then hits a super kick on Cody and get the 3 count.
Winners: The Usos
Goldust tries to help Cody but Cody walks off in frustration. Rybaxel then beat down The Usos after the match.
Layla vs Emma
Emma is distracted and Layla begins to attack Emma. Layla goes for a cover but only gets a 2 count. Layla begins to work the back, but Emma fights back. Emma goes for a dropkick but Layla grabs the ropes and dodges it. Emma then gets up and hits a big clothesline. Emma then puts on a pink cobra and hits the Cobra on Layla for the 3 count.
Emma and Santino celebrate after the match as we go to commercial.
We return with Renee Young interviewing John Cena. Renee asks how he feels about the situation that was put on him tonight. He says that we will find out if the fans listen to Bray or not. He says that he knows whats happening with the fans, and that Bray may really have the whole world in his hands. He says that tonight his objective is to simply survive. He tells Bray he should never count him out.
Cesaro vs Rob Van Dam
Cesaro and Van Dam lock up, with both men reversing each others moves. Cesaro eats a kick to the head, but then hits a backbreaker for a 2 count. RVD gets up and hits a springboard kick to the head. Cesaro reverses a kick and goes for a suplex. Cesaro hits it but only gets a 2 count. Van Dam gets up and hits two shoulder blocks in the corner, but misses the third one, in which Cesaro follows with a shove to the outside. Cesaro is in control as we head to commercial break.
We return to Raw with Cesaro still in control. RVD gets out of a headlock and goes for a sunset flip, but Cesaro reverses it. Cesaro then lifts RVD from the ground and hits a gut wrench slam for a 2 count. Cesaro begins to stomp on RVD’s face, and then lays in an uppercut in the corner. Cesaro then hits a second rope elbow and follows it with a pinfall. RVD kicks out at 2 and is immediately put in a headlock. RVD fights out and hits a kick to the head on Cesaro. RVD then begins his comeback on Cesaro, which is followed by Rolling Thunder. RVD goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. RVD goes up top for the 5 star but Cesaro hits a big uppercut! RVD then kicks Cesaro and hits a split legged moonsault but only gets a 2 count. RVD goes for a kick but misses, and Cesaro hits a spinning uppercut but only gets a 2 count. Both men trade blows and RVD goes for a roll up but only gets a 2 count. Cesaro then hits a Tiger Bomb but RVD kicks out. Cesaro goes for the Swing but out comes Colter and Swagger. RVD then goes up top and jumps to the outside on Cesaro but is hit with a massive upper cut! The ref checks on RVD and Cesaro is taken out by Swagger. Cesaro doesn’t make the count and RVD advances.
Winner: Rob Van Dam
Swagger attacks Cesaro after the match but Cesaro gets the upper hand. Cesaro tries to swing Colter but Swagger stops him. Cesaro then swings Swagger and stands tall over Swagger. Bad New Barrett will face Rob Van Dam next week on Raw in the finals.
We are shown a replay of Kane’s attack on Daniel Bryan.
We go backstage with RVD. He is confronted by Cesaro and Heyman. Heyman asks how he could sleep with a win like that. RVD says he will sleep just fine. RVD tells Cesaro that he should keep his wallet, house and future away from Paul Heyman.
Paige vs Aksana
Paige and Aksana start off with Paige hitting a kick to the gut. Paige then throws Aksana around. Paige hits a springboard sunset flip, and then follows it with multiple knees to the head. Aksana then fights back and puts Paige on the top rope. She hits a couple of kicks and punches before throwing Paige off the top. Aksana keeps Paige down with a headlock. Aksana then hits a couple of elbows but Paige fights back. Aksana hits an elbow to the face and then a side walk slam. Paige kicks out at 2 and then hits a couple of of clotheslines. Aksana hits a spinebuster, and then follows it with an elbow. Paige then fights back and hits a step up knee to the nose, and follows it with a clothesline. Paige then puts Aksana in the Modified Scorpion Cross Lock and Aksana has no choice but to tap out.
We are told Cesaro will face Jack Swagger on Smackdown this Friday Night.
Alexander Rusev vs Sin Cara
Cara tries to take an early advantage, but is caught with knees, and then is hit with a fallaway slam. Rusev then throws Cara in the corner and hits two jumping knees. Rusev then hits a big shot to the face on Cara. Cara then gets a roll up but does not get a 1 count. Sin Cara hits a kick to the head and a missile dropkick. Rusev then hits a modified suplex and follows it with the Accolade. Sin Cara taps.
Winner: Alexander Rusev
Rusev stands tall with Lana as we cut to commercial.
Out comes John Cena for the Main Event of the evening. The results are in and John Cena has to face Luke Harper, Erik Rowan, and Bray Wyatt. John Cena looks stunned. We cut to commercial.
John Cena vs The Wyatt Family
All three Wyatts enter the ring at the same time and begin to beat down on Cena. Harper starts the match for the Wyatts. Harper begins to beat down Cena in the corner, and is thrown into the opposite corner which is the Wyatts. Rowan is tagged in and hits a big scoop slam. Rowan throws Cena head first into the turnbuckle, and then Cena tries to fight back. Rowan hits a fallaway slam and then tags in Bray Wyatt.
Bray begins to “dance” with Bray, and then whips him into the ground. Harper is tagged in and slaps Cena in the corner. Cena then tries to build momentum but then runs into a big elbow block. Harper hits an uppercut, and then hits another when Cena gets up. Harper goes for a third but Cena hits Harper with a German Suplex. Harper then tags in Rowan and Rowan begins the assault. Rowan hits a pump handle backbreaker and tags in Bray. Bray goes for a kick to the head but stops and instead tags in Harper. Harper is then caught in the STF but Rowan breaks it up. Harper then continues the beat down on Cena. Cena is then thrown to the outside and Harper and Rowan both throw Cena into the steel steps. This cues in a commercial break.
We return with Harper in control over Cena. Cena is thrown to the outside by Harper, and Cena claws his way back into the ring. Harper goes up top and sets Cena up for a superplex. Cena fights out and pushes Harper off. Cena jumps off and hits a tornado DDT. Bray is tagged in and he finally begins to attack Cena. Bray then slams Cena’s head into the ring post, and begins to sing to the crowd. Rowan is tagged in and knocks Cena down with one punch. Rowan tries to keep Cena grounded with Bray yelling at Cena from the apron. Cena fights back and side steps Rowan who rams into the ring post. Bray is tagged in and hits a splash in the corner.
Bray does his spider walk but then when he gets up he is hit with a clothesline. Cena then hits his comeback on Bray and hits him with the AA. Rowan and Harper take out Cena and the ref calls the match off.
Winner (By DQ): John Cena
The Wyatt Family assaults Cena after the match, and Bray finishes Cena off with the Sister Abagail. Bray cradles Cena on the ground and says that everything will come to light, and begins to sing to the crowd. The camera cuts and Raw concludes.