WWE Raw Results – July 21st, 2014
Raw is in Miami, Florida and Triple H opens the show. We are told that Triple H will name John Cena’s opponent for Summerslam tonight. Triple H says that no one wants to look him in the eye tonight. He says everyone is worried that he is going to freak out at them because The Authority doesn’t have possession of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. He says he is mad but he has options. Triple H then says that he is so mad that he is going to complain on social media. He says maybe he should just fire everyone and kick everybody out. He then says maybe he should relax and just wait because he always wins. Triple H says that he guarantees a new WWE Champion at Summerslam. Out comes Randy Orton.
Randy says that he deserves his rematch for the title. Triple H says that may be true, but everyone has a chance to be impress me. He says that he wants someone to show him that they want it more than anything else in the world. Orton says that if it wasn’t for Kane last night, Orton would be champion. Out comes Kane. Kane says that he can bring the titles back to the Authority, as long as he isn’t babysitting. Out comes Roman Reigns.
Reigns says that if they are talking about someone to be the next challenger, it should be him. Reigns says no one want to see Kane vs John Cena, and no one wants to see John Cena vs Randy Orton again. Reigns then takes out Kane. HHH and Orton retreat and Triple H says Reigns will be in action right now against Orton and Kane. We go to commercial break.
Randy Orton and Kane vs Roman Reigns
Orton and Reigns start the match off. Reigns is in control at first, hitting 10 punches in the corner. Orton gets away and Kane is tagged in. Kane and Reigns lock up, with Reigns getting taken down with a right hand. Reigns gets back in it with a Samoan Drop, but Kane kicks out and pushes Reigns in the corner. Orton is tagged in . Orton hits a knee to the gut and is now in control. Kane is tagged in and hits a kick to the face. Kane puts Reigns in a headlock, but Reigns gets out. Reigns tries to build some offense, hitting a clothesline from the top rope. Reigns makes the cover for the 2 count. Kane gets up and throws Reigns over the top rope. Reigns fights back and throws Kane into the ring steps. Reigns is in control as we go to commercial break.
We return with Orton in control over Reigns. Orton hits stomps all over Reigns, and then makes the cover for a 2 count. Kane is tagged in and hits a boot to the face. Kane then hits an elbow and tags in Orton again. Orton hits a dropkick and makes a pinfall, but Reigns kicks out at 2. Orton then puts Reigns in a headlock. Reigns fights out and hits a Samoan Drop. Orton makes the tag to Reigns and Reigns begins his comeback. Reigns then calls for the Superman punch, but Orton distracts Kane. Kane hits a boot then offers a tag. Orton refuses too and then walks away. Reigns then hits a Superman punch and a spear on Kane. Reigns makes the cover for the 3 count.
Winner: Roman Reigns
Chris Jericho will host the Highlight Reel tonight. His guest is Bray Wyatt.
Nikki Bella is in a 4 on 1 handicap match up next.
Nikki Bella vs Alicia Fox, Cameron, Eva Marie, and Rosa Mendez
Before the match starts, Brie shows up at ringside, as she bought a ticket. Stephanie comes out and talks down to Brie. Stephanie says that she abandoned her sister for Daniel Bryan. Stephanie says she gets to watch her sister get destroyed. Brie then calls her a bitch and Stephanie comes back. Brie then grabs the mic and says she is doing all of this in spite, and Stephanie slaps her. Brie tries to fight back but security throws her out. Stephanie then says to start the match and all 4 divas beat down Nikki, and get the win.
Winner: Alicia Fox, Cameron, Eva Marie, and Rosa Mendez
Stephanie says she feels bad for Nikki, and that she will end up quitting just like her sister.
Flo Rida will perform tonight as the special guest. We go to commercial break.
Bo Dallas vs Damien Sandow
Sandow is dressed as Lebron James. Bo hits a backdrop, and then a clothesline. Sandow however fights back, hitting multiple punches in the face. Bo rolls up Sandow but Sandow kicks out and hits a clothesline right away. Sandow gets caught with the Running Bo Dog and Bo Dallas covers him for the 3 count.
Winner: Bo Dallas
Jericho’s highlight reel is up next with Bray Wyatt.
We come back from commercial and are told that an incident between the Wyatt’s and Jericho occurred during the WWE App. Out come the Wyatt Family. Bray welcomes everyone to the highlight reel. He says that Jericho can make it right now, as he is currently disposed. We are then shown the footage of the Wyatt’s attacking Jericho. Bray then asks where Jericho is for them. Bray says the only person there for them is him. He says that many people may think he is not the better man because his hand wasn’t raised. He says that the war matters not just one battle.
Bray says that Jericho doesn’t know who he is dealing with, and that he is forever. We cut to the back with Jericho getting checked on.
The Miz is in action next. We go to commercial break.
The Miz vs Dolph Ziggler
The match starts with Miz taunting to the crowd on the outside. Ziggler ends up chasing Miz down, throwing him into the barricade. Ziggler gets back in the ring with the Miz, and Ziggler stays in control with a hip toss. Ziggler then hits 9 straight elbows, before Miz gains some space, and makes a move to get control of this match. Ziggler gets out and both begin to brawl on the apron. Miz ends up throwing Ziggler to the outside and Ziggler appears to be out. Miz is in control as we go to commercial break.
We return with Miz in control over Ziggler. Ziggler tries to fight back, but Miz continues to beat Ziggler down. Miz hits a snap suplex and makes the cover, but only gets a 2 count. Miz then begins to rake the face of Ziggler. Ziggler fights back and rolls Miz up, but only gets a 2 count. Ziggler then dodges Miz’s clothesline, with Miz getting caught up in the turnbuckle. Ziggler then begins his comeback. Ziggler and Miz both exchange roll ups before Miz takes advantage again. Both men then begin to exchange reversals, with Ziggler finally hitting the jumping DDT. Ziggler makes the cover but Miz kicks out at 2. Miz then fights back with a DDT of his own, but Ziggler kicks out.
Ziggler then goes for the superkick but Miz reverses it into the figure four! Ziggler screams in pain but finally gets to the ropes. Ziggler then gets up and hits the Fame-Asser and makes the cover, but Miz kicks out! Ziggler gets up and goes for the Zig Zag, but Miz holds onto the ropes. Miz then goes for the Skull Crushing Finale, but Ziggler rolls out of it. Ziggler then goes for the super kick, and Miz turns around and covers his face. Ziggler takes advantage and hits the Zig Zag! Ziggler makes the cover for the 3 count!
Winner: Dolph Ziggler
We go backstage with Triple H explaining to Seth Rollins why it doesn’t make sense for him to fight Cena at Summerslam. Cesaro comes in and says he should fight Cena. He says that he is no longer a Heyman guy, and that he wants to be a Triple H guy. Rollins says he already has a guy, and Triple H tells him to calm down. Triple H tells Cesaro that if he can take care of Ambrose tonight in a match, he will definitely gain his attention.
AJ is in action up next.
Paige and AJ Lee vs Natalya and Emma
Emma and AJ start the match. Emma hits an elbow, and then takes AJ down. Emma rolls AJ up but AJ kicks out at two. AJ takes control and tags in Paige. Emma gets some space and tags in Natalya. Natalya then hits a German Suplex, and locks the Sharpshooter in! Paige is able to reach AJ and make the tag! AJ then hits the Shining Wizard, and locks in the Black Widow. Natalya taps out and AJ wins.
Winner: Paige and AJ
AJ celebrates with Paige, and as AJ turns around, Paige grabs AJ’s hair and throws her to the ground. Paige begins to beat down AJ on the outside, and then rams her into the post. Paige screams that this is her house, and then throws her over the announce table. Paige stands tall and skips away.
Fandango vs Zack Ryder
Ryder has Summer Rae and Layla in his corner. Fandango starts with a dropkick, and then begins to beat down Ryder. Fandango makes the cover but Ryder kicks out. Ryder is then put in a headlock. Ryder fights back, but Fandango dodges the missile dropkick. Fandango goes for a splash but misses, and Ryder hits the Rough Ryder! Ryder makes the cover and gets the 3 count!
Winner: Zack Ryder
We are shown a replay of the incident between Brie and Stephanie.
We go backstage with Flo Rida and Renee Young. Flo Rida says that he hopes that his performance impresses Triple H enough to choose him to face Cena at Summerslam. Slater comes in and says he wants to return the favor for pushing him at Wrestlemania. Slater pushes Flo Rida and Flo Rida shoves him to the ground.
Flo Rida performs next.
We return and get a performance from Flo Rida.
After the performance, you see the Miami police confronting Stephanie at ringside. Apparently Brie Bella has pressed charges! Stephanie has been under arrest! Brie shows up as they put handcuffs on Stephanie and take her away! We go backstage with them taking Stephanie away. Triple H tries to calm her down, saying he is going to fix this. We go to commercial break.
We go backstage with Triple H and Joey Mercury. Triple H says that he is leaving now, but Joey says that he still has to make a decision. Triple H says family comes first, but then pauses. Triple H then says it may take awhile to get Steph ready, so maybe he will leave after making a decision.
Big E and Kofi Kingston vs RybAxel
Ryback and Big E start the match off. Big E hits a belly to belly on Ryback, and then knocks out Axel. Ryback takes advantage with a spinebuster, and then tags in Axel. Axel beats down Big E in the corner, and then tags in Ryback again. Ryback hits a suplex, and then keeps Big E away from his corner. Ryback then hits a belly to belly, and then calls for the Meat Hook. Big E gets up and hits a clothesline instead, and then both men make a tag. Kofi comes in and makes his comeback, with Axel and Big E taking each other out. Kofi hits a cross body and Ryback rolls through for the win.
Xavier comes out in a suit and gives a pep talk to Big E and Kofi. He says they can’t keep doing what everyone else wants them to do, and its time for them to take it. Kofi and Big E look at each other as if they agree with Woods. We go to commercial break.
Rusev vs The Great Khali
Khali gets a couple of chops in before Rusev beats down Khali in the corner. Khali fights back with more chops, knocking Rusev down. Rusev however hits a kick to the head, and then locks in the Accolade. Khali taps out.
We get a backstage segment with Goldust and Stardust.
Dean Ambrose vs Cesaro
Dean and Cesaro lock up, with Ambrose getting control early. Ambrose beats down Cesaro in the corner, and then decides to throw him out of the ring. Ambrose then jumps on Cesaro on the outside, and then throws him into the barricade. Cesaro is thrown into the ring, but Cesaro gets control with a knee to the gut. Cesaro throws Ambrose into the ring post, and then hits a snap suplex on the outside. Ambrose is thrown back into the ring and is hit with a boot to the face. Ambrose is kept grounded, with the crowd trying to get him back in it. Ambrose fights back, throwing multiple punches to Cesaro. Dean goes for a cross body to the outside, but Cesaro hits him with an uppercut in mid air! Cesaro is in control as we go to commercial.
We return with Cesaro in control over Ambrose. Cesaro tries to keep Ambrose down, but Ambrose fights back. Cesaro keeps the advantage though with a german suplex. Cesaro then puts Ambrose onto the top rope. Cesaro goes up as well for the superplex, but Ambrose pushes him off. Ambrose then jumps off and hits a dropkick. Ambrose then begins his comeback, finishing it off with a Tornado DDT. Ambrose makes the cover but Cesaro kicks out at 2. Ambrose then catches Cesaro off guard with a roll up, but Cesaro kicks out again. Cesaro falls to the outside and Ambrose follows with a Suicide Dive! Ambrose and Cesaro get back in the ring and Ambrose hits his signature clothesline. Ambrose makes the cover but Cesaro kicks out. Ambrose bounces off the ropes and Cesaro hits a clothesline of his own. Cesaro makes the cover but Ambrose kicks out this time. Ambrose ends up being put in the tree of woe, and Cesaro begins to lay in Ambrose. Cesaro tries to throw Ambrose in to the post, but Ambrose reverses and does it three times! Ambrose then grabs a chair and hits Cesaro in the arm with it!
Winner (by DQ): Cesaro
Dean waits in the ring as Cesaro retreats.
We go backstage with Renee Young trying to get a word with Triple H. Triple H says that he is actually on his way to make his decision and Renee says that he should be with his wife right now. Triple H just stares at her and then walks away. We go to commercial break.
We return with Triple H in the middle of the ring. Triple H then announces the opponent for John Cena at Summerslam, and out comes Randy Orton. Orton makes his way to the ring, and Reigns comes out of no where and takes him out! Reigns and Orton begin to brawl all the way to the back. Out comes Heyman! Heyman says that plan A or plan B aren’t working out, so maybe it is time to announce plan C. Out comes Brock Lesnar! Triple H waits and then decides to accept the offer!
Heyman then announces that Brock Lesnar will take the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Summerslam. He says that both of them know that there is a split with the fans with John Cena. Heyman says he doesn’t care what side you are on, because Lesnar is going to give Cena the beating of his life. He then says if you don’t believe him, look at the footage of what he did to the last person who he said was going to get a beating. We are then shown Lesnar break the streak. Heyman says that not only did Lesnar break the streak, but he put Undertaker in the hospital. He then says that same beating is waiting for John Cena. Heyman says that John Cena can not escape this beating. Heyman then says that Lesnar will expose Cena just as he did with Taker. Heyman closes his speech saying that after Summerslam, Brock Lesnar will be the WWE Heavyweight Champion of the World. Lesnar stands tall as Raw concludes.