WWE Raw Results – November 18, 2013
We start off being reminded that tonight is “Raw Country”. We are told the Authority are here as well as told two major major matches for tonight. Big E Langston will face Curtis Axel for the Intercontinental Championship, as well as a 12 man tag match between CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, The Usos, and The Rhodes against The Shield and The Wyatts. Triple H and Stephanie are now making their way to the ring.
Triple H starts us off saying it is good to be back. He then says after what happened last week, it showed how important they are. Without them, it is nothing but chaos. He says he was unhappy with Raw last week and that Maddox and Guerrero will be dealt with tonight. Stephanie says she is well rested, and Orton’s music hits.
Orton grabs the microphone and says that he blames them for everything. He says they didn’t set who is in charge, and he is the face of the company, and should have been taken care of. Stephanie says he is probably right and Orton continues to ask what they will do about his attack and match against the Big Show. Triple H asks who he is talking to and Orton responds that he is talking to the WWE Champion. Triple H responds saying it is his company.
Vickie and Maddox come out and Maddox says it was all Vickie’s fault. Triple H said it doesn’t matter who’s fault it is, that they will both be punished. Stephanie then says that they will both be in individual matches tonight. Vickie will face AJ and Brad Maddox will face right now against Randy Orton. Triple H then says to make it fair for Brad it will be No DQ.
Brad tries to leave but Kane comes out and forces Maddox to the ring. Maddox and Orton will happen after the break.
Brad Maddox vs Randy Orton (No Disqualification Match)
Maddox starts the match by immediately leaving the ring. He takes a while to get in the ring and when he does Orton goes after him and Maddox leaves the ring again. Maddox grabs a mic and begs Orton to stop but Orton goes after it. Maddox hits him with the microphone and then throws him into the ring post. Maddox brings him in the ring and hits a DDT for a two count. Orton finally gets his hand on Maddox and beats him down on the outside. He throws Maddox into the post, and follows it with a hanging DDT on the barricade.
Orton brings Maddox in the ring with a microphone. Orton then smashes the microphone in Maddox’s head repeatedly until the refs calls the match off. Orton wins by referee stoppage.
Winner: Randy Orton
We are told Big Show will be in action later against Ryback. Curtis Axel and Big E Langston are shown backstage as their championship match is up next. We cut to commercial.
We return and are told that Booker T, Mick Foley, and Bret Hart will be on the panel for the Survivor Series kickoff show. We then are shown Maddox being attended to on the stretcher, being taken out of the building.
Big E Langston vs Curtis Axel – Intercontinental Championship
The match starts off with Big E taking down Axel. Axel tries to fight back but Big E hits a huge shoulder tackle for a 2 count. Big E hits a backbreaker, followed by a back suplex. Big E goes for the cover but gets a 2 count. Axel leaves the ring to grab a breather. Axel gets back in and immediately is hit with a clothesline. Big E then picks up Axel and throws him easily over his shoulder. Axel finally gets some offense, hitting Big E with a clothesline to the back of the head. Axel goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Axel is in control as we head back to commercial break.
We return with Axel having Big E in a headlock. Big E fights out but lands right into a dropkick from Axel. Axel goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Axel puts Big E in another headlock, and once again Big E powers out. Big E hits two clotheslines and a belly to belly. Big E follows his onslaught with a big splash. Big E goes for the Big Ending but Axel reverses it into a finisher attempt. Big E fights out and hits a massive clothesline. Big E pulls down the straps and hits the Big Ending! Big E goes for the cover and we have a new champion!
Winner and NEW CHAMPION: Big E Langston
We cut to the back with The Shield and Randy Orton. Orton says he talked to the Authority and said they will have his back on Sunday. Roman says if thats what the Authority wants then that’s what they will get. However, Roman Reigns then says Orton needs to have their backs as well. Orton agrees and we head to commercial.
We return with all the Divas in the ring, and they will be competing in musical chairs. The first person eliminated is Natalya. Alicia is eliminated next. All the divas begin to argue and begin to brawl in the ring. The “Total Divas” stand tall. Big Show vs Ryback is up next after the commercial break.
Big Show vs Ryback
The two big guys lock up in the middle of the ring, with Ryback pushing Big Show off him. They lock up again but this time Big Show knocks Ryback down to the corner. Big Show begins the beat down on Ryback in the corner. Big Show hits a couple of chops, followed by a big shoulder block. Ryback goes to the outside and gets a breather. Ryback gets back in the ring at 8.
Ryback gets some punches in on Big Show, but is once again taken down with a shoulder block. Ryback is bounced off the ropes but goes under and hits Big Shows knees. Ryback begins to beat down on Big Show with multiple kicks to the head. Ryback hits a big splash for a 2 count. Ryback puts Big Show in a headlock. Big Show fights out but Ryback hits a DDT right away. Ryback goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Ryback puts Show back into a headlock.
Show fights out and hits a back suplex. Both men are down in the middle of the ring. Both men get up and Big Show hits a couple of clotheslines. Big Show goes off the ropes but Ryback hits him with a spinebuster. Ryback goes for the cover but only gets a two count. Ryback calls for the Meat Hook but is caught by the throat. Ryback fights out and hits the Meat Hook. Ryback then lifts him up and hits the Shell Shock! Ryback goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Ryback goes for the Shell Shock again but Big Show pushes him off and hits the KO Punch. Big Show goes for the cover and gets the three count.
Winner: Big Show
Orton comes out and tries to attack Big Show from behind but Big Show hits him a spear. Orton gets out of the ring as Big Show stands tall. We are told we will here directly from John Cena about his match at Survivor Series match tonight. We cut to commercial.
We return the back with Orton being checked on. Orton keeps asking where the Shield was and where the Authority was. Orton tells the doctor to get out as he holds stomach in pain. We cut to the ring with The Real Americans in the ring.
The Real Americans vs The Miz and Kofi Kingston
The Miz and Antonio Cesaro start off the match, with Cesaro beating down The Miz in the corner. Miz gets control with a clothesline in the corner, followed by a double axe handle. Cesaro however catches The Miz and throws him to the outside. Swagger hits a clothesline on Miz on the outside, and enters the ring as well as he is tagged in by Cesaro.
Swagger hits the Swagger Bomb as Cesaro tags himself in. Cesaro then hits the catapult footstomp on Miz. Swagger is tagged back in and Miz begins to fight back. Kofi is tagged in and begins his comeback. Kofi then hits the Boom Drop on Swagger. Kofi goes for a cross body but Swagger catches him. Swagger takes him down and gets a two count. Kofi hits DDT and tries to tag in The Miz. Kofi tries to tag in Miz but Miz gets off the apron. Swagger locks in the Patriot lock and Kofi has to tap out.
Winners: The Real Americans
AJ vs Vickie is up next, but Vickie is in the back and is shown pretending to be passed out. We head to commercial break.
We return to Vickie on a stretcher, and Stephanie says to wheel her to the ring because her match is next.
AJ Lee vs Vickie Guerrero
The match starts with Vickie crawling to the outside, but Tamina is in the way. Tamina lets her by as AJ is following her anyway. AJ brings her to the ring. AJ pretends to help Vickie but AJ puts Vickie in the Black Widow. Vickie taps out right away.
Winner: AJ Lee
Vickie faints on the outside as we are told their is a 7 on 7 Divas Elimination tag match at Survivor Series. Damien Sandow and Dolph Ziggler are backstage with Triple H and are told they will be in a broadway brawl tonight. Triple H says he doesn’t even know what that means but it is a chance to make a name for themselves and to make “music”.
There are multiple guitars in the ring, as the broadway brawl is up next. Dolph Ziggler is on his way to the ring.
Dolph Ziggler vs Damien Sandow (Broadway Brawl)
The match starts with Sandow immediately throwing Ziggler to the outside. Sandow grabs a guitar and tries to smash Ziggler with it but Ziggler moves out of the way. Ziggler jumps off the steps onto Sandow, and brings him into the ring. Sandow grabs a mic stand in the ring and hits Ziggler with it. Sandow goes for a suplex but Ziggler reverses it into a dropkick.
Sandow rolls out of the ring and Ziggler goes to the top rope. Sandow jumps on the apron and throws Ziggler off onto the corner. Sandow goes for the cover and gets a 2 count. We cut to commercial.
We return with Sandow hitting shoulder blocks and headbutts to Ziggler in the corner. Sandow grabs a chair and begins to beat Ziggler down with it. Sandow places the chair in the corner, and Ziggler rolls up Sandow for a 2 count. Sandow grabs a Fiddle and hits Ziggler over the head with it for a two count. Sandow tries to throw Ziggler into the chair but Ziggler stops at the last second and hits Sandow with a jumping DDT.
Ziggler hits Sandow with a Fiddle and a FameAsser for a 2 count. Ziggler goes for the Zig Zag but Sandow reverses and throws him into the steel chair. Sandow goes for the cover and gets a 2 count. Sandow then throws Ziggler into a a guitar, and goes for another cover for a 2 count. Sandow goes to hit Ziggler with a guitar but Ziggler sidesteps him. Sandow lands in the middle on the turnbuckle. Ziggler then grabs two drums and smacks both of them over the head of Sandow. Ziggler then smashes a guitar over the head of Sandow and goes for the cover and gets a 3 count.
Winner: Dolph Ziggler
Ziggler celebrates as we cut to Cole, Lawler, and JBL. We are shown a replay of the opening segment of tonight’s Raw. We go to the back with Orton, Triple H and Stephanie. Orton asks where they were and if they have faith in him as the face of the company. Stephanie says she has to think about it. Cena is backstage with Florida Georgia Line and is up next. His arm is in a sling.
We return from commercial and John Cena is making his way to the ring. John Cena grabs the mic and says he thanks Nashville for the wonderful reception. He then brings our attention to the titantron where a replay of Del Rio’s attack on him is shown, as well as the attack on him on Smackdown. He said he had to watch that footage every single day since its happen which is why he is not in the greatest of moods. He says its energy like right now that made him want to return so soon.
Cena then says he is thinking he may have return to soon. He says he doesn’t know if he should be World Champion. He then sees the crowd and realizes he does. On Sunday he has the privilege to wrestle in front of his family, and that he will make them proud and remain World Champion. Del Rios music then hits.
Del Rio says that Cena just gave us a beautiful speech, and that we have a real superhero in the house. Del Rio says that Cena can say he will hold the championship up on Sunday, but he then asks if he can do it right now, with the arm in the sling. Del Rio says a real champion takes advantage of opportunity, and Del Rio says an opportunity is in front of him right now. Cena says hes right and rips the sling off and beats down on Del Rio. Del Rio retreats and Cena stands tall. We cut to commercial.
We return with The Rhinestone Cowboys (3MB) making their way to the ring.
R-Truth and Xavier Woods vs The Rhinestone Cowboys
Truth and Jinder start this match off, with Truth mocking Mahal with some dancing. Woods is tagged in early and lands a nice dropkick for a 2 count. Woods then hits a hurricanrana on Jinder. Drew is tagged in and Woods tries to fight them off but they are too much for him. Drew puts Woods in an arm lock as Woods tries to feed off the crowd. Woods fights out and tags in R Truth, who begins his comeback. Woods is tagged in and Woods hits the “Honor Roll” and finishes Drew off with the “Best in The Woods”.
Winners: R-Truth and Xavier Woods
We return to the back with Triple H, Stephanie, and Orton. Stephanie says they have confidence in Orton. Triple H says this is why there will be no interference on Sunday, and that Orton is on his own. They want Orton to prove that he truly is the face of the company. Orton says he will show them confidence, as we go to commercial.
We return and are told that Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs The Real Americans for the WWE Tag Team Championships will happen this Friday on Smackdown. Florida Georgia Line is now performing live on Monday Night Raw.
Daniel Bryan is now making his way to the ring, our 12 man tag team main event is up next.
The Usos, Cody Rhodes, Goldust, Daniel Bryan, and CM Punk vs The Wyatts and The Shield
Jimmy Uso and Dean Ambrose start off the match. Jimmy is taken down with a shoulder block, but gets right back up and hits a clothesline. Jimmy hits a scoop slam and tags in Jey. Jey runs in to an elbow and Dean runs and tags Reigns. Reigns and Jey lock up, where Jey hits an uppercut. Reigns hits one of his own, followed by a headbutt. Jey brings Reigns to his corner and tags in Cody. Cody tags in Goldust right away and hits a double arm drag. Reigns tags in Rollins and Goldust and hits a atomic drop. Jey is tagged in and Rollins gets in control. Jey falls to the outside and Harper tags himself in. The Shield and Wyatts argue on the outside as we cut to commercial.
We return with Goldust hitting 10 punches in the corner on Rollins. Goldust goes for the cover for a 2 count. Cody is tagged in and hits an uppercut on Rollins. Cody begins to stomp on Rollins in the corner, and follows it with a roll up for a 2 count. Rollins tags in Dean and Ambrose begins to work Cody in their corner. Dean tags in Reigns and Reigns begins to choke Cody on the middle rope. Rollins is tagged and puts a headlock on Cody in the middle of the ring. Rollins lets go and mocks Goldust from the apron. Reigns is tagged in and Cody tries to fight back but is taken down with a shoulder block.
Ambrose is tagged in and hits a clothesline on Cody. Dean whips Cody into the corner, and follows it with a front falling suplex. Rollins is tagged in and talks some smack to Cody. Cody fights back, and hits a suplex of his own on Rollins. Harper tags in himself and him and Rollins begin to argue. Cody hits a disaster kick on Harper. Cody tags in Bryan and Bryan hits a missile dropkick on Harper. Bryan begins to take out everybody, hitting a suplex on Rollins and a dropkick on Harper. Harper catches Bryan with a MASSIVE sit down powerbomb, but only gets a two count. Wyatt is tagged in, and asks Reigns if he can trust him. Reigns says yes and is tagged in. Reigns beats down Bryan in the corner, and tags in Dean.
Dean hits some punches in the corner, and tags in Rowan. Rowan hits a scoop slam in the middle of the ring, and locks in a headlock. Bryan fights out but is taken down with a rolling uppercut. Rowan tags in Ambrose. Ambrose puts a headlock on Bryan, but Daniel fights out and hits a knee to Ambrose. Daniel tries to tag someone in but the entire Shield and Wyatt Family take out everyone on the apron. The ref tries to restore order as we head to commercial.
We return with Reigns beating down Bryan in the middle of the ring. Reigns locks in a headlock and Bryan fights out. Bryan hits a huge DDT, opening himself to a tag. Bryan tags in Punk as Ambrose is tagged in. Punk begins his comeback sequence, hits a double neckbreaker on Ambrose and Rollins. He then hits knees to both of them in the corner, and follows it with an elbow from the top on Ambrose. Punk goes for the GTS but Wyatt gets in the ring. Punk hits a kick on Wyatt and locks in the Vice on Ambrose. Rowan attacks Punk but the Usos clean house. Reigns is then taken out by Rhodes, but Rollins takes out Cody. Bryan and Punk hit a double team clothesline on Ambrose, and Punk hits a GTS for the win.
Winners: CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, Cody Rhodes, Goldust, and The Usos.
The Real Americans come out and attack Punk and Bryan but Rey Mysterio returns and cleans house! All the faces stand tall as we go off the air for Monday Night Raw.