WWE Raw Results – October 14, 2013
We are live in St Louis and are being welcomed to the special referee for the Main Event at Hell In A Cell Shawn Michaels. HBK first says he thanks the fans for voting for him to be the special referee and that he appreciates no one has forgot about him. He then says he knows he has personal feelings for both competitors, as well as his friendship with the COO Triple H. Shawn then says its not about him, its about the two competitors and crowning a new WWE Champion. He says he has been a part of Hell In A Cell and because of it he is glad he is retired. He says the Main Event of Battleground was a joke and he promises a new WWE Champion. He is then interrupted by Randy Orton.
Randy says that he has a match with The Miz up next so he is going to make this quick. He says that he knows Shawn thinks he has them all convinced. Randy says he knows the people of St Louis more than anybody else, and he says the people of St Louis aren’t that bright. Randy says the problem is that Shawn resents him because he will always be better than him. He says it eats Shawn up inside. Shawn says not to worry about him but to worry about Daniel Bryan. Randy says he doesn’t have to worry about Bryan because he is going to decimate Daniel Bryan and Shawn will have to stand there and watch. Randy says Shawn is notorious for screw jobs and if he screws him over he will never “come back”. Shawn says not to intimidate him because if he doesn’t watch himself he will get kicked straight in the head.
Randy tries to RKO Shawn but HBK reverses it into a Super Kick that Orton rolls out of. Randy escapes the ring and The Miz comes down and begins to assault Randy. They get in the ring as we cut to commercial.
The Miz vs Randy Orton
We come back from commercial with Randy Orton in full control. Randy tries for a clothesline in the corner but it is reversed by The Miz. Miz hits a clothesline to Orton on the outside and tries for a baseball slide. Orton reverses Miz and hits a clothesline of his own on the outside. Randy then throws Miz into both steel steps and throws him in the ring for a 2 count.
Randy then begins to stomp on all of Miz’ body parts and then hits a stomp to the head for a 2 count. Orton locks in a headlock and Miz tries to rally behind the crowd and eventually gets out. Orton however takes control once again, throwing The Miz to the outside. Orton tries to hit a DDT on the barricade but Miz gets out and rams Orton into the ring post. Miz and Orton are back in the ring and Miz begins to hit his comeback sequence. Miz goes top rope and hits a double axe handle. Miz tries for the Skull Crushing Finale but it is reversed by Orton. The Miz kicks Orton in the leg and tries for the figure four leglock. As he tries to lock it in the Wyatts Music hits. The lights come back on and The Wyatts are on the stage. Miz is distracted and gets an RKO for the 3 count.
Winner: Randy Orton
Wyatt is on the mic and says The Miz is everything he hates about the world. He says he doesn’t understand The Miz’ obsession with fame and fortune. He says he doesn’t want Miz to suffer and will make sure he doesn’t, by putting him down. We cut to commercial.
We return with Fandango in the ring.
Santino Marella vs Fandango
Fandango and Santino lock up and Fandango throws him to the the ground. Santino tries to dance and Fandango isn’t having it, knocking him down once again. Fandango hits a shoulder take down for a 2 count. Fandango locks in a headlock but Santino powers out. However, Santino can not gain control as Fandango hits a snap suplex. He goes up top for the leg drop but Santino gets up and takes control. Santino hits an arm drag after the splits and tries for the Cobra. Summer Rae distracts him and Fandango rolls him up for the 3 count.
We are told Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs The Shield for the WWE Tag Team Championships will happen tonight. We cut to commercial.
We return to Paul Heyman and Maddox backstage. Heyman shows footage of Punk low blowing Ryback at Battleground. He says Maddox has to do something about it. Maddox says they already have a rematch at Hell In A Cell so he doesn’t know what else he wants him to do. He says Maddox can’t look ridiculous so Heyman should choose the stipulation to amend Punk being a cheater. Heyman says Punk should face both Ryback and Axel in a handicap match at Hell In A Cell. Maddox isn’t having it and says there will be a beat the clock challenge tonight. If Ryback beats the clock he will get to choose the stipulation. However, if Punk wins the beat the clock challenge then he gets to choose the stipulation.
We come back being told there has been a petition to get Big Show back. We are now being shown a video package of John Cena displaying “How much heart he has”.
Los Matadores are out next. We cut to commercial.
3MB vs Los Matadores
We come back from commercial to Drew and Diego in the ring. Diego gets control quickly with his high octane offense. Diego tags in a Fernando and connect with a double back drop. Drew tags Heath in and gets caught in a twirling hurricanrana. Heath connects with a big kick to the head of Fernando and begin to take control. Heath tags in Drew and they hit a double suplex for a 2 count. Drew hits a big stomp to the head and locks in a headlock. Fernando fights out with a jaw breaker into a hurricanrana.
Diego and and Slater are tagged in and Diego begins to go off hitting a spinning heel kick. Diego and Fernando hit there their double finisher for the 3 count.
Winners: Los Matadores
After the match El Torito his a senton on Jinder Mahal.
We are now shown a video package of Big Show being fired as well as knocking out Triple H. We come back and are told Triple H is addressing the situation next. We cut to commercial.
We return to Triple H coming to the ring with Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie says last week on Raw that she learned her kindness can not be mistaken for her weakness. The crowd begins to chants “YOU GOT KNOCKED OUT!”. She then says she bailed out Big Show more times than she can remember, and says they continue to be disrespected. She says the Big Show was happy but now he is unemployed. She says they are selling his house, repossessing his possesions, and they will indeed press charges. She says there was reports Triple H had a broken jaw, but those reports are false. She says they have forgotten who he is, and that he is the WWE.
Triple H says the rumors of his demise are greatly exaggerated. He says he has been the COO for 2 years now for the fans. He became the authority in order to make sure the WWE continues to run. He says he has had to deal with so much but last week was his breaking point. Triple H then says he guesses he is the villain because that’s how the fans feel about him. He says if the fans think he is a bad guy, then he will be a bad guy. Anyone who goes against him will have to beg to keep his job. He then says anyone who thinks yes better get that out of his head. Daniel Bryan then comes out.
Daniel Bryan leads the crowd in Yes Chants and then is assaulted by Alberto Del Rio from behind. Del Rio hits a straight kick to the head. Stephanie then asks Bryan if he was saying something. She then says Bryan’s opponent tonight is Alberto Del Rio. HHH then begins to chant yes as the whole crowd begins to chant no.
Ryback is on the way to the ring as he faces R-Truth next. We cut to commercial.
We return to R-Truth in the ring.
R-Truth vs Ryback (Beat The Clock Match)
The match begins with Truth walking around on the outside to try and kill some time. They get back in the ring and R – Truth walks back outside to kill some time. R- Truth gets back in the ring and once again goes outside to waste some time. Ryback chases Truth until Heyman stops Truth in his tracks and Ryback gains control. Ryback hits a big splash in the ring for a 2 count. Ryback hits a kick to Truths back as Jerry Lawler acknowledges the Goldberg chants for the first time ever. Ryback throws Truth in the corner 3 times and goes for a pinfall. Ryback only gains a 2 count and begins to get frustrated. We are 4 minutes in and Ryback throws Truth in the corner for another 2 count.
Ryback tries for a power slam but it is reversed into a high kick. Truth hits a low drop kick and a DDT for a 2 count. Truth begins to land punches on Ryback an then goes top rope. Truth hits a missile dropkick for a 2 count. Truth goes for a scissors kick but it is reversed into a Shell Shock for a 3 count.
Winner: Ryback (5:44)
We are shown another video preview for the Tag Team Championship match later to come tonight. We cut to commercial.
We return to Stephanie walking backstage and telling Brie Bella congratulations on the engagement. She then says she wonders what Bryan will have to say about her match against Tamina tonight. Nikki is then told she is banned from ringside, but AJ is not.
We come back to ringside as Michael Cole hypes up the new mode “The Streak” in WWE 2K14.
Tons of Funk are now on their way to the ring. They are competing next. We cut to commercial.
We return to The Real Americans making their way to the ring.
The Real Americans vs Tons of Funk
Cesaro and Brodus start off the match, with Brodus gaining control early on. Brodus tags in Sweet T as Cesaro is worked on in the corner. Sweet T hits a monkey flip and as he bounces Cesaro off the rope, Swagger tags himself in. Tensai knocks Cesaro down and then Swagger takes out Tensai’s leg. Cesaro is tagged back in and gets Tensai in a headlock. Tensai gets out but is hit with an uppercut by Cesaro. Swagger is tagged in and hits a Swagger Bomb. Cesaro was tagged in and hits the leapfrog stomp for a 2 count.
Swagger is tagged in and begins to work the leg of Tensai. Both Swagger and Tensai hit a double clothesline and Swagger tags in Cesaro before Tensai can tag in Brodus. Cesaro then hits a suplex on Tensai showing his incredible strength. Swagger is tagged in but Tensai finally fights back and tags in Brodus. Cesaro is also tagged in and Brodus begins his comeback. Brodus hits a T-Bone Suplex and a splash in the corner. Brodus hits a fisherman suplex and goes for the cover. Swagger breaks it up and is thrown out the ring by Brodus. Cesaro then hits an uppercut into a Neutralizer on Brodus for a 3 count.
Winners: The Real Americans
After the match, Cesaro hits the Cesaro Swing on Tensai. Later tonight Daniel Bryan faces Alberto Del Rio. We cut to commercial.
We return with Tamina in the ring. AJ is at ringside.
Brie Bella vs Tamina Snuka
Brie starts off trying to take out Tamina early. Tamina goes to the outside and Brie hits a flying senton onto Tamina from the ring apron. Tamina gains control and brings Brie back into the ring. Tamina is caught into an ankle lock but Tamina gets to the ropes. Tamina once again gains control, choking Brie in the middle rope. Tamina goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Tamina locks in a headlock until Tamina throws Brie to the mat. Tamina hits a suplex for a 2 count. Tamina then hits a clothesline for another 2 count. Brie tries to fight back but it is locked into another headlock. Brie gets out and finally gains some offense hitting three dropkicks in a row. Brie hits a running knee to the head to Tamina and goes top rope. Tamina moves out of the way and lands a big boot to Brie for the 3 count.
Winner: Tamina Snuka
After the match Tamina hits a Samoan Drop and a Shoulder Breaker. Tamina then goes top rope and hits a Super Fly Splash. AJ gets in the ring and locks in the Black Widow. We cut to commercial.
We come back to Daniel Bryan interrupting Stephanie and Maddox in their office. Bryan is fuming saying its ridiculous to go after Brie. Stephanie says its not her fault and he should be attending Brie, not bothering her.
CM Punk is on his way to the ring.
CM Punk vs Curtis Axel (Beat The Clock Challenge: CM Punk must win in less than 5:44)
CM punk starts off with a clothesline and a quick cover for a 1 count. Axel and Punk lock up as Punk pushes him into the corner. Punk tries for a bridge for a 2 count. Punk begins to hit multiple chops on Axel but then Axel reverses Punk and does the same thing. Axel hits a middle rope axe handle for a 2 count. Axel then hits a scoop slam for a 2 count. Axel hits another scoop slam followed by a running knee to the head for a 2 count. Axel throws Punk into the corner but runs into a big boot by Punk. Punk hits a cross body for a 2 count. Axel once again gains control with 3 minutes left.
Axel tries for another axe handle but misses. CM Punk hits the running knee in the corner and a clothesline for a 2 count. Punk then hits the top rope elbow for a 2 count. CM Punk tries for the GTS but is reversed into a neckbreaker by Axel. Axel goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. There is 1:20 remaining.
Axel hits a Perfectplex for a 2 count. CM Punk rolls up Axel for a 2 count. CM Punk hits a high kick and a GTS for the 3 count. There is 11 seconds left on the clock.
Winner: CM Punk
CM Punk grabs a mic and asks where Heyman is going. Punk reminds Heyman he gets to choose the stipulation. Punk says Heyman should be proud of him because he learned to be devious from him. Punk says the stipulation will be a 2-1 handicap match: Punk vs Ryback and Paul Heyman inside Hell In A Cell.
Daniel Bryan is on his way to the ring. We cut to commercial.
We return to Del Rio making his way to the ring
Alberto Del Rio vs Danie Bryan
This match starts with Del Rio and Bryan both exchanging kicks. Daniel Bryan gains control until Del Rio hits a kick to the back of the head. Del Rio hits a suplex for a 2 count. Del Rio locks in a head lock on Bryan. Bryan reverses it into a back suplex. Bryan appears to be fired up as he hits the kicks to the chest of Del Rio. Bryan tries the kick to the head but it is reversed into a backstabber for a 2 count. Del Rio is now in full control, constantly putting a knee to the head of Bryan. Del Rio throws Bryan in the corner but Bryan reverses into a flurry of kicks in the corner. Bryan tries for a dropkick but Del Rio moves out of the way. We cut to commercial.
We return to Del Rio going for a pinfall for a 2 count. Bryan catches Del Rio in the Yes Lock but Del Rio reaches the ropes. Bryan then runs to Del Rio but is caught into a backbreaker. Del Rio goes for cover but only gets a 2 count. Bryan tries to fight back but Del Rio hits multiple headbutts to keep the advantage. Del Rio mocks Bryan with Yes Chants but runs right into a massive clothesline. Bryan tries for the Yes Lock again but Del Rio fights back. Del Rio goes to the top rope and hits a dropkick for a 2 count.
Del Rio puts Bryan in a headlock but Bryan fights out. Bryan begins to put multiple kicks on Del Rio in the corner but Del Rio gets out. Del Rio goes for an enziguri but Bryan moves. Bryan then begins his comeback sequence. Bryan hits a running dropkick in the corner on Del Rio, and then brings him to the top rope. Bryan hits a top rope hurricanrana for a 2 count. Bryan bounces Del Rio on the rope but Del Rio kicks him in the head. Del Rio runs at Bryan but Bryan throws him over the rope. Bryan hits a suicide dive to the outside and brings Del Rio back in the ring. Bryan goes up top and hits a missile dropkick for a 2 count.
Randy Orton comes on the titantron an says he is going to check on Brie to see if she is okay. He closes the door and Brie screams. Bryan is distracted and is rolled up for a 2 count. Bryan gets kicked in the head and Del Rio goes for the cross armbreaker. Bryan reverses Del Rio into a high kick and runs to the aid of Brie. Bryan is counted out.
Winner: Alberto Del Rio
Bryan goes to check if Brie is okay and she is, but Bryan is attacked from behind by Orton. Orton beats Bryan down in front of Brie, and leaves as Bryan is checked up on. We cut to commercial.
We return with The Shield in Stephanie’s office. Triple H tells The Shield their Tag Team Championship match is no disqualification. Triple H and Stephanie share a kiss as we cut back to ringside. We are shown another video of John Cena and his shoulder surgery.
Our Main Event is up next, The Rhodes brothers are on their way to the ring. We cut to commercial.
We come back, with an announcement that CM Punk will be on Smackdown this week.
Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns – WWE Tag Team Championships (NO DQ)
Seth Rollins and Cody start this match off. Cody gains control of Seth and tags in Goldust. Goldust knocks down Seth and then throws him into the corner. Goldust tags in Cody and Cody begins to work Seth Rollins. Goldust is tagged in and Goldust goes for a cover. Goldust gets a 2 count and makes another tag to Cody. Cody hits a flapjack suplex for a 2 count. Cody bounces by the ropes by Ambrose grabs his legs. Reigns clotheslines Cody from the corner and now The Shield have the advantage. Reigns is tagged in and throws Cody to the outside. Reigns rams Cody into the apron and rolls Cody in the ring for a cover. Reigns gets a 2 count and tags in Rollins.
Rollins hits a back suplex and only gains a 2 count. Goldust tries to get Cody into it by getting the crowd riled up and it works. Goldust is tagged in and begins the beat down on Rollins. Goldust hits a back body drop and takes Reigns off the corner. Goldust hits a bulldog for a 2 count. Goldust goes for a shoulder block but misses and flies out of the ring. We cut to commercial.
We come back to Goldust being dominated in The Shields corner. Rollins shoves hit feet in Goldust and goes for a cover. Cody breaks it up and begins to stomp down on Rollins. Goldust fights on Rollins and tries for a bridge but only gets a 2 count. Rollins hits a big clothesline for another 2 count. Goldust fights back but Rollins tags in Reigns and keeps The Shield in control.
Goldust begins to fight back and hits a huge back elbow on Reigns. Goldust tries to make a tag but Rollins is tagged in and knocks Cody off the apron. Rollins goes off the top rope and is caught with a power slam. Goldust finally makes the tag to Cody as Reigns is tagged in. Reigns tries for a spear but runs into the turnbuckle. Cody goes top rope and hits a moonsault for a 2 count. Cody hits a disaster kick on Ambrose and a springboard dropkick on Reigns. Rollins breaks up the pin and Goldust and Rollins fight on the outside.
Rhodes goes for a Cross Rhodes and Ambrose breaks it up. The mugging ensues as it is 3 on 2. They want to do the triple powerbomb on Cody but Goldust takes everyone out with a chair. Reigns takes out Goldust and now Reigns has the chair. Reigns misses Goldust and Goldust hits a cross body on Reigns. Rollins hits a powerbomb on the outside to Cody on the outside.
Goldust knocks Reigns and Rollins on the outside with himself and everyone is now down. Ambrose begins to take out Goldust on the outside but once again Goldust fights back. Goldust is finally been caught as Reigns spears Goldust through the timekeepers barricade. Big Show has come through the crowd and has knocked out Rollins and Ambrose. Big Show knocks out Reigns who is in the ring. Cody pins Reigns for the 3 count!
Winners: Cody Rhodes and Goldust (NEW TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS)
Triple H comes down as Big Show leads the crowd in Yes Chants in the crowd. The show closes with the new tag team champions!