WWE Raw Results – October 7, 2013
We are live for Monday Night Raw and are welcomed by Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie says that the WWE Title match last night was ruined. She says everyone is angry, including herself. Stephanie says it is all Big Show’s fault and tells him to come out.
Stephanie says she understands Big Show is under pressure, but his actions were inexcusable. She asks what he has to say for himself and Big Show bluntly says he is sorry. Stephanie calls Big Show a pathetic excuse and a waste of life. She says she can’t manage his career or himself. She then tells him to man up and take responsibility for your actions.
Big Show s asks if he can leave now and Stephanie says he can’t. She then tells Big Show that she and Triple H own him. She then tells him to get on his knees and beg the WWE Universe for his forgiveness. Big Show refuses and Stephanie and says he has no soul and heart. Big Show retorts saying he is fed up with everything Stephanie and Triple H put him through and says he knocked out Randy because he deserved it. He then says he knocked out Bryan because she told him too. Big Show calls Triple H “Stephanie’s Son of a Bitch Husband”. Stephanie slaps Big Show and says he’s fired.
A six man tag match is announced between The Shield and The Rhodes and Daniel Bryan. We cut to commercial.
We are shown a replay of Big Show getting fired.
Dolph Ziggler is on his way to the ring.
Dolph Ziggler vs Damien Sandow
Dolph and Sandow lock up and Sandow aggressively gains control in the corner. Sandow hits a snap suplex for a 1 count. Sandow begins to hit clubbing blows on Ziggler and then locks in a head lock. Sandow yells to Ziggler to quit but Ziggler refuses. Ziggler fights back but is countered with a knee to the midsection. Sandow begins to hit closed fists to Zigglers head on the mat. Sandow hits a running knee in the ropes for a 2 count. Sandow locks his legs around Zigglers head. The crowd is fully behind Dolph right now. Dolph fights out and tries to work the injured knee of Sandow. Ziggler begins to make a comeback but is halted by Sandow as he throws Ziggler to the outside. We cut to commercial.
We return with Sandow getting a 2 count on Ziggler. Sandow strong irish whips Ziggler twice into the corner and then hits the Elbow of Disdain. Sandow makes the cover for a 2 count. Sandow locks in another headlock on Ziggler. Ziggler tries to make another comeback but once again it is halted by Sandow as he throws Ziggler to the outside. Sandow throws Ziggler back in the ring for a 2 count. Ziggler begins to fight back as Sandow missed a running spear in the turnbuckle. Sandow and Ziggler matching blow for blow until Ziggler pounces on Sandow with a flurry of punches. Ziggler mounts over Sandow in the corner and hits ten straight punches followed by a neckbreaker.
Dolph hits a perfect dropkick for a 2 count. Ziggler goes for the Zig Zag but it is countered by Sandow. Ziggler goes up top but is taken down by Sandow for a 2 count. Ziggler hits hate Fame-Asser for a 3 count.
Winner: Dolph Ziggler
We are brought backstage with Brad Maddox and Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie begins to blame Maddox for everything that transpired last night. Stephanie says Triple H is trying to fix the mess that Maddox created last night. She then demands that Maddox goes out to apologize to the WWE Universe and tell them how he will make it up to them. We cut to commercial.
Michael Cole announces that Bruno Sammartino was brought out during the commercial break. Jerry Lawler and the WWE Universe sang Happy Birthday to Bruno.
Rosa Mendes, Alicia Fox, and Aksana vs Natalya, Eva Marie, and JoJo
Natalya and Asksana start the match off. Aksana gains control early but Natalya begins to fight back. Natalya drags Aksana into the corner and tags in Eva Marie. Eva gains the upper hand until Aksana counters into a couple of elbow drops. Aksana goes for the cover but only gets a 1 count. Aksana isolates Eva Marie from her corner and tags in Rosa. Rosa drags Eva from her corner and tags in Alicia Fox. Alicia hits a nice scoop slam for a 2 count. Alicia hits a cheap shot on Natalya from the apron. Alicia misses Eva and Eva makes the tag to Natalya. Natalya gets rolled up for a 2 count. Natty gets the sharpshooter locked in on Alicia Fox and she has no choice but to tap.
Winners: Natalya, Eva Marie, and JoJo
Brad Maddox is out and says he is sorry for what transpired at Battleground. Brad Maddox then announced that Daniel Bryan and Randy Orton will compete for the WWE Championship inside Hell In A Cell. He then announces that 3 Hall of Famers are candidates to be the special referee. The first candidate is Booker T. Booker says he is a six time World Champion and that everyone knows that he will do the right thing for the people, and that he will do the right thing for business. The WWE Universe will vote for the special referee.
Los Matadores are announced to compete next. We cut to commercial.
3MB vs Los Matadores
Diego and Jinder start off the match. Diego hits a DDT and tags in his partner Fernando. Fernando and Diego hit a double back body drop. Drew is tagged in and begins to take down Fernando. Drew gets an arm lock in on Fernando. Fernando gets out and hits a hurricanrana and follows with a tag. Diego tags in and hits a top rope double axe handle. He tags in Fernando and they hit their double finisher for the 3 count.
Winners: Los Matadores
Heath Slater tries to attack the El Torito but Toritio hits him with a hurricanrana.
Paul Heyman, Ryback, and Curtis Axel are all on their way to the ring. We cut to commercial.
Ryback, Curtis Axel, and Heyman are in the ring. Paul Heyman claims he is in the best in the world. He says the record book show he defeated CM Punk with both hands tied behind his back. Heyman says Punk can legitimately say he beat Ryback as well. Heyman says the record books should show that Punk is also a bully and a cheater.
CM Punks music hits and mocks Ryback for the low blow he gave him last night. CM Punk says he admits to no wrong doing, all he knows he did was win. He says he kicked Ryback in the balls to see if he actually had any. Paul Heyman says he promises he will never do it again. CM Punk says Heyman’s promise mean nothing and he knows they want a challenge from Punk. He says he will fight them whenever.
Ryback gets the mic and says if Punk wants a fight then to come down to the ring right now. R-Truths music hits and it looks like we got ourselves a tag team match.
CM Punk and R-Truth vs Curtis Axel and Ryback
Axel and Punk start off with Axel gaining the early control. Axel hits a shoulder knockdown but is countered by a drop toe hold by Punk. CM Punk locks in an Indian Deathlock on Axel. Truth is tagged in and begins to work on Axel. Curtis Axel begins to regroup with Heyman in the corner as we cut to commercial.
We are back to Axel and Ryback taking care of Truth in their corner. Ryback is the legal man and begins to beat down Axel. Ryback hits a power slam for a 2 count. Ryback begins to hit clubbing blows on Truth. Ryback locks in a bear hug. CM Punk is trying to get Truth back in it from the corner. Ryback slams Truth down for a 2 count. Axel is tagged in and hits a second rope axe handle for a 2 count. Truth begins to fight back until Axel hits a drop kick for a 2 count. Truth is whipped into the corner and Ryback is tagged in.
Ryback begins throwing Truth into the corner and mocks CM Punk in the ring. Ryback goes for the cover for the 2 count. Ryback locks in an abdominal stretch on Truth. Ryback lets it go and lifts Truth up for a military slam. Truth gets out and hits a high kick on Ryback. Punk is pumped up and gets tagged in. Axel is tagged in and begins to take the comeback from CM Punk. Punk hits the high knee in the corner and goes top rope for the elbow drop. CM Punk knocks Ryback off the apron and hits Axel with a GTS. Ryback is knocked outside and Punk tags Truth in. Truth hits the scissors kick for the 3 count.
Winners: CM Punk and R Truth.
We are announced that up next we will be shown the second candidate to be the special referee at Hell In A Cell. We are cut to commercial.
The second candidate to be the special referee is Bob Backlund. He says the reason he should be voted as the referee because he doesn’t care who wins.
Kofi Kingston is on his way to the ring.
Kofi Kingston vs Randy Orton
Randy Orton does not look like he is in a good mood. Orton starts off the match beating down Kofi and tries for a quick pinfall. Orton throws Kofi to the outside and slams him into the barricade twice. Randy then hits a clothesline on the outside. Orton throws Kofi in the ring and gets a 2 count. Kofi hits a flying forearm and throws Orton out the ring to gain some momentum. Orton walks it off on the outside and tries to get a breather. Orton begins to gain the upper hand with punches and headbutts in the corner. Kofi fights back and tries to hit a top rope cross body but Orton ducks out of the way. Kofi falls to the outside as we cut to commercial.
We return to Orton stomping all of Kofi’s body parts. Orton lifts Kofi and hits a backbreaker for a 2 count. Orton hits in a headlock on Kofi. Kofi gets and tries to mount a comeback. Kofi goes up top and hits a flying clothesline. Kofi ducks two straight clotheslines but then gets caught with a dropkick. Randy goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count.
Orton brings Kofi to the top rope but Kofi fights back and hits a Tornado DDT. Kofi hits his comeback sequence and follows with a cross body for a 2 count. Kofi tries for the SOS but it is reversed by Orton. Randy goes for the clothesline but this time is caught with the SOS for the count. Kofi sprung from the ropes and got caught in midair into a powerslam by Orton. Orton goes for the cover but only gets a 2 count. Orton tries for the DDT on the rope but it is reversed. Kofi tries for a baseball slide but it is also reversed. Orton goes crazy on the outside and hits the DDT on the barricade and brings Kofi into the ring. Orton hits the RKO and gets the 3 count.
Winner: Randy Orton
Orton is celebrating until Daniel Bryan comes out and attacks Randy Orton. Bryan throws Orton over the Announcers table and begins to beat him down. A bunch of officials come out to break the two a part. Bryan chases Orton off the stage as we cut to commercial.
We come back to Vickie backstage with Alberto backstage. Del Rio asks if Vickie if she is announcing he is the face of the WWE. He then says that he is the only World champion and he would take the night off but he knows he has to compete because he is the champion. He then calls Vickie sexy and gives her a kiss.
The third candidate to be the referee at Hell In A Cell is Shawn Michaels. Shawn says that Triple H is his best friend but he wants people to know that his friendship is personal. Hell In A Cell is business. He will not make him training Bryan sway him, Triple H being his best friend sway him, nor is hating Randy Orton going to sway him. He says to vote for him to be the special referee because he guarantee’s there will be a WWE Champion and he cares only about whats best for the WWE Universe.
The results of the poll for who will referee will be revealed when we come back from commercial.
We are shown a replay of Big Show being fired earlier in the night.
Alberto Del Rio is on his way to the ring. Vickie comes out and announces that Alberto Del Rio’s opponent is Ricardo Rodriguez.
Alberto Del Rio vs Ricardo Rodriguez
Vickie just announced that John Cena is Del Rio’s opponent at Hell In A Cell and Ricardo rolls up Alberto for the 3 count.
Winner: Ricardo Rodriguez
Del Rio attacks Ricardo and locks in the arm bar with the chair. Officials get him off and Alberto leaves with a smile on his face. We are shown the poll for the special guest referee as we cut to commercial.
We return with a replay of Cena being announced the number one contender and Del Rio beating down Ricardo.
Zack Ryder is in the ring awaiting his opponent.
Fandango vs Zack Ryder
Zack starts off with an irish whip but gets laid out with a dropkick. Fandango hits a snap suplex for a two count. Fandango locks in a headlock as Zack fights out. Zack hits a facebuster and connects with running knees in the corner. Ryder hits a missile dropkick but can not connect with the Broski Boot. Ryder brings Fandango back in the ring but gets caught in the ropes. Fandango goes to the top rope and connects with his Top Rope Leg Drop for the 3 count.
Jerry Lawler is ready to announce the winner of the WWE poll which is…Shawn Michaels! HBK is congratulated by the other participants in the poll which brings us to a commercial break.
We come back to The Real Americans in the ring ready for action.
The Real Americans vs The Great Khali and Santino Marella
Santino and Swagger start off the contest. Santino does a cartwheel out of a headlock and gets knocked down by Swagger. Swagger throws Santino into his corner and is tagged in by Cesaro. Cesaro hits some uppercuts and tags in Swagger again. Swagger puts Santino in his corner as the crowd chants We The People. Swagger hits the Swagger Bomb into Cesaros catapult foot stomp. Santino hits a jaw breaker to get some momentum and tags in Khali. Khali throws Cesaro in the corner and begins to hit elbows and chops. Khali gets distracted by Swagger and Cesaro then does the giant swing on Khali! Cesaro makes the cover for the 3 count.
Winners: The Real Americans
Swagger grabs Hornswoggle and gives him to Cesaro. Cesaro swings Hornswoggle. Santino hits the Cobra on Cesaro as the faces leave the ring standing.
The Miz is on his way to the ring for Miz TV, where The Miz is his guest (That is not an spelling error). We cut to commercial.
We are back being shown a WWE Rewind of The Miz’ assault by Orton in his hometown.
The Miz is in the ring. He is about to speak until The Wyatt’s static cuts in the arena. The lights come back on and Luke Harper and Eric Rowan are in the ring. The Miz gets out and runs to Wyatt. He kicks Wyatt in the head and manages to escape.
We are backstage and Maddox asks Stephanie if he redeemed himself. Stephanie said he has a long way to go. Triple H enters and said Maddox is not going out to make sure the Main Event goes well, he will.
The Shield begins to make their way to the ring. The Main Event will begin when we return from commercial.
We return with the announcement that R Truth vs Curtis Axel for the Intercontinental Championship will take place on Smackdown.
Before the match begins, Triple H comes out to watch the match from ringside.
The Shield vs Cody Rhodes, Goldust, and Daniel Bryan
Goldust will start the match vs Seth Rollins. Rollins starts by talking smack and Goldust begins to take out Rollins. Goldust tries for an early pinfall but to no avail. Cody is tagged in but is thrown to the corner of The Shield. Ambrose is tagged in but Cody gets the upper hand with a running knee to Ambrose. Cody tags in Goldust and Goldust hits a falling knee to the face of Ambrose. Goldust once again tags in Cody but Ambrose finally gains the advantage. Ambrose throws Cody in the corner but runs into a knee. Cody goes to the top for a moonsault but is distracted by Rollins. Ambrose pushes him to the outside as we cut to commercial.
We return to Cody being held down by Rollins. Cody fights back until dragged into the corner of The Shield. Ambrose is tagged in and begins to stuff his knee into the face of Cody. Ambrose takes multiple stomps to the midsection of Rhodes, and then puts Cody in a headlock. Cody tries to fight back but gets a knee to his stomach from Ambrose. Ambrose brings Cody to the top rope for a back suplex but Cody fights him off. Cody hits a beautiful moonsault and Cody gets the hot tag to Daniel Bryan. Rollins is tagged in and begins to get taken out by Bryans comeback sequence. Bryan takes Rollins to the top rope for a hurricanrana. Reigns breaks up the pin fall and Goldust tries to make the save. Reigns takes out Goldust but Cody takes out Reigns. Bryan hits Rollins with a kick to the head and locks in the Yes Lock. Dean Ambrose hits Cody with a chair for a DQ.
Triple H says this match will not end indecisive and is restarting the match no DQ.
Randy Orton comes from the crowd and takes out Daniel Bryan on the outside. Orton throws Bryan in the ring and Rollins makes the cover for the 3 count.
Winners: The Shield
The Shield begins to take out The Rhodes and Daniel Bryan. Big Shows music hits and Triple H is in shock. Triple H hides behind The Shield as Big Show walks down the ramp. Big Show enters the ring and The Shield begins to pounce on The Big Show. Big Show fended them off for a brief second but The Shield got the upper hand. Big Show fights them off again and KNOCKS OUT TRIPLE H!
Big Show leaves the ring and Daniel Bryan stands above a knocked out Triple H as the show concludes.