WWE RAW Results – November 25, 2019
We are in Chicago, Illinois and your announcers are Vic Joseph and Jerry Lawler.
The Raw roster surrounds the ring and Seth Rollins enters and he is not very happy.
Seth says he tried to get Punk here to answer the crowd chants and he tried. However, he was more interested in sitting behind a desk. Seth says this is not about him, it is about everyone in the locker room. Seth says NXT mopped the floor with Raw. He has been all about Raw and he has loved this show growing up. To see what this show has become breaks his heart. Seth says this show is better than that. He says this will be harsh but it has to be said. Last night, you all sucked.
Seth says he is trying to do the right thing by righting the ship. Everyone here dropped the ball. They went from being the A Show to the C Show. They need to plant the Raw flag in the ground and make it great again. Seth says he believes in Raw and he wants anyone to speak if they have anything to say.
Seth tells Randy he was the weak link on the men’s team last night.
Randy walks to the back and Seth says don’t stand up and be a leader, he will continue to speak for the brand. Seth tells Randy to get out of here.
Seth turns to Charlotte and says you were supposed to lead the Women’s team to victory and you weren’t even the last Raw member standing. You call yourself a Flair?
Charlotte walks away.
Seth tells Akam and Rezar they weren’t even at Survivor Series. You talk about violence for violence so we don’t need you tonight.
Akam and Rezar walk away.
Seth asks Rey if he has anything to say. More than anybody, you let all of us down. Seth says he beat Brock two times and you couldn’t get the job done with a lead pipe and your stupid kid.
Rey heads up the ramp and then everyone else on Raw leaves.
Seth says we need to stand up and Seth says he is the only one with guts to say it.
Kevin Owens gets on the apron.
Seth says that Kevin’s new name is Mr. NXT. He tells Kevin to come into the ring to say something. Seth says that Kevin is going to say that this is all about Seth Rollins. Seth says this is coming from the heart. He says he loves this place and everything about it. Seth says it isn’t about him. He asks Kevin what does he do? He just shows up and is a lazy piece of crap. You want his spot. You want to be Seth Rollins and you will never be Seth Rollins. Seth says he is coming from a good place and this is the right thing to do.
Kevin with a kick and Stunner. Owens leaves the ring.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Seth Rollins is in the office and he is asked by Charly Caruso about what just happened. Seth says he was trying to do the right thing and get the brand back on track. Kevin came out and stunned him. Seth says Kevin is going to have to learn the hard way and they can deal with it in the ring.
We see footage of Rusev being served with a restraining order. Rusev was asked to leave the building.
Match Number One: Bobby Lashley (with Lana) versus Titus O’Neil
Lana kisses Lashley before they lock up. Lashley misses a punch on the break and Titus with a punch and chop. Lashley with a kick and elbow. Titus with a chop but Lashley with a spinebuster.
Rusev makes his way into the ring and he attacks Lashley.
The referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Bobby Lashley (by disqualification)
Rusev kicks Lashley to the floor and then Rusev with more punches while Lana screams something. Rusev sends Lashley into the ring steps and ringside barrier. Rusev with punches and a clothesline on the ramp. Rusev sends Lashley into the entrance and then the announce table. Rusev sends Lashley into the announce table and he punches Lashley onto the table. Rusev says something to Lana and says it is not about her. ‘Police’ make their way to stop Rusev. Rusev breaks free of ‘police’ and he shoulder tackles Lashley off the stage. Rusev kicks the scaffold onto Lashley.
We go to commercial.
We are back with a Moments Ago Moment of what Rusev did to Bobby Lashley after he was ‘arrested’ for ‘violating’ the ‘restraining order’.
We see Lana in shock over what happened to Bobby as we go to footage during the commercial break.
Match Number Two: Akam and Rezar versus Curt Hawkins and Zack Ryder
Akam and Hawkins start things off and Akam with kicks. Rezar tags in and they hit Last Chapter on Hawkins. Rezar attacks Ryder and then Akam tags in and they hit stereo Death Valley Drivers into the turnbuckles. They hit Super Collider on both men. Rezar tags back in and they hit a neck breaker and sit out power bomb combination for the three count.
Winners: Akam and Rezar
We go to commercial.
Match Number Three: Andrade Almas (with Zelina Vega) versus Akira Tozawa
Tozawa pushes Andrade and Andrade misses a clothesline. Andrade with a power bomb and kicks. Andrade with forearms and a chop. Andrade with a knee to the midsection. Andrade with more kicks to Tozawa. Andrade with an arm bar. Andrade with a suplex to Tozawa and he holds on for a second one but Tozawa with an inside cradle for a near fall. Tozawa with a kick but he misses the round kick. Tozawa with a German suplex. Tozawa goes up top and Andrade crotches Tozawa. Andrade with kicks and the running double knee strike. Andrade picks up Tozawa for the hammerlock DDT and the three count.
Winner: Andrade Almas
Aleister Black tells Buddy Murphy there are repurcussions for your actions. You knocked on my door one week ago. Black says Buddy has a match but he will come to collect. You came to the arena and that means you came to pick a fight with him.
Match Number Four: Matt Hardy versus Buddy Murphy
Buddy runs Matt into the turnbuckles and he punches and kicks Matt. Matt with a kick and forearms. Matt sends Murphy into the turnbuckles followed by a punch. Matt with punches on the turnbuckles. Matt is put on the turnbuckles and Murphy with a thrust kick and he sends Matt into the ring post. Buddy goes to the floor and he hits Matt with a forearm and then sends Matt into the ringside barrier a few times. Matt is sent back into the ring and Murphy goes up top. Murphy leaps over Matt and rolls through. Matt with a Side Effect and both men are down. Matt with a punch and clothesline into the corner. Murphy avoids a bulldog and he runs into an elbow and boot. Matt goes to the turnbuckles for a screaming elbow to the back of the head.
Matt sets for the Twist of Fate but Murphy escapes and hits a jumping knee and a running knee against the ropes. Murphy with another knee for the three count.
Winner: Buddy Murphy
After the match, Buddy Murphy tells Aleister Black it is him and he comes to pick a fight with . . .
Aleister Black’s music plays and he is raised to his feet.
They square off in the ring and Murphy goes after Black and Black with a knee and spinning back elbow. Black with a boot that sends Murphy into the ropes and Black with a knee that sends Murphy to the floor. Buddy staggers away.
Charly Caruso is in the back and she is with Charlotte Flair. Charly asks Charlotte about her issues with Asuka at Survivor Series. Charlotte is asked if her behavior was Captainlike? Charlotte says she has never been a team player but she was the only one to be the leader. Charlotte reminds us of their history and how she beat Asuka and ended her streak. Charlotte says she will remind Asuka that she is the ten time Women’s Champion and the queen. Charlotte wooos us into commercial.
We are back with an Earlier Tonight Moment with a look at Seth Rollins uniting the locker room to walk out on him.
Match Number Five: Humberto Carrillo versus AJ Styles for the United States Championship
Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows attack Humberto as they go to the ring. Carrillo fights off Luke and Karl. Humberto with a kick to Luke and a cross body onto Anderson. Gallows with a choke slam on the apron and Anderson sends Humberto into the ring steps. AJ says that he didn’t want this to happen. Luke and Karl hit Magic Killer on the steps.
Ricochet comes out to check on Carrillo while AJ tells Chicago thank you. AJ says since it doesn’t sound good for Humberto and is not medically cleared, AJ says it is unfortunate. Speaking of unfortunate, he thought Ricochet was a superhero and he didn’t come out in time to save his little buddy.
Ricochet wants to know if this is what AJ has become. Are you sending out Luke and Karl to attack anyone who is a threat for the title. Ricochet says he will fix that by facing AJ for the title.
AJ Styles says he signed a contract for Humberto and Humberto alone. Humberto got carried to the back so it is not going to happen to Ricochet.
Randy Orton comes out and he says Humberto might not be able to compete but he can. The people of Chicago would love nothing more than to see him RKO AJ’s ass through the ring. Why not put the title up against him.
AJ is flustered and he says maybe you forgot. The last time they competed against each other, it was in a bigger and better city. Bright lights everywhere. Wrestlemania and he beat Randy so he has nothing to prove to two guys he has already beaten.
Drew McIntyre makes his way to the ring. Drew says he knows someone who AJ hasn’t beaten and he is pretty sexy and has a good voice. Drew says he beat the Monster Among Men and the WWE UK Champion. Chicago does not deserve this match but let’s have AJ Styles versus Drew McIntyre.
AJ says he is a little sore after stealing the show at Survivor Series.
Rey Mysterio’s music plays and if you want to talk about being sore and banged up, he stepped into a fight with Brock Lesnar and you don’t hear him complaining. All you are doing is making excuses. You don’t want to defend the title. Rey says he will not let AJ cheat the people of Chi-Town out of a title match so why not make this a title match.
AJ says none of you have earned anything. You act so entitled. Out of principle alone, he declines.
Ricochet says he hasn’t been around here so long and Ricochet has a suggestion. Why not have a Fatal Four Way to see who gets to face AJ Styles for the US Title.
Drew says he prefers his idea.
AJ says he has heard Ricochet say some dumb things but that is the dumbest.
Luke says he feels it compelling. AJ says he was talking to Karl and Karl likes the idea as well.
AJ says if you want a Fatal Four Way Match, okay, you can beat each other up and he will pick the bones.
Match Number Five: Randy Orton versus Ricochet versus Rey Mysterio versus Drew McIntyre in a Number One Contender Match
Ricochet sends Drew to the floor and then Ricochet sends Randy to the floor. Ricochet sends Rey to Drew and Rey with a rana to send Drew to the floor. Ricochet with a suicide dive to Orton. Ricochet and Rey are in the ring and they shake hands. Orton get into the ring and Rey and Ricochet with a double drop kick to send Orton to the floor. Ricochet with a baseball slide to Drew on the floor. Ricochet with a shoulder from the apron followed by an enzuigiri. Drew catches Ricochet off the apron and Drew slams Ricochet onto the floor. Randy tosses Rey under the bottom rope onto Ricochet.
Drew sends Ricochet back into the ring and Randy kicks Ricochet. Orton with a kick to Rey while Drew holds Rey. Drew wtih a chop to Ricochet while Orton holds Ricochet. Drew with a suplex throw across the ring. Orton with a punch and Drew keeps Rey on the apron. Orton with a forearm to Ricochet and Drew with a kick. Drew with a chop and Ricochet chops back and then he chops Orton. Drew with punches and kicks to Ricochet. Rey goes after Drew and Drew sends Rey to the floor.
Ricochet with a boot to Orton and a kick to Drew. Ricochet with a rolling drop kick and head butt to the apron. Ricochet leaps over Drew and Orton with a power slam. Rey with a springboard seated splash to Orton followed by a springboard cross body to Drew. Rey with kicks to Ricochet and Rey goes up top. Ricohet with a forearm. Ricochet drops Rey on the apron and Drew with a forearm. Drew goes for a superplex but Rey tries to stop him. Ricochet crotches Drew and Ricochet puts him into the tree of woe with a forearm. Rey with forearms. Rey with a head butt to Ricochet and Orton with a forearm to Rey’s back. Ricochet is knocked off the apron and Orton goes to the turnbuckles.
Drew pulls himself up and hits a spider German suplex to Orton while Orton hits a superplex on Rey.
Luke Gallows, AJ Styles, and Karl Anderson make their wya to the stage as we go to commercial.
We are back and Orton chokes Rey and they go to the floor while Drew chops Ricochet. Drew slaps Ricochet and Ricochet slaps back. Ricochet misses an enzuigiri but hits a reverse kick. Ricochet with a kick to Orton and Orton sets for the IEDDT and hits it for a near fall when Drew breaks it up. Drew and Randy have words for each other. Drew with a chop and Orton feels it. Orton with a chop and Drew liked it. Drew with another chops that echoed through the building. Drew tells Orton to show him what kind of man he is and Orton with an eye poke and European uppercuts.
Drew with a head butt and Ricochet with a springboard clothesline and shooting star press to Drew. Ricochet with a drop kick to keep Rey on the floor. Ricochet gets on Drew’s shoulders for a reverse rana but Drew blocks it and Drew goes for a reverse Alabama Slam but Ricochet counters into a victory roll for a near fall. Drew with a power bomb to Ricochet for a near fall. Drew waits for Ricochet to get up for the Claymore but Orton with an RKO and Anderson and Gallows pull Orton off Drew and send Randy into the ringside barrier.
Rey goes for a springboard rana but Ricochet catches Rey. Rey gets to his feet and he goes for a springboard moonsault but Ricochet catches Rey. Rey with an inside cradle for the three count.
Winner: Rey Mysterio
We go to commercial.
Match Number Six: Rey Mysterio versus AJ Styles (with Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson) for the United States Championship
AJ with a shoulder tackle on Rey and he follows with kicks. AJ sends Rey into the turnbuckles a few times. Rey is sent into the turnbuckles again. Rey with punches and AJ with a back breaker. AJ with a suplex to Rey and Rey goes to the floor. AJ sends Rey into the ringside barrier and chops Rey. AJ sends Rey into the apron and then back into the ring. Rey with punches and he goes to the turnbuckles but AJ with a forearm to the back of the knee and Rey is put in the tree of woe. AJ goes for a baseball slide and hits it. AJ gets a near fall when Rey grabs the ropes. AJ gives Rey credit for the smart move.
AJ with a reverse chin lock. Rey with elbows but AJ pulls Rey to the mat. AJ hangs Rey in the ropes and catapults him into the middle rope. AJ goes for a suplex but Rey blocks it. Rey with knees and punches. Rey with a kick and AJ goes for a springboard move but his knee gives out. AJ with a punch. Rey kicks AJ and goes for a springboard moonsault but AJ catches him. Rey sends AJ shoulder first into the ring post. Rey with an enzuigiri and AJ hangs in the ropes. Rey is tripped by Anderson and the referee does not see it but the referee sends Karl and Luke to the back.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Styles with a hard Irish whip that sends Rey sternum first into the turnbuckles. AJ sends Rey into the turnbuckles. AJ puts Rey on the turnbuckles and Rey with an elbow and AJ with a forearm to the back. AJ puts Rey in the tree of woe again and AJ goes for a baseball slide but Rey pulls himself up and AJ goes into the ring post in the worst possible way. Rey goes up top and he hits a seated splash and head scissors. Rey with a forearm and he punches AJ on the turnbuckles. AJ with an Irish whip and Rey gets his feet up. Rey with a bulldog for a near fall.
Rey goes to the turnbuckles and AJ with a forearm. AJ sets for a superplex but Rey blocks it. Rey bites the hand and head butts AJ to the mat. AJ gets Rey on his shoulders and hits an Ushigoroshi for a near fall. Rey avoids a Styles Clash and Rey with Code Red for a near fall. Rey goes back to the apron and he sends AJ into the ropes with a head scissors. Rey with a 619 and Rey goes up top but AJ knocks the referee out. Rey covers AJ and the referee is out.
Anderson and Gallows attack Rey while the referee is napping. They set for the Magic Killer but Randy Orton comes out and Orton sends Gallows into the ringside barrier and then he does the same to Anderson. Orton sends AJ to Rey and Rey sends AJ into the ropes. Rey with a 619 and Orton with an RKO as Rey gets the three count.
Winner: Rey Mysterio (new Champion)
After the match, Rey’s son Dominic celebrates with Rey.
We go to commercial.
We are back with Charly Caruso in the back and she congratulates Rey Mysterio before Kevin Owens stops by.
Kevin takes the mic and he tells Seth to listen to him. You think you are doing everything to make this show and company better. Kevin says he told him to strive to be more. Kevin says the difference between him and Seth is that he has known he was his entire career. He never tried to be something he was not. When people tried to change him, he dug his heels in the sand and said no. He is Kevin Owens and he will always be Kevin Owens. Kevin says Seth has tried to be what he thinks the company needs for him. You have turned yourself into a miserable, whiny, insufferable prick. That first stunner was nothing. There will be another and it will turn Monday Night Rollins into the Kevin Owens Show.
Match Number Seven: Charlotte Flair versus Asuka (with Kairi Sane)
Charlotte and Asuka have words before Charlotte punches Asuka and Asuka goes to the floor. Charlotte sends Asuka into the ringside barrier. Charlotte points at Sane and Charlotte sends Asuka into the ring. Charlotte kicks Sane off the apron but Asuka kicks Charlotte in the leg. Charlotte tosses Asuka around the ring. Charlotte with kicks. Asuka sends Charlotte into the turnbuckles but Charlotte with a forearm and she sends Asuka into the turnbuckles. Asuka escapes a slam and sends Charlotte to the mat. Asuka with a waist lock and Charlotte with elbows.
Asuka goes for the Asuka Lock and Charlotte fights it off. Charlotte with a single leg take down and she goes for the figure four but Asuka kicks Charlotte away. Charlotte with an elbow to Asuka and Charlotte focuses on Sane and Asuka with a hip attack to Charlotte and Asuka gets a near fall. Asuka with an arm bar. Asuka with a forearm and kicks to the chest. Charlotte blocks a kick but Asuka escapes and hits a back fist. Charlotte with a boot for a near fall. Asuka rolls to the floor and Sane checks on her tag team partner.
Charlotte goes to the floor and Charlotte goes after Sane. Sane goes int the stands and Charlotte turns back to the ring.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Charlotte sends Asuka to the floor and Charlotte with a baseball slide. They return to the ring and Asuka goes for a triangle and Charlotte with a near fall followed by forearms. Asuka with an Irish whip and Charlotte does the Flair flip to the apron. Asuka with a kick and she goes for a hip attack but Charlotte with a knee. Charlotte misses a boot and Asuka with a German suplex. Asuka with kicks to Charlotte and she misses a running kick and Charlotte with a rollup for a near fall. Asuka iwth an Asuka Lock and Charlotte rolls though for a near fall. Charlotte and Asuka exchange forearms. Charlotte with a back breaker and clothesline. Charlotte with chops.
Charlotte with a fallaway slam and she goes to the turnbuclkes for a moonsault but she lands on her feet when Asuka moves. Charlotte with a senton to Asuka for a near fall. Asuka gets a near fall with a victory roll. Charlotte with a belly-to-back suplex. Charlotte with a chop and Asuka avoids a knee drop to the leg. Asuka gets a near fall. Asuka goes to the turnbuckles and misses a cross body. Charlotte goes for Natural Selection but Asuka avoids it and Charlotte with a triangle. Charlotte escapes and applies a Boston Crab.
Asuka gets to the ropes to break the hold. Charlotte goes for the leg and she kicks Asuka in the head. Charlotte blocks a kick and connects with an elbow and then hits a knee drop to the leg in the ropes. Asuka with a round kick and Charlotte with a spear for a near fall. Kairi Sane is back at ringside and Charlotte chases after her and Charlotte grabs Sane. Charlotte sends Sane into the ring post. Asuka is sent back into the ring. Sane distracts the referee and it allows Asuka to spit enough mist in Charlotte’s face to make her a character on V and Asuka with the rollup for the three count.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Erick Rowan is talking to his little friend in his cage.
Match Number Eight: Erick Rowan versus Kyle Roberts
The bell rings and Roberts goes after the carry on bag and Rowan attacks Roberts and knocks over the ring steps. Rowan power bombs Rowan into the ring post and then sends Roberts back into the ring. Rowan wtih two claw slams and the three count.
Winner: Erick Rowan
We see Kevin Owens and Seth Rollins in the back in split screen as we go to commercial.
We are back and AJ is speechless about his loss. AJ is asked about what is going through his head after losing the title. AJ is still unable to talk, but he says Randy Orton and walks away.
In case you missed the latest in the soap opera involving Lana, Rusev, and Bobby Lashley, we have a recap.
Charly Caruso is in the interview area and she is with Lana. Charly asks Lana to describe the situation that happened earlier. Lana says Rusev is a danger to himself and society. Lana says that is why she has filed multiple restraining orders in many courts. Based on Rusev’s actions, he should be fired and sent back to Bulgaria. Lana says she is handling the situation. Despite this traumatic situation, she is going to be okay.
Match Number Nine: Seth Rollins versus Kevin Owens
Owens goes for a stunner and Rollins goes to the floor. Owens follows. Owens and Rollins with punches and Owens sends Rollins into the ringside barrier. Rollins kicks Owens off the apron but Owens with a forearm to stop Rollins’ suicide dive attempt. Rollins with an Irish whip and Owens with a boot and missile drop kick. Owens with a back senton for a near fall. Rollins with a flatliner into the turnbuckles. Rollins with a dragon screw leg whip. Rollins with a single leg crab. Owens with a chop and he gets Rollins on his shoulders but Rollins escapes.
Rollins with slingblade. Rollins with a Harley Race knee to the back and Owens goes to the floor. Rollins with a suicide dive and then Rollins goes for a second one and hits it. Rollins sends Owens back into the ring and he sets for a springboard knee to the temple but Owens moves and Owens super kicks Rollins to the floor.
Rollins gets a chair and Owens tells him to come into the ring. The referee tells Rollins to put down the chair.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Owens blocks a superplex attempt and Owens sends Rollins face first to the mat. Owens goes for a Swanton but Rollins gets his knees up. Rollins with a near fall. Rollins with a boot to the head and he follows with punches to Owens and a rear chin lock. Rollins with a rake of the face and kicks to Owens. Owens with a chop. Rollins with chops of his own. Rollins with a head butt. Owens with a DDT. Owens avoids a splash into the corner and Owens with a cannonball. Owens goes up top but Rollins goes to the floor. Owens with a swanton off the apron onto Rollins on the floor. Owens goes up top and hits a frog splash for a near fall.
Owens sets for a pop up power bomb but Rollins floats over. Owens avoids a Pedigree. Rollins with a blockbuster and Rollins with a Falcon Arrow for a near fall. Rollins sets for Black Out but Owens avoids it. Rollins avoids the stunner and Rollins gets a near fall. Owens with a pop up power bomb for a near fall. Owens with a kick and Rollins avoids the stunner. Owens with a rollup but Rollins rolls through. Rollins with a super kick but Owens with a super kick. Rollins with a Pele Kick and super kick. Owens with a stunner to Rollins.
Akam and Rezar make their way into the ring and they stare down Owens and Rollins. Owens slaps Akam and then Rezar and Akam attack Owens. The referee calls for the bell.
After the match, Akam and Rezar kick Owens. Owens is sent shoulder first into the ring post a few times. Rezar kicks Owens in the head. Akam picks up Owens and Rezar with a knee to the head.
Akam and Rezar turn their attention to Rollins as they take off their jackets. Rollins tells them to come on and do it. Akam and Rezar turn around and leave the ring.
Rollins sees Owens down in the ring and he hits Black Out twice.
We go to credits.