Brock Lesnar returned to WWE RAW on January 23, 2023 episode along with several WWE Legends and Hall of Famers.
Hulk Hogan, WWE’s first megastar, opened the RAW 30th Anniversary episode with his usual “What’s You Gonna Do” skit. WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart was with him at the stage.
The next WWE Legend to appear on-screen was Godfather who was on guard outside the room where a Poker Game was ongoing. He met JBL and Baron Corbin outside the room before Ron Simmons also appeared in the segment. Alundra Blaze was seen beating Corbin, Daimond Dallas Page and others in Poker.
The Undertaker answered to LA Knight’s challenge in his American Badass avatar and fed him to Bray Wyatt. Taker faced off with Wyatt briefly before saying something in his ears.
Kurt Angle tried to become a member of DX when Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Road Dogg and Sean Waltman came out to the ring. Gunther interrupted DX to make a mockery of this sport and asked any of them to face him. Seth Rollins and The Street Profits came out to face Gunther and his Imperium buddies. Teddy Long appeared on the stage to make this tag team match official.
Ric Flair appeared on 30th Anniversary show to introduce his daughter, 14-time World Champion and current SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair.
At the end, Brock Lesnar made his return during United States Championship No Disqualification match in the main event. Lesnar has reignited his rivalry with Bobby Lashley by dropping him with an F5 before dropping Austin Theory on top of him with an F5. As Theory fell on top of Lashley, the referee counted the pinfall for Theory to give him the win.