WWE has announced two matches for the August 28, 2023, episode of RAW, a tag team bout between New Day and The Viking Raiders, and Tommaso Ciampa vs Bronson Reed.
During the August 7 episode of RAW, the Viking Raiders issued an open challenge. The New Day made their highly anticipated return and accepted the challenge, ultimately defeating the Viking Raiders.
New Day recently defeated Glass-Bros(Drew McIntyre and Matt Riddle) in a tag team match on August 21 episode of RAW after interference from The Viking Raiders. Later in the show, New Day told McIntyre & Riddle that they would take care of The Viking Raiders this week, before setting their sights on the tag team titles.
Tommaso Ciampa is also scheduled for the August 28 episode of RAW, where he will face Bronson Reed in a one-on-one match. The rivalry between Ciampa and Reed started on the July 10 episode of RAW, where Ciampa was defeated by Miz because of Reed’s interference. On the July 24 episode of RAW, Reed defeated Ciampa in a singles match.
Reed recently lost to Shinsuke Nakamura on August 7 RAW episode. Ciampa also lost his match to Nakamura a week prior to that.
August 28, 2023 episode of WWE RAW will be live from FedExForum, Memphis, TN, US. Below is the announced line-up for the show:
- Chad Gable vs Ludwig Kaiser
- Becky Lynch vs Zoey Stark- Falls Counts Anywhere match
- The New Day vs The Viking Raiders
- Tommaso Ciampa vs Bronson Reed