WWE has announced three matches and a segment for October 2, 2023, episode of RAW, including Jey Uso vs Damian Priest and Xavier Woods vs Ivar.
Jey Uso will face Damian Priest in a one-on-one match on October 2 episode of RAW. Jey Uso has become an enemy of Judgment Day after refusing their offer to join the faction.
During the September 25 episode of RAW, Balor and Priest defended their Undisputed tag team titles against Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens. During the match, Jey Uso came to assist Zayn and Owens because Dominik Mysterio was getting involved in the bout.
Nia Jax is also set for October 2 episode of RAW where she will face Shayna Baszler in a one-on-one match. Nia Jax has made her return to WWE, and it’s clear that her goal is to assert dominance within the women’s roster. During the September 25 episode of RAW, Nia Jax defeated Baszler’s stablemate Zoey Stark.
Xavier Woods is also scheduled for the show where he will face Ivar in a one-on-one match. The ongoing feud between New Day and The Viking Raiders started since New Day’s return to WWE last month.
New Day and The Viking Raiders won 1 match each before a trilogy bout was set two weeks ago on RAW. However, Erik suffered an injury and the match was turned into a singles match where Kofi Kingston defeated Ivar. Ivar attacked Xavier Woods when Kofi was battling Drew McIntyre.
Drew McIntyre is also scheduled to appear on October 2 RAW episode, where he will once again be a guest on Miz TV. On this week’s RAW episode also, McIntyre was interrupted by New Day during Miz TV, preventing him from explaining his actions regarding why he did not come to Jey’s aid during Judgment Day. Drew will now explain why he did not stopped Ivar from attacking New Day.
October 2, 2023, episode of RAW will be live from SAP Center, San Jose, CA, US. Below is the announced lineup for the show:
- Nia Jax vs Shayna Baszler
- Drew McIntyre on Miz TV
- Jey Uso vs Damian Priest
- Xavier Woods vs Ivar
- Becky Lynch/Tiffany Stratton(c) vs Tegan Nox – NXT Championship