Welcome to ITN’s Live Results & Updates Blog for WWE Monday Night RAW episode of 8 June 2020(6/8/2020).
Location- WWE Performance Center, Orlando, FL, US
Time- 8 PM EST(9 June 2020 12 AM GMT/5:30 AM IST)
Asuka and Charlotte Flair defeated The IIconics & Sasha Banks and Bayley
Asuka comes out for her match against Charlotte Flair. But WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions- Sasha Banks and Bayley also come out to the ring. Charlotte Flair and then the IIconics also come out and exchange promos between them. A 3-way match will take place between them.
Sasha and Royce had a great start of the match as they worked and dodged each other with excellent chemistry. The ultimate winners dominated the match even while they kept trying to one up each other. The finish comes when Flair was about to put Billie Kay in the figure four but Asuka tagged herself in and puts her in Asuka lock instead to get the submission. Flair attacks Asuka after the match and pose with RAW Women’s title.
Seth Rollins & Rey Mysterio
Seth Rollins joins the commentary as Rey Mysterio joins RAW via satellite. Rey tells us that he is recovering but there is a risk of further damage. But he will 619 Rollins as soon as he can deliver it. Rollins says Rey is spreading misinformation about his retirement and his sacrifice. Rey says he will only return when he is cleared medically. Suddenly, Aleister Black attacks Rollins from behind.
Humberto Carrillo & Aleister Black defeated Austin Theory & Buddy Murphy after Black hits the Black Mass on Murphy for the pin. After the match, Seth Rollins distracts the winners by coming out to Rey Mysterio’s music. Theory and Murphy attack them from behind. Rollins drops Black with a running knee and then a stomp.
Edge on The Peep Show & Randy Orton
Edge joins Christian on the Peep Show. Christian tells Edge he could not have pulled the “Greatest Wrestling Match” ever even in his prime and Edge will be lying to himself if he thinks he can deliver on it. Edge replies Christian should understand his situation when he has not been in a straight-up wrestling match in 9 years. Orton also chimes in as he appears on the screen.
The Viking Raiders and The Street Profits In A Decathlon.
10 events competition between the two teams but score is still tied. The Street Profits win the 1600-meter dash, cup flipping, hurdles, dance competition and shot-put. The Viking Raiders win archery, sword fighting, stick fighting, turkey-leg eating contest and pole vaulting. This left the score at a final tie.
Kevin Owens vs Angel Garza vs Andrade- #1 Contender for United States Championship
Andrade & Garza worked together on Owens at the start. But eventually, every men started looking for themselves. The three way action continued with each men getting control for a while. KO hits a stunner on Garza but Andrade hits him with a dropkick and pins Garza himself. He will now face Apollo Crews at WWE Backlash.
In between the match, Garza and Andrade knocked over Zelina Vega while arguing at the ringside. The argument continued later at backstage also.
MVP & Bobby Lashley vs The Viking Raiders
First, MVP was about to host Bobby Lashley on VIP Lounge. But WWE Champion Drew McIntyre comes out instead and have an agruement with MVP about his match against Lashley at Backlash. Lashley tries to sneak up but McIntyre was alert. Drew hits a headbutt when MVP tries to attack him.
The Street Profits and Drew McIntyre were at the ringside for the tag team match between MVP & Lashley vs The Viking Raiders. The Vikings dominated MVP for a while before Lashley got the control back. Lashley eventually got a submission after putting Erik in the Full Nelson. MVP attacks The Vikings after the match which led to The Street Profits and Drew McIntyre also getting involved.
Asuka vs Charlotte Flair
In a backstage segment before, Charlotte Flair said she was moving past her NXT TakeOver: In Your House loss. Asuka interferes and dances around her with her title belt. Flair shouts at her and Asuka slaps her hard in the face.
The main event match lasted for more than 20 minutes as they continued to go back and forth throughout. Sasha Banks and Bayley arrived to watch from commentary. However, Peyton Royce and Billie Kay ambushed them, throwing them onto the announce table.
Nia Jax provided a distraction and Asuka manages to take her down at the apron with a hip attack. This gives Flair the chance to run over Asuka with a high knee/big boot to get the pin. After the match, Nia comes in and drops Asuka with the Samoan drop.