Last night’s Monday Night RAW aired from the Bell Center in Montreal, QC. The event saw a massive six-man tag match and an amazing Intercontinental Championship match that closed the show.
Hometown Heroes Rub Salt on The Big Dog’s Wounds:
- The show was opened by The Big Dog Roman Reigns who came out to thunderous boos as usual.
- Reigns cut a promo on the controversial finish to his match against Brock Lesnar at the Greatest Royal Rumble until he was interrupted by Jinder Mahal.
- Mahal cut a promo on Reigns and wished to compete and beat him later on in the night.
- Music hit and out came Sami Zayn to a massive hometown pop.
- Zayn spoke to his hometown crowd in French and announced that not Jinder but he will take on Roman Reigns.
- However, Zayn was also interrupted by his best friend Kevin Owens who is also from Quebec.
- Owens also spoke to his hometown crowd in French and demanded that he be the one who will face Reigns.
- Reigns punched Owens but got attacked in return by all the heels.
- Music hit and out came Bobby Lashley who was later followed by Braun Strowman.
- The faces cleared the ring and a six-man tag match was announced for the episode.
The Drifter Causes an Inglorious Injury:
- Elias came out and did his usual bit before his match against Bobby Roode.
- However, Roode came out before Elias could finish his segment and the match commenced.
- Elias def. Bobby Roode after Roode suffered a potential injury and the referees stopped the match.
Authors of Pain def. Local Competitors via pinfall.
Ruby Riott def. Sasha Banks via pinfall.
The Babyfaces Cause A Hometown Upset:
- Braun Strowman, Bobby Lashley and Roman Reigns faced Jinder Mahal, Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens in a six-man tag team match.
- Braun Strowman, Bobby Lashley and Roman Reigns def. Jinder Mahal, Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens via pinfall.
Titus’ Slide Costs The Lone Wolf a match:
- No Way Jose def. Baron Corbin after Titus O’Neil interrupted in the match and slid under the ring apron like he did at the Greatest Royal Rumble.
- Titus did this to distract Corbin who he had a heated altercation with, in a backstage segment.
Natalya def. Mickie James via pinfall.
The Demon and The Architect Do Battle:
- Seth Rollins and Finn Balor faced each other in a phenomenal main event for the Intercontinental Championship.
- Seth Rollins def. Finn Balor via pinfall to retain the championship.