Raw Recap (04/04/2016)


Mr. McMahon is out to open the show: McMahon addresses his son Shane and his match with The Undertaker and is soon interrupted by Shane himself. Shane decides to shake his father's hand "like a man" before thanking the WWE Universe and saying "goodbye." Vince calls Shane back and decides to allow Shane to run this edition of Monday Night Raw.

The New Day (Kofi Kingston and Big E) vs. League of Nations (Sheamus and King Barrett) - Tag Team Championship

Decent opening bout but nothing spectacular. The New Day avenge their WrestleMania loss and retain the titles.

Post-Match: Sheamus claims there is "something wrong" in the League of Nations before The Lads take out King Barrett. This leads to The Wyatt Family attacking the League of Nations.

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Renee Young catching up with Mr. McMahon who states he is "leaving because he doesn't want to witness the ship going down."

Sasha Banks vs. Summer Rae

"The Boss" makes quick work of Summer Rae.

Tyler Breeze and Apollo Crews

NXT on Monday Night: Apollo Crews takes out Tyler Breeze in short fashion.

The new WWE World Heavyweight Champion arrives: Roman Reigns tells the fans that he is "not a bad guy, not a good guy, but the guy" before asking anyone who wants a shot to come out. Chris Jericho takes up the opportunity. Jericho demands that Reigns place him at the "front of the line" before A.J. Styles appears, followed by Kevin Owens, followed by Sami Zayn; and the brawl begins.

Backstage: Shane McMahon informs Roman Reigns that Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, Chris Jericho, and A.J. Styles will compete in a #1 Contender's match.

Baron Corbin - the winner of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal - arrives to introduce himself to the WWE Universe before Dolph Ziggler makes his way to the ring.

Dolph Ziggler vs. Baron Corbin

Dolph Ziggler and Baron Corbin fight to a double count out with Ziggler catching most of the abuse.

Zack Ryder vs. The Miz (Intercontinental Championship)

This match would involve Zack Ryder's father (sitting ringside) pushing The Miz and Mayrse (Miz' wife) slapping Ryder's father as Miz would become the new champion in the process.

-WWE Women's Championship Presentation-

Lita - along with the girls of WWE - stand out in the ring and await Charlotte. The new Women's Champion addresses the live crowd who are hearing none of it as they sing and chant for Bayley. Charlotte thanks everyone with sincerity before flipping to a condescending tone as boasting about her accomplishments. This causes Sasha Banks to lead the women away from the ring and to the back. However, Natalya stays behind and attempts to place Charlotte in a Sharp Shooter but Charlotte is saved by her father.

The Usos vs. The Dudley Boyz (Tables Match)

Slow paced at times. High-flying at others. The Usos lose as the masters of the Tables match emerge.

Backstage: Sami Zayn is attacked by Kevin Owens.

Enzo Amore and Big Cass make their WWE debut: Amore speaks all sorts of trash on The Dudley Boyz, who are still ringside. Cass then calls The Dudley Boyz down to the ring. Bubba Ray and D-Von approach but fan off the young team.

Kevin Owens vs. A.J. Styles vs. Chris Jericho vs. Cesaro

Note: Cesaro replaces Sami Zayn.

Four Wrestlers in a Wrestling match on Monday Night Raw which would see A.J. Styles hit the Styles Clash on Chris Jericho for the victory

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