Daniel Bryan vs. Alberto Del Rio
After a very short commercial, Daniel Bryan’s music hits and he begins walking to the ring. As he makes his way to the ring, a video replay is shown of how this match came to be earlier in the night. Bryan is shown in the ring doing his “Yes!” chant as we head to another commercial. When we return from commercial, the World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio is making his way to the ring. Michael Cole plugs the fact that he’ll be facing John Cena at Hell In A Cell and then plugs his interview with Cena on WWE.com. The bell rings and Bryan immediately goes to work on Del Rio with kicks and chops. A “Daniel Bryan” chant breaks out as Bryan continues kicking the hell out of Del Rio in the corner. Bryan with an arm-breaker type standing move on Del Rio. Del Rio cuts Bryan off coming off the ropes and is now in control of the match. Standing suplex by Del Rio for a nearfall. Meanwhile, the RAW announce team are fighting amongst themselves like little kids. Yawn. The crowd is getting Bryan back into things now and he proceeds to blast Del Rio with kicks. “Yes…yes…yes…whoooaaaaa…” Del Rio cuts Bryan off before he can hit the final kick. Del Rio is back in control of the offense. Del Rio starts kicking the crap out of Bryan repeatedly in the corner now as the crowd chants “No, no, no” as each kick lands. We return from commercial and Del Rio is still beating up Bryan. He hits him a bunch and says “Si, si, si” (yes in Spanish) only to get caught by Bryan and nearly stuck in the Yes! Lock. Del Rio makes it to the ropes to break the hold but Bryan did enough to regain the offense momentum of the match. Del Rio cuts Bryan off with a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker as Cole points out Alberto Del Rio is trending worldwide on Twitter right now. Del Rio has Bryan locked in a chinlock as the announcers bicker like little kids some more. Yawn, the sequel. Del Rio mocks Bryan’s “Yes!” chant in the corner as he waits for Bryan to get up. Bryan gets up, Del Rio charges after him, but Bryan catches him coming in with a big clothesline. Del Rio cuts Bryan off and is quickly back in control of the match. The announcers are arguing worse than ever now. Yawn, the trilogy. Del Rio comes off the middle rope with a dropkick but Bryan kind of caught him with one of his own. Del Rio no-sold Bryan’s, so I’m assuming there was a miscommunication there. A replay shows that Bryan was probably just jumping up to make Del Rio’s dropkick look cooler. Del Rio misses a big running kick and now both guys are down. Bryan is up first and begins kicking the crap out of Del Rio as the crowd chants “Yes!” each time. Bryan ducks a clothesline of Del Rio and hits him with one of his own. Bryan runs at Del Rio and nails him with a big dropkick in the corner. Bryan hits a flying huricanrana off the top rope on Del Rio. Another “Daniel Bryan” chant breaks out from the fans in St. Louis. Del Rio charges at Bryan and Bryan pulls the top rope down, letting Del Rio crash onto the floor. Bryan hits the ropes and runs and dives through them to splash Del Rio on the floor as JBL points out that we’ve got a “flying goat.” Back in the ring, Bryan comes off the top rope onto Del Rio with a missile dropkick. After that, we hear Orton talking. Orton is shown on the titan tron. He tells Bryan he’s sorry what happened to his sweet fiancee earlier this evening. Orton tells him not to worry, he’s going to check on her right now. Orton walks into the room where Brie is being worked on. We see the Bella Twins as Orton slowly closes the door. As soon as he does, we hear them scream. Bryan tries running out of the ring but Del Rio grabs his tights and rolls him up. 1-2-…Bryan kicks out. Bryan hits a big kick on Del Rio and then runs to the backstage area.
Winner via Count Out: Alberto Del Rio
After The Match: Orton Attacks Bryan Backstage
The camera’s follow him. The bell rings as he runs backstage. Bryan breaks through the door where Bella is being worked on. Bryan asks what happened. Bella’s begin talking and then yell at him to look out. Orton attacks Bryan from behind. Some referee’s come in and tell Orton to leave. They check on him. Orton leaves and Brie checks on Bryan, who is still laid out. We head to commercial on that note.
Backstage Segment: Triple H, Stephanie McMahon & The Shield
We return from commercial and The Shield are shown talking with each other. The camera pans out and we see Triple H and Stephanie McMahon are also in the room. HHH announces that the Shield’s tag-title match against the Rhodes Brother’s is now a no-disqualification match. He tells them, “the gloves are off boys. Finish them.” As they leave, Stephanie appears turned on and she grabs HHH and makes out with him.
John Cena Video Diary
The RAW announce team debate whether or not John Cena is 100 percent and whether or not he is coming back from surgery too soon. They introduce a second John Cena video package. This one is a video diary Cena kept while going through all of his trials and tribulations dealing with his arm injury, surgery and recovery.
WWE Tag-Team Titles
No Disqualification Match
-Goldust & Cody Rhodes vs. Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns (c)
After the video package wraps up, Goldust’s music hits. Out comes Goldust by himself. Cody Rhodes’ music hits next and he comes out by himself. As he makes his walk to the ring, Michael Cole takes us to another commercial break. We return from commercial and The Shield’s music hits. Out come the WWE Tag-Team Champions, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns, through the crowd, accompanied by Dean Ambrose. The bell sounds and Justin Roberts reminds everyone that this match is a No-DQ rules match for the WWE Tag-Team Championship. The bell sounds again and Rollins and Cody Rhodes will start things off for their respective teams. Cody gets the better of Rollins quickly and tags in Goldust. Goldust goes to work on Rollins. Goldust beats up Rollins and tags Cody back in. Cody kicks Rollins in the head and attempts to pin him. He quickly tags back in Goldust. Goldust does some work and tags Cody back in. Meanwhile, The Shield exchange a bunch of quick tags now, as they are firmly in control of the match at this point. Reigns is now the legal man and he is going to work on Cody. Reigns finishes up his offense and tags Rollins back in. Rollins is working on the arm of Cody a bit now as the crowd tries rallying behind Cody to make the tag to Goldust. Cody finally makes the tag. Goldust comes in a house of fire as he cleans house of both Rollins and Reigns. Goldust sets Rollins up for his kick in the corner move. Goldust with a bulldog on Rollins after Rollins escaped from the ropes to avoid the kick. Goldust comes off the ropes at 100 miles per hour at Rollins but misses and ends up on the floor. We head to a mid-match commercial. We return from commercial and Reigns and Rollins are double-teaming Goldust in their corner. The referee is yelling at them and doing the 5-count for them to stop as Lawler reminds everyone it’s a no-DQ match. Whoops! Cody comes in and throws some punches but ultimately is forced back out as Rollins continues to beat up Goldust. Goldust finally making a little comeback now as he backslides Rollins. Rollins cuts it short and is back in control of Goldust. Goldust’s face paint is almost completely smeared and sweated off. Is sweated a word? No time to check. We continue! Reigns is tagged back in and the long beatdown of Goldust continues. We see the #RAW and Rhodes are trending worldwide via a little graphic. Reigns is holding Goldust is a rear-chinlock as the crowd starts rallying behind the Rhodes Brothers. Goldust catches Reigns with a big elbow in the corner. Both guys are down. Goldust is crawling for the tag. Reigns tags in Rollins. Rollins runs in and blasts Cody quickly so Goldust has no one to tag. Rollins goes back to work on Goldust and tags Reigns back in. Goldust finally makes the tag. Cody is going to work on Reigns now. Cody catches Reigns running in and throws him into the corner, where Reigns blasts through to the ring-post shoulder-first. Cody hits a moonsault on Reigns for a two-count. Cody knocks Rollins off the apron. Cody leap-frogs off the top and hits a missile dropkick on Reigns. 1-2…Rollins breaks it up. Goldust comes in and he and Rollins brawl out to the floor. Back in the ring, Cody sets Reigns up for the Cross-Rhodes. Dean Ambrose jumps in the ring and stops him. All three members of The Shield now are ganging up and playing the number’s game on the Rhodes Family. Goldust is still on the floor as all three Shield members set Cody up for their finisher. Goldust comes in from behind with a chair and blasts everyone with the chair. Jerry Lawler says “that was a Tito Ortiz swing right there.” Think he meant David Ortiz. Whoops! Plugging the competition. Anyways, Reigns has the chair now and is waiting for Goldust to get up. The crowd is chanting for Dusty Rhodes. Reigns misses his swing and Goldust hits Reigns with a cross-body coming off the ropes through the chair. We see Rollins and Cody fighting on the floor. Rollins catches Rhodes jumping off the ringside steps in a power-bomb position and throws him back-first into the ringside barricade. Ouch. Back in the ring, Goldust and Reigns are fighting. Rollins comes in to help. Goldust gets rid of him. Goldust then clotheslines Reigns over the top. Goldust comes out after him. Ambrose attacks Goldust from behind. Reigns and Ambrose double-team Goldust on the floor as the crowd chants “this is awesome.” Reigns spears Goldust through the ringside barricade. Okay. This is kinda awesome. A “holy shit” chant breaks out after that. We see some replays of it now. Ambrose throws Cody in the ring with a chair. He runs over to the other side of the ring and throws Reigns in to go get him. Out through the crowd comes Big Show. Big Show knocks Ambrose out with his KO punch. Big Show catches Rollins and KO’s him as well. Big Show distracts Reigns. Reigns leans through the ropes and Big Show catches him with a KO punch. Cody pins him. 1-2-3. New Tag-Team Champions.
Winners and NEW WWE Tag-Team Champions: Goldust & Cody Rhodes
After The Match:
Triple H comes to the ring and he’s pissed. We see Big Show in the middle of the crowd doing the “Yes!” chant with all of them. Triple H takes off his sport coat. “The Game” is pissed. We go off the air on that note. That’s RAW for this week ladies and gentlemen!