WWE Monday Night Raw Results & Highlights 08/22/2017, A Night After SummerSlam Braun Strowan Stuns Brock Lesnar With Series of Powerslams
We just witnessed an instant classic at SummerSlam 2017 where Brock Lesnar defied all odds to retain his title. However, a night after SummerSlam the Beast Incarnate got stunned by Braun Strowman. At Monday night Raw we also saw the return of John Cena to Red brigade. There were some interesting matches in today’s Monday Night Raw. Jason Jordon faced Finn Balor, John Cena & Roman Reigns vs Samo Joe and The Miz, Hardy Boyz Vs Rollins and Ambrose. We bring you complete WWE Monday Night Raw Results & Highlights.
Monday Night Raw Results:
Braun Strowan Confronted Brock Lesnar:
Everyone who watched Universal Championship Fatal Four-Way match was aware, how, dominant Braun Strowman was. A one night after SummerSlam Braun Strowman made yet another statement when he gave the Beast Incarnate series of powerslams. He lifted the WWE championship in a gesture to show that he is coming for Brock’s title. Brock has some real problem at hand.
John Cena & Roman Reigns Defeated Joe, Miz:
Earlier in the show, Miz, Reigns, Cena, and Joe got into some verbal duel. Which resulted in a main event tag team match between Miz & Joe facing Cena and Rawlins. The match though did not live up to the expectation. As usual, it was again Cena who absorbed a tremendous amount of punishment but came out victorious in the end. Joe and Miz dominated throughout the match but couldn’t win it.
The match ended with Cena adjusting the attitude of The Miz, who tried to take advantage of a stunned Cena from Superman punch. Joe locked in Coquina Clutch on Cena, Reigns tried to free Cena by hitting Superman Punch on Joe, but Joe side stepped and Superman Punch found Cena as the Target. Reign was successful hitting Joe with a Superman Punch, that left Cena and Miz in the ring. Miz tried to take advantage by hitting Skull Crushing Finale, but Cena Contoured to hit AA and pick the pinfall win.
Rollins & Ambrose Defeated The Hardy Boyz:
The former members of Sheild got reunited to win themselves a tag-team title at SummerSlam. So, right after winning the tag-team title, Ambrose and Rollins got challenged by one of the best tag teams in the business The Hardy Boyz. The match went down to the wire with Hardy almost pulling off an incredible victory over the tag champ. But it wasn’t their day as Rollins and Ambrose managed their way to win the match. The match ended with series of offense by Rollins and Ambrose, Dean strike with Dirty Deeds to finish the match.
Finn Balor Defeated Jason Jordan
Match ended with Balor hitting Coup De Grace
Cedric Alexander, Rich Swann, Mustafa Ali & Gran Metalik def. Noam Dar, Ariya Daivari, Tony Nese & Drew Gulak
Match ended with Cedric hitting Lumbar Check on Tony Nees
Elias defeated R-Truth
Match ended with Elias hitting drift away on R-Truth
Nia Jax defeated Emma
Match ended with Nia hitting Samoan Drop on Emma
Enzo Amore defeated Big Cass in a Brooklyn Street Fight
Match ended with referee calling off the match due to knee injury to Big Cass