Let us take a look at the top 8 WWE News & Professional Wrestling stories of the hour:
8. United States Champion Rematch Ends In A Double Count-Out
Tonight’s Raw kicked off with a United States Championship rematch between the former Champion, Rusev, and the new United States Champion, “The Guy” Roman Reigns.
The match ended in a double count-out when both men ended up brawling in the crowd. After the match, Rusev attacked Reigns after the match with a Steel Chair, but Reigns came back into the fight with a Spear. Reigns then ended things with a steel chair shot to the back of Rusev.
— WWE (@WWE) September 27, 2016
It looks like they’ll have another Title rematch at at Raw’s next exclusive PPV, Hell in a Cell 2016.
7. Is Chris Jericho Against His “Drink It In, Man” T-Shirt?
WWE has released a new “Drink It In, Man” T-Shirt for Chris Jericho. Jericho has noted in the past that he’s Old School and doesn’t believe in heels having merchandise.
Jericho didn’t wear this T-Shirt while coming out for his match with Sami Zayn at Clash of Champions 2016. However, he did sport a Kevin Owens T-Shirt at the end of the PPV when he came out to help Owens (maybe just to put over Owens). Below is Y2J’s new T-Shirt:
— WWEShop.com (@WWEShop) September 26, 2016
6. Cesaro & Sheamus To Get A Raw Tag Team Title Shot
Raw General Manager Mick Foley addressed the situation between Cesaro & Sheamus on Raw after their match #7 ended in a no-contest at Clash of Champions 2016.
Foley noted that both men deserve a Championship opportunity and they will get it, but at the same time. Foley noted that they’ll face the winners of the New Day – Luke Gallows/Karl Anderson Raw Tag Team Title match, which took place after this segment.