• Complete Results From Tonight’s RAW
– Tonight’s RAW kicked off with RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch and Doudrop meeting in the ring. Becky said the Women’s Division has never been hotter and it’s because of her. Becky said she makes people better, then beats them and claimed “Dou Dou” will never be a Champion.
– Bianca Belair declared that she’s going to enter the 2022 Women’s Royal Rumble Match and vowed to win for a 2nd time. Liv Morgan declared her entry as well and claimed she’s going to win.
– RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch & Doudrop def. Bianca Belair & Liv Morgan (Doudrop attacked Becky after the match)
– Kevin Owens hosted The Kevin Owens Show with Seth Rollins. Owens said that Seth is the one that set the table for Roman Reigns. Seth claimed that Roman is scared of him and had to send The Usos after him.
Seth said after he defeats Roman at the Royal Rumble, he will turn the Universal Title back to Red and bring it to RAW.
Owens said he has earth shattering news, which is that he’s going to be in the Men’s Royal Rumble match. Owens proposed that they face off at WrestleMania 38 for the Universal Championship, after both of them win at the Royal Rumble.
– Kevin Owens def. United States Champion Damian Priest after Owens faked being injured
– Chad Gable held a Graduation for Otis, but Riddle interrupted. Gable told Riddle he knows he wants a rematch for the RAW Tag Team Championship, but will only be given one if RK-BRO can defeat Alpha Academy in an Alpha Academy Academic Challenge to prove who the more intelligent Tag Team is. Randy Orton came out and took out Gable with an RKO. Riddle took out Otis.
– In a backstage segment, Vince McMahon told Austin Theory that if he fails to defeat Finn Balor tonight, he will beat him up until he is nothing but blood, snot, and broken teeth. Then he will take a selfie with Theory’s head and send it to Theory’s mother.
– Austin Theory def. Finn Balor (Theory continued attacking Balor after the match)
– Rhea Ripley vs. Nikki A.S.H. ended in a No Contest (WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Carmella & Queen Zelina Vega mocked Rhea Ripley and said she was ‘an almost threat with an almost superhero’. Zelina said Rhea will now have to find someone else to leech off of as she does not have what it takes to be champion on her own)
– Omos def. Reggie
– Maryse told Beth Phoenix & Edge that the Mixed Tag Team Match at the Royal Rumble needs to be canceled. Beth told Marsye that she’s not letting her out of the match and offered to face her one on one tonight. The Miz came out and went after Edge. Marsye hit Beth with her purse that had a brick in it.
– The Mysterios & The Street Profits def. Dolph Ziggler, Robert Roode, Apollo Crews & Commander Azeez (After the match, The Mysterios tossed The Street Profits over the top rope. Rey Mysterio then tossed Dominik Mysterio over the top rope)
– Alexa Bliss went back to Therapy.
– The Miz announced that he will have a Birthday Celebration for Maryse on next week’s RAW.
– Bobby Lashley def. Seth Rollins via DQ after Cedric Alexander & Shelton Benjamin attacked Lashley (Lashley fought back and took out Cedric & Benjamin. SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos then came out and attacked Rollins)
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 17, 1987) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling
On this day in 1987, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, New Jersey and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania III’ PPV.
Here is the card:
1. Ricky Steamboat vs. Barry O
2. Kamala vs. Don Driggers
3. Demolition vs. Salvatore Bellomo & Mario Mancini
4. Piper’s Pit (w/ Jack Tunney & Hulk Hogan)
5. Hercules vs. Jim Parks
6. “Iron” Mike Sharpe & Terry Gibbs vs. The Killer Bees