WWE Monday Night Raw Results
Live from the ThunderDome at Amway Center in Orlando, FL
October 26, 2020 on the USA Network
Storyline Developments & Promo Highlights:
- Drew McIntyre came out in regular clothing and vowed to be WWE Champion again. The Miz, along with John Morrison, interrupted him. Miz teased McIntyre but he ended up giving headbutts to both men. McIntyre and Miz will face off against one another later in the show.
- The Firefly Funhouse featured Bray Wyatt dressed like the Mad Hatter. Alexa Bliss was involved.
- Keith Lee did an interview Charly Caruso. Lee said Strowman could not beat him clean so he took a cheap way out rather than losing like a man.
- Backstage, Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler gave lists to producer Adam Pearce for their Team Raw suggestions. Jax was offended Baszler did not include her on the list. Jax thought she should be a team captain. Baszler wanted to know if she was on Jax’s list.
- Elias did a promo with a guitar that was interrupted by Keith Lee’s entrance.
- Backstage, the Hurt Business harassed a guy for using their bathroom.
- Randy Orton was interviewed by Charly Caruso. She warned him of The Fiend interrupting when he is on A Moment of Bliss. Orton said the only people who need to be concerned are those who cross him.
- Bobby Lashley vs. Sami Zayn in a United States Champion vs. Intercontinental Champion non-title match was announced for SummerSlam.
- Angel Garza had a rose and flirted with Mandy Rose while Dana Brooke looked on. Garza asked if she’s still close with Otis. Rose said it’s been a rough 24 hours but they’re still close. Nia Jax came in and said they had business to take care of. Jax and Baszler wanted to talk abut Rose and Brooke ending up in their team at Survivor Series. Brooke didn’t like her calling it their team. Baszler asked if she was serious, to which Jax responded, “Why not?”
- Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods cut a promo backstage dressed as the Street Profits. Asuka joined in and yelled. Kingston announced that Asuka would face Sasha Banks in a champion vs. champion match. Woods announced Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton in a champion vs. champion match. The Hurt Business showed up and MVP noted Lashley would be facing Zayn. MVP mentioned the tag titles and then Asuka joined New Day in doing their chant.
- Adam Pearce and Pat Buck announced the women’s Team Raw. Nia Jax, Shayna Baszler, Mandy Rose and Dana Brooke all came out. The final spot will be determined in a four-way match (result below).
- Alexa Bliss introduced Randy Orton as her guest on A Moment of Bliss. When Orton asked where The Fiend was Drew McIntyre came out and they brawled. The lights went out and when they came back on, the red lighting was used for The Fiend. He stood behind Orton but the fight between Orton and McIntyre continued with Orton landing punches on McIntyre while kneeling on the broadcast table to end the show.
1) AJ Styles w/Jordan Omogbehin beat Jeff Hardy to qualify for Team Raw at Survivor Series. Styles hit the Phenomenal Forearm and followed it with the pin.
2) Lince Dorado and Gran Metalik beat Akira Tozawa and Drew Gulak in a quick match. Dorado pinned Gulak to get the win.
3) Keith Lee beat Elias to qualify for Team Raw at Survivor Series. Lee hit the Spirit Bomb before pinning Elias for the win. After the match, Jeff Hardy smashed a guitar over Elias’ back.
4) “The Hurt Business” Bobby Lashley, MVP, Shelton Benjamin and Cedric Alexander beat “Retribution” Mustafa Ali, T-Bar, Mace and Slapjack (w/Reckoning) in an eight-man elimination tag match. The match ended when Mustafa Ali hit Alexander with a chair, disqualifying him and ending the match.
5) Drew McIntyre beat The Miz. McIntyre hit the Claymore Kick and pinned Miz in just over four minutes. Matthew McConaughey and his two sons were watching in the ThunderDome.
6) Lana beat Lacey Evans, Peyton Royce, and Nikki Cross in a four-way to earn a spot on Team Raw. Lana stole the pin on Nikki Cross. After the match, Jax welcomed her to the team and then put her through the broadcast table. That’s her sixth table bump since Miro, her husband, told Vince McMahon to kiss his ass on AEW Dynamite.
7) Sheamus beat Matt Riddle to qualify for Team Raw at Survivor Series. Sheamus hit a Brogue Kick and pinned him clean in a fantastic match.