Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, is back with this week's RAW Recap Edition.
This week's RAW was live in Detroit, Michigan. The man himself, Vincent Kennedy McMahon, returned to WWE this week! What did the boss have to say to the WWE Universe? A new #1 contender was crowned to face The Miz for the WWE Intercontinental Championship at WWE Battleground, in a battle royal. Sheamus battled Zack Ryder in a one on one match. The Lucha Dragons battled Tyler Breeze and Fandango in tag team action. Seth Rollins debuts his new Rollins Report Show. Kevin Owens battled Cesaro in one on one action. Titus O'Neil battled Heath Slater of The Social Outcasts in one on one action. The New Day confront The Wyatt Family at the Wyatt Family compound. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson of The Club battled Enzo and Big Cass in tag team action. Sasha Banks battled Dana Brooke in women's division action.
*** RAW ***
- The Miz Promo: Miz kicks off RAW and states that he doesn't care who wins the battle royal because they will lose to The Miz at WWE Battleground because he's AWWEESSSOOMMMEEEEE!
Winner: Darren Young, to become the #1 contender to the The Miz and the WWE Intercontinental Championship.
- Backstage, Zack Ryder challenges Rusev to a match at WWE Battleground. Sheamus attacks Ryder and lays Ryder out. Sheamus tells Ryder he needs to worry about him and not Rusev.
Winner: Sheamus, by pinfall.
Winners: Tyler Breeze and Fandango, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Kevin Owens complains to Stephanie McMahon that Sami Zayn is sitting at the commentary table. Stephanie sends out referees to escort Zayn out. Zayn says Shane McMahon gave him permission to be there. Zayn attacks Owens as he comes to the ring forcing WWE officials to separate them.
- Backstage, Mr. McMahon says he's here to name a commissioner for Smackdown Live.
Winner: Kevin Owens, by pinfall.
Winner: Titus O'Neil, by pinfall.
Winners: Enzo and Big Cass, by DQ.
Winner: Sasha Banks, by submission.