Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, brings you the RAW Recap for the week.
This week RAW was live in New Orleans, Louisiana. The biggest story of the night was the special appearances by WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels and The Undertaker. WWE United States Champion Roman Reigns defended the title in a Handicap Match against WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho. Seth Rollins battled Braun Strowman one on one. Jack Gallagher battled Drew Gulak in one on one Cruiserweight Division action. Big Cass battled Jinder Mahal in one on one action. Lince Dorado battled Neville in Cruiserweight Division action. Luke Gallows battled WWE RAW World Tag Team Champion Sheamus in one on one action. Bayley and Sasha Banks battled WWE RAW Women's Champion Charlotte and Nia Jax in Women's Division tag team action. Titus O'Neil battled Kofi Kingston of The New Day one on one.
** RAW **
- Backstage, Stephaine McMahon says the fans expect them to deliver with The Undertaker tonight. Mick Foley has no evidence of Undertaker being here. Seth Rollins interrupts and puts himself in the Royal Rumble match. Braun Strowman interrupts and wants either Roman Reigns or Goldberg tonight. Rollins says Goldberg isn't here and Reigns has a match, but he'll offer assistance and punches Strowman. Rollins and Strowman brawl until WWE Officials separate both men.
Winner: No Contest
Winner: Double Countout
- Drew Brees, Quarterback of the New Orleans Saints is shown in the crowd with his kids.
- Backstage, Bayley tells Sasha Banks that she's beaten Charlotte before and can do it again. Sasha says she has Bayley's back if Charlotte tries anything. Charlotte interrupts and thinks it's funny that Sasha is pretending that she cares about Bayley. Nia Jax suddenly appears and takes out Sasha with a kick to her injured knee. Charlotte meanwhile beats down Bayley. Charlotte and Nia stand alone, but Nia sends a message to Charlotte by shoving her into a stack of production cases.
Winner: Jack Gallagher, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Stephaine McMahon tells Mick Foley that his whole Performance Review is riding on The Undertaker being here tonight. Foley promises that Undertaker will be here.
Winner: Big Cass, by pinfall.
Winner: Neville, by submission.
- Backstage, Bayley and Sasha Banks demand a match against Nia Jax and Charlotte for next week from Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie makes the match for tonight and says she doesn't care if both Bayley and Sasha aren't 100%.
Winner: Sheamus, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Mick Foley is still looking for The Undertaker.
- Backstage, Roman Reigns says he's confident that he will defeat Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho tonight and retain the WWE United States Championship.
- Backstage, WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho hype their match against WWE United States Champion Roman Reigns and predict one of them are winning the WWE United States Championship tonight.
Winners: Charlotte and Nia Jax, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Alicia Fox confronts Noam Dar and he thinks she's going to slap him again. Fox instead kisses him and then says that Cedric Alexander was right....Dar can't handle a real woman.
- The New Day Promo: The New Day call out Titus O'Neil and claim to have a special offer for him. Titus comes out, apologizes to The New Day and asks to join their faction again. The New Day show footage of Titus screwing up his keg run back in NXT in 2010 and offer him a chance to redeem himself. Kofi reveals a keg full of Booty Juice and puts 12.7 seconds on the clock. Titus picks up the keg, runs around the ring and crosses the finish line with .6 seconds left. Titus, however, dropped the keg before he crossed the finish line and The New Day make fun of Titus for screwing up again. Titus shoves Kofi and Kofi says he's about to put a hurting on Titus.
Winner: Kofi Kingston, by pinfall.
Winner: Chris Jericho, by pinfall, to win the WWE United States Championship.