WWE Raw Results (8/19): New Champions Crowned, The Fiend Attacks Again, 1st Round KOTR Matches

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UNITED STATES CHAMPIONSHIP
AJ STYLES(c) vs. BRAUN STROWMAN

Strowman immediately takes out Styles and knocks him out of the ring. Strowman runs at him out of the ring and AJ gets back in and he tries to hit Braun, but Braun catches him and he launches him up in the air. Braun runs at AJ in the corner, but AJ moves out of the way and Braun crashes and burns. AJ sets up for the Phenomenal Forearm and flies at Strowman, but Strowman swats AJ out of the air.

The OC have had enough and they rush the ring and take out Strowman, causing the DQ.

Winner by Disqualification: Braun Strowman

They continue to crush Strowman, throwing him into the ring post again and again…..suddenly…….

BURN IT DOWN!!!!!!

The Universal Champion Seth Rollins runs to the ring to take out the OC and help Strowman! He clears the ring and Strowman & Rollins stand tall.

BACKSTAGE SEGMENT

Rollins catches up with Strowman backstage. He says he’s not dumb, he knows where this is going and he knows that Strowman wants his title. He wants to give him a shot, but first they need to take care of the OC. He proposes them teaming up later tonight against the OC for the WWE Tag Team Championship.

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1ST ROUND KING OF THE RING MATCH
CESARO vs. SAMOA JOE

We start the match with Cesaro charging at Joe and hitting him with an ENORMOUS European Uppercut!! He goes for the cover, and Joe just barely kicks out. Cesaro continues his attack and then Joe starts to come back with rights to the midsection. He knocks Cesaro out of the ring and then hits him with a suicide dive.

Back in the ring, Joe now has complete control as he paces around the ring looking to hit another maneuver on Cesaro. He decides to go for a sexton, but Cesaro moves out of the way. Joe gets up in the corner and Cesaro starts to pummel Joe with uppercut after uppercut! Joe stumbles out and Cesaro nails him with a big boot. He proceeds to pick him up and hits Joe with a boot! He goes for the cover, but Joe kicks out. Cesaro uppercuts him out of the ring!

Back in the ring, Cesaro goes for the Neutralizer, but Joe backbody drops him. Cesaro goes up and over and lands on his feet! He springboards off the second rope and Joe sidesteps…and locks in the Coquina Clutch!! The go to the ground and Cesaro taps out!

Winner: Samoa Joe

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