WWE Raw Results For 7/23: A WWE Universal Title #1 Contender Is Crowned, Raw Tag Team Titles Are Defended & A Big Announcement

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- The show starts with the entire locker room from all brands standing on the stage while Vince McMahon is in the ring, Vince introduces WWE COO Triple H and Raw Commissioner Stephanie McMahon as they make their way to the ring. Stephanie talks about creating history and Triple H joins in to acknowledge all the WWE superstars, Triple H talks about the bond between the wrestlers and how strong it is now. Triple H has all the female competitors step forward on the stage, Triple H says all the male superstars and the WWE Universe fully support the female superstars. Stephanie announces that on October 28, over 50 women will take part in the first ever all women’s wrestling pay-per-view, which is going to be called “Evolution.”

- Curtis Axel talks about the Evolution pay-per-view with Bo Dallas, Axel wants to focus on tonight’s match first and Dallas talks about their history as a team.

- Elias is on the stage and he gets interrupted by the Deleters Of Worlds before anything can be said.

WWE Raw Tag Team Title Match
The B-Team (Curtis Axel & Bo Dallas) (c) vs. Deleters Off Worlds (Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt)

The match begins with Hardy catching Dallas in a headlock, Hardy tags in and Dallas quickly separates from Hardy. Wyatt quickly drops Dallas with a running cross body block, Wyatt traps Dallas in the corner while landing some strikes. Wyatt goes for Sister Abigail and Axel hits the ring to break it up as we go to a commercial break, we return from the break to see Axel nailing a downed Wyatt with a knee drop. Axel holds a downed Wyatt in a chin lock after getting a near fall on a pin attempt, Dallas tags in and he double teams Wyatt alongside Axel for a near fall. Dallas then holds a downed Wyatt in a chin lock of his own, Wyatt recovers and nails a charging Dallas with a clothesline.

Hardy tags in and Axel gets a tag a few moments later, Hardy quickly starts cleaning house against the opposing team. Hardy nails a cornered Axel with a running clothesline followed by a side effect for a near fall, Hardy goes to the middle rope and he nails Axel with an elbow smash. Hardy anils Axel with a Twist Of Fate for a near fall, Dallas hits the ring and he shoves Wyatt on top of Hardy. Axel then catches Hardy in a pinning combination for a three count.

Winners: The B-Team (Curtis Axel & Bo Dallas), still the WWE Raw Tag Team Champions

After the match, the Deleters Of Worlds attack The B-Team.

- Finn Balor is talking to Chad Gable backstage about Evolution when Balor notices people taking his stuff away, it turns out Constable Corbin gave Balor a child’s playhouse as his new locker room. Corbin appears and he says that Balor deserves his own locker room, Balor pretends to like the playhouse.

- Highlights are shown from last weeks Raw when Sasha Banks helped Bayley after getting attacked during a tag match, then we see Banks saying she loves Bayley.

- Charly Caruso interviews Bayley and Sasha Banks, Bayley says they have talked since last week and its their differences that make their friendship stronger. Banks admits that they are different people with the same dream, Banks also talks about the Evolution announcement.

Bayley & Sasha Banks vs. Samantha Simon & Karen Lundy

The match begins with Bayley backing Lundy into the corner before landing a flapjack into the corner, Banks tags in and she works over the arm of Lundy. Lundy corners Banks and lands a few shoulder thrusts, Simon tags in and Banks nails her with a knee strike. Bayley tags in and she double teams Simon alongside Banks, Banks tags in and she double teams Simon with Bayley. Banks applies the Bank Statement and Simon taps out.

Winners: Bayley & Sasha Banks

- Highlights are shown of the feud between Braun Strowman and Kevin Owens.

- Elias is on the stage again and he quickly gets interrupted by Braun Strowman.

- Braun Strowman makes his way to the ring and he has a microphone in hand, Strowman talks about Evolution and then about tonight’s main event. Strowman doesn’t care about who wins tonight and at WWE Summerslam because he eventually cash in his Money In The Bank contract, Kevin Owens interrupts and makes his way to the ring. Owens is angry that Strowman is talking about winning the WWE Universal Title after when he did to him, Owens said he wanted to be Strowman’s friend because of his son. Owens talks about how his family is concerned about him after what happened at WWE Extreme Rules, Constable Corbin makes his way to the stage.

Corbin says that he has found somebody to help Strowman control his temper, Jinder Mahal and Sunil Singh make their ay to the ring. Mahal wants Strowman to help him find his inner peace, Strowman says he has a mantra of his own before calling Singh over to hold his microphone. Strowman eventually does his own mantra before attacking Mahal and Singh.

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