WWE Raw Results For 4/23: The Women Headline, The First Ever Sami & Kevin Show, Plus Baron Corbin Hates Conga Lines

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- The show starts off with a ten bell salute for the late Bruno Sammartino, followed by a video package about Sammartino.

- WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman make their way to the ring, Heyman grabs a microphone and he does his usual introduction. Heyman says Lesnar conquers will Heyman will gloat about his win at ‘Mania 34, Heyman talks about what Lesnar did to Roman Reigns at ‘Mania 34. Heyman says Lesnar looks forward to facing Reigns in a steel cage match at the Greatest Royal Rumble event, Heyman promises that Lesnar will shred Reigns up in the cage match. Reigns interrupts and he makes his way to the ring, Reigns has a microphone and he says that he will win the title at the Greatest Royal Rumble.

- Elias is shown walking backstage.

- Elias is in the ring and he gets interrupted by Bobby Roode before he can even speak.

Elias vs. Bobby Roode

The match begins with Elias applying a headlock to Roode, Elias then drops Roode with a shoulder tackle before eating a back elbow strike. Roode traps Elias in the corner before a chopping exchange breaks out, Roode tweaks his knee after a leap off the middle rope. Roode catches Elias with an atomic drop for a near fall, Roode starts working over the arm of Elias. Elias gets free from Roode and he drops him with a forearm strike, Elias traps Roode in the ropes while landing some chops. Roode recovers and he knocks Elias out of the ring with a clothesline as we go to a commercial break, we return from the break to see Elias backing Roode in the corner before eating some chops.

Elias then nails a ducking Roode with a kick to the face before throwing him into the ring post, Elias holds Roode down while applying the nerve hold. Roode gets free and Elias mauls him with strikes in the corner, Elias rolls to the arena floor before smashing Roode with a running knee strike for a near fall. Elias slows things down further by holding Roode in a chin lock, Roode gets free after he nails Elias with a back suplex. Roode then catches Elias with a series of strikes before landing some clotheslines, Roode then hits Elias with a neck breaker before landing a top rope clothesline. Roode goes for a Glorious DDT and he winds up catching Elias in a roll up for a near fall, Roode then hits Elias with a blockbuster.

Elias rolls out of the ring and Roode gets him in the ring, Elias trips up Roode in the ropes before rolling him up for a three count.

Winner: Elias

- Matt Hardy appears on the screen and he says that he will become the new WWE Raw Tag Team Champions alongside Bray Wyatt, Wyatt appears and he says they will encast a shadow over all living things.

The Ascension (Konnor & Viktor) vs. Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt

The match begins with Viktor applying a headlock to Hardy, Wyatt scares Viktor so Hardy can nail him with a Russian leg sweep. Wyatt tags in and he double teams Viktor alongside Hardy, Viktor gets free and he tags Konnor into the match. Wyatt quickly drops Konnor with a clothesline before tagging Hardy back in, Hardy looks for a Twist Of Fate and Konnor backs him into the corner. Viktor tags in and he stomps away on Hardy alongside Konnor, Konnor tags back into nail Hardy with an elbow drop for a near fall. Viktor tags in and he applies the chin lock to Hardy, Hardy recovers and he tags Wyatt into the match. Wyatt quickly cleans house on the opposing team, Hardy tags in and he nails Viktor with a Side Effect for a near fall. Konnor hits the ring and Wyatt nails him with Sister Abigail, Wyatt and Hardy hit Viktor with a super Twist Of fate for a three count.

Winners: Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt

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