Monday, August 17, 2015
Here are tonight’s quick match results for the August 17, 2015 episode of Monday Night Raw. This latest Raw took place at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota less than one week before SummerSlam 2015. Full match recaps available here at RingsideResults.com website.
Cesaro & Randy Orton defeated Sheamus & Kevin Owens via pinfall. Orton got the pinfall on Sheamus after hitting the RKO.
Roman Reigns defeated Luke Harper via pinfall. Reigns hit a Superman Punch and Spear on Harper. Dean Ambrose and Bray Wyatt were ringside.
Becky Lynch defeated Tamina via submission.
Ryback defeated The Miz via pinfall in a non-title match. Ryback hit Shellshocked for the win with Big Show watching from guest commentary.
Rusev defeated Mark Henry via submission with The Accolade. Summer Rae got slapped down by Lana in the ring after the match. Rusev tried to intimidate Lana in the ring but Dolph Ziggler showed up for a big save. Later, he announced backstage he'll take on Rusev at SummerSlam.
John Cena showed up and both he and Rollins signed the contract for the Title vs. Title match. With HHH in the ring, Cena informed Rollins he will defeat him for his 16th championship reign to break the record of HHH's mentor, Ric Flair. HHH gave Rollins several looks at the end of the segment with Cole saying "The pressure's on."
Sasha Banks defeated Nikki Bella in a non-title match via submission. Team BAD and Brie/Alicia Fox were ringside.
Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar were on hand to address SummerSlam and Undertaker’s demise at the event. Taker showed up and chokeslammed then Tombstoned Lesnar to close the show.