Welcome to the final My Fantasy Raw before this Sunday's Vengeance pay per view.
There are a number of matches that have been announced for the PPV, including Wade Barrett defending the WWE Championship against CM Punk. How will that, a long with all the other scheduled matches, develop tonight?
Let's roll on to Raw and find out.
- In Ring Segment: The WWE Champion Wade Barrett insults CM Punk, Curtis Axel and Roman Reigns for ruining his match with Kane last week. General Manager JBL comes out. He announces CM Punk, Curtis Axel & Roman Reigns vs Team Hell No & WWE Champion Wade Barrett in a six man tag team match tonight. Barrett is not happy about having to team up with Kane and Daniel Bryan.
- Intercontinental Champion The Miz defeated Alex Riley in a non title match (Time of contest - 06:27) Miz defeats his former apprentice with the Skull Crushing Finale.
- After the match, The Miz grabs a microphone. He says he's looking forward to facing Rob Van Dam this Sunday but he's even more excited about ending RVD's honeymoon period very quickly.
- Backstage Interview: Mark Henry tells Scott Stanford he will face the next person to walk around the corner. It's SANTINO MARELLA. Henry tells a petrified Marella he will see him in the ring tonight.
- The Prime Time Players defeated Hunico & Camacho, The Great Khali & Tensai and Damien Sandow & Jack Swagger in a Fatal 4 way match to become the #1 contenders to the World Tag Team Championship (Time of contest - 11:19) The Prime Time Players win the match as Darren Young pins Hunico after connecting with the Gut Check.
- Backstage Segment: CM Punk, Curtis Axel, Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman discuss their plans for tonight's main event.
- Sheamus defeated David Otunga (Time of contest - 01:05) Sheamus wins the match with ease after connecting with the Brogue Kick.
- After the match, Fandango runs to the ring and attacks Sheamus. The Celtic Warrior turns it around. However, Summer Rae climbs on the apron, distracting Sheamus. Sheamus grabs her and asks the crowd if he should kiss her. He does. Summer Rae seems to like it. Fandango sneaks behind Sheamus and low blows him before quickly exiting the ring and taking Summer Rae with him.
- Backstage Interview: The Prime Time Players are ecstatic when talking to Scott Stanford about earning a World Tag Team title shot at Vengeance. The Money Makers interrupt. They congratulate The Prime Time Players for earning the right to lose to The Money Makers at Vengeance.
- Backstage Segment: Sheamus barges in to JBL's office. He demands Fandango at Vengeance. JBL agrees.
- Tamina Snuka defeated Nikki Bella (with Brie Bella) (Time of contest - 04:58) Tamina wins with the Superfly Splash. The Divas Champion AJ Lee was at commentary for the match.
- After the match, Tamina stares AJ down.
- Backstage Segment: Wade Barrett and Team Hell No try getting on the same page but it doesn't work as Barrett storms off after Daniel Bryan says he will become WWE Champion at SummerSlam no matter who is champion.
- Mark Henry defeated Santino Marella (Time of contest - 00:25) Santino tries standing up to Henry by attempting to shoulder block him twice before shoving him. Henry doesn't budge and slams Marella with the Worlds Strongest Slam for the easy win.
- After the match, Ryback comes out. The two brawl until JBL sends security out to stop them.
- CM Punk, Curtis Axel & Roman Reigns (with Paul Heyman) defeated WWE Champion Wade Barrett & Team Hell No (Time of contest - 13:42) Barrett and Team Hell No have a few disagreements during the match but stay mostly on the same page. The match ends as all hell breaks lose with everyone getting involved. Eventually, Daniel Bryan reverses a GTS attempts from Punk in to a Yes! Lock attempt. Punk manages to fight out, tossing Bryan right in to a Spear from Roman Reigns. Punk covers Bryan for the 1, 2, 3.
- The show ends with CM Punk pointing to a disappointed Wade Barrett, signaling he will win the WWE Championship at Vengeance.
Here are the match results:
- Intercontinental Champion The Miz defeated Alex Riley in a non title match
- The Prime Time Players defeated Hunico & Camacho, The Great Khali & Tensai and Damien Sandow & Jack Swagger in a Fatal 4 way match to become the #1 contenders to the World Tag Team Championship
- Sheamus defeated David Otunga
- Tamina Snuka defeated Nikki Bella
- Mark Henry defeated Santino Marella
- CM Punk, Curtis Axel & Roman Reigns defeated WWE Champion Wade Barrett & Team Hell No
Here is the current Vengeance card:
- The Miz (c) vs Rob Van Dam for the Intercontinental Championship
- Team Hell No vs Curtis Axel & Roman Reigns
- Wade Barrett (c) vs CM Punk for the WWE Championship
- Ryback vs Mark Henry
- AJ Lee (c) vs Tamina Snuka for the Divas Championship
- The Money Makers (c) vs The Prime Time Players for the World Tag Team Championship
- Sheamus vs Fandango