Location: Oklahoma City, OK at the Chesapeake Energy Arena
Date: June 6th, 2016
Airing Live On The USA Network
Welcome to the WWE Raw pre-show, and we are live on the WWE Network. There was a tribute video package for Muhammad Ali shown. Scott Stanford, Booker T, Corey Graves, and David Otunga hype what we will see tonight, which is The New Day wrestling The Club in a six-man tag team match. Big Cass and Enzo Amore vs. The Vaudevillians will also be taking place on RAW.
Welcome to WWE Monday Night Raw. The show opens with Kevin Owens, Dean Ambrose, Cesaro, Alberto Del Rio, Sami Zayn and Chris Jericho standing on ladders in the ring to start the show. Owens vowed that he would beat them all and win the MITB briefcase. Zayn said that he will fight anyone once he becomes WWE Champion. Ambrose joked that he would fight anyone and that includes polar bears. Ambrose just wants a fight. Del Rio said that Zayn will never be WWE Champion and is just a paper boy. Jericho brought up that the MITB ladder match was his idea. Jericho told the fans to drink in the fight of Jericho. Ambrose punches Jericho and a brawl broke out. Teddy Long walks out and said he is back to take SmackDown back to higher levels. Jericho reminded him that he doesnâ€™t work here anymore. Long said if he was GM then he would make so many different matches. Stephanie McMahon walked out and said that anything that Long said didnâ€™t make sense. Teddy said that he wants to run SmackDown again. Stephanie said that WWE has yet to make a decision on the SD GM. Teddy asked where Shane McMahon was at. Stephanie said that Shane isnâ€™t here tonight and is on vacation. Stephanie told him to get to stepping. Stephanie booked Zayn vs. Del Rio, Ambrose vs. Owens, and Cesaro vs. Jericho tonight.
Singles Match: Cesaro vs. Chris Jericho.
Cesaro worked over Jerichoâ€™s arm and hit a backbreaker. Cesaro sent him to the floor and hit an outside dive. Cesaro sent him into the barricade and hit an uppercut. Jericho hit a drop kick for 2.
Weâ€™re back with Cesaro hitting an uppercut to Jericho. Jericho rolled him up for 2. Jericho hit a codebreaker out of nowhere and Cesaro rolled to the floor. Back in the ring, Jericho covered him for 2. Cesaro slapped him and hit a superplex off the middle rope. Jericho caught him with a kick for 2. Cesaro popped up and nailed a clothesline then went for a roll up but Jericho blocked and went for the Walls of Jericho. Cesaro battled out of it and hit the Giant Swing. Cesaro locked in the Sharpshooter for the win.