Welcome to tonight’s live coverage of WWE’s Monday Night Raw for March 20, 2017.


– RAW General Manager Mick Foley opens the show and announces he’s taking a leave of absence after being forced to read from prepared indexed cards. He rips up the cards but they cut his mic. Stephanie McMahon comes out and blasts Foley but Sami Zayn comes out to Foley’s defense. Steph matches Zayn up against Samoa Joe and orders Foley out and tells him he’s fired.

– Sami Zayn vs. Samoa Joe — Joe finishes Sami with a Coquina Clutch via tapout.

– Sami tries to convince Mick to stay backstage and says they need him. As Mick makes his way out though he’s thanked by many of the stars. Triple H tells him to “Have a nice day” before Mick leaves the arena.

– Doctor’s update on Seth Rollins’s recovery, saying he most likely won’t be ready for WrestleMania.

– Charlotte Flair vs. Dana Brooke — Charlotte flattens Dana with a boot to the face off the ropes and gets the pin.

– Stephanie announces Bayley vs. Nia Jax in a No DQ match tonight. If Nia wins she will advance WrestleMania 33 for a RAW Women’s Title match Fatal 4 Way.

– Kevin Owens attacks Chris Jericho during a “Highlight Reel” segment.

– TJ Perkins vs. Brian Kendrick — Kendrick gets the finish with a Sliced Bread #2 off the ropes. After the match Kendrick pulls out Akira Tozawa’s passport and said he found it on the floor last week.

– Bayley vs. Nia Jax (No DQ Match) — Nia finishes Bayley with a Samoan Drop and advances to WrestleMania for a Fatal 4 Way Title Match.

– Triple H says if Seth Rollins in lieu of his injury will sign the contract for an unsanctioned fight, so he can’t sue WWE, they can battle at WrestleMania.

– Sheamus, Cesaro vs. Karl Anderson, Luke Gallows and Enzo, Big Cass (2 vs. 4 Match) — Cesaro and Sheamus get a quick win. Anderson and Gallows clash with Enzo and Big Cass after the match.

– Austin Aries vs. Tony Nese — Austin gets the finish with a Disqus 5-Arm that flattens Nese to set up the pin.

– A look at Golberg vs. Lesnar rivalry.

– Neville confronts Austin Aries after the match for a promo of their upcoming WrestleMania match.

– Braun Strowman vs. Roman Reigns — Undertaker shows up and confronts Reigns. Strowman tries to attack but gets choke slammed. Reigns hits Undertaker with a Spear. Reigns walks out but Undertaker rises and gives the throat-slitting motion.


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