The WWE RAW show begins with Cole welcoming us and the trio Shield arrives in the ring. Roman Reigns says that in recent months he has realized that life is short and tomorrow is not guaranteed. If last night was his last night, he has no regrets. He has no regrets because he was in the ring with people he loves. The guys have not let him down for this favor and he will always be grateful. Reigns says we are in the WrestleMania Adventure and it is they who have to settle their business. He has had no RAW solo fight for five months, so it’s time to fix that and get one here in Pittsburgh. Ambrose also has his business settled, even if we do not know what is it. The man with the biggest project is Seth Rollins this year. The crowd sings ” break the beast ”. Reigns says Rollins will do that and beat Brock Lesnar to bring back the Universal title. The whole world is going to sing ” Burn it down ”. The three hug each other and make the Shield sign for the last time.
Reigns and Ambrose return behind the scenes while Rollins stays in the ring. Seth Rollins says that last night the Shield tore up. Paul Heyman arrives on the scene and asks for our attention. Heyman introduces himself and says he represents the one who will conquer Seth Rollins at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar! Rollins says Lesnar dominates his opponents, dominates the Big Show, passes Samoa Joe, annihilates Goldberg, it’s Brock Lesnar. Heyman says yes it’s Brock Lesnar. Rollins says Brock Lesnar struggled against Daniel Bryan and was pushed to his limits by AJ Styles. This Brock Lesnar was so close to getting lost against Finn Balor. Heyman says it’s touched. Rollins says his client seems to have problems with guys of his size and style. With respect for Bryan, AJ and Balor, there is only one man who can beat Lesnar and it’s Seth Rollins. He has three weeks left to talk, because at WrestleMania he will take the title and bring him back to RAW every week.
Heyman says that no one is going to break the beast here. Rollins launches names, but he does not tell the truth. Lesnar does not have time to compare himself to these names. We had to have Lesnar against Jinder Mahal, but it became AJ Styles. It must have been Lesnar against AJ Styles, but it became Daniel Bryan. Strowman was later replaced by Finn Balor. Each time Lesnar has a few days to prepare for his opponent. Rollins wants to meet his client and get F5 punished by F5. This is his client Brock Lesnar. A video about Lesnar’s career is presented. Heyman says that since Rollins’ victory at the Royal Rumble, Lesnar is analyzing and thinking about what Rollins will do at the WrestleMania main event. Rollins thinks he knows Brock Lesnar, but he does not know him. Shelton Benjamin arrives from the crowd and surprises Rollins with a series of German Suplex!Back after the break, the fight begins.
Seth Rollins vs. Shelton Benjamin
At the end of the fight, Rollins blocks an F5 and wears a Superkick. Rollins chained with a Stomp on Benjamin for the account of three.
Winner: Seth Rollins
Back, the wrestlers arrive.
Intercontinental Championship – Singles Match
Finn Balor vs Bobby Lashley
At the end of the fight, Balor prepares for his finisher, but Lio Rush arrives and starts ringing the bell. Balor is distracted and kicks Rush. Balor launches into Springboard to return to the ring, but Lashley blocks him with a Spear on behalf of three.
Winner: Bobby Lashley – New Champion
After the fight, Rush and Lashley celebrate together.
Behind the scenes, Charly is with Baron Corbin and asks him his reaction on his bad comments to Roman Reigns. Corbin says he said it and he can say it again. He wants Reigns to stay away from the ring. It’s good to see him back, but it’s impossible for him to be 100%. Corbin says he will expose Reigns tonight and keep his place at the top of the show.
Back, RAW champion Ronda Rousey arrives in the ring. Rousey tells everyone to keep our accomplishments. She did not forget that we sang that it was deserved when she hit him with a Kendo Stick. We are all cowards like Becky Lynch. Rousey says there is no barrier for Becky and Charlotte. She will humble both on the biggest stage of all. That’s why she added Becky in the fight yesterday at Fastlane so she could do it. She’s going to come out of WrestleMania as the champion and no one can stop her. She even gives permission for the WWE to change the fight in Handicap Match, she against both. Becky and Charlotte are a joke. Dana Brooke arrives on the scene. Brooke says she has nothing to lose now. She is not going to let Rousey be disrespectful to WWE and the WWE Universe. She’s not going to let Rousey show any disrespect to the women’s division. She may not be a fighter, but she loves business. She fought for respect and deserves her place here. Every week she fights for a chance and she does not even have a fight. She does not have a big name like Rousey, but she only wants a chance. Brooke says that the day after a PPV Rousey normally launches an Open Challenge, her name is Dana Brooke and she accepts! Rousey kicks him. Rousey chases punches and Arm Drag. The referees arrive to stop Rousey, but she hits a referee before leaving.
Back, the wrestlers arrive.
Tag Team Match
Aleister Black and Ricochet vs. Bobby Rhoode and Chad Gable
At the end of the fight, Ricochet takes Gable from the ring with a Drop Kick. Black chained with a Black Mass on Roode for the account of three.
Winners: Aleister Black and Ricochet
After the fight, Black and Riochet celebrate on the stage, but they are attacked in the back by the Revival.
Back, Alexa Bliss arrives on the scene for ” A Moment of Bliss ”. Bliss welcomes us for this special show. The WWE Universe talks about the Shield, but especially its scoop. She is ready to unveil it. Who will host WrestleMania this year? We had Kim Kardashian, The Rock and New Day in the past, but this year it will be even bigger. The TitanTron announces that Alex Bliss will host WrestleMania 35. Bliss says it’s an honor for the WWE Universe to have it. Finally WrestleMania will be animated by the brightest star.
Behind the scenes, Charly asks if Braun Strowman really has the right to attack the guests of RAW and WrestleMania. Strowman says they’d better stay away from him. It has no problem to start over. A man comes in and tells Strowman that his car is here. Strowman asks him which car.
Back in the parking lot, the man and Braun Strowman are in front of a car. The man reads a letter saying that Saturday Night Live hosts give him a car to be forgiven and that they will see each other again at WrestleMania. Strowman says we’ll see what this car is made of. Strowman starts beating the car to break it into pieces.
Elias is in the ring and says that Strowman did not like his gift, but we will love his. Elias says he’s the hero we wanted. Elias asks who wants to walk with him. Elias says it’s amazing that he can be successful while the evidence shows that if you come from Pittsburgh you are a nuisance to life. Coming back here reminds him of how miserable the city is. Miserable people hold the right people. No Way Jose arrives. Jose goes around the ring dancing, but Elias makes him a Baseball Slide. Elias pushes Jose against the barricade and chases the blows. Elias ends with a Neck Breaker on the ramp.
It is rumored that Harrem Heat will be at WWE Hall of Fame 2019.
Lacey Evans arrives and walks on the stage and then goes back behind the scenes.
Back, Natalya arrives on the stage with a microphone. Natalya says that last night it reminded her who was protecting her here. She thought Rousey was going to cover her, but no, no. She knows who she can trust and this is her best friend. Beth Phoenix is coming!
Nia Jax accompanied by Tamina vs Natalya accompanied by Beth Phoenix
Nia strikes Natalya to ring her, but Beth Phoenix gets into the ring and hits Nia! The referee stops the fight.
Winner: Nia Jax via disqualification
After the fight, Beth expels Nia and Tamina from the ring. Nai and Tamina return behind the scenes, but they are attacked by Sasha Banks and Bayley! Officials separate everyone.
In the parking lot, Batista arrives with his security agents.
Back, Triple H arrives in the ring and waits for Batista. The music of Batista begins and it arrives on the stage! Batista is accompanied by his personal safety to keep him away from Triple H. Triple H asks if Batista will stay there as a nose piercing manikin or if he will come to the ring as planned. Triple H says his security is fine, surely there to protect him from Batista … Batista says his safety is here because he’s not stupid. He learned from the dirtiest players, from Triple H and Ric Flair. Where is the mass of Triple H? The biggest mistake of Triple H has always been the underestimated. We are going to do that under his term, Triple H must give him what he wants. Triple H says he’s not going to give him anything, why should he do it? How many times has Batista left the company? He should give him things because Batista is a Hollywood star and asks what he wants? Triple H says we move to the second option, if Batista is too loose to come here, they’ll do it their way. He will pass through the Independent Scene Guardians and he will beat him on the stage.
Batista says he will be gone long before Triple H can come on the scene. He left because he wanted to stay as far as possible from Triple H. Triple H always lowered him and always took his light. Batista says he’s been asking for the same thing for years. Triple H says he’s only going to give him the beating he deserves. Triple H invites him into the ring to confront him like a man. Batista says he knows Triple H wants it, it eats it from the inside. Batista tells him to give him what he wants. Everyone wants to hear it. He wants Triple H at WrestleMania! Triple H says that Batista beat an old man and hides behind security to have a fight? Batista tells him to give it to him. Triple H says Batista wants it to WrestleMania, it’s accepted! Batista says thank you. Batista says he has always wanted this last fight of his career by ending Triple H’s career under his terms. He will see him again at WrestleMania. Triple H says that Batista would do better to bring back all that remains of the Animal because the fight in the end will be under his terms. The fight will be without rule, without restriction, in this No Holds Barred Match! Batista launches the microphone on the floor and leaves.
Back, Kurt Angle arrives in the ring and takes the microphone. Angle says that 23 years ago he left Pittsburgh to fight at the Olympics. He won a gold medal and went around the world with WWE. He has faced the best of business and has always considered Pittsburgh as his city. So he kept this announcement for tonight. At WrestleMania 35 he will fight in his farewell fight. He wants to thank each of the WWE wrestlers and especially the fans. He really had the moment of his life. Kurt Angle says that it is therefore a last fight in his hometown. Apollo Crews is coming.
Kurt Angle vs Apollo Crews
At the end of the fight, Angle avoids a jump from the corner of Crews and makes him an Angle Slam for the account of three.
Winner: Kurt Angle
Back, Roman Reigns enters the ring for his fight against Baron Corbin, but he is attacked by Drew McIntyre! McIntyre chases the blows and makes him a Claymore. McIntyre chained with a second Claymore against the post. The referees arrive to repel McIntyre. Seth Rollins and the doctor arrive to check if Reigns is fine. Rollins and Reigns return behind the scenes.
Back in the wings, Roman Reigns walks with the help of Rollins and Dean Ambrose. They enter the doctor’s office to be evaluated. Dean Ambrose meets Triple H and says he wants to face Drew McIntyre tonight, now, no disqualification, Falls Count Anywhere! Triple H accepts.
Dean Ambrose arrives in the ring. McIntyre arrives on the stage with a microphone and asks if Ambrose will take this beating like a man or will he give up like his pathetic brother Roman Reigns? Ambrose joins him on the stage and the fight begins!
Falls Count Anywhere Match
Dean Ambrose vs. Drew McIntyre
At the end of the fight, McIntyre lowers Ambrose and puts a pencil in his eyes. McIntyre charges him head against the LED screen on the stage twice and covers him, but Ambrose resists! McIntyre blocks Ambrose in a banister and makes him a Claymore Kick