If you’d like to know what happened on tonight’s WWE Raw but don’t want to read star ratings and wordy paragraphs to decipher it, With Leather is here for you. Here’s what happened on the November 11, 2013, episode of WWE Raw from Manchester, England:
WWE Raw results:
– Triple H and Stephanie McMahon are “on vacation,” leaving Brad Maddox, Vickie Guerrero and new Director of Operations Kane in charge of the program.
1. Handicap Match: Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Randy Orton. The Rhodes brothers won the match when Randy Orton purposefully got himself counted out. After the match, Big Show attacked Orton and chokeslammed him through the announcers’ table.
2. Los Matadores and Santino Marella defeated 3MB. 3MB was wrestling as “The Union Jacks,” a British-themed trio. Santino won the match for his team with a Cobra on Jinder Mahal. The Cobra was dressed as a bull.
3. Damien Sandow defeated Kofi Kingston. Sandow won with You’re Welcome after tripping up a Kingston springboard attempt.
4. Intercontinental Championship Match: Curtis Axel (c) defeated Dolph Ziggler.
5. Tamina Snuka defeated Nikki Bella. Tamina won with a Superfly Splash.
6. Fandango defeated Tyson Kidd. Fandango was extremely popular with the British crowd. He pinned Kidd by countering a roll-up.
7. Handicap Match: John Cena defeated Jack Swagger and Antonio Cesaro. Yes. Cena made Swagger submit to an STF to win the 2-on-1 match. After the match he was double-teamed, but Big E Langston ran down to make the save.
8. R-Truth defeated Ryback. Ryback went for the Meathook clothesline, but Truth was able to roll him up and get the three.
9. Alberto Del Rio defeated Big E Langston. Del Rio won by submission with his cross armbreaker.
10. Handicap Match: CM Punk and Daniel Bryan vs. The Shield went to a No Contest. Punk had Ambrose in the Anaconda Vice when the Wyatt Family interrupted. This led to a brief showdown between The Shield and the Wyatts before they realized they had a common enemy in Bryan and Punk. The fight was 6-on-2 until The Usos, Cody Rhodes and Goldust made the save.