WWE RAW July 29th, 2019 Results & Rankings

WWE RAW July 29th, 2019
WWE RAW July 29th, 2019

WWE RAW July 29th, 2019 Results & Rankings

Table of Contents:

  1. Results
  2. Upcoming Matches
  3. Rankings
  4. Injuries
  5. Championship Landscape

Results

WWE RAW
July 29th, 2019
Verizon Arena
North Little Rock, AR

Main Event:

  1. Lacey Evans defeated Dana Brooke
  2. EC3, Eric Young & Robert Roode defeat The Lucha House Party (Gran Metalik, Kalisto & Lince Dorado)

WWE RAW:

  1. WWE 24/7 Title
    Mixed Tag Team Match
    Carmella & R-Truth (c) defeated Drake Maverick & Renee Michelle (1:55)
  2. WWE United States Title #1 Contendership
    Gauntlet Match

    Ricochet defeated Andrade (w/Zelina Vega) and Cesaro and Rey Mysterio and Sami Zayn (32:25)

    1. Rey Mysterio besiegt Cesaro (11:00)
    2. Rey Mysterio eliminates Sami Zayn (11:50)
    3. Andrade eliminates Rey Mysterio (20:45)
    4. Ricochet eliminates Andrade
  3. WWE RAW Tag Team Championships 
    Triple Threat Match
    The OC (Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows) defeated The Revival (Dash Wilder & Scott Dawson) (c) and The Usos (Jey Uso & Jimmy Uso) – New Champions
  4. The Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) defeated Cole Carter & Johnny James (1:30)
  5. Becky Lynch defeated Alexa Bliss (w/Nikki Cross) by referee’s decision (6:45)
  6. Becky Lynch defeated Nikki Cross (w/Alexa Bliss) (2:35)
  7. Seth Rollins defeated Dolph Ziggler via DQ

Upcoming Matches

WWE Smackdown
July 30th, 2019
FedEx Forum
Memphis, TN

  • Finn Balor vs Dolph Ziggler
  • Xavier Woods & Big E (New Day) vs Drew McIntyre & Elias
  • Kings Court w/Trish Stratus

WWE SummerSlam
August 31st, 2019
Scotiabank Arena
Toronto, ON, Canada

  • RAW Women’s Championship
    Becky Lynch (c) vs Natalya
  • Universal Championship
    Brock Lesnar (c) vs Seth Rollins
  • Smackdown Women’s Championship
    Bayley (c) vs Ember Moon
  • WWE Championship
    Kofi Kingston (c) vs Randy Orton
  • United States Championship
    AJ Styles (c) vs Ricochet
  • Finn Balor vs Bray Wyatt’s “Fiend”
  • Kevin Owens vs Shane McMahon (If Owens loses, he’ll quit WWE)

Rankings

  • #9 Rey Mysterio returns to the rankings after being removed due to injury as he pinned Cesaro and Sami Zayn in the gauntlet match this week.

Raw

Universal Champion: Brock Lesnar
United States Champion: AJ Styles
WWE 24/7 Champion: Maria Kanellis

  1. Seth Rollins
  2. Braun Strowman
  3. Ricochet
  4. Baron Corbin
  5. Cedric Alexander
  6. Drew McIntyre
  7. Samoa Joe
  8. Bobby Lashley
  9. Rey Mysterio
  10. Cesaro
  11. Robert Roode
  12. Sami Zayn
  13. Mojo Rawley
  14. Apollo Crews
  15. EC3
  16. Titus O’Neal
  17. Heath Slater
  18. No Way Jose

Raw Women’s Champion: Becky Lynch

  1. Natalya
  2. Alexa Bliss
  3. Naomi
  4. Lacey Evans
  5. Nikki Cross
  6. Dana Brooke
  7. Tamina
  8. Sarah Logan

Raw Tag Team Champions: Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows (the O.C)

  1. The Revival
  2. the Usos
  3. The Viking Raiders
  4. Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins
  5. The Lucha House Party
  6. The Ascension

WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions: Peyton Royce & Billie Kay (Iiconics)

  1. The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka & Kairi Sane)
  2. Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville

WWE Smackdown

WWE Champion: Kofi Kingston
Intercontinental Champion: Shinsuke Nakamura

  1. Roman Reigns
  2. Kevin Owens
  3. Dolph Ziggler
  4. Shane McMahon
  5. Randy Orton
  6. Finn Balor
  7. Ali
  8. Andrade
  9. Elias
  10. Aleister Black
  11. Rusev
  12. Shelton Benjamin
  13. Chad Gable

Smackdown Women’s Champion: Bayley

  1. Ember Moon
  2. Carmella
  3. Charlotte Flair
  4. Mandy Rose
  5. Sonya Deville
  6. Asuka

Smackdown Tag Team Champions: New Day

  1. Daniel Bryan & Rowan
  2. Heavy Machinery
  3. The B-Team

205 Live

WWE Cruiserweight Champion: Drew Gulak

  1. Tony Nese
  2. Akira Tozawa
  3. Oney Lorcan
  4. Ariya Davairi
  5. Humberto Carrillo
  6. Chad Gable
  7. Jack Gallagher
  8. Mike Kanellis
  9. Kalisto
  10. Noam Dar
  11. Brian Kendrick
  12. Lio Rush
  13. Gran Metalik
  14. Lince Dorado

Cruiserweight Tag Teams:

  1. The Singh Brothers
  2. Humberto Carrillo & Raul Mendoza
  3. The Lucha House Party
  4. Humberto Carrillo & Gentleman Jack Gallagher

Injuries

  • Finn Balor (illness) – expected back shortly
  • Lars Sullivan (knee injury) – expected back in early 2020
  • Sheamus (Undisclosed – April 2019) – no timetable for return
  • Jinder Mahal (knee surgery in June) expected back early 2020
  • Jeff Hardy  (knee surgery in April) expected back October 2019 to January 2020
  • Mickie James (June 2019 – ACL surgery) expected back sometime in 2020
  • Ruby Riott (double shoulder surgery) – expected back late 2019 or early 2020
  • Nia Jax (double knee surgery – April 2019) – expected back in first quarter 2020

Hiatus:

  • Ronda Rousey (impregnation vacation)

WWE Championship Landscape

Raw

Universal Championship
Champion: Brock Lesnar (3x)
Won: defeated Seth Rollins (MITB Cash-In) (7/14/19)
Title Defenses: 0 (7 all-time)
Challengers:

Raw Women’s Championship
Champion: Becky Lynch
Won: defeated Ronda Rousey vs Charlotte Flair (WM35)
Title Defenses: 3
Challengers: Lacey Evans (Money in the Bank 2019), defeated Lacey Evans (6/23/19), defeated Lacey Evans & Baron Corbin w/Seth Rollins (7/14/19)

Raw Tag Team Championships
Champions:  The Revival (2x)
Won: from the Zach Ryder & Curt Hawkins (6/10/10)
Title Defenses: 1 (4 all-time)
Challengers: the Usos (7/14/19)

United States Championship
Champion: AJ Styles (3x)
Won: defeated Ricochet (7/14/19)
Title Defenses: 0 (5 all-time)
Challengers:

WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions
Champions: the Iiconics
Won: defeated Sasha Banks & Bayley vs Nia Jax & Tamina vs Beth Phoenix & Natalya
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: defeated the Brooklyn Belles (SD 4/9/19), Nikki Cross & Alexa Bliss (6/17/19)

WWE 24/7 Champion
Champion: Maria Kanellis

Smackdown

WWE Championship
Champion: Kofi Kingston
Won: defeated Daniel Bryan (WM35)
Title Defenses: 7
Challengers: defeated Daniel Bryan (RAW 5/6/19), defeated AJ Styles and Sami Zayn (SD – 5/7/19), defeated Kevin Owens (Money in the Bank 2019), defeated Dolph Ziggler (Super ShowDown 6/7/19), defeated Dolph Ziggler – steel cage – (6/23/19), defeated Samoa Joe (7/14/19), defeated Dolph Ziggler vs. Samoa Joe (7/27/19)

Smackdown Women’s Championship
Champion: Bayley
Won: defeated Charlotte Flair (Money in the Bank 2019)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: defeated Alexa Bliss (6/23/19), defeated Nikki Cross & Alexa Bliss (7/14/19)

Smackdown Tag Team Championships
Champions: New Day (4x)
Won: defeated Daniel Bryan & Rowan (triple threat w/Heavy Machinery) (7/14/19)
Title Defenses: 0 (2 all-time)
Challengers:

Intercontinental Championship
Champion: Shinsuke Nakamura
Won: defeated Finn Balor (7/14/19)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: defeated Ali (7/27/19)

205 Live

WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Champion: Drew Gulak
Won: defeated Tony Nese and Akira Tozawa (triple threat) (6/23/19)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: defeated Tony Nese (7/14/19)