We see Erick Rowan backstage and he’s asked what is in the cage by Sarah Schreiber. She asks over and over but Rowan stares her down and walks off. Surely it’s The Gobbledy Gooker’s youngling?
— WWE (@WWE) December 3, 2019
The kabuki warriors Vs. Charlotte Flair
Before the match can officially start, Asuka and Sane attack Charlotte and beat her down in the corner. Asuka starts with Flair, who forces her to the corner where Sane tags in. The Kabuki Warriors make use of quick tags to keep Flair in the corner and kick her over and over.
Flair knocks Sane from the apron but then Asuka hits her with a hip attack. Asuka kicks the leg of Charlotte repeatedly, but Charlotte shoves her away and clotheslines Sane on the apron. Charlotte tosses Asuka to the outside, then knocks them both down with a baseball slide. Flair gets pulled by the hair and rammed into the barricade. Asuka gets her back in the ring but the action spills out again as Kairi tries to pull Charlotte from the apron.
Flair slams Kairi into the barricade and slaps her, but Asuka comes out and attacks her. Back in the ring, Asuka kicks the back of Flair, then Sane looks to cheap-shot her but Asuka inadvertently hits Kairi. Flair hits Asuka, then dives over the ropes onto both of them. Flair puts Asuka inside the ring and steps in with her as we head to the break.
Back live and Asuka drills Flair with a hip attack in the corner. Sane tags in and hits Charlotte with forearms. Sane stomps to the corner and hits a sliding clothesline for a one-count. Asuka tags in and looks for a German suplex but Flair elbows her. Asuka counters Flair and hits a leg-trap German suplex and tags Sane, who goes up top.
— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) December 3, 2019
Sane jumps but gets booted, then Asuka comes in and she too gets kicked. Charlotte sets them side-by-side and takes to the top, where she hits a moonsault…but both got their knees up. Sane looks for a dropkick but Flair catches her with a Boston crab. Asuka kicks Flair to break the hold. Asuka delivers a few kicks but Charlotte counters into the Figure Four, only for Asuka to reverse into a triangle hold.
Sane returns and drills Flair before taking to the top rope. Flair hits Kairi and climbs up with her. Asuka climbs up too and they brawl until Charlotte falls and Kairi hits a double stomp to the back for a near-fall. Flair reverses Asuka and hits both of them with a spear for a near-fall. Charlotte attacks Asuka’s left knee and looks for another spear but Asuka dodges it – Sane blind-tagged in. Flair drops Asuka and applies the Figure Four…but Sane comes off the top with the Insane Elbow to break the hold and wins.
Winner: the kabuki warriors
The Viking Raiders Vs. Mark Sterling & Mitchell Lyons
The match begins with Erik and Mitchell. Erik clobbers Lyons, then drags him over to Sterling, but he gets off the apron and turns to leave. Ivar runs around and clobbers him. Erik body slams Ivar onto Sterling on the floor. They get back in the ring and smash Lyons into the corner with a clothesline, then a dropkick, then Erik throws Ivar into him. The Viking Experience ends the match.
Winners: The Viking Raiders
Ricochet is talking to Carrillo and Mysterio backstage, and he says all he wants is to prove that superheroes are real…but tonight that gets put aside in order to shut The O.C. up. Humberto says that, since he debuted in WWE, The O.C. has been a thorn in his side. Carrillo speaks Spanish to Rey, who says the honour is all his. Mysterio says he’s honoured to be teaming with the future of the business. He directs his attention to The O.C. and asks if they’re ready to face the future and the legend?
The babyfaces make their way to the ring for the main event. The O.C. cut a promo backstage before making their entrance and they address Randy Orton first. They say Randy should take note of what the do in the main event.
— WWE (@WWE) December 3, 2019
Humberto Carrillo, Rey Mysterio, & Ricochet Vs. The O.C.
The match gets underway with Carrillo and Karl Anderson. Headlock from Karl, shot-off, leapfrog, dodge, and enziguiri from Carrillo. Ricochet tags in and teams with Carrillo to hit a double-arm drag, then a double-rolling arm-drag.
Carrillo tags in again but Karl forces him to his own corner and tags AJ Styles. Chop to the chest from Styles but Humberto fires back with a kick and a springboard headbutt for a one-count. Styles knocks Carrillo to the floor, where Gallows drops him with a clothesline. Styles goes out and slams him into the barricade, then sends him back in and tags Gallows.
The big man lands a running elbow drop, followed by repeated elbow strikers to Carrillo. Gallows applies a sleeper but Carrillo fights up, only to get dropped with a forearm. Carrillo counters a suplex and hits a jawbreaker.
Tags made to Mysterio and Anderson, with the former knocking the latter from the ring with a headscissors. Rey knocks Gallows into the ring post and connects with a 619 around the post. Rey knocks AJ onto the middle rope and looks for the 619 but Anderson pulls him from the ring and whips him into the ring post.
Back from the final break and Gallows hits Rey with a stalling vertical suplex for a two-count. Mysterio fights back against Luke and tags are made to Ricochet and Styles.
Ricochet comes in with a flying forearm, followed by a headscissors takedown and knocking Gallows from the apron. Ricochet hits AJ with a springboard clothesline, followed by a running shooting star press for a near-fall. Ricochet heads up top and looks for the 450 but has to jump over Karl Anderson, before kicking him to the floor.
Ricochet rolls-up AJ, who kicks him off and Karl punches Ricochet, allowing Styles to hit a wheelbarrow facebuster for a near-fall. AJ wants the Styles Clash but Ricochet knocks him back and hits the Recoil. Karl breaks-up the pin but Rey runs and hits him with the 619. Gallows knocks Rey from the apron but Carrillo hits him with a twisting senton on the floor.
Inside the ring, Ricochet counters the Styles Clash with a roll-up for a near-fall. AJ hits a Pele kick, then sets Ricochet on the top rope. He can’t land a superplex but Ricochet flips off the post for a moonsault to Anderson on the floor. Ricochet looks for a springboard hurricanrana but AJ counters with an avalanche Styles Clash and the win!
Winners: The O.C.
After the match, Styles celebrates alone in the ring…but in comes Randy Orton from behind with an RKO. Orton poses on the top rope to end the show.
— WWE (@WWE) December 3, 2019
And that’s it for Monday Night Raw. I’ll be back on Wednesday night for AEW Dynamite results but stay tuned to Ringside News until then for all your wrasslin’ news. Safe travels!