WWE’s latest episode of RAW was live from the WWE ThunderDome. Here we covered WWE RAW 26th October 2020 highlights, match details, and results.
As Survivor Series 2020 is the next PPV event of WWE, we witnessed Qualifying matches on this week’s RAW episode for the Survivor Series.
The Show began with Drew McIntyre. As a guest of the night, we had Randy Orton.
Top Hits From RAW 26th October 2020
- Drew McIntyre said though he is quite upset about losing the WWE Championship, he becomes even stronger with his every loss.
- Regarding the WWE Survivor Series team of RAW, Shayna Baszler and Nia Jax are still not on the same track.
- At backstage, Randy Orton said that he is not scared of anyone now attempting to defeat him.
- The Hurt Business said they wish to eliminate The Retribution and collect their payment from WWE, which will be in gold.
- The New Day were all dressed up like The Street Profits and also acted like them.
- Asuka hyped about her match with Sasha Banks at WWE Survivor Series.
- The Hurt Business and MVP said Lashley would face Sami Zayn. Lashley vs. Sami Zayn will be a champ vs. champ match.
WWE RAW 26th October 2020 Highlights, And Match Results
Read about the full match details of this week’s RAW episode here.
1. Jeff Hardy vs. AJ Styles: For WWE’s Survivor Series, a qualifying match
AJ showed up, and his bodyguard accompanied him. AJ called Hardy a cheater, and his bodyguard was present to assure Jeff doesn’t cheat this time.
Hardy began to dominate the match as the bell rang and went for hitting a top rope dive. Jeff got stuck as AJ’s bodyguard was standing outside. The referee ignored the interference, and after the exchange, AJ receives the upper hand.
Styles was moved outside via a sequence of the atomic drop, leg drop, and dropkick by Jeff. Hardy received a near fall and moved away Styles at the rope’s top. AJ slipped, and he dropped Hardy on to the buckles.
Hardy sought to hit Whisper in the Wind, but there was a distraction that did not let it happen. Jeff was moved out before AJ went for the Phenomenal Forearm and punched his Survivor Series ticket.
Result: AJ Styles is the winner of the Qualifying match. He will now be part of the Survivor Series team of RAW.
2. Akira Tozawa and Drew Gulak vs. The Lucha House Party
At the beginning of the match, Akira and Drew were in control. Lince hits Drew with a facebuster. Lince and Drew both were trying to stand on their feet again. In the background, the music of R-Truth began to play. The 24/7 champion came rushing towards the ring, and he escaped many of the pinfalls from all of the competitors.
Tozawa got hit with a superkick by Dorado. Drew broke the pin and proceeded to get a pin. Lince showed up for stealing the victory before R-Truth attempted for a couple of pins and escaped backstage.
Result: Lucha House Party is the winner.
3. Elias vs. Keith Lee: For WWE’s Survivor Series, a qualifying Match
Elias was looking forward to a song after he said he is now done with Jeff Hardy as he took revenge from him by hitting him. His music was interrupted by Lee, and shortly after that match kicked off.
Elias was moved out as he got hit with a massive dive by Keith Lee. Keith went for the Spirit Bomb; it was countered with a hurricanrana by Elias. Elias then hits Keith with a knee to the jaw. Keith Lee was dragged into the ring post. Inside the ring, Elias receives two counts via a diving axe handle. A Drift Away made Keith got dropped, but he managed to kick out.
Elias went on the top of the rope, and he was looking forward to ending the match. Soon the music of Jeff Hardy hit, and Elias got distracted listening to it. For winning the game, Keith Lee hits with the Spirit Bomb.
Result: Keith Lee is the winner of the Qualifying match. He will now be part of the RAW Survivor Series team.
4. The Retribution vs. The Hurt Business: An Elimination Tag Match
T-Bar and Lashley started the match, and T-bar successfully got some hits in after receiving offense by the US Champion. Lashley went for hitting a Flatliner and then tagged in MVP. T-Bar got in stuck as MVP caught him.
With Retribution, Mia Yim was present at the ringside. By acting crazily, she entered the ring. In confusion, the MVP got the elimination.
Yim was sent out of the ring as she was faking all this while. Bobby hits with a spear, and Slapjack got the elimination. T-Bar came, and then the fight was shifted out of the ring. T-Bar and Lashley eliminated each other with the double count-out.
Alexander and Mace were legal now, and Alexander was facing a difficult time.
Shelton was tagged in, and for eliminating Mace, he hits with the Pay Dirt. Ali was the one remaining as Shelton and Alexander moved him to the corner. Ali hits with a dropkick, but he was moved outside.
For hitting Cedric, Ali brought in a steel chair, and following this; his team gets DQ. Ali escaped as MVP, Lashley and Benjamin cornered him.
Result: The Hurt Business is the winner.
5. The Miz vs. Drew McIntyre
At the beginning of the match, Morrison ran a distraction. Drew was still under the impact of the previous night’s fall when he beat Miz and limped a bit. Outside, Miz moved Drew towards the barricades and receives a near fall.
Morrison got a cheap shot from ringside, and Miz went for hitting the injured knee of Drew. McIntyre soon regained the strength and began to toss Miz. Drew was looking to hit Futureshock but missed it. Morrison came to Drew, and he had the Money in the Bank briefcase with him.
McIntyre moved out Morrison and returned to the ring for hitting Miz with a Claymore and earned the victory for himself.
Result: Drew McIntyre is the winner.
6. Nikki Cross vs. Peyton Royce vs. Lacey Evans vs. Lana
Nikki and Peyton dominated the match in the starting. Lana was moved to the ring post as she ducked a roundhouse kick, which was from Peyton. Royce moved out Lacey Evans too. Nikki then moved out Royce and moved outside to hit Lacey Evans with a tornado DDT.
Peyton gets a near fall of Lacey. Royce hit with a top rope move and took down Lacey and Nikki both. Royce was dragged out of the ring by Lana. To win the match, Lana then pinned Nikki.
Result: Lana is the winner of the Qualifying match. She will now be part of the Survivor Series Women’s team of RAW.
7. Sheamus vs. Matt Riddle: For WWE’s Survivor Series Qualifying match
Sheamus locked in a headlock, and Matt converted the lock into an armbar followed by a triangle, and both were locked in a sequence of submission. Sheamus had the control of the match back. Matt overpowered Sheamus by a Gutwrench Suplex.
Sheamus first hits with the Irish Curse Backbreaker, followed by the chops at the chest. Matt looked for locking in an armbar, but he failed as ropes came in his way. From the middle rope, Matt hits a dive.
Matt has stuck in a backbreaker again. Riddle recovered from it and went for hitting a Broton, but he hit with a massive knee strike instead.
Sheamus then went for the Brogue kick and won the match.
Result: Sheamus is the Qualifying match-winner and will now join the RAW Survivor Series team.
Top 3 Predictions For NEXT Week’s RAW 2nd November 2020
Here are the top three predictions that we think could happen in the next episode of RAW on 2nd Nov 2020–
1. We might get to see Jeff Hardy vs. Elias
In today’s episode, we saw Elias smashing a guitar on Hardy’s back. We think in the next episode, WWE might plan for a match between both. A fun match it will be if it happens for real. Our predictions say Elias might win the game if he faces Jeff Hardy in the upcoming episode of RAW.
2. Asuka might have a match.
It has more than few weeks since WWE fans have seen Asuka wrestle. We think in the next episode, WWE might plan a fight for Asuka, which possibly can be against Peyton Royce or Lacey Evans. The match, if happens, will give some momentum to Asuka as she is heading for her game against Sasha Banks at the Survivor Series.
3. Randy Orton and Drew McIntyre might get attacked by The Fiend.
This episode of RAW ended up in a big brawl between Randy Orton and Drew McIntyre. In the segment, The Fiend also has his presence. We think WWE is giving hints for a triple threat match likely to happen in the future. In the next episode of RAW, we might get to see Randy Orton vs. Drew McIntyre vs. The Fiend.
Concluding WWE RAW 26th October 2020 Full Highlights, And Results
After Hell in a Cell 2020, we had a great episode of RAW. We got to know a lot about what is likely to happen at WWE Survivor Series.
- For representing RAW at the Survivor Series, AJ Styles and Jeff Hardy tried their level best.
- After AJ Styles vs. Jeff Hardy, Elias attacked Jeff Hardy and smashed one more guitar on his back. Elias did so to have some payback for WWE Hell in a Cell.
- Forgetting the final Team Raw place, Sheamus vs. Matt Riddle was quite an explosive fight.
- The preparations for WWE Survivor Series are already on, and in today’s episode, The Fiend showed up.
- Randy Orton received a message from Drew McIntyre.
This is all we wanted to share about this week’s RAW episode. Do let us know how your experience was? How did you enjoy the show? Which match did you like the most? And what you think could happen in the next episode?
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