Open Challenge for the RAW Women’s Title: Doudrop vs. Charlotte Flair
We go back to the ring and out comes RAW Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair. She poses on the entrance-way as the pyro goes off. Back to commercial as Flair heads to the ring.
Back from the break and out comes Doudrop as Flair looks on from the ring. We get formal ring introductions from Rome as Doudrop dances around and Flair stares her down. They lock up and Flair takes control with a headlock. They hit the ropes and Doudrop shoves Flair down with ease, and taunts her. Flair tries to deliver a shoulder but Doudrop knocks her down with ease once again.
Doudrop blocks a slam but Flair counters a slam attempt by Doudrop. Doudrop slams Flair and charges in with a senton. The music interrupts and out comes Eva Marie.
Flair takes advantage of the distraction, dropping Doudrop from behind. Flair follows up with Natural Selection for the pin to win.
Winner: Charlotte Flair
– After the match, Flair stands tall as her music hits. She grabs the title but turns around to Eva standing tall over Doudrop, taking credit for the win. Flair sees this and she’s not happy. Flair drops Eva for a quick pop, and goes back to celebrating the win.
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Third Match: Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Alexa Bliss For The WWE Raw Women’s Championship
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Charlotte shoves Bliss into the canvas. Bliss stares at Charlotte. Bliss ducks a clothesline from Charlotte. Bliss with a Tilt-A-Whirl Headscissors Takeover. Bliss dropkicks Charlotte. Charlotte denies The DDT. Bliss dodges The Big Boot. Bliss kicks Charlotte off the ring apron. Bliss with a Cannonball Senton off the apron. Bliss ducks clothesline from Charlotte. Bliss is playing mind games with Charlotte. Charlotte catches Bliss in mid-air. Charlotte with a BackBreaker. Charlotte sends Bliss back first into the canvas. Charlotte repeatedly slams Bliss’ head on the mat. Charlotte applies a rear chin lock on the middle rope. Charlotte unloads two knife edge chops. Charlotte hits The Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker for a two count. Charlotte repeatedly stomps on Bliss’s back. Charlotte applies The Bow and Arrow Stretch. Bliss decks Charlotte with a JawBreaker. Charlotte kicks Bliss in the gut. Charlotte with The Reverse Gory Stretch. Charlotte goes for a PowerBomb, but Bliss counters with a Hurricanrana into the bottom turnbuckle pad.
Charlotte with a BackBreaker. Charlotte drives Bliss face first into the middle turnbuckle pad. Bliss dumps Charlotte face first on the top turnbuckle pad. Bliss dropkicks Charlotte to the floor. Charlotte denies The Wrecking Ball Dropkick. Charlotte swings Bliss into the ringside barricade. Charlotte rolls Bliss back into the ring. Charlotte hooks the outside leg for a two count. Charlotte hooks both legs for a two count. Charlotte rolls Bliss over for a two count. Bliss with an inside cradle for a two count. Charlotte clotheslines Bliss. Charlotte drags Bliss to the corner. Charlotte walks over the midsection of Bliss. Charlotte with The Double Jump MoonSault for a two count. Bliss avoids The Natural Selection. Bliss with a straight right hand. Bliss with The SomerSault Senton. Rollup Exchange. Charlotte with a Deadlift PowerBomb for a two count. Charlotte goes for The MoonSault, but Bliss gets her feet up in the air. Bliss hits The Code Red for a two count.
Bliss repeatedly stomps on Charlotte’s chest. Bliss goes for The Twisted Bliss, but Charlotte ducks out of the way. Charlotte goes for The Figure Eight, but Bliss counters with an inside cradle for a two count. Bliss connects with The Spike DDT for a two count. Charlotte had her foot on the bottom rope. Charlotte grabs Lily to play mind games with Bliss. Charlotte drops Bliss with The Big Boot. Charlotte drives Bliss shoulder first into the steel ring post. Charlotte plants Bliss with The Natural Selection to pickup the victory. After the match, Charlotte kicks Bliss out of the ring. Charlotte starts tearing Lily apart. Bliss attacks Charlotte from behind. Bliss transitions into a ground and pound attack. Bliss kicks Charlotte out of the ring. Bliss with a Lou Thez Press off the apron. Bliss is raining down haymakers. Charlotte drives Bliss back first into the apron. Charlotte launches Bliss over the announce table. Bliss emotionally breaks down as she looks at Lily’s remains in the ring.
Winner: Still WWE Raw Women’s Champion, Charlotte Flair via Pinfall
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RAW Women’s Title Match: Nia Jax vs. Charlotte Flair
We go back to the ring and out comes RAW Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair. Back to commercial.
Back from the break and we get a video package showing how we got to tonight’s title match. Out next comes Nia Jax as fans boo. Shayna Baszler is right behind her as Flair looks on from the ring. We get formal ring introductions from Mike Rome. The bell rings and here we go. Baszler immediately interrupts with the mic, speaking from the apron. She says she’s agreeing with Flair here as she’s not sure Jax has what it takes to beat Flair twice in a row, but we know Baszler does. The real question is will Jax become the champion or will she choke? Flair attacks but Jax fights her off in the corner despite the distraction by Baszler.
Jax with a cheap shot as she and Flair brawl with hands full of hair and face with the referee between them. The referee brings them together in the middle of the ring in an attempt to restore things. They argue. Flair taunts Jax and rolls to the floor as fans boo and cheer. Flair has a few words for Baszler, then turns to Jax and tells her to kiss her ass. Flair takes the title and goes to leave with it but stops to argue with Baszler. Jax grabs Flair by her hair from the ring and tries to pull her in but Flair hangs her up on the top rope.
Flair comes in and they go at it. Flair fights Jax off as Jax grabs her from behind. Flair counters a move and chop blocks Jax from behind, taking the knee out. Flair goes for the knee in the corner but Jax dodges it and stuns her with a strike. Jax takes Flair to the top for a superplex but Flair fights back and turns it into a big powerbomb. Jax powers up and kicks out. Flair stomps Jax while she’s down, focusing on the leg. Flair goes for the Figure Four but Jax slams her back into the bottom turnbuckle. Flair rolls to the floor to regroup as we go back to commercial.
Back from the break and Jax is down against the barrier at ringside. Flair climbs to the top and delivers the big moonsault to the floor, taking Jax back down for a pop. Baszler gets in front of Jax to block her from attacking. Jax goes past her and looks to powerbomb Flair in the ring but Flair slides out and rolls her for a 2 count. Jax sends her into the corner and then nails a running splash in the corner.
Jax takes Flair to the top for a superplex but Baszler distracts from the apron. Jax yells at her. The distraction allows Flair to deliver a super Natural Selection for the pin to win out of nowhere.
Winner: Charlotte Flair
– After the match, Flair raises the title in the middle of the ring as her music hits. Alexa Bliss appears on the big screen, sitting in her swing with Lilly. Bliss says now that Flair is done fighting, it’s time for fun. Bliss and Lilly invite Flair to Alexa’s Playground. Bliss says Lilly wants Flair to bring one of her shiny robes so she can try it on. Flair says they’re cute but The Queen doesn’t do cute and she’s not interested in Alexa’s mind-games, and she’s definitely not coming to the playground. Bliss says that’s too bad because Lilly has a lot of pent up energy tonight. Bliss asks if Flair has any idea what it’s like to be stuck somewhere with a maniac. Bliss says of course she does, she’s a Flair. Bliss says if Flair won’t come to them, they will come to her. The lights start flashing in the ring as a nursery rhyme starts up. The lights come back on and Bliss is standing behind Flair, Lilly in-hand. Bliss’ laugh echoes around the arena. Flair slowly turns around and sees Bliss staring at her. Flair says Bliss obviously wants something, so what is it? Bliss points at the RAW Women’s Title. Flair asks if Bliss wants a title match. She raises the title in the air as fans pop and chant “Yes!” now. Flair says fine, but this ring isn’t Bliss’ playground, it’s hers. Flair and Bliss star each other down as Flair’s music starts up. Flair makes her exit as Bliss smiles at her.
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RAW Women’s Title Match: Charlotte Flair vs. Rhea Ripley
We go back to the ring and out comes Charlotte Flair to pyro. RAW Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley is out next. Peacock cuts out for the first few minutes of the match.
The feed finally comes back up to Flair taking Ripley down from the corner. Flair delivers a Natural Selection for the pin but Flair puts her foot on the bottom rope and Ripley kicks out. Ripley counters a move and launches Flair with a big suplex. Ripley is selling a big knee injury as she struggles to get back up.
Ripley charges but Flair catches her with the backbreaker, then sends her face-first into the middle turnbuckle. Flair goes to the top turnbuckle as the feed cuts out again. Flair goes for a moonsault but lands on her feet, then hits it again as Ripley crawls out of the way. Ripley kicks out just in time. Flair continues to work on the leg now. Ripley blocks a Figure Four and rolls her for a quick 1 count. Flair with another pin attempt after an elbow strike. Flair mounts Ripley with big strikes now.
Flair keeps control and goes back to the top. Ripley jumps up and rocks her as the Peacock feed cuts out again. We finally come back on to Flair dropping Ripley and applying the Figure Four in the middle of the ring. Ripley fights but Flair tightens the hold as the referee checks on the champion. Ripley makes it to the bottom rope to break the hold.
Ripley slides out of the ring to get out of the hold, but Flair falls with her. Ripley is screaming out in pain as the referee counts. Flair approaches but Ripley yanks the top of the announce table off, smashing Flair in the face with it. The referee calls the match.
Winner by DQ: Charlotte Flair
– After the bell, Ripley stays on Flair at ringside as the referee tries to get her to stop. Ripley unloads as Flair rolls back in. Ripley follows but Flair tackles her and they keep brawling. The feed comes back to Flair getting sent face-first into the middle turnbuckle. Ripley slams Flair in the middle of the ring with the Riptide. Ripley goes to ringside to grab the RAW Women’s Title belt. Mike Rome announces Flair as the winner by disqualification, and Ripley still the champion as fans boo. Ripley raises her title at ringside as the music hits. Ripley heads up the ramp with the title as Flair talks trash from the ring. Ripley raises the title and yells back at her as the war of words continues. Ripley is all smiles as she raises the title on the stage now.
– The announcers plug Money In the Bank on July 18 from Fort Worth, Texas with fans in attendance.
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