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Full WWE RAW Results - 8/12/02
» On Monday, August 12, 2002 at 11:09 PM EST Full WWE RAW Results - 8/12/02
LIVE From: Seattle, Washington
Commentators: Jim Ross & Jerry "The King" Lawler
Report by: Paul Nemer of WrestleView.com
Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman were shown in the crowd coming down to their seats, because they purchased RAW tickets. Lesnar was wearing a red Hulkamania shirt.
Eric Bischoff is shown telling security backstage that if Paul Heyman or Brock Lesnar do anything, to throw them out right away. He said, even if they have tickets they shouldn't be allowed here, it's his show.
Opening Segment HHH/Rock/Lesnar
Triple H came down to the ring. Mixed reaction really. HHH said that people told him how upset they were for attacking his best friend Shawn Michaels. He wants to set the record straight, him and Shawn were never best friends. He used HBK to get to the top, and just like Shawn used him to stay at the top. HHH said that this is just a game, a business, and the fact is, he is a better business man than Shawn Michaels. He said that he won more world titles than Shawn, he sold out more arenas, and he is better than Shawn Michaels was, even in his prime. He said that the fans made him sick with the chants "Triple H", he said he hates that. He blames the fans on his loss against Hogan. He said that the fans used Triple H. he said the more he gave to the fans, the more he got weaker. HHH says that it all stops today.
Triple H then says that he is going to SummerSlam, not to beat Shawn, but to end his career. HHH says that after SummerSlam, Shawn will put his kid in his lap while he is in a wheel chair, and tell his son that Triple H is a real man. Then, the Rock's music hits and he comes out.
"Finally, The Rock has come back to Seattle", Rock says. The Rock starts walking down the ramp. The Rock says that Brock Lesnar wants to play mind games with the Rock? Rock said that Brock was so smart and bought a ticket, we he also bought a ticket for a Big Brahama Bull ass whoopin' tonight!
HHH cuts the Rock and says, "Who the hell do you think you are?" The Rock says "The Rock is the guy that will get in the ring and whoop your ass." "The Rock is something your not, the Undisputed champion, so shut up bitch." HHH cuts him off again, and HHH says that if he walks in the ring, he will be the guy to get his ass kicked. Crowd started to chant "ASSHOLE". Rock enters the ring, and says "Do you want to go?" HHH says "I would love to go!" They start fighting. Right hands by Rock, followed by a clothesline. Brock Lesnar gets up on the apron, Rock gets distracted in a way, and attacks Brock, then HHH hit Rock from behind and delivers the pedigree. Security comes and kicks Lesnar and Heyman out of the building.
Rock is arguing with Bischoff backstage over Brock Lesnar. Bischoff says that they've been kicked out of the building. Rock wants a match with HHH tonight. Bischoff didn't really want to do the match. Rock argued more. Bischoff told him that he'll think about it.
Inter Gender Tag Team Match
Spike & Trish Stratus vs Molly Holly & Chris Nowinski
Trish Stratus came in the ring, and told Howard Finkel that she has something for him. She slapped him and told him that it was for Lilian.
Spike starts off with Chris. Chris kicks him and then body slams him. Back suplex by Chris. Molly gets the tag, and covers Spike, 1,2 but he kicked out. Spike gets up, hits Chris off the apron and tags Trish. Trish delivers a few chops to the chest of Molly. Molly sent Trish to the ropes, and Chris delivered the boot to the face. Chris gets the tag. He slams Trish. Trish fights back and delivers a bulldog. Spike gets the tag. Chris catches Spike in mid air and puts him on the top rope. Spike pushes him off and jumps on him. Molly gets involved, and Spike pushes Molly to Trish and Trish takes care of her on the outside. In the ring, Chris does some kind of slam and gets the win.
Winners: Molly Holly and Chris Nowinski
Eric Bischoff is shown walking backstage. Goldust stops him to talk to him. He says that is Booker T wins tonight against Lance Storm, he wants a shot at the tag team titles. Bischoff agrees. The mini-Dust is shown humping Eric Bischoff's leg, and Bischoff yells at him.
Howard Finkel introduces himself to the crowd. Saying he's the best announcer..etc. Then he issues an apology to his friend and co-worker Lilian Garcia. He is sorry for her not getting what was coming to her a lot sooner. Pyros go off and a small Kane promo is shown. Howard was scared to death. (Meaning that Kane will soon come to RAW)
Bischoff makes a match between RVD and Chris Benoit for SummerSlam for the Intercontinental title. Matt and Jeff Hardy were waiting their turn to talk to Bischoff and they finally do. Matt says why does RVD get a title shot, he lost the belt. He wants the title shot. Bischoff tells him that RVD is guaranteed a shot. Matt says what about he gets a shot at the guaranteed shot, meaning him vs RVD, winner gets the IC title shot against Chris Benoit at SummerSlam. Bischoff says "Why not your brother Jeff?" matt says "Well I asked first!" Bischoff says he will flip a coin, if it's heads Jeff will get the shot, and if it's tails, Matt will get the shot. He flips, and it's head, meaning Jeff will face RVD tonight, and the winner will face Chris Benoit at SummerSlam.
Lance Storm (w/Christian) vs Booker T (w/Goldust & Mini-Dust)
Lance Storm takes off his shirt and throws it at Booker T. They lock up, and Booker T twists Storm's arm. Then the hold was let go. They lock up again, and Storm pressures Booker T to the corner and throws a few shots at him. Booker fights back. Body slam on Storm. Booker T goes for the scissors kick, but missed and lands on the ropes. Storm delivers a couple of chops to the chest of Booker T. Sleeper hold by Storm, then lets go. Storm puts Booker in the corner, then Booker T reverses it and puts Storm in the corner and beats on him. Them, Booker T rolled Storm up, 1,2 but Storm kicked out. Storm fought back and delivered a suplex, 1,2 but Booker T kicked out. Storm sends Booker T to the ropes, Booker T flies back with a clothesline. Booker drops Storm face first. Booker T does the spinaroonie. Booker was going for the scissors kick, but Christian grabs his foot. Goldust nails Christian. Booker T does the scissors kick and gets the win.
After the match, Test comes to help out. Then, The Undertaker came out and pounded on Test. Then, they ran away from the Undertaker. Mini-Dust tried jumping over the rail to go in the crowd to follow whoever was chasing whoever, and he couldn't because he was too short. So he went on the steel steps and jumped, but he hurt himself, then he got back up and was mad that he couldn't get over the security rail.
Winner: Booker T
Eric Bischoff is in the ring talking to Mini-Dust. Bischoff says that tonight, the main event will be an 8-man tag. The Un-Americans and Triple H against Booker T, Goldust, the Undertaker and The Rock. That's why RAW is a superior product. Eric Bischoff gives the people what they want. He says that the people want Mini-Dust. Eric Bischoff asks him to entertain the crowd. He does a cartwheel. Then he asks for a spinaroonie. Mini-Dust does it. Then, the Island Boyz came and they attacked Mini-Dust and they just beat the hell out of him.
Eric Bischoff then introduces the newest member of RAW, Stacy Keibler. She comes out, then she strips down to her panties and starts dancing. Then she goes on the announcing table and resumes her dancing.
Paramedics are shown putting Mini-Dust on a stretcher.
Chris Jericho & Big Show vs Ric Flair & Bubba Ray Dudley
Flair starts off against Jericho. Flair trips Jericho, then takes him down. They lock up, Jericho pressures him into the corner. Jericho delivers a few chops to the chest of Flair. Back body drop by Jericho. Jericho goes for the elbow, but misses. Bubba gets the tag. Bubba clotheslines Jericho. He has Jericho in the corner, whips him into the other turnbuckle. The, Show gets the tag, and crushes Bubba in the corner. Show whips him into the other turnbuckle. Flair made a blind tag. He goes on the top rope, but Jericho caught up to him and held him, while Show got there in time and gorilla plexed him off the top rope. Show suplexes Flair. Jericho gets the tag. Show holds Flair, while Jericho takes shots. Elbow drop by Jericho. Jericho chokes Flair on the ropes. Jericho runs and jumps, but Flair got out of the way and Jericho lands hard on the ropes. Bubba gets the tag. Show accidently clotheslines Jericho, then Bubba knocks Show off the apron. Sidewalk slam by Bubba on Jericho, 1,2, but the count was broken. All four men are fighting now. Show gets sent to the outside. Bubba delivers a few shots on Jericho, and knocks him down. Bubba tells himself to get the tables. Show grabs Bubba and chockeslams him with one arm. Jericho goes for the lionsault, but Bubba got his knees up. Show and Flair are fighting on the outside. In the ring, Bubba was going for the Bubba bomb, but Jericho low blowed him and did the Walls of Jericho, and got the win.
After the match, Flair and Jericho got it on, then Flair pulls down Jericho's pants, and does the figure four on him, and leaves.
Winners: Chris Jericho & Big Show
Coach gets a word with Jericho. Jericho says that Ric Flair thinks it's funny to pull down his pants? Jericho says that Flair thinks he's the greatest of all time? Jericho says that next week, his band Fozzy will play on RAW. Then Jericho challenges Ric Flair for SummerSlam.
A Shawn Michaels video clip was shown.
WWE Hardcore Championship
Tommy Dreamer vs Steven Richards
Dreamer had a kendo stick, and Richards had a chair. They started swinging and stuff. Then Dreamer hits Richards with the kendo stick. Neck breaker by Dreamer. Dreamer grabs the chair, was about to hit Richards, but Richards quickly grabbed the kendo stick and beat him with it. Richards rams Dreamer's knee into the steel chair and he stomps his knee. Richards took the kendo stick and wacked Dreamer on the leg. Dreamer fights back with a few right hands. Spine buster, 1,2 but Richards kicked out. Superkick by Richards. Richards took the chair and threw it on Dreamer. Dreamer did fight back and hung Richards up side down on the turnbuckle. He nailed him with the chair. Richards somehow does the DDT, 1,2 but Dreamer kicked out. Dreamer took the steel chair and nailed Richards across the face for the 1,2,3.
Winner: Still WWE Hardcore champion, Tommy Dreamer
They showed video clips of WWE's Global Warning Tour from Melbourne, Australia.
Jeff Hardy vs Rob Van Dam
Jeff takes the early advantage. Then, RVD counters on a move and delivers a sling shot. Match goes back and forth. Match goes to the outside. Jeff is on the security rails about to jump, but RVD trips him. RVD goes on the apron and does a spinning kick on Jeff, who was laying on the security rail. Match goes back in the ring. RVD goes on the top rope and drop kicks Jeff. Rolling thunder,1,2 but Jeff kicked out. RVD applies the head scissors, but Jeff manages to escape the hold. Both men exchange punches. Devastating DDT by Jeff. Jeff goes on the top rope, then RVD gets up and kicks him. RVD goes up on the third rope, Jeff shoves him down and RVD lands on the referee. Jeff goes for the swanton bomb, but misses. Matt Hardy comes down and does the twist of fate on his brother, Jeff. RVD hits the 5 star and gets the win.
Winner: Rob Van Dam
Terri talks to the Un-Americans. Terri asks Lance and Christian about their tag team title match at SummerSlam against Booker T and Goldust. Christian says that they are looking forward to it. Test tells Terri to shut up. Test said that he got a match with the Undertaker at SummerSlam.
Eric Bischoff and yells at Kevin Dunn in the production truck for airing a Smackdown promo. Kevin tells him that it wasn't from them, it was a part of the commercials. The network aired those not him. Bischoff was very upset.
8-man Tag Team Match
Un-Americans & HHH vs Undertaker, Goldust, Booker T & Rock
Christian starts off against Goldust. Goldust starts beating on Christian. Christian fights back, and tags Storm. Booker T gets the tag. Booker T delivers a few chops to the chest. Side kick by Booker, and down goes Storm, 1,2 but Storm kicked out. Rock gets the tag. Rock throws Storm to the outside. Rock gets distracted with HHH, then Storm attacks Rock from behind. Rock fought back and delivered a DDT. Rock throws HHH in the ring and was about to beat him, but he was attacked. HHH gets legally tagged in and goes after Rock. Rock fights back with punches. HHH fought back too, and tagged Christian. Belly to belly overhead suplex by Rock on Christian. Booker T gets the tag. Christian chokes him in the corner. Storm gets the tag. Storm beats on Booker T. Booker T fights back, Booker knocks Christian off the apron. Test gets the tag and stomps on Booker T in the corner. Test covers, 1,2 but Goldust makes the save. HHH gets the tag. HHH chokes Booker T. Vertical suplex by HHH, 1,2 but Undertaker breaks up the count. Christian get sthe tag back and applies a sleeper hold on Booker T. Booker T elbows Christian, and fights his way back up. Christian fought back to with a drop kick. Test gets the tag and puts the sleeper on Booker T. Booker T once again, fights his way back up. But Test is still in control. HHH gets the tag. HHH puts the sleeper on Booker T. Face buster by HHH. Scissors kick by Booker T. Both men are down. Booker T finally makes the tag, and Taker comes in and cleans house. Undertaker takes on everybody. Taker was going for the double chokeslam, but HHH hits him. All eight men are fighting at the same time now. Taker was going to chokeslam Test, but HHH does the low blow. HHH clotheslines Booker to the outside. HHH was going for the pedigree on Taker, but Rock comes in and sends him to the outside. Rock Bottom on Test, 1,2 but HHH pulls the Rock away. Undertaker is going for the last ride, but Test comes in and delivers the boot to the face of the Undertaker, while the Undertaker had Christian up for the last ride. Test covers the Undertaker for the 1,2,3.
Winners: The Un-Americans and Triple H