WWE Monday Night Raw results (July 25, 2016): Finn Balor earns shot at WWE Universal Title
Monday night Raw was headlined by two fatal four-way matches.
New Delhi: The first episode of the 'new era' kicked off with Commissioner Stephanie McMahon and General Manager Mick Foley's entry.
The duo called out the entire Raw roster in the middle and made a series of key announcements.
Monday night Raw was headlined by two fatal four-way matches. The winners of which would collide for a shot at the WWE Universal Title against Seth Rollins at SummerSlam.
WWE Raw Results (July 25, 2016)
1. Finn Balor beat Kevin Owens, Rusev and Cesao. On his main roster debut, Balor pinned Rusev after a Coup de Grace.
— WWE (@WWE) July 26, 2016
2. Nia Jax won against Britt Baker. The debutant won the contest with a leg drop.
3. Roman Reigns emerged victorious against Sami Zayn, Sheamus and Chris Jericho. Reigns pinned Jericho after a spear. Reigns moves on to face Balor in the main event.
The New Day were out to celebrate their 337-day reign as WWE Tag Team Champions. Unfortunately, Gallows and Anderson had other ideas and attacked The New Day.
4. Neville beat Curtis Axel with a Red Arrow.
5. WWE Women’s Championship Match: Sasha Banks beat Charlotte (c) to become the new WWE Women’s Champion.
6. Braun Strowman defeated a jobber. New look Strowman killed the tie with a reverse chokeslam.
7. Enzo Amore and Big Cass beat the Shining Stars. Cass earned the win with a big boot to get the pin.
8. Fans witnessed a huge upset in the main event as Finn Balor stunned Roman Reigns. He will now face Seth Rollins at WWE SummerSlam for the WWE Universal Title.
.... Worth the wait? #Real
— Finn Bálor (@wwebalor) July 26, 2016
This is how Rollins reacted to his match-up against Balor.
— Seth Rollins (@WWERollins) July 26, 2016