The October 14th, 2019 episode of WWE RAW aired live from the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO. Here are 5 takeaways from the show:
5Becky Lynch Earned RAW The First Pick Tonight
RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch boasted about being the first pick in the draft. Lynch added that she was expecting to beat up Sasha tonight but Banks cannot make it because of the last beating she gave her. Flair interrupted and stated that she didn’t even want to fight Becky tonight and just wanted to be friends again. Charlotte claimed that she missed Becky and just wants to be her friend. Flair then hit Lynch with a cheap shot and the two superstars brawled in the middle of the ring before WWE officials separated them.
Charlotte Flair then faced Becky Lynch to determine which brand gets the first pick during tonight’s show. Flair took control of the match early and slammed Becky to the canvas. Charlotte then bounced Becky’s face off the canvas several times before applying a submission hold in the middle of the ring.
Flair sent Becky to the corner and hit her with a few chops before smacking her in the face. Lynch battled back and sent Flair tot he outside. Becky followed her out there and wound up getting slammed face-first into the ring post as RAW went to a commercial break.
When RAW returned, Becky was in control and hit Charlotte with a Clothesline. Becky followed it up with a Dropkick off the top rope for a near fall. Flair battled back and locked in a Boston Crab in the middle of the ring. Becky escaped and booted Flair out of the ring.
Back in the ring, Becky went for a flying forearm but Flair got out of the way. Charlotte then hit Natural Selection and went for the cover but The Man kicked out at two. Flair leveled Lynch with a big boot and went for the cover but Lynch was able to kick out at two. Becky hit a Reverse DDT and followed it up with a Leg Drop off the middle rope for a two count.
Charlotte battled back with a Spear but Lynch was able to kick out once again. Becky quickly rolled up Flair for the victory and RAW will get the first selection tonight in the WWE Draft.