Finn vs. Roman, Seth vs. Bray: Live Photos from Monday Night RAW in Newark, NJ

Pop Break Live: Monday Night RAW in Newark, NJ

Pop Break’s M.J. Rawls was granted photo access of the May 15 edition of WWE Monday Night RAW — Live from The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

The event featured the following (with complete results — so, yes, SPOILERS ahead):

  • RAW GM Kurt Angle announcing an Extreme Rules Fatal Five-Way to Determine the #1 contender for Brock Lesnar’s Universal Title featuring: Finn Balor, Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, Samoa Joe and Seth Rollins.
  • Kurt Angle also announced that “The Monster Among Men” Braun Strowman would be out out of action for at least six months due the “actions of Roman Reigns.” In reality Strowman has a serious elbow issue.
  • Jeff Hardy taking on Sheamus in singles action. Winner: Jeff Hardy.
  • A return match between Alicia Fox and “The Boss” Sasha Banks. Winner: Alicia Fox.
  • The Miz with Maryse and “The Lunatic Fringe” Dean Ambrose battling for the Intercontinental Title. Winner: Dean Ambrose.
  • Alexa Bliss confronting Bayley.
  • The “Titus Brand” Titus O’Neill taking on Big Cass. Winner: Big Cass.
  • Finn Balor squaring off with “The Big Dog” Roman Reigns. Winner: Roman Reigns.
  • The implosion of The Golden Truth.
  • “TJP” TJ Perkins and the Cruiserweight Champion “The King of the Cruiser Weights” Neville vs. Austin Aries and “Gentleman” Jack Gallagher in a grudge tag match. Winner: Neville and Perkins. 
  • The Main Event: “The King Slayer” Seth Rollins vs. “The Eater of Worlds” Bray Wyatt. Winner: Seth Rollins.

The Opening Segment

Jeff Hardy (with Matt Hardy) vs. Sheamus (with Cesaro)

Alicia Fox (with Noam Dar) vs. Sasha Banks

The Miz (with Maryse) vs. Dean Ambrose: Intercontinental Title Match

Alexa Bliss Calls Out Bayley

Jack Gallagher and Austin Aries vs. Neville and TJ Perkins

Finn Balor vs. Roman Reigns

Goldust and R-Truth

Titus O’Neill (with Apollo Crews) vs. Big Cass (with Enzo Amore)

Seth Rollins vs. Bray Wyatt

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