WWE Raw Recap and Results 8/19/13
Cody Rhodes defeats Damien Sandow by pinfall
Brad Maddox is shown backstage announcing a 3-on-1 Handicap match for Dolph Ziggler against The Shield. Ziggler had said he never trusted Triple H, even when he started working for the WWE.
Paul Heyman comes to the ring with a sling on his left arm and talks about CM Punk. He says that now that Brock Lesnar has taught Punk a lesson, he forgives him. He says Punk’s better with him than without him. That with him, he’ll be WWE Champion and that he’ll be a main eventer at Wrestlemania. He says he wants an apology from Punk but Punk doesn’t come out.
The Funkadactyls vs. AJ and Layla
AJ and Layla waste no time and go after The Funkadactyls. AJ starts it off and hits a Neckbreaker, then a Roundhouse Kick. Layla gets tagged in and goes after one of the dancers but gets rolled up and pinned by the other one.
The Funkadactyls defeat AJ and Layla by pinfall
The Shield vs. Dolph Ziggler
It’s a mauling. Eventually, Reigns gets tagged in but Ziggler hits a Dropkick on him, followed by a Neckbreaker and a Fame Asser. Rollins tries to Suplex Ziggler back into the ring but gets Suplexed outside instead. He looks seriously injured as he’s grabbing his left leg in pain. Ziggler sends Reigns to the corner and as he’s in mid-air, Reigns hits a Spear for the 1-2-3. After the match, The Shield hit Ziggler with a Triple Powerbomb for good measure.
The Shield defeat Dolph Ziggler by pinfall
Sin Cara vs. Alberto Del Rio
The match starts off and Del Rio quickly gets flung out of the ring by Sin Cara. Sin Cara then goes for a Suicide Dive but breaks his left wrist by doing so, ending the match. Del Rio’s so angry about it the referee has to restrain him.