It’s Monday night, and you know what that means! WWE RAW will go down tonight, and Ringside News has got you covered with live play-by-play results coverage for the November 20, 2023 episode.
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Tonight promises another exciting night of action as we are just a few days away from Survivor Series. We will find out which team gets the advantage heading into the WarGames match. We’ll also hear what Drew McIntyre has to say after he attacked Jey Uso last week on RAW.
WWE RAW Lineup (11/20/2023):
- We’ll hear from Drew McIntyre
- WarGames advantage match
- Raquel Rodriguez vs. Nia Jax
- Chad Gable vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
- Becky Lynch vs. Xia Li
WWE RAW Results (11/20/2023):
The opening package for the show airs.
Drew McIntyre is in the ring. He says the fans will listen to what he has to say. He says people are upset about last week. He says he has been called a coward and a backstabber. He says he doesn’t have to explain himself to his fans.
Drew says he gave Jey something he never got. He says looked him in the eye before he attacked him. He says Jey never apologized to him or anyone for what he did when he was part of the Bloodline. Drew says Cody Rhodes brought Jey to RAW. He says he isn’t over it as Jey cost him the biggest moment of his life in front of his family.
Drew says he has sacrificed everything for his family and Jey took everything away from him. Drew says he has been the same guy for so many years. He says he has not joined the Judgment Day but he will be on their team at WarGames because Rhea Ripley gave him the chance to face Jey in a cage.
Jey Uso’s theme song plays and he comes out. Jey says Drew needs to let it go. He says no more talking and approaches the ring. Judgment Day also show up at ringside. Seth Rollins’ music plays and he comes out. Sami Zayn’s music plays next and he walks out too. Cody Rhodes’ theme song plays next and he joins them and they walk to the ring.
Adam Pearce gets in the ring and says they are not doing this tonight. He says no one is fighting ahead of the advantage match. He says whoever throws a punch before then will cost their team the advantage. Pearce says Cody’s team needs to find a final team member before tonight. He says he needs to know which member from each team will face each other tonight one-on-one. Drew walks out of the ring. Judgment Day also back off.
Raquel Rodriguez vs. Nia Jax
Nia Jax’s music plays and she comes down to the ring.
Judgment Day are backstage. Damian Priest tells Rhea she should’ve informed them about Drew joining their team. She agrees and says they should’ve discussed it together. Priest asks where is Drew. Rhea says he will be here. Priest says he should compete tonight but Rhea tells him Drew should be here to discuss it together.
Raquel Rodriguez’s music plays and she comes out to the ring.
The match begins and Raquel attacks Nia in the corner. Nia slams Raquel to the mat. Raquel shoves Nia out of the ring. Raquel with a crossbody on Jax. Nia sends Raquel into the barricade. Nia drives her into the post.
Nia with a headbutt to Raquel. She goes to work on Raquel. Raquel slams Nia. Nia headbutts her. Raquel comes back with a hurricanrana and she follows it with the big boot. She hits the corkscrew spinning elbow. Raquel tries to pick her but Nia escapes and attack her from behind. Nia with a senton. Nia climbs the second rope but Raquel stops. She tries to powerbomb her but collapses. Jax hits the annihilator for the win.
Winner: Nia Jax
A video package plays showing Xia Li training for her match with Becky Lynch.
Judgment Day are backstage. Damian asks for Drew who just walks in. Drew says instead of Priest, he could be in the advantage match. He says he doesn’t like them but he despises Jey Uso. Damian says he doesn’t like Drew. Priest agrees for Drew to compete in the WarGames advantage match. Drew leaves and Priest says he better get them the advantage.
Becky Lynch vs. Xia Li
Becky Lynch’s music plays and she walks to the ring.
Cody Rhodes i backstage with his team. Rollins wants to face Drew. Jey says he wants to face Drew. Rollins says Drew wants to take Jey out. Jey says Drew has been on his back and he wants to face him. Sami asks about the final member. Cody says he has an old friend he can call who may come through for them.
Xia Li’s theme song plays and she walks to the ring.
The match begins and Xia knocks down Lynch. Lynch comes back and knocks down Xia. She sends her out of the ring. Lynch dives onto Li. Lynch bounces Xia’s face off the apron. Xia comes back with a kick knocking Lynch off the apron.
Both women exchange strikes. Lynch knocks down Xia. She attacks Xia in the corner and follows it with the Becksploder. Cover! 1…..2….kick out. Xia Li comes back with a kick to Lynch. Lynch fights back and locks in the disarm her. Xia gets out of it. Xia dops Lynch. Cover! 1……2……kick out.
Xia climbs the top rope but is stopped. Lynch hits a superplex. Cover! 1…..2….kick out. Lynch goes for the Manhandle slam but Xia counters and kicks her in the face sending Lynch out of the ring.
Xia goes for another spinning kick but Lynch ducks and sends Xia into the post. Both women get back into the ring. Both women exchange strikes. Xia goes for a spinning kick and misses. Lynch hits the Manhandle slam for the win.
Winner: Becky Lynch
Damage CTRL make their way through the crowd but Charlotte Flair, Shotzi, and Bianca Belair attack them from behind and a brawl breaks out. Security officials come out to separate them.
Kaiser is walking backstage and Vinci joins him. Kaiser says nothing is alright. He says he doesn’t appreciate him interfering in his match. Vinci is going to do what Gunther says. Kaiser asks him to stay backstage and he will take care of Johnny Gargano.
Johnny Gargano vs. Ludwig Kaiser
Johnny Gargano is in the ring. Ludwig Kaiser’s music plays and he walks to the ring.
The match begins and Kaiser knocks down Gargano. Kaiser kicks Gargano. Gargano comes back with a hurricanrana. Kaiser knocks down Gargano. He attacks Gargano in the corner. Kaiser sets him up on the top rope but Gargano comes back with a hurricanrana sending Kaiser out of the ring.
Gargano goes for the suicide dive but Kaiser catches him. Kaiser follows it with an uppercut.
Gargano goes for one final beat but Kaiser catches him with a right hand. Gargano comes back with a slingshot spear. Kaiser rolls out of the ring and Gargano hits the suicide dive. He sends Kaiser into the ring and goes for one final beat but Kaiser stops him.
Gargano with a kick to the head. He hits the tornado flatliner on Kaiser. Cover! 1….2….kick out. Gargano sets up Kaiser on the top rope but he escapes and hits a clothesline. Cover! 1…..2….kick out.
Kaiser plants Gargano on the mat. Kaiser with the Death Valley driver. He follows it with a kick. Giovanni Vinci comes to ringside and Kaiser argues with him. Gargano hits the one final beat for the win.
Winner: Johnny Gargano
A video of Chelsea Green and Niven play showing Green complaining as usual. Tegan and Natalya ask for a tag title match. Katana and Kayden Carter ask for an opportunity at the tag titles. Candice LeRae and Indi Hart also ask for a chance. Maxxine also walks in and she is given a title opportunity as Pearce announces a fatal four-way match. Green says she is going to complain to Nick Aldis and walks away.
Rhea Ripley and Dominik walk into their clubhouse and see Shayna Baszler and Zoey Stark sitting there. Shayna says she has seen enough. Zoey says Rhea should be focused on her. She says the women’s title stuck out to her. Stark says the title is coming home to her at Survivor Series. Rhea says Zoey will get her beating at Survivor Series. Zoey says that is how she likes it and walks away.
Candice LeRae & Indi Hartwell vs. Kayden Carter & Katana Chance vs. Maxxine & Ivy Nile vs. Tegan Nox and Natalya
Tegan knocks down Nile and tags out. Maxxine tags in and rolls up Natalya but can’t get the win. Nile tags but Natalya hits the side Russian leg sweep. Indi tags in and bodyslams Nile.
Candice tags in and goes to work on Nile. Kayden Carter tags in and knocks down Candice. Chance tags in hits the splash on Candice. She hits the cannonball in the corner. Chance and Carter send Tegan and Natalya out of the ring. Carter dives onto them. Maxxine hits a crossbody on everyone.
Natalya tags in and hits the neckbreaker. Natalya hits the Michinoku driver. Cover! 1…..2…..kick out. Natalya sets Chance on the top rope. Ivy Nile comes in and powerbombs Tegan and Natalya. Chance kicks Nile. Chance his the splash on Nox and Natalya. Cover! 1….2…other teams break it up.
Nile with an enzuigiri. Tegan headbutts Nile. Carter with a kick to Tegan. Candice hits her with a dropkick. Chance knocks her down. Natalya locks in the sharpshooter. Nile breaks it up and tags in Maxxine. Maxxine with multiple bodyslams to Tegan. She hits the caterpillar and then suplexes her. Cover! 1….2…..kick out. She attacks Tegan in the corner and tags out. Nile attacks Tegan in the corner and tags out.
They hit the double suplex. They climb the top rope. Maxxine hits the crossbody but Tegan rolls through and pins her.
Winner: Tegan Nox & Natalya
Gunther is walking backstage and he runs into his stablemates arguing. He asks Kaiser to explain himself. Kaiser says he would’ve beaten Gargano if not for Vinci. Gunther says Kaiser never listens. He says Kaiser never listens and he applauds Vinci. He then asks them to sort this out and walks away.
The Miz’s music plays and he comes to the ring.
New Day are arguing backstage and Pearce walks in. Woods says all the tag teams should get a tag title match. Pearce says all teams can compete in a tag team turmoil next week.
Pearce then runs into Nick Aldis. Pearce says they need to have a conversation.
The Miz is in the ring. He says he wants to talk about respect for everyone in the locker room. He says Gunther has a lack of respect for everything he has done. Gunther’s theme song plays and he comes down to the ring.
Gunther says he has zero respect for Miz. He says the ring is for fighting but Miz is just an entertainer. Miz says he is a proud entertainer just like the superstars he grew up watching. He says he worked hard to hold the same title that they held. Gunther says he is amused. Miz says he has been to the top of the mountain and has gotten knocked down but he has been able to adapt and change. He says he will do whatever it takes to win. He says Gunther hasn’t been to the bottom and only then he will know if Gunther deserves his respect.
The Miz says he will beat respect into Gunther and become a nine-time Intercontinental Champion. Gunther says everybody in the arena thinks he is going to face The Miz. But he is really facing some little weirdo who got bullied in high school. He says when he graduated high school, he became a WWE Superstar and his heroes bullied him because he doesn’t belong in this sport. Gunther says Miz doesn’t belong in his ring but he belongs in the audience.
Gunther says Miz hasn’t been bullied enough and he shoves him. He does it again and asks him to defend himself. The Miz attacks Gunther but he knocks him down with a big boot. Miz low blows Gunther. He hits the skull-crushing finale on Gunther.
Jey Uso is backstage and Rollins walks into thim and says they have to get the advantage. He says Jey knows what it takes to win at WarGames. He asks Jey to get them the advantage. Jey says he’s got this. Rollins walks away.
Chad Gable vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
Shinsuke Nakamura’s music plays and he comes down to the ring.
Ivar says he has been disrespected and says the earth will shake as he challenges Bronson Reed to a match.
Alpha Academy’s music plays and they come out to the ring.
The match begins and Gable takes down Nakamura and goes to work on him. Nakamura recovers and knocks down Gable. He attacks him in the corner. Gable with the dragon screw on Nakamura. Gable launches Nakamura over the top rope. He dives onto Nakamura.
Nakamura with the knees to the midsection. Nakamura goes to work on Gable. Gable returns with a neckbreaker. Nakamura comes back with a sliding German suplex. Nakamura with a knee off the second rope. Cover! 1……2…..kick out. Gable comes back and slams Nakamura. He climbs the top rope and hits the diving headbutt. Cover! 1…..2…..kick out.
Gable hits the chaos theory. Cover! 1…..2…..kick out. Gable hits the full nelson suplex. He then goes for the moonsault but Nakamura gets his knees up. He goes for the Kinshasa but Gable locks him in the ankle lock. Nakamura pushes Gable into the turnbuckle and rolls him up for the win.
Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura
Drew McIntyre comes face-to-face with Priest. He asks them not to interfere and Priest says he wasn’t offering. Rhea asks him to get the advantage.
Drew McIntyre vs. Jey Uso
Drew McIntyre’s music plays and he walks to the ring.
Reed is backstage and says he didn’t back away last week. He says Ivar is not a true warrior. He accepts his challenge and says Ivar won’t survive him.
Sami Zayn and Rollins hype up Jey Uso. Cody asks if they had any luck with the fifth member. Cody says they are in business.
Drew McIntyre is in the ring. Jey Uso’s music hits and he walks to the ring.
The match begins and both men exchange strikes. McIntyre with a vicious kick to Jey. He attacks him on the mat. Drew knocks down Jey with a back elbow. Jey sends Drew out of the ring and hits a suicide dive. Jey sends Drew into the post.
Jey hits a crossbody off the top rope. Cover! 1…..2….kick out. Jey goes for a suicide dive but McIntyre catches him with a right hand. Drew drives him into the barricade. Jey with an enzuigiri. Drew hits the Glasgow kiss sending Jey crashing to the floor. Drew throws Jey over the announcer’s desk.
Drew is sent into the post. Jey hits the Samoan drop. Cover! 1….2….kick out. Drew returns with a neckbreaker. Drew goes for the Claymore but Jey hits the superkick. Cover! 1….2….kick out. Jey climbs the top but is stopped by McIntyre. Drew with the future shock DDT for the win.
Winner: Drew McIntyre
Rhea Ripley comes down to the ring. Drew attacks Jey. He sends him outside and goes for a powerbomb but Jey fights back. Judgment Day comes out and attacks Jey. Cody’s music plays and he comes out with his team and brawls with Judgment Day. They attack Judgment Day with steel chairs.
Cody says he is glad Judgment Day have got the advantage. He says he found their fifth member and it’s someone he has a legacy with. He says they have the Apex Predator with them. The fans chant for Randy Orton and Cody says they are right.
This ends our live coverage of WWE RAW!