WWE Raw Results & Winners (November 27, 2023): CM Punk & Randy Orton returns to Monday Night Raw
Randy Orton wants The Bloodline, Cody got misted by Nakamura, Seth Rollins’ next opponent, CM Punk in live microphone, Orton defeats Dominik, and much more!
The November 27, 2023 episode of Monday Night Raw is officially over and a lot happened on the show. The complete show felt like a premium live event kind of a show and is filled some of the exciting matches and segments. Get to know what happened on this week’s episode of Raw as we came up with the complete summary of what happened throughout the show, with results and ratings.
WWE Raw Summary
The Red brand finally got an update on its opening theme, as they came out with a completely new opening theme song with updated graphics and video package. Which looks cool!
Randy Orton returns to Raw
Randy Orton kicked-off the Monday Night Raw! He had a great reception from the WWE Universe from Nashville, Tennessee. Orton said that he missed being in the ring in front of all and got there at Survivor Series to do the one thing that never done one thing in his life that was entering the War Games, and Cody made that happen. Orton said that he not only came for that, but also to finish an un-finished business with The Bloodline. He wanted every member of The Bloodline.
Rhea Ripley interrupted Randy Orton and confronted him. Mami! welcomed Orton back to Raw. She said that Orton is looking more dangerous than ever. But for what she came through was to claim that the Bloodline has fallen and The Judgment Day took over the spot. Rhea says that The Judgment Day now runs WWE, as everyone has the gold on their waist. She also said that they would have yet another World Champion on their crew if Orton wasn’t appeared at Survivor Series, as Damien Priest would have cashed it in.
Rhea warns Orton to not cross their line. Well Orton says “Daddy’s back!”. Orton accepts that there are some changes in the company, but one thing could not be changed is that “no one says Orton what to do”. Rhea warns him as McDonagh and Dominik Mysterio attacked him from behind. Orton RKO’s McDonagh and challenges Dominik for a one-on-one match tonight.
#1 Contenders Tag Team Turmoil Match
Alpha Academy vs #DIY
Tozawa & Ciampa square-off and both exchange hands. #DIY takes advantage of the match, as Gargano tags in and both of them work as a team amd deliver a clothesline on Tozawa. Gargano hit a cross body on Tozawa. Otis got tagged in and the momentum completely changed. Otis took both down, with extreme athleticism and Tozawa tags in. Otis and Tozawa delivered a Caterpillar, and when Tozawa looks for a senton, #DIY took Alpha Academy down and hit Meeting in the Middle to eliminate Alpha Academy.
#DIY vs Indus Sher
Indus Sher enters the match next and the match began even before they enter the ring as Ciampa and Gargano went to attack them. Indus Sher had a brief domination with a cross body clash and a big boot. But Gargano rolled down Veer Mahan to eliminate them.
#DIY vs The Creed Brothers
Creed Brothers entered the match, and tried to take down them, but #DIY fightback. Gargano kicked Julius down and hit a middle rope spear on Brutus. As #DIY tries to finish the things off with the Meet in the middle. Creed brothers countered there moves and delivered a Fairytale ending kind of a move on Ciampa and hit their finishing move on Gargano to eliminate #DIY.
The Creed Brothers vs The New Day
New Day entered the match, Woods and Julius continued the matc, as New Day seems fresh they controlled the match. However Creed Brothers fight back as Julius threw Kofi down, tags Brutus in took Woods down and both delivered a standing moonsault and senton. Woods kicks them and delivered a DDT on Brutus and tags Kofi in. Kofi hit a cross body and Julius converted it into a fall away slam. Brutus took Kofi out and Creed Brothers delivered their finishing move on Woods to advance.
The Creed Brothers vs Imperium
Imperium entered the match and took control of them. Both attacked Creed Brothers, wasting no time. Kaiser and Vinci work as one, despite the issues between them. Imperium dominates the Creed Brothers not giving any space. As Julius Creed tags in, he changed the complete aura of the match, as the single handedly took both Kaiser and Vinci town with series of suplex. He’s fired-up and looks to finish things off. Kaiser and Vinci countered it and they look for the win, but The Creed Brothers countered back, and hit a Brutus Ball for the win. They are now the new #1 Contenders for the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championship.
Winner: The Creed Brothers Ratings: 4.5/5
Cody Rhodes Announcement
Cody Rhodes started in his signature style intro “So, what do you wanna talk about?” & then went on to thank his War Games team mates. Cody says Orton is the mentor of him and he made him finish the match that his father created. Cody Rhodes addresses CM Punk’s return to WWE. Cody Rhodes announces that his only destination is to win the gold and he confirms his participation in the Royal Rumble match.
Lights went out, Shinsuke Nakamura appeared on the television, delivered a promo promising of giving chaos to his career. Well, that was taped, as Nakamura stood back of him and misted him on the face. Cody is blindsided and the refereed asked Nakamura to leave the ring.
Bronson Reed vs Ivar
The heavyweight clash began with exchange of clothesline. Reed took Ivar down and delivered an elbow drop. Ivar soon gains control with a spin kick and a crossbody splash.
Ivar is still in control of the match with vulnerable back of the elbow strikes. Reed kicks him on the face, but Ivar hit a powerslam. Ivar looks for a Doom-sault, but Reed rolls away. Reed climbs the top rope for Tsunami, but Valhalla distracts him.
She is sent to backstage by the ref. Ivar and Reed took the fight outside the ring and shoot brutal shots on each other and the match ended in a double count out. Reed sent Ivar through the Barricade and Ivar shit a chair shot to the back. They fight through the audience side, and the officials couldn’t able to separate them. But some how got isolated and moved back screen.
Result: Double Count out Ratings: 3.5/5
Backstage: R-Truth & The Judgment Day
R Truth is on The Judgment Day’s couch eating sugar snack spilling it all over the couch. He asks that he came to find the fifth member of Team Judgment Day for War Games. He asks if they won it or not? Priest is trying to forget it and he remembers it again. Priest said that they lost it. Truth said that Randy Orton is coming to War Games. Truth walked away.
Nia Jax vs Zoey Stark
Zoey starks wasted no time as she took Nia Jax right away sending her out by dominating the initial part of the match. During the commercial, Nia Jax took control of the match. She assaults Zoey Stark by putting her down. Zoey turning things off as she uses every small mistake of Nia to gain a big momentum.
Nia hit her shoulder on the ring post and Zoey hit a springboard senton. As Jax tried for Annihilator, she kicks her leg down and breaking the bridge. Jax soon gains control with a Samoan back drop and senton. She drags Zoey and delivered Annihilator for the win.
Winner: Nia Jax Ratings: 3.5/5
Seth “Freakin” Rollins
CM Punk chants from the WWE Universe, Seth asks for more! He doesn’t want to spend not even a minute about Punk, who doesn’t even matter for him. He came to talk about the World Heavyweight Championship. He says that he is not good after War Games, but he is getting the itch to be the fighting champion. He says that he met Adam Pearce this afternoon. But before he complete his sentence, Drew McIntyre interrupted him.
McIntyre shook hands with Rollins for their victory at WarGames. He says that Judgment Day promised him to have Jey on his platter, but lost the match for him. However he puts Jey back and came to focus on what actually matters, that’s the World Heavyweight Championship. Rollins said that he got that already at Crown Jewel and lost it, which he has no one to blame off.
McIntyre says that he wanted a rematch and Rollins do agree to his point, but he will be defending the title against other one next week. Drew asks who are they, Rollins said that is Jey Uso. Drew head butt Seth and delivered a spine burster on him. Jey Uso came to save Seth. Jey super kicked Drew and Seth joins him and they hit superkicks to send Drew out.
Backstage: Sami Zayn met Drew McIntyre
Sami Zayn met Drew McIntyre and asks why he is doing that. He says that he’s not the only one who is going through failures and so does he. Sami says that Drew was already been a World Champion, but is now behaving totally different. Drew took Zayn’s advice and look to work on himself. So he challenges Sami Zayn for a match next week.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Match
Natalya and Green square off and both take down each other. Natalya looks to finish off too soon, but Green escapes and tagged Niven in. Niven couldn’t able to gain momentum as Nox and Natalya worked as a unit and took Niven down.
During the commercial, the champs took Natalya under their control. Green took Natalya to the top rope, but Natalya turned it into a powerbomb. Nox got tagged in and she is fired up. Tegan took both down with some tough shots.
Piper Niven saved Green and had a blind sided tag. Nox was not aware of the tag and Piper Niven took them down with a senton and cross body splash and won the match. Piper Niven and Chelsea Green retain their tag team gold.
Winner: Chelsea Green & Piper Niven Ratings: 3.5/5
Backstage: Jey Uso met Randy Orton
Jey Uso met Orton, before he comes to find him out. Orton says that a lot of them trust Jey and he’s doing good on his second chance. Randy promises that as long as Jey Uso is away from The Bloodline, he won’t be the prey to the Apex Predator. Jey says that he is out, and Orton says that he is not against him then. They shook hands and Jey wished Orton for his match against Dom.
Randy Orton vs Dominik Mysterio
Orton locked Dom into a corner, as ref tries to pull them away, Dom hit a cheap shot on him. Orton took Dom with a shoulder tackle and Dom scrolls out. After the commercial, Orton sent Dom out and looks for a backdrop through the announcement desk, but Dom escapes, hit Orton on the back and pushed him to the steel stairs.
As the match went into the ring, Orton regained control with a clothesline and elevated DDT. Orton looks for RKO, but McDonagh pulled Dom out. Orton chased him and hit a couple of back drop over the announcement desk. Orton took him to the ring, McDonagh distracts, where Dom hit 619 on Orton. However, Orton hit a RKO on Dom for the win.
Winner: Randy Orton Ratings: 4/5
CM Punk with live microphone
CM Punk came out for the very first time on Raw after almost a decade with a huge pop. CM Punk chants everywhere! He fells like hell frozen over! Punk says that he changed a lot as the American Nightmare once thought him about that. He’s home. This is were he belongs. The WWE Universe never forgot him, even when he tried to forgot himself. Punk says that once a vice man told him to leave and comeback later. It took 10 years for him to realize that the vice man is right.
Punk says that AJ Lee is doing great and she thanked the WWE Universe and she is happy being him here.He says that everyone loved Punk being here, no its almost everyone. As some doesn’t want him here, as they are feared of him. He set the bars on a different level and no body had reached that. Punk said that he is not here to make friends, but to make money. With a huge chants, this week’s episode of WWE Raw officially comes to an end.
WWE Raw Results
- Randy Orton returned to Monday Night Raw.
- The Creed Brothers won the Tag Team Turmoil & became the #1 Contenders for the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championship.
- Cody Rhodes announces his entry to Royal Rumble and got misted in the face by Shinsuke Nakamura.
- Bronson Reed vs Ivar ended in a double count out.
- Nia Jax defeated Zoey Stark by pinfall.
- Chelsea Green & Piper Niven defeated Tegan Nox and Natalya to retain the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship.
- Randy Orton defeated Dominik Mysterio by pinfall.
- CM Punk returns to Raw after almost a decade.