WWE is currently taping tonightâ<80><99>s edition of RAW as well as next weekâ<80><99>s edition of RAW from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Our very own Sheist Malone is in attendance and is sending us text message updates for the tapings.
– According to one of our correspondents, the arena is beginning to fill up. The HEAT background is on the new HD titantron as the company prepares to tape that show first. Look for the first match to be dark.
– A WrestleMania promotional video is shown to the live crowd. Lilian comes out to sing the national anthem.
Charlie Haas defeats Val Venis via submission
Tonight’s RAW (2/04):
They are taping tonight’s show first. WWE Champion Randy Orton is in the ring as they are getting ready for the contract signing segment for the Cena vs. Orton match at No Way Out. John Cena out next. After John Cena signs the contract Mark Henry runs out to ringside. He distracts Cena, as soon as he turns around, Randy Orton hits the RKO.
After the segment, a preview of things to come on tonight’s show is shown. John Cena will arm wrestle Mark Henry. Hornswoggle is scheduled to join Vince McMahon’s “Kiss My Ass” club later tonight.
Mickie James & Kelly Kelly defeat Beth Phoenix & Victoria via pinfall.
Shawn Michaels, Jeff Hardy, Chris Jericho, and JBL all come out to the ring and talk about how they are going to win the RAW Elimination Chamber match at No Way Out. Snitsky and Umaga come out later in the segment to setup a match later tonight. According to one of our correspondents, William Regal announces that JBL, Snitsky, and Umaga will take on Jeff Hardy, Chris Jericho, and Shawn Michaels in a 6 Man Tag Match later tonight.
Mr. Kennedy defeats Super Crazy via submission.
After the match, Kennedy cuts a promo on Ric Flair. He says that Flair might as well go ahead and forfeit their match at No Way Out now.
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