– Raw begins with a video package of last week with Jonathan Coachman deciding who the new #1 Contender is
– No pyro, WWE Champion John Cena makes his way to the ring, Cena speaks about Ortonâ<80><99>s actions last week, he says Randy has been reading his #1 contenders book but should just skip to the final chapter because the result has been the same since September â<80><9c>The Champ is Hereâ<80>, Carlito interrupts and declares Cena is the 1st guest on the new and improved â<80><9c>Carlitoâ<80><99>s Cabanaâ<80>, the ring is quickly set up Cabana style, Carlito says Cena is a liar because he doesnâ<80><99>t win every championship match, Carlito defeated Cena for the US Title in his 1st match, Cena says congratulations, that was about 3 years a go, Cena continues to mock Carlito until Mr. Kennedy makes his way to the ring, Kennedy says Carlito ran from Lashley last week and doesnâ<80><99>t deserve to be #1 Contender, Carlito and Kennedy get in each otherâ<80><99>s faces. Cena leaves the ring and walks up the ramp, he says Randy Orton deserves to be #1 Contender because he deserves it, he may not agree with what Orton has done but he still has earnt it, Cena tells Kennedy to try challenging Lashley himself instead of mocking Carlito for running from him, Kennedy says he will, Cena then says than Carlito may have beaten Cena 3 years a go, but what has he done since then? Nothing, Cena says Carlito will be in the main event tonight against the Champ, Cena tells Carlito to be prepared or he will â<80><9c>rip off your apples and shove them up your cabana!â<80>
– Jim Ross confirms that John Cena will face Carlito and Mr. Kennedy will face Bobby Lashley tonight.
(1) 6-Diva Tag Team Match ï¿½ï¿½” Melina, Beth Phoenix and Jillian vs. Womenâ<80><99>s Champion Candice Michelle, Mickie James and Maria w/ Santino Marella faces control most of the match, Beth and Melina perform a double-team facebuster on Maria for the victory.
– A Triple H returns video airs, the end read â<80><9c>The King of Kings Returnsâ<80>¦SummerSlamâ<80>.
– Back from commercials, Santino Marella is still in the ring, he is ranting about the referee not seeing the cheating in Mariaâ<80><99>s match, Umaga charges to the ring, Santino tells the referee to restrain Umaga, the ref then calls for the bell to start an official match! Santino looks shocked, Umaga superkicks Santino and totally destroys him, he finishes Santino off with the Samoan Spike for the victory
– Backstage Todd Grisham interviews King Booker, Booker yells at Grisham for calling Jerry Lawler â<80><9c>Kingâ<80> he says he hops Triple H is watching so that he can see what he is going to do to â<80><9c>Jeromeâ<80> tonight.
– Jonathan Coachman is in his office, Cody Rhodes enters saying â<80><9c>you wanted to see me?â<80> Coach talks about Randy kicking Dusty in the head last week, he shows the footage to Cody and asks Cody how his Dad is? He tells Cody he cannot touch Randy Orton tonight or he will loose his spot on Raw, he then tells Cody that he has a match next, if he wins, he can stay, if he loses, he will be let go.
– Also backstage Todd Grisham congratulates Randy Orton on being named #1 Contender, Orton says history will repeat itself as it was at SummerSlam that he won the World Title, he also says he is dressed to compete but no one wants to step in the ring with him, Sgt. Slaughter then appears and challenges Orton to a match tonightâ<80>¦squash!!
– Jim Ross confirms Randy Orton will face Sgt. Slaughter tonight.
– Daivari is in the ring rambling in his native language.
(3) Daivari vs. Cody Rhodes
– Bobby Lashley is seen walking backstage.
(4) Mr. Kennedy vs. Bobby Lashley
– Graphic is shown for John Cena vs. Carlito.
– Video for Snitsky airs.
– Video package highlighting the King Booker-King Lawler rivalry airs.
(5) King Booker w/ Queen Sharmell vs. Jerry â<80><9c>The Kingâ<80> Lawler
– More graphics are shown for Cena vs. Carlito and Sgt. Slaughter vs. Randy Orton.
(6) Cryme Tyme vs. John Mason & Brandan Gatston?
– Randy Orton is seen walking backstage.
– A SummerSlam video airsâ<80>¦4 weeks until the event
(7) Randy Orton vs. Sgt. Slaughter
– Randy Orton stays at ringside to watch John Cenaâ<80><99>s match
(8) Carlito vs. WWE Champion John Cena
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