Charly Caruso asked Zelina Vega and Angel Garza if Garza’s actions may have cost Andrade the title last night. Garza said Andrade was heartbroken and felt sorry for him. He didn’t seem all that sincere. He asked Caruso if she wanted to do an interview in the ring after his match. Vega wasn’t amused. Andrade appeared and shook Garza’s hand. Andrade wished him luck against Owens tonight but if he lost, he hoped Garza would get over it.
Owens beat Garza with a stunner following Andrade’s distraction. Vega marched out after the match. She told Andrade and Garza to stop fighting. She said they wanted the same things and needed to fight together. She got them to leave with her.
Lashley and MVP blamed Lana for his loss to McIntyre at Backlash. Lana then interrupted, saying she put Lashley’s career over her own career and has done everything for her husband. Lana said everything went bad when MVP showed up in Lashley’s life before calling Lana a thot.
Lashley sided with MVP, saying she ruined everything at Backlash and he’s sick of her broadcasting their personal life on social media, using him to get famous. Lana said if she did anything to get famous, she should have slept with someone way more famous than Lashley. At that point, Lashley said he wanted a divorce and left Lana alone in the ring.
Liv Morgan & Natalya vs. The IIconics
Morgan was going to start for her team but Natalya immediately tagged herself in and ensured her that she had this. The IIconics attacked her right away and took over. Natalya managed to tag in Morgan who gave Billie Kay a diving dropkick but Peyton Royce broke up the cover. Natalya tried to throw Royce from the ring but Royce chucked her out instead. As the ref was distracted by Royce, Morgan put Kay in a schoolgirl. When the ref finally noticed, Kay kicked out. Royce blind tagged in and they gave Morgan their tag finisher for the win.
Winners: The IIconics
After the match, the IIconics challenged Bayley and Sasha Banks to a tag title match on Raw next week. If they don’t accept, the IIconics knew somebody who would make the match official.
Natalya was mad at Morgan backstage. She placed blame on Morgan and said she made rookie mistakes. She could see why Ruby Riott left her. Morgan left. Natalya continued to rant when Lana appeared and said she felt her pain. She thought she’d be married to a WWE champion right now. Instead, she’s getting a divorce. Natalya knew how she felt.
Charlotte was backstage with her dad, Ric Flair. He wanted to know if someone was getting under her skin, she said a lot of people get under her skin, but she doesn’t let that phase her.
There was a long video recap of the Asuka-Nia Jax storyline. Caruso interviewed Asuka. She asked her if Jax was a too menacing and dominant challenger. Asuka said Jax started this fight but she would end it.
Bayley and Sasha Banks walked out to celebrate their win at Backlash and Baylaey’s birthday. Bayley said their next step was Wednesday where they would beat Shotzi Blackheart and Tegan Nox before returning home to Smackdown. Banks told the IIconics that they don’t get to call the shots. The IIconics interrupted. They were tired of hearing from Banks and Bayley and just wanted an answer.
Bayley reminded them that they lost last night. Kay reminded them that they beat them at last year’s WrestleMania which caused them each to have separate breakdowns. The IIconics mocked them and said they couldn’t handle the pressure. Banks got in their face so Royce slapped her. Bayley freaked out and said they ruined her day, which was funny. Bayley accepted their challenge.
Raw Women’s Championship: Asuka (c) vs. Nia Jax
Jax tried to bring the power, but every time she seemed to have something going, Asuka locked up submission holds. Jax finally took over when Asuka tried for a baseball slide to the outside but was caught and powerbombed on the floor. Asuka made a comeback before Jax cut off a kick flurry with a big headbutt and a Samoan drop, but Asuka’s foot was under the bottom rope. Jax shoved the ref to the floor. As the referee was about to call for the disqualification, Asuka rolled up Jax with a schoolboy pin for the win. The count by the ref was fast, with Jax costing herself big by shoving the ref.
Winner: Asuka (c)