WWE RAW RESULTS
April 1, 2002 - - Albany, New York
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler
KICKOFF: Ric Flair.
Flair welcomes everybody to the NEW RAW.
Flair says he will present Triple H with a new undisputed title belt.
Flair also says he will do his best to sign Stone Cold Steve Austin.
New Logo. New Theme Music. New Set.
Your RAW announcers are JR & The King.
INTERCONTINENTAL TITLE MATCH: Rob Van Dam vs Booker T.
RVD wins the match after a frog splash..
Suddely Eddie Guerrero comes out of nowhere and attacks RVD..
Eddie Guerrero hits his frog-splash on RVD!
IN THE RING: Vince McMahon + Ric Flair + Big Show.
As Eddie Guerrero leaves ringside, Vince McMahon sneaks into the ring.
Vince McMahon calls out Stone Cold to attempt to sign him..
JR informs us that Ric Flair has told the crew to go to a commercial..
Instead Ric Flair comes to the stage..
Vince says that he is not leaving the ring..
Vince says nobody is big enough or bad enough to make him leave..
Suddenly The Big Show comes to the ring and carries Vince out on his shoulers!
Big Show drops Vince McMahon off at the exit..
Vince tells Big Show that he's going to try to work a trade in the future for Show..
Vince realizes he still has the RAW microphone and tries to return it..
Big Show tosses Vince out the door!
NON-TITLE MATCH: William Regal vs Spike Dudley.
Nick Patrick checks Regal for brass knucks.. Finds nothing..
Regal pulls the knucks from his armpit and hides it in the turn buckle..
As Spike is introduced Nick Patrick finds the knucks and puts them in his pocket without Regal noticing..
Late in the match, Regal goes looking for the knucks but can't find them..
Spike sneaks up behind Regal and hits the Dudley Dog!
Spike wins the match! and Regal is angry..
BACKSTAGE: The nWo.
Nash, Hall & XPac talk about being drafted, stone cold, & xpac fighting kane..
The three come accross the vacated Office of the APA..
They set up the table and have a seat..
BACKSTAGE: Bradshaw & Jacky + Crash.
Bradshaw & Jacky talk about missing "Ron" aka Farooq.
Crash Holly enters and informs Bradshaw that the nWo took over the office of the APA.
BACKSTAGE: Trish Stratus & Terri.
Terri suggests Trish has an attitude since appearing on the cover of the divas magazine..
Trish tells Terri to get out of her face!
Ric Flair enters..
Ric says he senses some tension..
Ric says the divas will wrestle in a 'paddle on a poll bikini' match..
BACKSTAGE: Debra & The Coach.
Coach asks Debra where Austin is planning is going.. (RAW or Smackdown!)
Debra says her husbund hasn't made up his mind mind yet..
BACKSTAGE: The nWo & Bradshaw.
The nWo paints "nWo 4 LiFe" on the door..
Bradshaw attacks the nWo..
The nWo beats up Bradshaw and leaves him laying..
HARDCORE TITLE MATCH: Raven vs Bubba Ray Dudley.
The two use lots of weapons during the match..
Bubba sprays Raven with a fire extinguisher..
Bubba hits Raven with a Bubba Bomb!
Bubba pins Raven to become NEW WWF HARDCORE CHAMPION!
OUTSIDE LIMO: Vince McMahon.
Vince is talking to someone on a cell.
Vince vows to sign Steve Austin before the night if over..
IN THE RING: Ric Flair + Undertaker.
Flair comes to the ring with the new WWF Undisputed Title Belt..
Flair says that this is the most coveted title in sports entertainment..
Flair introduces Triple H..
Instead, Undertaker comes to the ring to interupt..
Undertaker said that Flair drafted him so he could embarass the Undertaker..
Undertaker says he's not gotta sit back and watch Flair give the title to HHH..
Undertaker recaps his match at Wrestlemania X-8 with Flair..
Undertaker recalls that he def Triple H at Wrestlemania X-7..
Undertaker suggests that Flair is disrespecting him..
Undertaker remembers saying if Flair drafted him, he'd make Flair's life a pain..
Undertaker takes off his jacket..
Suddenly Triple H's music hits and out comes The Game..
Triple H and Taker stare eachother down..
Triple H says that Undertaker did beat him at WM18 but these were different times..
Undertaker challanges Triple H to a title match at Backlash..
Triple H says he doesn't want to wait..
But Undertaker says Backlash will be just fine..
Undertaker takes the new title belt from Flair..
Undertaker puts it on Triple H's shoulder..
Undertaker tells Triple H to hang onto it while he still can..
TAG TEAM MATCH: The Hardy Boyz vs The Big Bossman & Mr Perfect.
The Hardy Boyz win the match..
After the match Brock Lesnar & Paul Heyman appear..
Brock attacks both the Hardyz..
Jeff goes for a hurancanrana but Brock turns it into a triple power bomb!
PADDLE ON A POLE BIKINI MATCH: Terri vs Trish.
Editor's note: I'm pausing to watch..
Trish is the first to get the paddle and wins the match..
Trish proceeds to paddle Terri, BUT..
Molly Holly hits the ring and attacks Trish!
Molly kicks Terri out of the ring..
Molly smashes AND BREAKS the wooden paddle over Trish's head!!
PARKING LOT: Vince McMahon.
Vince is on his cell again..
Vince vows to get back in the building to talk to Steve Austin..
RIC FLAIR'S OFFICE: Ric Flair & Steve Austin.
Steve Austin enters Flair's office..
Steve Austin says he wants Flair to let Vince McMahon into the building..
Austin says that he wants he, Flair & McMahon to go to the ring together..
Austin says he wants to hear both pitches before he makes his decision..
MATCH: Kane vs XPac w/Scott Hall & Nash.
Hall constantly interfers when XPac distracts the ref..
Kane sets up XPac for the choke slam..
Hall & Nash run in and get the DQ..
The nWo gang up on Kane..
Bradshaw runs down to make the rescue..
IN THE RING: Ric Flair +
Flair enters the ring..
Vince enters the ring..
Vince teases Flair about Austin asking for Flair to be allowed into the arena..
Vince says Austin is looking for leadership & business savey..
Vince says he created sports entertainment..
Vince says he made Pay Per View famous..
Vince brags a little more..
Vince says that Ausin will sign his Smackdown! contract..
Suddely Austin's music hits and Stone Cold comes to the ring!
Vince compliments Austin on his TShirt.
Austin speaks to both Vince & Ric..
Austin talks about having lots of success with Vince as his boss..
Austin says he'll sign with Vince.. and shakes Vince's hand..
Austin shakes Flair's hand and says "no disrespect"..
Austin is about to sign Vince's contract..
Flair tell's Vince that he will always "hate his guts!"
Austin looks over the contract..
Austin says he has one more thing to tell Vince.... APRIL FOOL!!!
Austin gives Vince McMahon a stunner!!!
Flair celebrates by bringing a case of beer into the ring...
Flair gives Austin a beer..
Flair drinks a beer and gives ita knee drop..
Austin watches Flair celebrate..
Flair steps up to Austin and gives him a "Whhooooo!"
Suddenly the rattlesnake strikes and hits the Nature Boy with a stunner!!
Austin signs Flair's RAW contract..
Vince struggles to his feet and Austin gives him a beer and quickly stuns him AGAIN!
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