Good evening wrestling world! Tonight’s Raw comes to us live from Phoenix, Arizona. After an eventful Royal Rumble event, the road to WrestleMania is officially underway and one of the first stops is the Elimination Chamber. Tonight, we will see which women’s teams will qualify to earn an opportunity to become the first WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions. Also, after outlasting twenty nine other competitors, Seth Rollins lets the WWE universe know which champion he wants to face at WrestleMania. All this and more in the coming moments!

We kick off tonight’s episode with the winner of the Royal Rumble, Seth Rollins, making his way to the ring. He is greeted with a huge ovation from the Phoenix crowd. Chants of “Burn It Down” ring throughout the arena. Rollins grabs a mic and tells the WWE Universe that he has correctly predicted the future and he is going to WrestleMania. Rollins tells us that all that he has ever wanted to do was main event WrestleMania. He says that he has now had a choice to make; join SmackDown live and challenge Daniel Bryan or stay on Raw and challenge Brock Lesnar. Rollins says that it is going to be a difficult decision, and then he is interrupted by the music of the COO, Triple H.

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HHH recalls the ending of December, where he challenged Seth Rollins to bring his old self back. He tells Rollins that he is proud of him for doing so. He tells Rollins that he needs to make his decision of who he is going to face at WrestleMania tonight. He says that both champions will be in the arena tonight. Rollins says that it will be one of the hardest decisions he will have to make in his life, but he is once again interrupted. However, this time it is by his former friend, Dean Ambrose.

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Ambrose says the relationship between Ambrose and HHH makes him sick. He recalls the past where HHH has tried to hold Rollins back on numerous occasions. HHH points out that Ambrise turned his back on Rollins and Reigns in the same night. Ambrose says that he hopes he wins his match at WrestleMania, but he wants Rollins to remember that he has never been able to defeat him. He tells HHH to make the match right there. Hunter goes to leave the ring, and Ambrose questions him if he needs to get his father-in-law, Vince McMahon’s, permission before making a decision. HHH tells a referee and get to the ring, and it looks like we are going to get a match between Ambrose and Rollins! (Commercial)

Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose

The bell rings and Rollins immediately attacks Ambrose, delivering multiple chops to the chest. Rollins is able to take control quickly,which cause Ambrose to go outside of the ring to get away from the action. His attempt fails as he is met with a baseball slide from Rollins. Rollins continues the assault on the outside of the ring. He eventually gets Ambrose into the ting. Rollins attempts a springboard into Ambrose, but he is caught with a kick to the midsection, followed by a flurry of punches that sends Rollins to the ground. Ambrose attempts an attack to Rollins in the corner, but he is met with a huge superkick. Ambrose avoids a stop, and he slides to the outside of the ring. Once outside, Ambrose is able to gain control after he sends Rollins shoulder first into the ring post. He whips Rollins back into the ring and applies a side headlock. Rollins fights out and attempts a running clothesline, but he is met with a knee to the midsection. Ambrose gets up and whips Rollins into the corner. Rollins is able to counter and send Ambrose to the outside of the ring. “The Architect” goes for a suicide dive to Ambrose on the outside, but Dean is able to counter with an elbow to the jaw. Once inside the ring, Ambrose is able to deliver a powerbomb and attempts a pin attempt. Rollins kicks out at two as we go to commercial. (Commercial)

We come back and Ambrose has Rollins positioned on the top turnbuckle. He goes for a Dirty Deeds on eh top, but Rollins fights out and delivers a crossbody. Once up, the two men trade chops and forearms. Rollins gets the better of the altercation with a sling blade that sends Ambrose outside of the ring. Rollins delivers multiple suicide dives.They gets back into the ring, where Rollins attempts a Falcon’s Arrow. He misses, but delivers a step up enziguri that sends Ambrose outside once again. Rollins delivers another suicide dive, and then he sends Ambrose back into the ring. Once in the ring, Rollins attempts a frog splash, but Ambrose avoids it. Ambrose gets Rollins into a quick pin, but he is able to kick out. Once up, Ambrose attempts a Dirty Deeds, but Rollins is able to deliver a Ripcord Knee. This gives Rollins the opportunity to deliver a stomp and he is able to pin Ambrose in the middle of the ring. Seth Rollins wins

After the match, Ambrose stays in the ring, visibly upset with his loss to his former friend. He continues to sulk in the ring as the Women’s tag team titles are being set up ringside. (Commercial)

We come back and a match is about to begin to see who will qualify for the Women’s Elimination Chamber Tag Team Championship Match. However, Dean Ambrose is still in the ring. He tells the WWE Universe that he has something to say to them. Before he can say anything, he is interrupted by Nia Jax and Tamina.

The announce team recap how Jax took R Truth’s place in the Royal Rumble match last night. Jax and Ambrose come face to face in the ring. A distraction from Tamina allows Jax to deliver a forearm to the back of Ambrose that sends him outside of the ring. Before Ambrose can react, referees prevent him from going back into the ring.

Alexa Bliss & Mickie James vs. Nia Jax & Tamina

Bliss and Tamina start the match off as the bell rings. Bliss is able to land a huge slap to the face of Tamina, which resulted in Tamina shoving Bliss to the ground. Some quick action allows Tamina to make a tag to Jax. Jax is able to spear Bliss int her own corner, knocking Bliss down and sending James down to the outside ring area. (Commercial)

The match continues as Bliss receives a huge superkick from Tamina. Bliss is able to kick out out of a pinfall at two. Tamina puts Bliss into a sleeper hold on the ground. Bliss is able to battle her way out, but is sent flying to the turnbuckle. Bliss attempts to fight back, but Tamina is able to stop her momentum and make the tag to her partner. Jax is able to dominate Bliss, delivering a hip attack in the corner. Jax continues to dominate as she sends Bliss into her corner and making the tag to Tamina. Tamina attempts to splash onto Bliss in the corner, but Bliss is able to counter and deliver a sunset powerbomb. Tamina kicks out a pin at two. Bliss is able to make a tag to James, and she goes on the attack. Some quick offense is capped off with a neckbreaker, followed by a quick pin. After a kick out, Tamina is able to tag in Jax. Jax is able to stop the momentum of James, and sets her up for a Samoan Drop. Before she can deliver it, Bliss jumps on to her from the topp turnbuckle, but she is caught by Jax. Jax then delivers a double Samoan Drop, and pins James for the win. Tamina and Nia Jax win

Backstage, Kurt Angle is asked why he wanted a match against Baron Corbin. Angle says that it is because of Corbin that he is not general manager anymore. He is then asked if he is worried that he will suffer the same results as he he did in his last match, where he was destroyed by Drew McIntyre. He says the only person that should be worried is Corbin. (Commercial)

Baron Corbin vs. Kurt Angle

Before the match begins, Corbin grabs a microphone. He says that Angle is one of the greatest of all time and reaps his career. He says that Angle things that he has one more run in him,but Corbin says this is not true. Angle interrupts Angle with a punch right to the face. The bell rings andAnglee continues his attack with a german suplex. Corbin is able to quickly turn the tides as he gets up and delivers a big clothesline. He continues his attack with multiple punches to a downed Kurt Angle.Angle attempts to get up, but Corbin send him into the corner. Corbin attempts a spear in the corner, but he goes shoulder first into the ring post. Angle is able to deliver a triple german suplex. He goes for the pin, but Corbin kicks put. Angle goes for the Angle Slam, but misses. However, he is able to deliver one after a short back and forth. Angle is then able to apply an Ankle Lock, but Corbin is able to fight out of it. Once up, Corbin is able to deliver a quick Deep Six, and pick up the pinfall victory. Baron Corbin wins

After the match, Corbin leaves the ring, nut he quickly enters once again and delivers a huge End of Days to the Hall of Famer.

Backstage, Finn Balor makes his way into the arena. He is greeted by fellow superstars, as the praise his performance against Brock Lesnar. We are going to here from the leader of the Balor Club, next! (Commercial)

Baron Corbin vs. Kurt Angle

Before the match begins, Corbin grabs a microphone. He says that Angle is one of the greatest of all time and reaps his career. He says that Angle things that he has one more run in him,but Corbin says this is not true. Angle interrupts Angle with a punch right to the face. The bell rings and Angle continues his attack with a german suplex. Corbin is able to quickly turn the tides as he gets up and delivers a big clothesline. He continues his attack with multiple punches to a downed Kurt Angle.Angle attempts to get up, but Corbin send him into the corner. Corbin attempts a spear in the corner, but he goes shoulder first into the ring post. Angle is able to deliver a triple german suplex. He goes for the pin, but Corbin kicks put. Angle goes for the Angle Slam, but misses. However, he is able to deliver one after a short back and forth. Angle is then able to apply an Ankle Lock, but Corbin is able to fight out of it. Once up, Corbin is able to deliver a quick Deep Six, and pick up the pinfall victory. Baron Corbin wins

After the match, Corbin leaves the ring, nut he quickly enters once again and delivers a huge End of Days to the Hall of Famer.

Backstage, Finn Balor makes his way into the arena. He is greeted by fellow superstars, as the praise his performance against Brock Lesnar. We are going to here from the leader of the Balor Club, next! (Commercial)

We come back as we are shown the events of the WWE Universal Championship match from last night. Finn Balor makes into the ring, and he is noticeable pain as he walks down the entrance ramp.

Once in the ring, he says that he makes no excuses ad that he was cleanly beaten by Brock Lesnar. He says after the match, Lesnar beat him again. He admits to be in a lot of pain, but he is standing in the ring with his head held high. He says that he made Lesnar believe, and that is why he assaulted him after the match. Balor is interrupted by Bobby Lashley and Lio Rush.

Once in the ring, Rush says that it is a disgrace that Balor got an opportunity to face Lesnar. Rush says that Balor would have no chance of beating Lashley. Rush says Lashley iss bigger, stronger, and faster than Brock Lesnar. Balor says he lasted longer against Lesnar than Lashley did in the Rumble. This causes Lasley to attack an already beaten Finn Balor. The assault is quick and brutal, leaving Balor down in the middle of the ring.

We are shown the events that left Braun Strowman out of action for months, which was an attack by Lashley, McIntyre, and Corbin. Tonight, it will be Strowman vs. McIntyre. (Commercial)

The Revival vs. Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins

Hawkins and Ryder are able to immediately go on the attack, as they tear the Revival apart and send them to the outside of the ring. However, once back in the ring, Dawson and Wilder are able to take control off the match. Dash Wilder and Zack Ryder do battle in the ring, but both men make a tag. Curt Hawkins comes in the match delivering quick dropkicks. He goes for a quick roll up pin, but Dawson is able to kick out. Wilder makes a quick tag, and the two are able to deliver a Shatter Machine, picking up the pinfall victory. The Revival win

Backstage, Daniel Bryan and Ericka Rowan arrive. Daniel Bryan says that if Rollins picks him, he will end the dreams of Seth Rollins. (Commercial)

We come back and Elias is in the middle of the ring. He asks the WWE Universe who wants to walk with Elias. He says that he has been testing the WWE Universe and they let him down. He says that he should be met with a standing ovation everytime he is in an arena. He tells the WWE Universe that we are not worthy and he will not be writing songs for us anymore. Before he can perform a song, he is interrupted be Jeff Jarrett!

Jarrett says that after last night, the two men have a problem, and is interrupted by Road Dogg!

Road Dogg tells Elias to play with himself on his own time and tells him that if he’s not down with that, then he’s got two words for him.

Road Dogg and Jeff Jarrett sing a song for the WWE Universe, but they are interrupted when Elias smashes a guitar over the back of Road Dogg. He then brings the attack to Jarrett, but Jeff is able to fight back. Jarrett goes to smash a guitar over Elias,but Elias counters and smashes a guitar over Jarrett’s back.

Backstage, Dana Brooke tells Natalya that even thought Ember Moon was her pick to be her partner, she will show her that she is not only better than Ember Moon, but she is also better than Natalya herself. The two head to the ring for their qualifying tag team match. (Commercial)

Backstage, Mojo Rawley blames himself for not being relevant. He says that soon, everyone will see who he really is.

Up next, we have a qualifying match for the Women’s Ta Team Championship match.

Dana Brooke & Natalya vs. The Riott Squad

Natalya and Sarah Logan start the match off. Natalya is able to deliver a quick suplex and then make the tag. The two women are able to deliver a double suplex, butt then Logan makes a tag to Liv Morgan. Brooke is able to force Morgan to the outside of the ring. Once back in the ring, Logan is able to make the tag and get the better of Brooke. After a double team move, Morgan once again makes the tag back in the ring. Some back and forth leads to Natalya making the tag back into the ring, and she single handedly takes control. Some quick offence allow her to lock in a Sharpshooter onto Liv Morgan. A distraction from Ruby Riott allows Logan to break up the Sharpshooter. This allows Morgan to rollup Natalya for q quick pinfall and gain the victory. The Riott Squad win

Still to come, the” Scottish Psychopath” faces off against the “Monster Among Men” Braun Strowman. But up next, Ronda Rousey issues an open challenge for her Raw Women’s Championship! (Commercial)

Ronda Rousey makes her way to the ring to a mixed reaction from the WWE Universe. Once in the ring, she is bombarded with chants for “The Man” Becky Lynch. She says that last night, Sasha Banks gave her the fight of her life. She says that she would like to thank Sasha Banks. She focuses her attention on Becky Lynch. She says that she knows that she has a decision to make. She is interrupted by Bayley. Bayley says that even though she is not Becky Lynch, she wants a match against her right now.

Raw Women’s Championship Match: Ronda Rousey vs. Bayley

The bell rings and Rousey immediately takes Bayley down and attempts an armbar. Bayley is able to escape and the two women stand again. Bayley attacks the right arm of Rousey, the arm that was attacked during her match against Sasha Banks last night. Rousey falls to the outside of the ring. When on the apron, Rousey is able to lock in an armbar on the ropes to Bayley. Rousey breaks the count before the five count. However when she reenters the ring, Rousey tweaks her leg. Bayley is able to capitalize, focusing on the injured leg. She is able to send Rousey outside of the ring with a single leg drag over the rope. (Commercial)

We come back and Bayley is still attacking the left leg of Ronda Rousey. Rousey is sent head first into the turnbuckle. Bayley goes for a splash, but Rousey meets her with an elbow. However, Bayley is able to down Rousey and deliver a pin. After a kick out, Bayley sends Rousey into the corner once again. She goes for a splash, but Ronda counters and begins to pick up momentum.Rousey delivers a big rolling clothesline, but loses her footing when the injured leg gives out. Ronda counties her attack, though, delivering a flying elbow that downs Bayley. The women stand up, and Rousey goes for a roundhouse kick. But Bayley catches the kick and delivers a knee bar. The champion is eventually able to escape after she rolls both her and the challenger to the outside of the ring. (Commercial)

Bayley delivers multiple shoulder attacks to the champion in the corner. Bayley is able to gain control once again. She goes to the top turnbuckle and delivers a huge elbow drop. She lands the elbow drop and immediately locks in a Bank’s Statement. Rousey is able to crawl her way to the rope and Bayley breaks the hold. Bayley gets Rousey to the corner and positions her in the top turnbuckle. Rousey is able to escape, leaving Bayley on the top turnbuckle. She’s then able to go back to the top rope, and deliver an arm drag. She transitions it into an armbar and forces Baylet to tap for the submission victory. Ronda Rousey wins

After the match, Rousey and Bayley shake hands. The handshake is interrupted by the music of “The Man” Becky Lynch! Lynch receives a thunderous ovation from the Phoenix crowd. Lynch grabs a microphone and tells Rousey that she told her that she would find a way back to her. She reminds Rousey what happened to her the last time that she was on Raw. She says that unlike Seth Rollins, she doesn’t need much time to make her mind up, because she chooses to face Ronda Rousey. She says at WrestleMania, she is going to take the title away from her. Rousey grabs a microphone ad says she wants the world to hear what she’s about to say. She says that she wants to beat the best version of Becky Lynch. She says that everyone knows that she has the power to break her face again without breaking a sweat. She says that she is going to own Lynch at WrestleMania.

Backstage, Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman face off. Strowman tells Rollins that he earned his win last night, and the two shake hands. Strowman tells Rollins to make the right choice. The “Monster Among Men” makes his way to the ring for his match against Drew McIntyre. (Commercial)

Drew McIntyre vs. Braun Strowman

The bell rings and the two giants lock up. Strowman shrugs off a shoulder tackle delivered by McIntyre. Drew is able to land a couple of blows, but a big blow sends McIntyre to the outside. Strowman goes for the running shoulder tackle on the outside of the ring, but McIntyre is able counter with a kick to the knee, leaving both big men down. (Commercial)

The two men monsters continue their battle as we come back. Mcintyre has Braun in a headlock in the middle of the ring, but Braun fights out with a huge backdrop. Braun is able to down McIntyre with a huge right hook. He sends Drew to the outside of the ring. He attempts a slam,but mcIntyre fights out and sends him shoulder first into the ring post. McIntyre goes to the ring apron, but Strowman is able to send him back first onto the mat. Braun picks up the steel steps and goes to hit McIntyre, but Baron Corbin comes from out off nowhere and begins to assault Braun. Braun Strowman wins by DQ

However, this attack is short lived as Braun is able to quickly fight back as he delivers running shoulder tackles to both men. Strowman then positions the steel steps and sends Corbin head first into them multiple times. Out of nowhere, McIntyre flattens Strowman with a Claymore kick. McIntyre and Corbin proceed to attack Strowman. The two end the attack with a double chokeslam onto the steel steps. (Commercial)

The WWE Universal Champion makes his was to the ring with a chorus of boos in his direction. In the ring, Paul Heyman says that this should be the easiest of Rollins’ career, and that is to challenge Daniel Bryan. He says that they would be on a great match, but Rollins does not want to get into a fight with his client, Brock Lesnar. Seth Rollins interrupts Paul Heyman and makes his way to the ring. He quickly gets into the face of Brock Lesnar and goes right to the injured midsection of Brock Lesnar. He attempts to go for the stomp, but Lesnar is able to catch him and deliver an F5. Brock picks Rollins up once again and delivers four more massive F5’s. Rollins, on the ground, asks Lesnar if that is all he has. We end the night with Lesnar delivering one more F5 to Seth Rollins.

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