WWE Raw Results returned as Sheamus stopped Ali to inform him of something, and Ali said he knows about him and that because of Riddle he lost Retribution.
Sheamus said they don’t have a lot in common, but their dislike of Riddle is one thing and Riddle rode his scooter between them, interrupting Sheamus.
Riddle vs. Mustafa Ali
Sheamus is on the commentary team for this one, so we expect him to jump in at some point.
The match started with Riddle going low and Ali locking in a head lock, and then an armbar Riddle countered into a triangle.
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Ali maneuvered Riddle into a pin attempt to break the hold.
They exchanged go behind and Riddle slapped on a wrist lock but Ali backed him into the corner to break the hold.
Ali nailed Riddle with a right and Riddle took him down, but Ali kicked him off.
Riddle hit a gut wrench suplex and Ali rolled him up for a pin attempt.
Ali caught him with a kick off the ropes for a near pinfall, and Ali slapped on a rear chin lock.
Riddle got to his feet and sent Ali over the top rope. Riddle leaped to the apron and hit a running kick and threw Ali into the ring.
Riddle grabbed Sheamus’ hat and put it on and did his dance. The furious Celtic Warrior told him to take it off as Ali hit a leg sweep from behind as we headed to commercial.
Back from commercial, they’re back in the ring with Ali beating down Riddle in the corner, and then taking his leg out and choking him out with his foot.
Riddle held onto Ali’s foot and took him down, and then hit a series of strikes. Riddle attempted a sunset flip off the ropes but Ali rolled through it and then stomped on Riddle’s bare foot.
Ali hit a running knee to the midsection and went for a pin attempt, then locked in a leg scissors on Riddle’s midsection.
Ali switched to a sleeper hold and Riddle got to his feet and bounced Ali off one corner and then another to dislodge him.
Riddle pulls it out
Finally, Riddle hit a piggyback Broton to break the hold. Riddle then hit a knee and a forearm.
A Pele kick and a couple of forearms were followed by an exploder.
Riddle missed a kick and standing moonsault, but he landed on his feet and then hit a Broton.
Riddle went for a pin and Ali locked in a Coquina Clutch, but Riddle slammed him down for a pin attempt, and then locked in a triangle but Ali got a foot on the rope.
Ali sent Riddle into the ropes and then hit a gut buster for a near pinfall.
Ali taunted and slapped him, then ate a kick. Ali went for a DDT off the top rope and hit a Bro-Derek for the win while staring down Sheamus.
Sheamus climbed onto the announce table and the two exchanged words about their WrestleMania match.
This should be a great match at WrestleMania, and WWE Raw Results would love to see Sheamus win the United States Championship. Who do you think will win?
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