The August 8th edition of Monday Night Raw will be broadcast live from the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, Ohio. A title match and the start of a tournament to crown new champions have been advertised for the show.
The United States Championship will be defended on the show. Tommaso Ciampa defeated AJ Styles on the August 1st Raw to become the number one contender. Ciampa will be facing off against champion Bobby Lashley on Raw.
The rivalry between The Judgment Day faction and The Mysterios will continue on the red brand. Finn Balor and Rey Mysterio will compete in singles action on Raw.
The tournament to begin on Raw will crown new WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions. The titles have not been seen on TV since they were vacated by former champions Sasha Banks and Naomi walked out of Raw back in May. It was announced on the August 5th SmackDown that a tournament to crown new champions will begin on Raw.
The following matches have been announced for WWE Raw:
- A tournament to crown the new WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions to begin
- Rey Mysterio vs. Finn Balor.
- Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Tommaso Ciampa – Singles match for the United States Championship
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