WWE RAW Results
July 11th, 2016
Report By Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com
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Battle Royal to Determine the Number One Contender for the Intercontinental Title
Before the match starts, The Miz cuts a promo to tell us that it doesn’t matter who wins the battle royal. He will defeat the winner at Battleground because he is The Miz, and he is awesome.
Goldust backdrops Aiden English over the top rope to eliminate him. R-Truth tosses Konner from the Ascension. D-Von Dudley clotheslines Curtis Axel off the apron to eliminate him. Baron Corbin takes R-Truth by the head and tosses him over the top rope to eliminate him. Viktor from the Ascension mounts the top rope, but Corbin lands a stiff right hand to knock him to the outside for the elimination. Jey Uso tries to eliminate Jimmy, but Jimmy hooks the rope and gets back in the ring. Jimmy and Jey laugh about it, but D-Von tries to attack them both. Jimmy and Jey superkick D-Von to eliminate him.
After a short break, the battle rages on. Del Rio lands a running enzguri to eliminate Goldust. Apollo Crews atomic drops Bo Dallas out of the ring to eliminate him. Baron Corbin eliminates Jack Swagger and Jey Uso (Jimmy was eliminated during the commercial break). Bob Backlund looks on as Darren Young is fighting to stay in the match. Young eliminates Bubba Ray Dudley, but he turns around and walks right into a deep six by Corbin. Del Rio misses a running enzguri on Ziggler. Ziggler responds with a fameasser. Ziggler superkick Del Rio, but Del Rio falls through the middle rope. Del Rio gets back in the ring. Del Rio charges Crews in the corner, but Crews backdrop him to the outside to eliminate him. Ziggler clotheslines Corbin over the top rope and the both fall to the apron. Ziggler tries to eliminate Corbin, but Corbin grabs him by the throat and tosses him over the top rope. Crews tries to clothesline Corbin over the top, but Crews and Corbin both tumble to the outside. Darren Young is still in the ring.
Winner and Number One Contender for the Intercontinental Title, Darren Young!
After the match, Backlund runs in the ring and picks up Young like a baby to celebrate.