Recap: WWE RAW April 1, 2024 – Results, Highlights, and More

On tonight’s WWE RAW episode, airing on April 1, 2024, the red brand geared up for WrestleMania 40 with its final show before the big event. The night kicked off with a powerful appearance by The Rock and Roman Reigns. Meanwhile, tensions escalated as Rhea Ripley and Becky Lynch engaged in a heated altercation, leading to a pull-apart brawl. Additionally, Seth Rollins took on Solo Sikoa in the main event, under Bloodline Rules.

The April 1, 2024, episode of WWE RAW was held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. With a seating capacity of up to 17,700, this venue also serves as the home of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets.

Full Results from WWE RAW April 1, 2024 Episode

Here are the results for all matches on WWE RAW, April 1, 2024, including the names of the winners :

1. The New Day (Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods) and DIY (Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano) vs The Judgement Day (Damian Priest, Finn Balor, Dominik Mysterio, and JD McDonagh) – 8 Man Tag Team Match

Result – The Judgement Day (Damian Priest, Finn Balor, Dominik Mysterio, and JD McDonagh) wins via Pinfall

2. Sami Zayn vs Big Bronson Reed – Singles Match

Result – Ended in a No Contest

Gunther ambushes Chad Gable from behind just as Sami Zayn prepares to execute his Helluva Kick, prompting Sami to come to Gable’s aid. Sami rushed to assist Gable, but GUNTHER seized the opportunity to unleash a brutal assault on Sami, leaving him battered, while GUNTHER emerged victorious, standing tall in the end.

3. Maxxine Dupri and Ivy Nile vs Candice LeRae and Indi Hartwell – Tag Team Match

Result – Maxxine Dupri and Ivy Nile wins via Pinfall

4. Ricochet vs Ivar – Singles Match

Result – Ricochet wins via Pinfall

5. Damage CTRL (Dakota Kai, Asuka, and Kairi Sane) vs Tegan Nox, Shayna Baszler, and Zoey Stark – Six Women Tag Team Match

Result – Damage CTRL (Dakota Kai, Asuka, and Kairi Sane) wins via Pinfall

6. Seth Rollins vs Solo Sikoa – Bloodline Rules Match

Result – Ended in a no contest

Seth Rollins puts Solo Sikoa through a table, but Jimmy Uso intervenes and begins assaulting Seth. Jey Uso rushes to Seth’s aid, but The Rock arrives and takes care of Jey. The Rock enters the ring and locks eyes with Seth, who starts grinning. Suddenly, Cody Rhodes emerges. Cody and Seth prepare to slam The Rock through a table, but Roman Reigns rushes in to rescue him. Reigns delivers spears to both Cody and Seth. Eventually, The Rock and Reigns assert dominance by using Cody’s belt to beat down Cody and Seth, closing the show with the Samoan cousins reigning supreme in the ring.

Highlights and Written Updates of All Segments from WWE RAW April 1, 2024 Episode

1. Tonight’s episode of Monday Night RAW began with Dwayne Johnson, known as The Rock, taking the stage as the final boss. Addressing the crowd in Brooklyn, NY, he boasted about fulfilling his promise at the last week RAW episode, by making Cody Rhodes bleed and staining the Mama Rhodes belt with his blood. The Rock then proceeded to mock Cody Crybabies once more, showcasing videos of children crying after witnessing Cody’s beatdown last week. Expressing empathy as a father of three girls himself, he offered advice to parents whose children were upset by Cody’s beatdown. As the crowd cheered “Rocky Rocky,” The Rock continued to brag about revitalizing professional wrestling and the surge in ratings he had brought. He declared his triumphant return to Brooklyn as the final boss, with a surprise in store.

The Bloodline, led by Tribal Chief Roman Reigns, entered the ring with Paul Heyman by their side. Heyman handed the microphone to Roman, who began his address by commanding the attention of the Brooklyn, New York crowd, urging them to acknowledge him. Roman emphasized the importance of family, stating that it comes above all else, and expressed his intention to honor his family in his speech. Despite the crowd chanting “YEET,” Roman dismissed their enthusiasm as a distraction. He thanked The Rock for his role in making WrestleMania 40 one of the easiest events in his wrestling career and applauded The Rock’s actions against Cody. Roman asserted that they couldn’t allow Cody to challenge his dominance, reaffirming that his family holds sway in the wrestling business.

Seth Rollins interjected, addressing the Bloodline and accusing them of crossing a line the previous week. He declared his readiness for a fight, specifically tonight. Seth emphasized the significance of this particular Monday Night RAW, deeming it the biggest of all time, fitting for Brooklyn. He proposed a challenge to The Rock for a one-on-one match in tonight’s main event, suggesting that The Rock lacked the courage to face him. However, Seth then redirected his challenge towards Roman Reigns for tonight’s match. Solo Sikoa, representing the Bloodline, accepted Seth’s challenge on their behalf. Seth acknowledged the acceptance, affirming that the match is on. The Rock specified that the match would adhere to Bloodline rules.

2. The intense face-off between Becky Lynch and Rhea Ripley on Ariel Helwani’s The MMA Hour was featured, stirring anticipation. Cathy Kelley caught up with Becky Lynch backstage for her reaction. Becky asserted her determination to conclude what she initiated, expressing her readiness to step into the ring later on, should Rhea Ripley decide to respond to the challenge.

3. In a backstage encounter, Roman Reigns informed The Rock that he would be crafting the Hall of Fame speech for Paul Heyman, also known as Wise Man. Heyman then revealed that Roman Reigns, the Tribal Chief, would be the one inducting him into the Hall of Fame this year.

4. Chad Gable was shown coaching Sami Zayn in preparation for his WrestleMania 40 bout against GUNTHER. Gable noted that Zayn seemed to be lacking the fire and determination needed for success. Zayn confided in Gable, expressing his fear of disappointing others. Gable encouraged Zayn to rediscover his drive and demonstrate his capabilities. They then engaged in rigorous training sessions to help Zayn regain his focus and intensity.

5. Damian Priest and Rhea Ripley expressed their reservations to Dominik Mysterio about welcoming Legado del Fantasma into the Judgement Day locker room, citing concerns about their personal space and privacy.

6. In the backstage area, Jey Uso crosses paths with Lil Wayne and extends an invitation to WrestleMania 40 happening this weekend. Lil Wayne graciously accepts the invitation and shares with Jey that he plans to debut his latest single at the event.

7. Backstage, Jey Uso promises Seth Rollins that he’ll have his back if anything goes wrong during tonight’s Bloodline rules match.

8. In a video promo, Drew McIntyre confidently states, “Look in my eyes what do you see? CM Punk has no match in Philly. People missed out on seeing a fool with a fragile body win the Royal Rumble, just like in the UFC. And as for Seth Rollins, the so-called Lord of the Cringe.”

9. In a backstage conversation, Dominik Mysterio offers Andrade a deal: if Andrade handles Ricochet for them, Dominik will grant him membership into Judgement Day. Andrade agrees to the offer.

10. Becky Lynch makes her way to the ring, expressing her readiness to settle her rivalry with Rhea Ripley tonight. However, Adam Pearce interrupts her, stating that their showdown will occur at WrestleMania and asking Becky to exit the ring. As Rhea approaches the ramp, Pearce instructs her to leave as well, emphasizing that the altercation will be reserved for WrestleMania. Ignoring Pearce’s directive, Rhea overpowers the security and a heated brawl ensues between the two women.

11. In the backstage area, Dakota Kai asserted that despite Jade and Bianca’s recent triumph, Damage CTRL remains the top faction in the Women’s Division. Dakota emphasized their dominance by questioning who currently holds the WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles and the WWE Women’s Championship. She declared that at WrestleMania, they will demonstrate to Naomi, Jade, Bianca, and Bayley that Damage CTRL is the future.

12. Rhea Ripley and Becky Lynch kept fighting backstage. Adam Pearce and some security people tried to break them up.

13. Backstage, Seth Rollins was making his way to the ring for the main event match when Cathy Kelley intercepted him for a quick interview. She questioned why he accepted the challenge with only a few days left until WrestleMania. Rollins confidently replied that he always has a backup plan ready. As Rollins continued on his path, Drew McIntyre stepped into his way. Seth didn’t hesitate to assert himself, telling McIntyre that he’s far from finished and ready to take on whatever comes his way.

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