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WWE RAW April 7, 2008 Results

The 776’th episode of WWE RAW came you, live, from the Times Union Center in Albany, NY.


Match Results

  • Umaga def. Val Venis by pin following the Samoan Spike.
  • Mickie James & Ashley def. Melina & Jillian by Mickie James pinning Melina following the Mickie-T.
  • Paul London & Brian Kendrick def. Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch by Brian Kendrick rolling up Trevor Murdoch.
  • 2-on-1 Handicap Match: Non-Title: Triple H def. Randy Orton & JBL by pinning Randy Orton following the Pedigree to earn a spot in the WWE Title Match at Backlash.
  • Non-Title: Carlito & Santino Marella def. Cody Rhodes & Hardcore Holly by Santino Marella pinning Cody Rhodes following a diving headbutt.
  • Non-Title: Beth Phoenix def. Maria by pin following Phoenix Rising.
  • 2-on-1 Handicap Match: John Cena def. Triple H & JBL by pinning JBL following the RKO by Randy Orton to earn a spot in the WWE Title Match at Backlash.

Match Quality

  1. John Cena Vs. Triple H & JBL
  2. Triple H Vs. Randy Orton & JBL
  3. Paul London & Brian Kendrick Vs. Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch
  4. Mickie James & Ashley Vs. Melina & Jillian
  5. Carlito & Santino Marella Vs. Cody Rhodes & Hardcore Holly
  6. Umaga Vs. Val Venis
  7. Maria Vs. Beth Phoenix


Two big matches were revealed for Backlash on RAW. It was announced at the beginning of the night that Randy Orton would defend the WWE Title against JBL, but after Triple H interuppred and ultimately won the Handicap Match, the WWE Title Match became a Triple Threat, then John Cena went through a similar process to make the match a Fatal 4-Way. So at Backlash on April 27, Randy Orton will defend the WWE Title against JBL, Triple H, & John Cena in a Fatal 4-Way. It was announced on RAW that Batista will go one-on-one with Shawn Michaels at Backlash.

It was announced on RAW that on next week’s RAW from London, England, RAW General Manager William Regal will face WWE Champion Randy Orton in Non-Title action.