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WWE RAW August 18, 2008 Results

The 795’th edition of WWE Monday Night RAW came to you, live, from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, IL (CM Punk & D-Lo Brown’s Hometown).

Match Results

  • Batista def. Paul Burchill by pin following the Batista Bomb.
  • Mickie James & Kelly Kelly def. Katie Lea Burchill & Jillian by Mickie James pinning Katie Lea Burchill following the Mickie-T.
  • JBL def. Jamie Noble by referee stoppage.
  • 2-on-1 Handicap Match: John Cena def. Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase by Cody Rhodes tapping out to the STF-U.
  • Non-Title: D-Lo Brown def. Santino Marella by DQ after Beth Phoenix slapped D-Lo Brown.
  • Non-Title: Chris Jericho (with Lance Cade) def. CM Punk by pin following the Codebreaker.

Match Quality

  1. CM Punk Vs. Chris Jericho
  2. JBL Vs. Jamie Noble
  3. D-Lo Brown Vs. Santino Marella
  4. Batista Vs. Paul Burchill
  5. Mickie James & Kelly Kelly Vs. Katie Lea Burchill & Jillian
  6. 2-on-1 Handicap Match


RAW General Manager Mike Adamle announced, that at Unforgiven, CM Punk would defend the World Heavyweight Title in a "World Heavyweight Championship Scramble" against John Cena, JBL, Kane, & Batista. The match will have a 20-Minute Time Limit and whoever earns a pin or submission will be the temporary champion, whoever is the temporary champion when the 20 minutes expire will be the new World Heavyweight Champion.

It was announced on RAW that next week’s RAW will be airing on Sci-Fi due to the U.S. Open airing on the USA Network. RAW will be on at the same time, but will be on Sci-Fi for one night only.