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WWE RAW August 25, 2008 Results

The 796’th edition of RAW came to you from the Wachovia Arena in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

Match Results

  • Non-Title: CM Punk def. JBL by pin following the GTS.
  • Non-Title: Kelly Kelly (with Santino Marella) def. Beth Phoenix by roll-up.
  • Primo Colon (in his in-ring debut) def. Charlito (Charlie Haas in Carlito get up) by pin with a flying cross body.
  • Non-Title: Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase def. Jerry "The King" Lawler & "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan by Ted DiBiase pinning "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan following the Million Dollar Slam.
  • Intercontinental Championship: Santino Marella (c) (with Beth Phoenix) def. Kofi Kingston by pin after Beth Phoenix trips Kofi Kingston and Kofi Kingston’s face lands on Santino Marella’s knee; Santino Marella (c) retains.
  • Batista def. Kane by DQ after Kane uses a steel chair on Batista’s knee.

Match Quality

  1. Intercontinental Championship
  2. Batista Vs. Kane
  3. JBL Vs. CM Punk
  4. Rhodes & DiBiase Vs. Lawler & Duggan
  5. Primo Colon Vs. Charlito
  6. Beth Phoenix Vs. Kelly Kelly


It was announced on RAW that John Cena has suffered a severely herniated disc in his neck and will require surgery and he will be out indefinetely. Mike Adamle announced that Rey Mysterio will replace Cena in the Championship Scramble at Unforgiven.

Also, Shawn Michaels Vs. Chris Jericho in an Unsantioned Match (no rules) and Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase (c) Vs. Cryme Tyme for the World Tag Team Titles have both been confirmed for Unforgiven.