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WWE RAW January 5, 2009 Results

The First RAW of 2009 (#815) came to you, live, from the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, LA.

Match Results

  • Mixed Tag Match: Goldust & Melina def. Glamarella by Melina rolling up Beth Phoenix.
  • Intercontinental Championship: CM Punk def. William Regal (c) by DQ after William Regal put his hands on the referee; William Regal (c) retains.
  • Non-Title: The Miz & John Morrison (ECW) def. Rey Mysterio & Kofi Kingston (RAW) by John Morrison pinning Rey Mysterio following the modified Shining Wizard.
  • Kelly Kelly def. Jillian by pin following the Kelly Killer
  • Win Or Leave "The Legacy": Cody Rhodes & Sim Snuka def. Cryme Tyme by Cody Rhodes pinning JTG following a modified neckbreaker to stay in "The Legacy".
  • John Cena & Shawn Michaels def. Randy Orton & Chris Jericho by Shawn Michaels pinning Chris Jericho following Sweet Chin Music.

Match Quality

  1. John Cena & Shawn Michaels Vs. Randy Orton & Chris Jericho
  2. The Miz & John Morrison Vs. Rey Mysterio & Kofi Kingston
  3. Intercontinental Championship
  4. Cryme Tyme Vs. Cody Rhodes & Sim Snuka
  5. Mixed Tag Match
  6. Kelly Kelly Vs. Jillian


Three matches are confirmed for next week’s RAW- a rematch between William Regal & CM Punk for the Intercontinental Title where if William Regal gets disqualified, he will lose the title. Also, Randy Orton meets Kane and in the main event, World Heavyweight Champion John Cena faces Shawn Michaels in a non-title match with JBL in Shawn Michaels’ corner.

It was also announced on RAW that in two weeks, Mr. McMahon returns on RAW!

It was revealed prior to their match that Rey Mysterio & Kofi Kingston are both in the Royal Rumble Match.

Randy Orton kicked Sim Snuka out of "The Legacy" for not getting the pin in the tag match.

JBL revealed on RAW that Shawn Michaels will be in his corner for the World Heavyweight Title Match at the Rumble and will NOT be in the Rumble Match.