US Wrestling Scene News

WWE RAW January 12, 2009 Results

The 816’th edition of WWE RAW came to you, live, from the Tyson Center in Sioux City, IA.

Match Results

  • Rey Mysterio (RAW) def. The Miz (ECW) by pin following the 619 Splash.
  • Intercontinental Championship: If William Regal Gets DQ’ed, He Loses The Title: William Regal (c) def. CM Punk by DQ following a low-blow; William Regal (c) retains.
  • Randy Orton def. Kane by pin following a mid-air dropkick.
  • Non-Title: Shawn Michaels (with JBL) def. John Cena by pin following Sweet Chin Music.

Match Quality

  1. John Cena Vs. Shawn Michaels
  2. Intercontinental Championship
  3. Kane Vs. Randy Orton
  4. Rey Mysterio Vs. The Miz


At the start of RAW, Stephanie McMahon "fired" Chris Jericho.

Mr. McMahon makes his return to the WWE next week on RAW. Also on next week’s RAW, William Regal will once again defend the Intercontinental Title against CM Punk, only this time it is no disqualification, Rey Mysterio will also face Mike Knox one-on-one, and the official contract signing for the World Heavyweight Title Match at the Royal Rumble will take place.

Speaking of the Royal Rumble, six more participants were announced for the 2009 Royal Rumble Match- Kane, Cody Rhodes, Ted DiBiase, The Miz, John Morrison, & Santino Marella.

The first inductee for the 2009 Hall of Fame was also announced- Stone Cold Steve Austin!