Raw Coverage – June 24, 2019

We go backstage to Nikki Cross apologizing to Alexa Bliss for her loss at WWE Stomping Grounds. She takes the blame for it. Bliss says Cross can use that for motivation. Bliss says Bayley does know how to manipulate people and crush their dreams. Cross says there has to be some kind of way to get a rematch for Bliss. Bliss says they just have to think up a good plan. Bliss apparently sends Cross away so they can think up that plan.

Back from the break and Natalya and Naomi approach Nikki Cross backstage. they warn her, as the new person on RAW, to not get mixed up with someone like Alexa Bliss. They’re just trying to look out for her because they’ve dealt with Bliss before. Cross says she knows Bliss’ reputation but… Bliss walks in and catches them downing her. They have words and Naomi tells Natalya to just let Cross find out on her own. Naomi says she’s going to give the glow to Bliss later tonight.

Naomi vs Alexa Bliss

We go to the ring and out first comes Naomi. Alexa Bliss is out next with Nikki Cross. Naomi strikes first and knocks Bliss down. They trade slaps now. Bliss comes back with a big clothesline. Bliss with more offense and a close 2 count. Naomi turns it around and mounts some offense. Naomi with a split for a 2 count. Naomi ends up going for the baseball slide to the floor but Bliss moves out of the way and Naomi connects on Cross. They bring it back into the ring and Bliss drops Naomi on her head with a big DDT. Bliss covers for the pin to win.

Winner: Alexa Bliss

After the match, Bliss attacks Naomi and asks Cross to come in. She holds Naomi while Cross readies but just shoves Naomi over, also causing Bliss to hit the mat. Bliss looks confused. Natalya runs down and hits the ring but Cross and Bliss retreat to the floor. Natalya stands tall as we go to commercial.

Natalya & Naomi vs. Nikki Cross & Alexa Bliss

Back from the break and the tag team match is underway. Natalya drops Nikki Cross for a 2 count. Cross fights back but Natalya nails her big clothesline for a 2 count. Cross turns it around just to tag in Bliss. Natalya overpowers Bliss and rams her back into the corner for strikes. Naomi tags in and takes over on Bliss. Naomi rag-dolls Bliss some and hits a Full Nelson slam for a 2 count. Naomi sends Bliss face-first into the turnbuckle and tags Natalya back in. Cross ends up running interference, allowing Bliss to drop Bliss for a 2 count. Cross gets hyped up on the apron now.

Bliss keeps Natalya grounded in the middle of the ring now. Natalya fights up and scoops Bliss for a big slam. Naomi tries to rally the crowd for Natalya. Bliss kicks out at 2. Natalya with a snap suplex, and another. Natalya goes for the Sharpshooter but Bliss fights it off. Cross tags in and starts unloading on Natalya. Cross knocks Naomi off the apron by using Natalya. Cross with more offense and a running bulldog to Natalya for a 2 count. Fans pop as Cross continues to run wild. Cross with a crossbody on Natalya for a close 2 count. Cross gets hyped up again but Natalya rams her into the corner, not seeing Bliss tag in. Bliss doesn’t come in but Cross hits her neckbreaker on Natalya as they come out of the corner. Bliss then comes through the ropes to make the cover for the win.

Winners: Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross

After the match, Bliss’ music hits as the winners stand tall. We go to replays. Naomi and Natalya leave as Cross and Bliss celebrate together.

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