Found July 02, 2013 on
I have two things before I begin this week. I didn’t see this week’s Raw live because it was Canada Day (July 1, 1867 is Canada’s birthday) and I was at a fireworks show with friends. I didn’t read results or look at social media before watching the show on Tuesday morning. To my fellow Canadians, I hope you had a great Canada Day. To those in America, enjoy the July 4th Independence Day holiday on Thursday and the upcoming weekend.I’m going to cut down on the length of this column/review as best I can. Doing play by play when Raw was two hours was fine. For a three hour show it’s getting to be too much. For matches I will cut back on detailing every move, but will make sure to mention the key spots. It may not be that noticeable at first.Live from Sioux City, Iowa this is the Raw Deal for episode #1049. Follow me on Twitter @johnreport.Raw began with the Managing Supervisor Vickie Guerrero announcing a special match: WWE Champion John Cena going up against World Heavyweight Champio...

ThunderStruck: WWE Raw Analysis 07/01/13

The show starts with the WWE Title MITB participants coming out at various times(except Rob Van Dam). Randy Orton ends up delivering an RKO to Kane, but no other action breaks out.^I applaud WWE’s effort to keep everyone relevant for the MITB ladder match. This was a solid opening segment that focused on the pay per view and also focused on the top three way rivalry on television...
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