WWE 2016 BattleGround & Monday Raw Live Stream & Highlights

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Monday Raw Highlights At Money in the Bank, Dean Ambrose won the Money in the Bank ladder match and subsequently the WWE World Heavyweight Championship by cashing in his contract on Seth Rollins, who had just won the title from Roman Reigns. After a #1 Contender’s match between Reigns and Rollins ended in a double countout the following night on Raw, Ambrose requested to defended the title against both Reigns and Rollins. Accordingly, Shane McMahon scheduled a triple threat match between all three men for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Battleground. On June 21, two days after Money in the Bank, Reigns was suspended for 30 days for violating the WWE’s Wellness Program, which uses drug testing to detect substance abuse. Pro Wrestling Torchreported that WWE knew of the violation before Money in the Bank, leading to Reigns losing his world title at the event.Monday Raw Highlights on TVWith Reigns’s suspension ending before Battleground, WWE continued to advertise Reigns as part of the Battleground main event. On the June 27 episode of Raw, both Rollins and Ambrose acknowledged Reigns’s suspension on television. However, Stephanie McMahonopted not to remove Reigns from the Battleground match, and instead gave AJ Styles and John Cena the opportunity to qualify for the match by matches against Ambrose and Rollins. Styles and Cena lost, when they each interfered in each other’s matches. On June 29, the WWE World Heavyweight Championship was renamed as the WWE Championship. On July 18, a match for the WWE Championship between Ambrose and Rollins ended in both men pinning each other simultaneously. While Raw commissioner Stephanie McMahon declared Rollins the new champion, the referee ruled the match a draw, with Ambrose retaining the title.[11][12]The next day on SmackDown Live, Ambrose defeated Rollins in a rematch. On the same show, Ambrose was drafted to SmackDown, while Rollins and Reigns were drafted to Raw.Related