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The first night of the WWE World Title tournament is in the books from Monday’s Raw in Manchester, England.
The first round concludes with three matches at Tuesday’s Smackdown TV taping in Manchester.
The quarter-finals then take place on next week’s WWE TV leading into the final rounds at the Survivor Series PPV to determine a new WWE champion.
- Roman Reigns beat Big Show (11/9 Raw)
- Cesaro beat Sheamus (11/9 Raw)
- Reigns-Cesaro quarter-final match next week
- Alberto Del Rio vs. Stardust (11/12 SD)
- Kalisto vs. Ryback (11/12 SD)
- Kevin Owens beat Titus O’Neil (11/9 Raw)
- Neville vs. King Barrett (11/12 SD)
- Owens vs. Neville-Barrett winner quarter-final match next week
- Dolph Ziggler beatThe Miz (11/9 Raw)
- Dean Ambrose beat Tyler Breeze (11/9 Raw)
- Ziggler-Ambrose quarter-final match next week