Backstage Notes From Raw, Spoilers For Planned Survivor Series Matches

Brock Lesnar

On tonight’s Raw from Green Bay, Wisconsin, Universal Champion Brock Lesnar will respond to WWE Champion Jinder Mahal’s challenge for a match at Survivor Series. According to, Lesnar will accept Mahal’s challenge for a match and the word going around backstage at Raw is that John Cena will be the special guest referee.

Another match scheduled for Survivor Series is a match pitting the women of Raw against the women of SmackDown LIVE. Tonight on Raw, Sasha Banks will face Bayley to determine the captain of Team Raw.

A Traditional Survivor Series Match where WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore leads a team of Tony Nese, Drew Gulak, Noam Dar and Ariya Daivari against Kalisto’s team of himself, Sin Cara, Rich Swann, Cedric Alexander and Mustafa Ali is also expected to be announced.

A number of Smackdown talents are backstage at Raw to set up matches for Survivor Series, including Shane McMahon.

WWE plans on having Raw Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss face SmackDown Women’s Champion Natalya at Survivor Series.

Intercontinental champion The Miz will face United States Champion Baron Corbin at Survivor Series.

Raw Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose will face SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos at Survivor Series.

Kane is backstage at Raw and there’s talk of him facing Braun Strowman at Survivor Series.