WWE Raw, likewise referred to as Monday Evening Raw or just WWE Raw Live , is a specialist fumbling tv program that presently broadcasts survive on Monday nights WWE Raw at 8 pm EST on the US Network in the USA. The program’s name is additionally utilized to describe the Raw brand name, where WWE workers are designated to function and also execute on that particular program; the various other programs and also brand names presently being SmackDown and also WWE NXT. The program debuted on January 11, 1993 and also has actually because been taken into consideration as the front runner program of WWE.
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Raw relocated from the UNITED STATE Network to TNN in September 2000, which was rebranded to Spike TELEVISION in August 2003. On October 3, 2005, Raw went back to the UNITED STATE Network, where it continues to be today. Since December 9, 2016, all episodes of the program, older compared to Thirty Days, are currently readily available as needed on the WWE Network.
Given that its very first episode, Raw has actually relayed online from 208 various sectors in 171 cities as well as communities in eleven various countries (the USA, Canada, the UK, Afghanistan in 2005, Iraq in 2006 as well as 2007, South Africa, Germany, Japan, Italy, and also Mexico).
Complying with the 1000th episode on July 23, 2012, Raw ended up being a three-hour program from 2 hrs, a layout that had actually formerly been scheduled for unique episodes.
Starting as WWF’s Monday Evening Raw, the program very first broadcast on January 11, 1993 on the U.S.A Network as a substitute for Prime-time show Fumbling, which broadcast on the network for 8 years. The initial Raw was sixty mins in size and also damaged brand-new ground in telecasted expert fumbling. Commonly, fumbling programs were taped on sound stages with tiny target markets or at large sector programs. The Raw formula was substantially various from the taped weekend break reveals that broadcast at the time such as Superstars as well as Fumbling Obstacle. Rather than suits taped weeks beforehand with workshop voice overs as well as taped conversation, Raw was a program shot and also broadcast to an online target market, with angles playing out as they occurred.
Raw stemmed from the Grand Ballroom at the Manhattan Facility, a tiny New york city City cinema, as well as broadcast real-time every week. The mix of an intimate place as well as live activity verified to be an effective enhancement. Nonetheless, the once a week online timetable showed to be an economic drainpipe on the WWF. From Springtime 1993 up till Springtime 1997, Raw would certainly tape numerous weeks’ well worth of episodes after an online episode had actually broadcast. The WWF taped a number of weeks’ well worth of Raw from the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie, New York City in April 1993, as well as once more in June as well as October (from 1984– 1986, the Civic Center was the house of an additional WWF TELEVISION program, Champion Fumbling). The very first episode created beyond New york city was taped in Bushkill, Pennsylvania in November 1993 and also Raw left the Manhattan Facility completely as the program would certainly be handled the roadway throughout the USA and also had in smaller sized places.
On September 4, 1995, the WWF’s primary rival Globe Champion Fumbling (WCW) started broadcasting its brand-new fumbling program, Monday Nitro, live every week on TNT, which noted the beginning of the Monday Evening Wars  Raw as well as Nitro went head-to-head for the very first time on September 11, 1995. At the beginning of the scores battle in 1995 via to mid-1996, Raw as well as Nitro traded triumphes over each other in a carefully objected to competition. Starting in mid-1996, nevertheless, as a result of the nWo angle, Nitro began a scores win-streak that lasted for 84 successive weeks, upright April 13, 1998.  On February 3, 1997, Raw mosted likely to a two-hour layout,  to take on the additional hr on Nitro, as well as by March 10, it was relabelled to Raw Is Battle. After WrestleMania XIV in March 1998, the WWF reclaimed the lead in the Monday Evening Battles with its brand-new “WWF Mindset” brand name. The April 13, 1998 episode of Raw Is Battle, which was headlined by a suit in between Rock Cold Steve Austin and also Vince McMahon, noted the very first time that WCW had actually shed the head-to-head Monday evening scores fight in the 84 weeks considering that 1996.  Raw was referred to as Raw is Battle throughout the Monday Evening Wars.
On January 4, 1999, Mick Foley, that had actually battled for WCW throughout the very early 1990s as Cactus Jack, won the WWF Champion as Humanity on Raw Is Battle. On orders from Bischoff, Nitro commentator Tony Schiavone handed out this formerly taped outcome on a real-time Nitro then sardonically included, “That’s going to place some butts in the seats”, subsequently causing over 600,000 visitors changing networks to Raw Is Battle to see the underdog capture the WWF Champion. This was additionally the evening that Nitro broadcast a WCW Globe Heavyweight Champion suit where Kevin Nash put down for Hollywood Hogan after Hogan jabbed him in the upper body.
On September 25, 2000, Raw Is Battle relocated from the UNITED STATE Network to TNN (which later on ended up being Spike TELEVISION). The brand-new tv agreement with Viacom, TNN/Spike TELEVISION’s moms and dad firm, as well as the succeeding acquisition of rival WCW brought about several adjustments in WWF’s programs material.
WCW’s sharp decrease in profits as well as scores brought about Time Detector offering chosen possessions such as the WCW name, tapes, as well as agreements to the WWF in March 2001 for $3 million. The last episode of Nitro, which broadcast on March 26, 2001, started with Vince McMahon making a brief declaration concerning his current acquisition of WCW as well as finished with a simulcast with Raw on TNN and also Nitro on TNT consisting of a look by Vince’s child Shane. The more youthful McMahon disturbed his papa’s gloating over the WCW acquisition to discuss that Shane was the one that really possessed WCW, establishing exactly what came to be the WWF’s “Intrusion” story. Adhering to the acquisition of WCW and also the September 11 assaults, the program was retitled as Raw on October 1, 2001, completely retiring the Raw Is Battle tag.
In March 2002, as a result of the too much of skill left over from the Intrusion story, WWF set up a procedure called the “brand name expansion”, under which Raw and also SmackDown would certainly be dealt with as 2 distinctive departments, each with their very own lineups and also champions. Soon afterwards, the WWF was legitimately called for to transform the name of the firm to Globe Fumbling Home Entertainment (WWE).
On March 10, 2005, Viacom and also WWE determined not to happen with the arrangement with Spike TELEVISION, successfully finishing Raw and also various other WWE programs’s period on the network when their offer ran out in September 2005. On April 4, 2005, WWE revealed a three-year handle NBCUniversal to bring Raw back to its previous residence, the UNITED STATE Network, with 2 annual specials on NBC and also a Spanish Raw on Telemundo. On the exact same week as Raw’s go back to the UNITED STATE Network, Spike TELEVISION arranged Ultimate Combating Champion’s real-time Ultimate Battle Evening in Raw’s old timeslot in an effort to go head-to-head with Raw.
On the August 29, 2011 episode of Raw, it was introduced that entertainers from Raw and also SmackDown were no more unique to their particular brand name, hence properly liquifying the brand name expansion.  On July 23, 2012, Raw broadcast its 1000th episode, which additionally started its irreversible three-hour format.On January 14, 2013, Raw commemorated its 20th year on the air. On May 25, 2016, WWE reestablished the brand name split, as well as a brand-new established with red ring ropes, a brand-new phase, made use of at SummerSlam. Additionally, the program table was relocated to the entryway ramp just like just how it remained in 2002– 2005. [citation required] On January 22, 2018, WWE commemorated the 25th wedding anniversary of Raw with a simulcast program at the Barclay’s Facility in Brooklyn as well as the house of the initial Monday Evening Raw, the Manhattan Facility. On the February 20 episode of Raw, 6 days prior to Removal Chamber, 7 individuals of the men’s Removal Chamber suit, Braun Strowman, Elias, Finn Bálor, John Cena, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins as well as The Miz, were associated with a Gauntlet suit that started with Reigns and also Rollins. Strowman won the Onslaught suit by pinning The Miz in just what was the lengthiest suit in WWE background, lasting almost 2 hrs.