Asuka forced Emma to submit to the Asuka Lock for the win. The following week, James received gifts, including adult diapers and a walker. Strowman recovered and attacked Kane, Cesaro, Sheamus, and Miz until the four incapacitated Strowman and threw him into the garbage truck. Their impromptu match ended when Jordan pinned Elias with a to win. In the climax, Amore poked the eye of Kalisto whilst the referee was distracted and executed a on Kalisto to win the title for a record-tying second time. On 205 Live, Amore clarified that due to their actions, none of the cruiserweights could challenge him for the title.
Alicia Fox and Sasha Banks were involved in a triple threat match with Bayley to determine Team Raw's captain for the women's team at Survivor Series, which was won by Fox. Two days prior to the event, two of the originally scheduled wrestlers were removed from the match card due to a viral infection. The two then faced off where Reigns defeated Miz, but Reigns received a beat down. He also announced that there would be two traditional , one 5-on-5 male match and one 5-on-5 female match. However, Gallagher assisted Kendrick by attacking , aligning himself with Kendrick and beginning a feud between Gallagher and Alexander.
It was the ninth event under the chronology. Angle decided that if Strowman beat Reigns in their , a fifth member could be added, but if Reigns won, Strowman would be off Miz's team. Fox was granted the match, but again lost to Banks by submission. The main event was originally scheduled to be , Roman Reigns, and reunion match, however, Reigns was replaced by Raw General Manager , and they defeated the team of , , , , in a. Angle interrupted and backed up both clauses, but introduced as the newest member of the cruiserweight division and who would not be affected by either clause as he had joined the division after they had been signed. Strowman performed a on Angle through a table, prompting medical personnel to escort Angle backstage. The event was also notable for the main roster debut of , who defeated.
The following night on Raw, at Amore's request, General Manager Kurt Angle signed a no-contact clause; if any cruiserweight attacked Amore, they could not challenge for the championship. Ambrose and Rollins tackled Kane through the barricade. Asuka made her main roster in-ring debut at the event where she defeated. Styles performed a Phenomenal Forearm for a nearfall. He thanked Wyatt for their No Mercy match and said he would now focus on regaining the.
Also on the following 205 Live, after Cedric Alexander and Rich Swann defeated the team of Noam Dar and Tony Nese, they were confronted by Gentleman Jack Gallagher and The Brian Kendrick. After that, Alexa Bliss defended the Raw Women's Championship against Mickie James. The following night on Raw, Bálor was interviewed backstage. Angle then applied the ankle lock on Miz, who escaped. Later, Strowman attempted to brutalize , but The Shield stopped Strowman and performed a triple powerbomb on him through the broadcast table. The following night on Raw, James challenged Bliss to repeat her comments, and, after Bliss insulted James again, attacked the champion. Ambrose, Rollins, and Angle then performed The Shield's on Miz, with Angle pinning Miz to win the match.
During the steel cage match, returned from a ten-month hiatus by tearing through the ring canvas and chokeslammed Reigns, allowing Strowman to win. At , defeated Bayley, Sasha Banks, Emma, and in a to retain the. After some remarks from Amore, however, Angle rescheduled the Cruiserweight Championship match for that night and made it a , lifting the second no-contact clause. In the climax, Bliss performed a on James to retain the title. James then chased after Bliss and attacked her, but Bliss escaped.
Alexander performed a on Kendrick to score the win. Banks forced Fox to submit to the to win the match. They gave Alexander the option to join them and allowed him one week to make a decision, while also stating that they would be coming after Swann the following week. After being dominated by Miz, Cesaro, Sheamus, Strowman, and Kane, Ambrose and Rollins fought back and attacked the five. As a result, two of the matches were changed, one of which became an interpromotional match with a wrestler from the brand. However, before they could attack Amore, he revealed that Angle signed another no-contact clause, with this one stating that they would be fired. The following night on 205 Live, Swann defeated Gallagher after Alexander thwarted Kendrick's attempted interference.
On the September 11 episode of Raw, it was announced that wrestler , who had just relinquished the due to injury, was signed to Raw. In the preceding months on 205 Live, and had been feuding with each other. . The two had a rematch the following week where Bliss again retained. The following week, and attacked Ambrose and Rollins, following an attack by , and Reigns defeated Miz by disqualification after Cesaro and Sheamus interfered. Later, Amore's championship celebration was interrupted by the entire cruiserweight division and Neville attacked Amore despite the no-contact clause. The three heels performed The Shield's signature triple powerbomb on Reigns.
As Ambrose and Rollins were being dominated, Angle returned and performed an on Sheamus on the entrance ramp and performed another Angle Slam on Cesaro through a table. Kane accidentally struck Strowman with a chair, leading to Strowman confronting Kane. Alexander turned down their offer and Swann defeated Kendrick. Before the show ended, Reigns was approached backstage by Ambrose and Rollins. At No Mercy, defeated to win the. In the end, Bálor performed the on Styles for the win.