The following are the big news stories coming out of Monday’s RAW:
– John Cena announced that he is the first superstar officially entered into the 2013 Royal Rumble match. Cena vowed to become WWE champion once again in 2013.
– If WWE Champion CM Punk is not medically cleared to wrestle Ryback in a TLC match on next week’s live episode of RAW, Punk’s manager Paul Heyman will take his place.
– Wade Barrett defeated Kofi Kingston to capture the Intercontinental championship for the second time. Kingston will get a rematch on Friday’s SmackDown. Here’s video of the match, followed by a backstage Tout video of Barrett right after his win:
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