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Arena Report - Kansas Expocentre

The tournament to find the next Women's Champion continues as RAW comes to the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka. The Superstars will battle in Landon Arena, one of five major facilities on the Expocentre grounds.

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Mickie James visits Fort Riley

Hours before Monday night's RAW in Topeka, Kan., RAW Diva Mickie James got down and dirty when she reported for duty at Fort Riley. The former Women's Champion visited the 100,000-plus acre military reservation in Northeast Kansas to show her support for the United States military men and women who are serving their country overseas. Nearly 300 WWE fans showed up to greet Mickie, who signed autographs and took photos with the fans for over an hour.

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Checkmate

On one incredible night in Topeka, John Cena and D-Generation X provided the RAW highlights of one of the most memorable Mondays in sports-entertainment history. DX had a great night, removing Jonathon Coachman from the building and seizing control of RAW. But John Cena had a better night, as he once again defied the odds by successfully defending the WWE Championship against his bitter rival, Edge.

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Behind the steel

The Steel Cage Match itself can be one of the most brutal specialty matches WWE has to offer, and in its near 50-year history, the WWE Championship has been defended inside the cage on many occasions. And from those Steel Cage Matches have come some of the most memorable moments in WWE history.

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