Tuesday July 19th, 2016

WWE held its brand extension draft on Tuesday night, splitting its roster of wrestlers between its two weekly shows, Monday Night Raw and SmackDown.

Raw’s new roster was selected by Stephanie McMahon and general manager Mick Foley, while her brother Shane chose the new cast of SmackDown along with recently retired superstar Daniel Bryan. 

UFC and WWE star Brock Lesnar will headline Raw, while John Cena will go to Smackdown. Joining on Raw Lesnar will be Seth Rollins, and Dean Ambrose will join Cena at Smackdown. 

Raw Roster

Seth Rollins


Finn Balor

Roman Reigns

Brock Lesnar

​The New Day

Sami Zayn

Sasha Banks

Chris Jericho


​Kevin Owens

Enzo & Cass

Gallows & Anderson

Big Show

Nia Jax




Golden Truth

Titus O’Neil


Darren Young

Sin Cara

Jack Swagger

Dudley Boyz

Summer Rae

Mark Henry

Braun Strowman

​Bo Dallas

Shining Stars

Alicia Fox

Dana Brooke

Curtis Axel

SmackDown Roster

Dean Ambrose

A.J. Styles

John Cena

Randy Orton

Bray Wyatt

Becky Lynch

The Miz

Baron Corbin

American Alpha

Dolph Ziggler


Alberto Del Rio

The Usos




The Ascension

Zack Ryder

Apollo Crews

Alexa Bliss


Eva Marie

The Vaudevillains

Erick Rowan

Mojo Rawley


Raw airs each Monday night on USA beginning at 8:00 p.m. Eastern, while SmackDown airs live in the same time on Tuesdays on USA.

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