WWE Superstar and former member of the Shield
Location: Hampton, VA
Date: July 12, 2013
Commentators: Josh Mathews, Michael Cole, and JBL
Daniel Bryan makes his way to the ring. Christian makes his way to the ring.
Daniel Bryan vs. Christian
Both men look at the briefcase above the ring, before locking up. Daniel gets an Arm Bar applied, but is backed into the ropes. Daniel runs the ropes, but is taken out with a shoulder. Christian goes to the second rope, connecting with a Missile Dropkick. Pin, but a kick out. Daniel goes on the apron, shouldering an oncoming Christian. Bryan whips Christian, driving a knee into his gut. Daniel connects with a Knee Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Christian is locked in a Surfboard Stretch, but he kicks away. Bryan is slapped and whipped into the corner. Daniel catches Christian in the face with his foot, but is taken out with a Spinebuster. Pin, but a kick out. Christian goes to the second rope, connecting with a European Uppercut. Pin, but a kick out. Daniel runs at Christian, but is sent to the floor with a Back Body Drop. Christian goes for a Baseball Slide, but Bryan moves. Daniel goes to the apron, connecting with a knee to Christian’s face.
Daniel runs to a cornered Christian for a Dropkick, but comes up short. Christian goes for a pin, but to no avail. A Neckbreaker by Christian follows. Pin, but a kick out by Bryan. Christian kicks Daniel’s back, following with a Head Lock. Daniel gets out, throwing Christian to the floor. Daniel runs to Christian, but is hit in the face. Daniel is dragged to the floor, but elbows Christian in the face. Christian leans against the steel steps, as Daniel Drop Kicks his arm. Both are back in the ring, as Daniel kicks Christian from the corner. Daniel does a backflip off the corner, but is taken down with a Sunset Flip. Pin, but a kick out. Daniel runs to Christian, but is taken into the ropes with a Drop Toe Hold. Christian goes to the floor, slapping him in the face. Christian goes top rope, missing with a Crossbody. Daniel goes top rope, as he misses with a Diving Headbutt. Christian throws another slap, then going for a Tornado DDT. Daniel throws him away, following with kicks to the chest. Daniel goes for a Roundhouse, but Christian reverses into a Reverse DDT. Christian goes for a Spear, but is caught with a kick to the chest. Christian is then taken out with a Roundhouse to the head. Pin, but a kick out. Daniel kicks Christian in the corner, following with a Dropkick. Bryan goes for another, but Christian connects with a Spear. Pin, but a kick out. Christian goes for the Killswitch, but is almost put in the Yes Lock. Christian is thrown into the corner, as he jumps off. Daniel grabs him, putting him in the Yes Lock for the win.
Winner: Daniel Bryan via submission
Teddy Long is backstage, talking on the phone. Dolph Ziggler enters, as he is told he has the night off. Ziggler says he wants to compete. Long says Alberto Del Rio is competing, and doesn’t want Ziggler to interfere. Long says this past Monday, Vickie was fired. Long doesn’t want to see the same thing happen to him. Ziggler accuses Long of being friends with Alberto Del Rio. Long denies it, telling him adios. Long goes to explain what it means, as Dolph tells him it means he will win the World Heavyweight Championship this Sunday.
Seth Rollins makes his way to the ring, with Roman Reigns. Jimmy and Jey Uso are in the ring.
1/2 WWE Tag Team Champion Seth Rollins w/ Roman Reigns vs. Jey Uso w/ Jimmy Uso
They lock up, as Seth locks in a Waist Lock. A Hammer Lock follows, but Jey gets in a Head Lock. Rollins is whipped, as he is taken out with an elbow. Rollins is slapped in the corner. A Snapmare and forearm follow to Rollins. Pin, but a kick out. Jey is put in the corner, as he elbows an oncoming Seth. Jey goes top rope, but is tripped. Pin, but a kick out. Seth connects with a Back Suplex. Pin, but a kick out. Rollins connects with a Corner Elbow Strike. Rollins locks in a Rear Chinlock. Jey fights out, but is thrown into the corner. Rollins throws chops to Jey, but he takes out Seth with elbows and a Superkick. Jey connects with a Stinger Splash and Running Hip Strike. Roman gets on the apron, but is kicked by Jimmy on the floor. Rollins is distracted, and is hit with a Pop Up Samoan Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Jey goes on the top rope, but is distracted when Roman takes out Jimmy. Rollins trips him, and connects with Black Out for the win.
Winner: Seth Rollins via pinfall
A highlight from Raw is shown, where Vickie Guerrero was fired. Afterwards, Brad Maddox was named the Raw General Manager.
Chris Jericho makes his way to the ring. Curtis Axel, with Paul Heyman, makes his way to the ring.
Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel w/ Paul Heyman vs. Chris Jericho
Axel throws multiple kicks to Jericho in the corner. Axel whips Jericho in the opposite corner, but is taken out with multiple chops. Jericho connects with a Spinning Back Elbow. Jericho goes top rope, connecting with a Missile Dropkick. Axel throws some elbows to the back of the head of Jericho. Axel whips Jericho, as he does a Float Over. Axel hits his shoulder against the ring post. Jericho goes for the Codebreaker, but Axel drops him on the turn buckles. Axel pins, but a kick out.
Axel drops an elbow from the second rope. Pin, but a kick out. Axel grinds his arm against Jericho’s face. Axel chokes Jericho against the ropes. Jericho chops Axel, and whips him. Jericho kicks a bowing Axel. Jericho grabs a Waist Lock, as Axel goes for a Lariat. Jericho reverses into a Northern Lights. Pin, but a kick out. Jericho goes for the Walls, but Axel reverses. Axel connects with a Saito Suplex. Axel chops Jericho, and whips him in the corner. Axel dives for him, but Jericho moves. Jericho goes top rope, connecting with a Crossbody. Pin, but a kick out. Jericho connects with a Bulldog. Jericho goes for the Lionsault, but Axel moves. Jericho lands on his feet. Axel gets Jericho in the ropes, connecting with a Neckbreaker. Pin, but a kick out. Axel picks up Jericho, but is reverses into the Walls. Axel transitions it into a Small Package. Kick out by Jericho. Axel is hit in the face with an Enziguri. Pin, but a kick out. Axel is thrown to the floor, with a Back Body Drop. Jericho goes for a Baseball Slide, Axel moves. Jericho is taken out with a Lariat. Jericho is thrown into the ring, as Axel goes to get back in also. Jericho connects with a Codebreaker, as Axel falls back to the floor. Axel is counted out.
Winner: Chris Jericho via count out
Axel rages, throwing chairs and monitors.
Miz makes his way to the ring.
Ryback makes his way to the ring.
Miz vs. Ryback
They lock up, as Ryback is thrown into the corner. They lock up again, as Ryback is thrown in the corner again. Ryback goes for a Lariat, but is taken into a Waist Lock. Ryback goes for another Lariat, but is thrown over the top rope. Ryback grabs his left knee, as Miz connects with a Baseball Slide. Ryback gets back in the ring, as Miz goes for a Roll Up. Miz has his head smashed into the mat a few time. Ryback follows with a Front Powerslam. Ryback follows with a Leg Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Ryback Spears Miz in the corner. Ryback hard whips Miz into the opposite corner, as he falls to the mat. Miz throws some fists, as Ryback picks him up. Miz gets away, connecting with a Chop Block. Miz runs the ropes, but is taken out with a shoulder. Ryback slams Miz to the mat. Ryback follows with a Body Slam. Ryback goes for a Body Splash, but is kneed in the gut. Miz throws fists and runs the ropes. Miz connects with a Low Dropkick to Ryback’s knee. A Knee Lift and Big Boot follows. Miz connects with a Corner Lariat, and goes top rope. Miz connects with a Double Axe Handle. Miz grabs the leg, but is kicked into the corner. Miz grabs the leg, connecting with a Leg DDT. Miz ties Ryback’s leg in the ropes, kicking it. Ryback goes to kick an oncoming Miz, but his leg is caught. Miz connects with a Knee Breaker. Ryback yells at the ref that his is injured, as he is helped to his feet. Ryback connects with the Meat Hook and Shell Shock for the win.
Winner: Ryback via pinfall
Backstage, Renee Young speaks with Sheamus about his Money in the Bank match and Randy Orton. Sheamus speaks of St. Patrick driving the snakes out of Ireland, and plans to do the same. Sheamus says as for Sunday, he isn’t afraid of heights. Sheamus says that when he wins the Money in the Bank Contract, pints are on him. Sheamus leaves, but comes back to compliment Renee, calling her cute.
Teddy Long is in the ring, for a WWE Diva’s Championship signing. AJ and Kaitlyn are sitting at the table, with the ring surround with Divas and Big E Langston. AJ mocks them, saying half of them don’t like Kaitlyn. AJ says no one cared about the Diva’s division until she won it. Teddy cuts her speech short, saying they don’t have time. AJ signs it, but tells Kaitlyn that she doesn’t want to sign it. AJ says she will embarrass Kaitlyn more than she has. Layla takes the pen from AJ, giving it to Kaitlyn. The contract is signed, as Teddy makes the match official. AJ says she tried to help Kaitlyn. AJ begins black mailing Kaitlyn, with the texts she sent to the secret admirer. In the texts, she belittles Natalya, Cameron and Naomi. Kaitlyn throws the phone, as AJ says Hulk Smash. AJ says Big E is good with technology and pointing, as Langston directs everyone’s attention to the Titantron. AJ shows more texts. AJ says if Kaitlyn should tear up the contract, and walk away. Kaitlyn says she manipulated, but it won’t work again. Kaitlyn says she won’t let a psychopath destroy her again. Kaitlyn says she will become champion once again, as AJ will be in a padded cell. AJ slaps her, as Kaitlyn pushes the desk to AJ. This traps her in the corner, as she throws punches. Big E is in the ring, as Kaitlyn smacks him in the face. Kaitlyn follows with a Spear to AJ.
Wade Barrett is in the ring. Fandango dances his way to the ring.
Fandango w/ Summer Rae vs. Wade Barrett
Wade connects with a Big Boot, after Fandango dances around. Pin, but a kick out. Wade whips Fandango into the corner, following with a Backbreaker. Wade connects with multiple knees to the face. Barrett puts Fandango on the top rope. The Rhodes Scholars come to the ring, and start yelling at the Real Americans ringside. Fandango connects with a kick, and rolls up Barrett for the win.
Winner: Fandango via pinfall
In a video package, the Wyatt Family’s debut is shown. They are shown attacking Kane, smashing his head with the steel steps. This is the attack which ended up taking him out of the Money in the Bank Match.
Alberto Del Rio makes his way to the ring. Sin Cara makes his way to the ring. Sin Cara dives in the ring during his entrance, attacking Del Rio. Alberto escapes the ring, but Cara grabs him and throws him back in. Cara connect with Zig Zag, doing Dolph Ziggler’s signature taunt. “Sin Cara” makes his way to the back.
Vickie Guerrero comes out, yelling that Teddy Long is a liar. Long comes out, saying Stephanie McMahon had two words for her. Long had one for her, security. The security comes out, taking Guerrero out of the arena.
Backstage, Long comes after Sin Cara calling him Dolph. Ziggler comes up next to Sin Cara and Long, saying he left his phone in the locker room. Ziggler says Cara looked great out there.
Sheamus makes his way to the ring. Randy Orton makes his way to the ring.
Sheamus vs. Randy Orton
They lock up, as Orton and Sheamus are in the corner. Orton and Sheamus trade fists in the corner, as Orton punches him top rope. Sheamus connects with a Suplex. Pin, but a kick out. Orton is locked in an Arm Bar, as he headbutts out. Sheamus connects with a Front Powerslam. Sheamus is sent to the floor by Orton. They take the fight to the floor, as Orton is thrown into the announce table. Sheamus is whipped to the steel steps, but stops himself. Orton connects with a Clothesline to Sheamus.
Orton has Sheamus in a Headlock. Sheamus gets out with fists, but is hit with a Dropkick. Pin, but a kick out. Orton locks in a Headlock, also with a Body Scissors. Sheamus once again gets out, as the two begin trading fists. Orton is taken out with a Lariat, after he pushed Sheamus into the ropes. Sheamus connects with some running Double Axe Handles. Sheamus goes for a Knee Lift, but Orton connects with Lariats. Orton connects with a Scoop Slam. Sheamus connects with the Irish Curse. Pin, but a kick out. Sheamus goes for White Noise, but is hit with a Backbreaker. Orton goes for a DDT, but Sheamus puts him on the apron. Sheamus snaps his neck against the ropes, and connects with clubs to the chest. Sheamus follows with a Rolling Senton. Sheamus calls for a Brogue Kick, but Orton dodges. Orton attacks Sheamus on the top rope, connecting with a Rope Hung DDT. Orton goes for an RKO, but Sheamus pushes him away. Sheamus goes top rope, but is tripped. Orton and Sheamus trade fists, as both men fall from the top rope. Daniel Bryan runs to the ring, grabbing a ladder. Bryan takes out both men with the ladder.
Bryan sets up the ladder in the ring, and climbs it. Sheamus goes after him, pulling Bryan off the ladder. Bryan is sent to the floor. Christian comes out, and stops Sheamus. Christian climbs the ladder, but Sheamus takes him down again. Both men climb the ladder, as Sheamus falls. Daniel Bryan pushes the ladder, as Christian falls off. Bryan goes to climb it, but is hit with an RKO. Randy climbs the ladder, retrieving the briefcase.