Tonight is the WWE Elimination Chamber 2015 show!
The Kick-off begins with Renee Young, Booker T, Corey Graves and Byron Saxton at the desk.
Clips of Rusev’s injury.
Rusev is out of the Chamber match and a mystery combatant will replace him.
Backstage Kane and the New Day have a wacky skit. Kane allows all three of them to be in the Chamber for some reason.
Arena shot showing the ELIMINATION CHAMBER hanging above the ring.
Video packages for Cena/Owens.
Tough Enough stuff
Zack Ryder vs. Stardust
Clips of Zack with the bros from Entourage on Raw. Stardust is Orange & Black today. Back and forth. Neither guy is very over. Stardust dodges a kinda-missile dropkick from Zack, then dumps Ryder over the top. Zack recovers and pulls down the top rope, Stardust tumbles to the floor, and Ryder does a missile dropkick from the apron to the floor, cool spot. Back in and Ryder does a sunset flip, Stardust sits down for the pin but holds the ropes and the ref sees it. Ryder rebounds, knocks Stardust into the corner and hits the broski boot for 2. Back up, Stardust dodges an enziguri then hits his finish for the pin.
Weird sitdown segment with Tom Phillips and Lana. Join The Discussion #AskLana
Miz TV with Daniel Bryan. They argue. Crowd does some Yes! chants. Macho Mandow comes down, then Axelmania. They run wild on the Miz. The three celebrate.
Backstage, JoJo interviews Dean Ambrose. He wants the title, etc. Roman Reigns comes over, he has Dean’s back. I smell a turn…
The panel is back to chime in with more thoughts before the PPV proper begins.
JBL is in the ring, with the Elimination Chamber lowered. He explains the rules of the match.
Tag Team Title Elimination Chamber Match
The New Day (c) vs. The Ascension vs. The Lucha Dragons vs. Los Matadores vs. Cesaro & Kidd vs. Prime Time Players
Lucha Dragons and The Ascension to start. They brawl around the ring and on top of the New Day pod. The first team out of a pod is… Cesaro & Kidd. They get a nice pop. Superplex by Cesaro on Kalysto off the top of a pod. Sin Cara breaks up the pinfall. Brawling and power moves. The second team is Los Matadores. Kalysto has climbed up a pod and up the cage into the center of the top, hanging down. Then he falls onto some people. Torito does the same and flies onto the Ascension. They catch him and toss him onto a Matadore. Then double pin and Los Matadores are out. Lucha Dragons with missile dropkicks onto both Ascension. But then they are pinned. Down to Cesaro/Kidd and Ascension until the third team is unlocked… the Prime Time Players. Power moves. Cesaro and Kidd to the top. The Ascension are pinned. Finally all three of the New Day are the last team to enter. Cesaro Kidd and the PTP do a four on three suplex on the New Day in a wacky spot. Big swing on New Day but out of no where, Darren Young rolls up Cesaro and pins him, leaving only the PTP and New Day remaining. Three on one beatdown on Titus. Attention back to Darren. He rebounds and knocks Kofi and Xavier off the top. Titus comes back. Back and forth action with a bunch of suplexes. Finally all three gang up on Titus and clip his knees, and do 3 way pin for the win.
Winners: The New Day
Clips of Rusev getting injured on Smackdown.
Backstage, Lana approaches Dolph Ziggler. They have a flirty chat.
Nikki Bella (c) vs. Paige vs. Naomi
Wild three way brawling. Naomi off the top misses a big splash. Paige controls on Naomi for a bit with Nikki on the floor. Nikki back in. Some nearfalls that the third diva breaks up. Nikki knocked out again, Naomi puts Paige on the top turnbuckle. Nikki runs back in and joins for a tower of doom powerbomb of sorts. Nikki covers Paige for 2. Naomi butt attack on Nikki, covers but Paige breaks it up. Naomi does a crazy reverse hurricanrana on Paige but only gets 2. Nikki hits her finisher on Naomi for the pin.
Brie and Nikki hug and celebrate after the match.
John Cena vs. Kevin Owens
Dueling Cena chants. Owens beats down Cena early and kicks him down. Owens controls early. Owens with a headlock. Cena powers out, goes for an AA but Owens reverses to a DDT for 2. Very slow moving. Cena rolls up Owens as he taunts the crowd, gets 2. Owens gets back in control and punches Cena. Back and forth punches. Owens covers for 2 after a side slam of sorts. Owens with a flipping cannonball on Cena in the corner, covers and gets 2. Cena rebounds and hits some offense. Owens is down and Cena does you can’t see me. Five knuckle shuffle. Owens escapes the AA and hits the popup powerbomb, and Cena kicks out. Back and forth and Cena hits the AA but Owens kicks out. Both on their feet, dueling blows. Superkick by Owens on Cena. Owens does a mock you cant see me, and Cena locks in the STF. Owens drags himself to the bottom rope but Cena pulls him back. Owens kicks Cena off. Owens then grabs Cena and hits an AA! Cena kicks out. JBL loves it. Lawler thinks Owens needs to be taught respect. Cena with a tornado DDT off the middle rope but Owens kicks out. Cena up to the top. Legdrop from the top, Owens kicks out. Owens up and hits a cool roll-up powerbomb move that gets a 2 count. Owens taunts Cena. Back and forth. Cena with a Springboard Stunner and Owens kicks out. Owens and Cena on the corner, Owens does an amazing side suplex off the middle rope and gets two. Owens to the top rope and does a somersault senton! Covers! Cena kicks out. Running clothesline by Cena. Both up, Owens hits a popup Powerbomb and pins Cena!! Awesome match.
After the match, Kevin Owens grabs the mic. He started a fight with John Cena, and he finished that fight. Now that he has beaten John Cena, Owens has some veteran advice – it’s time for you to go. Your time is up and the champ is here.
Reaction from the panel, Renee Young throws to Byron Saxton, Booker T and Corey Graves who are all shocked.
Bo Dallas vs. Neville
Bo has a mic and cuts a promo on Neville on his way to the ring. Moonsault by Neville on Bo on the floor early on. Back inside. Back and forth. Neville hits the Red Arrow in about 5 minutes for the pin.
Ambrose and Reigns chat backstage. HHH comes over and bans Roman from ringside. If Roman gets involved, Dean is DQed. Hmmmm…
Intercontinental Title Elimination Chamber
Mark Henry vs. Sheamus vs. King Barrett vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Ryback vs. R-Truth
Daniel Bryan is shown at ringside holding the IC belt and watching the proceedings. Mark Henry is the replacement for Rusev. He gets a mild pop. He is in a pod at the start. Ziggler and Barrett will be the first two in the ring. Slow brawing back and forth, they are pacing themselves early. Barrett controls. Truth is first to be released. He goes after Barrett to a tepid crowd reaction. Barrett with some sidekicks to Ziggler’s head and covers for 2. Barrett throws Ziggler into Henry’s pod and breaks it open! Henry escapes and goes to attack on Barrett. Huge splash but doesn’t pin him. Countdown to the second pod opening and it’s Ryback. He goes after Henry. Everyone is out now but Sheamus. R-Truth hits the Lie Detector on Barrett and PINS him. Yowza. Some mild brawling. The countdown buzzes, but Sheamus’ pod doesn’t open. Rollups based on the distraction. Dolph, Ryback and Truth team up on Henry but Ryback clotheslines Ziggler anyway. Ryback hits Shell Shock on R Truth for the pin. Sheamus still in the pod. Brawling continues. Sheamus is freed!!! He pins Henry. Down to Sheamus, Ryback and Dolph. They hit some moves on each other. Sheamus hits the Brogue Kick on Dolph and pins him. These two bulls go at it. Running powerslam by Ryback. Brawling. Ryback grabs Sheamus on the apron area and powerbombs him against the cage then into the ring. Cool spot. Ryback back in and hits the Shell shock and gets the pin. Huh how about that.
Winner and NEW Intercontinental Champion: Ryback
Daniel Bryan comes into the ring and gets on the mic. He says Ryback desserves it and does a Yes! chant. Ryback grabs the mic and thanks him. Crowd is loving it.
Money in the Bank is in two weeks. First two matches announced.
John Cena vs. Kevin Owens rematch
Money in the Bank Ladder Match
Dolph Ziggler vs. Neville vs. Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Sheamus vs. ??? vs ???
Seth Rollins/Dean Ambrose video packages.
WWE World Heavyweight Title
Seth Rollins (c) vs. Dean Ambrose
Match is starting after 10:30 which is late but they can go however long they want I guess. Ambrose controls to start. Rollins takes a breather on the floor with J&J and Kane. Back in and Ambrose again in control. Top rope leg drop gets 2. Eventually J&J interfere and Rollins begins some offense. Double stomp by Rollins on Ambrose hanging from the middle rope. Rollins in control. Announcers compare Ambrose being champion to when Stone Cold was champion. Some back and forth rollups all get 2. Ambrose with a cool sit out frontface powerbomb for 2. Brawling moves to the floor. Ambrose flies at Rollins from the ring across the announce tables. Back into the ring. Back and forth. Ambrose with a great top rope elbow drop for 2. J&J distract repeatedly. Kane up on the apron. Things calm down a bit. Ambrose up top, but Rollins pulls the ref in front and the ref is out. Uh oh. Rollins charges but Ambrose hits Dirty Deeds. No ref! Another ref runs down and counts… the pin!? Wow!
Winner and NEW WWE Champion: Dean Ambrose
Wait, the other ref is up. The refs are conferring. A ref goes to talk to Lillian Garcia. The first ref disqualified Rollins for pulling him in front. So instead.
Winner by DQ: Dean Ambrose
Ambrose has the belt and is attacked by Kane, Noble and Mercury with Seth. Then the Shield music hits and Roman Reigns runs in from the entrance, taking out Seth, then Kane. Roman and Dean clear the ring. Dean still has the belt. Roman does that funny tongue thing. They are such bros. Dean grabs the mic. He said because he won the match, he’s taking the title. Dean and Roman leave through the crowd to Dean’s music.
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