Hey everyone and welcome to Inside Pulse Wrestling’s LIVE COVERAGE of WWE Battleground 2015.
There are only 5 matches for the main show + the kick-off match, and tons of rumors surrounding the event.
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We’ll get live results up as they happen until 11PM Eastern or later if they go later.
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The Kick-off show is filled with video packages and panel discussions. Tom Phillips did do a sit-down with Paul Heyman.
Battle for the Crown
King Barrett vs. R-Truth
Match went back and forth for about 9 minutes. Barrett picked up the clean win after a Bull Hammer.
PPV Proper begins
Announcers are Michael Cole, JBL and Jerry Lawler.
Introductory video package.
Sheamus vs. Randy Orton
You Look Stupid chant to start for Sheamus. Feeling out process and slow start. Back and forth. Slugfest with some Yay Nay on the punches. Both try signature moves and dodge, Sheamus with the Brogue Kick and Randy with the RKO. White Noise by Sheamus gets a 2 count. Match slows back down. Finish sees Randy hit the RKO for the pin.
Winner: Randy Orton
Video of the woman’s segment from Raw
Backstage JoJo interviews Stephanie McMahon and she announces a tripe threat match with one representative from each of the trios.
WWE Tag Team Titles
Prime Time Players vs. New Day
Big E cuts a promo on the way to the ring. Kofi and Big E are the team for the match and Xavier is on the floor. Match is back and forth. Titus hits the Clash of the Titus (a sit out powerbomb) on Big E for the clean pin.
Winners: Prime Time Players
Backstage Paige meets with Charlotte and Becky Lynch.
Bray Wyatt vs. Roman Reigns
Mixed reaction for both. Wyatt geting support during the match. Match slows down with Bray in control. Long heat sequence. Crowd is booing Roman for most things. Dueling chants for Wyatt – Let’s Go Wyatt and Wyatt Sucks. Roman off the ropes but Wyatt catches him for Sister Abigail. Roman floats back and hits a Superman Punch but Wyatt kicks out. Brawling moves to the floor. A hooded figure interferes on behalf of Bray, then Bray brings Roman into the ring and hits Sister Abigail for the pin.
Backstage Sasha Banks cuts a promo with Naomi and Tamina.
Triple Threat Match
Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte vs. Brie Bella
The rest of the divas in the trios came down with each. Match gets a nice amount of time. Sasha and Charlotte have a nice sequence when Brie is on the sideline. Towards the end of the match is a sequence where Sasha dropkicks Brie off the apron. Then Sasha flies onto a group on the floor. Then Charlotte follows as well. All go back into the ring. Brie has Charlotte in the corner but Sasha grabs her for a Bank Statement. Brie breaks it up and clears out Sasha. Charlotte locks the figure 8 on Brie and Bella taps.
United States Title
Kevin Owens vs. John Cena (c)
Owens gets a big pop. Cena defiant coming down to the ring. Another strong back and forth matchup. Both hitting big spots. Owens at one point does a mocking series doing some of Cena’s suplexes then goes for a mock you can’t see me. Later Owen hits the corner tumble too. Cena fights back and hits a really awesome Canadian Destroyer style sunset flip powerbomb for a 2 count. Owens up top for a superplex and turns and does a brainbuster type of cradle suplex from the top, Cena kicks out. Cena-can-rana! Owens no sells, Cena lifts him, Owens floats back, Superkick on Cena. AA by Owens on Cena! Then Owens locks in the STF on Cena. Crowd is going crazy. Cena gets to the bottom rope. Cena hits the springboard stunner but Owens gets up. Then Owens hits a shoulder breaker on his knee for a two count. Cena with an AA for 2. Owens with a Popup Powerbomb for 2. Cena ultimately hits a middle rope AA on Owens. But Owens kicks out! Crowd goes crazy. Finally Cena locks in the STF and Owens taps clean.
The Miz comes out. He cuts a promo running down both Ryback and the Big Show. Finally the Big Show comes down and knocks out the Miz with a KO punch.
Seth Rollins/Brock Lesnar video packages
WWE World Heavyweight Title
Seth Rollins (c) vs. Brock Lesnar w/Paul Heyman
Seth cuts a promo in the ring before Brock’s entrance. Suplex City chants begin before the bell. Match begins and things move pretty quickly into Suplex City. Cole: Rollins is being man-handled… or BEAST-HANDLED. #BeastHandled to talk about this match on social media. Brawling on the floor. Brock has the title belt. Brawling then back into the ring. Rollins gets some brief offense, then another suplex by Brock. More suplexes. Brock is dominating. The lights go out and BONG BONG BONG. The lights come back on and the Undertaker is in the ring!! Lesnar looks shocked. Long pause, then Brock attacks. Brock goes for Tombstone, Brock gets out, Taker goes for Tombstone and Brock escapes. Then Taker does a blatant low blow kick. Lesnar is down. Chokeslam by Taker. Crowd pops. Under-Taker chants. Taker picks up Brock and hits a Tombstone. Crowd is going crazy. Taker stalks Brock as Lesnar gets back up. And goes for ANOTHER tombstone. Paul Heyman has a shocked and displayed reaction on the floor. Huge crowd reaction. Undertaker’s music plays as he exits.
PPV ends with the camera focused on the Undertaker.
Tags: Battleground 2015