WWE Main Event
July 22, 2014
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First Match: Seth Rollins vs. Fandango
Rollins and Fandango lock up, with Rollins getting taken down with a dropkick. Rollins gets out of the ring as Fandango flaunts to the crowd. Rollins gets back in the ring and begins to beat down Fandango in the corner. Fandango fights out of the corner, but Rollins throws him into the second turnbuckle, and then continues the attack. Rollins puts Fandango in a headlock. Fandango fights out and rolls up Rollins for a two count. Rollins gets out and takes a kick to the face. Fandango goes for a another kick, but Rollins catches him and hits the turnbuckle powerbomb. Rollins follows it with the Peace of Mind for the three count.
Winner: Seth Rollins
We are shown a replay of Brock Lesnar being announced as the number 1 contender.
Second Match: Jey Uso w/Jimmy Uso vs. Ryback w/Curtis Axel
Ryback and Jey lock up, with Ryback gaining control at first. Both men gain some space and lock up again, and it goes to a stalemate. They lock up for a 3rd time, and Uso gets out and begins throwing fists. Ryback takes him down, and Jey is able to get out of the ring and gain some space. Jey gets back in the ring and Ryback takes him down with a back body drop. Ryback makes the cover for a two count. Ryback puts Jey in a headl0ck. Jey gets out and hits multiple roll ups, but they all get two counts. Jey then then goes for a tornado DDT, but Ryback reverses it into a spinebuster. Ryback then calls for the Meat Hook. Ryback goes for the Meat Hook but gets caught with a Samoan Drop.Uso then gets distracted by Axel, and Ryback capitalizes with the Meat Hook for the three count.
Ryback and Axel celebrate after, signaling that they want a title match.
We go backstage to Renee Young with Titus O’Neil and Heath Slater. Slater calls them WWE’s best new tag team and Titus says they’re not a team. He tells Slater to shut up and follow the lead.
Third Match: Big E & Kofi Kingston w/Xavier Woods vs. Heath Slater & Titus O’Neil
Titus and and Kofi start the match off. Titus starts off beating down Kofi in the corner, and then follows it with three backbreakers. Slater then tags himself in. Slater celebrates and puts Kofi in a headlock. Kofi gets out and tries to make a tag, but Slater pulls his hair and throws him to the ground. Titus tags himself in and Slater begins to argue. Kofi tags in Big E while they argue, and Big E begins his comebackBig E then tags in Kofi and hits a backbreaker on Titus, and then holds it for Kofi to double footstomp him. Woods then tells Kofi to do the same thing to Slater, and Kofi grabs him and tags in Big E. Big E and Kofi do the same thing, and then Big E makes the cover on Titus while stacking Slater on top of him.
Winner: Big E & Kofi Kingston
We are shown a replay of Jack Swagger vs Rusev at Battleground. We go backstage with Zeb and Swagger. He says that if a Real American gave up in the first sign of struggle, it wouldn’t be right. He says that he wants everyone to notice what flag is going to be waved after tonight.
We return with Titus and Heath backstage. Titus calls Heath dead weight and says they are done. Titus leaves and Slater says he didn’t mean that. Heath says they have chemistry and that they are not going anywhere.
This Friday on WWE Friday Night SmackDown Cesaro will take on Dean Ambrose and Roman Regins will take on Alberto Del Rio.
Fourth Match: Jack Swagger w/Zeb Colter vs. Rusev w/Lana
Swagger and Rusev start off with Swagger trying to attack the non injured leg of Rusev. Rusev is able to gain some space, but Swagger gets back in it by throwing Rusev over the top rope. Rusev takes his time getting back in the ring, as we take a quick break. We return with Swagger in control over Rusev. Rusev however fights back, and then begins to choke Swagger in the bottom rope. Swagger rolls out of the ring, and Rusev follows. Rusev throws Swagger into the barricade, and then is slammed head first on the apron. Rusev then throws Swagger into the steel steps. Rusev gets back in the ring and hits a big splash. Rusev them begins to press his foot into the head of Swagger. Rusev puts Swagger in a headlock.
Swagger gets out and begins his comeback. Swagger goes for the Swagger Bomb, but Rusev gets his foot up. Swagger however catches his foot and locks in the Patriot Lock. Rusev gets to the rope, and then rolls out of the ring. Rusev then gets the Russian Flag and hits Swagger with it.
After the match Rusev tries to attack Swagger, but Colter steals Rusev’s Russian Flag which lead to Swagger knocking Rusev over the top rope to close the show.
Winner: Jack Swagger by DQ
Josh’s Grade for WWE Main Event: 8/10
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