WWE Main Event
August 12, 2014
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First In-Ring Segment:
Welcome to WWE Main Event, the WWE tag team champions, the Usos make their way out to the ring to kick things off. Jey grabs a microphone, he said that the Authority issued an open challenge for their tag team titles. Jimmy said that they asked for the challenge because they want to compete and they want to be known as the greatest tag team ever. Jey names the Hart Foundation, the Road Warriors, Edge and Christian. Even the New Age Outlaws then they plug the WWE Network. The fans start chanting 9.99. Jey wants to know who their challengers are? It’s Ryback and Curtis Axel.
They make their way out to the ring. Axel said that they are proud of them for issuing a challenge and they accept it. Ryback said that play time is over and those tag team titles look great around their waist. All of a sudden, Rob Van Dam comes out to the ring. RVD said that if they are looking for a challenge then just look to RVD. Ryback points out that RVD does not have a partner, but RVD said he knew he forgot something. However, he does have a partner and it’s Sheamus. He makes his way out to the ring and here comes Kane. The corporate man says that there will be a triple threat match for the titles.
Their was a video package of the feud between Brock Lesnar and John Cena leading to their main event match at SummerSlam.
First Match: Seth Rollins vs. Kofi Kingston
Rollins and Kofi lock up, with Rollins pushing Kofi in the corner and beginning a beat down. Kofi fights out of the corner, but then takes a kick the gut. Rollins then whips Kofi across the ring, and then hits an elbow drop. Rollins begins to choke Kofi with the second rope, and then follows it with a neckbreaker. Rollins goes for the cover but Kofi kicks out at two. Rollins puts Kofi in a headlock. Kofi fights out but Rollins knocks him down. Kofi however gets up and begins his comeback. Rollins is thrown to the outside, and then Kofi hits a diving senton over the top rope. Rollins gets up and side steps Kofi, and gains control as we go to break.
We return with Rollins in control, hitting a splash on Kofi. Rollins then puts Kofi in another headlock. Rollins lets go but then gets caught with a kick by Kofi. Kofi then hits a springboard forearm, and then follows it with a back body drop. Kofi goes for the Boom Drop and he hits it. Kofi calls for Trouble in Paradise, but Rollins ducks it. Kofi still gets to the top rope, and then hits a cross body for a two count. Rollins gets up and then throws Kofi head first into the second turnbuckle. Rollins goes for the powerbomb but Kofi gets out and hits the SOS! Kofi makes the cover but Rollins kicks out at two! Kofi goes up top for a superplex but Rollins reverses it into a sunset flip powerbomb into the corner. Rollins then hits the Curb Stomp for the three count.
Winner: Seth Rollins
Sheamus and Rob Van Dam are interviewed by Renee Young backstage. RVD said that it’s been too long that he have had a WWE title. However, Sheamus approached him and they are the Yin and Yang of WWE.
We come back from commercial break and we get a recap package of Brie Bella getting arrested on Raw last night.
Second Match: Triple Threat Match for the WWE Tag Team Championship
The Usos (c) vs. Rybaxel vs. Rob Van Dam & Sheamus
Jimmy and Ryback start the match off. Ryback takes Jimmy down, but Jimmy gets and takes a couple shots to the face. Ryback then takes a kick to the head, but Ryback kicks out at one. Jey is tagged in and hits an elbow to the face. Sheamus then tags himself in and he hits a shoulder block. Ryback however makes a blind tag on Jey and then takes out Sheamus. Sheamus however gets a tag in to RVD, and RVD gets Ryback down and hits the Rolling Thunder. Ryback rolls to the outside and RVD takes out both of RybAxel. RVD is in control as we go to commercial.
We return with Sheamus in control over Ryback. Ryback however gets back in it with a powerbomb. Ryback then hits a double axe handle, and then tags in his partner. Axel begins to stomp away on Sheamus, and then tags in Ryback. Ryback then hits a splash on Sheamus. Ryback follows it with a spinebuster for a two count. Ryback puts Sheamus in a headlock. Sheamus however gets out and hits the White Noise. Axel and RVD then get tagged in. RVD begins his comeback on Axel. Jimmy however makes the blind tag and then begins his comeback on Axel!Jimmy then hits a Samoan Drop but Axel kicks out at two! Jimmy then gets tagged out by RVD, and RVD goes up top for the five star frog splash. Jey is able to make a tag on Axel without RVD seeing, and RVD still hits the splash on Axel. Jey then hits the splash on RVD, and makes the cover for the five count.
Winner: Still WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos
Josh’s Grade for WWE Main Event: 10/10
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