WWE Main Event
December 23, 2014
Tyson Events Center
Sioux City, Iowa
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First Match: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro w/Natalya vs. Los Matadores w/EL Torito
Fernando and Kidd start things off, Diego tagged in right away and they hit a double team hip toss. Kidd drove Diego into the corner and Cesaro gets tagged in. Cesaro takes him down and hit the giant swing. He tags in Kidd, who hit a drop kick for two count. They double team him until Diego gets the hot tag to Fernando and he cleans house on Cesaro. Fernando with a series of tackles, he nailed a chop and then shot off the ropes with a leg takedown followed by a leg drop for two count. Diego misses a tackle on Kidd, Cesaro launches Fernando into the air where Kidd hit a kick to the face and they hit their double team move for the win. Their finish is where Fernando has the guy in a powerbomb position and Kidd comes off the top rope with a neck breaker.
Winner: Tyson Kidd & Cesaro
Second Match: Summer Rae vs. Brie Bella w/Nikki Bella
Brie catches her with a drop kick, she catches a kick by Rae and throws her down. Brie misses a running knee and Rae uses the top rope to her advantage. Rae with a spin kick for two count. Rae locked in a shoulder submission, but Brie fought out and nailed a clothesline. Brie again, she shoots off the ropes and nailed a clothesline. Brie with a running knee to the face, she goes to the middle rope and hit a missile drop kick for the win.
Winner: Brie Bella
The New Day Interview:
The New Day cuts a backstage promo about Goldust and Stardust. Big E talked about how they share the power of the new day. Tonight, Goldust find that out. Stardust and Goldust pop up on the screen behind them. Stardust said they have some reality for them and they will share the harsh reality that it is not a new day.
Third Match: Big E w/The New Day vs. Stardust w/Goldust
Big E can’t get anything going for a few minutes, as Stardust out-maneuvers him and keeps the bigger man off his feet. He goes to the rest hold to slow things down for awhile. Eventually E breaks the hold and starts running through Cody with shoulder tackles. He connects with a belly-to-belly throw and the running splash. E teases the Big Ending but Goldust gets on the apron to distract him. There’s a scuffle between all five guys that ends with Goldust hitting the ropes while Star is trying to do the Disaster Kick, so he loses balance. Big Ending for the win.
Winner: Big E
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Fourth Match: Luke Harper vs. Jack Swagger
They lock up, Harper nailed a back elbow and then landed some rights in the corner. Swagger with a big knock down and goes for the Swagger bomb, but Harper puts the boots up and then clotheslined him out of the ring leading to break. We’re back with Luke Harper controlling and dominating Jack Swagger over the next few minutes. Swagger manages to make his comeback when he nailed a clothesline on Harper. Swagger takes out the knee of Harper and then a power slam for two count. Harper with a back elbow, he rolled him up for two count. Harper with a superkick for a near fall. Harper goes for a roll up, but its blocked and Swagger goes for the ankle lock, but that’s blocked.
Harper with a stiff right hand, he goes to the top rope and Swagger cuts him off with a belly to belly suplex for two count off the top rope. Swagger goes for the Swagger bomb, but Harper popped up and nailed a power slam for two count. Harper misses a clothesline and Swagger hit a German suplex followed by the Swagger bomb for a near fall. Harper with a back elbow he shoots off the ropes and misses a big boot, but Swagger grabbed the ankle and locked in the ankle lock. However, Harper grabbed the bottom rope. Harper pulled him out of the ring, Swagger back into the ring and Harper hit a spinning clothesline for the win.
Winner: Luke Harper
Josh’s Grade for WWE Main Event: 7.5/10
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