Randy Orton makes his way to the ring.
Randy says that just because you have won the battle, it does not mean that you won the war. One match does not define him. One match does not define Roman Reigns. He has been called the Legend Killer, the Apex Predator, and the Viper. One thing he has never been called is a loser. All this has done is make him more focused. When he gets more focused, this things happen.
We see footage of Randy Orton RKOing Roman Reigns through a table last month on Raw.
Orton says that is the Legend Killer, the Viper, and the Apex Predator. Roman Reigns will get what he deserves and what is coming to him. Maybe tonight. First things first. He has a match with Rob Van Dam. He tells Rob that he is sorry that Rob is nothing more than collateral damage. It will be a warning to everyone in the back and the WWE Universe. If you stand in his way, he will put you away. Randy says that he is third generation, a twelve time champion, and the greatest superstar in this industry.
Randy says that he deserves your respect. Now that he has his focus back, he will take it from you.
Backstage: Renee Young is in the interview area with Rob Van Dam. Renee asks Rob about his match with Randy Orton. Rob says he feels great and that Randy needs to chill out. There is no shame to lose to Roman Reigns. Randy is obsessed asking for respect. Randy should be worried about his match with the ‘Whole Damn Show’ . . . R . . . V . . .Randy Orton attacks Van Dam from behind and he tells Renee that when Rob wakes up, he will be at ringside waiting for him.
Randy Orton versus Rob Van Dam
Van Dam runs to the ring and Orton goes to the floor. Orton has a kick blocked and Van Dam with punches but Orton sends Van Dam into the ropes and he kicks Rob. Orton with an Irish whip but he misses a charge into the corner and Van Dam with a back kick and a springboard thrust kick and a drop kick. Van Dam clotheslines Orton over the top rope to the floor. Van Dam with a flip dive onto Orton and both men are down. Van Dam puts Orton on the ringside barrier and then he punches Orton. Van Dam does the thumbs before the corkscrew leg drop and Orton moves out of the way and Van Dam hits the ringside barrier.
Orton sends Van Dam into the ringside barrier and then he sends Van Dam into the ringside barrier again. Orton slams Van Dam’s head into the German announce table and then into the ring steps. Orton sends Van Dam into the ring steps one more time. Orton slams Van Dam’s head into the announce table and the referee calls for the bell.
After the match: Orton with a belly-to-back suplex onto the announce table. Orton looks at Van Dam on the announce table and Van Dam rolls off the table and Orton with a clothesline. He tells the camera man to move. Orton picks up Van Dam and he sends Van Dam over the ringside barrier and Orton hits the IEDDT off the ringside barrier.
Orton brings Van Dam into the ring and then Orton grabs a steel chair. Orton brings the chair into the ring and he sits down in front of an almost motionless Van Dam. Orton mocks Van Dam by doing the thumbs. Orton moves the chair and then he hits an RKO on the chair. The medical staff checks on Van Dam and Orton leaves the ring. Orton tells the announcers to tell Roman that he will see him later.