Randy Orton makes his way to the ring to kick off tonight’s broadcast and he grabs a microphone because he has something to say. Orton says that WWE Payback is a fitting name for a pay-per-view and he will be getting payback on Seth Rollins in two weeks. Orton talks about how the fans also voted Roman Reigns into the match and he will still leave WWE Champion at the event. Reigns makes his way to the ring through the crowd, interrupting Orton’s talking time in the ring. Reigns grabs a microphone as he comes into the ring, Reigns says that it will be him getting payback on Rollins.
The fans chant “RKO” as Orton urges them on, Reigns tells Orton that his fans will not be fighting for him in the ring. Reigns says that if Orton comes near him at WWE Payback, he will not be standing for much longer. Orton talks about his history in the WWE, while downplaying what Reigns has done in the WWE thus far. Reigns then says that he defeated Orton this past year at WWE Summerslam and he will defeat Orton again if he has to so he can win the WWE Championship. The New Day come to the stage with a microphone in hand, Xavier Woods says since Orton and Reigns are so negative, that the New Day will be a positive.
Woods references the Montreal Screwjob while calling both men a bunch of whiners, a “New Day Sucks” chant breaks out. Big E talks about how Reigns cannot win the big one and the Rollins seemingly has Orton’s number. Big E wants both Orton and Reigns to clap along with them, which neither wrestler obliges them in doing so. Big E announces that the New Day will face Orton and Reigns in a handicapped match, as ordered by Kane, the match will start right now.
Non-Title Handicap Match: The New Day (Kofi Kingston, Big E & Xavier Woods) (WWE Tag Team Champions) vs. Randy Orton & Roman Reigns
We return from commercial with Orton and Kingston locking up to start the match, Orton catches a charging Kingston with a clothesline before dropping him on the top rope. Reigns tags in and he catches a hanging Kingston with a suplex, Kingston runs away before tagging Woods in. Woods applies a headlock to Reigns, Reigns uses his power to send Xavier into the ropes to hit him with a shoulder tackle. Reigns then hits Woods with a samoan drop before tagging Orton in, Orton lands a suplex for a near fall. Orton stomps on the back of Woods before landing a knee drop, Reigns tags in and he punches Woods in the gut.
Reigns then kicks a sitting Woods directly in the face, Orton tags in and he resumes his stomping session on Woods. Woods tries fighting back and Orton kicks him in the face, Kingston distracts Orton as Big E tags in to hit him with a belly to belly suplex. Kingston tags in and he chokes Orton on the middle rope before tagging Woods in, Woods slows the match down by locking Orton in a chin lock. Orton tries fighting back and Woods drops him with a dropkick as we head to commercial.
The action resumes with Kingston holding Reigns in the chin lock in the corner, Reigns shakes Kingston off of him and he eats a dropkick for a near fall. Big E tags in and he immediately hits Reigns with an overhead release suplex, Big E claps with the crowd before nailing Reigns with another overhead release suplex. Woods tags in and he catches Reigns with a slingshot elbow drop for a near fall, Reigns starts fighting back and Woods hits him with a swinging neck breaker. Kingston tags in and he nails Reigns with a punch from the middle rope, Kingston drags Reigns to the mat while controlling his head.
Reigns again looks for the comeback and Kingston shoves him to the mat, Woods tags in and he applies the chin lock to Reigns. Reigns tosses Woods off of him before clobbering him with a clothesline, Orton tags in and he attacks each member of New day. Orton catches a leaping Kingston with a power slam, Reigns then pops Big E with a superman punch. Orton then hits Kingston with his middle rope DDT, Orton looks for the RKO and Wood interferes to just eat one himself. Orton looks to RKO Kingston and Reigns accidentally hits him with the spear, Reigns is pulled out of the ring as Kingston pins Orton for the three count.
Winners: The New Day
After the match, Reigns looks downtrodden as he enters the ring to check on Orton, Kane comes on stage with a microphone in hand. Kane states that there is no shame in losing to the WWE Tag Team Champions, Kane then says that Orton will face Reigns in the main event of WWE Raw tonight.
Roman Reigns and Randy Orton are heading to the ring for their main event match as we head to commercial.
Kane comes out on stage with Seth Rollins and J&J Security before the match starts, Jamie Noble grabs the microphone. Noble says that he is the special guest ring announcer, Joey Mercury is the special guest time keeper, Kane is the special ringside enforcer and Seth Rollins is a special guest commentator. Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton
The main event starts off with both men having a mid-ring discussion, Orton then looks for an early RKO and Reigns blocks it. Orton and Reigns start exchanging blows in the center of the ring, Orton then drops a charging Reigns with a clothesline. Orton punches away at Reigns until he is nailed with a samoan drop, Reigns then stomps away on a downed Orton. Reigns tosses Orton out of the ring and he follows him out there, Orton gets up and he drops Reigns back first on the security railing. Noble approaches Reigns and he eats a punch for his efforts, Orton then clotheslines a distracted Reigns.
Orton then smashes Reigns face on the security railing, Orton tosses Reigns into the ring before taunting Kane. Orton returns to the ring and he eats a clothesline from Reigns, Orton gets up and he exchanges strikes with Reigns. Orton clobbers Reigns with a few clotheslines and then a modified neck breaker, Reigns rolls to the ring apron before dropping Orton throat first on the top rope. Reigns then hits a downed Orton with a boot to the face, Reigns looks for a superman punch and Orton counters with a power slam.
Orton then plants Reigns with a rope assisted DDT before setting up for an RKO, Reigns counters the RKO with a superman punch. Kane interferes by attacking Reigns to cause a DQ, The Authority jumps Orton after Reigns is laid out. Reigns winds up doing a suicide dive onto the majority of The Authority, Rollins then tosses Reigns into the ring post. The Authority brings Orton and Reigns into the ring to attack them, Dean Ambrose comes out and a huge brawl erupts. Rollins is eventually left alone in the ring with all three of his opponents at WWE Payback, Reigns eventually hits Rollins with a spear. Orton then connects with an RKO on Reigns, Ambrose nails Orton with Dirty Deeds as the show comes to a close.
Winner: No Contest