Randy Orton vs. Dean Ambrose vs. Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins in a Fatal 4-Way for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Everyone brawled at the bell. Ambrose hit a dive on Orton and Rollins but was attacked by J&J Security. Roman hit a big dive onto everyone. It came down to Orton and Ambrose in the ring and they had some great exchanges. They ended up on the outside as Rollins and Roman battled. Ambrose returned to the fray and now now it was Rollins getting worked over by his former Shield bretheren.
Ambrose nailed a short arm clothesline. Kane pulled Roman out of the ring and slammed him into the ringside barricade. Ambrose attacked him but was laid out. J&J Security attacked Orton and Kane jumped in.
This left Rollins in the ring to work over Ambrose and try to score the pin. Rollins scored with a flying knee for another two count. Rollins continued to work ove Ambrose, nailing a Bucklebomb and a kick for a two count. Ambrose made a comeback and went for Dirty Deeds but Kane hit the ring and chokeslammed him. Rollins covered Ambrose for a two count.
Orton pulled Kane off the apron, setting him up for a Roman apron dropkick. Rollins avoided the Orton powerslam but was nailed with an exploder for a two count. Rollins nailed him and went to the top but was caught and hit with a superplex for a two count.
Orton cleaned house on the floor and set up the announcer’s table to put Rollins through it. Rollins slammed Orton into the apron. The challengers all battled amongst themselves on the floor until The Shield opted to work together to beat down Orton and nail the triple power bomb through the table. Baltimore went nuts for this.
Rollins tried to at like they were reunited but the others weren’t interested and began beating the hell out of him. That was great. Ambrose and Rollins decided to do the same to Rollins and cleared out the other table. Before they could do it, Kane attacked. They overwhelmed Kane, then powerbombed him on top of Rollins, who was on top of the table, which didn’t break. Sheesh. The crowd chanted for another. Roman and Ambrose obliged and this time, the table shattered.
Randy Orton versus Seth Rollins in a Non Title Match
They lock up and Rollins with a side head lock into a hammer lock but Orton with a reversal and side head lock take down. Rollins with a head scissors and Orton escapes. Rollins with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Orton with a back elbow. Rollins with kicks and punches to Orton. Orton sends Rollins to the mat by the hair and then he sends Rollins into the corner on an Irish whip.
Rollins with a Michaels flip in the corner and then Orton with a clothesline. Orton with the Garvin stomp. Orton with a knee drop and he gets a near fall. Orton with a back breaker. Rollins with a flatline into the turnbuckles followed by a Harley Race knee to the back to send Orton through the ropes and to the floor.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Rollins with a reverse chin lock on Orton. Orton with a head butt to get out of the hold. Rollins with a slingblade for a near fall. Rollins with a knee to Orton followed by an Irish whip. Rollins gets sent to the apron by Orton and Orton crotches Rollins on the top rope. Orton stands in front of Rollins who is still feeling the effect of falling on his ding ding.
Orton with a superplex and both men are down. Rollins with punches and Orton with head butts. Orton throws in punches as well. Orton with a kick. Rollins with more punches. Orton with a European uppercut and punches. Rollins punches back but Orton with the advantage. Rollins with a kick to the midsection.
Orton with two clotheslines and he ducks a clothesline and Orton sets for the power slam but Rollins holds on to the ropes. Orton runs into a boot and then Rollins goes to the turnbuckles but Orton catches Rollins and hits a power slam for a near fall. Orton is dropped on the top rope by Rollins and Rollins with an enzuigiri from the apron.
Rollins with a springboard knee to the head and he gets a near fall. Rollins sets for a buckle bomb but Orton escapes and he tries for a back breaker but Rollins lands on his feet. Orton with a t-bone suplex that sends Rollins to the apron. Orton tries for the IEDDT but Rollins gets back into the ring and Orton with an enzuigiri to send Orton to the floor. Rollins with a suicide dive that sends Orton into the ringside barrier but Rollins hits the barrier as well and both men are down.
Rollins is up first and he sends Orton back into the ring. Rollins misses a splash into the corner. Orton tries for an RKO but Rollins counters into a rollup. Rollins with a super kick to Orton but he can only get a near fall. Rollins twists to the mat and pounds the mat and does the Orton pose. Rollins picks up Orton for the buckle bomb but Orton counters with a back body drop and Rollins lands on his feet. Orton sends Rollins to the apron and he hits the IEDDT.
Orton looks around and then he twists to the mat and shows Rollins how to pound it. Joey Mercury and Jamie Noble attack Orton and the referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Randy Orton (by disqualification)
After the match, Mercury and Noble attack Orton but Orton sends Noble into the post and he punches Mercury. Orton clotheslines Rollins, but Rollins fights back.
Kane’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring.
Kane picks up a chair from ringside and he brings it into the ring. Rollins thinks that Kane is going to use it on Orton but since Kane takes his time, they attack Orton.
Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns come into the ring. Mercury and Noble are sent to the floor. The three challengers surround Rollins while Kane stands on the floor with the chair. Ambrose hits the double underhook DDT on Rollins. Ambrose picks up Rollins for Reigns to hit the spear on Rollins.
Kane continues to stand on the floor with the chair. Reigns and Ambrose discuss something and they pick up Rollins for an RKO. Reigns with a spear to Orton and Ambrose with a double underhook DDT to Reigns.
Ambrose stands tall in the ring while Kane stands outside the ring like a statue.
Backstage: Renee Young is with Randy Orton in the back. She asks him about the addition of Dean Ambrose into the match at Payback and if it changes his strategy. Randy says he will hit whoever is closest to him. It does not matter who is in his way. He will get back what is his and that is the WWE Championship. Randy says that he will be facing the former members of the Shield, but he says that one of them won’t make it to Payback.
The official contract signing carpet is in the ring to support the official contract signing table and chairs.
Kane is in the ring and he says it is his job that your voices are heard. You said you wanted to see Seth Rollins defend his title not against one or two people, but three. The match will be sanctioned when all four men sign on the dotted line. Kane says let’s make this official.
Kane brings out Randy Orton and he is dressed to wrestle. Roman Reigns comes toh te ring next and he makes his way through the crowd. Dean Ambrose is the third man to make his way to the ring for this contract signing.
The final man to come out for the contract signing is Seth Rollins and he is joined by Jamie Noble and Joey Mercury, but he decides to stay on the stage instead of getting into the ring with three men who just don’t like him.
Kane says in ten days, these four superstars.
Dean says that Justin Bieber might be a VIP in Canada, but does that mean he doesn’t have to get in the ring? He tells Biebs to bring Frodo and Bilbo to the ring with him.
Seth tells Dean he has a sharp tongue. His humor was never his style, but it was better than hearing Roman trying to form sentences. He is not coming to the ring, so if you three have any issues to work out, go ahead.
Roman says he has a sentence for Seth. Once he signs the contract, he is going to go kick Seth’s ass.
Randy tells Seth they are here for the same reason. They want the title around his waist.
Roman signs the contract and then Randy signs it.
Dean tells Seth to come down here to sign the contract or he will drag his ass to the ring to sign the contract.
Seth says that Kane has the authority to sign his name on the contract so that is what is going to happen.
Kane tells Seth that is correct . . . in theory. Kane is trying to remember what Seth said earlier tonight. Did you say that I am obsolete or irrelevant? If you were physically unable to attend the contract signing and he could sign as your proxy. Since you are standing in front of him and in perfect health, you should come to the ring to sign the contract yourself.
Seth makes his way to the ring with Joey and Jamie. Seth tells Joey to get the contract for him to sign. Joey gives the contract to Seth and Seth says he needs to review the contract. He says that everyone is accounted for. We have Dean Ambrose, or low rent Roddy Piper. Seth says that is what Roman called Dean when you were trying to entertain the idiots. Roman Reigns. That is good because he is better at signing autographs than wrestle. Dean used to say that Roman couldn’t wrestle his way out of a wet paper bag.
Then you have Randy Orton. It is no secret how Dean and Roman thought about you. They called you spoiled and entitled. Roman said that you never had to work a day in your life. Dean said the only reason you were in the WWE was because of your old man. What is wrong with a little honesty.
Seth enters the ring with Joey and Jamie and he signs the contract and then he gives the contract to Mr. Obsolete.
Kane tells Seth it is because of Mr. Obsolete that you are champion. Seth disagrees and he says it is because of him that he is champion and Kane had nothing to do with it.
Dean rearranges the furniture in the ring while Seth and Mr. Obsolete argue. Dean puts the table in the corner and then Kane and Seth stop arguing.
Dean says we all know how this is going to end so he calls dibs on the table. Dean kicks Joey and throws him onto the table, but the table does not break. Everyone goes after Ambrose and then things break down. Orton sends Rollins over the top rope to the floor while Reigns and Kane battle at the announce table. Ambrose throws a chair at Noble on the floor but he misses. Fortunately, there is a second chair and this one does not miss.
Ambrose with a suicide dive onto Kane and then he sends Rollins into the ringside barrier. Kane grabs Ambrose by the throat but Reigns with a Superman punch. Rollins and Ambrose go into the ring and Ambrose tries for the double underhook DDT but Rollins escapes. Reigns sets for a spear on Rollins but Rollins moves. Reigns stops short of Ambrose and Rollins drop kicks Reigns into Ambrose in the corner.
Orton tries for an RKO on Rollins but Rollins escapes. Reigns and Ambros push each other and Orton with an RKO to Ambrose. Reigns with a Superman punch to Orton. Rollins with a springboard knee to the head followed by a super kick to Reigns. Rollins grabs his title belt and he stands over everyone in the carpeted ring.
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.
Five larger-than-life WWE® Superstars and Divas will be in attendance at Wizard World Comic Con Chicago when The Undertaker®, Sting™, Randy Orton®, Daniel Bryan®, and WWE Diva Paige™ appear during the pop culture extravaganza, set for August 20-23 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Randy Orton (4:30-8:00 p.m.) and Daniel Bryan (5:30-8:30 p.m.) will appear on Thursday, August 20, greeting fans, signing autographs and posing for photo ops (Bryan will also conduct a question and answer panel at 8 p.m.). The Undertaker (3-7 p.m.) and Paige (3:30-7:30 p.m.) will attend on Friday, August 21 (Paige’s question and answer panel is set for 7 p.m.). Sting is scheduled for Saturday, August 22 (11 a.m.-3 p.m.), and will make a rare appearance in face paint.
“I love coming back to Wizard World, the fans always make me feel at home,” says Daniel Bryan. “I am honored to be here and look forward to meeting the WWE Universe in Chicago.” “The fans in Chicago have consistently supported WWE at Wizard World, and we have always strived to bring them the biggest and the best,” said John Macaluso, Wizard World CEO. “We are in absolute awe of The Undertaker, Sting, Randy, Daniel and Paige and are proud to be able to bring this remarkable lineup of WWE talent to Chicago!.”
Eden Stiles introduces WWE World Champion Seth Rollins, who comes to the ring flanked by J&J Security and Kane. Highlights from the WWE World Title Match between Rollins and Randy Orton at WWE Extreme Rules were shown as Rollins comes to the ring. Rollins has the microphone and he talks about how he outsmarted Orton last night at the pay-per-view. Rollins says that he single handedly built and destroyed The Shield, while reminding us that he also cashed in Money In The Bank at WWE Wrestlemania 31 to win the WWE World Title.
Rollins says that he proved he is a valiant and fighting champion last night, while he had Orton right where he wanted him last night. Rollins states that he beat Orton all by himself last night, while Kane looks at Rollins with a confused look on his face. Rollins talks about how he defeated Orton with an SKO, which is his version on Orton’s RKO finishing maneuver. Rollins then decides to thank Kane for doing what was “best for business”, before calling him the crypt keeper. Rollins starts mocking Kane about his age before Kane interrupts him, Kane says that Rollins illegally used the RKO last night.
Kane calls Rollins a spoiled little brat, Kane then says that he would rather be the WWE version of the crypt keeper instead of the WWE’s Justin Bieber. Kane says that Rollins is only champion because he has six people helping him out every night, Orton’s music plays and he comes to the stage with a microphone in hand. Orton says that since a member of The Authority said that Rollins cheated, that he should get a rematch. Rollins says that Orton should only get one opportunity at the gold, Kane is about to speak when Roman Reigns makes his way to the ringside area.
Reigns takes a moment to pose on the announce table before Rollins starts insulting him, Reigns grabs a microphone and he tells Rollins to shut up. Reign’s talks about how he took out the Big Show last night at WWE Extreme Rules, Reigns then says Orton had his shot and he now wants a shot at Rollins and the title. The crowd erupts in a chant of “Justin Bieber” towards a disgusted Rollins, Rollins says that he has already defeated both men and neither will get a title shot. Kane interrupts Rollins and he says that both men made good arguments for a title shot, Kane then makes a tag match for tonight pitting himself and Rollins against Orton and Reigns. Kane then states that the WWE Universe will decide who gets a title shot at WWE Payback.