Randy Orton vs Rusev
Rusev jumps Orton during his entrance and beats him up on the floor before rolling him into the ring. The referee backs Rusev off while he checks on Orton, but Orton says he’s good to go, so the referee calls for the bell, Rusev charges him, and Orton ducks and hits an RKO for the quick win.
Winner: Randy Orton
WWE Championship Match: Punjabi Prison Match: Jinder Mahal versus Randy Orton
Orton punches Mahal and sends him into the turnbuckles. Orton with a kick but Mahal with a back elbow. Mahal wants the door opened and Orton stops him. Orton punches Mahal as the minute of open door time continues. Mahal keeps Orton from getting out of the door and he punches Orton. Orton pulls Jinder into the ring and Mahal is sent into the cage. Orton tries to climb out of the inner cage as we are under ten seconds. Orton holds Mahal in the cage and that door is locked for the rest of the match. Orton punches Mahal. Mahal with punches but Orton with a kick. Mahal with an arm breaker to Orton. Mahal works on the shoulder with knee drops. Mahal wraps Orton’s arm in the cell. Orton is dropped on the top rope and Mahal with an arm bar. Mahal continues to work on the shoulder. The second door is opened and Orton stops Mahal. Mahal with a thumb to the eye but Orton with a fallaway slam. Orton crawls to the ropes but Mahal stops him. Orton kicks Mahal away and Mahal pulls Orton into the center of the ring. Mahal and Orton are unable to get out of the second door and it is locked.
Orton starts to work on Mahal’s arm. Orton sends Mahal into the cage. Mahal is sent into the cage and he climbs the cage. Orton joins Mahal on the top rope. Mahal with an elbow and Orton falls to the mat. Orton drops Mahal on the top rope. Orton sends Mahal into the cage. Orton sets for the elevated DDT but Mahal escapes and sends Orton over the top rope into the cage. Mahal with a splash against the cage and he does it a second time. Orton with a shoulder when Mahal tries for a third splash. Orton suplexes Mahal into the cage. Orton suplexes Mahal into the cage again and drops Mahal on the top rope. The third door is lefted and Orton is to the ropes but Mahal stops him . Mahal with head butts and Orton gets to the apron. Orton with forearms but Mahal with a shot to the arm. Orton keeps Mahal in the ring. Orton with a European uppercut and Mahal keeps Orton in the cage and wrings the arm as the minute expires and we have one door left for escape from the inner cage.
WWE World Championship Match: Jinder Mahal versus Randy Orton
They lock up and Orton with punches and forearms and a head butt. Mahal with an Irish whip and Orton tries for an RKO but Mahal gets out of the way and goes to the floor to regroup. Mahal calls the Singhs for a discussion session. Mahal returns to the ring and Orton with a Thesz Press and then he drops Mahal on the top rope. Orton with the Garvin Stomp. Orton with an elbow and then he clotheslines Mahal over the top rope. Orton clotheslines Mahal on the floor and the Singhs run away from Orton. Orton sends Mahal into the announce table. Orton sends Mahal back into the ring and Mahal gets to the apron. Orton with a kick and he sets for the hanging DDT. The Singhs get on the apron and Mahal with a back body drop that sends Orton to the floor and Orton holds his knee. Mahal pulls the referee out of the way to go after Orton. Mahal with a punch and he targets the knee. Mahal with kicks to the injured knee and he breaks the count. Orton with a kick and Mahal Irish whips Orton shoulder first into the ring steps. Mahal sends Orton into the ring. Mahal puts the leg in the ropes and he adds pressure to the knee. Orton is sent to the floor and Mahal follows. Orton with a kick and head butt. Orton with a back drop driver onto the ringside barrier and Mahal falls into Cowboy Bob’s lap. Mahal sends Orton into the announce table. Mahal with an atomic drop to the knee using the table. Mahal slams the leg onto the announce table. Mahal sends Orton back into the ring. Mahal kicks Orton in the leg.
Orton with punches and a kick. Orton with a fallaway slam but Orton holds his knee as Mahal falls to the floor. Mahal kicks Orton in the knee and he drops Orton’s knee onto the ringside barrier. They return to the ring and Orton goes for an RKO but Mahal escapes and he hits a round kick for a near fall. Mahal with kicks to the leg and he continues to work on the knee. Mahal with a leaping knee drop to Orton and then he tries for the figure four leg lock. Orton rolls over and reverses the hold. Mahal gets to the ropes and Orton releases the hold. Mahal with kicks to Orton and he works on the leg. Mahal sends Orton’s knee into the mat. Mahal with a step over toe hold. Mahal continues to work on the knee. Orton with an inside cradle for a near fall. Mahal with a clothesline. Mahal puts Orton on the turnbuckles and he sets for a superplex in front of the man who used it so well in his career.. Orton with a head butt. Orton puts Mahal on the turnbuckles. Orton with forearms to the back and he sets for the superplex and he hits it but Orton holds his knee and he cannot make the cover. Orton gets a near fall. Mahal with a punch but Orton with a kick. Mahal with a kick and Orton punches Mahal. Mahal with a head butt and Orton with a European uppercut. Mahal and Orton go back and forth with forearms and European uppercuts. Orton with two clotheslines. Mahal misses a clothesilne and Orton with a power slam. Orton goes to Mahal on the apron and he sets for the hanging DDT. Orton hits it and then he looks around to get the energy to go for the RKO.
House of Horrors: WWE champion Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt
They announced, via the ring announce JoJo, that the match would begin in the House of Horrors but would end in the Arena via pinfall, submission or forfeiture. We go to a limo pulling up to a house. Inside is Randy Orton, dressed to fight. He exits and there is a house bathed in a blue light. One of the lights inside turn off. A piece of farm equipment drives itself past Randy. We hear crickets. At the house, not in the arena back in San Jose. Orton cautiously tries to enter the house. He can spy Wyatt inside. Bray sees him and turns to face the window. Orton goes to the front door. He enters and we see all sorts of cuts. Bray;s voice warns him to “run.”
The door slams behind Randy and Bray attacks him from behind. He slams Orton into a wall and tells him that he took everything from Bray, so now Wyatt will take everything from him. He yelled at Orton that he could never leave. They battled inside the living room until Wyatt fled down a hallway. Randy followed and Bray’s hand broke through a wall to choke at him. Randy goes into a room with a bunch of mutilated baby dolls hanging from the ceiling. They played baby noises. Wyatt attacks the distracted Randy and they slam each other into the walls, breaking the plaster. They were actually hitting some pretty stiff shots that I suspect most will dismiss because this is pre-taped and edited. Wyatt disappeared and Orton tried to follow, demanding to know where he is. Orton entered a spooky room and then a kitchen. Wyatt tried to attack him with a rolling pin and then a frying pan but Randy fought back and beat him down with right hands until they were both down exhausted on the floor. Orton got back to his feet and Wyatt laughed at him. Orton tried to force him into a sink full of dirty dishes and was going to hit him with a frying pan but was lowblowed. Wyatt flipped a fridge over and trapped Orton underneath.
Bray goes outside. He screamed “Follow the buzzards” and on cue, the house is now bathed in a red light. Bray gets in Randy’s limo and tells the driver to go to the Arena. He sang “He’s got the whole world in his hands” as they drove away.
World Title Match: Bray Wyatt vs Randy Orton
Randy comes right in with a Thesz press and starts working Wyatt over, and he quickly goes for the RKO but Wyatt bails out to the floor. Orton goes after him and continues the assault. Orton rolls Wyatt back inside but gets caught with a running headbutt from Wyatt. Wyatt does his backward arch thing in the corner and the lights go out, and a projection of grubs climbing over each other cover the mat. Orton rolls out to the floor, then runs in and Wyatt tries catching him with Sister Abigail, but Orton slips free and gets caught with a running tackle from Wyatt.
Wyatt tosses Orton out to the apron hits a diving forearm, then they go back inside where Wyatt hits a charging splash in the corner. Another back arch, and this time it’s worms in the ring. Orton goes for another RKO, but Wyatt counters to a uranage and a senton for 2. Wyatt goes for Sister Abigail again, but Orton counters to a rollup for 2, then gets his head taken off by a hard clothesline. Orton rolls out to the floor again, Wyatt tries diving off the apron at him, but Orton dropkicks him coming down. Orton picks Wyatt up, but Wyatt hits Sister Abigail into the barricade, and Orton is knocked fo ra loop. Wyatt charges him, but RKO out of nowhere on the floor. They go back in and Orton sets for the punt, but Wyatt dodges and goes for Sister Abigail, Orton counters to the over the back neckbreaker. Orton with the hanging DDT, he sets for the RKO, but runs right into Sister Abigail for 2. Wyatt does the spider walk, and now it’s roaches all over the ring. Orton hits an RKO out of nowhere, makes a cover, and we have a new champion.
Winner: Randy Orton
Randy Orton vs. Luke Harper
Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt appeared. Bray said tonight they have to go their separate ways but in the end, it will be the Era of Wyatt. Randy told everyone to run. Harper and Orton went right after each other with Orton having control early. They spilled outside the ring, where Orton picked up Harper and dumped him atop one of the announcing tables with Harper taking bump backwards off it to the floor. Orton rolled him back in the ring for a two count. Orton cinched in a rear chinlock. He stomped Harper in the corner and continued beating him on the mat before cinching in yet another rear chinlock while driving his knee into Harper’s back as well, Harper makes a comeback with several rights and whipped Orton towards the corner. Orton reversed and Harper leapt over the top, drilled Randy with a big forearm and hit a senton atomico followed by a big boot for a two count. Harper snapped Orton across the top and set up for a catapult, drilling Orton’s throat across the middle rope. Orton went to the floor. Harper nailed a tope suicida that sent Randy crashing over the announcers’ table. Harper followed up by slamming him onto another table.
Harper charged Orton but was caught with a scoop powerslam on the floor. Orton and Harper battled in the corner with Luke on the apron outside. Harper went to the top but was crotched by Randy. Orton grabbed him and nailed a superplex for a two count. The crowd chanted, “This is awesome.” Orton covers Harper but only gets a two count.
The battle continued as Orton nailed his hanging DDT off the ropes. Randy teased a RKO but was nailed with a pair of superkicks for a two count that was THISCLOSE. Harper and Orton continued to battle back and forth. They exchanged brawls on their knees. Harper nailed a series of palm strikes and went for the discus clothesline but Orton blasted him and nailed the RKO for the pin.
Winner: Randy Orton