We start off with Daniel Bryan and Shane McMahon talking about how they will show that Team Blue is best at SummerSlam. They also have Randy Orton sign the contract for his match with Brock Lesnar. Heath Slater enters and he has a fruit basket from the Farmer’s Market. He gives Randy an apple. Daniel says the card was a condolence card. Heath says he watched last week’s Smackdown and he reminds Daniel and Shane that he stood toe to toe with Brock Lesnar. Shane says he will not be disrespected by Heath. Heath says they have a big pickle and Daniel says there is no pickle. Randy says he has an idea and he takes a bite of the apple and we go to the opening video.
Heath Slater versus Randy Orton
Orton with a kick and he sends Slater shoulder first into the ring post. Orton sends Slater into the other ring post and then Orton with a clothesline and Garvin Stomp. Orton with punches and then he connects with forearms across the chest. The referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Heath Slater (by disqualification)
After the match: Orton sends Slater to the floor. Slater is thrown over the announce table. Orton drops Slater on the ringside barrier and hits an IEDDT. Orton rolls Slater into the ring and he waits for an RKO but then he gets up and walks around Slater. Orton picks up Slater and hits a German suplex on Slater and does the Brock Bounce. Orton picks Slater up again and hits another German suplex and then Orton twists to the mat and does the RKO push ups and hits the RKO.
Randy Orton arrives at the arena and he is told of his match against Alberto Del Rio and then he is asked about how is he staying focused for Brock Lesnar. Randy says he has known Brock for fifteen years and he points out that he is the legend killer so he does not have to worry about that. It only takes one RKO to get to Viperville. Alberto asks Randy if he is kidding. Viperville sounds like a joke for something that would be at Disneyland. Randy says he will give Alberto a VIP ticket and he tells him it is a bumpy ride. Alberto tells Randy we will see if he can do it with a broken arm.
Randy Orton versus Alberto Del Rio
They lock up and Del Rio escapes. They lock up again and Orton with a side head lock. Orton with a shoudler tackle and Del Rio goes to the apron to regroup. Del Rio gets back into the ring. Del Rio with a kick and he sends Orton into the turnbuckles. Orton with European uppercuts and he sends Del Rio into the turnbuckles. Orton with a hard Irish whip. Orton climbs the turnbuckles and punches Del Rio but Del Rio gets away. Orton with a clothesline and kicks. Orton catapults Del Rio into the bottom rope and Orton gets a near fall. Del Rio kicks Orton and punches him in the midsection. Del Rio goes for a splash but Orton moves and Del Rio goes to the apron. Orton drops Del Rio against the ropes and Del Rio goes to the floor as we go to commercial.
We start off with Shane McMahon, Daniel Bryan, and Randy Orton watching Randy Orton RKOing Brock Lesnar on Raw. Shane asks Randy if he is happy with what he did. Shane says that he expects Brock to retaliate. Shane says he will take care of Randy later. Shane tells Randy it was pretty awesome. Randy asks if all of the security is necessary because he proved that only one RKO is needed to drop the beast. Shane tells some of the security to go with Randy and he tells everyone to make sure that Brock does not get in the building.
Fandango (with Tyler Breeze) versus Randy Orton
They lock up and Fandango with punches and an Irish whip but Orton with a clothesline out of the corner. Orton with the Garvin Stomp. Orton with boots to the midsection and he suplexes Fandango. Orton gets a near fall. Breeze distracts Orton and Fandango with a drop kick and punches. Fandango with a reverse chin lock. Orton with a belly-to-back suplex followed by two clotheslines and he avoids a clothesline from Fandango and he hits a power slam. Orton with a power slam to Breeze when he tries to interfere.
Orton with the IEDDT and he looks around the ring and he gets ready to twist to the mat but he sees Brock Lesnar in the crowd. Orton hits an RKO and then Brock picks up Orton and hits an F5.
Winner: Randy Orton (by disqualification)
Randy Orton’s music interrupts and the pants wearing streak is over at one show. Miz says it is good to see Randy and he welcomes Randy to MizTV. Randy says he was in the back and he heard Miz’ opening monologue and since it sounded like Miz was talking about him, he came out. Randy says Miz was wonderful on the mic and he showed that he is an expert at playing with himself. Miz says Randy is like the Blair Witch Project. He wants to know why Randy interrupted when he has a match in four weeks against Brock Lesnar. Randy reminds Miz he made a good living killing legends. He is going to Suplex City and it will be a long bumpy road. It will only take one RKO to send Brock’s ass to Viperville.
Miz says it is a shame that Randy accepted the match with Lesnar because SummerSlam will be his last. Randy says SummerSlam won’t be his last match, but it also doesn’t have to be his first match back. Why not have his first match back tonight? Why not have that return take place against the Intercontinental Champion? Miz asks everyone if they want to see that match and after they appear interested in the match, he says no. You don’t just get a chance at the Intercontinental Title. Randy says the title does not have to be on the line, so why not something between friends. Miz says they are friends since he beat Randy for the WWE Title. He says he is not falling for Randy’s tricks. Randy asks Miz if he is afraid of getting his ass whipped in front of Miz’ wife. Maryse tells Randy how dare you talk about her husband like that Her husband accept that challenge.
Randy Orton versus Miz (with Maryse) in a Non Title Match
The bell rings and Miz goes to the floor because he is not ready. He talks to Maryse and returns to the ring. MIz kicks and punches Orton and sends him to the floor. Orton holds his shoudler and Miz punches Orton. Miz kicks Orton in the shoulder. Miz sends Orton shoulder first into the ringside barrier. Miz sends Orton back into the ring and MIz with a boot to the shoulder. Miz punches and kicks Orton in the corner. Orton goes to the floor and Miz follows. Orton with a punch and European uppercut. Orton is Irish whipped into the ring steps. Miz sends Orton into the ringside barrier and then Orton is returned to the ring but Orton with an RKO and Orton does not cover MIz. Orton looks around and he leans against the ropes as he waits for Miz to move. Orton gets up and he does the RKO pushups and hits another RKO for the three count.
Winner: Randy Orton
Bray Wyatt & Braun Strowman vs. Roman Reigns & Randy Orton
Bray and Orton started the match. Orton hit a clothesline early, but failed to tag out to Reigns like he hoped. Orton went for his rope elevated DDT, but Wyatt escaped and tagged out to Strowman. Braun hit a shoulder block and gave an intimidating scream. Orton tagged to Reigns, who struggled but couldn’t get Strowman off his feet. Orton got a blind tag, and they tried to double team Strowman, but still couldn’t knock him down.
Strowman hit a big boot on Orton, and then backed him into the heel corner. Wyatt tagged in and beat on Orton with punches and kicks. He then hit a kick to the head and covered for a two count. Orton avoided a Wyatt clothesline and hit an inverted backbreaker. Both men tagged and Reigns struggled to gain an advantage on Strowman. At one point Reigns nearly lifted him up for a Samoan Drop, but he elbowed out.Strowman end up on the apron and Reigns teed off on him. He eventually hit a Superman Punch, but Strowman landed on his feet on the outside. Reigns then went after Wyatt and ended up tossing him into the timekeeper’s area. Reigns went back to Strowman briefly, but when he turned around Wyatt worked him over with a chair for the DQ.
Winners: Roman Reigns & Randy Orton by DQ.
After the match: Wyatt tossed Reigns back in the ring. Orton made the save, but Strowman attempted to choke him out. Reigns hit a Superman Punch on Wyatt and dumped Strowman back out to the floor. Reigns then hit a spear on Wyatt and the babyfaces celebrated as The Wyatt’s retreated up the ramp.
Backstage: Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns have something to say. Roman says when Bray Wyatt talks about family versus family, he sees his family knocking Bray’s family’s teeth down their throat at SummerSlam. Roman says they won’t be talking on Monday because they will be crapping out their teeth. Dean says he has been up all night thinking about painful things they can do. Since they cannot use pliers, a pipe, or a blowtorch without being disqualified. He has to get real creative thinking about how he can torture them. Roman says they picked the wrong family to deal with. Randy Orton shows up and he says that he wants Sheamus and everyone to know that there won’t be any RKOs out of nowhere. You will see it coming. Cesaro stops by and says they are messed up. Cesaro says he just wants to beat Kevin Owens so he can get a new t-shirt . . . Lose Owens Lose. The blowtorch is a nice idea. Dean says different strokes for different folks. The beating they are going to give tonight is just a taste for what you are going to get at SummerSlam.
Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, and Cesaro versus Sheamus, Luke Harper, Bray Wyatt, and Kevin Owens
Orton and Sheamus start things off and Sheamus turns his back to Orton in the corner and then he turns around and Orton tries for an RKO but Sheamus is able to get away and he goes to the floor and grabs his briefcase as we go to commercial. We are back Owens wants Cesaro in the match. They lock up and Orton with a side head lock and Cesaro tags in and he hits a delayed vertical suplex even with Owens punching Cesaro while holding him in the air. Luke Harper tags in and so does Dean Ambrose. They lock up and Harper misses a punch and Ambrose with the Sting punch and chop combination. Dean with a snap mare and sliding D followed by an elbow drop. Reigns tags in and he punches Harper and gives Harper a snap mare followed by a boot to the head. Reigns with a wrist lock but Harper with a punch and Wyatt tags in and he connects with an uppercut. Wyatt sends Reigns into the turnbuckles and follows with an Irish whip but Reigns comes out of the corner with a clothesline. Cesaro tags in and he punches Wyatt. Cesaro with a European uppercut or two. Wyatt with a head butt and he sends Cesaro into the corner and tags in Harper. Harper with a European uppercut but Cesaro fires back. They go back and forth but Harper with a thrust to the throat. Cesaro goes to the apron and he kicks Owens. Cesaro with a sunset flip for a near fall and then he gets Harper ready for the giant swing. Owens hits Cesaro from behind and then Ambrose has to be held back by the referee so order can be restored. Harper with a boot to Cesaro’s head and Wyatt tags back in. Wyatt with a head butt and then he hits a splash into the corner. Wyatt tags in Sheamus and he gives Cesaro a suplex throw and then Sheamus fixes the Mohawk before he tags in Owens. Owens with a kick to the head and then Cesaro punches Owens while trying to get to his corner.