'WWE WrestleMania XXVIII' Results: New Champions Crowned, End Of An Era, Rock Vs. Cena
Winners: Epico and Primo
- Rosa celebrates in the ring with the champions as we go to ringside with Striker and Mathews. They hype tonight's pay-per-view and the different matches. Striker announces that the World Heavyweight Title match will kick off tonight's pay-per-view at 7pm EST. We go to a backstage interview with Daniel Bryan talking about tonight's match. Bryan says he will walk out still the World Heavyweight Champion and tells AJ Lee to give him a good luck kiss. She rolls her eyes before he makes her do the "YES!" dance with the title.
- We go back to Striker and Mathews. They thank us for watching the pre-show and dark match before going back to hype videos.
- The WrestleMania 28 pay-per-view kicks off live from Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Florida as Lilian Garcia is in the ring to sing America The Beautiful. Members of The National Guard are on the stage holding up American flags. The jets do a fly-over as the crowd cheers. Lilian gets the crowd to chant "USA" and we go to a WrestleMania video package.
- We come back to Sun Life Stadium and Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler welcome us to the pay-per-view. Fans are still filing into the stadium. Justin Roberts welcomes us and we're ready for the opener.
World Heavyweight Title Match: Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan
We go to the ring and out first comes Sheamus to a big pop from the crowd. The World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan is out next and he has AJ Lee with him.
The crowd starts chanting "YES!" and we see a bunch of yes signs in the crowd. The bell rings and Bryan stalling, asking AJ to give him a kiss on the apron. Bryan turns around to a Brogue Kick from Sheamus for the win.
Winner and New World Heavyweight Champion: Sheamus
- We go to the locker room where we see Team Laurinaitis. The Miz stops them all from talking and tries to get everyone hyped up. They go back to their discussions when David Otunga interrupts. He takes a fake sip of coffee before introducing John Laurinaitis. Laurinaitis gives his team a pep talk before the match.
- They show a promo for WWE's 100 free trips to WrestleMania 29.
Kane vs. Randy Orton
We go back to the ring and out first comes Kane for the next match.
Randy Orton is out next to a big pop from the crowd. The bell rings and Orton goes to work on Kane with right hands and takes it to the corner. Kane turns it around with a clothesline in the corner and a big right hand. Kane works over Orton and grabs him for a chokeslam. Orton fights out of it and clubs away on Kane. Orton beats Kane to the mat and starts stomping.
Kane blocks the DDT and takes control of the match. Kane works over Orton and gets a 2 count before keeping him on the mat. Orton tries to fight back but Kane cuts him off. Kane charges in the corner and Orton hits him with a big boot. Orton comes out but Kane catches him with a big side slam for another 2 count. We get some "boring" chants from the crowd as Kane continues to control the match.
Kane hits a long vertical suplex on Orton for another 2 count. Orton finally makes a comeback and goes for a kick. Kane comes up from the mat and chokeslams him. Somehow Orton kicks out at 2 to Kane's surprise. More back and forth. They go to the second rope and Kane hits a big chokeslam from the second rope for the win.