- Renee Young is backstage with Evolution. Triple H says they all have egos and it's well deserved. He brags about having 31 world titles between them. Randy Orton says The Shield will perish tonight and you can believe in that. The crowd boos.
WWE Intercontinental Title Match: Bad News Barrett vs. Big E
We go to the ring and out first comes Bad News Barrett to a pop. Barrett cuts a promo about how the MERS virus has landed in the US but even that will pale in comparison to how he's going to do Big E tonight before taking the IC title. Out next comes WWE Intercontinental Champion Big E.
Big E strikes first and takes Barrett down with a shoulder tackle. Barrett goes to the floor to regroup. Big E follows and Barrett kicks him. Fans chant for Barrett as Big E works him over on the floor. E spears Barrett into the ring post and brings him back in. Barrett superkicks E back out of the ring. Barrett leaps off the apron with a big elbow drop on the floor. Barrett rolls E back in for a 2 count. Barrett with right hands and some showing off. Big E blocks a suplex and hits one of his own.
More back and forth. Barrett counters and hits a suplex. Barrett with a crossbody and a 2 count. Barrett with a big boot to the face and more stomps. Barrett ends up booting Big E down on the apron. Barrett puts E on top of the top turnbuckle and beats on his back. Barrett charges but E meets him with a big belly to belly suplex. E runs over Barrett and hits another belly to belly. Fans boo as E spears Barrett and knocks him back out of the ring. Big E goes to suplex Barrett in from the apron but Barrett fights back. Big E runs the ropes and spears Barrett off the apron. They both land hard on the floor.
Big E brings it back in for a 2 count. Big E misses a splash and Barrett nails Winds of Change for a 2 count. Big E misses a shoulder thrust in the corner. Barrett nails Wasteland for another close 2 count. Barrett calls for the Bad News Bullhammer but Big E catches him in a big slam for another 2 count. Big E runs the ropes and nails a splash. He drops the straps and fans boo. Big E goes for the Big Ending but Barrett slides out and shoves him in the corner. Big E ducks the elbow but Barrett comes back and nails it for the win.
Winner and New WWE Intercontinental Champion: Bad News Barrett
Got a news tip or correction? Send it to us by clicking here.
Short URL: http://goo.gl/1Gmcp8
More On Kevin Owens Moving To Main Roster, His NXT Status
Dixie Carter May Not Be New To Email Gaffes According To Court Filing
Neville Talks Bo Dallas Being Underrated, Wearing A Cape, Wrestling Seth Rollins On RAW
San Andreas Box Office And Reviews, Video Of The Rock Cementing His Legacy, Diva At Rock's Premiere
WWE Owen Hart DVD And Blu-ray Set Update, WWE SmackDown Viewership Down, WWE Stock
Kurt Angle On If He Thinks He Will Be Inducted Into The WWE Hall Of Fame
UFC Champion Reacts To Seth Rollins Title Win, Bethe Correia Clarifies Comment, UFN Weigh Ins
WWE Interested In A Former TNA World Champion?
Brock Lesnar Returning To WWE Television
Brock Lesnar Working First House Show In Eleven Years, Opponent Revealed
Possible Replacement For Rusev At WWE Elimination Chamber, Backstage Notes On His Injury
Top Star Possibly Injured At Last Night's WWE SmackDown Tapings (Updated With Photo)