The New Day vs. The Shield
We go right to the ring for tonight's first match from the pay-per-view card. The music hits as The New Day comes out. Big E, Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston all work the mic on the way to the ring and after entering. We go to a video package on this match.
We see that Cole, Graves, Saxton are calling the show with WWE Hall of Famer Booker T and Tom Phillips tonight. The New Day dances until the entrance interrupts them and out comes The Shield through the crowd - Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose. Kofi starts off with Ambrose as they trade holds.
The crowd is hot already with dueling chants. Ambrose drops Kofi first with a smack to the mouth. Kofi laughs at him and tags in Woods. Rollins also tags in and locks up with Woods. Woods ties the arm up but Rollins drops him with a punch. Big E tags in next. Rollins stares at him and says a few words. Rollins looks at Reigns and he smiles before tagging in. Reigns and Big E circle each other as they stare each other down. They lock up and trade holds. Reigns hits Big E with a shoulder but Big E comes right back with one of his own, which drops Reigns. Big E dances over Reigns but Reigns ends up dropping him with a shoulder. Big E gets right back up and talks some trash, then tells Reigns to suck it. Reigns with a Samoan Drop for a 2 count.
All six Superstars get involved for a minute. The Shield clotheslines Kofi and Big E over the top to the floor. Woods turns around and sees The Shield. Ambrose ends up unloading on Woods in the corner with stomps. Reigns tags back in and hits a big clothesline. Rollins tags in and goes to the top for a big punch as Reigns holds Woods. Ambrose quickly tags in for some fast-paced double teaming. Ambrose with a 2 count on Woods.
Kofi tags in with a springboard and goes to work on The Shield, sending Rollins out. Kofi unloads on Ambrose now. Kofi with the Boom Drop. Kofi rallies the crowd but misses a Trouble In Paradise. Ambrose counters and goes for Dirty Deeds but it's blocked as Big E tags in and unloads on Ambrose in the corner. The New Day keeps Ambrose down in their corner with several tags and the Unicorn Stampede. Ambrose gets right up and takes Big E down. Woods tags in and stops Ambrose from tagging. Woods beats Ambrose down in the corner again as the referee warns him. Ambrose takes another Unicorn Stampede.
Reigns drops off the apron and runs over to attack Kofi while Rollins attacks Woods. Ambrose drops Big E in the ring. Ambrose runs the ropes and nails a dive on Woods. Big E spears Ambrose off the apron to the floor. Rollins can't believe it. We get a replay of the spear. Big E brings Ambrose back into the ring and covers for a 2 count. The WWE Network cuts out and comes back to Woods sending Ambrose into the corner with a headbutt. Woods takes Ambrose to the top and climbs up for a superplex. Ambrose counters and sends Woods to the mat face first. Big E tags in while Ambrose is still sitting up top. Big E climbs up for a belly-to-belly superplex now. Ambrose breaks the attempt and sends Big E to the mat. Ambrose nails a missile dropkick.
Kofi comes in but Rollins finally gets the tag. Rollins unloads and hits a Blockbuster on Kofi. Rollins with a Slingblade for a 2 count as Kofi kicks out. More back and forth. Rollins hits a big Buckle Bomb on Woods and in comes Reigns with a follow-up lariat. Reigns covers for a 2 count on Woods. Reigns waits for Woods to get up. Woods dodges the Superman Punch and rolls Reigns up for a 2 count. Woods slides out of a Samoan Drop. They run the ropes and Reigns eventually nails the Superman Punch. Reigns gets hyped up instead of making the pin. Reigns readies for the spear but Woods catches him with a kick to the face. Reigns with a Superman Punch on Woods as Big E comes in. Big E with a belly-to-belly on Reigns as Ambrose tags in. Big E goes for Big Ending on Ambrose but Rollins stops the Midnight Hour and superkicks Big E. Rollins drags Kofi back into the ring. Rollins hits the high knee and Ambrose hits Dirty Deeds on Kofi but Woods breaks the pin just in time.
Woods drags Kofi over and tags himself in. Rollins superkicks Woods to the mat. Rollins yells for them to end it now. Ambrose and Reigns drive Big E into the barrier on the outside. Ambrose and Reigns go after Kofi and send him to the barrier next. They return to the apron. Reigns tags in, as does Ambrose. They go for the Shield-style triple powerbomb but Big E pulls Reigns to the floor, decks him and sends him into the steel steps. Kofi goes in and hits Trouble In Paradise to Rollins. Woods unloads on Ambrose. The New Day triple teams Reigns on the floor now. Woods returns to the ring and goes after Ambrose. Big E tags in and scoops Ambrose for an assisted kick from Woods from the apron. Woods lifts Big E on his shoulders while Kofi goes to the top. They catapult Kofi's splash onto Ambrose. Big E follows up with another splash. Ambrose is laid out.
The New Day wastes some time as they plan the next move to Ambrose. Rollins has returned to the ring but he's stumbling around. Big E scoops Rollins and Ambrose at once. Woods and Kofi go to the second rope for a super double Midnight Hour. Kofi covers Ambrose but Reigns runs in and spears Big E onto them, breaking the pin attempt up. Fans chant "this is awesome" now. Reigns tags in as the legal man now. Both teams face off from their corners. They rush each other and a big brawl breaks out. Big E gets sent out by Ambrose. Rollins takes out Woods on the floor. Ambrose with Dirty Deeds to the floor. Rollins drops Woods with a knee on the floor. Kofi and Reigns go at it now. Kofi misses a stomp from the top and Reigns follows right up with a spear. Rollins and Ambrose join Reigns in the ring now. Ambrose and Rollins lift Kofi to Reigns while he's up top. They climb up with him and hit a super triple powerbomb from the top. Ambrose covers Kofi for the win.
Winners: The Shield
After the match, The Shield stands tall and has their arms raised. We go to replays. Ambrose, Reigns and Rollins celebrate as The New Day recovers on the outside.