stomps, then chokes up Orton a bit. The ref breaks it up and Reigns lumbers over to Reigns for a headbutt. Reigns with a right. He's smiling. Reigns with a right hand. He whips Orton to the ropes, but Orton reverses. Reigns ducks a clothesline but is met with the Thesz Press. Orton with some right hands, then a corner hit. Orton is up top and tries for the ten punches! He gets the ten and ends with a headbutt. Another! WHY IS HE HEADBUTTING A SAMOAN!!?!?!? Whip to the corner, but Reign reverses, only to run into a boot. Orton with a chest shot, is looking for something, but Reigns just socks the shit outta Orton and sends him to the outside.
Reigns is in the middle of the ring with a chin lock on Orton, and Orton is super jelly that he doesn't have the hold. Bryan calls for help from the crowd. Orton stands and turns into the hold then gets some rights and hits a headbutt again. Reigns lifts Orton up and drops him on the ropes. That didn't look all that convincing. Reigns with a hard clothesline, and a pin for 2. Reigns with some rights showering down on Orton. He goes for another chin lock as the crowd chants for candy.
Orton is trying to stand up out of it, as Bryan calls for more help from the crowd. Orton turns into the hold then hits a back suplex to fully break the hold. Both men are up in oppsoite sides of the rng. Reigns goes for a clothesline, but Orton moves and here comes the clothesline. Powerslam. Orton hits Rollins off the apron, then kicks Reigns. Reigns looking for a Samoan drop, but Orton hits the backbreaker. Reigns tries to roll out of the ring, but he conveniently stops on the apron, and here comes the rope-assisted DDT. Orton ihts it and the crowd loves it. Orton is looking for the RKO, but Rollins sends Bryan to the ground and enters the ring. Orton tosses him, is about to hit the DDT, but Reigns holds the foot of Bryan. Bryan is in the ring and he flies to the outside!!! The crowd is YESing the shit out of the ring, as the ref calls for the bell.
Official Result: No Contest (**1/2)
A little too many restholds for my liking, but still a solid match. It wasn't as good as I thought it was going to be...
Of course, the Bryan and Rollins match is starting immediately...and here! we! GO!
Match 8: Daniel Bryan v Seth Rollins
Rollins starts clubbering Bryan in the back, then into the corner. Bryan gets whipped to the corner. Bryan flips over Rollins, hits the ropes, seated clothesline. Rollins is on his knees. Bryan with some kicks. An uppercut. A whip to the ropes, followed by a high knee! More kicks, and the crowd LOVES it. A kick, then an elbow to the shoulder. Back to the back, shoulder, back, shoulder! Bryan with an armbar and he drops some elbows to Rollins a few times before he pins for 1. Every move Bryan makes is supplemented with a YES! Bryan is looking for the surfboard. Rollins gets to the ropes and breaks the hold, so Bryan dropkicks him. Seth to the outside so Bryan looks to fly. A kick sends Seth further away, then Bryan hits the apron and gets a flying knee! Orton prevents Reigns from interferring as Bryan sends Seth back into the ring for a pin. 1...2...NO! Bryan lifsts Seth up and is sent to the corner. Rollins with some shoulder blocks. A right is blocked and Bryan is back with his own rights and a whip, which is reveresed into that DDT into the middle turnbuckle move that Rollins does. Pin for 1..2.. NO! Rollins mounts and hits some rights to the face of Bryan. Bryan is looking for the surfboard. Rollins is looking for a surfboard of his own! Rollins gets the hold in, however. But BRYAN releases the arms and strengths himself out of the hold!!! Bryan tries to get his own surfboard, and gets it locked in!! The arm lock is turnd into a headlock, while the feet are still locked! Rollins might tap!! Rollins escapes the hold and we go to a commercial...
We're back, and Rollins has a chin lock. Bryan ith some elbows and a right hand to break the hold. The YES!s are still alive! Rollins gets the upperhand then a pin for 2. Rollins with some elbows into a snapmare, followed by a chinlock. Rollins grounds Bryan but only for a second, as Bryan is able to turn into the hold and hit a right. They trade blows as the crowd trades YESs and NOs. Rollins goes for an Enziguri, but Bryan catches that shit and is all like, "HALF CRAB MUDDAFUCKA!" Rollins gets to the ropes, so the hold is broken. Seth in the corner. Bryan with some kicks! A running dropkick sends Bryan to the seated position! Bryan with another dropkick! A pin for 1...2..NO!! Kicks to the kneed Rollins! Bryan with a kick to the head, but Rollins ducks and gets a kick of his own. Pin from Rollin for 2! Rollins tries to take some Yes kicks of his own, but Bryan gets out of it! GERMAN from Rollins - NO! Bryan lands on his feet! Bryan with an attack, but Rollins turns it into a powerbomb right into the damned turnbuckle!!! Pin for 1...2...NO!!! Seth is frustrated!
He sends Bryan to the corner, hits some kicks. Rollins rolls, hits a clothesline, hits the ropes, and goes for something but we will never know what it is because Bryan sends him over the top rope! Bryan is looking for the suicide dive, but Bryan cuts that shit off!! Rollins on the top rope! He flies, misses! Bryan rolls him up, a reversal! German!!! CHAOS THEORY IN DA HOWSE!! Bryan with a pin! 1...2...NO!! Bryan's got some blood! He's going up top! Bryan on the top rope, but Rollins trips him up and crotches Bryan!! Rollins is up! Rights. He goes for a DDT like manuever, but Bryan crotches him! We're set up for a back suplex! Bryan turns his body! CROSS BODY!! Both men are down!
THIS IS AWESOME chant! Bryan is standing, Reigns is looking to attack! Orton is there to trip him up! Rollins tries to attack! Roll up by Bryan! 1...2...3!!!!!! Everybody is YESSING!!
Official Result: Daniel Bryan (****)
What the hell did you expect?! AMAZING! I want to complain about the ending, but they've got a tag match coming up, so a... (Continues on next page)