Thursday, May 23, 2024
WWE Payback 2020

WWE Payback 2020

Date:
August 30, 2020
Location:
Amway Center in Orlando, Florida

Highlights:

  • All titles matches ended with new champions being crowned.
  • New stars Matt Riddle and Keith Lee walked out of Payback with clean wins over their established opponents. King Corbin is not done with Riddle, as he attacked his rival backstage after their match.
  • Big E continues his singles success with a victory over a former World Champion in Sheamus.
  • Lashley put a stop to Apollo Crews’ run with the United States title by making him tap out to the Full Nelson.
  • In the Women’s Tag Team match, Shayna Baszler won with an innovative submission hold, tying up Sasha Banks in a Muta Lock, Bayley in the Kirifuda Clutch, and using Sasha’s own arm to help place extra pressure on the Clutch to force Bayley to tap out.
  • Keith Lee shocked the world by ending Randy Orton with a Spirit Bomb. This is arguably his biggest win to date, ranked up their with claiming the NXT & North American titles.

Event Card

UNIVERSAL CHAMPIONSHIP TRIPLE THREAT NO HOLDS BARRED MATCH:
Roman Reigns* defeated Bray Wyatt & Braun Strowman to become the new champion

Roman Reigns signed the Universal Championship match contract midway through a singles No Holds Barred encounter (after they had broken the ring) between Wyatt& Strowman.

UNITED STATES CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Bobby Lashley defeated Apollo Crews to become the new champion

WOMEN’S TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler defeated Bayley & Sasha Banks to become the new champions

SINGLES MATCH:
Keith Lee defeated Randy Orton

TAG TEAM MATCH:
Dominik and Rey Mysterio defeated Seth Rollins and Murphy

SINGLES MATCH:
Matt Riddle defeated King Corbin

SINGLES MATCH:
Big E defeated Sheamus

(KICKOFF) TAG TEAM MATCH:
The Riott Squad, Liv Morgan & Ruby Riott defeated The IIconics, Billie Kay & Peyton Royce