The following is from our play-by-play coverage of the WWE Survivor Series PPV event:
Women’s Elimination Tag Team Match: Team Raw (Mickie James, Nia Jax, Tamina, Bayley & Sasha Banks) vs. Team SmackDown (Naomi, Sonya Deville, Asuka, Carmella & Mandy Rose)
A brawl broke out to begin the match. Naomi caught Jax with a springboard drop kick while Tamina hit a big boot to Naomi to eliminate the former SmackDown Women’s Champion. Carmella rolled up Tamina to eliminate her. We’re down to 4-on-4. Carmella started dancing until Jax got into the ring. Carmella went for a roll up but Jax blocked it and choked her. Rose was tagged in and Jax tackled her for 2. Rose caught her with a running knee strike. James was tagged in and landed a series of strikes to Rose then hit a neck breaker for 2. James worked over the left leg of Rose with a submission. Rose fought back and got the tag to Asuka, who got a pop. Asuka with a hip attack then went for a roll up but James blocked it. Deville was in next and ate a few kicks by James. Bayley tagged herself in and hit a series of elbow drops to Deville.
James back in and hit a thess press to Deville for 2. Deville speared her and led to the elimination. Banks was able to eliminate Carmella after taking her out. We’re down to 3-on-3. Rose beat down Bayley in the corner with strikes.
Banks got the tag and hit a series of kicks to Rose then hit a back stabber then into the Bank Statement for the elimination. Deville attacked Banks right away with a series of strikes. Bayley got the hot tag and hit snake eyes to Deville then landed a running knee to Deville. Moments later, Deville planted her with a spinebuster for two until Jax broke it up. Jax missed a spear and ate the ring post. Asuka beat her down at ringside. Banks took out Asuka with a dive off the apron. Bayley with a back suplex to Deville back in the ring for 2. Bayley speared her outside of the ring but Deville caught Bayley with a kick on the outside. Bayley hit her finisher to Deville on the floor.
This led to Bayley and Deville not only being counted out but also eliminated. We’re down to Jax and Banks against Asuka. Back in the ring, Asuka hit a drop kick to Banks then a knee strike and a german suplex. Banks with a big right hand but Asuka hit a hip attack to Jax to send her to the floor. Asuka then kicked Banks to the floor. Banks tripped Asuka on the apron. Asuka with a hip attack to Banks on the floor.
Asuka with a drop kick off the top rope for 2. Back in the ring, Banks knocked her down then went to the top rope. Jax knocked Banks down and Asuka locked in the Asuka Lock for the elimination. Jax jumped Asuka with a series of leg drops then hit the samoan drop for the win.
Winner: Mickie James, Nia Jax, Tamina, Bayley & Sasha Banks