Aries applies a front facelock, but Neville fights up and hits a jawbreaker. Aries fights back with a forearm. Neville counters a Discus Fivearm with a kick to the midsection. Aries comes back with a shinbreaker and a slam. Aries goes to the top rope, but Neville gets away. Neville runs up to him, but Aries catches him with a sunset flip powerbomb. Aries quickly transitions to the Last Chancery. Neville grabs at the referee and sends him flying in desperation. The referee disqualifies him. Neville keeps the title.
Winner by Disqualification: Austin Aries
Footage is shown of Sheamus and Cesaro talking about their upcoming match against The Hardy Boyz on the WWE Payback Kickoff Show.
WWE RAW Tag Team Championships Match
Sheamus and Cesaro vs. The Hardy Boyz (c’s)
A loud “DELETE” chant fires up. Matt Hardy locks up with Cesaro. Matt powers him to the corner and gives a clean break. They lock up again, and Cesaro wrenches the arm. Matt twists out, but Cesaro rolls him up for a one count. Cesaro wrenches the arm before giving a clean break in the ropes. They lock up, and Matt attacks the arm. Jeff Hardy is tagged in, and he comes off the second rope with an elbow to the arm. An “OBSOLETE” chant fires up. Jeff puts him in the corner. The Hardy Boyz then hit Poetry in Motion on Cesaro. Matt picks up a one count. Matt wrenches the arm and sends him to the ropes, but Cesaro uppercuts him down. Sheamus tags in, and he hits a rolling senton for a two count. Sheamus uppercuts him to the corner before tagging Cesaro back in. Cesaro comes off the second rope with an elbow to the arm. Cesaro takes him down for a two count. Sheamus tags back in, and he shoulders Matt in the corner. Sheamus then takes him down for a two count. Sheamus goes for a powerslam, but Matt slides off and tags in Jeff. Jeff snaps Sheamus off the top rope before taking him down, hitting an inverted atomic drop, a double leg drop to the midsection, and a splash for a two count. Jeff wrenches the arm, but Sheamus counters by whipping him out of the ring. Jeff too a nasty bump on the floor. Cesaro tags in, puts Jeff in the ring, and picks up a near fall. Cesaro deadlifts him and hits a gutwrench suplex for a two count. Sheamus tags in, and they hit a double-team back elbow. Sheamus drags him near the corner and hits a diving knee drop off the second rope for a near fall. Sheamus then applies a chin lock. Sheamus kicks him in the face and knees him down. Cesaro tags in, and he drops a leg for a two count. The crowd starts chanting “DELETE.” Sheamus tags in. Cesaro hits a running uppercut, and Sheamus follows up with a shoulder. Sheamus hits an Irish Curse Backbreaker for a near fall. Sheamus goes back to a chin lock.
Jeff eventually fights up and fights off both Cesaro and Sheamus before hitting them both with a Whisper in the Wind. The crowd is getting pumped for Matt. Jeff hits Cesaro with a mule kick before tagging in Matt. Matt quickly attacks Cesaro and bounces him off the top rope while the crowd chants, “DELETE.” Matt hits a bulldog for a two count. Matt goes to the second rope for a diving elbow to the neck. Matt follows up with a Side Effect for a near fall. Jeff runs in and gets Sheamus out of the ring. Jeff then takes him out with a cross-body off the apron. Matt takes Cesaro down in the ring and goes for a top rope moonsault, but Cesaro rolls out of the way. Cesaro wipes him out with a springboard corkscrew uppercut. Both men are down. Cesaro takes him down and fires up the Cesaro Swing with many revolutions. Cesaro follows up with the Sharpshooter, but Jeff comes over and gets Matt’s hand on the bottom rope. Sheamus quickly takes Jeff down at ringside. Cesaro puts Matt in the corner. Matt boots him back and goes to the top rope, but Cesaro uppercuts him. Sheamus tags in and hits a second rope White Noise, but Jeff breaks up the pin! Jeff gets Cesaro out of the ring and dives off the apron, but Cesaro catches him. Jeff slides off and sends him into the crowd. Matt ducks a Brogue Kick and goes for a Twist of Fate, but Sheamus gets out. Sheamus DDTs him for a near fall. Jeff blind tags in. Sheamus powerslams Matt and covers, but he’s not the legal man. Jeff stuns him with a Swanton Bomb for the win.
Winners and still WWE RAW Tag Team Champions: The Hardy Boyz
The Hardy Boyz check on their fallen opponents. They all get to their feet and shake hands. The Hardy Boyz then raise the arms of Sheamus and Cesaro. The crowd gives them a decent hand. The Hardy Boyz pose on the ropes, and Sheamus and Cesaro attack them from behind. Cesaro viciously pulls Jeff into the ring post a few times before Sheamus Brogue Kicks his head into it. They then approach Matt and get him in the ring. Sheamus and Cesaro stand over him before getting him to his feet. Cesaro holds him up for Sheamus to hit a Brogue Kick. Matt is bleeding from his scalp. Sheamus and Cesaro then grab the titles and hold them up before laying them on their fallen opponents and walking off.
Braun Strowman is backstage. Strowman says Roman Reigns is looking for the big fight, but by the end of the night, he’ll be looking for Strowman to put him out of his misery.
WWE RAW Women’s Championship
Alexa Bliss vs. Bayley (c)
They do the announcements in the ring. Bayley gets a huge reaction from her hometown crowd. The bell rings, and they lock up. Bayley gets her in the corner, and the referee backs her up. Bayley wrenches the arm, but Bliss gets on the ropes to break it. They lock up again, and Bayley powers her to the corner before giving a clean break. Bliss pushes her and takes her down before taunting the crowd. Bliss sends her to the corner, but Bayley slingshots over her and hits a scoop slam for a two count. Bliss immediately rolls out of the ring. Bliss gets on the apron, but Bayley dropkicks her off. Bayley gets her in the ring and picks up a two count. Bayley bounces her off the top turbuckle a number of times. Bliss comes back with a vicious strike to take her down. Bliss bounces her off the top turnbuckle a few times before clubbing away at the back. Bliss takes her down for a one count. Bliss goes to a chin lock. Bayley fights up, but Bliss bounces her off the ropes for a one count. Bliss covers again for a one count. Bliss continues to attack her before standing on the hair and pulling her arms up. Bliss covers for a two count. Bliss rips at the hair before whipping her down by her ponytail. Bliss then goes back to the chin lock. Bayley fights up, but Bliss clotheslines her down before talking a little trash. Bliss then stands on her and bounces her face off the mat. Bliss then kicks her out of the ring.