After the match, Goldust tries to console Cody, but Cody shoves him away
again, just as he did last week.
Back on Raw, we see Cesaro and Heyman in the back talking. We can’t hear what
they are saying.
Back on Raw, we are joined by Lana. She speaks in Russian and then introduces
Alexander Rusev. Rusev will be going one on one with Xavier Woods.
Alexander Rusev vs. Xavier Woods
Woods charges in with a drop kick quickly and lands in some right hands.
Woods hits the ropes, but gets caught by Rusev and Rusev slams him to the mat.
Rusev stomps on the back of Woods, and locks in The Accolade. Truth runs in the
ring and knocks Rusev off of him.
Winner by DQ – Alexander Rusev
After the match, Truth low bridges Rusev and he flies out of the ring. Rusev
jumps on the apron and eats a drop kick by Woods. Rusev stays on the apron
though. Truth charges in and hits a calf kick to knock Rusev off of the apron.
Rusev backs up the ramp and stares down Woods and Truth.
We go to the back where Renee Young is joined by Rob Van Dam. She asks Van
Dam about his #1 contender’s match against Bad New Barrett. He says tonight,
Barrett is going to receive some bad news of his own. Zeb Coulter shows up.
Coulter says that he and RVD has a common enemy, and that’s Paul Heyman. Zeb
Coulter asks RVD if they can work together and get rid of a common enemy. RVD
says he has a mind of his own. He says thanks, but no thanks. He says he is just
going to continue being himself.
Back on Raw, we see Zeb Coulter and Jack Swagger talking in the back.
Back in the arena, Los Matadores are in the ring with 3MB. Los Matadores will
be going against Drew Mcyntire and Heath Slater.
Los Matadores vs. 3MB
Diego and Drew start this match off. Diego starts off quick with a few drop
kicks and works on the arm of Drew. Drew lands a right hand and tags in Slater.
Slater lands some right hands and kicks. Diego spring boards off the middle rope
and connects with a back elbow for a 2 count. Fernando tags in and hits a
springboard splash. Slater gets whipped into the corner, but Fernando catches
him with a head scissor. Fernando now locks in a shoulder lock. El Torito and
Hornswoggle fight on the outside and that grabs the attention of Fernando.
Slater hits his finisher on Fernando and gets the 3 count.
Winners by Pinfall – 3MB
After the match, Hornswoggle tries to hit a cross body on Los Matadores from
the apron, but they move and Hornswoggle hits the ground. El Torito spring
boards to the top rope and hits a cross body to Slater on the outside.
Back on Raw, we are joined by Stephanie Mcmahon. She makes her way to the
ring. Stephanie says that what happened last week was a senseless attack, and
she wants to make it up to him. She asks Daniel Bryan to come out so she can
apologize. Daniel Bryan’s music starts up and he makes his way out with Brie
Bella. Daniel has a neck brace on. They are welcomed by loud “Yes” chants by the
Bryan says that he almost believed Stephane when she wanted Kane to stop last
week. He says he almost believed her, but everyone knows that she is full of
crap. Stephanie says that she has earned that, and she doesn’t blame him for
thinking that. Stephanie says that her and Triple H never wanted him to be WWE
World Heavyweight Champion. She says that their emotions ran high and got out of
control. Bryan asks how she thinks Brie felt every time they did what they did
to him. Bryan says he asked Brie not to do anything, and she agreed because she
respects him. Stephanie says that he did it on his own, and earned his
championship. She says that all she wanted was to give Bryan a credible opponent
at Extreme Rules. She tells Brie that she knows what it’s like to have your
husband wheeled out on a stretcher. She says that on behalf of their entire
family, she is sorry. She says she apologizes or everything. Bryan says he
thinks the audience agrees with him when he says that he still thinks she is
full of crap. Stephanie says she doesn’t know how else to prove it. She asks
Bryan to walk down to the ring and look her in the eyes so she can prove it.
Bryan says he is going to see a liar when he looks in her eyes. He knows that at
the snap of her fingers, Kane will come down and attack him and Brie. Bryan says
his head hurts bad, but he has never given up. He says the doctors have cleared
him for Sunday, and he will not give up in that match against Kane. Bryan says
that if Kane takes him, he’s taking Kane with him. Straight to hell. Stephanie
says she doesn’t know where Kane is, but his mask has been locked up in her
office. She says that Bryan can’t wrestle tonight, but Brie can. She says she
wants to give Brie an opportunity for the Diva’s championship tonight on Raw.
Bryan says there is no way Brie will be in the ring by herself. Stephanie says
that Bryan can be in her corner, but Brie’s match starts right now.
We go to the back before the commercial break and we see that Kane’s mask is
no longer in the case.
Paige vs. Brie Bella (WWE Divas Title Match)
Both ladies lock up to start this match. Paige gains control with a headlock
and takes Brie down. Brie counters into a head scissor followed by a drop kick.
Brie covers for a 2 count. Paige comes back with a kick to the gut. Paige tosses
Brie across the ring by her hair and lands some big stomps to Brie in the
corner. Paige connects with a fisherman suplex for a 2 count. Paige hangs Brie
up on the middle rope and lands multiple knees. Brie comes back with a big knee
to the face of Paige. Brie goes up to the top rope but Paige catches her. Paige
gives chase and hits a superplex on Brie. Kane’s pyro goes off and Bryan stands
at the bottom of the ramp waiting for him. Kane comes out from under the ring
and he tries to drag Brie into the ring. Bryan tries to attack Kane, but Kane
keeps shoving him away. Kane climbs into the ring and stalks Brie. Bryan grabs a
wrench from under the ring and blasts Kane in the head with it. He checks on
Brie and Kane sits up. Kane connects with a big chokeslam on Bryan and starts
stalking Brie again. Kane tries to pull Brie into the hole again, but Brie kicks
herself away and bails out of the ring. Refs check on Daniel Bryan on the ramp
as Kane smiles and laughs in the ring.