WWE Intercontinental Title Match: Big E Langston vs. Curtis Axel
Big E strikes first and takes Axel to the corner. Axel fights back with right hands and chops. Big E runs over Axel with a big shoulder tackle for 2. Big E keeps control and slams Axel back for another 2 count. Axel retreats to the floor but Big E follows and chases him back in the ring. Axel tries to come back but Big E nails a big clothesline. Big E with more power moves and a pin attempt. Axel turns it around and drops Big E on the ropes. Axel with a 2 count and more right hands. We go to commercial with Axel in control.
Back from the break and Big E stands up with Axel on his back. Big E sends him to the corner and hits a big shoulder. Axel comes right back with a big dropkick for 2. Axel continues and covers for another 2 count. Big E powers up off the mat and tosses Axel. Big E with clotheslines and a belly-to-belly suplex. The crowd pops for Big E as he runs the ropes and nails a big splash for a close 2 count. Axel counters The Big Ending and goes for his neckbreaker. Big E counters and hits a big clothesline. Big E wins the title with The Big End.
Winner and New WWE Intercontinental Champion: Big E Langston
- After the win, Big E celebrates to a big pop.
- Randy Orton and The shield are backstage. Orton says The Shield are to have his back and they are on the same page now. Roman Reigns says if that's what The Authority wants but Orton has to have their back also.
- Back from the break and Jerry Lawler is in the ring with AJ Lee, The Bella Twins, Cameron, Naomi, Natalya, Eva Marie, Jo Jo, Alicia Fox, Aksana, Kaitlyn, Layla, Summer Rae and Rosa Mendes. This is going to be Divas Musical Chairs. A Florida Georgia Line song plays and they get ready to sit. The music stops and Natalya doesn't get a seat so she leaves the ring. Summer taunts her. The music starts and here we go again.
Of course they all start fighting. JBL calls this the dumbest thing he's ever seen. The whole thing breaks out into a big brawl. Fans chant for Lawler as referees try to calm things. It ends with the Total Divas in the ring and the others on the outside.
Ryback vs. Big Show
Back from the break and out comes Big Show to a big pop. Out next comes Ryback.
They lock up and break. They lock up again and Show shoves Ryback and unloads in the corner with lefts and rights. Show with a huge chop to the chest. And another. Show drops Ryback with a shoulder and he retreats to the floor. Ryback comes in and goes at it, beating Show into the ropes. Show comes right back with a big shoulder, sending Ryback to the mat again. Show with another huge chop to the chest. Ryback comes off the ropes and takes out Show's knee. Ryback unloads now.
Ryback keeps Show grounded and nails a splash for 2. Ryback with a headlock now. Show finally fights up but Ryback kicks his knee out and nails a DDT for another pin attempt. Show fights out of another headlock and backdrops Ryback. They both get up. Show nails a pair of big clotheslines and a back splash in the corner. Ryback catches Show with a spinebuster out of nowhere for 2. Show blocks a Meathook clothesline by grabbing Ryback for a chokeslam. Ryback counters and drops Show again. Ryback goes for Shellshocked and gets Show up. Ryback nails it but Show still kicks out at 2. Ryback calls Show a stupid giant and tries to lift him to his feet again. Show pushes Ryback off and nails a knockout punch for the win.
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