In Ring: Kurt says Brock will defend the Universal Championship at SummerSlam or he is no longer champion. Paul says that Kurt drives a hard bargain and is a hell of a negotiator. Brock will defend the Universal Title at SummerSlam. Paul says on behalf of his client, he congratulates each and every one of you for your voices have been heard. You have all screamed at the top of your lungs that you want more Brock Lesnar. You want more of the beast, you want more of the conqueror. If you had it your way, the WWE Network would be all Brock Lesnar all the time. Kurt Angle has forced their hand and it is up to Kurt to determine who will be beaten, victimized, and conquered by Brock Lesnar. Bobby Lashley’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring. Bobby says when he came back to WWE, he had two goals in mind. He accomplished the first by defeating Roman Reigns at Extreme Rules. Now it is time to accomplish the other. Bobby says that is to beat Brock Lesnar and win the Universal Title.
Drew McIntyre comes out and he tells Lashley to hold on. Drew asks why do you think he came back to the WWE? Did he come back to make up the roster numbers or stand in Dolph Ziggler’s corner? He came back for change and ensure the Intercontinental Title stayed around Dolph’s waist. That was Phase One. Now it is time for Phase Two. Drew says it is the Universal Championship.
Seth Rollins’ music plays and he makes his way to the ring. He says if you are looking for an opponent for Brock Lesnar, he is right here.
Elias makes his way to the ring with his guitar. He says he has one question for everybody. Who wants to walk with Elias? There is a lot of noise going on in this ring. Elias says nothing sounds nicer than Elias as Universal Champion. Elias says next week, his debut album drops. It only makes sense that you ride that success into SummerSlam and have him face Brock Lesnar. Finn Balor’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring. Finn says that what makes sense and he has a question . . . Who was the first Universal Champion? It only makes sense that it should be Finn Balor against Brock Lesnar. Roman Reigns makes his way to the ring. He says he doesn’t have any excuses and he doesn’t care about Brock Lesnar. He wants someone to fight tonight. Kurt says there will be two triple threat matches and the winners will meet next week to see who faces Brock at SummerSlam.
Backstage: Charly Caruso is with Seth Rollins. Seth is asked about the path to Brock Lesnar and how confident is he. Seth says last night wasn’t his night but tonight is his night. Next Monday will be his night and SummerSlam will be his night when he becomes Universal Champion. He says he loves Roman and he will have to go through him if he has to.
Seth Rollins versus Elias versus Bobby Lashley
Elias attacks Rollins while Lashley comes to the ring but the match has not started. The bell rings and Elias goes after Rollins and kicks him to send him to the floor. Lashley sends Elias into the turnbuckles and punches him. Elias goes to the floor and forgets that Rollins is also on the floor. Rollins with a clothesline to Elias. Lashley wants a piece of Rollins and Seth gets back into the ring. They lock up and Rollins with a side head lock and take down. Lashley gets a near fall on a rollup. Lashley with a shoulder tackle and then he knocks Elias off the apron with a shoulder. Lashley with a side head lock take down.
Rollins with a drop kick to Lashley followed by a chop. Rollins with an IRish whip but Lashley sends Rollins to the apron. Rollins with a springboard move but Lashley with a kick. Elias with a jumping knee to Lashley and Rollins gets a near fall with a rollup. Rollins hits the turnbuckles and Rollins counters a power bomb into a rana and Elias with a knee for a near fall. Elias with a chin lock on Rollins. Lashley punches Elias and Rollins punches Elias. Rollins with a jawbreaker to Elias followed by a clothesline from Lashley. Lashley with an overhead belly-to-belly suplex to Elias followed by a clothesline to Rollins. Lashley goes for the delayed vertical suplex but Rollins blocks it. Bobby with a power slam on Rollins followed by a spinebuster to Elias for a near fall. Lashley goes to the floor after Elias and Elias sends Lashley into the ring post. Elias avoids a suicide dive from Rollins. Lashley is sent into the ring post by Elias one more time and then Elias goes up top and hits the elbow drop for a near fall. Rollins with a frog splash on Lashley and Elias sends Rollins to the floor to get a cover on Lashley but Lashley kicks out. Elias with forearms to Rollins’ neck and then he gets Rollins on his shoulders. Rollins with an elbow but Elias with an elbow. Rollins with a boot to Elias in the corner and then he hits a blockbuster for a near fall.
Rollins sets for a superplex on Elias but Elias with punches. Rollins with forearms. Elias with punches to Rollins and he drops Rollins face first on the mat. Elias is stopped by Lashley. Lashley with punches and he goes for an overhead belly-to-belly superplex but Rollins grabs Lashley and hits a buckle bomb. Rollins with a superplex on Elias and he rolls through into the Falcon Arrow for a near fall. Rollins with a suicide dive onto Elias and then he sends Elias into the ring and hits a suicide dive on Lashley. Rollins with an enzuigiri and Slingblade on Elias. Rollins with a thrust kick followed by Black Out to Elias but Lashley breaks up the cover. Elias rolls to the floor while Lashley and Rollins remain in the ring. Rollins with a forearm and Lashley fires back. They go back and forth. Rollins with forearms and then he runs into a clothesline from Lashley. Lashley sets for a delayed vertical suplex on Rollins and he hits it. Lashley wets for the spear but Rollins with a leap frog and Lashley hits the ring post. Rollins with a rollup for a near fall. Rollins is pulled to the floor by Elias. Lashley with a spear on Elias for the three count.
Winner: Bobby Lashley