In Ring: Before Stephanie can continue, The Shield make their way to the ring through the crowd. Stephanie wants to know if the people are cheering for the Shield or not. Dean says that there is no better leader than Kurt Angle. Dean says that Kurt is their guidance. Stephanie says Kurt may still have ‘it’ (and she lets the chants start), but The Shield are missing something, like the tag titles. You lost the titles because of Kurt Angle. Are you on Survivor Series or did Kurt overlook you again? Was it the New Day who made you look like fools, like Kurt Angle. Stephanie asks Roman where has he been
Roman wants to know where has Stephanie been. You were gone for seven months because you went through a table and then Roman reminds Stephanie her husband put her through a table. Roman says they are not told what to do, they do what they want to do. Roman says they want to fight the New Day. If the New Day has any balls and accept, they will be on the Survivor Series. Roman says they will handle it all. Roman says Kurt will lead Team Red to victory and then they will destroy the New Day.
Miz, Cesaro, and Sheamus (with Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas) versus Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns
Cesaro and Rollins start things off and they lock up. Rollins with a waist lock and Cesaro with a standing switch. Rollins with a side head lock take down but Cesaro with a head scissors. Rollins escapes. Cesaro with a kick and European uppercut. Cesaro with a shoulder tackle but Rollins with a drop kick. Rollins with a snap mare and Dean with a sliding clothesline. Rollins with a splash and Ambrose gets a near fall. Ambrose chops Cesaro but Cesaro chops back. Cesaro runs into a chop and Dean chops Ambrose. Continue Reading
Backstage: Renee Young is in the interview area with Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins. She asks them about their tag title match tonight. Dean says they weren’t expecting it but when you are champions, you have to expect the unexpected. Dean says they will take care of Cesaro and Sheamus and then they are going to have some fish and chips and a few pints. Seth says you need to have eyes everywhere. When they get done with Smackdown they will team Black and Blue. Dean adds Yellow and Purple to the colors. Seth says they will prove to the Usos who the best team is. Seth says no one wants Sheamus and Cesaro to win. Dean says they ain’t gonna win. Seth says that the Shield is the real bar.
Sheamus and Cesaro versus Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins for the Raw Tag Titles
Ambrose and Sheamus start things off and Ambrose charges at Sheamus and then he clotheslines Cesaro over the top rope to the floor. Rollins attacks Cesaro. Rollins with an elevated Slingblade on Sheamus for a near fall. Cesaro comes off the turnbuckles and Rollins with an X Factor for a near fall. Sheamus pulls Cesaro to the floor and Rollins with a baseball slide to both men. Dean goes up top and hits a cross boy on Cesaro while Rollins hits one on Sheamus. Ambrose chops Cesaro. Cesaro misses a chop and Ambrose with more chops. Cesaro with a European uppercut and punch. Sheamus tags in and Sheamus kicks Ambrose and hits a European uppercut. Sheamus with another one and Dean bounces off the ropes. Dean with forearms but Sheamus with a punch. Dean with a knee and then he hits a drop kick and Rollins with a drop kick and Sheamus goes to the floor. Cesaro is clotheslined over the top rope to the floor as we go to commercial. Continue Reading
Seth Rollins (with Dean Ambrose) versus Kane (with Sheamus and Cesaro)
Rollins punches Kane and Kane grabs Rollins. Rollins with punches and kicks. Kane with a boot and then he sends Rollins over the top rope to the floor. Rollins goes back into the ring and he kicks Kane on the floor and then drop kicks Kane off the apron. Rollins sets for a suicide dive and Kane with a punch. Kane with a clothesline. Kane with punches in the corner followed by a short arm clothesline and he gets a near fall. Rollins leaps into the corner and he punches Kane but Kane pushes him away and connects with an uppercut. Kane chokes Rollins in the ropes. Kane with a clothesline into the corner followed by a side slam for a near fall. Rollins with punches but Kane sends him into the turnbuckles. Rollins with boots to Kane and then he avoids Kane and hits an enzuigiri. Rollins is sent to the apron and Rollins with an enzuigiri and he hits a blockbuster for a near fall.
Kane rolls to the floor. Rollins with a suicide dive and Kane goes into the ringside barrier. Rollins returns to the ring and he hits a second suicide dive, but Kane is able to get a piece of Rollins to send him into the ringside barrier. Rollins with a springboard move but Kane does not move. Rollins with another springboard clothesline and Kane does not budge. Rollins with a super kick to Kane and then he hits a pescado onto Cesaro and Sheamus after Ambrose is attacked. Kane catches Rollins on a springboard move and hits a choke slam for the three count.
After the match: Kane goes after Rollins again and Ambrose makes the save and hits a double underhook DDT. Ambrose walks around the ring and Kane sits up. Ambrose is attacked by Cesaro and Sheamus. Kane with a tombstone to Ambrose. Kane with a tombstone to Rollins.
Miz, Cesaro, Sheamus, and Axel surround Angle on all four sides. They get on the apron and…the music for the Shield plays before they can enter. Ambrose and Rollins make their way to the ring and Miz and his friends leave the apron. Miz says Ambrose and Rollins are sucking up to management. Miz says that the odds are not in their favor. Angle says Miz will team with Sheamus and Cesaro and they will face Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and someone who decided to stay an extra night…AJ Styles comes out.
Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and AJ Styles versus Miz, Cesaro and Sheamus
Rollins and Sheamus start things off and Sheamus with a side head lock take down. Sheamus with a shoulder tackle but Rollins with a forearm and thrust kick. Rollins with kicks in the corner. Ambrose tags in and Rollins with a snap mare. Dean with a sliding clothesline followed by a knee drop from Rollins and an elbow from Ambrose for a near fall. Ambrose punches Sheamus in the corner. Dean with an Irish whip but Sheamus with a boot. Sheamus with a forearm to the back and Cesaro tags in and he kicks Dean and gets a near fall. Cesaro with a chin lock.
Cesaro with a slam and he gets a near fall. Cesaro with a boot but Ambrose with a drop kick and Rollins with a drop kick to Cesaro for a near fall. Rollins with a hammer lock. Styles tags in and he kicks and chops Cesaro. Styles with a forearm and a rollup for a near fall. Styles with another rollup for a near fall. Cesaro catches Styles on a leap frog attempt but Styles with a kick and he goes to the apron. Miz distracts Styles and Cesaro drops Styles on the top rope. Miz tags in and he kicks Styles in the ribs. Styles with a punch and Cesaro and Sheamus knock Dean and Seth off the apron. The referee stops Ambrose while Cesaro, Sheamus, and Miz triple team Styles. Rollins sends Cesaro into the ringside barrier. Sheamus and Miz are also sent to the floor. Continue Reading
WWE TLC Kick-Off
Backstage: Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose were interviewed. Rollins said they were feeling good. Dean said he’s not in a good mood at all. Dean said he doesn’t know what Angle’s plans and motivations are but he’s not jumping into the kiddie end of the pool. It’s war. Rollins said he never thought he’d be competing with Angle. Dean admitted it was cool but said they were coming to burn everything down like Kamikaze pilots. They turned down the chance to give away their strategy but promised they had something up their sleeves. Ambrose said it was a four stage plan – tables, ladder, chairs, war.
Backstage: Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose came to Kurt Angle backstage. He said they wanted to do this 2 on 5, but he couldn’t allow that. He said he didn’t know how much he had left in the ring because it was the first time in 11 years but he would give them all that he has. They cut him off. They said they didn’t come to talk about why he is doing this, but to give him this – and handed him a Shield vest. Angle was all about that.
Kurt Angle & Dean Ambrose & Seth Rollins vs. Braun Strowman & The Miz & Cesaro & Sheamus & Kane in a handicap TLC Match
Everyone began brawling. Team Angle began drilling everyone with chairs to drive them from the ring. Kane was left along and everyone beat him three on one with the chairs. It’s been all sorts of brawling with Team Angle in charge. They placed Braun and Kane on announce tables outside the ring and set up ladders. Rollins and Ambrose came off the ladders with splash through the tables with the idea being they were trying to take out the biggest monsters on the team. Rollins grabbed at his knee right away and Ambrose was taken out from the force of doing the move, leaving Angle trapped in a three on one situation against Miz, Sheamus and Cesaro. They drove a ladder into the ribs of Angle. They mocked the Shield and teased doing the triple powerbomb but Ambrose and Rollins hit the ring for the save. Cesaro smashed Rollins with a piece of the announce table. Continue Reading