Christian vs Dean Ambrose in a Non Title Match
Ambrose misses a punch and Christian drops the back of Ambrose’s head on the top rope. Christian goes up top but Rollins comes out and attacks Christian. The referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Christian (by disqualification)
After the match: The Shield attack Christian and The Usos come to he ring and they take care of Rollins and Reigns.
Brodus Clay and Tensai (with Cameron and Naomi) versus Jimmy and Jey Uso versus Drew McIntyre and Jinder Mahal (with Heath Slater) in a Number One Contender Match
Mahal with a kick and punch to Jey followed by an Irish whip but Jey with an enzuigiri to Drew. Jimmy tags in and Jey with an Irish whip into a clothesline and a super kick. Jimmy misses a clothesline to Tensai and Tensai with punches and he hits the Baldo Bomb but Jey breaks it up. Jinder sends Jey to the foor and then Tensai takes care of Jinder and Drew. Clay with a splash off the apron onto 3MB. Tensai with a senton to Jimmy but Jimmy kicks out. Jimmy with a super kick followed by a Samoan drop and Jey with the superfly splash for the three count.
Winners: Jimmy and Jey Uso
After the match, The Shield make their way into the aisle to confront the men who will face Roman and Seth for the tag titles.
Drew McIntyre (with Heath Slater and Jinder Mahal) versus Christian
After the match: Christian says that after ten long months it feels damn good to be back on Smackdown. It feels better to be in front of each and every one of his peeps. He says that everyone knows why he came back. He did it for that ‘One More Match’.
The Shield’s music plays and they make their way to the ring and surround him on three sides. They get on the apron and Christian tries to figure out what to do. All three men attack and they work over Christian. Reigns punches Christian and then Reigns growls to signal that it is time for the Cerberus Bomb.
The Shield vs. Justin Gabriel and The Uso’s
Gabriel and Ambrose start. Lock up. Gabriel gets slammed to the ground, Gabriel hops up and hits an arm grad. Gabriel connects with a dropkick. Rollins in. Gabriel takes Ambrose out. They trade blows. Rollins throws Gabriel onto the apron, and then connects with cross body. Jey Uso in. The Uso’s double team him. Jimmy gets the tag, and Ambrose saves Rollins from getting hit.
As we come back, Rollins tags in Roman Reigns. Roman throws Gabriel into the Shield’s corner. Uso gets the tag, and dominates until Roman unloads with punches, kicks, and headbutts. Ambrose gets in and hits several kicks to the gut for a two. They trade blows. Headlock on Jey. Uso powers out, Ambrose counters and tags in Rollins. Rollins connects with multiple kicks. Roman gets in and hits a slam on Jey, followed by kicks in the corner. Jey hits him a few times, but gets put in a headlock from Reigns. Jey jumps over Reigns for the tag but couldn’t connect. Kick to Reigns. Jimmy gets tagged in and so does Ambrose. Jimmy hits the Samoan Slam, and then a slam on Rollins. Two count on Ambrose. Ambrose and Jimmy collide with a double cross body. Gabriel tags in, kicks Reigns. Uso’s get in to help, which allows Ambrose to get up and trip Justin. Ambrose connects with the DDT for the win.
Winners: The Shield (8:48)
Kane versus Dean Ambrose for the United States Title
Kane grabs Ambrose by the throat and Kane sends him into the turnbuckles and he punches him. Kane with an Irish whip but he misses a charge into the corner. Kane with a boot to Ambrose. Ambrose with a kick and chop but Kane with a power slam for a near fall. Kane with an uppercut followed by an Irish whip and clothesline. Kane with another Irish whip and clothesline followed by a side slam for a near fall. Kane goes up top for the clothesline and he connects.
Roman Reigns attacks Kane and the referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Kane (by disqualification)
After the match: Kane grabs Rollins by the throat and Reigns with a spear. The Shield hit the Cerberus Bomb on Kane.
Backstage: The Shield are walking victorious in the back. They are stopped by Vickie Guerrero. She reminds them that she is there boss. Dean wonders what the severe ramifications are. Will they be spanked or put in time out. Dean tells Vickie to start thinking about what she is going to do before she does it. Vince McMahon appears and he is in Mark Henry’s back up suit and he says that the Shield reminds him of him back in the day. He talks about Ruthless Aggression.