Seth Rollins’ music plays and he makes his way to the ring. Seth tells Cole to leave the ring. Rollins introduces Finn. He says Finn is a former NXT Champion. He wasn’t the first one because that was Seth Rollins. He says Finn was picked in the first round, but he wasn’t the first overall pick. Last week, Finn shocked the world when he pinned Roman Reigns. Seth says that was admirable and he had a career threatening injury and came back on his first night back and beat Roman Reigns for the WWE Title. He calls Finn a cheap remake of Seth Rollins. Finn says some of the things you say are true. You were the first to do some of those things. Finn says he will beat Seth at SummerSlam and become the first WWE Universal Champion.
Seth says that Finn is funny, but he is not a comedian. That is like expecting the Braves to win the World Series. He tells Finn he has beaten a lot of people and NXT would not be where it is today without Finn Balor. Seth tells Finn this is his show and this is his ring. He tells Finn that he is the man.Balor says that he has been watching Seth for a while and he thought Seth’s laugh was bad, but hearing it live is annoying. He says that everywhere he has been, someone said they were the man. Finn says he beat that person to be the man. Seth says you have never faced anyone like him. He is stronger, faster, and the most resiliant in the industry. If you want an idea, get on the WWE Network and watch his sweet special. Maybe he can watch when Seth faces Sami Zayn and makes an example of him. Finn says there is one thing that is different about them. Finn says he earned his title match while Seth had it handed to him. Seth says he has never had anything handed to him. He will be handed the WWE Universal Title when he beats Finn. Finn says the only thing that Seth will have handed to him is his ass. Seth tries to punch Finn but Finn blocks it and Finn with a Pele Kick and Seth goes to the floor.
Sami Zayn versus Seth Rollins
They lock up and Rollins backs Zayn into the corner and Rollins punches and kicks Zayn instead of giving a clean break. Rollins punches Zayn and chops him. Zayn leaps over Rollins and hits a single leg drop kick. Zayn with chops. Rollins goes to the floor and Zayn follows Rollins to the floor. Rollins with a kick and punch. Rollins Irish whips Zayn to the ringside barrier and Zayn leaps onto the barrier and hits a quebrada. Zayn sends Rollins into the ring and Rollins rolls to the floor. Rollins with a knee to Zayn and then he sends Zayn into the ringside barrier a few times. Rollins with a knee drop as they return to the ring.
Rollins with a hard Irish whip. Rollins with an Irish whip and Zayn goes to the apron and he drops Rollins on the top rope and goes up top but Rollins hits the ropes and Zayn is crotched on the top rope. Rollins with a running forearm and Zayn falls to the floor. We are back and Rollins with a reverse chin lock but Zayn with an arm drag. Rollins with Slingblade but he takes too long and Zayn with a rollup for a near fall. Zayn with punches but Rollins with a kick and he goes for a pedigree but Zayn blocks it. Rollins with a buckle bomb and Rollins takes too long for the super kick and Zayn with a clothesline. Zayn with a Michinoku Driver for a near fall.
Rollins blocks a Blue Thunder Bomb but Zayn is able to hit a Blue Thunder Bomb on the second attempt and he gets a near fall. Rollins tries to leave the ring and Zayn grabs him. Rollins with an elbow and an enzuigiri. Zayn escapes a Pedigree and he hits a wrist clutch tornado DDT. Zayn goes for the Helluva Kick but Rollins sees it coming and Rollins goes to the floor. Zayn with a plancha onto Rollins. Zayn goes up top and Rollins with a kick. Rollins tries for the Pedigree but Zayn with a back body drop. Zayn misses a Helluva Kick and Rollins with a Pedigree for the three count.
Winner: Seth Rollins