We get another check in with the expert panel. Miz says he’s changing his pick to Daniel Bryan, Mark Henry wants to stick with his pick of Sheamus, saying no one is fresher than he is. Mysterio says all of these men except for Cesaro has been in this match, but Mysterio still believes Cesaro will win. Henry says Orton hasn’t won in a month, and no one expects with to win this one. The Chamber is shown being lowered to the ring as Josh Matthews talks about the winner of this match going on to WrestleMania.
Cole says tonight marks the 17th Chamber match in WWE history, and only 10 men have won a Chamber match. The winner will go on to face Batista at WrestleMania, and that leads into a video package highlighting some of the history behind the Chamber, and some of the factors that will play into tonight’s match.
John Cena is the first man to make his way out to the Chamber. He gets his trademark mixed reaction from the fans. Cena makes his way into his Chamber pod, getting locked in until his number is called.
Christian is the second man out into the arena, and the fans don’t seem all that excited to see him this evening.
Randy Orton enters third, carrying both titles over his shoulders. Cole notes that Orton has never won a Chamber match before in five previous attempts. Orton hands off his titles before heading over to his pod.
Daniel Bryan is the final man to enter a Chamber pod. He makes his way out to what is easily the reaction of the night. Bryan has his shoulder taped up. He stares down his opponents already in their pods, before climbing into his own.
Cesaro is the fifth man to make his way to the Chamber, and he’s accompanied out by Zeb Coalter. Cesaro leads the fans in a ‘We the People’ pledge before testing the Chamber chains, and heading into the ring.
Sheamus is the final man to make his way into the arena, and he gets a nice reaction from the fans, who seem to have bounced back a bit, and are showing a bit more life, and interest in the actual match at hand.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship Elimination Chamber Match:
Randy Orton vs. John Cena vs. Christian vs. Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Cesaro
The Chamber door is closed and locked up. The bell rings and Cesaro and Sheamus circle each other. Sheamus is distracted by Christian, and that allows Cesaro to attack, stomping away at Sheamus and sending him out of the ring. Cesaro attempts to slam Sheamus head first into the Chamber wall, but Sheamus fights it off and clotheslines Cesaro over the top and back into the ring. Cesaro fights back with a big uppercut, and he back drops Sheamus out to the Chamber floor. Cesaro connects with a big forearm, but runs into a slingshot shoulder block from Sheamus. Sheamus kicks Cesaro in the back and follows up with a neckbreaker for one.
Sheamus whips Cesaro across the ring and follows with a shoulder to the gut before hitting a low knee and clotheslining Cesaro over the top rope. Cesaro fights off Sheamus, but Sheamus is able to turn things right back around and hit a series of clubbing blows to Cesaro’s chest. Sheamus clotheslines Cesaro and sends him crashing to the Chamber floor. Sheamus attempts to suplex Cesaro back into the ring, but Cesaro fights it off and brings Sheamus out to the floor with him. Cesaro sends Sheamus crashing into the turnbuckle, then he heads to the middle rope and leaps off with a double stomp to the chest.
Cesaro heads back into the ring after Sheamus, and hits him with a big uppercut, then a kick, and another uppercut. Cesaro mocks Cena before continuing the assault. Sheamus tries to fight back, but Cesaro charges into the corner with a huge European uppercut to drop Sheamus. Sheamus is able to come up with a couple of weak kicks, and he pulls himself to a seated position on the top turnbuckle. Cesaro stops Sheamus cold, but Sheamus fights him off and hits a shoulder tackle from the top. The clock counts down and the next man in is Daniel Bryan.
Bryan comes in with a double missile dropkick to both men, then a series of knees to Cesaro, and a running knee to the gut. Bryam kicks Sheamus repeatedly in the corner, backflips over him, and hits a flying clothesline.
Bryan kicks both Sheamus and Cesaro in their chests, trading kicks between the two. Bryan hits a kick to the side of Cesaro’s head. Sheamus is able to catch Bryan out of nowhere, but Bryan comes back, taking Sheamus down and trapping the leg. Bryan also catches Cesaro with a Northern lights suplex, holding both men down. Bryan rolls up Sheamus for a quick near fall. Bryan goes to the middle rope and leaps off, but he’s caught by Cesaro and taken to the mat with a backbreaker for a near fall. Sheamus and Cesaro square off with Sheamus scoring with some uppercuts of his own. Sheamus hits a clothesline on Cesaro, but Cesaro comes back with a series of knees and a clothesline back over the top to the Chamber floor. Cesaro grinds his knee against Sheamus’ face on the Chamber floor. Bryan is out and he attacks Cesaro, but Cesaro whips Bryan through the pod that Bryan started out in.
Cesaro and Sheamus trade big shots on the outside, and Cesaro seems to get the upper hand. Sheamus shoulders Cesaro and hits a rolling slam, bringing all of his weight down on Cesaro’s chest. Sheamus brings things back into the ring for a two count. Cesaro rolls to the outside and Sheamus turns to Bryan, stomping away at him. Sheamus heads to the top, but he’s stopped by Bryan. The clock counts down as Sheamus fights Bryan off. Christian is the next man in, and he pushes Sheamus off the top and to the outside.
Christian goes right to work on Bryan, stompin at his shoulder, and wrenching the arm. Christian tosses Bryan to the outside and brings Bryan’s arm down across the top rope before shoving him repeatedly into the Chamber wall. Christian rips at Bryan’s shoulder tape, hitting a series of clubbing blows. Christian uses the pod door to slam against Bryan’s injured arm. Christian stands on the middle rope and waits for Bryan to stand, connecting with a tornado DDT for two.
Christian pulls Bryan up, and Bryan connects with a couple of kicks and a big enzugiri. Bryan goes for the dropkick in the corner, but Christian ducks and Bryan misses. Sheamus is up and he throws Christian into the Chamber wall repeatedly. Sheamus shoulders Christian, but Christian drops down and hits a reverse DDT on the Chamber floor. Cesaro is up and he’s got Christian by the legs. Christian fights him off, and goes for the Killswitch, but Cesaro fights him off and tosses Christian up. Christian grabs onto the Chamber wall and leaps off, but Cesaro catches him, and powerbombs Christian into one of the pod walls. Cesaro goes for the pin, but Christian kicks out at two.
Cesaro turns to Sheamus, picking up the destroyed pod wall, and putting it in front of Sheamus before hitting a big uppercut. Sheamus fights back, but Cesaro gut wrenches him up and tosses him back on the Chamber floor. The clock counts down once more, and the next man out is Cena.
Cena catches a leaps Christian, and shoulders him, hitting the AA to send him crashing into Cesaro. Bryan stops Cena climbing to the top, and hits a top rope hurricanrana. Bryan kicks Cena’s chest repeatedly, but Christian stops him with the Killswitch. Christian pins Bryan, but Bryan kicks out at two.
Cesaro grabs Christian by the legs, but Cena hits a cross body and Christian’s slingshotted into the corner. Cena hits a belly to back suplex on Christian, and teases the five knuckle shuffle, but Sheamus hits Cena with White Noise. Sheamus kicks Cesaro in the gut, and the two trade more uppercuts. Sheamus takes Cesaro into the corner, and Cesaro whips Sheamus into a double kick from Christian. Cesaro tries for the Neutralizer, but Sheamus fights it off. Christian sends Sheamus out to the floor, and Christian hits a tornado DDT on Cesaro for two. Cena grabs Christian and sends him crashing into the cage wall. Cena catches Cesaro with the shoulder tackle, and Cesaro responds with a huge pop up European uppercut for two.
Cesaro hits Cena with an uppercut, Bryan hits Cesaro with a kick, and Cena hits Bryan with a right. The three men continue to trade strikes and kicks. Cena shoulders Cesaro, and Bryan kicks at Cena’s gut. Bryan kicks Cesaro in the corner while Sheamus holds him up. Bryan goes for Sheamus, but Sheamus pushes Bryan back into the cage wall hard. Cesaro stands on the middle rope and suplexes Sheamus back into the ring. Cesaro gets a two count on Sheamus as the clock counts down one last time for Orton.
Orton goes after everyone, stomping away at all opponents. Fans chant ‘boring’ at Orton, but Orton just poses in the middle of the ring and points at the WrestleMania sign. Orton backs up and goes for the punt on Bryan, but Bryan moves. Orton is cornered by Cena, Sheamus and Bryan. Orton goes back into his pod and closes the foor. Sheamus stares Orton down while Orton talks smack. Sheamus backs down, then turns around and hits a brogue kick through the pod to knock Orton down. Sheamus pulls Orton out and slams him repeatedly into the Chamber wall before clotheslining him into the ring. Cesaro tosses Sheamus into the wall. In the ring, Cena hits Orton with a belly to back suplex and the five knuckle shuffly. Cesaro is in and tosses Cena from the ring. Cesaro takes Orton down and begins to swing Orton around.
Cesaro gets almost 30 rotations in, and Bryan hits the chaos theory on Cesaro. Sheamus knocks Bryan from the ring, and then takes Christian down to the mat. Sheamus hypes himself up and connects with the brogue kick on Cena. Christian rolls up Sheamus for two, then pins Cena for another two count. Sheamus looks at Christian angrily, and Sheamus follows Christian to the outside. Sheamus hits Christian with a right, then tries for the razor’s edge. Christian grabs the cage wall and climbs to the top of a pod, but Sheamus follows. Orton follows up after Sheamus, and he brings Sheamus off with a superplex. Christian leaps from the top of the pod with a big splash. Christian pins Sheamus for three.
Sheamus is eliminated
Orton picks Christian up and tries for the suspension DDT, but Christian reverses with a backdrop to the outside. Bryan connects with a running knee to Christian and he gets the three count.
Christian is eliminated
All four men stand in each corner of the ring. Cena and Cesaro square off, while Bryan kicks at Orton in the corner. Cena and Bryan send their respective opponents to the outside, and crash them into opposing Chamber walls. Bryan and Cena both head back into the ring. Bryan and Cena trade kicks and punches, and Bryan almost gets the Yes Lock on. Cena fights it off and is about to shoulder Bryan. Cesaro is in and German suplexes both men. Cesaro pins Cena for two, then hits Orton with a big running kick. Cena hits a drop toe hold on Cesaro, but Cesaro fights out of the STF. Cena fights off the Neutralizer, and shoulders Cesaro, hitting the AA out to the Chamber floor. Cena locks in the STF and Cesaro taps out.
Cesaro is eliminated
Orton stalks Cena, going for the RKO. Cena pushes him off and is able to lock in the STF. The Wyatt’s music hits, and the lights go out.
When the lights come back on, the Wyatt’s are in the Chamber. The Wyatt’s attacks Cena after Harper hits Bryan with a big boot. Harper whips Rowan into Cena, then Harper follows with a big clothesline. Harper and rowan pick up Cena and allow Bray to hit Sister Abigail.
The crowd chants ‘thank you Wyatts’. Orton pins Cena for three.
Cena is eliminated
It’s down to Orton and Bryan, and Kane comes down to the Chamber to tell the Wyatt’s to head to the back. The crowd chants ‘you sold out’ to Kane. Kane heads into the Chamber to look after Cena. Bryan climbs to the top rope and hits Kane with a flying knee. Bryan grabs Bryan and sends him crashing into one of the pods. Orton tries for a superplex, but Bryan falls through and pulls Orton down into a tree of woe. Bryan kicks at Orton’s chest, then backs up and hits a huge running dropkick, then another and a third. Bryan pulls Orton up and takes Orton down to the mat with a belly to back superplex from the top.
Bryan goes for the pin and gets two. Kane is still laid out on the Chamber floor. Bryan climbs back to the top, but Orton stops him in his tracks. Orton pulls Bryan by the beard and hits the suspension DDT. Orton drops to the mat and gets up, going for the RKO. Bryan avoids it and connects with the flying knee. The ref begins the count, but Kane pulls him out of the ring. Bryan kicks Kane in the side of the head, and he turns around into an RKO. Orton goes for the pin, but Bryan kicks out!
Bryan catches Orton in a small package for two, then kicks Orton in the side of the head. Bryan has the crowd completely in his hand, and is psyching himself up. Kane punches Bryan, and Orton follows up with the RKO. Orton pins Bryan for three.
Winner and STILL WWE World Heavyweight Champion: Randy Orton
Orton grabs his titles and slowly staggers out of the cage, holding both belts high.
The show closes with Bryan looking dejected in the ring, the fans looking angry and upset, and Orton holding his titles high.