Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, and JBL talk a bit about satellite providers not offering Extreme Rules, using it as a chance to plug the WWE Network, before the cage begins lowering from the ceiling for John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt. This leads right into a video package that shows the events between WrestleMania and tonight that led into this match.
John Cena is the first man out to the ring, and he gets his trademark mixed reaction on his way out. The ‘Cena sucks’ chants begin almost immediately, but Cena relishes it, putting his finger to his ear to ask for more.
The lights go out, and Wyatt comes on the screen. He lets the IZOD center know that they’re here, and he comes to the ring flanked by Harper and Rowan.
John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt
Wyatt psyches himself up on the outside, pacing and screaming before testing and shaking the cage. Wyatt walks up the steps, whispering something in Rowan’s ear on the way, then whispering in Harper’s ear as well. Wyatt walks into the cage, and the door is shut behind him.
The bell rings, and both men begin circling each other. Wyatt screams that this is what Cena wanted. Cena ducks a big right hand and puts Wyatt in a head lock. Wyatt fights out of it, and knocks Cena down with a shoulder block. Wyatt hits the ropes, goes under a leap frog, and clotheslines Cena in the back of the head before kicking at his head.
Wyatt connects with a big right hand, then calls out the fans chanting for him to Cena. Wyatt stomps on Cena in the corner, then chokes him with his boot. Wyatt goads Cena, which leads to Cena hitting a quick suplex. Cena climbs the cage, but Harper and Rowan head to the side of the ring and Cena stops in his tracks. Cena drops to the mat and turns around into a big right hand from Bray.
Wyatt hits another right, and he tries to launch Cena into the cage wall, but Cena blocks it and fights back. Bray hits a beck elbow, and successfully launches Cena into the wall. Wyatt hits Cena with another big right hand, and taunts Cena, scraping his face against the cage wall. Wyatt calls out to Rowan, and Rowan runs into Cena while he’s squashed against the cage.
Wyatt hits the ropes and splashes Cena against the cage wall. Wyatt conducts the crowd for a bit before going for the cage door. Cena stops Wyatt and pulls him back into the ring, slingshotting him into the cage wall. Cena begins to climb again and Rowan and Harper stand and wait for him. Cena hesitates, and it’s enough for Wyatt to pull him back into the ring. Both men fight on the top rope and Cena bashes Bray’s head into the side of the cage, sending him crashing to the mat. Cena begins climbing the cage again. Wyatt is up and he pulls Cena down to the top rope. Cena knocks Bray back again with a series of punches, but Wyatt hits the ropes and crotches Cena on the top rope before splashing him in the corner. Wyatt goes for the pin, but only gets two.
Wyatt picks Cena up and dances with him for a bit before planting him hard with a urunagi. Wyatt for for the pin but still can’t keep Cena down for three. Cena shoulders Wyatt out of nowhere, but Wyatt fights out. Cena comes up with a dropkick out of nowhere and both men are down.
Cena pulls himself up on the ropes and begins the climb once more. Wyatt spider walks toward the door. He almost makes it out but Cena yanks him back to the center of the ring. Wyatt kicks him into the cage wall, then hits a big cross body to knock Cena back to the mat. Wyatt throws Cena into the cage wall hard.
Wyatt picks Cena up and sends him into the wall another time. Once more, and Cena is able to reverse it, sending Wyatt crashing in this time. Cena hits a flying shoulder block, then a second, and a belly to back suplex. Cena goes for the five knuckle shuffle and connects. Cena tries for the AA, but Wyatt grabs the cage wall and stands on the top rope, kicking Cena away. Cena pulls Bray off and hits a sit-out powerbomb in the middle of the ring for two.
Cena calls for the door, but Rowan closes the door slowly in Cena’s face, shaking his head no. Cena pushes on the door, getting his foot on the top step, but Harper comes in to help Rowan. Cena pushes back against both men, but Wyatt scores with a right hand to stagger Cena, and Harper and Rowan slam the door on Cena. Wyatt hits Cena with an interesting rib breaker type maneuver. Wyatt goes for the running senton, but misses. Cena goes to climb the cage again, making it to the top. Rowan climbs up, catches Cena on his shoulder, and he pushes Cena back over the top and into the cage. Wyatt climbs up on the top rope, and Cena and Wyatt trade blows, with Cena hitting a flying bulldog to send Wyatt to the mat. Cena climbs up again and this time Harper interferes. Both men straddle the top and Harper hits a series of rights that send Cena back in. Cena pulls Harper into the cage and slams him head first into the wall, knocking him to the mat. Cena goes over the top and the door is open as well. Cena kicks the door into Wyatt’s face, and he sees Rowan with a chair. Cena heads back into the ring.
Wyatt suplexes Cena, tossing him across the ring before hitting a running senton for two. Wyatt tries for Sister Abigail, but Cena counters into the STF. Wyatt crawls for the door, dragging himself and choking Cena on the bottom rope. Wyatt continues to crawl, but Cena’s got a hold on him. Rowan grabs Wyatt’s arms, but Cena is able to pull Wyatt back into the ring. Cena sends Harper face first into the wall, but Wyatt returns the favor, sending Cena crashing face first into the wall. Wyatt begins climbing the cage, but Cena is right up after him. Cena and Wyatt fight on the top rope. Cena shoulders Wyatt on the middle rope and hits the AA.
Cena gets the cover, but Harper is there to break up the pin. Cena hits a running clothesline on Harper, then begins the climb once more. Rowan climbs up the side of the cage, punching Cena in the side of the head. Cena grabs Rowan’s beard and pulls him face first into the top of the cage. Cena leaps off the top rope and his a rocker dropper on Harper. Cena crawls for the door slowly. Cena looks back at the Wyatts, and he starts to head out of the door, but the lights go out.
A slowed down version of ‘he’s got whole world in his hands’ plays, and a child is shown singing it, sending Cena back into the cage. Wyatt hits Sister Abigail, and walks out of the cage, touching down with both feet on the floor.
Winner: Bray Wyatt
Wyatt grabs the singing child and hugs him before laughing, and walking up with Harper, Rowan, and the child.
Wyatt lets Cena know that he can’t see him, then poses at the top of the entranceway before heading off to the back.