WWE United States Championship Match
– Kofi Kingston (c) vs. Dean Ambrose
After a lengthy recap of the events between Ryback and Cena on Raw (which I’m sure we’ll see several more times tonight), it’s time for another match. Kofi Kingston makes his way out to the ring first for the next match, and gets an OK pop out of the crowd.
Dean Ambrose makes his way out through the crowd. He’s backed by Rollins and Reigns for a bit, but they let him go to the ring by himself.
The bell rings and Ambrose is all over Kofi, tying him up and focusing on the arm. Kofi tosses him away, but Ambrose hits a shoulderblock. Kofi tries for Trouble in Paradise, but Ambrose avoids it. Kofi is able to catch Ambrose with a monkey flip before catching him in the corner and hitting him with a series of rights. Ambrose tosses Kofi away and hits a nice clothesline before following up with a beautiful elbow drop. Ambrose picks Kofi up for a neckbreaker that’s good for a two count.
Ambrose ties Kofi up in the ropes and hits a nasty dropkick that’s good for another near fall. Ambrose picks Kingston up and the two trade rights. Kingston gets in a couple of kicks, but misses a knee, and Ambrose is able to lock in the crossface chicken wing. He drops to the mat and Kofi is trapped. Kofi fights his way up to his feet and out of the hold, hitting a couple of double chops to the chest, and a dropkick to Ambrose. Kofi hits a leaping clothesline and follows up with the Boom Drop.
Kingston misses Ambrose in the corner, but he’s able to connect with the SOS for two. Kofi heads up to the top rope, but he’s stopped by Ambrose. Ambrose heads up after Kofi and tries for a superplex, but Kofi fights him off. Ambrose stops Kofi from making progress and heads up again, butterflying the arms, and suplexing Kofi to the mat. Ambrose covers Kofi and gets another two count. Ambrose picks Kofi up and shoves him into the corner, but he runs into a boot from Kofi. Kofi hits a springboard cross body for a two count, then back drops the challenger out to the apron. Kofi hits Trouble in Paradise while Ambrose is on the apron, and Ambrose drops to the floor.
Kingston brings Ambrose back in the ring for the pin, but only gets two. Ambrose rolls up Kofi, but Kofi kicks out. Kingston misses Trouble in Paradise, and Ambrose connects with his crazy DDT, getting the three count.
Winner and NEW WWE United States Champion: Dean Ambrose
Rollins and Reigns are out to celebrate with Ambrose immediately after the match, hugging and lifting him up on their shoulders.