Now it’s time to turn our attention to the main event of the evening, and we get a video package highlighting what Brock Lesnar has accomplished since the last time Cena and Lesnar met at Extreme Rules a couple of years ago, of course including beating the Undertaker and ending the streak at WrestleMania.
We get a reminder of how Cena won the title at WWE Money in the Bank, and we get a bit of ‘talking head’ time from both men, with sound bytes from sit down interviews with both Cena and Lesnar.
Brock Lesnar is the first man to make his way to the ring, of course accompanied by Paul Heyman. Lesnar leaps up to the ring apron, pyro going off in the process. Lesnar gets an ok reaction from the fans.
The boos start before the music, and John Cena makes his way to the ring with a mixed reaction, and a stoic look on his face.
Justin Roberts performs formal ring introductions for both men, and we’re ready for our main event.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match
John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar
The bell rings and Cena charges in, throwing wild punches in the corner. Lesnar rolls through on the ground, hitting Cena with a couple of stiff rights. Lesnar shoulders Cena right away and hits the F5, going for the cover and getting a two count right away.
Lesnar stands over Cena and screams at him, saying he’s going to kill him. Lesnar kicks at Cena’s face. Cena uses Lesnar to pull himself up. Lesnar pulls Cena around and hits a huge German suplex, launching Cena across the ring.
Lesnar says Cena’s going to learn the hard way. Lesnar pulls Cena up and hits another German suplex, sending Cena from corner to corner on top of his head. Lesnar stands over Cena, disrespectfully wiping his boot on Cena’s head. Lesnar buries his knee in Cena’s midsection. Cena feebly throws a punch, but Lesnar puts him right back down to the mat. Cena grabs at his ribs in pain. Lesnar picks Cena up and hit a quick suplex, sending Cena crashing into the mat once more.
Cena backs Lesnar into the corner and throws wild punches into Lesnar’s gut, but Lesnar comes back with a couple of knees to Cena’s ribs, sending Cena back to the mat, clutching his sides. Lesnar mounts Cena and digs in with a rear chin lock, wrenching Cena’s neck. Cena fights up to his feet, and hits a couple of elbows, but Lesnar slams Cena down to the mat on the back of his head. Lesnar hits Cena with another knee to the side, and Cena’s gasping for air.
Cena gets to his feet and scores with a flurry of rights, but another knee to the stomach, and a clubbing blow to the back stops Cena cold. Lesnar stands on Cena’s hand, then stomps down hard on his fingers. Lesnar hits another German suplex, planting Cena on his head. Lesnar stalks Cena and hits a second, then third German suplex. Lesnar hits one more German for four total, six since the beginning of the match, and JBL calls for the referee to stop the match. Lawler says not to count out Cena. Lesnar pins Cena mockingly, and only gets two. Lesnar buries a knee in Cena’s side.
Lesnar stands and kicks at Cena’s face. Lesnar picks Cena up and hit another German suplex. The ref checks on Cena, asking if he’s ok. Cena looks out of it, grabbing Lesnar to pull himself up. Lesnar launches Cena with another German suplex.
Lesnar looks down at Cena and smiles. Cena pulls himself up, and Lesnar goes for another German, but Cena fights back with a series of elbows. Cena hits a couple of big clotheslines out of nowhere. Lesnar shoulders Cena, but Cena fights out. Cena shoulders Lesnar and hits the AA, going for the pin and getting a two count.
Heyman looks spent on the outside, clutching his head in his hands. Lesnar sits up like the Undertaker and he’s laughing while Cena’s recovering in the corner. Lesnar hops from side to side, calling Cena out and telling him to stand up. Cena runs into a takedown from Lesnar. Lesnar mounts Cena and punches down repeatedly, landing blows to Cena’s side, and the side of Cena’s head.
Lesnar tells the ref to ask him, and Heyman calls for the ref to ring the bell. Lesnar hits another German suplex and doesn’t let go, hitting a second, third and fourth German suplex all in a row.
Lesnar screams at Cena to ‘DIE’, it’s very reminiscent of his match with Eddie Guerrero. Lesnar stands over Cena, picking him up for another series of German suplexes, hitting three this time. Lesnar tells the ref to ask Cena again. The ref looks close to calling it, but he checks on Cena once more. Cena tells him not to stop the match, and while Lesnar argues with the ref, Cena sweeps the leg and traps Lesnar in the STF, wrenching back hard.
Lesnar rolls over and rains down with a series of right hands. Lesnar shoulders Cena and hits the F5, pinning Cena and scoring the three count.
Winner and NEW WWE World Heavyweight Champion: Brock Lesnar
Lesnar holds both title belts high while Heyman bows down and fans look on shocked.
Heyman and Lesnar strut to the back with Lesnar wearing a title over each shoulder. Cena is still laid out in the ring, recovering from a pretty convincing beating, and a ridiculous 16 German suplexes over the course of the match. Trainers check on Cena in the ring and Lesnar walks to the back with his newly won championship, and the show fades to black.
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