WWE Smackdown Results (5/28/15)
Thursday, May 28th, 2015
From the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Report by Zack Krasney of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Hello everyone and welcome to the final Smackdown before Elimination Chamber! What will the final stop bring us? Plenty of action is all I can hope! Be sure to join me down in the comments thread below!
Dean Ambrose comes out to a warm reception and says that at Elimination Chamber he is going to face off with Seth Rollins. No amount of security guards, police arrests or Youtube sensation Seth Rollins is going to stop him. We see footage from Raw where Ambrose was arrested while Ambrose talks. Ambrose says there will be a fight for the WWE Championship and when the smoke clears the Age of Ambrose begins.
Tyson Kidd and Cesaro w/ Natty Hart vs. Lucha Dragons in a Lumberjack match. Prime Time Players, Los Matadores, The Ascension, New Day as the Lumberjacks
Sin Cara and Kidd lock up to start things off. Kidd bounces off the ropes to stay out of it, and ends up flipping Sin Cara out of the ring, Cara runs in before the lumberjacks can attack. Kidd tags Cesaro and the hit a European Uppercut/German Suplex combo. 1 count pin. Cesaro locks in a submission on Sin Cara's knee. Sin Cara hits a reverse hurricarana from the top to Cesaro and tags Kalisto. Cesaro gets flipped out of the ring and PTP roll him back in. Cesaro hits a clothesline on Kalisto. Kalisto tries to sunset flip on Cesaro who out powers him and puts him in delayed suplex as Cesaro tagged Kidd. Kalisto and Kidd lock up, Kalisto is able to tag Cara who hits a kick to the gut of Kidd. Kidd gets knocked to the outside and Los Matadores send Kidd back in. Kalisto tags in and hits a big drop kick as he hopped in. Kidd whipped Kalisto into the corner, but he reverses and Kidd ends up thrown outside. New Day rolls him back in. Cesaro stares down New Day.
Cesaro has Kalisto in a headlock as we return from break. Kalisto gets tossed out, PTP roll him back in. Tag to Kidd who ends up losing his grip on Kalisto, so he is able to tag Sin Cara. Cara tags in and takes out Cesaro and hits a big flip onto Kidd to take control. Cesaro tags in and hits his running European Uppercuts on Cara. Cesaro goes for the swing, Kalisto goes to make the save from the top rope but CESARO HITS A DROPKICK! Didn't expect that from him. Sin Cara from the distraction rolls up Cesaro but only a 2 count. Sin Cara spins around Cesaro and plants him. Kalisto tags in and hits a corkscrew press. Kalisto with a flipping elbow. Cesaro manages to flip Kalisto out of the ring, PTP rolls him back in. Kidd tags in and hits a springboard elbow, 2 count! Kalisto with a spin kick, pin but Cesaro breaks it up with a headbutt. Kalisto goes for a hurricarana but Kidd reverses it into a sharpshooter! Cara springboards in to break it up. Cesaro comes in and hits a big superkick! Cesaro and Kalisto to the outside and take out the lumberjacks. Kalisto hits the Salida del Sol on Kidd for the 3 count!
Winners: Lucha Dragons
Backstage Rollins joins Kane and asks if he can believe that, the Age of Ambrose. Ambrose is a piece of garbage, Rollins doesn't even know how he got out of prison. The man is insane. Jamie Noble says Ambrose reminds him of his crazy Aunt, she heard the voice of Elvis in her head but her apple pie was to die for. Seth looks like he's suddenly questioning hiring Noble, then slowly pushes him away. Rollins says tonight he and Kane have to team up again! Ambrose is crazy, what's he gonna do tonight?! Kane tells Rollins to calm down, it's play time tonight. We're going to soften Ambrose up and as a bonus take out Roman Reigns. Seth asks how did that work out on Monday? Kane says trust him, he has a plan.
R-Truth vs. King Barrett
Truth cuts a promo saying people keep talking about danger. What do they mean, the Chamber or the wrestlers, because whether it's R-Truth with lil jimmy or this Truth right here, he puts the D in Dangerous. Barrett cuts a promo talking about how he will win back his Intercontinental Championship, all hail King Barrett. Barrett starts with a big boot and then throws Truth into the steel post. Barrett on top of Truth with right hands. Barrett with a spinning neckbreaker, then locks in a headlock. Barrett sends Truth into the corner, Truth pops up to reverse but Barrett catches him with a big kick to the gut. 2 count pin. Barrett stomps Truth in the head then taunts him. Barrett kicks Truth in the gut again and then hits a suplex. Wade lines up the Bull Hammer but Truth reverses him and rolls it up for a two count. R-Truth hits the Lie Detector for the win!
Sheamus appears out of nowhere and hits a Brogue Kick on Truth, then follow up with another on Barrett. Sheamus poses with the Intercontinental Championship.
We see footage from Raw of Lana officially ditching Rusev. Renee Young is backstage with Lana. Renee asks how she is feeling after her break-up with Rusev. Lana says bad things can happen when you let your emotions interfere and that is almost what happened on Monday. For one moment she really believed he could change, she was wrong and that won't happen again. She is no mans property or price. Renee says that brings her to her next question, what exactly is her relationship with Dolph Ziggler. Lana says she has no relationship with Ziggler, Renee says it appears to be more than a friendship with him, especially when Rusev attack Dolph. Lana says she can assure everyone that Rusev's attack won't stop Dolph from competing for the Intercontinental Championship at Elimination Chamber. Rusev walks up and Lana asks if he's come to yell again, stomp his feet, throw a temper tantrum. Rusev says why bother, he already had his way with Dolph Ziggler. Where is he now? Medical Center, home drinking hot chocolate, or just afraid to show up. Lana says do you expect me to believe Rusev isn't jealous? Rusev says no, Ziggler can have her rotten kisses, she dug her grave now she can lay in it.
Rusev vs. Ryback
These two lock up and trying to out power each other. Ryback gets behind Rusev and manages to hold on as Rusev fights out. Rusev hits and elbow and gets behind Ryback. Rusev gets a headlock on Ryback as "we want Lana" chants start. Rusev goes for a shoulder block but it doesn't work, he tries again but no go. He goes for a clothesline but Ryback hits a big boot to the chest or Rusev. Ryback puts Rusev in the corner and hits a big chop. Ryback eats a kick to the gut and then some shots to his back, Rusev goes for a suplex but Ryback reverses and hits a delayed suplex, Ryback held it for a WHILE. Ryback plants his knee in Rusev's back and then kicks him in the chest. Feed Me More chants! Ryback its some knees to the gut of Rusev. Rusev hits a big clothesline off the ropes and gets a 1 count. Rusev with a headbutt and kicks to the back of Ryback. Rusev chokes Ryback with the ropes for a 4 count. Rusev throws Ryback hard into the corner. Rusev kicks Ryback in the ribs. Rusev gets distracted by the we want Lana chants. Ryback takes advantage and hits some quick right hands, but Rusev shuts him down with a clothesline. Rusev pushes Ryback against the ropes but Ryback flips him over the top to the floor. Ryback comes after him but Rusev takes control again quickly with a suplex on the floor as we head to break.
As we return Rusev is in control of Ryback with a headlock. Ryback fights out and him and Rusev exchange blows. Rusev whips Ryback against the ropes and then hits him with a splash. Rusev goes for a running attack but Ryback hit him with a clothesline. Ryback goes to press Rusev but he reverses out of it, but lands weird on his leg. That might be his injury we've heard about. Ryback comes after him, but Rusev sends him into the steel post. Rusev does it again and gets DQed.
Winner: Ryback by DQ
Rusev continues to attack and sends Ryback into the steel stairs, but Rusev is clearly in pain.
Paige vs. Naomi
Paige and Naomi lock up and and Naomi tries to mess with Paige with kicks and slap attempts. Paige takes control and puts Naomi in the corner and stomps her repeatedly. Naomi rolls out of the ring, as she's getting back in Paige knees her in the guy and knees her repeatedly. Paige reaches out for Naomi but Naomi grabs Paige's arm and slams it against the steel post. Naomi puts Paige in the corner and chokes her with her boot. Naomi puts Paige on the mat and stomps her elbow. Naomi puts Paige in an arm submission that also chokes her. Paige tries to fight out but Naomi puts her in another arm submission. Paige fight outs and hits several clotheslines and a BIG boot. Paige goes for the PTO but Tamina hops up for the distraction, Paige took out Tamina and then hit the RamPaige for the win! As Paige is leaving the Bellas appear and Nikki poses with the title.
Michael Cole is in the ring to interview Kevin Owens. Michael Cole says that Kevin has been on the main roster for two weeks, Kevin interrupts him and say that he has been wrestling for 15 years, all over the world. Not just wrestling, but dominating, just like he is going to do to John Cena at Elimination Chamber. Michael Cole say that John Cena not your typical competitor. Owens says he knows his resume, 15 World Titles, 2 Royal Rumble wins, 57 different terrible t-shirts and hundreds of ways to suck. John Cena walks around like Owens has something to prove to him, but Owens sees it the other way around. Michael Cole says Cena says that Owens knows how to start a fight, but does he know how to finish one? Kevin Owens shows footage of what he did to Sami Zayn. Owens says at NXT Takeover Unstoppable, he did exactly what he said he'd do, take out Sami Zayn for good. Sami was his best friend, someone he was closer to than almost any other human on the planet. If that's what he'll do to Sami, imagine what he'll do to Cena. Actually, you don't have to imagine it, just watch Elimination Chamber. After Elimination Chamber, everyone will know that the real champ, is here. It's interesting to note that as Owens was walking up the ramp Dean Ambrose came out and there was a look.
Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins and Kane
Kane and Roman Reigns start this off. J&J immediately jump up on the side and cause a distraction, Seth Rollins runs over and knocks down Ambrose. Kane attacks Reigns and then tags in Rollins. Rollins stomps Reigns repeatedly in the corner then shoves his butt in the face of Reigns. Kane tags in and goes for a clothesline but Reigns gets behind him and hits a suplex. Ambrose tags in and goes punching crazy on Kane and then hits a dropkick from the middle turnbuckle. Rollins from the top rope for a double axe handle, but Ambrose kicked him in the gut before he could connect with it. Ambrose goes for Dirty Deeds but J&J pull Rollins out of the ring for the save as we head to break.
As we return J&J are beating up Ambrose while Seth distracts the ref. Kane puts Ambrose in a seated shoulder submission. Ambrose fights out and hits some heavy right hands on Kane. Ambrose to the middle turnbuckle but Kane pulls him off. Kane tags out and Rollins smacks Ambrose, but Ambrose decks him in the mouth! Rollins knocks off Reigns and drags Ambrose into his corner, the ref is distracted with Reigns and so Ambrose gets the double team. Kane tags in and hits a dropkick on Ambrose who is being held down by Rollins. Kane stomps Ambrose several times and puts him in his corner, and tags Seth. Seth hits a running forearm in the corner. Seth puts a submission similar to the Accolade on Dean. Dean fights out but eats an elbow from Rollins. Dean is thrown outside and J&J attack unseen AGAIN. Dean spins around and clotheslines both J&J over the announce table. When he gets back in the ring Seth is on Ambrose and puts him in the corner to set up for a superplex. Dean fights out with headbutts, knocking Rollins down. Rollins runs over and makes a tag to Kane who is immediately on Ambrose before he can get down from the turnbuckle. Ambrose hits Kane with several right hands and knocks Kane down. Ambrose hits the spinning tornado DDT. Reigns makes the tag and so does Rollins. Reigns clotheslines Seth over and over and over in the corner. Reigns punches Rollins in the back of the head and hits the Samoan drop. Kane grabs him for the chokeslam but Ambrose comes out of nowhere with an elbow drop. Kane is sent to the outside and Ambrose slingshots himself out and onto Kane. Reigns goes for a Superman punch on Rollins, but Rollins reverses, Rollins goes for a kick on Reigns but Reigns catches it and picks him up with one arm. Rollins reverses and goes for the Pedigree, but Reigns reverse it and hits the Superman Punch! J&J come in and cause an official interference.
Winner: Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns
Ambrose comes in and takes out J&J and then sends them outside, Ambrose follows up with a suicide dive on both guys. Rollins tries to do the same but Ambrose hits him with a right hand before Rollins can make it through the ropes. Kane calls for help and New Day comes out and start attacking Ambrose. Reigns from inside the ring leaps onto the mass of guys. Xavier Woods is in the ring, Ambrose comes in and hits Dirty Deeds on Woods. Big E comes in and Ambrose hits his bouncing off the ropes clothesline to take him down, Kofi comes off the top rope but eats a Superman Punch out of nowhere! Reigns then aims a spear at Big E to finish off New Day. Kane out of nowhere grabs Reigns and hits a chokeslam, Ambrose is on Kane but Rollins slides in and takes out Ambrose. Kane and Rollins stomp Ambrose and then Rollins hits the Pedigree. Rollins and Kane stand tall to close out the show.