WWE Main Event Results (1/6/15)
From the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas
Reported by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Welcome to WNW's live coverage of Main Event!
This week's show starts right off with a video package highlighting John Cena bringing back The Authority. Last night on Raw, The Authority held John Cena Appreciation Night and "fired" Dolph Ziggler, Ryback, and Erick Rowan.
Paige makes her way to the ring as Natalya accompanies her to the ring. Michael Cole, JBL, and Booker T are on commentary. The Bella Twins make their way to the ring as Nikki will be in action.
Paige vs. Nikki Bella
They lock up, Paige is taken down. They lock up again and Nikki gets in a quick pin. Paige sends a kick to the stomach and headbutts Nikki. Nikki hits a kick to the head off the turnbuckle, two. Paige rolls Nikki up and kicks her in the face. Paige stomps on Nikki in the corner. Nikki rolls out of the ring.
Paige drives her knee into Nikki several times on the apron. Nikki flips Paige off of the apron onto the floor. Nikki does push ups in the ring while she waits. Nattie helps Paige up to the count of 7. Nikki pulls Paige's left arm into the ropes and gets in a pin. Nikki works the left arm some more before Paige works her way out with elbows to the face. Nikki pins Paige with her foot after sending Paige into the ropes. Nikki slams Paige's arm into the ring post, cover. Nikki puts in a head/arm lock on the mat. Nikki does a knee drop three times onto Paige's arm. Paige gets up, but is taken right back down by a clothesline. Nikki covers again, Paige kicks out.
Paige is held by the arm in the ropes again. Nikki slams Paige into the mat face-first, cover. Paige is put in an arm lock. Paige works her way out and unloads on Nikki with punches before Nikki clotheslines her back down again, cover. Nikki rolls Paige into an arm bar, Paige rolls Nikki up for a two. Nikki puts in another arm lock. Paige breaks free and clotheslines Nikki three times. Paige hits a dropkick. Paige is sent into the corner. Nikki flies into an empty corner and Paige goes up top. Brie distracts, allowing Nikki to flip Paige off the top. Natalya takes Brie down and Paige rolls Nikki up. Nikki reverses the pin, kickout. Nikki with a forearm, Paige counters with a kick to the face.
Paige doesn't go for the cover as she nurses her arm. Paige hits the Ram-Paige for the win.
Winner: Paige - by pinfall (11:36)
Rusev and Lana make their way down to the ring. Lana grabs a mic and tells the crowd to shut up. After the emotional, inspiring, and heart-felt speech Ryback gave on Raw, a very embarrassing thing happened to him. Ryback was fired. A video shows Ryback saying all of his hard work was taken away from him. The Big Guy is going home. Back in the ring, Lana says Ryback has really worked hard for ten years and he has overcome lots of obstacles, but the reality is is that the firing is nothing compared to the pain he would've felt from taking on Rusev.
Rusev says last Monday on Raw, Ryback was embarrassed. The Authority did him a favor. Now, Rusev is entering the Royal Rumble match as 29 other men will be in his way. Rusev says he will be in the main event of WrestleMania.
WWE.com Exclusive: Erick Rowan says he is disappointed with his firing. Ziggler says guilty is the word that comes to mind. He did everything he could as Survivor Series and now he doesn't have a job anymore.
The commentators discuss how Cena may be feeling. Tomorrow at noon eastern, Cole will sit down with Triple H for an exclusive interview on WWE.com. Jack Swagger vs. Titus O'Neil still to come tonight.
Fandango dances his way to the ring as Rosa waits for him. In a pre-taped promo, Fandango says he is starting the year off with a bang and 2015 will be the year of Fandango. R-Truth makes his way to the ring.
Fandango vs. R-Truth
Lock up, headlock on Truth. Fandango takes Truth down with a shoulder block. Truth hits a hip toss and flies into the corner. Fandango clotheslines Truth from behind off the turnbuckle. Truth is whipped into the corner. Fandango delivers several right hands as Truth is down on the mat. Truth is held int the ropes and then put in a headlock. Truth kicks and punches and gets in a roll up. Truth with clothesline and a dropkick, nearfall. Fandango hits a suplex. Fandango hits the leg drop from the top for the win.
Winner: Fandango - by pinfall (3:06)
On SmackDown: The Usos will defend the WWE Tag Team Championships against The Miz & Damien Mizdow and Gold & Stardust.
Jack Swagger makes his way to the ring. Titus O'Neil enters and grabs a mic. He rhymes, saying he will save everyone.
Jack Swagger vs. Titus O'Neil
Lock up, Swagger is taken to the corner. O'Neil is body slammed. Titus uppercuts Swagger in the corner and Swagger locks in the Patriot Lock briefly. Swagger clotheslines Titus out of the ring.
Back from commercial break, Titus slams Swagger and puts in an arm lock. O'Neil boots Swagger and pins him. Titus punches Swagger a couple times and kicks him in the face. Swagger is in an arm lock and Titus throws him down. O'Neil slaps Swagger in the ropes. Titus tosses Swagger over his shoulders, cover. Titus slaps Swagger a few times in the corner, cover. Titus locks in an abdominal stretch. Swagger gets out and plants Titus with a big slam. Swagger connects with a big clothesline and a boot to the face. Swagger hits another clothesline and the Swagger Bomb, nearfall. Swagger strikes Titus in the ropes and tries to pick him up. Swagger manages to toss Titus over the ropes and outside of the ring.
Titus drives Swagger into the ring post outside the ring. Back in the ring, Titus kicks Swagger and plants him with Clash of the Titus for the win.
Winner: Titus O'Neil - by pinfall (8:35)