WWE Royal Rumble 2014
January 26, 2014
Daniel Bryan vs. Bray Wyatt with Luke Harper and Erick Rowan | WWE Royal Rumble 2014
The WWE Royal Rumble 2014 starts with the referee sends Luke Harper and Erick Rowan to the back early. Bray Wyatt tells Harper and Rowan that he does not need his help. Bryan is thrown out of the ring by Wyatt and lands with a thud. Wyatt with a big right hand to Bryan on the outside.
Back in the ring, Bryan gets in some kicks to the body. Bryan blocks Wyatt’s paws, pulls his arms and hits him against the carpet. Bryan kicking Wyatt’s body in the corner. Wyatt tries to outfit Bryan out. Bryan lands on the ring apron and throws some elbows.
Wyatt then pulls Bryan down his arm by pulling him through the ring apron. Back in the ring, Bryan and Wyatt exchange shots. Bryan begins to get the best out of Wyatt when Wyatt kicks him out.
Wyatt pulls out Bryan’s skull from the steel post. Michael Cole talks about the concussion that Bryan suffered recently. Back in the ring, Wyatt kicks Bryan several times in the head and tries to keep the action grounded.
Wyatt catches Bryan with a knee on the head and a modified chokeslam. Wyatt makes his creepy reversal in the corner and then charges Bryan. Bryan shoots back with a heavy load and begins to fire Wyatt with a lot of kicks in the corner. Wyatt cuts Bryan back with a large rope.
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Wyatt charges again and Bryan pulls the top rope to send it. On the outside, Bryan with a large current dropkick to the face of Wyatt. Bryan throws Wyatt back and connects with a missile dropkick from the tourniquet cap. Bryan gets up and starts kicking Wyatt’s chest repeatedly as fans sing “YES” with every kick landing.
Bryan lands two dropkicks on the corner of Wyatt. Wyatt then runs forward and levels Bryan with a huge clothesline. Bryan answers Sister Abigail with a summary. Bryan manages to apply the YES Lock, but Wyatt begins to bite him to break it.
Bryan connects with a headbutt / splash combo in Wyatt from the top tourniquet. Wyatt bail. Bryan kicks him through the ropes and leaves for a suicidal dive. Wyatt catches Bryan while running the suicide dive and then connects with Sister Abigail on the ground.
Wyatt throws Bryan back into the ring as the crowd in Pittsburgh begins a strong “THIS IS AWESOME” chant. Wyatt hits a second sister Abigail and gets the pinfall.
Winner: Bray Wyatt
Behind the scenes of the WWE Royal Rumble 2014 , Renee Young is with Paul Heyman. Heyman says that his client Brock Lesnar will be challenging the winner of Randy Orton vs. John Cena tonight and promises that Lesnar will take the Big Show down. “You do not understand what’s happening here Renee? This is the dawn of a new era,” Heyman added.
Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers is among the crowd.
We go to the Royal Rumble panel with “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, Shawn Michaels and Ric Flair.
Brock Lesnar with Paul Heyman vs. Big Show | WWE Royal Rumble 2014
During his entrance, Brock Lesnar immediately enters the ring and knocks down Big Show quickly. Lesnar begins to connect with big rights and left on Big Show. Paul Heyman throws a steel chair in the ring.
The party has not yet officially started. Lesnar grabs the chair and hits Big Show with her repeatedly. We see a shot of Heyman laughing at the ringside as the referee tries to reason with Lesnar.
After a few more shots with the chair, Lesnar backs up and says he’s ready. Lesnar charges again and begins to kick Big Show. Lesnar hits Big Show again with the steel chair. Lesnar shouts at the referee to ring the bell.
The referee says no until he drops the chair. Heyman now has a second steel chair in his hand at ringside. Lesnar then throws the chair out of the ring. Heyman gives Lesnar another chair while the bell rings with Big Show getting to his feet. Big Show connects with a KO blow to Lesnar. Lesnar falls back and leaves the ring.
Big Show fights his feet. Lesnar with more chair shots on Big Show this time to his arm. Big Show is able to fight him and throw him back in the ring. Big Show yells at Lesnar calling him a son of a bitch and then gets into a big body shot in the corner.
Lesnar has Big Show on his shoulders and connects with an F5! Lesnar gets the pinfall.
Winner: Brock Lesnar
After the match, Brock Lesnar takes off his gloves, grabs a steel chair and enters the ring. Lesnar breaks it in the back of Big Show. Lesnar continues to hit Big Show with the steel chair as Heyman yells at him to continue. Big Show leaves and Lesnar continues to hit him with the chair.
Lesnar hits Big Show so hard that a piece of the chair breaks. Heyman throws Lesnar a third chair and continues to hit the big show with her. After more shots, Lesnar throws that chair away.
Then see the highlights of the match, including the big hit KO that Big Show connected with Lesnar and F5 huge Lesnar on Big Show.
Behind the scenes of the WWE Royal Rumble 2014 , we see The Shield. Dean Ambrose talks about them being an unstoppable force in WWE and how the dogs are set free tonight. Roman Reigns say it will only be the three remaining.
Seth Rollins says that at that time a winner will be determined, but The Shield will remain united. Reigns says he has a good number tonight. Ambrose asks what it is. Reigns says she’ll have to find out.
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Behind the scenes of the WWE Royal Rumble 2014 , Renee Young is with WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton. Orton says that after beating John Cena tonight, Cena goes to the back of the line.
Young brings to light the number of people who are pitching their title right now including Brock Lesnar, Batista and the winner of the Royal Rumble tonight. Orton said he’s used to it.
He said he’s the only face of WWE. Orton says he’s not Batista, it’s not Brock Lesnar, “Duck Dynasty rejects” Daniel Bryan, Bray Wyatt or even John Cena.
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Randy Orton (c) against John Cena | WWE Royal Rumble 2014
Randy Orton with an early headlock drop on John Cena. Orton with some quick boots in Cena and goes back to a headlock fall to keep Cena on the ground. Dinner with a shoulder tackle and quick right to Orton in the corner. The Pittsburgh crowd continues to sing for Daniel Bryan.
Cena looks like he’s going to go for a Boston crab when Orton rolled onto his back and kicked him out of the ring. Orton gives Cena a suplex in the ring over the top rope. A loud song of “BORING” explodes in Pittsburgh. Dinner with a rope that sends Orton over the top rope to the outside.
Orton sends Cena’s shoulder first to the steel steps. Orton counteracts an AA attempt and connects with a large DDT. The crowd is still negative in Pittsburgh when Orton jumps over the top rope to pose. Cena approaches, puts Orton on his shoulders and connects with a quick electric chair.
Cena Orton plants, goes for the “You Can not See Me” gesture and Orton counters with a kick in the face. Orton with a modified neckbreaker in Orton. Cena climbs to the top and Orton interrupts him.
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Cena with the headbutt to send Orton back to the ring below. Cena gets up and connects with his dropped leg to the back of Orton’s neck. Orton counteracts another AA attempt with a backbreaker. Cena counteracts an RKO attempt and gets the STF blocked.
Orton hits the ropes. Cena plant Orton for the second time and connects this time with the Five Knuckle Shuffle. Cena has Orton up, Orton hangs on the ropes, referee bump, Cena has Orton down and back on the STF. Orton starts playing. Cena breaks the hold thinking he won when he sees the referee down.
A WWE official will check on the referee when Orton takes the titles and hits Cena with him. Orton revives the referee, covers Cena and Cena is thrown out. A strong “THIS IS SO” singing begins. Cena has Orton up for the AA and connects. Cena hooks the leg and Orton kicks out.
The crowd now begins the chant of “WE WANT DIVAS” while Orton lands on them. Orton backs up, tapping Cena on the head. Cena moves, has Orton up, Orton counters and puts a modified STF on Cena. Cena fights and gets Orton on a Crossface. Orton with an AA in Cena. Dinner is thrown out.
Dinner with an RKO. Orton gets out of it. Cena picks up Orton and places him in the top tourniquet. Cena jumps back to Orton, puts Orton on his shoulders, Orton connects and connects with a modified DDT tornado in Orton. Cena returns to the STF in Orton.
Orton approaches the ropes when Cena pulls him out and returns to the center of the ring. The sound of the Wyatt family strikes and the sand turns black.
The lights come back and the Wyatt are standing on the ring apron. This distracts Cena by allowing Orton to connect with an RKO while Wyatt jumps out of the ring apron. Orton gets the pinfall on Cena.
Winner and still WWE World Heavyweight Champion: Randy Orton
30 Superstar WWE Royal Rumble 2014 Match
1. CM Punk
2. Seth Rollins
CM Punk with a rolling knee and a combo string in Seth Rollins from the beginning. Rollins and Punk exchange big kicks. The time expires.
3. Damien Sandow
Neckbreaker and DDT combo by Punk in Rollins and Sandow. The time expires.
4. Cody Rhodes
Cross Rhodes in Sandow. Punk throws Sandow over his head.
Damien Sandow is eliminated.
5. (Corporative) Kane
Kane with some great shots at Rollins and early Punk. Punk with a kick and throws Kane.
Kane is eliminated.
6. Alexander Rusev (NXT fighter)
Rusev almost throws Rollins while he stays. He almost throws Rhodes too. Rusev with big knees and slam fallaway to Punk. The time expires.
7. Jack Swagger
Swagger Bomb Rollins, Rhodes and then look at Rusev. Swagger and Rusev’s trading rights. Rusev with a big splash to Swagger on the corner. The time expires.
8. Kofi Kingston
Rhodes tries to throw Punk and Punk clings to the legs of Rhodes through the ropes. The time expires.
9. Jimmy Uso
Many fights. Punk jumps in the back of Rusev trying to sleep.
Punk, Rollins and Rhodes join Rusev. Kingston joins them and they put him on the top rope.
Rusev is eliminated.
Kingston is thrown, but Rusev catches him. Rusev throws him on the barricade and heads for the back. Kingston is still in the game. Kingston gets up, jumps, lands on the ring apron and is back in the ring. The time expires.
11. Dean Ambrose
Swagger is almost thrown and hangs. The time expires.
12. Dolph Ziggler
Ziggler with a huge missile dropkick at Ambrose from the top tourniquet. Crowd behind Ziggler in Pittsburgh. The time expires.
The truth is expelled from the ring apron by Ambrose.
R-Truth is deleted.
Jimmy Uso is removed.
Kingston ends up pulling on Swagger’s boot and hits him with him hanging by his feet on the bottom rope. The time expires.
14. Kevin Nash
Nash hits the ring and throws Swagger.
Jack Swagger is eliminated.
Nash continues to receive shots from others in the ring. The time expires.
15. Roman Reigns
Reigns hits a huge spear on Rhodes. Reigns throws Kingston out.
Kofi Kingston is eliminated.
He reigns with the spear in Ziggler and he throws it out.
Dolph Ziggler is eliminated.
Reigns throws Nash out.
Kevin Nash is eliminated.
The time expires.
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16. The Great Khali
Khali is thrown by Reigns and Ambrose.
The Great Khali is eliminated.
Ziggler with a large DDT in Reigns. Goldust shakes Rhodes.
Cody Rhodes is eliminated.
Goldust is eliminated.
Sheamus with breast ribs to Ambrose. A huge kick to both Rollins and Reigns. The time expires.
18. The Miz
Miz hits the ring and goes on the attack on Reigns and Ambrose. The time expires.
Fandango with a kick to Miz. He is almost stripped of Miz moments later and hangs up. The time expires.
20. The Torito
Torito with some high shots in Miz and Fandango. Punk with a stare and keeps Torito out. Torito leads Punk down. Fandango raises Torito, but Torito becomes a huricanrana. Fandango has to pass the upper rope. Torito goes up and throws Fandango!
Fandango is eliminated.
Torito goes up, Reigns catches him and throws him on Fandango.
El Torito is eliminated.
21. Antonio Cesaro
Cesaro Swing in Miz. Cesaro pulls Ambrose and Rollins together. Cesaro Swing in Rollins. The time expires.
22. Luke Harper
He reigns with a great spear on Cesaro. Harper and Punk interchange shots. He reigns with a great right that drops to Punk. The time expires.
23. Jey Uso
Cesaro and Harper exchange uppercuts. The time expires.
Great reaction for JBL when he leaves the bulletin board and enters the ring with his suit. JBL takes off his jacket and yells at Michael Cole to grab it. Reigns then launches JBL quickly.
JBL is deleted.
The time expires.
25. Erick Rowan
Miz is almost thrown by Rowan. Harper with a rope for Miz and Miz is out.
The Miz is eliminated.
The time expires.
Rollins and Sheamus cling as Ryback tries to throw them both on the top rope. Sheamus with a large elbow to Cesaro’s jaw. The time expires.
27. Alberto Del Rio
Del Rio goes after Ryback trying to throw him. Cesaro with a slap on Rollins. The time expires.
Batista cleans the house when he hits the ring. Batista throws Rowan.
Erick Rowan is eliminated.
Batista throws Ryback.
Ryback is eliminated.
Alberto Del Rio is eliminated.
The time expires.
29. Big E Langston
Langston almost throws Sheamus. The time expires.
30. Rey Mysterio
The crowd wanted Daniel Bryan and the boo during the entrance of Mysterio. Punk and Mysterio both almost pass the top rope and hang up. Sheamus pulls Langston’s ropes.
Big E Langston is eliminated.
Cesaro is throwing the uppercuts all over the place. Mysterio with 619 Rollins. Rollins kicks Mysterio in the head sending him.
Rey Mysterio is eliminated.
Crowd is singing for Daniel Bryan. Queen shakes Harper.
Luke Harper is eliminated.
Ambrose and Rollins almost launched Reigns. Reigns takes out Ambrose, Rollins and Cesaro.
Dean Ambrose is eliminated.
Seth Rollins is eliminated.
Antonio Cesaro is eliminated.
Batista with a spinebuster. Sheamus with a coup from Brouge to Batista. Punk with GTS in Sheamus. Punk kicks Queen in the face. Punk with GTS in realms. Kane shows a backup and takes Punk out of the ring above the top rope.
CM Punk is eliminated.
Kane throws Punk on the barricade at ringside and gets in a few shots. Kane gives Punk a chokeslam through the Spanish ad table.
We are to Batista, Sheamus and Roman Reigns. Sheamus charges in making Reigns. Batista with a splash to Sheamus in the corner. Batista with a quick powerlam over Reigns. Sheamus has Batista up and rolls him forward. Sheamus points to the Wrestlemania 30 signal and makes a back-up on the corner. Sheamus asks for the Brogue Kick. Batista moves and falls. Batista with a kick to Sheamus. Sheamus counters and then Batista throws Sheamus. Sheamus clings. Reigns throws Sheamus out.
Sheamus is eliminated.
Batista almost eliminates Reigns, but Reigns remains. Batista attacks first. Reigns responds with shots. She reigns with a huge clothesline in Batista. The accusations reign and Batista catches him with a large spear. Reigns returns fire with a spear of its own. Reigns picks up Batista, Batista counters and throws Reigns more.
Roman Reigns is eliminated.
Winner of the WWE Royal Rumble 2014: Batista
After the WWE Royal Rumble 2014, we see the highlights of the last part of the Rumble. Back alive, Batista stands in the upper tourniquet. He shouts that he will be the new champion and deal with him. Batista points to the Wrestlemania 30 signal when Pyro exits above the ring.
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