The Usos vs. The Street Profits
Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman are shown watching from the locker room area. Ford lands a dropkick. Jimmy and Jey double team Ford and launch him into the barricade. After the break, Jimmy and Jey are working over Ford. Ford manages to take in Dawkins. Dawkins runs right into a Samoan drop from Jey Usos.
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Backstage, Reigns tells Heyman to bring him his cousins. Heyman walks out of Reigns’ locker room and is surprised by Kayla Braxton. As Heyman is speaking his phone rings… the ring tone is Brock Lesnar’s theme. Heyman ignores it. Lesnar calls back again. Heyman gets browbeaten into agreeing to deliver a message. Heyman turns around and runs into a janitor. Heyman tells the janitor if he is taking out the trash he can start with Kayla. The Janitor starts laughing hysterically. The Janitor lifts his head and it’s Big E. Big E laughs as he holds up the Money in the Bank briefcase.
Backstage, Reigns gives Jey and Jimmy marching orders for later tonight. Jimmy and Jey leave. Heyman tells Reigns they have a problem with Brock Lesnar. Reigns says Heyman has a problem, Reigns doesn’t. Heyman tells Reigns that Lesnar will be at SmackDown next week. Reigns thinks Lesnar may be here tonight.
WWE Universal Championship Match: Roman Reigns (c) w/Paul Heyman vs Finn Bálor
As Bálor is making his way to the ring, Jimmy and Jey attack Bálor. Bálor is sent stomach first into the ring steps. The Street Profits run the Usos off. Reigns makes his way to the ring. After the break, the medical staff is checking on Bálor. The referee asks Bálor if he can go and he says yes. Bálor gets to his feet. Bálor is out of it and clutching at his gut. The bell ring and Reigns tosses Bálor clear across the ring. Reigns lands a few punches. Reigns slams Bálor’s head into the turnbuckle. Reigns lays in multiple clotheslines in the corner.
Reigns charges in but is met with a dropkick to the knee by Bálor. Reigns is turned inside out. Bálor hits the slingblade. Bálor sets up the Woo dropkick. Reigns counters with an uppercut. Reigns lands a nasty uranage suplex. After the break, Bálor avoids a Superman Punch and lands a chop. Bálor surprises Reigns with an overhead kick. Bálor reverses a powerbomb into a double stomp. Bálor fires up and lands multiple strikes. Reigns sends Bálor out of the ring. Reigns tries to follow but Bálor traps Reigns in the ring apron.
Bálor stomps Reigns. Bálor stomps Reigns. Bálor tries the double stomp off the top but Reigns moves out of the way. Superman Punch by Reigns. Bálor kicks out. Reigns tries a Spear but Bálor turns it into a small package. Reigns kicks out at 2.9.Bálor lands the final cut. Bálor blasts Reigns with the Woo dropkick. Bálor hits the Coup de Gras. Reigns kicks out but low blows Bálor in the process. Reigns locks Bálor in the Guillotine. Bálor passes out.
Winner and STILL Universal Champions, Roman Reigns!
As Reigns is leaving the ring, the lights flash red for a second. Reigns looks concerned but his music continues to play.