Batista vs. Alberto Del Rio
Batista was booed as soon as his music hit. Del Rio came out on crutches and said that due to Batistaâ€™s attack, he wasnâ€™t able to compete. He then nailed him with a ctrutch he bought to the ring and disrobed to reveal his tights. He kept working him over with shots to the back and knees. He nailed Batista again and yelled for the bell.
Batista pulled himself to his feet and attacked Del Rio. The crowd was behind ADR and booing Batista. They were chanting, â€œBoo-Tista.â€
Alberto tied up Batista in the ropes and used the armbar. He then began stomping the hell out of him. The crowd chanted for â€œDaniel Bryanâ€, I guess in protest of Batista being in the main event of Wrestlemania.
Del Rio cinched in an armbar. Now, the crowd was loudly chanting for CM Punk. Batista fired back but ADR snapped his arm with his knees. JBL acknowledged it was an unusual crowd cheering for ADR. A â€œY2Jâ€ chant broke out.
Batista sent ADR into the corner shoulder-first. Batista nailed him with several shoulderblocks but was kicked down. ADR nailed a double stomp off the ropes. The crowd began chanting for â€œRVD.â€ ADR nailed a kick to the head for a two count, but Batista grabbed the bottom rope at the last second. Batista was covered again but kicked up. Now, it was a â€œWe want Lesnarâ€ chant.
Batista caught ADR with a spear and covered him for a two count. He worked over ADR but was caught with a backstabber. ADR missed a swanton and was nailed with a spinebuster. The crowd booed the hell out of that. ADR escaped a Batista Bomb attempt and kicked Batista in the head for a two count.
ADR called for the cross armbreaker but was shoved into the buckles and nailed with the Batista Bomb for the pin.
Your winner, Batista!
Well, it was something. It wasnâ€™t good but it was something. It was probably too long for what they needed and the crowd just killed it.
Elimination Chamber: WWE World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton vs. John Cena vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Cesaro vs. Sheamus vs. Christian
Cena, Orton, Christian, Bryan are in the pods. So, opening will be Sheamus vs. Cesaro.
Cesaro controlled Sheamus and stomped him until he rolled out of the ring. Sheamus made a comeback but was sent over the top and to the steel outside again. Cesaro charged across the ring but was nailed with a flying shoulderblock into the ring. Sheamus nailed a neckbreaker for a two count.
He whipped Cesaro into the corner and nailed him with a big knee lift. He clotheslined Cesaro over the top onto the steel outside and tried to set him up for the chest strikes. Cesaro fought to free himself but failed, getting drilled over and over with the shots. He was then clotheslined down on the steel.
Sheamus set up to suplex Cesaro into the ring but was blocked. Cesaro tried to reverse and they both ended up on the apron fighting. Cesaro came off the ropes with a double stomp onto the steel. Cesaro kept working over Sheamus but was fought off with kicks. Sheamus came back with a shoulderblock off the ropes.
The first man out of the pods was Daniel Bryan. He leapt into the ring with a missile dropkick and cleaned house on everyone. Bryan was a big favorite live, as you would imagine. He worked over them both. He placed Sheamus in a submission and hit a Northern Lights suplex on Cesaro at the same time.
Cesaro nailed a tilowhirl backbreaker across the knee on Bryan. He and Sheamus began slugging it out with Sheamus getting the better of the exchange. He nailed a clothesline. Cesaro battled back with knee strikes and clotheslined Sheamus over the ropes to the steel outside. Cesaro followed and drove his knee into Sheamusâ€™ head, grinding it into the steel.
Bryan returned to the fray but an Irish Whip outside was reversed and he was sent into the pod, with the plastic exploding. Bryan went down with his shoulder hurt. Sheamus nailed his forward rolling Samoan Drop on Cesaro on the outside. Sheamus went to the top and battled with Bryan.
The next man out is Christian. . He shoved Sheamus off the top and went right after Bryan, attacking his shoulder and ripping the tape off of it. He slammed the pod door on Bryanâ€™s shoulder and nailed a tornado DDT for a two count. Bryan came back with several kicks and an enziguiri. He went for a running dropkick in the corner but missed and crashed hard.
Sheamus attacked Christian and sent him over and over into the steel chain of the Chamber. He went for a running move with Christian on his shoulder but Christian slipped off and nailed an inverted DDT on the outside. Christian and Cesaro battled on the outside. Christian climbed the cage and dove off but was caught and hit with a running powerbomb into a pod for a two count.
Sheamus and Cesaro battled. Cesaro used the podâ€™s plastic door to smother Sheamus and drilled him. He nailed a belly to back suplex on Sheamus for a two count. They brawled.
Out next is John Cena. He went right after Christian and nailed a AA into the ring onto Sheamus. He went to the top and Bryan stopped him and nailed a top rope rana into the ring. Bryan nailed a series of kicks but was grabbed and hit with the Killswitch for a two count by Christian.
Cena dives onto Christian and worked him over. Sheamus nailed him with White Noise for a two count. Cesaro returned to the fray and battled with Sheamus. He sent Sheamus into the corner, where Christian kicked him. Cesaro went for the Neutralizer but Sheamus backdropped him. Christian nailed a tornado DDT on Sheamus for a two count. Cena grabbed him and drove Christian backwards into the cage.
Cena and Cesaro battled. Cena was nailed with a big European uppercut as he was coming down for a two count. Cena, Cesaro and Bryan all battled back and forth. Sheamus and Christian joined the battle as well. Bryan was sent hard into the post. Cesaro superplexed Sheamus for a two count.
The final pod, featuring Randy Orton, opened. He set up for a punt on Bryan but Bryan rolled out of the ring. Everyone circled around Orton. Orton tried to lock himself back in the pod. Sheamus stood outside menacing him as everyone else battled. Sheamus finally Brogue Kicked the pod, shattering it and began beating the hell out of Orton. He clotheslined him into the ring but was grabbed by Cesaro and sent into the cage.
Cena nailed Orton with all the usual offensive maneuvers but was tossed out of the ring by Cesaro. Cesaro grabbed Orton for the big swing and nailed it, hitting 30 rotations. Daniel Bryan whipped out the Chaos Theory on Cesaro. Everyone battled and scored near falls on each other.
Sheamus caught Christian on the Outside and called for the Celtic Cross. Christian escaped and climbed to the top of a pod. Sheamus followed but was attacked by Orton. Orton nailed a superplex. Christian nailed a splash off the top of the pod and pinned Sheamus.
Sheamus has been eliminated at 26 minutes.
Christian escaped a hanging DDT but Bryan nailed him with the running knee and scored the pin.
Christian has been eliminated.
Cesaro and Bryan faced off with Orton and Cena. Everyone brawled. Cena and Bryan dispatched their opponents and then faced off. The crowd chanted, â€œYes!â€ Cena and Bryan exchanged punches and kicks in the center of the ring. Bryan went for the Yes Lock but was unable to lock it in. Cena went for the AA but Cesaro slipped behind them and nailed a German suplex on Cena as he held Orton. He covered Cena for a two count. He then nailed Orton with a big boot.
Cena and Cesaro battled back and forth with reversals. Cena turned a Gutwrench suplex attempt into a rana and hit a AA to the steel outside. He locked in a STF and Cesaro submitted.
Cesaro has been eliminated.
It was down to three. Cena locked Orton in the STF and the lights went out. When they returned, The Wyatt Family were in the chamber. They attacked Cena and laid out Bryan when he tried to help. The Wyatts destroyed Cena. They handed him to Bray, who nailed Sister Abigail. The crowd chanted, â€œThank you Wyatts.â€
Orton covered Cena and pinned him.
Cena has been eliminated.
Itâ€™s down to Daniel Bryan and Randy Orton.
The Wyatts appeared to be waiting for Cena but Kane came out and demanded they leave. They eventually did. Kane entered the Chamber to help officials assist with removal of Cebna. Bryan saw him and came off the top with a knee to the side of the head of Kane. This allowed Orton to nail Bryan and send him into a pod. Orton tried to work him over but Bryan made a comeback, tied him to the tree of woe and nailed a series of kicks followed by a trio of running dropkicks.
Bryan placed Orton on the top for a belly to back superplex. He covered Orton for a two count. Orton made a comeback and nailed the hanging DDT. He went for the RKO but Bryan shot him off and nailed the high running knee. He covered him but Kane pulled the official and dragged him out of the ring. Bryan laid out Kane with a kick but Orton caught him with an RKO. Bryan kicked out at the last minute.
The crowd erupted with â€œYesâ€ chants. Orton began yelling at them and was caught with a small package for a two count. Bryan kicked Orton in the head but was clotheslined by Kane. Orton nailed the RKO and pinned Bryan.
Your winner and still WWE World Heavyweight champion, Randy Orton!
A really good main event with some truly brutal spots and some great sequences.
They went off the air showing disgusted fans as Orton stood tall and Bryan held his shoulder hurt, furious, shaking his head.
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