Main Event: Torito steals the show in ten man tag
NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
Olé! Los Matadores have charged into the WWE and made a niche for themselves, all with the help of the little bull, El Torito. Tonight on WWE Main Event, Torito and the Matadores team up with the Rhodes brothers to take on familiar rivals 3MB and Rybaxel. Plus, Titus O'Neil and Darren Young continue their rivalry! All that and more on this week's edition of WWE Main Event!
We are on tape from Milwaukee, Wis. Tom Phillips and Byron Saxton have the call for this week.
Match One: Goldust, Cody Rhodes, Los Matadores, & El Torito vs. 3MB, Ryback, & Curtis Axel
Goldust starts off with Curtis Axel. Side headlock into a shoulder bump from Goldust. Arm drag connects and the signature drop-down uppercut soon follows before Cody Rhodes is brought in. Lockup sees Axel take the back and Rhodes out with a leg sweep. Arm drag connects for Rhodes, but Axel now brawling back to take control.
Ryback in and he muscles Rhodes into the corner for a series of chops. Rhodes stuffs Ryback before he can be sent into the corner and bounces the head of Ryback off the turnbuckles. Rhodes going to work in the corner. From the apron, missile dropkick converts. Kicks and punches convert for Rhodes, but a Disaster Kick is caught by Ryback. Powerbomb plants Rhodes into the mat as we break.
Drew McIntyre with a running forearm smash on Cody Rhodes as we return. Axhandle smash from the top connects and gets the first nearfall of the bout from McIntyre. Jinder Mahal in and he tags in Heath Slater to land a triple team attack for another nearfall on the worn Rhodes.
Elbows into the neck and sternum from Slater. Axel returns to the match and continues to work the mat-oriented offense to grind Rhodes down. Sleeper in and Rhodes fighting up with body shots, but he is dropped by a knee to the head. Ryback back in and a leg drop connects for a nearfall.
Cobra Clutch in for Ryback. Rhodes fighting up to his feet through body blows yet again, but he is pressed into the air for a Ryback powerslam. Nearfall broken up by Goldust and Ryback shoves him and Los Matadores down. Rhodes takes out Ryback with a Disaster Kick.
Tags made to El Torito and Heath Slater. Springboard hurricanrana on Slater is followed by a gore to the gut of Mahal. Springboard headbutt converts for Torito and the rest of 3MB enters the ring, only to be tossed outside by Los Matadores. Crossbodies to 3MB outside from Los Matadores. Tilt-a-whirl facebuster plants Slater into the mat and Rhodes takes out Axel as he attempts to take out Torito. Bodies flying everywhere and Torito left alone in the ring with Slater. Slater walking him down and the two posing down before Torito charges. Slater presses him into the air, but Torito chops him on the way down. Headscissors takeover slams the head of Slater into the mat.
Winners by pinfall: Goldust, Cody Rhodes, Los Matadores, & El Torito
Byron Saxton joins Heath Slater ringside. Saxton asks how Slater feels after being pinned by El Torito. Slater doesn't want to answer any of Saxton's questions and shoves the microphone to his chest.
Raw Rebound shows The Wyatt Family taking out John Cena.
Match Two: Natalya & Eva Marie vs. Alicia Fox & Aksana
Natalya and Alicia Fox start off. Lockup leads to a stalemate between the two, but Fox with some brawling offense off the break. Arm wrench from Fox. Natalya twisting and turning into a Northern Lights Suplex for a nearfall. Fox counters with a headscissors takeover, but Natalya soon gets a rollup for another nearfall.
Eva Marie brought in. Arm wrench takeovers flipping Fox around the ring. Fox with a knee to the stomach and hits a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker for a quick nearfall. Corner work from Fox leads to a Northern Lights Suplex with a bridging nearfall.
Sleeper in from Fox. Aksana tagged in as Fox relinquishes the hold. Knee drop misses and Natalya brought inside. Clotheslines followed up by a pair of clotheslines. Snapmare and a dropkick to the back of the neck. Discus clothesline knocks Aksana down and Sharpshooter being looked for. Fox in to break it, but Natalya ducks it and Eva Marie takes her out of the ring. Aksana kicks Natalya away, which in turn knocks Eva Marie off the apron. Spinebuster plants Natalya into the mat.
Winners by pinfall: Alicia Fox & Aksana
Raw Rebound shows the contract signing between Brock Lesnar and The Undertaker.
Bad News Barrett scaling into the air on his podium. Barrett has some bad news. Barrett details the debauchery of teen spring breakers in the US. Barrett believes that if these children are the future of the United States, they will soon be "sold off to the highest bidder" and become the "United States of China."
Raw Rebound shows the confrontation between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton and Batista.
WWE.com exclusive interview between NXT General Manager John Bradshaw Layfield and Michael Cole previews the NXT ArRival special.
Match Three: Darren Young vs. Titus O'Neil
Lockup sees Titus O'Neil muscles Darren Young into the corner. Elbow attempt from O'Neil is ducked by Young and Young goes to work with strikes. Scoop slam downs Young and a leg drop follows for O'Neil. Elbow drop misses and Young connects with a clothesline to the back of the head for a nearfall.
Young off the ropes and the sunset flip attempt is countered by O'Neil, who throws him into the corner. O'Neil charges into a back elbow and a mule kick. Young up top, but O'Neil connects with a big boot that sends Young crumpling to the mat. Young tossed into the corner with authority. Leg drop connects for a nearfall from O'Neil.
Chinlock applied and Young struggles to his feet, but he is tossed into the corner. O'Neil throwing Young around the ring like a rag doll. Corner work stomps Young down and he is leveled by a clothesline for a series of brief nearfalls.
Neck crank torqueing the upper body of Young. Headbutts breaking the hold, but O'Neil rocks Young with a knee to the body and some corner work. Splash knocks Young down and O'Neil continues the offense. Chop across the chest connects and Young put on the shoulders of O'Neil, but he flips out and connects on the sunset flip.
Winner by pinfall: Darren Young
Match Four: Sin Cara vs. Damien Sandow
Lockup and Damien Sandow immediately pushing Sin Cara into the corner. Sandow brawling Sin Cara down to the floor and ruthless with the punches and stomps. Suplex gets a brief Sandow nearfall before he applies the sleeper. Sin Cara out with body shots and he attempts a springboard crossbody, but Sandow ducks. Head laid across the apron, elbow smash from Sandow gets a nearfall.
Knees in the clinch from Sandow lead to the Russian Leg Seep. Elbow of Disdain tease is stopped by a barrage of punches from Sandow before landing the maneuver for a quick nearfall. Neck crank on Sin Cara is countered by body shots, but Sandow rips him down to the mat. Knee pad adjusted and Sandow with a knee drop for a nearfall.
Sin Cara sat up top by Sandow, but he fights back to hit a tornado DDT that nearly earns the victory. Both men slow to get up, but Sin Cara gets the headscissors takeover. Backflip kick from the top rope puts Sandow out on the mat, but he manages to get the shoulder up. Sin Cara off the ropes with the springboard back elbow for a nearfall.
Sin Cara looking for the finish, but Sandow connects with a rear mat slam that puts Sin Cara on his back for a nearfall. Out of the corner, Sin Cara rolls Sandow up and lifts him into a powerbomb. The rare feat of strength almost gets the pinfall and Sin Cara heads up top. Sandow hits the top rope and gets a pinfall out of the fall. Sandow grounding Sin Cara, who moves to the apron and hits an enzuigiri. Senton from the top connects.
Winner by pinfall: Sin Cara
Sin Cara celebrating on the top rope as Damien Sandow is down and out on the floor closes the show.
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