Roman Reigns Interrupts Triple H
WWE COO Triple H started the evening by reviewing everything that happened in the past wild week. He issued a challenge to the vigilante Sting to settle their differences at WWE Fastlane. The COO then turned his attention to the Royal Rumble match’s controversial finish, teasing the audience with an announcement waiting “shake the WWE Universe to its core.” Despite Roman Reigns’ arrival and assurance that he won the Royal Rumble, Reigns was introduced to his next opponent, Big Show.
Roman Reigns def. Big Show
Roman Reigns continued his powerful run by delivering a devastating Spear on the World’s Largest Athlete.
Ryback Answers Seth Rollins Challenge
Seth Rollins came close to defeating Brock Lesnar at Royal Rumble for the WWE World Heavyweight Title and didn’t let the crowd forget it. He issued an open challenge that was answered by Ryback, but the match was apprehended when J&J security pounced on him. Erick Rowan and Dolph Ziggler arrived to send “Mr. Money in the Bank” and his security team on their way.
Tyson Kidd def. Jey Uso
Tyson Kidd and WWE Tag Team Champion Jey Uso threw down, but Cesaro jumped onto the ring apron and distracted Nattie’s husband to take control of the match and leave victorious over the high-flying Samoan Superstar.
John Cena Confronts Rusev
John Cena and Rusev had a heated exchange after Royal Rumble and followed up with this in-ring encounter. Things seemed heated enough to spark a fight, but the US champion retreated. See the action take place at Fastlane.
The Bella Twins interrupted Renee Young’s interview with Paige Backstage. Upset that Nikki has to defend her Divas Championship at Fastlane, the Bellas attacked the “Total Divas” co-star.
The Ascension def. Gold & Stardust
The Ascension are coming off an impressive victory over the New Age Outlaws at Royal Rumble. Konnor and Viktor dominated Stardust via Fall of Man.
Bray Wyatt Makes Freaky Foreshadow
Wyatt had a successful performance at Royal Rumble. Wyatt had this strange message to give to WWE fans at Smackdown.
Daniel Bryan def. Kane in Casket Match
Daniel Bryan and Kane’s feud blew up in this casket match. The two former tag team partners are now heated enemies, laying it all on the line last night. The running knee from the “Yes” man put the cap on Kane and allowed him to close the casket for the smackdown win.