Chris Jericho (with Kevin Owens) versus Roman Reigns for the United States Title
After the match: Owens attacks Reigns. Jericho punches Reigns as well. The crowd chants for Seth Rollins as Owens picks up Reigns and sets for the pop up power bomb but instead it is an Alley Oop Codebreaker.
Seth Rollins’ music plays and he runs to the ring and he punches Owens on the floor and hits Slingblade on Jericho. Rolins with a few suicide dives onto Owens. Rollins with the springboard knee to the temple on Jericho. Rollins with a super kick to Jericho’s midsection and then he tries for the Pedigree but Owens pulls Jericho out of the ring. Roman Reigns gets up and he sees Seth in the ring and Roman is confused.
Hell In A Cell Match: Kevin Owens vs Seth Rollins for the WWE Universal Championship
Owens goes right out to the floor looking for weapons, but Rollins follows him out and launches the attack, rams Owens into the cage, and dishes out a series of chops before sending him back into the cage. They go back inside and Rollins hits a slingblade! Nice! That only gets 2, so Rollins keeps the pressure up, hitting a snapmare and a running kick to the chest. Rollins yells at Owens that he’s the man around here, and he puts the boots to Owens in the corner, then hits a Blockbuster for 2. Rollins goes to the floor and gets a table from under the ring, sets it up on the floor, then rushes into the ring to go back after Owens, who quickly whips Rollins bad back-first into the corner and hits a series of sentons to the back for 2. Owens chokes Rollins with his boot and asks him who the man is now, then takes Rollins out to the floor and rams him face first into the cage before tearing the tape off of Rollins’ back. What a jerk! Rollins gets whipped back into the cage yet again, then into the ringpost. That back is taking quite a beating as Owens climbs the cage and yells at the fans at ringside. Owens dumps Rollins back into the ring and covers for 1, then drops another eblwo and covers for 2. Rollins fires back with some chops, but Owens hits a knee to the ribs and absolutely FIRES Rollins out through the ropes with so much velocity that he crashes headfirst into the cage before plummeting to the floor. Owens hits a series of corner clotheslines and a cannonball, and things are looking pretty bleak for one Seth Rollins. They’re on the floor now and Seth is slumped against the wall of the Cell, and Owens ups the ante by barreling into him with another cannonball. Owens sends Rollins back into the ring and sets for the pop-up powerbomb, Rollins slips out and goes for a Pedigree, Owens slips out, they trade superkicks, Rollins hits a Pelle kick, and Owens turns him inside out with a clothesline, and both men are down. What a fight! Owens sets up another table at ringside on a diagonal against the Cell on top of the first table (kind of hard to describe, as these things tend to be), and he asks Seth if he’s ready to go for a little ride, and Seth obviously is because he gives Owens on via a falcon arrow suplex onto the ring apron.
Seth Rollins comes out and he is holding something behind his back. Chris tells Seth he has the list and Seth denies it. Seth transfers the list to his other hand but in sight of Chris. Seth finally realizes that he does in fact have the list. Stephanie tells Seth to bring that list to her right now. Seth says he was reading the list and it has a lot of names on it. Seth says towards the bottom there is a name that he thought Stephanie would be interested in. It says for putting his best friend in Hell in a Cell, Stephanie McMahon . . . stupid idiot. Kevin says that Seth knows that he is not going to survive on Sunday and he will give Chris back his stupid list. Seth tells Kevin about the last name on the list, his former best friend Kevin Owens. Chris says that Kevin would never be on the list. The list is for stupid idiots like Mick Foley, Seth Rollins, and the crowd. He says he wants this list and he wants it now. Seth asks Chris if he wants his list. Seth says he will give Chris back the list because he likes the list and he is a nice guy. He says he should add to the list to the man who was handed the WWE Universal Title, Kevin Owens. It will be a list of body parts that will never be the same after he enters Hell in a Cell on Sunday. You don’t know what Hell in a Cell is capable of. Seth says he has thrived in Hell in a Cell and he has won in Hell in a Cell. Seth says Kevin’s back is on the list. There is only one man who deserves to be called THE MAN, and it is Seth Rollins. Next will be Kevin’s mouth because he will kick his teeth down so far that he will have trouble puckering up to kiss Hunter and Stephanie’s ass. The last item is Kevin’s ego. When he pedigrees Kevin through the mat, he will send a message to Stephanie and Triple H that he will do anything to burn things down to the ground.
Seth tells Chris if he wants his list to come and get it. Seth leaves.
Backstage: Seth Rollins is walking and Stephanie stops him and she tells Seth that Chris is looking for the list. Seth asks if Stephanie wants to see if her name is on the list. Stephanie says she does not care. She tells Seth that a Triple Threat Match has been promised for tonight. Seth says that Stephanie wants this match so it turns into a handicap match. He says Stephanie is afraid of Seth becoming the Universal Champion. Seth says he does not have the list anymore and that it is in the locker room.
Seth Rollins versus Kevin Owens versus Chris Jericho in a Non Title Match
They jockey for position and Owens goes to the floor to watch and Jericho goes to the floor as well. They talk strategy and Jericho and Owens go after Rollins and Rollins goes to the floor and he wants Jericho and Owens to wrestle. They go to the floor and Rollins gets back into the ring. Rollins kicks Owens on the floor and then he kicks Jericho a few times and gets a near fall. Rollins with a chop. Jericho with an Irish whip but Rollins with a boot and blockbuster. Rollins sends Owens to the floor. Rollins with an enzuigiri on the apron and then he sends Rollins into the ringside barrier. Rollins Irish whips Owens into the ringside barrier a few times. Rollins drop kicks Owens against the ringside barrier and he punches Owens. Jericho attacks Rollins from behind and he sends Rollins into the crowd. Rollins with a cross body onto Owens and Jericho. Rollins sends Jericho into the crowd and Owens clotheslines Rollins in the corner when Seth returns to the ring. Owens with another running clothesline into the corner. Owens with a third running clothesline into the corner and then he goes for the cannonball but Rollins moves.
Seth Rollins comes out and he asks Kevin if he is going to retire him. He tells Chris if he is going to put something on that list, why not put that terrible scarf on there. You can add the rinky dink tattoos, the mustache, and the sparkle crotch gear. Chris says he is not ‘sparkle crotch’. He tells Seth for what he said . . .Seth says that he is probably on the list. Chris says he is not . . . but Seth says you should put your friendship with Kevin Owens on the list because what friend stands around and watches you get pedigreed two weeks in a row. Kevin says that is why Seth has no friends. You are not a good person. They are good friends because they have talked about what has gone on and one of them has to stay strong for the team. Seth points out that Kevin stays strong and Chris is weak. Chris points out he is a six time world champion. He says he is the best in the world at what he does. He has G.O.A.T. on the back of his trunks for a reason. Chris says he can beat Rollins any time, any place, anywhere.
Seth says Denver is as good a place as any. Why not get to fighting now. Seth wants to know what will Kevin do. Will he be sent to the back so you can prove you can beat him. Do you let him stay out and be the world’s ugliest cheerleader and watch Chris get pedigreed for the third week in a row. Chris tells Kevin he is leaving, but Kevin wants to stay because of what has happened recently. Kevin wants to know if Chris is sure. Chris says Kevin says it is better for the team for one to take the bullet. Chris says he knows all of the tricks. They are still best friends. It does not change the fact that Kevin has his back. Chris needs to show Seth, the stupid idiots in the building, and the people at home who he is. Kevin says that Chris can do it and he will be there in spirit.
Seth Rollins versus Chris Jericho
Jericho with a kick and punches. Jericho hits a belly-to-back suplex and then he kicks Rollins in the back. Jericho with a chop and forearms. Jericho with an Irish whip but Rollins with a clothesline out of the corner followed by a chop and kick. Rollins with a drop kick and Jericho goes to the apron. Rollins with a running boot to the head after he goes to the floor. Jericho goes for butterfly back breaker and he hits it and gets a near fall. Jericho catapults Rollins’ throat into the middle rope and Rollins goes to the floor. Jericho goes to the floor and he sends Rollins into the ringside barrier. Jericho with a hot shot and they return to the ring.
Backstage: Seth Rollins stares at something in the back and he is asked by Charly about what just happened. Seth says Stephanie loves to pull the strings, but if her Plan A is to turn things into an episode of Table of 3, she will crush those plans. It will be him and Kevin Owens inside Hell in a Cell. Plans B through Z will be obsolete. Seth says he was the best piece that Stephanie had, but she cannot control him any more. What does Kevin Owens think about Stephanie’s decision. Will Chris be his best friend, or will he do what it takes to become the Universal Champion. He is no longer just a piece in the game, he is the man who will destroy that machine piece by piece.
Chris Jericho versus Seth Rollins
Jericho throws his scarf at Rollins and Rollins kicks Jericho. The referee pulls Rollins out of the corner. Rollins rubs Jericho’s scarf on his rear end and he throws it at Jericho. Rollins with punches but Jericho wtih a rake of the eyes. They exchange chops and then Rollins with a kick and he gets a near fall. Jericho tries to hide behind the referee but Rollins stops him and Rollins punches Jericho. Rollins with a boot as Jericho charges into the corner and Rollins with a Blockbuster for a near fall. Jericho goes to the floor to regroup. Rollins with a baseball slide to knock Jericho down on the floor. Rollins sends Jericho into the ringside barrier. Rollins Irish whips Jericho into the ringside barrier and then he goes into the ring to break up the count. Rollins with a double sledge off the apron. Rollins sends Jericho into the ring steps. Rollins sends Jericho back into the ring and Kevin Owens’ music plays and he makes his way to the ring.
Jericho kicks Rollins and Jericho drops Rollins on the top rope and we go to commercial with Rollins holding his ribs in pain. We are back and Jericho kicks Rollins. Rollins with a kick and chop to Jericho followed by punches. Jericho with knees to the ribs. Jericho puts Rollins on the turnbuckles and connects with forearms to the kidneys. Jericho with a boot to the ribs that knocks Rollins off the ropes. Jericho slaps Rollins a few times. Rollins slaps back and he chops and slaps Jericho. Jericho with an abdominal stretch. Rollins gets out of the hold and sends Jericho to the mat. Jericho is sent into the turnbuckles with a flatliner. Jericho and Rollins with forearms. Jericho with a kick and Rollins with a clothesline and enzuigiri. Rollins with two forearms into the corner and then hits Slingblade when he ducks a Jericho clothesline. Rollins gets a near fall. Rollins with an elbow and Jericho with a knee to the midsection. Jericho gets Rollins on his shoulders but Rollins escapes and hits a back breaker for a near fall. Rollins goes to the apron and he avoids a shoulder from Jericho and kicks Rollins. Rollins goes up top and Jericho crotches Rollins. Jericho goes for a superplex but Rollins blocks it and he sends Jericho to the mat.