WWE Main Event – April 8, 2014
Main Event kicks off with the entrance of The Shield. They’ll face the Wyatt Family to open the show. The Wyatt’s are here and they head to the ring.
The Shield vs. The Wyatt Family
Ambrose starts the match with Rowan. Ambrose slaps the mask off of Rowan. Rowan shoves him, but Ambrose hits a back elbow from the second rope. He tags in Rollins and they hit a double suplex. Rowan fights off Rollins and controls him in the corner. He charges Rollins in the other corner and runs into a boot. Rollins punches and chops Rowan. Rollins jumps on top of Rowan and locks in a hold. Rollins breaks the hold and all members of both teams hit the ring and face-off. We head to break.
Back from break, where Bray Wyatt and Rollins are in the ring. Wyatt takes control of Rollins. Wyatt drags Rollins into his corner and tags in Rowan. Harper hits Rollins from the ring apron with a knee. Rowan hits a backdrop on Rollins. Rowan tags in Harper. Harper whips Rollins to the corner and hits a splash. Rollins throws Harper into the second turnbuckle. He tags Reigns. Reigns cleans house and eventually hits a huge clothesline on Harper. He tags in Ambrose and they hit a double team. Ambrose is hit with a superkick. Bray is tagged in. He hits a big splash on Ambrose in the corner. He slaps Ambrose. Rowan is tagged in and he hits a scoop slam on Ambrose. Rowan goes to a hold on a grounded Ambrose. Ambrose fights back, but runs into a sidewalk slam. Harper tags in. Harper hits Ambrose with a European Uppercut. Rowan is tagged back in. Rowan grounds Ambrose with a huge punch. Rowan grabs the face of Ambrose and squeezes. Ambrose fights out of it, but Rowan throws him over the rope. Ambrose holds on and attempts to skin the cat, but Rowan kicks him out of the ring. We head to break.
Back from break, where Bray tosses Ambrose into the ring. Harper comes in and goes for a cover. He gets two. Rowan executes a gator roll and then goes to a hold on the ground. Ambrose counters with a jaw breaker. Harper grounds Ambrose. Bray tags back in. Bray chokes Ambrose on the middle rope and then kicks him. Rowan tags in and drops a knee on Ambrose. Rowan locks in a bear hug on Dean. Rowan picks Ambrose up for a slam, but Ambrose locks in a sleeper on his back. Rowan drop Ambrose to his back and tags in Harper. Harper goes to work on Ambrose with uppercuts. Ambrose hits a clothesline and goes for a tag, but Bray tags in and cuts him off. Bray charges Ambrose in the corner and runs into a boot. With Ambrose on the top turnbuckle, Bray follows him up. Ambrose blocks the superplex attempt and headbutts him to the mat. Ambrose is caught off the rope and slammed by Bray. Reigns breaks up the pin and the ring is littered with wrestlers. Harper eventually hits a suicide dive on Reigns. Bray goes for Sister Abigail, but Ambrose counters with a roll-up for two. Rollins comes in. He dumps Rowan and Harper to the outsides and hits dives on both of them. Rollins throws Rowan into the ring and hits a forearm on him in the corner. From the apron, he kicks Bray to the ground. He hits sliced bread #2 on Rowan. His pin is broken up. Bray gets Ambrose out of the ring. Reigns hits the Superman punch on Bray. Rowan dumps Reigns out of the ring. Rollins hits Rowan and Harper with huge kicks. Reigns dropkicks Rowan. Ambrose is tagged in and Rollins hits the flying knee on Rowan. Ambrose follows it with Dirty Deeds for the three-count.
Winners: The Shield
After the match, Renee Young interviews The Shield in the ring. Rollins says that it feels good to beat the Wyatt and that no one can stop a Shield united. Renee asks about how they helped Daniel Bryan. Rollins explains that they are not anonymous or expendable, like the Authority said they were. Reigns plays to the crowd and even gets a Roman Reigns chant. Reigns introduces himself to Triple H and says that he’s standing ring here. Young asks if there’s any fear of retribution from the Authority. Rollins says that they are prepared for war. Rollins says that Triple H fired the first shot and that they will fire the last.
Tonight, we’ll see Dolph Ziggler take on Jack Swagger. We head to break.
Back from break. The announces hype the Undertaker’s first Wrestlemania loss. We see a video package illustrating Wrestlemania over the years, as well as general WWE stuff. Jack Swagger’s music hits and he heads to the ring with Zeb Colter. His match is next. We head to break.
Back from break where Zeb talks about how Cesaro showed his true colors by joining Paul Heyman. Zeb tells Heyman that he’s a thief and that Cesaro is a liar. Ziggler’s music hits and he heads to the ring.
Jack Swagger vs. Dolph Ziggler
The match begins with a dropkick from Ziggler. Ziggler misses in the corner and Swagger hits the Swagger Bomb. He gets a two count. Swagger keeps control of Ziggler and gets a two-count after a clothesline. Swagger locks in a hold on Ziggler. Dolph fights back with an elbow and then throws Swagger out of the ring. Swagger gets back in the ring and is hit with a flurry of punches on the ground and in the corner. Swagger eventually misses a Swagger Bomb and Ziggler rolls him up for two. Swagger grabs the Patriot Lock, but Ziggler counters and hits the Famouser for a two-count. Ziggler can’t hit the Zig Zag and is hit with a huge boot from Swagger. He gets a two-count. Ziggler counters the gut wrench suplex and hits a ddt on Swagger. He gets a two-count. Swagger eventually locks in the Patriot Lock after throwing Ziggler up into the air and catching his ankle. Ziggler taps out.
Winner: Jack Swagger
We see a recap from Raw of Alexander Rusev’s debut last night. He’s set for action, next. We head to break.
Back from break, where Sin Cara makes his entrance. Lana comes out to introduce Rusev and accompany him to the ring.
Sin Cara vs. Alexander Rusev
The match starts with Sin Cara hitting a kick from the apron. Quickly, Ruzev catches Sin Cara with a huge kick. Lana yells for Rusev to smash. He hits a huge slam on Sin Cara and follows up with the Accolade. Sin Cara taps out.
Winner: Alexander Rusev
We find out that Daniel Bryan and The Usos will take on Randy Orton, Batista, and Kane this Friday on SmackDown. Main Event goes off the air.