Friday, July 12, 2013
Michael Cole and JBL were on commentary. The Money in the Bank briefcase was shown hanging above the ring ahead of the pay-per-view on Sunday.
Daniel Bryan defeated Christian via submission. Bryan was able to put the Yes Lock on Christian to make him tap out.
Backstage, Dolph Ziggler and Teddy Long had a conversation. Long told Ziggler he can have the night off. Dolph told Teddy he's looking at the next World Heavyweight Champion.
Seth Rollins defeated Jey Uso via pinfall. Jimmy Uso and Roman Reigns were on hand at ringside for their tag partners. Rollins was able to get the pin after hitting a knee to the back of Jey's head. Shield posed up on the announcers table to celebrate the victory.
Chris Jericho defeated Curtis Axel via count out in a non-title match. Jericho hit a Codebreaker on the ropes and Axel ended up counted out. Post-match, Axel went nuts as he tore up the announcers table. Paul Heyman tried to calm him down.
Ryback defeated The Miz via pinfall. During the match, Ryback pretended he hurt his knee, then hit a Meathook clothesline on Miz to get the win.
Teddy Long hosted a divas title match contract signing between AJ and Kaitlyn. He had Layla, Alicia Fox, Natalya, Aksana, Cameron and Naomi along with him to the ring. Big E Langston came to the ring with AJ Lee, followed by challenger Kaitlyn. Kaitlyn and AJ had some trash talk between them before signing for their match. AJ then revealed "fake texts" she said Kaitlyn sent to Natalya with Kaitlyn talking bad about Natalya. A divas brawl breaks out, with Kaitlyn slapping Big E and spearing AJ down.
Fandango defeated Wade Barrett via pinfall. Zeb Colter was on commentary, with Cesaro and Swagger out there as well. Fandango managed to get a quick rollup pinfall on Barrett for the win. Post-match, Cesaro/Swagger argued with the Rhodes Scholars at ringside.
They had a Wyatt family promo. Bray Wyatt had footage shown of when they attacked Kane on Raw for their big debut.
Alberto Del Rio vs. Sin Cara was a no contest. Dolph Ziggler showed up to the match dressed as Sin Cara and attacked Del Rio, beating him, with no match ever starting.
Vickie Guerrero came out to the arena with the fans booing her. Teddy Long came out to interrupt her from talking and had security escort her away. The fans sang the "goodbye" song to her as security escorted her through the crowd out of the building.
Backstage, Teddy Long stopped Dolph Ziggler to confront him about attacking Del Rio. Sin Cara shows up in his wrestling gear, leaving some confusion as to whether or not it was Dolph who attacked or Sin Cara.
Sheamus vs. Randy Orton ended up in a double DQ. Daniel Bryan interfered during the match and set up a ladder in the middle of the ring. Christian and Sheamus come out and also fight on the ladder. Orton RKO'd Bryan, then climbed up the ladder to grab the briefcase. Orton ends the show up on the ladder with the briefcase ahead of the PPV on Sunday.