WWE RAW REPORT: WHAT COULD GO WRONG AT A CONTRACT SIGNING; BEAT THE CLOCK CHALLENGE; AN UPSET FOR THE AGES; LESNAR AND CENA IN VIDEO FORM; AND MORE By Richard Trionfo on 2014-08-04 23:03:09
Last week, Roman Reigns was supposed to face Kane, but Randy Orton interrupted Reigns and Kane, but it mainly made the former Shield member irate.
We are in Austin, Texas and your announcers are Michael ‘What’ Cole, John ‘What’ Layfield, and Jerry ‘What’ Lawler.
At SummerSlam, you will see Bray Wyatt face Chris Jericho. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. Mr. Money in the Bank Seth Rollins will face the Unstable Dean Ambrose. You can see it on the WWE Network for just $9.99. Hunter says that Seth came to him with an idea. Tonight, there will be a Beat the Clock Challenge. Each man will try to beat their opponent and the one who does it in the shortest amount of time will get to announce the stipulation at SummerSlam. Dean Ambrose will face Alberto Del Rio. Seth will not have an easy opponent. Seth will face Rob Van Dam.
Match Number Three: Dean Ambrose versus Alberto Del Rio
They lock up and Del Rio backs Ambrose into the corner and Del Rio with a kick to the ribs followed by a snap mare and drop kick to the back of the head for a near fall. Ambrose punches Del Rio on the turnbuckles and then he snap mares Del Rio and gets a near fall. Ambrose with another near fall. Ambrose with a chop and he sends Del Rio into the turnbuckles. Del Rio with an Irish whip followed by an enzuigiri for a near fall. Del Rio punches Ambrose and hits a DDT.
Del Rio kicks Ambrose in the corner and chokes him. Ambrose with a double leg take down and punches. Del Rio goes to the floor but Ambrose follows. They go in and out of the ring. Del Rio Irish whips Ambrose into the ringside barrier. Del Rio sends Ambrose back into the ring and Del Rio goes up top for a forearm to the head and he gets a near fall.
Del Rio with a reverse chin lock. Del Rio punches Ambrose and Ambrose with an inside cradle for a near fall. Del Rio with a clothesline. Del Rio chokes Ambrose in the ropes. Del Rio wrings the arm in the corner and stretches the arm on the middle rope.
Del Rio pulls Ambrose to the floor and Ambrose Irish whips Del Rio into the ringside barrier. Ambrose with a suplex to Del Rio on the floor. Ambrose rolls Del Rio back into the ring and he gets a near fall. Ambrose goes into the ring post when Del Rio moves. Del Rio with a cross arm breaker while in the ropes and Del Rio releases the hold at four. Del Rio comes off the turnbuckles but Ambrose with a punch to the midsection. Ambrose with punches and then he connects with a shoulder tackle. Ambrose with a cross body and punches.
Ambrose with punches in the corner and he runs his forearm across the bridge of the nose. Ambrose with an elbow but Del Rio avoids a tornado DDT and he sends Ambrose to the mat. Del Rio with a super kick and Ambrose rolls to the floor as we go to commercial.
We are back and Del Rio with a key lock on Ambrose. Ambrose gets to his feet and he punches Del Rio. Del Rio with a DDT and then he goes to the floor and he puts Ambrose’s head against the ring post and Del Rio misses a boot to the head and Ambrose with a suicide dive and Del Rio goes into the front row.
Ambrose sends Del Rio back into the ring and Dean goes up top and hits a missile drop kick. Ambrose with shoulders in the corner followed by punches. Del Rio with an Irish whip but he misses a step up enzuigiri. Ambrose with a tornado DDT and he gets a near fall. Ambrose tries to get some feeling back into his shoulder by slamming it into the mat before he sets for the Dean Driver. Del Rio sends Ambrose into the corner and Del Rio with a kick to the shoulder.
Del Rio puts Ambrose on the turnbuckles and he sets for an inverted superplex and he hits it but Ambrose kicks out at two. Ambrose counters the float over into the cross arm breaker with a rollup for a near fall. Ambrose with a rebound lariat for a near fall. Del Rio with an arm breaker and then he applies the cross arm breaker in the ropes and releases the hold at four. Del Rio slaps Ambrose and he tries for the float over but Dean hits the Dean Driver for the three count.
Winner: Dean Ambrose (Time to beat 15:42)
The announcers wonder if Rollins can beat the clock, but remember that there is a contract signing tonight. We go to last week’s Raw to remember why this match is happening at SummerSlam.