My Fantasy WWE: 16/09/2013 Monday Night Raw
Welcome to another edition of My Fantasy Raw. I'm still playing catch up so the notes may be briefer than usual.
- In Ring Segment: General Manager John 'Bradshaw' Layfield and #1 contender Wade Barrett make their way to the ring. JBL says he handed a chair to Barrett to hit Daniel Bryan with it last week because of the disrespect Bryan has shown him. It was revenge. WWE Champion Daniel Bryan comes out. He calls JBL and Barrett cowards. JBL says Bryan never learns. Tonight, he will run the guantlet.
- Natalya defeated Nikki Bella and Brie Bella in a Triple Threat match to become the #1 contender to the Divas Championship at Unforgiven (Time of contest - 07:34) Natalya makes Nikki tap out to the Sharpshooter.
- After the match, Divas Champion AJ Lee stands at the top of the ramp. She says she is far more superior than any diva in the WWE.
- Backstage Interview: Zeb Colter (with Damien Sandow & Jack Swagger) tells Scott Stanford it's only a matter of time until The Intellectual Americans are the World Tag Team Champions.
- The Miz defeated Santino Marella (Time of contest - 05:08) The Miz ducks a Cobra attempt and nails Marella with the Skull Crushing Finale for the win.
- After the match, The Miz cuts a promo insulting Rob Van Dam and Rey Mysterio.
- Backstage Segment: JBL asks Paul Heyman if they are up for it. Heyman says they will destroy Daniel Bryan. Who are they? We assume it's Paul Heyman's guys.
- Titus O'Neil (with Darren Young & Teddy Long) defeated Damien Sandow (with Jack Swagger & Zeb Colter) (Time of contest - 08:38) Titus O'Neil pulls off the huge victory with the Clash of the Titus.
- Backstage Interview: CM Punk says Sheamus made a mistake last week when he kicked him in the head. Tonight, he will pay for it.
- Backstage Segment: Paul Heyman tells Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel and Roman Reigns they are two superstars fighting Daniel Bryan in the gauntlet tonight.
- CM Punk vs Sheamus ends in a No Contest (Time of Contest - 09:24) The match ends when Roman Reigns and Curtis Axel attack both men. Axel takes Sheamus down with the Perfect-Plex and Reigns hits Punk with a Spear.
- After the attack, Paul Heyman says that is what's going to happen to Daniel Bryan tonight.
- Backstage Interview: Drew McIntyre and Zack Ryder cut a promo on their World Tag Team Championship match at Unforgiven.
- WWE Champion Daniel Bryan defeated Roman Reigns (with Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel & Paul Heyman) in a non title match (Time of contest - 09:17) Daniel Bryan pins Reigns after hitting the running high knee.
- After the match, Curtis Axel immediately enters the ring. He's the next opponent.
- WWE Champion Daniel Bryan defeated Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel (with Roman Reigns & Paul Heyman) in a non title match (Time of contest - 10:26) The WWE Champion makes the IC Champion submit with the Yes Lock.
- After the match, Daniel Bryan's next opponent makes his way to the ring. It's Ryback.
- WWE Champion Daniel Bryan vs Ryback never starts (Time of contest - 0:00) The match never starts as Ryback refuses to face a beaten Daniel Bryan, despite the WWE Champion insisting the match goes ahead. Curtis Axel and Roman Reigns attack Daniel Bryan and Ryback. Fandango runs to the ring and makes the save, taking Axel and Reigns out of the ring.
- The show ends with the WWE Champion Daniel Bryan and World Tag Team Champions Ryback and Fandango celebrating in the ring.
Here are the match results:
1. Natalya defeated Nikki Bella and Brie Bella in a Triple Threat match to become the #1 contender to the Divas Championship
2. The Miz defeated Santino Marella
3. Titus O'Neil defeated Damien Sandow
4. CM Punk vs Sheamus ended in a No Contest
5. WWE Champion Daniel Bryan defeated Roman Reigns in a non title match
6. WWE Champion Daniel Bryan defeated Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel in a non title match
7. WWE Champion Daniel Bryan vs Ryback never started
Here is the current Unforgiven card:
1. Daniel Bryan (c) vs Wade Barrett in a TLC match for the WWE Championship
2. Ryback & Fandango (c) vs The Money Makers for the World Tag Team Championship
3. CM Punk vs Roman Reigns
4. AJ Lee (c) vs Natalya for the Divas Championship