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A limo pulls up backstage. Baron Corbin opens the limo door and Stephanie McMahon comes out. Baron wishes her a happy birthday and sings Happy Birthday. Triple H comes out of the limo too and says he'll be in his office. Stephanie says she is disappointed about how Corbin can't control the Shield. Corbin says he's trying to get control of them. Stephanie says he better get control of them and do it by teaming up in a 6 man tag against The Shield tonight. Stephanie says if he can't do it, maybe Kurt Angle will be done with his vacation sooner.
The Shield make their way through the crowd and enter the ring. Ambrose says they are the workhorses of the WWE. Ambrose says they may have lost battles but they are still standing. Roman starts to talk but people boo. Roman says they can go down the list of accomplishments but all people have to do is see the championships around their waists. Roman says the men that deserves the titles are them. Seth says they will take care of Strowman, Ziggler and McIntyre at Super Showdown. Seth calls out Corbin to find out who Corbin's partners are. Corbin comes out and reminds them that Stephanie is here and it's her birthday. He says he's putting his foot down and his partners will throw them around. Corbin calls them selfish individuals. Corbin introduces his partners. Braun Strowman's music hits. Braun, Ziggler and McIntyre come out. The fans chant "Get These Hands". Braun says Roman better shine that title nice for him. Braun says he sees The Shield's cracks begin to form and they will fall apart. Braun and Dolph try to convince Ambrose that The Shield needs Dean. Dolph reminds Dean he was once WWE champion now it's only Seth and Roman who have the gold. Drew says Dean pushed him to his limit last week and believes Dean is underrated. Dolph says Dean got nothing in return for helping Seth win the IC title at Summerslam. Dolph asks Seth if he even text Dean while Dean was out with an injury. Dolph continues to try to have Dean turn on them but then Roman tells them to shut up and if they want to fight, they should come down to the ring and fight. Braun, Dolph and Drew walk down but Corbin stops them. Corbin says this is not happening right now. Corbin says him and his partners will deal with The Shield tonight.
Finn Balor w/ Bayley vs. Jinder Mahal w/ Alicia Fox
Both men lock up. Jinder backs Finn in the corner and takes shots at Finn to the gut. Jinder picks Finn up and slams him for a scoop slam. Jinder is in control and gets him in a head lock. Jinder takes him down with a side head lock. Finn gets out but gets knocked down with a tackle. Jinder has a head lock on Finn. Finn gets out, bounces Jinder off the ropes and drop kicks him. Jinder gets sent out of the ring. Finn dives over the top and lands on Jinder. Back from commercial, Finn gets out of a bear hug but gets kneed in the gut by Jinder. Jinder continues the beat down on Finn's mid section. Jinder has an abdominal stretch on Finn. Finn gets out, rolls through and drop kicks Jinder. Finn lands a double boot to Jinder. Finn comes back knocks Jinder down over and over. Finn chops him in the corner but Jinder boots him in the corner. Finn recovers and nails Sling Blade. Finn goes for a drop kick but Singh distracts him. Jinder rolls up Finn but Finn kicks out at 2. Bayley trips Jinder. Alicia goes to confront Bayley and Bayley knocks her down. Singh confronts her but Bayley plants him with a Bayley to Belly on the outside. Finn rolls up Jinder for the 1.. 2.. 3.
Winner: Finn Balor.
Jinder shoves Singh to the ground and yells at him. Jinder brings him in the ring and smacks him around. Jinder picks him up but then starts his mantra with Alicia and tells Singh to do it too.
Natalya and The Bella Twins make their way to the ring for their match.
Natalya and The Bella Twins vs. The Riott Squad
Liv and Nikki start off. Both women lock up and Liv goes right after Nikki. Nikkigets Liv into a back breaker. Nikki tags Brie and Brie has the upper hand. Brie lands the Yes kicks to Liv's chest. Brie is pushed into the opposite corner and Ruby dominates as she is tagged in. Ruby stomps her in the corner and gets her in a head lock. Brie gets out, elbows Ruby in the corner and lands a drop kick off the middle rope. Brie lands a knee on Ruby. Brie goes for the suplex but Logan tries to help Liv. All women lock up for a suplex and The Bellas and Natalya suplex The Riott Squad. Brie gets Ruby back in the ring and gets on the apron but Ruby knocks her off. Back from commercial, Logan dominates Brie. Brie gets out of a arm lock. Logan prevents Brie from making a tag. Logan catapults Brie into Ruby and Ruby lands a right hand at her. Ruby dominates until Brie takes Ruby down face first after Ruby knocks Nikki off the apron. Natalya takes a shot at Logan after Logan tries to knock her down. Natalya gets tagged in, dominates Logan with a German suplex. Natalya goes for a cover but Ruby breaks it up. Ruby blind tags but Natalya gets Logan in the sharp shooter. Ruby breaks it up and lands the Riot Kick to Natalya for the win.
Winners: The Riott Squad.
Superstars come out to the stage to promote Connor's Cure.
Stephanie and Triple H promote Connor's Cure and talks about the families it has save. Triple H talks about the brave kids that have fought through pediatric cancer. Stephanie announces that they have a new tag team partner for the fight against the disease. They show a promo for Hyundai teaming up with them for Connor's Cure. Stephanie introduces the Youth Ambassadors for Hope On Wheels. She introduces Carter and Elizabeth. Triple H says they are champions and introduces championship titles to Carter and Elizabeth. Zafar Brooks who is the head of Hope On Wheels and say they are so honored to have WWE as their partner in the fight. Brooks gives Stephanie and Triple H a check for $200,000 to help the fight.
Dean Ambrose is backstage as Dolph confronts him. Dean is about to hit him until Dolph asks him where was The Shield when he almost died with a Staph Infection. Dolph says he's been there with Dean on Smackdown and he deserves better.
Chad Gable vs. Konnor
Konnor kicks Chad and beats him down. Konnor whips Gable chest first into the buckle. Konnor has a head lock applied. Gable tries to get out but Konnr puts him in the corner. He is about to nail a right hand until Gable has an arm bar on konnor on the ropes. Gable dodges Konnor and lands a german suplex. Gable moves around Konnor and has the upper hand until Konnor collides into him. Konnor picks Gable on his shoulder and slams him chest first on the mat for the win.
Charly catches Stephanie and Triple H as they are about to leave. Charley asks Triple H about Undertaker's comments about Triple H being in a suit. Triple H says if Undertaker is worried about a suit he has already lost. Triple H says Undertaker won't take his soul because his soul has been gone long ago.
Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre make their way to the ring for their tag title defense.
Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre vs. The Revival - WWE Raw Tag Team Championship
Dolph and Dawson start off. Dolph pushes him and Dawson chops him. Dawson grabs Dolph's arm and tags Wilder. Wilder tries to maintain the pace but Dolph brings him to his corner tagging Drew. Drew chops Wilder over and over. Dolph gets tagged back in but Wilder starts working on Dolph's arm. Wilder and Dawson stomp on his arm. Dawson lands a vertical suplex on Dolph's arm. Wilder continues the domination. Ziggler fights off Wilder with an elbow and goes for a DDT but Wilder sends Dolph face first to the mat. Wilder has the RIngs Of Saturn on Dolph. Dolph fights out and both men get sent over the top rope. Wilder charges at Dolph but Dolph moves and hits the steel stairs. Drew gets tagged in and Drew stomps on Wilder. Drew lands a big suplex on Wilder. Drew covers but Wilder kicks out. Dolph prevents Wilder from making a tag but he makes it. Dawson dominates Dolph and knocks Drew off the apron. Dawson lands a butterfly powerbomb on Dolph, covers but gets a 2. Dawson puts Dolph on the top rope and lands a suplex off the top. Wilder lands a splas off the top, covers but Drew breaks up the count. Wilder takes out Drew outside. Dolph and Wilder go back and forth. Wilder tags Dawson and lands a clothesline off the top as Wilder has Dolph on his shoulders. Dawson covers but Dolph kicks out. Dolph counters Shattered Machine and tags Drew. Drew dominates but Dawson kicks Wilder as Drew hangs on to him and Wilder covers but Drew kicks out. Wilder fights Drew but Drew and Dolph land the Claymore Zig Zag combo for the win.
Winners: And Still WWE Raw Tag Team Champions Drew McIntyre and Dolph Ziggler.
Elias is introduced by JoJo. Elias is in the ring and does his introduction. Elias says he is a breath of life in a lifeless world. He says Denver does not deserve a performance tonight. Elias says he would instead like to have a conversation with his biggest fan, Kevin Owens. Kevin Owens makes his way to the ring. Kevin thanks Elias for the introduction. Kevin says he can't wait to team up with Elias at Super Showdown against Bobby Lashley and John Cena. Kevin talks about Lio Rush trash talking about him last week. Kevin introduces Lio to the show. Lio comes out and says he's glad to be here on the show. Kevin asks him to come to the ring. Lio says he may be young but not naive and he's comfortable on the stage. Elias says they got a seat for him and puts a booster seat on the chair for him. Lio laughs at it and says instead of coming down there he's gonna introduce his man Bobby Lashley who is gonna face Elias right now. Bobby Lashley comes out and makes his way to the ring.
Bobby Lashley vs. Elias
Bobby and Elias lock up and Bobby pushes Elias to the corner. Bobby and Elias chain wrestle and Bobby goes from behind and plants Elias face first to the mat. Bobby brings Elias to the corner and beats him down. Bobby goes for the punches in the corner but Elias trips Bobby and lands head first on the turnbuckle. Elias has a head lock but Bobby gets out and knocks Elias down. Bobby bounces off the ropes and lands a cross body. Bobby lands the punches in the corner and hits a side walk slam. Bobby covers but Elias kicks out. Elias boots Bobby in the corner and goes for a cross body but Bobby catches him. Elias gets out and chop blocks Bobby's knee. Elias has the upper hand and stomps Bobby over and over. Elias swings Bobby's leg into the steel post. Elias continues the dominate and works the knee. Bobby fights out but Elias continues the attack. Bobby fights back with shots to the gut and an elbow to the side of the face. Bobby clotheslines Elias over the top. Bobby slams Elias face first on the barricade and sends Elias back in the ring. Bobby gets on the apron but Elias knocks Bobby off. Back from commercial, Elias has a half Boston crab on Bobby. Elias kicks Bobby in the leg. Bobby sends Elias through the middle rope. Elias gets back in but runs into a flat liner. Both men trade lefts and rights. Bobby lands right hands and lands a big blow to the back. Bobby picks up Elias for a one armed suplex. Bobby spears Elias through the middle rope and out of the ring. Kevin Owens chases Lio and Kevin runs into Bobby causing a DQ. Lio runs from Elias and Owens but gets caught by them in the ring. Elias gets pulled out of the ring by Bobby. Owens is about to power bomb Lio but Bobby saves him.
Winner: Bobby Lashley by DQ.
Seth confronts Drew and says since he's gonna tell the truth about Dean, he's gonna tell the truth about Braun and Dolph. He says Braun and Dolph are getting the bigger opportunities than him and Drew is the one being used. Dolph walks up to Dolph as Seth leaves and Drew says he'll talk to Dolph later and leaves.
Nia Jax makes her way to the ring with Ember Moon by her side.
Nia Jax w/ Ember Moon vs. Alicia Fox w/ Alexa Bliss and Mickie James
Nia grabs Alicia and throws her across the ring. Nia grabs her and throws her again. Alicia goes outside and re groups with Mickie and Bliss. Ember dives onto Mickie off the apron. Nia chases Alicia but gets kicked in the leg followed by a neck breaker. Alicia has a head lock on Nia. Alicia hops on Nia's back for the sleeper hold. Nia rams Fox back first over and over into the buckle. Fox fights back with shots to Nia. Fox charges at Nia but gets caught with the Samoan Drop, nia covers Fox for the victory.
Winner: Nia Jax.
Drew comes up to Dean and tells Seth that he used their words against him. Drew gets into Dean's mind and tells him maybe he's looking for a replacement since he never called Dean while he was out with an injury. Drew says it wouldn't be the first time Seth stabbed Dean in the back before.
The Shield make their way through the crowd and enter the ring.
Back from commercial, Corbin comes out and says it's the first time The Shield have teamed up in a year and it's going to be their last. Corbin announces his partners are The Authors Of Pain. Braun Strowman's music hits. Braun, Drew and Dolph come out with steel chairs in hand. They set them down on the stage and sit down.
The Shield vs. Baron Corbin and AOP
Dean and Corbin start off. They lock up and Dean gets an arm lock on Corbin. Dean grabs him in a waist lock. Corbin bounces off the ropes and Dean trips him. Seth gets tagged in and Dean and Seth double suplex Corbin. Corbin tags Akam. Seth has a head lock but Akam knocks Seth down after bouncing him off the ropes. Dean tags him self in and Rezar tags himself in. Dean and Seth knocks down Akam. Rezar knocks Dean down and Dean tags Roman. Roman lands a right hand after a stand off and Roman continues to fight. Rezar rams Roman into the corner but Roman fights him off. Both men go back and forth as Rezar counters the Samoan Drop. The Shield, AOP and Corbin brawl. Corbin and AOP get knocked to the outside. The Shield waits for Drew, Braun and Dolph as they make their way to the ring. Corbin and AOP attack The Shield from behind. Dean and Seth get sent into the barricade by AOP. Corbin takes control of Roman in the ring. Back from commercial, Roman fights back and hits a Samoan Drop on Corbin. Roman tags Seth as Akam is tagged in. Seth dominates and lands a kick to the head. Seth hits Blockbuster from the middle rope. Seth covers but Akam kicks out. Seth goes for a Curb Stomp but Corbin trips the top rope sending Seth outside. Corbin sends Seth back first into the barrciade. Corbin sends him there again and AOP beat Seth down. Corbin tags Rezar and Rezar has a chin lock applied. Rezar drills Seth into the corner. Akam is tagged in and he slams Seth down to the mat. Akam continues to dominate and gets Seth in a head lock. Seth nails a jaw breaker to get out but gets clotheslined. Corbin is tagged in and continues to beat Seth down. Corbin knocks Roman off the apron. Dean tries to attack Corbin but the ref holds him back. Seth hits Sling Blade to Corbin. Seth goes to tag Dean but Akam pulls Dean off the apron. Roman fights Akam but Rezar intervenes and they send Roman into the steps. AOP hit the Last Chapter on Roman outside. Seth sunset flips Corbin and charges at him but runs into a Deep 6 by Corbin. Corbin covers but Seth kicks out. AOP go for a double team but head scissors Rezar and drop kicks Akam. Corbin gets tagged in stopping Seth. Seth avoids Corbin and tags Dean. Dean knocks Corbin over and over. Dean lands a knee to the mid section. Dean clotheslines Corbin over the top and takes out all 3 men with a baseball slide. Dean goes off the top but Akam pulls him off the top. Corbin has the upper hand until Dean elbows him. Dean lands a elbow off the top. AOP break up the count but Roman takes them out. Seth hits the Curb Stomp on Corbin and hits a Suicide Dive on AOP. Dean hits Dirty Deeds and tags Roman. Roman hits the Spear to Corbin for the win.
Winners: The Shield.
Dean is kneeling outside the ring as Roman and Seth look at him. Drew, Braun and Dolph look at him and Dean gets back in the ring to be with Roman and Seth.
End Of The Show.