411’s WWE Smackdown Report 8.15.14
Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.15.2014
Roman Reigns battled the Miz in the main event, Dean Ambrose clashed once again with Cesaro and more! Check out 411’s full WWE Smackdown report for all the details!
Welcome to 411's WWE Smackdown Report 8.15.14
Match times are not exact.
Miz TV kicked off the show. Miz made his way to the ring, and thanked all of his adoring fans for their support. Miz is in a giving mood, and wants to do some mentoring, and called out his guest, Roman Reigns. Reigns made his way to the ring and took a seat for his interview. Miz praised Reigns for being on a roll, noting that even his mom liked Reigns. Miz then turned to SummerSlam, and asked Reigns is he was ready to face Randy Orton. Reigns tried to answer, and Miz kept cutting him off. Reigns then punched Miz out of his chair and sent him to the floor. Reigns stood up and Miz backed off. Reigns then stated that he respects Orton and all of his abilities, because they have won him several titles. Reigns then says when he beats Orton on Sunday, Orton will have to respect him the same.
Cesaro vs. Dean Ambrose
Lock up, off the ropes and a shoulder block by Cesaro. Ambrose fires back, to the corner and more rights follow. Cesaro fires back with his uppercuts, and beats down Ambrose in the corner. Rights follow for Cesaro, and then he connects with a short-armed clothesline. Ambrose with rights and a forearm off the ropes, tries a cross body, caught, but then counters out and clotheslines Cesaro to the floor. Plancha by Ambrose follows and then he delivers mounted rights to Cesaro. Back into the ring we go, and Cesaro posts Ambrose and then suplexes him onto the floor.
Back from commercial as Ambrose tries to battle back, but Cesaro shoots him to the corner and hits an uppercut. Jabs by Cesaro follow; Ambrose again tries to fire back and then sends Cesaro to the floor. Ambrose charges and hits a suicide dive. Cesaro rolled back in, Ambrose up top and gets cut off. Cesaro tries the deadlift superplex but Ambrose bites Cesaro's nose. Tornado DDT by Ambrose follow and a cover gets 2. Cesaro escapes a butterfly suplex, and then avoids a clothesline and decapitates Ambrose with one of his own, covering for 2. Cesaro charges in, back elbow by Ambrose connects. Cesaro then counters a tornado DDT into the toss uppercut and covers for 2. Cesaro pulls Ambrose to his feet, but Ambrose with a small package for 2. Cesaro then breaks out a non-head droppy burning hammer and covers for 2. They slap each other, boot by Cesaro and Ambrose back with the jawbreaker lariat and covers for 2. They trade counters, and then Ambrose hits dirty deeds and that is all.
: Dean Ambrose @ 9:10 via pin
Post match, Seth Rollins appeared on the stage and says they finally go one on one in a lumberjack match at Summerslam. A match where 20 WWE stars, that don't like them, will surround the ring. Rollins says there will be no place for Ambrose to hide. Rollins will prove to everyone what he has always known, that he is the future of WWE and is better than Ambrose. He calls Ambrose a "bi-polar hell cat with rabies that was never his brother" and someone he never gave a damn about in the first place.
We see the video from after Raw, where Slater and O'Neil had an incident with a cake. They are in the ring together, and still arguing. Ziggler lost to Slater on Raw, via count out.
Dolph Ziggler vs. Titus O'Neil
O'Neil takes Ziggler to the corner, lands some, but Ziggler escapes. Ziggler uses his speed, and Slater explains to O'Neil that Ziggler is fast. O'Neil back in, dropkick by Ziggler follows. O'Neil fires back with a series of rights, picks him up and then hits two side back breakers and then tosses Ziggler across the ring. He then covers for 2. To the corner, O'Neil charges in with the corner clothesline and then clubbing shots to the back of Ziggler. O'Neil charges in again, but eats boots from Ziggler. Ziggler hits a clothesline off the ropes, corner splash follows and then counters the neck breaker and hits a big boot, cover gets 2. O'Neil picks up Ziggler, looks for the sack of shit slam, countered and Ziggler hits the zigzag and that is all.
: Dolph Ziggler @ 3:10 via pin
We get a video package for the Jericho vs. Wyatt feud, hyping their Summerslam match.
Luke Harper w/Erick Rowan vs. Mark Henry w/Big Show
Hoss battle! Lock up to begin, and we have a stalemate. Lock up again, Henry presses Harper to the corner but Harper is able to turn it and then he breaks. Boot to Henry, rights follow for Harper. Side headlock by Harper, but Henry then just shoves him out of the ring with one hand. Harper to the apron, cheap shot on Henry and then follows with uppercuts. Henry fires back with rights, to the corner and Harper with a knee and then hits a running boot. Harper covers for 2. Harper talks trash to Show, and then lays the boots to Henry. Uppercuts by Harper, and another cover for 2. He works a grounded headlock now, Show plays cheerleader on the floor as Henry battles to his feet. He escapes, clothesline to Harper. Henry goes for the world's strongest slam, but Rowan is in to make the save…
OFFICIAL RESULT: Mark Henry @ 3:05 via DQ
You know what this means…
Mark Henry and Big Show vs. Luke Harper and Erick Rowan
JIP as Show works the arm of Harper. Harper tries to fight back, off the ropes and gets dropped by Show. Big chops in the corner from Show, Harper shoves him and then chops him in the throat. Uppercuts follow, Show goes for the chokeslam, but Harper hits him in the throat again. Show fires up, hits a charging splash in the corner but Harper bails to the floor. Show follows and Rowan sneaks up on him and levels him with a clothesline. Back into the ring, Harper and Rowan lays the boots to Show and take over. Rowan now chokes out Show in the ropes, ands then he rakes the eyes. To the corner, rights by Rowan and then Harper tags in. Harper whips Rowan into Show, and the connects with a superkick and covers Show for 2. Harper grounds Show with a headlock, Show tries to fight to his feet and starts to fire up. Belly to back suplex by Show and BOTH men are down. Tags to Henry and Rowan. Corner splash by Henry, and another. Show fights off Harper, World's strongest slam/KO punch combo finishes Rowan.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Mark Henry and Big Show @ 5:25 via pin
We get a long video package, hyping the Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella match at Summerslam.
AJ charges at Eva, and Eva retreats to the apron. She drops to the floor, AJ goes after her, but Eva trips her up, rolls her back in and covers for 2. AJ fires back, slaps her to the mat and then hits a corner clothesline. Neck breaker follows for AJ, and that gets 2. AJ rips out some of Eva's extensions and then hits a kick, but Paige appears, skipping out to the ring. AJ leaps off the apron and attacks Paige. AJ slams her to the barricade, but during the brawl, she gets counted out.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Eva Marie @ 2:05 via count out
Post match, Eva escapes the wrath of AJ, allowing Paige to attack. Paige hit the Paige Turner, and skipped away.
Bo Dallas vs. Jack Swagger w/Zeb Colter
Swagger's ribs are still taped up. Shoulder block by Swagger, off the ropes and Bo attacks the ribs. Rights in the corner by Bo, more rights follow. Spear by Bo connects, but then Swagger grabs the patriot lock and Bo taps.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Jack Swagger @ 1:07 via submission
Rusev and Lana came out post match to wave the Russian flag. Lana praised the Russian flag and a symbol of greatness, noted that at Summerslam the winner's flag will be raised and that Rusev is dedicating his victory to Vladimir Putin.
We then see Bo discussing his loss. He said that the silly referee thought that he was tapping, when he was just trying to get the ropes. Bo, being a gentleman and a scholar, forgave the referee because everyone makes mistakes.
Lock up to begin, and Reigns tries to hit Miz in the face and Miz drops to the mat. Reigns laughs at him. Lock up, Miz works a headlock, Reigns takes him to the corner and Miz demands the ref breaks it. Miz then bails to the floor, and complains about Reigns trying to hit him in the face. Miz back in, lock up and Miz works the arm. Off the ropes and a boot by Miz. A right to Reigns follows, and that just angers him. Miz runs again, Reigns chases, back in and Miz misses the boot and Reigns pulls him to the floor and slams Miz to the barricade. Back into the ring they go, Miz back to the apron and stun guns Reigns off the ropes. Miz up top, flies off by Reigns catches him in the gut with a right. In the corner and Reigns beats down Miz, the ref separates them and a cheap shot by Miz and then he attacks the legs of Reigns. Reigns shoves him away, but Miz catches the leg and drops down, almost stunner style with the leg. He then posts the leg of Reigns, Miz continues the attack, working the knee with knee drops. Figure four applied by Miz. Reigns powers out of the hold, rights by Miz and he releases it. Tries it again, but Reigns kicks him off to the post. Samoan drop by Reigns follows, off the ropes and a clothesline by Reigns. Another in the corner, and then a big right to the face of Miz. Reigns to the floor and hits the running kick to the face of Miz. Reigns back in, sets in the corner, Superman punch attempt fails as Miz bails. He tries to run, but Ziggler cuts him off. Reigns hits the Superman punch on the floor. Tosses Miz back in, SPEAR connects and Miz is done.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Roman Reigns @ 7:03 via pin
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