Next, Cena scored another WrestleMania victory, this time at the expense of , while Cena captured the United States Championship. The figures were higher than those of the previous two WrestleManias. With no count-outs in a triple threat match, Batista and Orton battled at ringside; Batista tried for his signature onto the steel ring steps, but Orton countered with a onto the steps. MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N. Now, the big athletic superstars will square off to see who can claim the yard.
They'll have to do just that with these other three teams answering the call over the past few weeks leading up to the big event. That month at the event, Brock Lesnar retained his title in a triple threat match against John Cena and Seth Rollins; the New Age Outlaws' return to the ring saw them lose to , while Roman Reigns won the Royal Rumble match. The match was a slow one with Undertaker looking exhausted throughout. Archived from on March 28, 2014. Tucker praised the booking of the match as perfect with its numerous false finishes. The match has had its moments over the years including former Patriots' star Rob Gronkowski getting involved several years back. Baron Corbin in Angle's retirement match Angle announced last month that he will end his Hall of Fame career at WrestleMania 35 and was given the opportunity to choose his opponent for his final match.
Where will WrestleMania 2019 be held? Archived from on April 7, 2013. It's somewhat of an unlikely match but Buddy Murphy has been tearing it up on the brand and this match shouldn't be any different. Drew McIntyre Now that Reigns is back with his leukemia in remission, he needed a big-name opponent to square off. Archived from on March 31, 2014. On the pre-show, Cesaro and Tyson Kidd successfully defended the tag titles, while Big Show won the second Andre the Giant memorial battle royal. The second consisted of the stars from , with , Mr.
Triple H tried to retaliate with a , but Bryan snatched it and used the sledgehammer on Triple H, knocking him off the ring apron. Vince was just going to screw Bryan in the storylines and then push him down the. At , a match between Bryan and Orton for the vacant title ended in a when who had been manipulated by the Authority in the weeks prior attacked both men. Instead, the Authority offered Lesnar a contract to face anyone else at WrestleMania. The third ended In the next match, faced with Undertaker going into this match 21-0 at WrestleMania. Balor later beat Lashley and Jinder Mahal in a handicapped match to earn a shot at the title as he looks to become a two-time I-C champion. The pre-show will start at 5 p.
For the battle royal, Meltzer noted the lack of surprise entrants such as , , , or. Colter demanded that they put their differences aside, but Cesaro put Swagger in the giant swing and then walked off. Proving that Cena was a fraud would ruin his legacy, but Wyatt wanted to take it one step further by turning Cena into a monster. The event was also notable for 's 21—0 coming to an end with a loss to. A frustrated Batista followed up with a Batista Bomb on Orton, but Bryan came out of nowhere with a running knee on Batista. However, the title match ended in a no contest and Bryan's retention when the Shield interfered, attacking and chasing away Triple H, Orton, Batista, and Kane.
McMahon also said that he did not foresee other viable candidates on the roster to fill Lesnar's role within the near future. Later, after Jey Uso threw Cesaro into Swagger, Jimmy Uso tagged in and the Usos landed a double and then a double on Cesaro to win the match and retain the titles. At Extreme Rules, Cesaro defeated Swagger and Van Dam in an. Archived from on April 7, 2014. Now, he'll get to take on his buddy, who also happens to be the champ.
Kingston returned to the match but Sheamus later eliminated him. As the match progressed, met at the top rope and slipped under Aksana to perform a powerbomb superplex combination. Swagger blamed Cesaro for the loss and put Cesaro in the Patriot Lock. With no disqualifications in a triple threat match, Bryan kicked referee Armstrong in the head, following with a out of the ring onto Triple H, Stephanie McMahon and Armstrong. At ringside, Batista threw Bryan down with a Batista Bomb onto the Spanish announce table, while Orton immediately combined with an of his signature maneuver. The match started with the other wrestlers attacking champion and her bodyguard,.
Batista and Orton decided to work together to assault Bryan, and the original referee returned to the match. Archived from on April 7, 2014. McMahon confirmed in December 2014 that it was indeed him who made the final decision and that the Undertaker was initially shocked at the decision. Batista's win and Daniel Bryan's lack of participation in the Royal Rumble match was heavily booed by the live crowd. The decision was made due to McMahon believing that it would make a huge deal out of Brock Lesnar to set up.
Triple H making a grand entrance for his match against In the first match on the pay-per-view portion of the show, faced ; the winner would be inserted in the main event later that night. Below you'll find everything you need to know about the annual extravaganza, including the full match card, WrestleMania facts for each participant, and the current betting odds. While Lesnar signed the contract for a match at WrestleMania with The Undertaker as his opponent, The Undertaker accepted Lesnar's challenge by stabbing Lesnar with a pen and him through a table. A few moments later, joined him in the ring, teasing a confrontation between the two. With his Royal Rumble win in January, he earned a shot at the Universal championship and wasn't deterred, even after Lesnar destroyed him with six F5s. The match was changed to an elimination style match shortly before it got underway. Five minutes into the match, Swagger forced Fernando to submit to his signature to eliminate Los Matadores, followed by Cesaro hitting a after then delivering his signature to pin Ryback and eliminate RybAxel at the eleven-minute mark.