Vince McMahon pops up on the titantron, he says that tonight there will be a 10 Man Battle Royal to determine the 30th Entrant in the Royal Rumble Match and also there will be a $100,000 reward for whoever can get to Roman Reigns and destroy him.
1. Last Man Standing Match
Dean Ambrose vs. Sheamus
Dean Ambrose comes out and says that on Sunday he will fight Kevin Owens in a Last Man Standing Match for the Intercontinental Championship. Ambrose says that he may sound like an idiot for doing this, but he's a lunatic who will do what he wants. He wants to fight Sheamus in a Last Man Standing match to show what he will do to Owens on Sunday. Sheamus comes out and says that he will happily take Dean Ambrose to school in this match.
The match begins and this is a 20 minute fight between the two men, Dean Ambrose and Sheamus immediately brawl threw the ringside area. Ambrose throws Sheamus through the four different ringside barricades, Sheamus at one point hits a White Noise on Sheamus threw the announce table. Dean Ambrose throws Sheamus into the steel steps before hitting him with a Dirty Deeds on the steel steps.
Obviously save some spots for the match versus Owens at the Royal Rumble, ultimately Sheamus is on the outside of the ring going to Brogue Kick Ambrose (because Kevin Owens has come in and destroyed Ambrose for about a minute), but Roman Reigns runs in and spears Sheamus and superman punches Kevin Owens to the ground thus Ambrose wins by getting the ten count. Reigns grabs a microphone and says that no one can take him down, no one can stop him, believe that.
Time-20:14, Winner-Dean Ambrose
The Usos are shown backstage talking to Roman Reigns, they say that they will never betray their Samoan legacy. The Usos say that Rikishi is visiting Monday Night RAW backstage and they have to show him around for a little bit, then they can help him out for the rest of the night.
After the commercial break the commentary would recap that Roman Reigns is a marked man and that he is going to face some stiff issues tonight. JBL is in the middle of a sentence when he is cut off to live backstage footage with the Social Outcasts getting to Roman Reigns. Reigns is shown superman punching Slater and Axel before spearing Adam Rose threw a wall and escaping...as Bo Dallas is left looking at the carnage saying "Roman, that's not very nice of you"
2. Singles Match
Chris Jericho vs. Xavier Woods
The New Day come out and say that they are sick of The Usos making them look like fools, they are really intelligent. Xavier Woods says that he has a legitament P.H.D, Kofi and Big E start jirating, Chris Jericho comes out and says that tonight on Monday Night RAW he will be having his first RAW match since September 2014. Xavier Woods says that he will happily take on Chris Jericho because he killed his trumbone and he wants revenge for that.
This match goes for about eight minutes and sees Xavier Woods almost start to prove himself, Xavier Woods and Jericho begin by having a back and forth battle, then when we come back from commercial Xavier Woods is working over Chris Jericho. Woods hits a Lost In The Woods into a Shining Wizard, but instead of going for the pinfall Xavier grabs a microphone. Woods says that he has just worked over a legend of the wrestling business, he just got revenge on the man that killed his trumbone.
Xavier turns around into a Codebreaker from Chris Jericho for the 1...2...3 to defeat Xavier Woods, after the match Jericho says that he is back. Tonight he wasn't 100% on his game- all of a sudden Big E and Kofi Kingston jump into the ring and lay waste to Chris Jericho. Big E hits a Big Ending, Kofi hits Trouble In Paradise and Xavier hits a shining wizard to end the fight with Jericho completely taken out.
Time-8:42, Winner-Xavier Woods
Backstage The Usos and Roman Reigns are shown catching up with one another in the boiler room where Reigns is hiding from all the superstars who are trying to hunt him down. Usos say that they are sorry for missing the chance to help Roman Reigns. Reigns says that he was told that he apparently has to have a match tonight with Kevin Owens.
Dean Ambrose is shown walking past with his ribs heavily taped. Ambrose says that he will also protect Reigns and that later on tonight he wants Reigns to get himself disqualified within ten seconds before getting away because if he stays out there he will be destroyed by the whole roster.
3. The Wyatt Family Address Sister Abagail and The Royal Rumble
The Wyatt Family come out and say that this Sunday at the Royal Rumble will be the genesis of The Wyatt Family. Bray Wyatt says that Sister Abagail has told shown two new guys to join the Wyatt Family. These guys have been lost for over a year, but Wyatt has been speaking to them for only ten minutes and he already knows that these two guys will add to the Wyatt Family and build it up to make it a big force.
Wyatt says that these two guys will no longer go by their Tag Team name because that was like a curse on them, Wyatt says that he lifted the curse. The lights go out and when they cone back on Konnor and Viktor are standing in the ring wearing all black gear. Konnor grabs a microphone and says that the backstage environment of the WWE has ruined him and his partner Viktor, Bray Wyatt's rebellion has showed him the way.
Viktor grabs the microphone and says that on Sunday in the 2016 Royal Rumble Match the whole Wyatt Family will eliminate each and every single one of the other participants before each of them steps over the top rope therefore Bray Wyatt becomes the new WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Bray Wyatt says that this Sunday everyone who is not a believer in his will learn to Follow The Buzzards. That leads to the commercial.
Coming back from commercial Michael Cole, JBL and whoever else is on commentary are talking about The Wyatt Family and how there are so many stables for Roman Reigns to overcome in order to retain the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
4. Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman Address The 2016 Royal Rumble Match
Brock Lesnar's music hits and he comes down with Paul Heyman in toe, Heyman comes out holding a microphone and says that he was listening to Michael Cole and JBL poorly doing their jobs talking about factions and Roman Reigns. Heyman says that Brock Lesnar isn't apart of a faction. Brock Lesnar is his own man and that if anyone tries to get in Lesnar's face and eliminate him, they will find themselves on their face on the ring floor as they just realized that they lost their chance to become WWE Champion.
The Miz is shown coming out and saying that if Brock Lesnar was smart then he would make an alliance with The Miz. Miz says that Brock Lesnar can take him back to the main event of WrestleMania with the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in toe. Miz gets into the ring and is immediately suplexed three times by Brock Lesnar before being tossed out. Heyman says that if any guy would like to challenge Brock Lesnar to eliminating him then they can do so right now.
The Social Outcasts come out looking annoyed, everyone but Bo Dallas is looking wounded from Roman Reigns' attack. Slater says that they were made to look like idiots earlier in the night by Roman Reigns, so now they are going to send a message to the rest of the WWE roster. Slater and Axel jump into the ring into an double F-5 from Brock Lesnar. From there Bo Dallas and Adam Rose jump into the ring into individual German Suplexes. Lesnar proceeds to throw each of the four guys out of the ring before storming off looking like a machine.
Roman Reigns and his "family" are shown walking towards threw the carpark, the League Of Nations are shown attacking Reigns' family from behind. This leads to a huge carpark brawl, Ambrose hits a Dirty Deeds on Sheamys on the hood of a car. Barrett hits a wasteland to Jimmy Uso on the hood of a car. This big brawl results in Roman Reigns escaping the League Of Nations with the Usos taken out and Dean Ambrose holding his ribs.
5. Singles Match To Determine The #1 Contender To The WWE Divas Championship
Sasha Banks vs. Becky Lynch
Sasha Banks faces Becky Lynch here to become the number one contender to Charlotte's WWE Divas Championship. This match goes for twelve minutes, threw a commercial break. Sasha Banks is pounding away on the arm of Becky Lynch for most of the match, Becky Lynch makes her comeback during the second half of the match.
Becky delivers a back breaker, a couple of kicks, dropkick, some other of her moves. Becky eventually locks in her disarmer on Sasha Banks for the submission victory there Becky Lynch will face Charlotte at the Royal Rumble for the WWE Divas Championship. After the match Becky Lynch and Charlotte have a mini brawl which is broken up by WWE officials.
Time-12:04, Winner-Becky Lynch To Become The #1 Contender To The WWE Divas Championship
There is a two minute long video package with each guy in the 2016 Royal Rumble Match #30 spot Battle Royal talking about what it would mean to them to win the match.
6. Battle Royal To Determine The 30th Spot In The 2016 Royal Rumble Match
Bray Wyatt vs. Rusev vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Big E vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Neville vs. Big Show vs. Jimmy Uso vs. Jey Uso vs. Titus O'Neil
Big Show begins this match by single handedly eliminating both Uso Brothers, Bray Wyatt proceeds to eliminate Neville and Dolph Ziggler. Big E and Kofi Kingston of The New Day eliminate Titus O'Neil. Leaving Rusev, Bray Wyatt, Big Show, Big E and Kofi Kingston. Bray Wyatt eliminates Big E, Rusev eliminates Kofi Kingston.
That leaves Bray Wyatt, Rusev and Big Show. Big Show eliminates Rusev before Bray Wyatt eliminates Big Show by diving onto him, they both fall out to the floor and replays show that Big Show lost the match. Therefore Bray Wyatt will be number thirty in the 2016 Royal Rumble Match. After the match Bray Wyatt says that he is just doing what his sister abagail told him to do, win the Royal Rumble Match.
Time-8:14, Winner-Bray Wyatt To Become The #30 Entrant In The 2016 Royal Rumble Match
7. Kalisto and Alberto Del Rio Promo
Kalisto comes out and says that last week on RAW he had the best moment of his career, Kalisto says that he pinned Alberto Del Rio's shoulders to the ring match 1...2...3 to become the new United States Champion. But then three days later on Smackdown, Del Rio and Barrett caused him to lose the championship. Kalisto says that for three days he has been a wreck, for three days Kalisto hasn't been able to move on with his life.
Alberto Del Rio comes out with the United States Championship belt in hand, Del Rio says that Kalisto shouldn't be surprised because he is a loser. He was born to be a loser, he was never meant for success. Del Rio says that small guys are born to fail. Del Rio says that ever since he saw Kalisto in the AAA training facility he knew that he would make it to the WWE, but Del Rio ultimately knew that Kalisto's career would end up as a big failure.
Kalisto says that he demands his rematch clause versus Alberto Del Rio for the United States Championship. Del Rio agrees and the match begins.
8. Singles Match for the WWE United States Championship
Alberto Del Rio (C) vs. Kalisto
The match begins with Kalisto flying around the ring, doing all the moves that will make the smarks thrilled to be watching. Kalisto hits his corkscrew headscissors, his top rope hurricanrana...all the moves he generally does. But Del Rio counters a Kalisto move by throwing him shoulder first into the ring post. Del Rio proceeds to spend the next four to five minutes pounding away on Kalisto's left arm. Del Rio throws Kalisto to the floor as they go to commercial.
Coming back from commerical Alberto Del Rio is continuing to work away on the arm of Kalisto. Kalisto then makes his comeback, he avoids Del Rio's threw the ropes dropkick before delivering Del Rio with a dropkick of his own. They brawl on the outside before Kalisto takes Del Rio back into the middle of the ring, Kalisto hits the Salida Del Sol to Del Rio from the top rope but Del Rio gets his arm on the rope to save his championship.
Ultimately Del Rio is getting ready to lock in a cross armbreaker when Kalisto rolls Del Rio up again. But Del Rio kicks out at two before rolling up Kalisto into a three count as Del Rio was holding the tights. Therefore Alberto Del Rio retains the United States Championship. After the match Kalisto is fuming and he proceeds to unleash on Del Rio until Barrett comes down and bull hammers Kalisto before walking off with Del Rio up the ramp.
Time-20:12, Winner-Alberto Del Rio To Retain The WWE United States Championship
Roman Reigns is shown getting ambushed by Big Show in catering, but Reigns escapes him before spearing Big Show threw a catering table.
9. Tag Team Match
Konnor and Viktor vs. The Dudley Boyz
This match would be the debut match as The Wyatt Family have Konnor and Viktor under their wing. Konnor and Viktor decimate the Dudley Boyz in this match. This match was five minutes of Konnor and Viktor working over the Dudley Boyz, no traditional tag team formula in this match. Just decimation, practically picking up where the Ascension were last year only this time they wouldn't be buried by WWE's backstage environment.
Ultimately Konnor and Viktor hit a new finisher where Konnor has Bubba Ray Dudley on the top rope, Konnor has Bubba Ray in a powerbomb position. Konnor goes threw with the powerbomb as Viktor hits a reverse cutter that leads to Konnor and Viktor getting the pinfall victory 1...2...3 to win the match before posing like The Wyatt Family do.
Time-4:41, Winners-Konnor and Viktor
10. Vince McMahon Promo
Vince McMahon comes out and says that Sunday night Roman Reigns will lose his WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Vince says that he will be giving away the $100,000 to anyone who destroys Roman Reigns in the next match. Vince also says that on Smackdown there will be the official drawing of the Royal Rumble Match numbers where the superstars will pull their numbers for the match.
Vince says that he will do Roman Reigns' one right now, Vince signals for something backstage and two officials come onto the stage with a tumble wheel. Vince pulls a random one before saying "NO, not that one dammit". Vince pulls another one out and smiles as he says that it's number one. Vince says that this is payback for knocking him out on three separate occasions.
Vince says that Roman Reigns may be the WWE World Heavyweight Champion and current face of the WWE. But the fans shouldn't be cheering for a man who has punched the 70 year old Chairman of the WWE in the mouth. Vince says that the fans should be ashamed, the fans shouldn't be apart of his audience if they support Roman Reigns. Reigns comes down through the crowd and says that Vince should shut up and let him have his match with Kevin Owens. Vince tells him to watch his back before walking away as Owens comes out.
11. MAIN EVENT: Singles Match w/Vince McMahon At Ringside
Roman Reigns vs. Kevin Owens
Kevin Owens immediately dives on top of Roman Reigns. Owens pounds away on Roman Reigns, then Bray Wyatt, Braun Strowman, Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, Konnor and Viktor all rush down and jump into the ring. The Wyatt Family are beating down Roman Reigns, when Dolph Ziggler and The New Day rush down. This is basically just a huge brawl between all the guys in the Rumble Match.
After about five minutes there are twenty five guys brawling in the ring, the commentary must be good while doing this. One of them (probably Cole) is yelling "LESNAR'S IN THE BUILDING, LESNAR'S SURELY GONNA COME OUT HERE AND BE THE DIFFERENCE MAKER". Lesnar's music hits and he comes running down to the ring. Lesnar throws about eight people out of the ring.
It culminates with a faceoff between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns, these two guys brawl for about two minutes before Roman Reigns throws Lesnar over the top rope. Lesnar is livid and Paul Heyman has to tell Brock to save it till Sunday. Vince ends up never giving away his $100,000, it was just a rouse to get Roman Reigns injured before the 2016 Royal Rumble Match.
Time-4:57, Winner-Roman Reigns by Disqualification