Asuka and Kairi Sane vs. Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair
After the match, the music hits and the champions celebrate until Flair runs in and attacks Asuka from behind. Sane makes the save. Asuka and Sane double team Flair now. The music interrupts and out comes Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross to make the save. The former champions unload on the current champions. Cross knocks Asuka out of the ring. Cross and Bliss double team Sane now. They drop her and run around the ring as fans cheer them on. Flair and Lynch recover on the outside while Cross and Bliss celebrate in the ring.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles Match: Asuka and Kairi Sane vs. Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross
We go to the ring and pyro goes off as WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross are out first. The Kabuki Warriors are out next, Asuka and Kairi Sane.
Sane starts off with Cross. Sane offers her hand and Cross shakes but Sane pulls her in and rocks Bliss on the apron. Sane unloads on Cross and slams her into Asuka’s boot. Cross gets double teamed as Asuka comes in. Asuka with a Hip Attack on Bliss on the apron and a sliding kick to Cross for a 2 count. Cross fights off both opponents and in comes Bliss.
Bliss goes to work on Asuka and drops knees to the gut, then a moonsault. Bliss with more offense and a 2 count. Bliss sends Cross into Asuka in the corner. Bliss slaps Asuka. Cross takes Asuka down for a 2 count. Asuka and Cross go at it now. Cross traps Asuka in the apron cover and unloads. Bliss joins in for the double team. Sane goes to make the save but Bliss stops her. Asuka with a huge shot to Bliss. Asuka keeps control on the outside and brings Bliss back in for a close 2 count.
Sane tags back in and takes control of Bliss as the referee warns her on the ropes. Asuka comes back in and works Bliss around for a few minutes. Cross tries to rally for her. Asuka with an ankle lock on Bliss in the middle of the ring now. Bliss breaks it but Asuka pulls her back for another leg submission. Asuka goes into a half Crab. Bliss eventually breaks it but Asuka slams her to the mat. Sane tags back in and unloads on Bliss as some fans chant for Cross. Sane with a thumb to the eyes of Cross and a sliding clothesline to Bliss. Sane covers but the referee doesn’t see it as he’s dealing with Cross. Sane with another pin attempt.
The Network cuts out and comes back to Bliss kicking Sane away and nailing a cannonball on her from the apron. Asuka spits green mist in Cross’ face and kicks her to cover for the pin and the titles.
Winners and New WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions: Asuka and Kairi Sane
After the match, the Kabuki Warriors stand tall with the titles. Cross is on the outside with Bliss, her face covered in green. We go to replays as the new champions celebrate.
Sasha Banks vs. Alexa Bliss
We go to the ring and out first comes Sasha Banks as Mike Rome does the introductions. WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Alexa Bliss is out next. Bliss gets some fireworks for her entrance.
Before the match can begin, the music interrupts and out comes RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch. The Man also gets some fireworks and smoke during her entrance. Lynch joins the announcers for commentary as Banks stares her down. The bell rings and they go at it to start. Bliss turns it around in the corner and works Banks over. Bliss charges but gets sent to the apron and then knocked off to the floor. Banks climbs the corner and talks trash to Becky. Becky stands on top of the announce team and yells back as fans pop. Lynch raises the title in the air as Banks continues taunting her from the ring. The screen splits into 3 boxes as we go to a quick break, a plug for Gears of War 5 with Batista
Back from the short break and Banks traps Bliss in the apron but Bliss blocks a shot. Banks drops her. Lynch is still standing up on the announce table. Banks brings Bliss back into the ring for a 2 count. Banks keeps control and we hear sirens. It sounds like someone may be interfering and people stand up in the crowd to look at the ramp. It’s just the ambulance in the back. Bliss ends up turning it around and sending Banks face-first into the turnbuckles.
Bliss mounts offense with a series of clotheslines now. Bliss keeps control until Banks charges with a big knee to the jaw for a 2 count. Bliss counters and rocks Banks a few times. Banks blocks a shot and goes down but pleads for Bliss to take it easy. She calls for SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley and is just suckering Bliss in to get the pin to win.
Winner: Sasha Banks
After the match, Lynch walks down the ramp as Banks stares her down. Lynch enters the ring and they start brawling. Lynch takes it to the mat and back up. Banks retreats and runs through the crowd as Lynch looks on from the ring. Becky takes the mic and talks trash, warning Banks that she won’t leave the Cell on Sunday until she’s done with her. Lynch goes on and says Banks made it personal, but she will make it painful at Hell In a Cell on Sunday. She says punishment will come around on Sunday. Lynch drops the mic and her music hits as fans pop.
Sasha Banks w/ Bayley vs. Nikki Cross w/ Alexa Bliss
We go back to the ring and out comes Sasha Banks with SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley at her side. We go to commercial.
Back from the break and out comes the WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions – Nikki Cross with Alexa Bliss. The bell rings and Cross chases Banks into the corner. Cross is distracted by Bayley as she stops to scream at her. The referee restores order and they lock up to get things going again. Banks takes it to the corner and unloads with punches. Banks comes back and goes to punch but stops and slaps Cross. Banks shows off some and Cross explodes out of the corner to unload with offense.
Cross keeps the offense going and takes Banks back down, then hits a basement dropkick. Banks goes to the floor to re-group with Bayley. Banks returns to the ring before she’s counted out, and immediately drops Cross on her head. Banks mounts Cross with strikes, then shows off to a mixed reaction. Cross blocks a suplex and rolls Banks for a 2 count. Cross with an arm drag into an arm bar. Cross keeps Banks grounded as the referee checks on her. More back and forth but Cross takes Banks down once again and keeps her there, working on the arm. Cross with a crucifix for a 2 count as Bliss looks on. They tangle on the mat some more as Cross covers for another 2 count. Cross once again takes Banks down by her arm and keeps her there.
Banks fights up and out with knees to the gut. They run the ropes and Cross nails a crossbody for a 2 count. Banks goes back to the floor for a breather but Cross stays on her, jumping on her back and applying a Sleeper hold on the outside. Banks jumps back and slams Cross on the floor, breaking the hold. Banks laughs as we go back to commercial.
Back from the break and Cross continues to work on the arm as Banks has her down. They tangle and Cross rolls Banks for a 2 count. More back and forth. Banks rocks Cross in the corner with a forearm and delivers the double knees. Cross gets her boot up just in time to catch Banks on the way down. Banks with a knee to the face in the corner. Banks tries again and this time hits the double knees for a 2 count. Banks keeps control and applies a submission in the middle of the ring now.
Cross catches Banks in the corner and begins to mount offense for a comeback. Cross hits a running bulldog but Banks kicks out at 2. Banks catches Cross in the corner by her leg and Cross gets her leg hung up on the rope as she sells the leg injury as the referee checks on her. Banks comes back in and delivers running knees in the corner for a 2 count. Banks keeps control, focusing on the leg and knee now as she keeps Cross grounded.
More back and forth now. Cross resists an attack while she’s down, then sends Banks face-first into the ring post and the corner. Cross kicks Banks in the face and sends her back to the floor next to Bayley. Cross runs the apron and leaps out on Banks, taking her back down on the floor. Cross is fired up now as Bayley watches. Cross brings Banks back into the ring and drops her over the second rope. Cross drops Banks by her neck and covers for a 2 count. Cross sells the leg injury but keeps control. Banks kicks her down and flies in with a kick to the side of the face. Cross kicks out at 2 and Banks can’t believe it. Banks with another running dropkick, to the ribs this time, sending Cross out of the ring. Banks goes for a baseball slide but Cross traps her in the apron cover and unloads with forearms as fans pop.
Cross removes Banks from the apron cover and brings her back in. Cross goes to the second rope but Banks runs over. Cross goes for the tornado DDT but it’s blocked. Cross blocks the Backstabber and drops Banks with a swinging neckbreaker. Bayley jumps on the apron to distract Cross but Bliss pulls her down and sends her into the timekeeper’s area for another pop. Cross goes back to the top and hits the crossbody on Banks, but Banks rolls through into the Bank Statement. Banks keeps the hold locked in and Cross eventually taps out.
Winner: Sasha Banks
After the match, Banks stands tall as her music hits. Bliss tries to enter the ring to help Cross but Banks attacks her. Banks applies the Bank Statement on Bliss and kicks her out of the ring. Banks’ music starts back up as she heads to the back with Bayley.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss are backstage sipping coffee, talking about their match with Sasha Banks and SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley later tonight.
Sasha Banks and Bayley vs. Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross
We go to the ring and out first comes the team of Sasha Banks and SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley. Out next are WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss for this non-title match.
The bell rings and Bliss starts off with Bayley. They lock up and Bayley slams Bliss first, talking trash. Bayley takes Bliss to the corner and in comes Banks. Banks stomps away as the referee warns her. Banks yells at the referee. Bayley tags back in and goes to work on Bliss but Bliss fires back and drops her with strikes. Bliss with a double knees and a moonsault on Bayley for a close 2 count. More back and forth now. Bliss with a 2 count. Banks checks on Bayley at ringside as she goes out for a breather. Bliss leaps from the apron and takes both opponents down on the floor as Cross celebrates.
Bliss brings Bayley back into the ring for a 2 count. Bliss tags Cross back in and they double team Bayley in the corner. Cross takes Bayley down and dropkicks her for a close 2 count. Bayley knees Cross. Cross fights Bayley off as Banks tags in. They double team Cross in the corner with knees. Banks with a 2 count on Cross. Banks keeps control and hits a suplex on Cross for another pin attempt. Banks taunts Cross and Bliss, then fights them both off. Bliss runs in and the referee holds her back. Banks continues to taunt Bliss. Banks goes for double knees in the corner but Cross hits her with knees. Bayley charges and Cross sends her out. Bliss keeps Bayley on the outside but Bayley sends Bliss’ injured knee into the steel ring steps. Banks drops Cross in the ring and stands tall as fans boo.
Bayley slams Bliss’ knee into the steps again. The referee checks on Bliss as Banks unloads on Cross in the corner. Trainers come out to check on Bliss as she sells the knee injury. We go back to commercial with Cross getting beat down in the corner.
Back from the break and Bayley has Cross grounded in the middle of the ring. Bliss has been taken to the back to have her knee examined.
Bayley unloads on Cross and Banks tags back in. Banks puts boots to the throat in the corner as the referee warns her. Bayley tags back in for the double team. Cross shuts down another double team attempt and unloads on Bayley. Banks tosses Cross out to the floor. Bayley tags in and Cross decks her on the outside. Cross traps Banks in the apron cover and beats on her for a pop. Bayley flies at Cross and Cross takes her down. Cross brings Bayley back into the ring and goes to the top. Cross with a crossbody for a close 2 count.
Cross clotheslines Bayley a few times. Cross with a splash in the corner and a running bulldog. Cross gets hyped up for the crowd. Cross dropkicks Banks in the back of the head while she’s still stuck in the apron cover. Cross rolls Bayley for a close 2 count. Cross and Bayley tangle some more. Cross with a big tornado DDT. Cross with the neckbreaker from the top rope but Banks breaks the pin up just in time. Banks tags in and goes at it with Cross. Banks hits the Backstabber and rolls Cross into the Bank Statement. Cross tries to hang on but she taps out.
Winners: Sasha Banks and Bayley
– After the match, Banks stands tall as her music hits. Banks goes to the timekeeper’s area and brings a chair in while Bayley is still down on the floor. Banks brings the chair in but the music interrupts and out comes RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch with a chair of her own. She hits the ring and they swing chairs at each other, blocking each shot with their own chair. They duck chair shots from each other now. Bayley brings a chair in and stands with Banks. Becky isn’t backing down. The music hits and out comes Charlotte Flair without a chair. Bayley runs up the ramp with a chair but Flair boots it in her face. Flair wit a chair shot over Bayley’s back on the ramp. Becky dodges a chair shot from Banks and unloads on her. Banks retreats to the floor for a breather. Fans chant for Becky as Bayley and Banks regroup on the floor. Lynch stands tall in the ring as her music hits. Flair enters the ring with a chair now. We go to commercial with Banks and Flair standing tall in the ring with chairs.
Charly Caruso is backstage with Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss to talk about their title defense. They’re interrupted by Carmella and WWE 24/7 Champion R-Truth, disguised as a camera and sound guy. This leads to Bliss announcing that Truth is on set if anyone wants to come get him. Here comes a group of Superstars, chasing Truth and Carmella away to end the segment.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles Match: Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville vs. Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross (c)
We go to the ring and out first comes Sonya Deville and Mandy Rose. WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss are out next. We get formal ring introductions from Hamilton.
Rose and Cross start things off. Rose slams Cross first. Rose shows off some but Cross comes back with a clothesline. Cross dances around like Rose and shakes her hips for a big pop. Cross with a basement dropkick. Deville tags in. They tangle and in comes Bliss with a snap suplex for a close 2 count. Bliss and Rose eventually come back in and Bliss slaps Rose. Rose is furious. Bliss catches a strike and drops her with another right hand. Bliss with knees and a moonsault for another 2 count.
Superstars come down to the ring chasing WWE 24/7 Champion R-Truth and Carmella now. Bliss comes from behind and rolls Truth up for a close 2 count. Carmella runs away with Truth on her back as Superstars chase them. Bliss has Rose in a hold. Rose slides out and they tangle. Deville tags in and drops Bliss with a huge kick for a close 2 count. Deville keeps Bliss grounded and talks some trash now as fans try to rally.
Deville slams Bliss back to the mat. Rose and Deville with more offense and quick tags, keeping Bliss near their corner. Rose suplexes Bliss and Deville follows up with a running knee for a 2 count. Rose unloads on Bliss in the corner now as fans try to rally. Bliss with a roll-up out of nowhere. Rose talks some trash and swings but Bliss ducks. They both connect and both go down in the middle of the ring. Deville and Cross tag in and Cross unloads.
Cross goes to work on Deville and hits a running bulldog from the corner. Rose runs in but Cross sends her to the floor. Cross slams Deville with a back suplex. Cross gets hyped up for a pop. Cross goes to the top and nails a crossbody on Deville for a 2 count. Cross and Rose end up down on the outside. Deville slams Bliss from the top rope. Rose and Deville with a big double team on Bliss but Cross breaks the pin up just in time for another pop. Cross tags in and goes to the top. She leaps at Rose and rolls through, but knocks Deville off the apron. Rose misses a knee on Cross. Cross with the neckbreaker from the top rope to Rose, for the pin to retain.
Winners: Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss
After the match, Cross’ music hits as she takes the titles to Bliss a ringside to recover and celebrate. We go to replays. Rose and Deville look on from the ring as Bliss’ music hits and the champions back up the ramp.
Nikki Cross w/ Alexa Bliss vs. Mandy Rose w/ Sonya Deville
We go to the ring and out comes Mandy Rose with Sonya Deville. Back to commercial.
Back from the break and Rose takes the mic to rip on her opponent, calling her ugly. She has proof. We see side-by-side shots of Rose and Nikki Cross on the big screen. Rose laughs and keeps talking trash until the music hits. Out comes WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Alexa Bliss. She waits for her partner. Cross’ music hits and here she comes, running down to the ring.
Cross immediately attacks Rose and unloads. The bell rings as Cross continues pounding away. This goes on for a few minutes until they settle down. Rose turns it around and hits a fall-away slam in the middle of the ring. Rose with a 2 count. Rose stomps away in the corner as the referee warns her. Rose with more offense as Deville cheers her on Rose takes Cross down and grounds her again, talking trash. More back and forth now. Cross ends up turning it around, slamming Rose face-first in the corner.
Cross mounts offense and hits a bulldog. Cross keeps control and goes to the top. Deville hits the apron but Bliss pulls her off. Cross ends up missing a crossbody but Rose misses a big knee. Cross rolls Rose up to get the win.
Winner: Nikki Cross
After the match, Cross and Bliss take their titles and hit the ramp as Cross’ music hits. Rose and Deville look on from the ring.
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We see Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross walking backstage. We go to commercial.
Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross vs. Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville
We go to the ring and out comes WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross for a non-title match. Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville are out next.
Rose meets Cross in the middle of the ring and shows off some. Cross attacks her and unloads with strikes. Cross takes Rose down and clotheslines her in the corner. Cross slams Rose and covers for a 2 count. Rose nails Cross hard and drops her. Rose takes it to the corner and in comes Deville for the double team. Cross ends up leaping out to the floor and taking down Rose and Deville at the same time as we go back to commercial.
Back from the break and Rose is stopping Cross from making the tag. Cross with a big knee. Bliss finally tags in as does Deville. Bliss unloads on Deville and drops her in the middle of the ring for a 2 count. Rose breaks it up. Cross comes in but Rose tries to slam her. It’s blocked. Cross and Rose end up on the floor. Bliss goes for Deville but Deville lands kicks. Bliss slides out of a move and hits a big DDT.
Bliss goes to the top for Twisted Bliss while Cross jumps on Rose’s back on the floor. Rose slams Cross into the ring post. Bliss goes for Twisted Bliss after the distraction, but Deville gets her knees up and Bliss lands hard. Rose tags back in as Deville levels Bliss with a knee. Rose covers Bliss for the non-title win.
Winners: Sonya Deville and Mandy Rose