WWE Battleground PPV Results – October 6, 2013
-Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan
After all the pay-per-view feed confusion with the apparent power outage in Buffalo, we’re back and our main event is getting underway. Randy Orton comes out first, followed by Daniel Bryan, who got a huge pop. Lots of “Yes!” chants already from the fans at the First Niagra Center.
The bell rings and an immediate “Daniel Bryan” chant breaks out. The two circle each other and now they lock up. Side headlock by Bryan and a takedown on Orton. Orton pushes Bryan back into the corner to break the hold. Orton backs off and we get another lock up. Bryan goes right back into a headlock and Orton pulls on his hair. Orton turns things around with a headlock of his own. Bryan fights it off, but falls to a shoulderblock.
Orton kicks away at Bryan for a bit. Bryan slows him down with a big dropkick. Bryan wrenches Orton’s arm across his shoulder, then does it again before kicking at Orton’s arm. Bryan gets caught with Orton’s across the back backbreaker, and Orton shakes his arm. Orton stands on Bryan’s ankle and stomps down hard. Orton rakes Bryan’s face across his boot and stomps on him for a two count. Orton works on Bryan’s arm, but Bryan’s able to fight to his feet. Orton tries to work on Bryan’s arm, but Bryan fights out and hits a knee to Orton’s gut. Bryan hits a series of kicks to Orton and follows with a dragon screw, then a knee drop to Orton’s knee.
Bryan traps Orton in the corner and kicks at his chest before seating him on the top turnbuckle. Bryan heads up after Orton, but Orton pushes him off and crotches him on the top rope. Orton leaps off the middle rope with a huge clothesline and Bryan lands on his head. Orton gets two. Orton hits another clothesline for two. Orton mounts Bryan in the corner and goes to work with a series of right hands, dropping Bryan to the mat. Orton chokes Bryan with his boot, then backs away.
Orton picks Bryan up and suplexes him across the top rope for a two count. Orton stands and slowly stalks Bryan. Orton and Bryan trade right hands, and Orton kicks Bryan in the gut. Bryan flips over Orton, and Orton tries to toss Bryan to the outside. Bryan skins the cat, and catches Orton with a leg scissors that sends him over the top to the outside. Bryan skins the cat back into the ring and hits a dive through the ropes on Orton before hitting a series of kicks to the chest. Bryan sends Orton into the barricade and hits a huge running dropkick.
Bryan throws Orton back in the ring and climbs the top rope. Bryan is caught with a huge powerbomb counter as he was coming down. Orton slaps Bryan in the Boston crab and rears back. Bryan reaches for the ropes, and Orton pulls him back to the middle of the ring. Bryan twists it around into a small package but only gets two. Bryan tries for the yes lock, but Orton makes it to the ropes to break the hold. Orton rolls to the floor.
Bryan attempts a baseball slide into Orton but Orton manages to avoid it. Orton slams Bryan into the ringside steps. Orton slams Bryan’s head into the Spanish announcer’s table before pulling him into the ring post and tossing him into the barricade. Orton brings things back into the ring at 9 and tries for a cover, but only gets two. Orton mounts Bryan and hits him with a series of right hands. Orton picks Bryan up and seats him on the top turnbuckle, blasting him with a right hand. Bryan fights it off with a head butt. Orton charges in and crotches Bryan on the top turnbuckle. Orton stands on the top with Bryan and hits a huge superplex.
Orton tries finishing this one up but only gets two. Orton and Bryan are trading European uppercuts. Bryan ends up switching things up and backslides Orton for a count of two. Bryan hits Orton with a huge kick to the side of the head for another two count. Bryan stands and tries to suplex Orton from the apron to the inside of the ring, but Orton suplexes Bryan out to the floor. Orton drops to the floor and begins taking apart the Spanish announcer’s table. Orton tries for a powerbomb, but Bryan escapes, catches Orton with a series of kicks, and throws him into the steps. Bryan breaks the count, then heads to the top turnbuckle. Bryan leaps to the outside and hits a giant cross body.
The match returns to the ring and Bryan nails Orton with a top rope headbutt that’s good for two. Bryan has Orton in the corner and is nailing him with repeated standing dropkicks. After that, Bryan repeatedly nails Orton with kicks to the chest in the corner. Orton ends up catching one of the kicks from Bryan and using the momentum to hit Bryan with a big suplex. Bryan rolls out to the apron but Orton grabs him. Orton nails him with the draping DDT. Orton goes for the RKO but Bryan blocks it. Orton goes for a rollup out of nowhere but Bryan reverses it into the Yes! Lock. Out of nowhere, Big Show’s music hits.
Big Show comes to the ring in a hurry. Big Show pulls out the referee. Bryan gets in Big Show’s face. Big Show hits Bryan with the KO punch. Brad Maddox comes out to the top of the ramp and calls for senior official Scott Armstrong. Armstrong comes to the ring and Orton pins Bryan. 1-2….Big Show yanks Armstrong out of the ring now. Big Show nails Armstrong with the KO punch. Now Big Show enters the ring again and Orton is yelling at him. Orton pushes Big Show. Big Show hits Orton with the KO punch. Maddox is shown at the top of the ramp looking confused and shocked. Everyone is down except Big Show. Big Show yells out “no more.” Big Show starts heading to the back, and that’s how WWE Battleground will end folks!