WWE House Show Results (8/3): Shanghai, China
The following are results from the WWE live event in Shanghai, China. The event was held on Saturday, August 3rd.
-Zack Ryder defeated Antonio Cesaro and Heath Slater in a Triple-Threat match to earn a shot at the WWE United States Championship. The finish came when Cesaro hit Slater with his Neutralizer finisher. Ryder snuck back into the ring, threw Cesaro over the ropes and then pinned Slater for the 1-2-3.
-Natalya defeated Aksana via Submission. The crowd was said to be behind Natalya quite a bit. The finish came when Natalya forced Aksana to tap out to the Sharpshooter.
-The Great Khali defeated Jinder Mahal via pinfall. Was said to be a quick match, which the crowd was entertained by. The finish came when Khali hit his big Chop on Mahal for the clean pinfall victory.
-Dean Ambrose defeated Zack Ryder to retain the WWE United States Championship. Ryder won the right to challenge Ambrose for the title earlier in the show. Ryder got some decent offense in, including a missile dropkick off the top rope, and a nearfall off a Broski-Boot. However, in the end, Ambrose was too much for the Long Island native, as he picked up the pin after hitting Ryder with his finisher.
-Curtis Axel defeated The Miz. The Miz was surprisingly very over with the crowd. Several “Miz is Awesome” chants broke out during the match. In the end, Axel picked up the victory over Miz via pinfall after putting his feet on the ropes during the pin for added leverage.
-Kane & Daniel Bryan defeated Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns via Disqualification in a WWE Tag-Team Championship Match. The crowd continued to get hotter, as they were more into this one than anything on the show thus far. Lots of “Yes” chants throughout this one. In the end, Ambrose interfered, causing Rollins and Reigns to be disqualified, giving Kane and Daniel Bryan the win.
-John Cena defeated Ryback to retain the WWE Championship. Both guys got big pops coming out. Before the match, Cena addressed the fans in Shanghai by speaking in Mandarin. In the end, the match was won by Cena after he reversed a Ryback Shellshock attempt into an Attitude Adjustment for the clean pinfall. After the match, After the match, Cena addressed the crowd again, this time in English.