WWE Extreme Rules is all set to pop off tonight (Sun., May 4, 2014) from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey, at 8 p.m. ET, live on the WWE Network. You may also be able to watch this on pay-per-view (PPV) if your cable provider is carrying the event.
CagesideSeats.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, match-by-match coverage of Extreme Rules below, beginning with the first match of the evening and right on through to the main event.
Tonight's show will feature Evolution vs. The Shield, Daniel Bryan vs. Kane for the WWE world heavyweight championship, and John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt in a battle for children everywhere.
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WWE EXTREME RULES QUICK RESULTS
The Shield def. Evolution
Daniel Bryan def. Kane
Bray Wyatt def. John Cena
Bad News Barrett defeats Big E
Paige def. Tamina
Cesaro def. Rob Van Dam and Jack Swagger
Alexander Rusev def. Xavier Woods & R-Truth
El Torito def. Hornswoggle
WWE EXTREME RULES LIVE BLOG & MATCH COVERAGE
Rex here. Let's mark out with our snark out.
Cesaro vs RVD vs Jack Swagger
Result: Cesaro wins by pinfall
- Heyman with a promo that goes from praising this as the one night WWE gets it right (to massive cheers) to talking Lesnar and the Streak (massive boos) to hyping Cesaro (massive cheers). Heyman is amazing.
- Early brawl amongst the three leads to Cesaro taking control with a flurry of uppercuts but Swagger gets in a spine buster. RVD with some kicks to Swagger and then he sends Cesaro flying onto Swagger.
- Went for a crossbody on Cesaro, but Cesaro caught him. Before Cesaro could take advantage, Swagger hit the big boot. RVD send Swagger to the outside and then hit a sunset flip on Cesaro from the apron to the floor that was ugly. Swagger lays out RVD with a clothesline and then tosses him back into the ring.
- Series of slams from Swagger and a Swagger Bomb. He can't follow up though as Cesaro gets him with the Big Swing. RVD ends the swing with a kick to a showering of boos.
- RVD goes up top but Swagger face plants RVD and then goes for the Patriot Lock. Cesaro breaks the hold with a slingshot uppercut off the second rope. Swagger escapes to the apron but Cesaro uppecurts him again and hits a deadlift superplex!
- RVD takes advantage and hits the five star frog splash leap for the pinfall on Swagger. Apparently its elimination.
- Cesaro with a series of gut wrench suplexes to RVD. RVd tries to fight back with a kick but Cesaro dodges and hits a bridging German suplex. RVD escapes to the outside but Cesaro hits a double axe handle off the apron and then puts RVD into the barrier.
- Cesaro stands on the barricade but RVD takes his feet out then then hits a spinning axe kick from the apron onto Cesaro on the apron. RVD tosses him in the ring and only gets a two count. Slingshot moonsault then gets a two count moonsault.
- RVD goes for a trashcan but Cesaro gets control of it and bashes it over RVD. Cesaro tries to follow up but RVD kicks the trashcan into Cesaro. He sets the can on him and goes for a five star but Cesaro dodges and RVD lands on just the can. Neutralizer onto the can finishes it off.
Bryan getting his should looked at by the doc in the back. Steph comes in and says its hard for her to admit, but she can't control Kane.
She is concerned what Kane might do tonight. She says he could officially surrender the title and stay safe.
Bryan says he is walking in as champ and he is going to walk out as the champ.
Steph says that he will be walking out Kane's bitch.
Awesome Bo Dallas promo.
Alexander Rusev w/ Lana vs Xavier Woods and R-Truth
Result: Rusev wins by submission
- Before the match Lana dedicates the match to her idol- Valdimir Putin and they put his picture on the big screen. Awesome.
- As Woods and Truth start to enter the ring, Rusex just demolishes them. Rusev beats on the both on the outside before tossing Truth in the ring. Woods is down on the outside and the ref holds back Rusev to get the match started.
- Rusev with some kicks in the corner and a couple of slams. Truth springs to life with a flurry of strikes and his scissor kick for the two count.
- Rusev with a leaping spinning heel kick to get back control. Spinning side slam leads to him locking in the Accolade and Truth taps out.
- After the match, Rusev attacks Woods as the doctors are checking on him.
Intercontinental Championship Match: Big E (c) vs Wade Barrett
Result: Barrett wins by pinfall
- Barrett gives some Bad News before the match.
- Big E sends Barrett out early and then just goes to town on the outside. The onslaught finishes with Big E hitting a spear on Barrett into the post. As Big E tosses him back in, Barrett counters and kicks him back to the outside.
- Running elbow drop off the apron from Barrett before bringing the action back to the ring. Barrett goes for the suplex but E counters with one of his own. Big E tries to follow up but Barrett counters Big E to hit a suplex of his own before slapping on a chin lock.
- Big E punches his way out but Barrett stops him with a cross body. Barrett with some big boots and then some elbows in the corner. Big E fights back with some clohteslines, a spear in the corner, some punches, and just runs him over a couple of times.
- Barrett sent to the apron and Big E spears him off the apron to the outside. E tosses him back into the ring and goes for a splash but Barrett counters with the Winds of Change for a two count. E misses with a spear as he tries to fight back and Barrett hits Wasteland for a two count.
- Barrett goes for the elbow but E counters with a slick leg sweep slam. Splash and then the straps come down! Barrett recovers though and lands the Bullhammer elbow to become the new Intercontinental Champion.
Adam Rose video package and he is debuting tomorrow.
Extended hype video for the Six Man tag and their match is coming on now.
Shield vs Evolution
Result: Shield win by pinfall
- An all out brawl starts things off and Shield is able to clear the ring.
- When things settle it starts off with Rollins and HHH. Rollins with the early advantage as his out paces HHH but a wicked clohtesline ends that.
- Tag to Batista who ragdolls him into the corner and the spears him a few times before tagging in Orton. Orton with some stomps and then a slingshot into the bottom rope. Tag to HHH.
- HHH with some stomps and a couple of slams before tagging back in Orton. Orton with a grinding assault that is keeping Rollins from making the tag. Rollins tries to fight off but continually fails until an atomic drop. As Rollins gets close though- HHH and Batista knock Shield off the apron.
- Orton with a slam but Rollins flips and lands on his feet and responds with a quick enziguiri and makes the tag to Ambrose. Ambrose with a flying splash and some stomps. Batista tries for a distraction on the apron but Ambrose hits him with a haymaker. HHH tries to interfere but gets dropped and Ambrose starts to put the figure four on him! Orton prevents it and gets a Figure Four by Ambrose! It turns into an all out brawl that ends with HHH dodging a Reigns spear and careening into the steal steps.
- Back in the ring and Evolution is quick tagging to keep control over Ambrose. Everyone is getting their shots in on Ambrose. Ambrose tries for a haymaker on HHH but he is punch drunk and misses wildly. Ambrose is yelling at HHH to hit him. HHH charges into the corner but eats a big boot. He recovers quickly though and hits a spinebuster before tagging in Batista.
- Batista grinds down Ambrose with a sleeper and then a big boot when Ambrose fights out before tagging in HHH. HHH taunts the Shield a bit before going for the pedigree. Ambrose counters with a back body drop and a DDT.
- Tags to Reigns and Batista. Reigns with a leaping clothesline to Batista and then one to Orton when he tries to interfere. He gets Batista in the ropes and goes outside for the apron dropkick while dodging a HHH clothesline. He then lays out HHH on the outside.
- Reigns gets back in and is attacked by Batista. Batista goes for the Batista Bomb but Rollins makes the save with a flying knee off the top rope. Triple Powerbomb to Batista but HHH and Orton pulls Reigns off the cover. It's an all out brawl on the outside and Rollins with a missed suicide dive into the barricade with the most ridiculous bump.
- HHH pedigree attempt but Ambrose makes the save. Orton hits the RKO though but Rollins breaks the tag. Rollins and Orton brawling on the outside.
- This match is amazing.
- HHH and Orton start beating on Rollins in the time keeper's are but Ambrose runs on across both announce tables and leaps in for the save. They are brawling in the crowd now. They are making their way up the stairs now. Rollins hits a slam on HHH onto the metal as Reigns and Batista are still down in the ring.
- Orton tosses Ambrose down some stairs as HHH takes out Rollins. HHH and Orton make their way down the stairs and put him into a cement wall and some railing. Rollins goes flying from an upper level of the stands and takes out HHH and Orton. Holy Shit!
- Back in the ring Reigns and Batista spring to life. Spinebuster from Batista and he goes for the Batista Bomb but Reign fights out and hits the Superman Punch.
- Reigns is convulsing in the corner before he hits the spear for the pinfall!
- That was absolutely fantastic.
Cage Match: Wyatt vs Cena
Result: Wyatt wins by escape
- Wyatt with the early offense and a big Let's Go Wyatt chant gets started. "You hear that?"-Wyatt
- Cena fights back with a Figherman's Suplex and starts to scale the cage. Harper and Rowan converge on that location and Cena decides to head back in right into a Wyatt haymaker.
- Wyatt throws Cena into the cage a few times. "I want you to apologize to all these people. You promised to save them" as he grinds Cena into the cage. As he is doing so he has Rowan run into that spot in the cage..
- Wyatt leads the crowd in singing before landing a big knee. Wyatt goes to escape through the door but Cena drags him back in and slingshots him into the cage before trying to scale the cage himself. Cena starts to go over but Wyatt drags him back over.
- They fight on the ropes and Cena knocks Wyatt down. Cena tries to finish escaping but Wyatt once again meets him up there. Wyatt crotches Cena and then hits a splash.
- Fast and furious sequence of strikes, slams, and counters leads to Cena trying to scale the cage and Wyatt doing his crab walk to the door. Cena comes down and prevents Wyatt from exiting, but Wyatt puts Cena into the cage.
- Cena with a couple of suplexes but Wyatt fires back with a powerbomb. Wyatt tries to scale put Cena pulls him down. Cena calls for the cage door but Rowan slams it shut. Cena tries to pry it open and starts to but Harper helps as well. Just as Cena seems to be overcoming, Wyatt recovers and takes out.
- Wyatt goes for a senton but Cena dodges. Cena climbs over the cage but Rowan gets under him on the cage wall and drives him back into the ring with his shoulders.
- Cena and Wyatt fight on the ropes and Cena gets the advantage. He tries to scale again but Harper meets him up top and they brawl it out. Cena scales ends up dragging Harper into the ring. Cena goes again and Wyatt tries to make it out the door but Cena kicks it on him. Rowan waiting with a chair so Cena decides to go back in.
- Wyatt hits him with a release suplex and goes for Sister Abigail but Cena counters with the STF. Wyatt crawls to the door and uses the rope to break the STF.
- Rowan and Cena in a tug of war over Wyatt now. Cena wins but Wyatt fights him off and tries to scale the cage. Cena goes up and meets him and then hits an AA off the second rope. Harper breaks the pin attempt and then Harper lays him out with a clothesline.
- Cena tries to climb it again but this time Rowan meets him up top but Cena uses the beard to bash his head into the top of the cage a few times. Top rope leg drop to Harper and then he slowly crawls to the door. Just as Cena is about to exit the door- Wyatt's music hits and the lights go out.
- When they are back on some kid appears ringside in the dark and sing Whole World through a voice modulator. Wyatt takes advantage and hits a Sister Abigail and then makes his way out of the cage to the kid with the Family in tow.
- He then gives the kids a big hug and he walks to the back with the Family while holding hands with Harper and Rowan.
Diva's Championship Match: Paige (c) vs Tamina
Result: Paige wins by submission
- Tamina tries to brawl but Paige uses her speed advantage to dodge the assault. Tamina charges in and Paige gets up on her shoulders and goes to town with some punches before a roll up for a two count.
- Paige with a flurry of knees and she goes up top but Tamina knocks her to the floor. Tamina runs her into the apron before tossing her back in. Tamina with a whip into the corner and then three straight power slams.
- Tamina sends Paige to the outside and then swings her into the barricade when Paige goes for a hurricarana. She tosses her back into the ring but Paige takes back control with a flurry of strikes. She goes for a splash but Tamina catches her and hits a spinning side slam.
- Tamina goes for the superkick but Paige counters into the Scorpion Crosslock for the win
Video of Wyatt Family with the kids and Wyatt gives "little Johnny" a sheep mask. The kid says Follow the Buzzards with the voice still modulated.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match: Daniel Bryan (c) vs Kane
Result: Daniel Bryan wins by pinfall
- Bryan attacks Kane as soon as Kane hits the stage. They brawl towards the ring and Kane puts him into the barricade. Kane with the kendo stick but a Bryansteiner ends that. Bryan with some kicks and then a running dropkick in the corner. Kane with a counter slam and then he tosses a bunch of chairs into the ring.
- Bryan with the kendo stick now and he gets a shot in. He tries to go off the top rope with it but Kane punches him mid air and then attacks him with the chair. Kane with a suplex onto the chair for a two count.
- Bryan sends Kane to the outside and hits a suicide dive. Bryan tears apart the Spanish Announce table and uses the pieces as weapons. He does so with the English table but a Kane right hand ends the assault.
- Kane slams Bryan's head into the announce table but Bryan fires back with a tornado DDT off the table. Kane counters the follow up by putting Bryan into the steel steps. Bryan fights back and does the same to Kane. Bryan starts beating on Kane with a kendo stick up the ramp but then Kane whips him into the set.
- Kane drags him to the back and throws a TV at him but Bryan dodges. They brawl through the backstage area and make it into a parking area in the arena. Bryan hits Kane with a snow shovel but then gets back bodied dropped onto a car. Kane throws some pressurized cylnider at Bryan, but he dodges and the cylinder goes through the window. Kane follows him over to another car and misses with a punch and shatters a window.
- Bryan gets a crowbar and knocks Kane out with him. He starts to beat on him some more and tries to drag him but it isn't too successful. He puts him on a pallet and uses a forklift to bring him back to the ring and dump him over the ropes. Bryan with a flying headbutt off the forklift.
- Kane with the sit up recovery and hits a chokeslam for two. Bryan with a DDT and he slaps o nthe Yes! Lock. Kane tries to fight him off with the kendo stick but Bryan takes control of it and uses it in the hold. Kane is able to crawl his way to the outside to cause Bryan to let it go.
- Bryan with a suicide dive but Kane catches him with a 180 chokeslam onto the table. Kane lights a table on fire and wants to put Bryan through it but Bryan counters using hte rope to put Kane through it. After a hail of extinguisher Kane makes his way into the ring and right into the flying knee and the pinfall.