WWE TLC is all set to pop off TONIGHT (Sun., Dec. 15, 2013), live from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, at 8 p.m. ET, live on pay-per-view (PPV).
CagesideSeats.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, match-by-match coverage of TLC below, beginning with the first match of the evening and right on through to the main event.
Tonight's show will feature John Cena vs. Randy Orton in a WWE/World heavyweight tables, ladders, and chairs match, CM Punk vs. The Shield in a 3-on-1 handicap match, Daniel Bryan vs. The Wyatt Family in a 3-on-1 handicap match, and much, much more.
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WWE TLC QUICK RESULTS
Randy Orton def. John Cena
CM Punk def. The Shield
The Wyatt Family def. Daniel Bryan
Big E. Langston def. Damien Sandow
AJ Lee def. Natalya
Rhodes Bros def. Real Americans and MysteriShow and Rybaxel
Fandango def. Dolph Ziggler
WWE TLC LIVE BLOG & MATCH COVERAGE
Rex here. Let's mark out with our snark out.
Fandango vs Dolph Ziggler
Results: Fandango wins by pinfall
- Fandango with some slick dipping and dodging early on that allows him to send Ziggler flying what seems 30 feet in the air to the outside
- After an early commercial break- Ziggler runs around like a madman nailing Fandango left and right with kicks and clothesline
- Fandango with a counter and he goes up top for the leg drop
- Ziggler meets Fandango up top but Summer Rae distracts him which allows Fandango to knock him down and hit the top rope leg drop for the win
- Well that was an extremely quick match
HHH and Stephanie McMahon make their way out to kick things off.
Stephanie says this unification is one of the most important and actually mentions professional wrestling.
HHH lists off a litany of the greats who have held the championships- Thesz, Rodgers, Sammartino, Race, Flair, etc.
Stephanie says that they will crown the WWE World Heavyweight Champion tonight.
A video package hyping the carious titles is played.
CM Punk vs The Shield
Result: CM Punk wins by pinfall
- Ambrose and Punk with a lot out taunting and shit talking to start things off
- Punk with slick series of counters that enrages Ambrose so Rollins tags himself in to let Ambrose cool off
- Punk continues to troll throughout his early engagement with Rollins. Popping in and out of the ring
- Punk with a series of three neckbreakers to keep Rollins away from the Shield's corner
- Rollins is able to make the tag for Roman Reigns
- Rollins with some power slams in the corner and tags in Rollins who goes to work with some stomps and a payback neck breaker
- Rollins quick tag to Ambrose who grinds Punk down before tagging in Reigns who hits a big clothesline
- Reigns sends Punk out and tries to hit a spear into the announce table but Punk dodges and Reigns went flying over the table into the chairs!
- Reigns barely makes the count and Punk goes right to work on Reign's apparently injured eye
- Reigns is able to power his way out and send Punk out of the ring and tags Rollins in
- Ambrose with a distraction and Rollins nails him from behind
- Rollins goes for the Go To Sleep but Punk counters and send Rollins careening into Punk before hitting a roundhouse kick that gets him a two count
- Five Moves of Punk and then he goes up top and hits a flying cross body to Rollins
- Punk locks in the Anaconda Vice but Ambrose breaks it up and then goes back to the corner to tag himself in
- Ambrose with some spears in the corner and then sets up Punk for a superplex
- Punk knocks Ambrose down and takes a breather up top before going for the elbow drop for a two count
- Punk goes for the GTS but Ambrose evades and Rollins eats one
- Punk goes for it again but Ambrose escapes and Reigns goes for the spear but Punk dodges and Ambrose eats the spear!
- Punk send Reigns out of the ring and takes advantage by getting the pinfall on Ambrose
Renee Young with AJ Lee in the back.
AJ says she is best and goes after the universe for not making her the Diva of the Year.
She goes after Natalya for being on TD and then says at the end of the night she will be the only one laughing.
WWE Diva's Championship Match: AJ Lee (c) vs Natalya
Result: AJ wins by pinfall
- Early roll up from Natalya
- Series of counters from Natalya ends with a arm drag
- Natalya fireman's carry counter
- Tamina tries for a distraction but it just results in Natalya putting AJ into the barrier
- AJ using the rope to her advantage when Natalya tries to make her way back into the ring
- AJ with a spinning hook kick
- Natalya goes for a power slam that AJ counters into the Black Widow
- Natalya escapes and hit a drop kick
- Series of suplexes from Natalya and finishes it off with a sit out power slam
- Natalya sharpshooter ends with an AJ counter
- Tamina with a distraction and AJ locks in the Black Widow but Natalya counters again
- Natalya with a second Sharpshooter attempt but AJ counters it into a roll up for the win
Intercontinental Championship Match: Big E Langston (c) vs Damien Sandow
Result: Big E Langston wins by pinfall
- Big E Langston with some early power slams
- Big E sends Sandow outside and when he goes to follow up Sandow puts his head into the post
- Back in the ring and Sandow tries to keep Big E down with a series of locks and elbows
- Big E powers his way up and hits a spear in the corner but gets hit with a dropkick when he tries to follow it up
- Big E takes back control a flys around the ring while reaking havoc on Sandow
- Sandow tries to gain some momentum but he gets laid out by Big E
- The straps are down and Big E hits the Big Ending for the win
Randall Orton is prepping in the back and Vince McMahon makes his presence known to shake his hand.
WWE Tag Team Championship Match (Fatal Four Way Elimination): Rhodes Bros (c) vs Rybaxel vs Real American vs Mysterishow
Result: Rhodes Bros win by pinfall
- Cody pulling out his brothers spots early on against Ryback
- Goldust makes his way in and outsmarts both Ryback and Axel with a series of counters and chicanery
- Big Show makes his way in and hit some big chops to Axel
- Mysterio tags in and both he and Axel lay each other out with clothesline
- Axel tag to Ryback and he hits a huge slam on Mysterio
- Goldust with the tag to Mysterio and hits his drop punch spot and then hits a big boot to Axel to knock him off the apron
- Goldust is able to get the pin on Ryback to eliminate Rybaxel
- Real Americans finally make it into the match and work over Goldust in the corner with a series of quick tags
- They send Goldust to the outside and Swagger lays him out with a big clothesline before tossing him back in
- Cesaro with some upercuts in the corner and Goldust tries to escape through Cesaro's leg but he just picks him up for a gut wrench suplex
- Goldust with a big chop to Swagger and tries to make it to Cody for the tag
- Swagger drags him back but Goldust hits a big elbow
- Cesaro makes his way in and hits the Big Swing
- Cesaro then springboards Goldust into a Swagger slam
- Cesaro with the double stomp after launching himself over Swagger
- Yoshi Tonic!
- Goldust about to make the tag but Rhodes gets dragged off the apron by Swagger
- Goldensteiner off the top rope as Big Show sends Swagger over the barrier
- Without Cody in the corner, Goldust makes the tag to the Big Show
- Big Show with a big press slam on Cesaro and then a running knee
- Goes for the chokeslam but Swagger interferes and eats a WMD
- Cesaro goes off the top rope for flying uppercut but eats a WMD and the pin
- Goldust trying to take down the Big Show but is unsuccessful
- Big Show goes for the chokeslam but Goldust counters with a DDT
- Cody tags in and they work together to hit a suplex on Big Show
- Mysterio with the tag and hits a hurricarana on Cody
- Cody with a sunset flip but Rey is able to roll to his feet and hit a drop kick
- Cody with the disaster kick for atwo count
- Cody with some slams on Mysterio and then launches himself off the apron at the Big Show
- Show catches him but Cody counters and puts Big Show into the post
- Cody goes for a dropkick off the top rope but Mysterio counters into a slam for a two count
- Mysterio off the top rope and Cody catches him for the Cross Rhodes but Mysterio counters for a 619 but Cody catches his legs!
- Cody with the Cross Rhodes for the win
PTP, Great Khali, Los Matadores, Vickie, and Maddox hawking the brawling buddies.
Kane's lighting and music hits and everyone scrams.
After everyoen leaves he starts playing with the brawling buddies
R-Truth vs Brodus Clay
Result: R-Truth wins by pinfall
- R-Truth using his speed to gain the early advantage and heads up top but Brodus uses the rope to knock him off
- Brodus with a Banzai Drop in the corner
- He follows up with a series of powerslams and taunts of Truth
- Clay with a series of splashes in the corner
- Brodus send Truth out and is about to put him into the stairs when Tensai tells him to get back in the ring and be smart
- Clay ties up Truth upside down in the corner and hits more splashes
- Tensai gets on the apron and yells at him to get the cover on Truth
- Clay tells him to buzz off because he is better than Tensai so he walks off and the Funkadactyls follow suit
- Truth takes advantage with a roll up for the win
Cena in the back and McMahon makes his way over and gives him a handshake and wishes him luck.
No DQ Match: The Miz vs Kofi Kingston
Result: Kofi Kingston wins by pinfall
- Miz and Kofi quickly make their way out and Kofi tackles Miz into the barrier and then repeatedly kicks him while Miz is down
- Miz gains back control and puts Kofi into the post and follows it with some attacks to Kofi's ankle
- Miz drags Kofi back into the ring and continues to work over the ankle
- Action makes it back outside and Miz with hits a suplex on to the top of the barrier and follows it up with kicking Kofi into the barrier
- Miz drags him back in and goes for a double axe handle off the top rope but Kofi counters with a dropkick
- Crowd with the boring chants and they aren't wrong
- Miz exposes the turnbuckle but Kofi ends up using it to his advantage to get the win
Daniel Bryan vs the Wyatt Family
Results: Wyatt Family wisn by pinfall
- Bryan starts things off with some kicks to Rowan to try and keep the big guy limping
- Rowan with a whip into a big elbow
- Harper makes a tag but Bryan quickly bring him down for a stretch
- Bryan working the kicks but Ahrper counters with a big slap and put him into the turnbuckle
- Rowan with his Attack of the Bear Hugs and then a back body drop
- Harper back in and Bryan hits the backflip in the corner and goes for a dropkick but Harper with a sit out powerbomb
- Bray makes his way into the match and hits a series of slams including a suplex that he just tosses Bryan away when it reaches the apex
- After the suplex Wyatt rolls on the ground and does his upside crab walk before tagging in Harper
- Harper with a Minichuko Driver
- Wyatt once again tries to appeal to Bryan to join him. He says they could be disintegrating this place and offers him his hand to end it. Bryan kicks his hand away and Wyatt just destroys him.
- Wyatt tags in Harper and tells him to finish Bryan.
- Harper with a sit out powerbomb for two
- Harper and Bryan make their way to the turnbuckle and Bryan hits a Frankensteiner
- Bryan with a series kicks to a downed Harper
- Bryan up top for the headbutt but Rowan breaks up the pin attempt and eats a headkick for his trouble
- Rowan tied up in the ropes and he eats a series of kicks
- Harper gets the tag into Wyatt
- Bryan hits a suicide dive to Harper on the outside that sends him into the announce table and then tosses Rowan into the stairs
- Bryan goes for the Yes Lock but Wyatt counters and bashes his head in repeatedly with a series of forearms
- Wyatt hits the Sister Abigail for the win
WWE Championship and World Heavyweight Championship Unification Match: John Cena (c) vs Randy Orton (c)
Result: Randy Orton wins.
- The two get tied up in the corner to start and Cena hits a side headlock throw
- Cena makes his way out to the weapons but Orton attacks him from behind and sets up the ladder in the middle of the ring
- The struggle for the ladder but quickly ditch that and Orton takes control of a chair
- Cena tries to catch and Orton chairshot but ultimately fails and eats a couple of chair shots
- They make their way to the outside and Orton goes for another chair shot but Cena dodges and he hits the post
- Cena takes control of the chair and gets some shots in of his own
- Cena tries to put Orton through a touble but Orton counters and puts Cena in the steel steps
- Orton sets up a ladder to go for the belts but Cena recovers and drags him back down
- Orton with some headbutts to knock Cena down and follows it up with some stomps
- Orton with a scoop slam to kill Cena's attempt to regain the momentum
- Cena counters an Orton slam with one of his own and tries to make it up the ladder
- Orton drags him down and hits a side suplex
- Orton tries to blast Cena with the ladder but Cena rolls through to dodge it so Orton takes control of a chair to land a few shots
- Orton wedges a chair into the corner but that gives Cena the chance to recover
- Cena with a series of should blocks and slams but Orton coutners the final one and whips Cena into the chair
- Orton climbs the ladder and gets a hold of the belts but Cena follows him up and brings him down
- Cena hits a five knuckle shuffle off the ladder and then uses the ladderto knock him out of the ring and into a table on the outside
- Cena sets the ladder back up and climbs it but Orton recovers and knocks over the ladder
- Cena landed on his feet but Orton hits the RKO!
- As Orton tries to follow up, Cena sends him to the outside
- Cena with multiple shots from the steel steps and he busts Orton open
- As Cena tries to set up a table, Orton uses a microphone to the head of Cena
- Orton with some microphone ground and pound
- Orton tries for the punt but Cena counters with an AA onto the Spanish Announcing Table!
- Cena makes his way to the titles and starts to take the titles down but Orton knocks away the ladder and Cena is jsut hanging by the titles
- Orton blasts the hanging Cena with a chairshot and follows it up with a flurry of them
- Orton seemingly makes his way out for a ladder but ends up handcuffing Cena to the bottom rope
- Orton taunts Cena with the key and then tosses it into the crowd
- Orton makes his way up to the ramp to the super tall ladder
- Orton nails Cena with the ladder as he makes his way into the ring with it
- Cena trying everything he can to break free and is dissambeling the turnbuckle
- The turnbuckle comes lose and he brings the rope up with him to the top of the ladder and uses it to knock Orton off the ladder
- Orton takes hold of the rope and uses it to rip Cena off the ladder
- Orton climbs the ladder again and takes his sweet time taking down the titles and becoming the WWE World Heavyweight Champion!