WWE Elimination Chamber is all set to pop off tonight (Sun., Feb. 23, 2014) from the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at 8 p.m. ET, live on pay-per-view (PPV).
CagesideSeats.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, match-by-match coverage of Elimination Chamber below, beginning with the first match of the evening and right on through to the main event.
Tonight's show will feature Randy Orton defending his WWE world heavyweight championship in an Elimination Chamber match against the following challengers: John Cena, Daniel Bryan, Sheamus, Christian, and Cesaro. Elsewhere, Big E puts his Intercontinental title on the line against Jack Swagger, The Shield battle The Wyatt Family, and more!
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WWE ELIMINATION CHAMBER 2014 QUICK RESULTS
Randy Orton def. John Cena, Sheamus, Daniel Bryan, Christian, Cesaro
The Wyatt Family def. The Shield
Batista def. Alberto Del Rio
Big E def. Jack Swagger
New Age Outlaws def. The Usos
Titus O'Neil def. Darren Young
Rhodes Brothers def. Rybaxel
WWE ELIMINATION CHAMBER 2014 LIVE BLOG & MATCH COVERAGE
Rex here. Let's mark out with our snark out.
Intercontinental Championship Match: Big E Langston (c) vs Jack Swagger
Result: Big E Langston wins by pinfall and retains as Intercontinental Champion
- Colter cut a promo saying that it's not a coincidence that we have had the polar vortex while Big E has been champion
- Early lock up leads to a Swagger knee and shoulder block.
- Big E leaps over a charging Swagger and then hits a back body drop. Splash from Big E leads to a belly to belly suplex and a spear in the corner.
- Swagger bails to the outside when Langston goes for a second one. So Big E follows him out and lands some punches before putting Swagger into the steps.
- Colter with a distraction gives Swagger a chance to recover but Big E spears him into the steps and then tosses him back in the ring.
- Swagger with a knee gets the advantage and he hits a few slams before working an ab stretch.
- Big E powers his way up but ends up on the wrong side of a Swagger boot. Leg drop from Swagger.
- Swagger goes for a powerbomb but Big E counters with a slam of his own that leads to a double clothesline that drops both men.
- Big E whips Swagger in the corner and goes for a spear but Swagger dodges and Langston goes careening into the post. Swagger follows up with a series of stomps. He charges Lagnston in the corner but Langston counters with an elbow and a couple of kicks.
- Langston runs over Swagger a few times and hits a belly to belly. Langston splash attempt gets countered with a spinebuster.
- Swagger Bomb attempt gets countered by Big E and he tosses Swagger to the apron. Langston spears him through the ropes and they both go tumbling to the floor!
- Langston tosses Swagger back in and hits a splash for a two count.
- Langston goes up top! Damnit! Swagger slams him off the turnbuckle. Swagger takes out the knee and locks in the Patriot Lock.
- Big E rolls through and out of the hold. Swagger tries for a gut wrench suplex but Big E fights to stay grounded.
- Big E bowls over Langston but Swagger counters into a Patriot Lock. Big E gets to one foot and hits an enziguiri to break the hold!
- Big Ending for the pinfall
Bad News Barrett to give us the bad news about USA losing the medal count to Russia, which proves European sporting dominance once again.
Saxton interviewing Bryan in the back.
He says that he is going to leave it all on the line to win the title and main event WM.
WWE Tag Team Championship Match: New Age Outlaws (c) vs the Usos
Result: NAO win by pinfall and retain as champions.
- Gunn with some early elbow on Jimmy. Jimmy fires back with some kicks and arm drags.
- Jimmy goes for a superkick but Gunn bails to the outside. Dogg tries to interfere but gets arm dragged as well and then a superkick attempt but he bails as well. Usos go for a double suicide dive but NAO runs away to prevent them from leaping.
- Jimmy and Dogg tag in. Jimmy works some strikes and charges in but Dogg hits a hip toss that sends Jimmyinto the corner and he sells it like he got shot. Excellent work from Jimmy there, had me thinking for a second he might actually be hurt.
- Gunn tags in and works a couple of elbows before hitting some stomps in the corner. He tags back in Dogg who locks a series of holds that Jimmy eventually counters when Dogg tries to head butt him.
- Both men get the tag and Jey lays out Gunn with a flying elbow and then clotheslines. Stunner from Jey and when Dogg tries to get involved he sends him to the outside. Jey goes for a splash in the corner but Dogg pulls him out so Jey hits a suidice dive to Dogg.
- Gunn takes advantage with an elbow to the back of the head. He drags Jey back into the ring but his Fameasser attempt gets countered with a superkick.
- Jey goes up top but Gunn dodges a splash attempt. Jey superkicks Dogg off the apron but gets rolled up by Gunn for the win.
Bad News Barrett tells us that Bryan won't be winning the chamber so we will turn on him and the Yes! movement will be done for.
Darren Young vs Titus O'Neill
Result: O'Neill wins by pinfall
- Nothing really good happens in the opening minutes until Titus sends Young careening over the turnbuckle from a whip. He follows up by picking up Young and slamming his back into the post a couple of times.
- Titus brings it back into the ring and locks in a bear hug. Young fights out and goes up top for a splash but gets caught and hit with a backbreaker.
- Ab stretch with some slaps from Titus. This sends Young in a rampage as he just starts going to town with strikes that eventually make it to the apron where he hits a neckbreaker.
- Titus hits his finisher though when Young tries to follow up for the pinfall
BNB's lift is busted and he blames the Minnesota electricians. He says that Hogan is returning but he will never have the skill or charisma of Bad News Barrett.
The Shield vs The Wyatt Family
Result: Wyatt Family wins by pinfall
- The two factions end up face to face in the ring as a dueling chant erupts. They start to brawl before the match can start and the Shield sends the Wyatts to the outside. Wyatt gathers up the Family and whispers some strategy to them before they get up on the apron to start the match
- Rollins and Rowan start things off. Rollins with some combat rolls to avoid Rowan's attacks but he eventually gets caught.
- Reigns tags in for some strikes in the corner before tagging back in Rollins. Rollins with some kicks but Rowan lays him out and drags him into the Wyatt corner and tags in Harper. Harper with a couple of slams and kicks before tagging in Bray.
- Bray with some haymakers but Rollins slides underneath one of them and tags in Reigns. Wyatt starts screaming and taunting Reigns so Reigns hits some big rights and just lays into Wyatt in the corner. Wyatt fights out with some viscious strikes of his own. These two are trading blows back and forth into a real slobberknocker. Wyatt gets the upperhand and tags in Harper.
- Harper goes for a suplex but Reigns counters and gets the tag to Ambrose. Ambrose with a flurry of crazed strikes and the ref has to pull him off. Ambrose tags in Rollins and bends down. Rollins launches himself off Ambrose into a big splash and then Reigns lays out Harper with a big right hand.
- Shield with some quick tags and offense that leads to Ambrose hitting a running dropkick. He then hits a flying uppercut off the top rope. Rowan with the distraction leads to a Harper dropkick to end Ambrose's momentum.
- Harper tags in Wyatt who works over Ambrose in the corner. Wyatt with some splashes in the corner and then a tag into Rowan. Rowan grinds Ambrose's head in between his fists and then hits a sidewalk slam. Harper then tags in and works a Gator Roll and some slams. Ambrose though with a quick counter elbow and he makes the tag to Rollins.
- Rollins with a flying dropkick and he goes up for a moonsault. Rowan tries to knock Rollins off but fails. It gives Harper time to recover though and he goes for a German Superplex. Rollins lands on his feeet though and takes Harper out of the ring with a clothesline and then a suicide dive! Husky Senton from Rollins when he tosses Harper back in! Rollins tries to follow up but Harper with a spinning suplex and he makes the tag to Wyatt.
- Wyatt goes to town with some strikes and then makes the tag to Rowan. Rollins tries to make the tag but Rowan stops him with a headbutt. Couple of slams from Rowan and then Harper gets the tag. Big Boot from Harper and then a series of punches that lay out Rollins. Uppercuts and then a splash in the corner. Wyatt gets the tag and grounds Seth with a sleeper.
- Rollins fights his way up but can't make it out of the corner. Wyatt with a splash attempt but Rollins gets the boot up. Rollins goes off the top rope but Wyatt catches him with a slam. He goes for the pinfall but Ambrose breaks the attempt and then eats a Harper big boot for his trouble.
- Harper then tags in and continues the work on Rollins while taunting Reigns (who the ref has to hold back. Harper goes for a powerslam but Rollins counters with a kick and gets the hot tag!
- Reigns clears house and hits a Samoan Drop on Rowan who made a tag as well. Harper jumps Reigns from behind but then Reigns hits the apron dropkick to Rowan. All hell has broken loose! Ambrose is beating on Wyatt but then gets sent out by Harper! Ambrose continues the assault on Wyatt so Harper with a suicide dive! Rollins with a huge plancha! Reigns and Rowan are lay each other out in the ring.
- Rollins gets the table ready but Wyatt attack him from behind! Wyatt and Harper go for a slam but Ambrose comes in for the save! Wyatt and Ambrose tumble over the barrier and are brawling in the crowd! Rowan and Reigns are landing haymakers in the ring. Ambrose and Wyatt have disappeared from view!
- Reigns lays out Rowan as Rollins and Harper start to brawl at the tables. Wyatt reappears and they begin to double team Rollins. No sign of Ambrose.
- Rowan with a fall away slam that sends Reigns to the outside. Rowan joins the rest of the family and he and Harper hit a double chokeslam from the announce table through the Spanish Announce Table!
- The Wyatt Family has Reigns surrounded in the ring and Rowan starts to beat on Reigns. Harper makes the tag and whips Rowan into Reigns and then hits the big boot. Harper makes the tag to Wyatt.
- Wyatt's kiss for the Sister Abigail awaken Reigns! Wyatt headbutts him repeatedly but Reigns hits the Samoan Drop. He sends Harper to the outside and then hits superman punches to both Rowan and Wyatt!
- Reigns wants the spear but Harper with the distraction and he eats the spear! Wyatt takes advantage with a splash and then a Sister Abigail for the win!
- Hell of a match.
AJ comes out with Tamina and lets us know she has to defend her title and we get Cameron. Oh joy.
WWE Diva's Champions Match: AJ (c) vs Cameron
Result: Cameron wins by DQ, but AJ retains as champion
- A lot of bad wrestling until Tamina ends up kicking AJ by accident.
- Cameron rolls AJ back into the ring and tries to cover her up but Tamina puts AJ's foot on the rope.
- Cameron goes after Tamina but gets laid out and Cameron wins by dq.
BNB lets us know that with the awesome Network, we will all fail to take care of ourselves and end up suffering great harm because of it.
Alberto Del Rio vs Batista
Result: Batista wins by pinfall
- ADR comes out with a neck brace and crutch. He uses the crutch against Batista! It was a ruse- shocking.
- ADR with a series of kicks and he starts to work some shoulder locks. Batista fights back with some punches and the crowd is booing the ever loving shit out of him.
- He tries to spear ADR in the corner but ADR counter with a kick and then hits a stomp off the turnbuckle. Enziguiri to Batista and he goes for the pin but Batista grabs the rope.
- ADR works a few more kicks and builds up a head of steam but Batista spears him. Couple of more slams but ADR counters with a back stabber.
- ADR goes up top but Batista counters the splash attempt. He goes for the Batista Bomb but ADR takes out his knee and hits a superkick for a two count.
- ADR goes for the armbar but gets caught with a Batista Bomb for the pinfall.
- ADR tried his damnedest out there
Elimination Chamber Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship: Orton (c) vs Cena vs Cesaro vs Christian vs Bryan vs Sheamus
Result: Orton wins by pinfall
- Hoss fight to start things off with Sheamus and Cesaro. They trade forearms and uppercuts early before Sheamus gets the advantage with some neckbreakers. Spear and a big knee in the corner before sending Cesaro to the outside with a clothesline. Forearm spot in the ropes and then a clothesline onto the steel. Sheamus tries to suplex him back into the ring but Cesaro counters and puts him into Orton's pod.
- Double stomp from Cesaro off the second rope. Cesaro with some uppercuts and then some stomps in the corner. Sheamus tries to fight out but Cesaro hits a huge uppercut that sends Sheamus off his feet. Sheamus big boot and goes up top but Cesaro meets him with another uppercut as Bryan enters the match!
- Bryan with a double missle dropkick and then a sets of knees to Cesaro. Kicks to Sheamus in the corner and then a backflip spot to avoid Sheamus counter attempts. Bryan trading kicks between both men and the final one goes to Cesaro which gives Sheamus time to recover. He tries to take advantage but a drop toe hold ends that. Cesaro tries to take out Bryan during a submission on Sheamus but Bryan suplexes him while holding the submission for a pin/submission combo. Cesaro fights out though which breaks the pin and the submission.
- Bryan goes up top but Cesaro catches him with a tilt a whirl back breaker. Sheamus with some strikes but Bryan gets between the two. He tries to whip Cesaro into the pod but Cesaro counters and whips Bryan into the pod, breaking it. Cesaro with some hellacious uppercuts to Sheamus but Sheamus hits a rolling firemen's onto the steel as Christian enters the match.
- Christian goes straight for Bryan and bashes his arm in the pod door. Christian goes up top and hits a splash onto Bryan. He continues with some stomps but Sheamus gets involved know. Series of strikes to Christian and tries to run Christian into a pod but Christian counters with a reverse DDT.
- Cesaro goes for a big swing but Christian counters. Cesaro launches Christian into the air but Christian latches onto the cage. Cesaro drags him down and hits a powerbomb into the pod and then an uppercut.
- Cesaro using a piece of the broken pod on Sheamus and hits it with an uppercut into Sheamus. Gut wrench suplex onto the steel from Cesaro. Cena enters now and goes after Christian with some slams. Bryan charges in now and nails Cena with some kicks. Christian from behind with a Killswitch on Bryan for a two count. Cesaro tries to big swing Christian but Cena attacks, but Christian gets launched into the corner and then hit with a Cena suplex.
- Sheamus with a White Noise on Cena. Cesaro now attack Sheamus and goes for the Neutralizer but Sheamus counters with a back body drop. Tornado DDT from Christian to Cesaro but then Cena takes out Christian.
- Cena goes after Cesaro but Cesaro hits the Swiss Death! Only gets a two count and now everyone is all out brawling. Bryan with kicks and Cesaro uppercutting everyone leads to a Cesaro deadlift suplex to Sheamus as Orton enters the match with all five men down.
- Orton just starts stomping everyone and then hitting his signature pose. He points to the Mania sign and goes for a punt on Bryan. Bryan dodges and everyone surrounds Orton. Orton retreats back into the bod. Sheamus tries to break in and Orton taunts him. Crowd chants "Pussy" at him. He continues to taunt Sheamus and he hits a Brogue Kick through the pod! Sheamus drags him out and puts him into the cage a few times. Cena now with a slam on Orton as Cesaro takes out Sheamus. Five knuckle shuffle but then Cesaro takes out Cena and hits the big swing on Orton! 30 rotations!
- Bryan takes advantage of the dizzy Cesaro with a german suplex but Sheamus knocks down Bryan. Sheamus slam to Christian. He goes for the Brogue Kick on Christian but misses and almost gets rolled up. Sheamus is chasing down Christian in a rage. Christian retreats but Sheamus follows him out. He tries for the Celtic Cross on the outside but Christian gets a hold of the cage and scales to the top of a pod. Sheamus follows up but Orton gets a hold of him for a superplex. Christian then hits a splash off the pod for the pinfall!
- Sheamus eliminated.
- Orton goes after Christian with some slams but then Bryan takes out Orton. He shifts focus to Christian and hits him with the Baisuku knee for the pinfall.
- Christian Eliminated
- The remaining four start brawling with each other. Cena gets the upperhand on Cesaro and Bryan does on Orton. The two men turn their attention to each other. Bryan and Cena with some mat wrestling that ends with an AA attempt. Cesaro hits a German suplex on Cena as he goes for the AA! Holy Shit! Cesaro takes out Orton and Cena tries for the STF. Fails and Cesaro goes for the gut wrench but Cenasteiner counter. Cena then hits an AA to the outside and locks the STF which cause Cesaro to tap.
- Cesaro eliminated.
- Cena and Orton lock up now and CEna get's the STF! WYATT TITANTRON AND THE LIGHTS GO OUT! WYATTS ARE IN THE CHAMBER!
- They are demolishing Bryan and Cena. Wyatt's just go to town on Cena with a series of slams and splashes. Wyatt with a Sister Abigail to Cena and leave the chamber. Orton takes advantage and pins Cena.
- John Cena eliminated.
- Kane out now and he is yelling at the Wyatt's to head to the back as they stand around the chamber. Kane enters the chamber to check on Cena now. Bryan goes up top and hits a flying knee to Kane! Orton puts Bryans through a pod. He goes for a superplex but Bryan counters. Bryan with kicks to a dangling Orton and then some running dropkicks.
- Bryan with a side superplex that gets him a two count. Bryan goes up top again but Orton recovers and hits the draping DDT. Bryan with the Baisuku knee but Kane grabs the official and breaks up the count!
- Series of counters and roll ups between Orton and Bryan. Kane with a cheap shot to Bryan and Orton hits the RKO for the pinfall
- Orton wins by pinfall