Daniel Bryan versus Dolph Ziggler with Guest Referee Dean Ambrose
They lock up and Bryan with a waist lock. Ziggler goes for the leg but Bryan gets away and into the corner. They lock up and Bryan with a side head lock. Bryan with a shoulder tackle and side head lock take down. They go for a Greco Roman knuckle lock and Bryan with a back drop and then he stomps on the elbow. Bryan with a European uppercut to Ziggler but Ziggler with punches in the corner as we see the ring post cam view. Ziggler with a leaping elbow drop for a near fall. Ziggler with a side head lock. Ziggler slaps Bryan in the corner and Bryan pushes Ziggler. Ziggler pushes back and Bryan with a punch. They exchange punches and Bryan with a European uppercut. Bryan sends Ziggler into the turnbuckles. Ziggler with an Irish whip and he flips over in the corner. Bryan skins the cat and he sends Ziggler to the floor with a head scissors. Bryan with a drop kick through the ropes to Ziggler and then he goes to the apron and he misses a flying knee. Ziggler with a clothesline that sends both men over the barrier into Yeatonville and we go to commercial.
We are back and Ziggler with a reverse chin lock into a sleeper and he gets on Bryan’s back but Bryan backs Ziggler into the turnbuckles. Ziggler tries for a Fameasser but Bryan blocks it. Bryan with a rollup for a near fall followed by a German suplex for a near fall. Bryan goes up top and Ziggler hits the ropes to crotch Bryan. Ziggler sets for a superplex but Bryan blocks it and he punches Ziggler and hits a head butt to send Ziggler to the mat. Ziggler goes up top and he hits a super X Factor for a near fall. Ziggler goes for a Zig Zag but Bryan holds on to the ropes. Bryan tries for a backslide but Ziggler blocks it. Ziggler with a back slide of his own for a near fall. Bryan misses a round kick with the left but does not miss with the right and he gets a near fall. Bryan with kicks and then he hits the running drop kick. Ziggler goes for a second one but he is met with a super kick and Zig Zag for the three count.
Winner: Dolph Ziggler
After the match: Ambrose raises Ziggler’s hand and then he hits the double underhook DDT and he throws off the referee shirt. Ambrose goes under the ring and he gets a ladder. Ambrose sets up the ladder in the center of the ring but Wade Barrett makes his way to the ring to pull Ambrose off. Truth comes into the ring and so does Stardust and Harper. Harper attacks Ambrose while Barrett joins in on the attack on Ambrose. Ambrose kicks Truth and hits the double underhook DDT. Everyone tries to climb the ladder and then Barrett sends Bryan into the ladder and then hits him with a Bullhammer. Barrett kicks Stardust off the ladder. Ziggler with a super kick on Barrett. Stardust with a Flatliner on Ziggler. Ambrose and Stardust climb the ladder and Harper pushes it over.
Dean Ambrose, Daniel Bryan, and Dolph Ziggler vs. Stardust, Luke Harper, and Wade Barrett
Before the match can start, R Truth makes his way onto the stage and he does not appear to have the title belt with him. Stardust and Ambrose are supposed to start the match but everyone looks at Truth. Stardust with a cartwheel before locking up. Ambrose with a side head lock and shoulder tackle followed by a forearm. Stardust with a shot to the eyes and then he punches Ambrose while we see Truth has the belt hanging from the back of his suit. Ambrose with a splash into the corner and a bulldog. Ambrose with a suplex and he stands on the hand and he tags in Bryan. Bryan with a European uppercut or two and then he goes for a surfboard. Bryan with kicks to Stardust followed by a wrist lock and Ziggler tags himself in. Ziggler and Bryan have some words and Stardust goes after Ziggler but misses. Bryan clotheslines Stardust over the top rope to the floor and we go to commercial. We are back and Harper with a European uppercut to Ambrose followed by an Irish whip but he runs into a boot. Ambrose with a tornado DDT. Ziggler and Stardust tag in and Ziggler with a clothesline and Splash followed by a neck breaker and elbow drop. Ziggler with a hesitation DDT for a near fall. Ziggler gets sent to the apron but Ziggler drops Stardust on the top rope. Harper slows down Ziggler and Stardust with a springboard round kick to send Ziggler to the floor.
Barrett runs Ziggler into the apron and he gets a near fall. Barrett sends Ziggler into the turnbuckles and then he puts him on top and connects with forearms followed by a knee to the midsection to send him back to the mat for a near fall. Stardust tags in and he kicks Ziggler. Harper tags in and adds more damage to the midsection. Barrett tags in and he kicks Ziggler. Barrett with a neck breaker to Ziggler for a near fall. Harper tags in and he sends Barrett at Ziggler but Dolph moves and Barrett goes over the top rope. Harper goes to the floor as well. Stardust tries to stop Ambrose or Bryan but Barrett and Harper pull Bryan and Ambrose off the apron. Ziggler with an X Factor after escaping a power bomb. Everyone fights on the floor until Harper and Ziggler get back into the ring and Harper with a boot and power bomb for a near fall as we go to commercial. We are back and Barrett with a reverse chin lock on Ziggler. Ziggler with punches but Barrett gets Ziggler on his shoulders for Wasteland, but Ziggler counters with a DDT. Bryan tags in and he drop kicks Stardust and Harper off the apron. Bryan with punches but Barrett with an Irish whip. Bryan flips over Barrett and he hits a suicide dive onto Harper but he tags in Ambrose. Ambrose with an elbow for a near fall. Ambrose with punches and chops to Stardust. Stardust with a punch but Ambrose bounces off the ropes and hits a clothesline. Harper with a boot and Ziggler goes for a super kick but he hits Bryan. Ziggler with a super kick to Harper. Barrett with Wasteland that sends Ziggler onto Harper and Stardust. Ambrose avoids a Bullhammer and hits the double underhook DDT for the three count.
Winners: Dean Ambrose, Daniel Bryan, and Dolph Ziggler
After the match: Harper attacks Ambrose from behind and sends him over the announce table. Harper points at Truth and Truth has a scared look on his face. Truth backs away from Harper but Ambrose hits Harper from behind. Stardust takes the title belt and goes into the crowd. Ambrose goes after Stardust and he takes the title belt. The belt falls in front of Truth and he picks it up again. Truth backs up and turns around to Harper. Harper does the Mutombo and Truth throws the belt into the ring and it lands in front of Bryan. Ambrose hits Harper off the ringside barrier. Ziggler grabs the belt while Bryan holds on to it. Bryan and Ziggler exchange punches. Stardust misses Beautiful Disaster on Ziggler and Ziggler with a super kick. Bryan with a flying knee to Harper. Barrett with a Bullhammer to Ziggler, Bryan, and Ambrose.
Dean Ambrose versus Stardust
Winner: Dean Ambrose
After the match, Ambrose takes the title belt off the turnbuckles. Wade Barrett attacks Ambrose from behind, because his music did not play. Daniel Bryan comes out and he goes after Barrett. Bryan kicks and punches Barrett. Luke Harper comes out and he attacks Bryan. Dolph Ziggler comes out and he goes after Barrett.
While these six men battle in the ring, R Truth grabs the title belt and he puts it in his bag of tricks. Ambrose sends Barrett to the floor while Stardust hits CrossDust on Ambrose. Ziggler with a super kick to Stardust. Harper with a discus lariat to Ziggler. Bryan with a flying knee to Harper. Barrett with a Bullhammer to Bryan.
Luke Harper versus Daniel Bryan
After the match: Daniel Bryan gets on the announce table and he points to the Wrestlemania sign and he does a one armed yes. Wade Barrett assumes possession of his title belt, but Dean Ambrose stops him. Barrett with a kick and he bounces off the ropes and hits a clothesline and takes the belt. Harper with a boot to Ambrose and he takes the belt. R Truth takes the title belt and walks away.
Luke Harper stops Truth before he can get up the ramp and Truth tries to get around Harper but Harper demands the belt. Truth drops the belt and starts to walk away but Harper with a short arm clothesline. Harper has the de facto title once again. Dolph Ziggler appears out of nowhere with a super kick and he takes the title belt for himself. Daniel has the crowd chanting Yes while Dolph climbs the ladder on stage, eyeing as he holds the title.