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-We open the show with a video package for several of the matches for tonight including the match between Charlotte and Asuka and the debuting Mustafa Ali taking on Daniel Bryan.
-Daniel comes out to the ring and talks more about how everyone is ruining the earth and how fickle they are before saying that the old Daniel Bryan is gone and the Yes Movement is dead. Daniel says that he's going to crush AJ's dream of becoming champion again before his opponent for tonight Mustafa Ali comes out to the ring and says that he wants a fight. They then go back and forth until Daniel slaps Ali and Ali hits a huricanrrana and a tope to the outside as we go to commercial.
Daniel Bryan vs Mustafa Ali
Daniel beats Ali down and stomps on him in the corner as the match having started during the commercial and starts focusing on his leg and ankle. Daniel stomps on the back of Ali and plays to the crowd before hitting what was formerly known as the Yes Kicks before Ali comes back with a series of kicks for a two count. Ali then hits a baseball slide before Daniel sends him face first into the ring post as we go to commercial.
Daniel puts Ali in the tree of woe and hits several running dropkicks before Ali counters a back suplex and Daniel missing a running dropkick in the corner. Ali comes back with chops before hitting a tornado DDT for a near fall before Ali misses the 054. Daniel then slams the leg of Ali into the ring post repeatedly before hitting a chop block and locking in a heel hook for the pin and the win.
Winner: Daniel Bryan defeats Mustafa Ali via submission with a heel hook.
-We have a rap battle between The Usos and The Bar hosted by New Day in which The Usos win and The Bar attack them afterwards.
-The Miz is in the ring and begs Shane McMahon to come out to the ring. The Miz begs Shane to team with him again before Shane says that the whole thing with them and the trophy is getting weird. The Miz then has a referee come out to the ring.
The Miz & Shane McMahon vs The Chips
The two guys attack Shane from behind before he takes them both out with strikes and finishes with a back elbow and a triangle choke for the tap and the win.
Winner: The Miz & Shane McMahon defeat two local performers via submission when Shane submits one of them with a triangle choke.
-Randy Orton comes out to the ring and talks about his match against Rey Mysterio this Sunday before Rey attacks him with a chair and sends him to the back as we go to commercial.
Rusev & Jeff Hardy vs Shinsuke Nakamura & Samoa Joe
Shinsuke kicks Jeff from behind when everyone is distracted by Carmella and Ｒ-Truth on the ramp before Joe comes in and Joe sends Jeff into the barricade as we go to commercial.
Joe is in control of Jeff as we return to the action before tagging Shinsuke in who hits Jeff with several knees to the midsection and sets him on the top turnbuckle before hitting him with his signature running knees in the corner for a two count. Joe puts Jeff in a stock submission when he comes in before Jeff comes back with Whisper in the Wind and tags Rusev in. Rusev drops Shinsuke when he comes in and hits him with several right hands and knees before hitting a fall away slam and a running back elbow in the corner into a spin kick. Rusev then gets a near fall off of a roundhouse kick that Joe breaks up before Shinsuke counters The Accolade and hits Shinsuke with the Machka Kick when he goes for the Kinshasa.for the pin and the win.
Winner: Jeff Hardy and Rusev defeat Shinsuke Nakamura and Samoa Joe via pinfall when Rusev pins Shinsuke with the Machka Kick.
Asuka vs Charlotte
Asuka takes Charlotte down and locks in a knee bar before Charlotte powers out of it and suplexes Asuka before Asuka hits a snap dragon suplex and counters a moonsault into the Asuka Lock. Charlotte gets to her feet and drives Asuka into the mat to break the hold before Asuka reapplies it and Charlotte rolls to the ropes for the break as we go to commercial.
They exchange strikes on their knees as we return to the ring before Asuka locks in an octopus stretch before Charlotte powers out of it and powerbombs her. Charlotte locks in a figure four, but Asuka counters before she can bridge into the Figure Eight and Charlotte gets to the ropes for the break. Charlotte focuses on the left leg of Asuka as Becky looks on from ringside before hitting her with several forearm strikes for a quick two count. Charlotte sends the leg of Asuka into the ring post before Asuka gets a near fall off of an inside cradle and Charlotte chops her repeatedly until Asuka hits a hip toss and a counters a spear into a code breaker for a near fall in midair. Asuka kicks Charlotte repeatedly before Charlotte spears her for a near fall.
They then counter each other until Asuka locks in the Asuka Lock and they end up falling out of the ring before Charlotte grabs a kendo stick before hitting Asuka with it for the disqualification.
Winner: Asuka defeats Charlotte via disqualification when Charlotte attacks her with a kendo stick.
-After the match Charlotte attacks both Asuka and the champion Becky Lynch before Becky fights her off and hits Charlotte with the stick. Asuka then sends Becky over the announce table and beats both of her opponents this Sunday with the stick before standing tall on the announce table as we go off the air.