Damian Priest celebrates his birthday by successfully defending his WWE United States Championship in a triple threat match at WWE Extreme Rules 2021 against Jeff Hardy and Sheamus.
WWE United States Championship Triple Threat Match
Damian Priest (c) vs Jeff Hardy vs Sheamus
Jeff is immediately sent out of the ring before Damian and Sheamus exchange strikes until Damian clotheslines himself and Sheamus over the top rope and down onto the floor before sending him into the barricade before beating on him around ringside. Jeff comes back with a dive off of the apron before Damian hits a flipping senton on Sheamus and Jeff before tossing Jeff back inside and hitting jumping moves in opposite corners before Sheamus drives Damian into the post. Sheamus hits Jeff with a backbreaker before hitting a powerslam and clubbing Damian before Damian clubs Sheamus and Sheamus snaps his neck in the ropes before Jeff dropkicks Sheamus out of nowhere. Jeff gets two off of a unique pin attempt that Damian breaks up before Sheamus hits an Alabama slam into a cloverleaf before Damian breaks up the hold and rocks Sheamus with a kick before Sheamus hits White Noise for a near fall that Jeff breaks up. Jeff hits Sheamus with a Twist of Fate before Damian counters one and Jeff counters The Reckoning into the Twist of Fate before going up top and missing a Swanton Bomb when Sheamus knocks him off of the top rope and into the ropes. Sheamus hits a diving knee drop for a near fall on Damian before kicking Jeff out of the ring and Damian and Sheamus counter each other before Sheamus goes up top and Damian hits South of Heaven for a near fall that Jeff breaks up with a Swanton Bomb. Sheamus then boots Damian before Jeff tosses Sheamus out of the ring and rolls Damian up for a near fall before Sheamus hits Jeff with a Brogue Kick and Damian rolls Sheamus up for the pin and the win.
Winner: Damian Priest defeats Jeff Hardy, and Sheamus via pinfall to retain his United States title.