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After last night’s UFC show where Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds, it’s going to be hard for WWE to follow it up. However, the way they can do so is simply to have a smart show with smart outcomes.
Then again, this is the PPV full of gimmick matches where there is no need for gimmick matches to close out the year.
Roman Reigns and Sheamus is already a dead feud and it looks like they’re going to need to get through this show and the next show unless they switch the belts early. But there are some darkhorse matches. The Triple Threat Tag Team Ladder match has a chance to be really fun. Also, Dean Ambrose vs Kevin Owens should be excellent, if giving enough time.
On the pre-show, Sasha Banks beat Becky Lynch.
New Day Vs Lucha Dragons Vs Usos
They are going all out here. There are some super crazy spots including Sin Cara doing a senton over the top rope and onto a ladder which was perched on both Usos.
Big E also did a spot where he was underneath the ladder and both Lucha Dragons were going up the ladder. He bench pressed the ladder and Sin Cara flew off while Kalisto then dove onto both Usos who slammed him. Continue reading