WWE Extreme Rules Coverage: Steel Cage Match
May 4, 2014 - by Michael Riba
Steel Cage Match: Bray Wyatt (w/Erick Rowan and Luke Harper) vs. John Cena
Cena gets Wyatt in a headlock down on the mat, but Wyatt fights to his feet and sends Cena off the ropes. Wyatt drops Cena with a shoulder tackle and then takes Cena down with a clubbing blow to the back of his head. Wyatt delivers a right hand as the crowd chants “Let’s Go Wyatt!” Wyatt stomps Cena down in the corner and then delivers a big right hand. Cena comes back and tosses Wyatt into the corner and then delivers a fisherman’s suplex. Cena goes to escape the cage, but Harper and Rowan stare him down. Cena is distracted by them and Wyatt attacks him as the crowd has “Let’s Go Cena” and “Cena Sucks” dueling chants. Wyatt catches Cena with an elbow and then tosses Cena face-first into the cage wall. Wyatt clocks Cena with a big right hand and then grinds his face against the cage. Wyatt holds Cena against the cage and Rowan rams himself into the cage and into Cena. The crowd starts singing “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands” and begins swaying back and forth. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat and goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two. Wyatt tries to escape through the door, but Cena stops him. Cena catapults Wyatt into the cage and then begins to climb the cage. Harper and Rowan are waiting for him on the outside, but Wyatt grabs Cena and stops him. Wyatt pulls Cena back into the cage, but Cena slams Wyatt’s face into the cage. Cena begins climbing again, but Wyatt stops him. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat and goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two. Wyatt grabs Cena and begins dancing with him in the ring. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat and goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two again. Cena gets to his feet and goes for the AA, but Wyatt shoves him away. Cena comes back and delivers a dropkick to Wyatt. Cena begins climbing the cage again, and Wyatt does his creepy back-bend crawl towards the door. Cena jumps down and tries to stop him, but Wyatt plants Cena down to the mat again. Wyatt goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat again and then goes to slam him into the cage, but Cena counters and slams Wyatt into the cage. Cena takes Wyatt down with a shoulder tackle and a side-slam. Cena connects with a Five-Knuckle Shuffle and picks Wyatt up, but Wyatt hangs onto the cage. Cena grabs Wyatt and drops him with a powerbomb. Cena goes for the cover, but Wyatt kicks out at two. The door is open, but Rowan slams it shut when Cena comes near it. Cena tries to push it open, but Rowan is holding it steady. Cena gets it open, but Harper helps Rowan out. Cena pushes it open again, but Wyatt attacks Cena from behind. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat and goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two. Wyatt goes for the back-drop splash on Cena, but Cena moves and climbs over the cage. Rowan catches Cena on his shoulders and pushes Cena back into the cage. Wyatt climbs the cage and battles with Cena. Cena drops Wyatt face-first to the mat and Cena tries to escape again, but Harper stops him and they fight on the top of the cage. Cena drags Harper into the cage and climbs over the top. Wyatt goes for the door, but Cena kicks it into his face from the top of the cage. Rowan grabs a chair and hits Cena with it, and Cena crawls back into the ring. Wyatt slams Cena down to the mat and delivers the splash and goes for the cover, but Cena kicks out at two. Wyatt goes for Sister Abigail, but Cena counters and locks in the STF. Wyatt crawls towards the door and Cena breaks the hold. Wyatt slams Cena into the steel cage and begins to climb. Cena climbs after Wyatt and puts him in postion for the AA. Cena delivers the AA from the ropes and goes for the cover, but Harper breaks up the pin. Cena takes Harper down with a clothesline and begins to climb the cage. Rowan climbs the cage on the outside and delivers a right hand to Cena. Cena grabs Rowan’s beard and slams his head into the cage. Cena delivers the leg-drop to Harper and all three Wyatt Family members are down. Cena crawls toward the door, but the lights go out in the arena. We see some little kid with a muffled voice singing “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands” by the cage and Wyatt hits Cena with Sister Abigail. Wyatt walks out the door and hits the floor for the win.
Winner: Bray Wyatt.
After the match, Wyatt hugs the little kid that is outside the ring. Harper and Rowan grab the little kid’s hands and they walk up the ramp with Wyatt.
We join the expert panel of Josh Mathews, Booker T, Sheamus, and Alex Riley. They talk about what we just saw with Bray Wyatt and John Cena, and then talk about their favorite parts of the show so far. Alex Riley and Booker T agree that The Shield’s victory was completely awesome, while Sheamus says his sights are set on Bad News Barrett.
We take a look back at the WeeLC Match from the Extreme Rules Preshow.