WWE Extreme Rules Coverage: WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match
May 4, 2014 - by Michael Riba
WWE World Heavyweight Championship Extreme Rules Match: Daniel Bryan vs. Kane
Bryan attacks Kane on the entrance ramp and the referee calls for the bell. Kane slams Bryan into the steel barricade and then slams him into the ring apron. Kane grabs a kendo stick and begins beating Bryan with it. Bryan fights back, but Kane clocks him with a right hand. Kane goes up top, but Bryan cuts him off and goes up top. Bryan delivers a series of right hands and then tosses Kane down to the mat. Bryan sends Kane into the ropes and then clotheslines him over the top rope and to the floor. Kane gets up first and drops Bryan with a big boot. Kane kicks Bryan in the midsection and then tosses him into the barricade. Kane slams Bryan onto the top of the barricade with a chair on Bryan’s back. Kane tosses Bryan back into the ring and tosses some chairs in there as well. Kane wedges a chair into the corner, but Bryan rolls to the outside and grabs the kendo stick. He hits Kane with it and gets back into the ring. Kane drapes Bryan over the top rope and then smacks him on the back with a steel chair. Kane slams Bryan on the chair and goes for the cover, but Bryan kicks out at two. Bryan comes back and slams Kane into the chair that was wedged in the ropes and then sends him to the outside. Bryan jumps through the ropes and onto Kane. The crowd begins a loud “Yes!” chant and then Bryan destroys the Spanish announce table and the regular announce table. Bryan slaps Kane with the table cover, but Kane counters with a right hand. Kane slams Bryan into the Spanish announce table and then hits him with a piece of the other table. Kane goes to choke slam Bryan through the table, but Bryan fights out and delivers a tornado DDT to Kane. Kane and Bryan both deliver knees, but Kane gets the upperhand and tosses Bryan into the steel steps. Kane takes the steps apart and goes for the tombstone piledriver on the steps, but Bryan counters and shoves Kane into the ring post. Bryan grabs the kendo stick and destroys Kane with it all the way up the ramo, before Kane counters with a bug right hand. Kane slams Bryan into the light grid on the stage, which knocks the lights out. Kane drags Bryan backstage and tosses him into a table. Kane slams Bryan into a trunk and the video feed is kind of choppy because Kane threw some electrical equipment into water. They fight to the parking lot and Kane tosses Bryan into the television truck. Bryan comes back and hits Kane with a shovel. They fight on the hood of a car, but Kane back-body drops Bryan onto it. Bryan comes back and nails Kane with a tire iron and Kane is down and out in the parking garage. Bryan drags Kane onto the wood plank on a forklift and then beats him with the tire iron. Bryan gets into the forklift and begins to drive it. Bryan drives the forklift back into the arena and drives it all the way down to the ring. Bryan drops Kane into the ring from the forklift. Bryan connects with a diving headbutt from the top of the forklift. Bryan goes for the cover, but Kane kicks out at two. Bryan goes for the running knee, but Kane catches him and drops him with a choke slam. Kane goes for the cover, but Bryan kicks out at two. Kane grabs Bryan and goes for the tombstone on a steel chair, but Bryan counters and DDTs Kane on the chair. Bryan goes for the cover, but Kane kicks out at two. Bryan grabs the chair and destroys Kane with it. Bryan goes for the Yes Lock, and he locks it in. Kane grabs the kendo stick and hits Bryan with it, but Bryan takes it from him and uses it for the Yes Lock. Kane gets free and crawls out of the ring. Bryan launches himself through the ropes, but Kane catches him and choke slams him through the regular announce table. Kane tosses Bryan back into the ring and grabs a table from under the ring. Kane sets the table up on the outside. Kane grabs a can of gasoline and a lighter and lights the table on fire. Kane gets to the apron, but Bryan knocks him through the flaming table. Kane gets back into the ring, but Bryan hits him with the running knee and gets the pin fall.
Winner and still WWE World Heavyweight Champion: Daniel Bryan.
After the match, Bryan celebrates his victory, but Kane gets to his feet and sets the stage on fire with his pyro. Kane’s music hits and he and Bryan stare each other down as Extreme Rules comes to a close.