Reigns & Bryan def.The Usos in a Tag Team Turmoil Match
The best show on Thursday night opened with Kane and Big Show addressing WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos, Los Matadores, The Miz & Damien Mizdow, Titus O’Neil & Heath Slater and The Ascension. The teams learned the incredible news that they’d be competing in a WWE Tag Team Turmoil Match — a concept borrowed from WWE Hall of Famer Pat Patterson.
As for the rules of the contest, two tag teams would start things out, with the winning combination facing another tag team, the winner of that contest facing another, and so on, until one tag team reigned supreme. While the teams would be picked at random for the most part, Kane made it clear that Roman Reigns would begin the match alongside his opponent at WWE Fastlane, Daniel Bryan!
The second opponents for the unlikely duo were none other than the WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos. Reigns was visibly not pleased to find himself in a match against his cousins. That wouldn’t stop the powerful Superstar and WWE’s “Yes!” Man from continuing to try and one up each other once the bell sounded, however. When Bryan engaged in an onslaught on the down Usos outside the ring, though, Reigns pulled him off, an action that ignited a shouting match between the Fastlane opponents.
The inner conflict continued for Reigns when, moments later, he prevented The Usos from getting the pin on Bryan. This action lit the fuse on more chaos that included Usos aerial assaults over the top rope, Superman Punches, Flying Goats, Samoan Super Kicks and finally Bryan’s “Yes!” Lock for the win. When the over-enthusiastic Bryan didn’t let it go right away, however, Reigns again broke it up and the tension between them increased that much more.
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