WWE Payback 2016

May 1, 2016
Allstate Arena
Rosemont, Illinois.

KICK-OFF SHOW

Dolph Ziggler vs Baron Corbin

Dolph Ziggler defeated Baron Corbin via pinfall following a roll up pin.

WWE UNITED STATES CHAMPIONSHIP

Kalisto (c) vs Ryback

Kalisto retained his championship via pinfall following a Salida Del Sol.

MAIN CARD

To Determine The No. 1 Contenders For the WWE Tag Team Championship

The Vaudevillains vs Enzo & Cass

The match was stopped after Enzo Amore suffered a concussion after hitting his head on the bottom rope and then the ring apron. Resulting in a no-contest.

Sami Zayn vs Kevin Owens

Kevin Owens defeated Sami Zayn via pinfall following a pop-up powerbomb after a really good match.

WWE INTERCONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIP

The Miz (c) w/Maryse vs Cesaro

The Miz retained his championship following a roll-up pin. During the match, Cesaro had The Miz beaten with a crossface, but the referee was distracted by the brawl going on between Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens on the outside.

Chris Jericho vs Dean Ambrose

Dean Ambrose defeated Chris Jericho via pinfall following Dirty Deeds.

WWE WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP

Charlotte (c) w/Ric Flair vs Natalya w/Bret Hart

Charlotte retained her championship via submission after referee Charles Robinson called for the bell with Natalya in the Sharpshooter. Natalya didn’t tap-out. The finish was a throw back to the now infamous Montreal Screwjob of Survivor Series 1997. After the match, Natalya locked in the Sharpshooter on Charlotte, whilst Bret locked in the hold on Ric Flair.

WWE HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

Roman Reigns (c) vs AJ Styles

Roman Reigns retained his championship via pinfall following a spear. The match was restarted on two occasions, the first being by Shane McMahon, after it appeared that AJ Styles had won the match via countout. The second time, by Stephanie McMahon, after Reigns was disqualified for a low-blow. Stephanie restarted the match as a no-disqualification match, which allowed for interference from Karl Anderson, Doc Gallows and The Usos.

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