“Then. Now. Forever.” The WWE video leads us into the show.
June 5, 2022
results from Wrestleview.com
A video highlighting tonight’s Hell in a Cell event plays. We go
live into the legendary Allstate Arena to see a big fireworks
Jimmy Smith, Corey Graves, and Byron Saxton welcome us to the show.
They talk about Cody Rhodes’ partially torn right pectoral tendon
and how it could impact tonight’s big match against Seth “Freakin”
Video Package: Raw Women’s Championship
Raw Women’s Championship – Triple Threat
Becky Lynch vs. Asuka vs. Bianca Belair (c)
The bell rings, and Lynch shoves both Asuka and Belair. Lynch shoves
Asuka into Belair, but Asuka puts the brakes on. Belair and Asuka
attack Lynch and get her out of the ring. The crowd goes wild as
Belair and Asuka prepare to square off. They lock up, and Asuka
wrenches the arm. Asuka hits a snapmare, but Belair pops up and
knocks her back. Asuka sends her into the ropes and follows her in
for a flying clothesline. Asuka hits the ropes, but Lynch pulls her
out of the ring. Lynch knocks Belair back and goes to the second
rope. Belair cuts her off and slams her down to the canvas for a
two-count. Lynch whips her to the corner, but Belair slingshots over
her and takes her down. Lynch quickly kicks her back, but Asuka
jumps off Belair’s back with a dropkick to Lynch. Asuka hits Lynch
with a bulldog while hitting Belair with a clothesline.
Asuka kicks away at the chests of Belair and Lynch. Asuka connects
with a hip attack on Lynch before sidestepping Belair, sending her
into Lynch. Belair quickly comes back and goes for a KOD on Asuka.
Asuka gets out and takes Belair down for a cross arm breaker. Belair
rolls through, powers Asuka up, and slams her into the turnbuckles.
Belair charges, but Asuka takes her down. Asuka goes to the second
rope, but Lynch slams her off onto Belair. Lynch covers both, but
only gets a two-count.
Lynch dumps Asuka out of the ring and attacks Belair for a
two-count. Lynch stomps away at Belair in the corner before choking
her on the ropes. Lynch continues to attack her before Asuka gets on
the apron and grabs her. Lynch gets away as Belair charges, and
Belair inadvertently knocks Asuka off the apron. Lynch quickly
attacks Belair and puts her on the ropes. Lynch goes to the second
rope for a diving leg drop to pick up a near fall. An irate Lynch
peppers the Raw Women’s Champion with boots to the head. Belair
comes back with a jawbreaker, but she misses a clothesline. Lynch
goes for a head-scissor into an armbar, but Belair avoids it. Lynch
follows through and hits a Bexploder. Lynch hits Asuka with a
baseball slide before hitting a diving ax handle to the floor. Lynch
puts Belair back in the ring and hits another diving leg drop. Lynch
covers, but Asuka breaks it up with a sliding knee to the face.
Lynch and Asuka trade uppercuts before Asuka hits a backslide for a
two-count. Asuka absolutely lights her up with strikes before
hitting a German Suplex. Asuka follows up with a big hip attack for
a near fall. Asuka goes for an Asuka Lock, but Lynch counters into a
roll-up for a two-count. Lynch goes for the Dis-Arm-Her, but Belair
attacks her. Belair goes for a KOD and hits Asuka with a big boot as
well. Lynch lands on her feet, but Belair still runs over both
women. Belair goes for 10 punches on Asuka in the corner before
backflipping over Lynch! Belair then does the 10 punches on Lynch
and Asuka. Lynch pulls the braid, but Belair comes back with a
spinebuster. Belair then hits Asuka with a double chicken wing slam
onto Lynch. Belair hits a handspring standing moonsault on both
women for a near fall.
The crowd chants, “This is awesome.” Belair shoulders Lynch in the
corner and puts her on the top rope. Belair goes for a superplex,
but Lynch blocks it. Asuka runs up and goes for the Tower of Doom,
but Belair kicks her away. Belair moonsaults over Asuka, but Asuka
hits her with double knees to the face. Asuka then hits Lynch with
the same move. Asuka hits Belair and Lynch with a double hip attack.
Asuka covers both, but only picks up two-counts. Asuka goes for an
ankle lock on Lynch, but Belair runs up and goes for a kick. Asuka
blocks it and applies ankle locks to both women. They hit a double
rollout to get Asuka out of the ring.
Lynch and Belair hobble around the ring and attack each other.
Belair knocks her down, but Lynch soon attempts the Dis-Arm-Her.
Belair fights it and powers Lynch up on her shoulder! Belair
transitions into the KOD, but Lynch holds the top rope. Lynch goes
for a cross-body block, but Belair rolls through and powers her up.
Lynch gets out and shoves Belair into a missile dropkick from Asuka.
Lynch approaches Belair, but Belair gets an inside cradle for a near
fall. Lynch connects with the Manhandle Slam on Belair and covers,
but Asuka breaks it up at the last possible moment!
Lynch swings wildly at Asuka but keeps missing. Asuka lights her up
with strikes and knees her in the face. Belair lifts Lynch, but
Asuka kicks her. Lynch takes Belair down and covers, but Asuka
breaks it up again. Asuka slowly gets up and screams before hitting
Lynch with a German Suplex. Lynch quickly comes back by getting
Asuka tied up in the ropes and applying a Dis-Arm-Her. Belair grabs
Lynch and goes for the KOD on the apron! Asuka attacks Belair and
knocks her off the apron. Asuka and Lynch trade pins before Asuka
applies the Asuka Lock! Lynch fights up and kicks off the
turnbuckles a la Bret Hart vs. Roddy Piper at WrestleMania VIII, but
only picks up a near fall. Belair runs in, but Asuka kicks her away.
Belair counters a hip attack from Asuka into a slam into the
turnbuckles. Lynch quickly throws Belair out of the ring and hits
Asuka with a Manhandle Slam. Lynch covers, but Belair grabs her and
throws her out of the ring. Belair then picks the scraps left by
Lynch and pins Asuka for the win.
Winner by Pinfall and still Raw Women’s Champion: Bianca Belair
A video hypes up WWE Unified Universal Heavyweight Champion Roman
MVP and Omos are discussing their strategy backstage. Cedric
Alexander offers to help, but they tell him that he’s disappointed
them time after time.
Video Package: Bobby Lashley vs. MVP and Omos – MVP does a good diss
track in the video
2-on-1 Handicap Match
Omos and MVP vs. Bobby Lashley
There are LOUD “Bobby” chants. MVP starts the match against Lashley
but almost immediately gets in his corner to keep Lashley back. MVP
then tags Omos in. Omos slowly gets in the ring and stares down at
Lashley. They take A LOT of time before doing anything. Omos offers
a test of strength before deking him out. Lashley attacks Omos
before scaring MVP off the apron. Omos attacks Lashley. MVP grabs
Lashley’s ankle, and Omos avalanches him. Omos throws Lashley across
the ring and tags MVP in. MVP punches away at Lashley. Omos
continually attacks Lashley before MVP hits a big boot to knock
Lashley out of the ring. Omos tags in and shoulder blocks Lashley
through the barricade! The referee starts counting him out, but
Lashley barely makes it back in. MVP attacks Lashley and covers a
few times for two-counts. MVP goes for a Playmaker, but Lashley gets
out. Lashley knocks Omos off the apron and spears MVP! Lashley
covers, but Omos breaks it up. Omos grabs Lashley by the throat, but
Cedric Alexander runs in. Omos grabs him and throws him over the top
rope. Omos then turns into a Spear from Lashley! Lashley then grabs
MVP and applies the Hurt Lock for the submission.
Winner by Submission: Bobby Lashley
The crowd goes wild for Bobby Lashley as he poses on the
turnbuckles. Lashley goes outside and grabs a WWE Championship
replica from a fan and poses with it. The announcers say that
Lashley is calling his shot on Roman Reigns.
Videos are shown of the interesting rivalry between Kevin Owens and
Kevin Owens vs. Ezekiel
The crowd chants, “Zeke,” which only serves to further infuriate
Owens. Ezekiel immediately knees Owens in the face and comes off the
top rope with a diving elbow drop for a near fall! Ezekiel chops and
forearms Owens around ringside before bouncing him off the
commentary table. Ezekiel gets in the ring to break up the count.
Owens chops him, but Ezekiel quickly fights back. Owens then
reverses a whip into the ring post. Ezekiel hits the ring post hard.
Ezekiel slowly rolls into the ring, and Owens greets him with a DDT
for a near fall. Owens argues the count with the referee before
stomping away at Ezekiel. Owens hits a senton splash and follows up
with a moonsault off the second rope for a near fall.
Ezekiel is busted open from going into the ring post. Owens stomps
Ezekiel and shouts that he is Elias. Owens applies a rear chin lock
and shouts “Elias” over and over again. The crowd chants, “Zeke.”
Ezekiel pulls Owens off, but Owens responds with a clothesline.
Owens kicks Ezekiel in the ribs before choking him on the ropes.
Owens continues to attack, but Ezekiel fights back. Ezekiel whips
him hard into the corner. Owens rolls up the turnbuckle before
falling to the canvas. Owens makes a comeback and takes Ezekiel
down. Owens goes for a Swanton Bomb, but Ezekiel gets the knees up.
Ezekiel takes it to Owens and avalanches him a few times. Owens soon
sidesteps him, but Ezekiel hits a spinebuster for a near fall. Owens
fights back with a Stunner attempt, but Ezekiel gets out. Owens hits
a Pop-up Powerbomb for a near fall.
Owens shouts that Ezekiel is Elias and slaps him a few times.
Ezekiel fights back and rolls him up for a two-count. Ezekiel knees
him in the face and goes to the top rope, but Owens crotches him up
there. Owens hits a superkick, and Elias drops down into the corner.
Owens hits a cannonball. Owens gets him to his feet, shouts “Elias,”
and hits a Stunner for the win!
Winner by Pinfall: Kevin Owens
Video Package: The career of Seth “Freakin” Rollins
Video Package: 6-Person Mixed Tag Team Match
6-Person Mixed Tag Team Match
The Judgment Day (Edge, Damian Priest, and Rhea Ripley) vs. Liv
Morgan, Finn Bálor, and AJ Styles
It will be Rhea Ripley, wearing new attire, starting against Liv
Morgan. They get into an argument, and everyone is in the ring
brawling all of a sudden. Styles, Morgan, and Bálor clear the ring.
Bálor and Styles send Morgan into Ripley for a hurricanrana. Morgan
hits a running back elbow on Ripley before hitting a high knee.
Morgan charges, but Ripley floors her with a head-butt. Ripley takes
a moment to gather herself before hitting Morgan with a snap suplex.
Ripley connects with a delayed vertical suplex for a two-count.
Ripley attacks Morgan, but Morgan comes back with a missile
dropkick. Ripley quickly retreats to her corner. Morgan then tags in
AJ Styles. Styles wants Edge, but Damian Priest comes in.
The crowd loudly boos as Priest comes in the ring. Styles blocks a
kick and quickly attacks Priest. Styles dropkicks him back, ducks a
clothesline, and hits a Pele Kick. Finn Bálor tags in and punches
Priest in the ribs. Bálor wrenches the arm before applying a side
headlock. Bálor hits the ropes and dropkicks Priest in the knee.
Bálor wraps the knee around the ropes, but Priest forearms him in
the head. Bálor fights back and scares Edge off. Priest attacks
Bálor and sends him out of the ring. Edge tags in. Edge takes Bálor
down at ringside before bouncing him off the commentary table and
the apron. Edge gets Bálor in the ring and attacks. Priest tags in
and punches away at Bálor. Edge gets a cheap shot in. Priest hits a
back elbow on Bálor before taking him down for a two-count. Edge
tags back in and kicks Bálor in the ribs. Edge whips him hard into
the corner, but Bálor soon fights back. Edge quickly comes back with
a flapjack. Priest tags in and stomps Bálor. Bálor fights back, but
Priest clotheslines him down for a two-count. Bálor tries to make a
tag, but Priest counters into a backbreaker for a near fall. Bálor
comes back with a nasty chop and an overhead kick.
Edge and Styles tag in. Styles attacks Priest, but Priest wasn’t
ready or in position. Styles takes Edge down before slamming Priest.
Styles hits a diving forearm on Edge before connecting with the
ushigoroshi for a near fall. Ripley runs in, but Morgan gets her out
of the ring. Styles knees Priest and knocks Edge back. Styles hits
Edge with a Phenomenal Forearm, but Priest pulls him out of the ring
before the three-count.
Ripley and Morgan tag in. Ripley counts a hurricanrana into a
powerbomb attempt, but Morgan counters into a roll-up for a
two-count. Morgan hits a crucifix pin for another two-count. Ripley
quickly comes back with a nasty full nelson suplex. They fumble a
power spot into a slam from Ripley for a two-count. Ripley goes for
a Riptide, but Morgan gets out and hits a spike DDT. Bálor tags in.
Styles and Bálor take down Edge and Priest and get them out of the
ring. Styles and Priest hit stereo planchas before Morgan hits
Ripley with a suicide dive. Bálor gets Priest in the ring and kicks
him down. Bálor goes to the top rope, but Ripley crotches him up
there. Edge tags in, but Bálor fights them off. Priest hits South of
Heaven on Bálor before turning into a Phenomenal Forearm from
Styles. Edge gets Styles out of the ring and goes for a Spear on
Bálor. Bálor counters into an inside cradle for a near fall. Bálor
hits Edge with a Sling Blade before hitting a Woo Dropkick. Bálor
goes to the top rope, but Ripley distracts him. Morgan gets Ripley
out of the ring. Bálor misses the Coup de Grace, and Edge hits a
Spear for the win.
Winners by Pinfall: The Judgment Day
Replays are shown of Bobby Lashley beating MVP and Omos in a
Handicap Match earlier tonight.
Bobby Lashley is backstage when Cedric Alexander walks up to him.
Alexander says he’s had enough of MVP and Omos. Lashley gives him
credit for standing up for himself.
Video Package: Happy Corbin vs. Madcap Moss
Michael Cole is joined by Corey Graves. Pat McAfee is off for
No Holds Barred
Happy Corbin vs. Madcap Moss
They immediately start brawling and wind up going up the ramp. They
tumble into the LED walls. Moss sends Corbin into the barricade and
gets Corbin in the ring. Moss quickly clotheslines him out of the
ring and grabs a steel chair, but Corbin stops him. Corbin goes to
bounce him off the table, but Moss blocks it. Corbin quickly sends
him over the table, but Moss responds by throwing a chair at him.
Corbin fights back and teases bringing a table out, but puts it back
to big boos. Corbin slams Moss and smashes the chair off his back a
few times. Corbin drives the chair into Moss’ neck. Corbin sets up
the chair, but Moss hits a drop-toe-hold into the chair. Corbin
quickly responds with a Deep Six for a near fall. Corbin throws the
chair out of the ring and goes under the ring for another chair.
Corbin chokes Moss with the chair before wedging it in the corner.
Corbin goes for an out-and-in clothesline, but Moss counters and
sends Corbin headfirst into the chair wedged in the corner.
Moss takes the steel chair and absolutely annihilates Corbin with
chairshots to the back. Moss shoulders him in the corner and knocks
him out of the ring. Corbin somehow makes a comeback and puts a
chair around his neck before driving him into the commentary table.
Corbin puts the bottom half of the steel steps in the ring and leans
them in the corner. Moss fights back and hits a fallaway slam into
the steps. Moss follows up with the Punchline. Moss puts the chair
around Corbin’s neck and grabs the bottom half of the steel steps
before dropping them on the chair! Moss covers for the win.
Winner by Pinfall: Madcap Moss
Happy Corbin has to be stretchered out of the arena.
WWE United States Championship
Theory (c) vs. Mustafa Ali
Mustafa Ali, the hometown boy, gets a thunderous ovation. They lock
up, and Theory wrenches the arm. Ali quickly twists out and chops
Theory. Theory gets out of the ring to regroup. Theory gets in and
applies a side headlock. Ali whips him off, but Theory shoulder
blocks him down. Theory hits the ropes, but Ali comes back with a
hurricanrana. Ali hits a pair of arm drags, and Theory desperately
gets out of the ring to recover. Theory looks frustrated. Ali
attacks and hits a wild cross-body block from the top rope to the
floor. Theory soon shoves Ali and hits a flapjack into the ring
post. Theory has him in the ring and punches away at him. Theory
angrily charges, but Ali hits a drop-toe-hold into the turnbuckles.
Ali goes to the top rope, but Theory knocks him off to the floor.
Theory gets Ali in the ring and punches away at him. Theory attacks
him in the corner and hits a fallaway slam for a two-count. Theory
takes him down and stomps him. Ali rolls him up for a two-count. Ali
quickly responds with a spin kick to the head. Ali flips over
Theory, ducks a clothesline, and hits a wild diving clothesline. Ali
avoids an avalanche and hits a neckbreaker. Theory quickly fights
back and goes to the top rope, but Ali cuts him off. Theory pushes
him off, but Ali lands on his feet. Ali grabs his knee in pain.
Theory dives, but Ali superkicks him for a near fall. Ali boots
Theory back and goes to the top rope, but Theory comes back with a
springboard Spanish Fly for a near fall. They trade pins with
neither coming out on top.
Ali gets out of a slam before hitting a huge DDT. Ali goes to the
top rope, but Theory crotches him up there. Theory goes for the ATL,
but Ali counters into an STF! Theory reaches out and grabs the
bottom rope to break the hold. Ali comes back with a DDT and goes to
the top rope. Ali goes for a 450 Splash, but Theory moves. Theory
chop blocks the injured knee and hits A-Town-Down for the win.
Winner by Pinfall and still WWE United States Champion: Theory
Video Package: Seth “Freakin” Rollins vs. Cody Rhodes III
Seth “Freakin” Rollins makes his entrance wearing Dusty Rhodes polka
Hell in a Cell Match
Seth “Freakin” Rollins vs. Cody Rhodes
Cody Rhodes is competing in this match with a torn pectoral tendon.
Rhodes is not lifting his right arm at all. His right pectoral is
absolutely black and blue from the blood settling in the tear. This
is absolutely wild that he’s competing.
The bell rings, and Rollins is smiling. Rhodes jabs Rollins in the
face. Rollins quickly grabs the injured right arm, but Rhodes jabs
away at him with his good left arm. Rhodes connects with a Disaster
Kick. Rollins fights back, but Rhodes hits an insane Cody Cutter!
Rhodes screams in pain and holds the torn pec. Rhodes goes for Cross
Rhodes, but Rollins gets out. Rhodes takes him down and applies a
Figure Four Leglock. Rollins grabs the bottom rope, but there are no
rope breaks. Rollins, still in the hold, reaches under the ring and
grabs a kendo stick. Rollins hits Rhodes in the injured arm and pec
with the kendo stick. Rollins drives the tip of the stick into the
muscle. Rhodes blocks another shot and hits some left jabs. Rollins
whips him to the corner, but Rhodes rolls up the turnbuckles and
lands on the apron. Rollins then shoulders Rhodes off the apron into
the cell wall. Rollins hits a baseball slide into the cell wall
before driving his head into it. Rollins digs the tip of the kendo
stick into the muscle again before hitting him in the chest. Rollins
sends Rhodes into the cell wall and rakes his face against it.
Rhodes makes a mini-comeback and clotheslines Rollins out of the
ring. Rollins quickly attacks the injury and drives the ring steps
Rollins grabs Rhodes’ ring jacket and puts it on. Rollins then grabs
a bag and pulls a weightlifting belt out with polka dots on it.
Rollins then whips Rhodes with the belt. Rollins then smacks him in
the chest with it for a near fall. Wow. Rollins goes under the ring
and pulls out a table. Rollins attacks Rhodes and sets the table up.
Rhodes fights back, but Rollins rakes the eyes. Rollins puts Rhodes
on the top rope and goes for a superplex, but Rhodes fights out.
Rhodes goes for a powerbomb, but Rollins blocks it. Rollins lays him
on the table and goes to the top rope. Rollins goes for a Frog
Splash, but crashes and burns through the table when Rhodes moves!
Rhodes goes under the ring and pulls out a bull rope! Rhodes ties it
around his left arm and challenges Rollins to do the same. Rollins
accepts the challenge. Rollins is bleeding from the arm after going
through the table. Rhodes gets the rope between Rollins’ legs and
flips him over. Rhodes superkicks Rollins before smashing him in the
head with the cowbell for a near fall! Rollins fights back and gains
the advantage, using the rope to drive Rhodes into the post. Rollins
gets out of the bull rope and brings another table into the ring.
Rollins leans it in the corner and goes for a Buckle Bomb through
the table. Rhodes fights out and hits Cross Rhodes for a near fall!
Rhodes sets up for a powerbomb, but he can’t lift Rollins. Rhodes
tries to whip Rollins through the table, but Rollins stops it.
Rollins wrenches the injured arm and yanks on it. Rollins superkicks
him and hits a powerbomb through the table in the corner! Rollins
covers, but Rhodes somehow kicks out!
An irate Rollins goes under the ring and grabs a sledgehammer!
Rhodes gets to his feet and knocks the sledgehammer out of Rollins’
hands. Rollins goes for a Pedigree, but Rhodes gets out and hits a
Pedigree for a near fall. Rhodes gets to his feet and slowly picks
up the sledgehammer. Rollins gets out of the ring and runs. Rhodes
chases him into the ring, and Rollins greets him with a Stomp for a
near fall! Rhodes goes for a Stomp, but Rollins avoids it. Rollins
hits a Cross Rhodes, but Rhodes rolls through and hits a Cross
They both go for the sledgehammer, but Rhodes grabs it. Rhodes can’t
lift it with the injured pec. Rollins picks it up, but Rhodes big
boots it out of his hands. Rhodes hits a Cross Rhodes and rolls
through into a second one. Rhodes goes for a third one, but he
throws Rollins down. Rhodes picks up the sledgehammer and powers
through the pain to hit Rollins in the head with it! Rhodes covers
for the victory!
Winner by Pinfall: Cody Rhodes