Welcome to the WrestleMania 33 pre-show, and we are live on the WWE Network. Renee Young, Booker T, Shawn Michaels and Jerry Lawler consists of the panel. Paul Heyman will be appearing on the social media lounge. A video package for the Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt match was shown. A video package for the Triple H vs. Seth Rollins match was shown.
Cruiserweight Championship Match: Neville © vs. Austin Aries
They lock up to begin the match. Neville was sent to the floor but he caught him with a kick then hit a drop kick off the apron for 2. We’re back from break with Neville having Aries in a headlock. Neville sent him into the barricade but then missed a splash off the middle rope. Aries fired back with a series of chops then an elbow drop. Aries sent Neville to the floor then hit an elbow off the top rope and hit an outside dive. Neville knocked him down and went for a suplex off the top rope but Aries knocked him down and hit a drop kick for 2. Neville hit a snap german suplex. Aries blocked another suplex but Neville hit a super kick and a german suplex for 2. Aries caught him with a forearm shot and Neville rolled to the floor. Aries rolled him back into the ring but Neville caught him with a kick. Neville went to the top rope but Aries caught him with a hurricanrana. Aries went to the top rope and hit a 450 splash for 2. Neville raked the eyes of Aries then hit the Red Arrow for the win.
Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal: Braun Strowman, Sami Zayn, Big Show, Dolph Ziggler, Apollo Crews, Jey Uso, Jimmy Uso, Chad Gable, Jason Jordan, Mark Henry, Titus O’Neil, Goldust, R-Truth, Curtis Axel, Primo, Epico, Bo Dallas, Jinder Mahal, Rhyno, Heath Slater, Mojo Rawley, Curt Hawkins, Tyler Breeze, Fandango, Simon Gotch, Aiden English, Kalisto, Viktor, Konnor, Sin Cara, Tian Bing, Killian Dain.
Strowman eliminated Kalisto right out of the gate. This led to The Big Show and Strowman being eliminated. Ziggler eliminated Truth then Rhyno. Most of the Superstars eliminated Jason Jordan and Chad Gable. The Usos and Breezango was also eliminated. Curtis Axel, Simon Gotch are gone as well. Ziggler eliminated Bing. Mark Henry eliminated Sin Cara. Henry was dumped out by Dallas. Zayn hit a big boot to send Epico out of the ring. Rawley dumped out Ziggler. Bo Dallas, Crews, and Harper were eliminated. Zayn clotheslines O’Neal while Dain eliminated Zayn from behind. Rawley hit Mahal with a clothesline. Mahal sent Rawley through the bottom rope and beatdown Rawley in front of Gronk. Mahal threw Gronk’s drink in his face. This led to Gronk getting into the ring and tackled Mahal. Rawley tossed out Mahal and Dain to win the match.
They start brawling to begin the match. Ambrose hit an outside dive then sent him into the barricade. Back in the ring, Corbin tossed him into the corner and hit a drop kick. Ambrose caught him with a big boot and hit an STO. Ambrose kicked him in the gut and went for Dirty Deeds but Corbin cut him off with a clothesline and locked in a headlock. Ambrose sent him shoulder first into the ring post and hit a crossbody but Corbin kicked him in the gut. Ambrose hit a series of headbutts but missed a dive. Ambrose dumped him to the floor and hit an outside dive but Corbin caught him with a right hand. Corbin missed a tackle and ate the steel steps. Ambrose hit an outside dive off the top rope. Ambrose hit a clothesline but Corbin caught him with a clothesline. Ambrose with a neckbreaker for 2. Corbin caught him with a kick and then Deep Six for 2. Ambrose with a big clothesline. Corbin hit a powerbomb for 2. Ambrose blocked End of Days and hit Dirty Deeds for the win.
The panel hypes Roman Reigns vs. The Undertaker and Goldberg vs. Brock Lesnar.
Welcome to the WrestleMania 33! Tinashe sings America The Beautiful. We get an intro video package to hype the matches that will be taking place tonight. The New Day walked down to the ring to open the show. They said that there could have been a lot of people who could have hosted the show but they were called upon. They said that there will be joy and emotional moment. Big E said to pull the lever for the ultimate thrill ride for WrestleMania 33.
Singles Match: AJ Styles vs. Shane McMahon.
They lock up to begin the match. They do some chain wrestling and Styles with a head takeover then mocked McMahon. McMahon flipped him then locked in a headlock and an arm drag. Styles landed a big right hand then McMahon with some jabs and an elbow. Styles tossed him to the floor. Styles with a baseball slide that sent McMahon flying over the announce table. Back in the ring, Styles landed some kicks and a knee drop. Styles went for a springboard move but McMahon knocked him down. McMahon landed a series of strikes then a back elbow. McMahon tossed him across the ring and landed an Angle Slam for 2. Styles locked in the Calf Crusher but McMahon got out of it and locked in an armbar. Styles went out of it and went for a springboard dive but McMahon caught him in a triangle choke. Styles reversed it and hit the Styles Clash for 2. Styles accidentally kicked the referee then hit the pelee kick. Styles got a trash can and went for coast to coast but McMahon hit him it with. McMahon hit coast to coast with the trash can and covered Styles for 2. McMahon placed Styles on the announce table and hit the elbow drop but Styles moved. Back in the ring, Styles went for a springboard forearm but McMahon hit a big DDT then went to the top rope and hit a Shooting Star Press but Styles moved. Styles hit a springboard forearm for the win.
United States Championship Match: Chris Jericho © vs. Kevin Owens.
They start brawling to begin the match and Jericho locked in the Walls of Jericho but Owens got to the bottom rope. Jericho hit a baseball slide then a dive off the top rope to the floor. Back in the ring, Jericho hit a flying right hand. Owens with a massive super kick. Owens mounted him and hit a series of right hands. Owens with a rolling cannon ball in the corner. Owens hit a back splash then tossed him to the floor. Jericho hit a back body drop on the floor. Jericho with a series of shoulder blocks then sent Owens back into the ring. Jericho hit a back elbow for 2. Owens blocked the code breaker and hit a powerbomb for 2. Jericho fought back and hit a hurricanrana off the top rope for 2. Jericho hit a bulldog then missed the lionsault and Owens kicked him in the face for 2. Jericho countered the frog splash and Owens blocked the lionsault. Owens went for a swanton bomb off the top rope but Jericho put his knees up. Owens countered the Walls of Jericho and hit a powerslam for 2. Jericho blocked a powerbomb and hit the lionsault for 2. Jericho with an uppercut but Owens caught him and locked in the Walls of Jericho but Jericho got out of it. Owens with a super kick then hit a cannonball but Jericho reversed it and locked in the Walls of Jericho. Owens got to the bottom rope. Owens with the pop-up powerbomb for a near fall. Owens slapped him while talking trash but then Jericho hit the Codebreaker out of nowhere for 2. Owens with a super kick then a powerbomb to the apron for the win.
Winner: Owens – new US Champion.
RAW Women’s Championship Fatal 4-Way Elimination Match: Bayley © vs. Nia Jax vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Sasha Banks.
They all attacked Jax right off the bat. Jax took them out with a shoulder tackle. Jax tossed Banks to the floor and hit a splash to Bayley. Jax tossed Flair off the apron and onto Bayley and Banks. The three girls attack Jax in the ring. Banks and Bayley hit a suplex to Jax while Flair hit a big boot for 2. The three girls hit a powerbomb to Jax for the elimination.
Flair and Bayley brawl at ringside. Banks took out Bayley with a dive. Flair hit a corkscrew dive off the top rope. Banks blocked Natural Selection then the Figure Four. Flair with a back breaker for 2. Flair exposed the middle turnbuckle. Banks with a head scissors then a knee drop from the top rope for 2. Banks locked in the Bank Statement but Flair got out of it. Banks rolled her up for 2 and Flair sent Banks into the exposed turnbuckle for the elimination.
Bayley and Flair started brawling. Flair missed a moonsault off the top rope, and Bayley covered her for 2. Bayley was caught by Flair and locked in the Figure Four, but Bayley got to the bottom rope. Bayley hit a back body drop off the top rope. Bayley hit an elbow drop off the top rope for the win.
A video package showing the 2017 class of the WWE Hall of Fame was shown. The inductees were then shown on the stage.
Just as the match was about to begin, The New Day walked out and announced that a fourth team has been added to the match. The Hardys then walked out.
RAW Tag Team Championship Fatal Four-Way Ladder Match: Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows © vs. Cesaro & Sheamus vs. Enzo Amore & Big Cass vs. The Hardys
They all start brawling to begin the match. The Hardys hit their signature spots then a suplex to Big Cass. The Hardys grabbed the ladders and Anderson and Gallows took them out with it. Cesaro, Gallows, Anderson and Sheamus brawl in the ring and attempt to climb the ladder. Big Cass hit Cesaro then Matt with a big boot. Add one to Jeff to go along with it. Gallows and Cass sandwiched The Hardys with ladders. Big Cass dumped a ladder on Cesaro then sent Amore flying onto Cesaro and Amore. Jeff kicked Cass out of the ring then ate a Brogue Kick by Sheamus. Sheamus climbed the ladder and Gallows met him up there. They exchanged right hands until Amore knocked them off. Cass helped Amore climb the ladder but Gallows stopped them. Gallows and Sheamus powerbomb Big Cass onto a ladder. Cesaro and Anderson brawl on the ladder. Anderson and Matt brawl at top of the ladder. Matt hit a Twist of Fate off the top of the ladder. Jeff hit a dive off the top of a ladder outside the ring onto Sheamus and Cesaro. Matt grabbed the titles and we have new champs!
Winner: The Hardys
Jerry “The King” Lawler, walks out for commentary. Al Roker does the introductions for this match.
Tag Team Match: John Cena & Nikki Bella vs. Maryse & The Miz
Maryse and Bella start things off. Miz and Cena were tagged in right away. Miz hit a clothesline in the corner. Miz with an elbow drop for 2. Miz hit a big boot but missed a dive and ate the turnbuckle. Cena went for the hot tag but Maryse pulled Bella down and sent her into the apron. Miz hit a neck breaker for 2. Miz hit a big DDT for 2. Miz mocked Cena and Bella slapped him. Cena sent Miz to the floor and got the hot tag to Bella, who speared Maryse and landed a series of right hands. Maryse went to the floor and took out Miz with an outside dive. Bella with a big right hand to Maryse and Cena with a back suplex. Cena and Bella hit the five knuckle shuffle and their finishers for the win.
Winner: Cena and Bella.
Post-match, Cena, and Bella celebrated in the ring. Cena grabbed the microphone and said that this is what Bella wanted one year ago. He brought up how she wanted a WrestleMania moment. Cena brought up how she was loopy after surgery and didn’t know what happened. She kept asking and now the time is right. Cena proposed, and Bella said yes. A mixed reaction from the fans.
Non-Sanctioned Match: Triple H vs. Seth Rollins
Rollins attacked him right out of the gate. Rollins kicked him out of the ring but Triple H pulled him out and sent him into the ring post. Triple H worked over the left knee but Rollins clotheslined him over the barricade and into the fans. Rollins backdropped him over the barricade. Rollins with a dive that popped the crowd. Back in the ring, Rollins caught him with an enziguri and hit an outside dive then another one. Triple H hit a DDT to Rollins on the table. Triple H hit the bad knee of Rollins with a steel chair. Back in the ring, Triple H worked over the right knee of Rollins. Triple H put him up on the top rope and Rollins fought back, he went for a sunset flip powerbomb but his knee gave way. Triple H with a series of shots then Rollins went for a powerbomb but Rollins sold his knee. Rollins pops up and hit a powerbomb in the corner. Rollins sent Triple H to the floor and hit an outside dive. Rollins grabbed some chairs and a table. Rollins hit a frog splash to Triple H with a steel chair. A table was set up at ringside. Rollins hit a superplex off the top rope and hit the falcon arrow for 2. Rollins went to the top rope but Stephanie McMahon knocked him down. Triple H locked in a leg submission but Rollins got out of it. They brawl to the floor with Triple H discovering a sledgehammer. They exchanged right hands. Triple H hit a clothesline then picked up the sledgehammer but Rollins caught him with a kick. McMahon grabbed the sledgehammer out of Rollins’ hand and Triple H hit the Pedigree for 2. Triple H went for a Pedigree off the top rope but Rollins reversed it into a back body drop. Rollins hit a phoenix splash for a near fall. Triple H went for a Pedigree but Rollins blocked and went for his own but Triple H took out the bad knee. Rollins with a superkick to Triple H, which sent McMahon, who was on the apron, through a table. Rollins hit the Pedigree for the win.
Pitbull and Flo Rida performed on the stage.
WWE Championship Match: Bray Wyatt © vs. Randy Orton.
Orton tackled him and landed some right hands. Orton hit a scoop slam then went for an RKO, but Wyatt blocked it. The mat showed a screen of bugs, which freaked Orton and everyone else out. Wyatt bounced Orton’s head off the apron. Orton hit an RKO on the floor. Back in the ring, Orton went for the punt, but Wyatt blocked and went for Sister Abigail, but Orton hit a backbreaker instead. Orton with a DDT off the middle rope but Wyatt fought back and hit Sister Abigail for 2. Orton popped up and hit the RKO for the win.
Winner: Orton – new WWE Champion.
WWE Universal Championship Match: Goldberg © vs. Brock Lesnar.
Lesnar with three german suplexes right out of the gate. Goldberg popped up and hit a spear in the ring then one sending them through the barricade. Back in the ring, Goldberg went for a Jack Hammer but Lesnar blocked and went for an F5 but Goldberg blocked and hit a spear. Goldberg went for the Jack Hammer and hit it for 2. Goldberg missed a spear and ate the turnbuckle. Lesnar hit a german suplex then another and why not another suplex. Lesnar with two more suplexes, which makes it eight. Lesnar keeps going by hitting another two more. Lesnar went for the F5 and hit it for the win.
Winner: Lesnar – new WWE Universal Champion.
SmackDown Women’s Championship Match: Alexa Bliss © vs. Carmella vs. Mickie James vs. Becky Lynch vs. Natalya vs. Naomi
They start brawling to begin the match. Lynch hit a suplex to Carmella. Bliss and Natalya hit a suplex to Carmella on the floor. Lynch tossed James out of the ring then hit a suplex to James Ellsworth. James with a dive off the top rope to Lynch. Bliss broke it up and sent James to the floor. Natalya hit a suplex to Lynch and Naomi rolled up Natalya for 2. Carmella rolled up Natalya for 2. Natalya locked in a double sharpshooter to Carmella and Naomi. Naomi hit the rear-view to Bliss then took out all of the girls with a dive. Naomi locked in her submission finisher on Bliss for the win.
No Holds Barred Match: Roman Reigns vs. The Undertaker.
They start brawling to begin the match. Taker fought back and hit a big boot for 2. They brawl to the floor and Reigns sent Taker into the announce table. Taker choke slammed Reigns on the announce table but then Reigns popped up and speared Reigns through an announce table. Back in the ring, Reigns landed a series of right hands to Taker. Taker fought back and hit a powerbomb for 2. Taker grabbed a chair then hit a big boot. Taker hit the chokeslam on a steel step for 2. Reigns botched the Tombstone then hit the Superman Punch for 2. Reigns hit a spear but Taker locked in Hells Gate right away. Reigns got out of it and hit him with a series of chair shots. Reigns hit him with a spear for 2. Reigns hit another spear for another near fall. Reigns hit a Superman Punch and Taker rose up then fell down. Taker told him that he doesn’t have the balls to do it then Reigns landed a series of right hands then hit a spear for the win.
Post-match, Reigns left the ring and gave Taker the ring. The fireworks went off as Reigns walked to the back. Taker sat up as the fans chanted “Thank you Taker.” Taker put his hat and jacket back on then looked out to the crowd. Taker put his hat, gloves, and jacket on the mat. He kissed his wife then walked to the back. This closed the show.