Banks pins Charlotte in a Fatal 4-Way match, which also features Bayley and Becky Lynch, at NXT TakeOver: Rival to become the new NXT Women’s Champion. This is Banks’ first Championship under the WWE umbrella.
I feel like this ten-year-old girl who started her journey watching wrestling, who was just a fan, is just – is living her dream. This is everything I’ve wanted every moment of my day – every waking moment – this is all I’ve dreamt of, and now I have it. I did it.
At the 2015 WWE Royal Rumble, Lesnar successfully defends the WWE World Heavyweight Championship against John Cena and Seth Rollins in a triple threat match after pinning Rollins. The following night, Lesnar is asked about the possibility of suffering a broken rib during the encounter.
That is true. I have suffered from a lot of injuries throughout my career, but when the time comes to win I get through it, and that’s exactly what I did last night.
Reigns wins the 2015 WWE 30-Man Royal Rumble match with help from Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, earning himself a WWE World Heavyweight Championship match at WrestleMania. After the match, Reigns speaks about preparing to face WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar.
Right now I’m going to take a moment to heal. I’m busted up, I’m bleeding everywhere. I need to go see the trainer, I need to heal up, and then I need to study some tape. I’m going against the beast, Brock Lesnar. That’s all that matters right now, WrestleMania. One goal: walk out there WWE World Heavyweight Champion. And you can believe that.
Rollins defeats Cena in a singles competition steel cage match in the main event of WWE Monday Night RAW. Rollins picks up the victory by exiting the cage after interference from Lesnar.
Ziggler defeats Harper in a singles competition ladder match at WWE TLC on pay-per-view to reclaim the Intercontinental Championship. Ziggler picks up the victory by climbing the ladder and retrieving the championship belt suspended above the ring at sixteen minutes and forty-five seconds.
The Uso Brothers defeat Mizdow in two on two competition at WWE TLC on pay-per-view via disqualification. The match ends when Miz uses one of the tag team championship belts on the Usos. Due to the circumstances of the victory, Mizdow retain the championships.
Bella defeats Lee in singles competition at WWE TLC on pay-per-view to retain the Divas Championship. Bella picks up the victory after spraying Lee in the eyes with a spray bottle hidden in her knee pad at seven minutes and thirty-five seconds.
Rusev defeats Swagger in singles competition at WWE TLC on pay-per-view to retain the United States Championship. Rusev picks up the submission victory at four minutes and fifty seconds.
Cena defeats Rollins in a singles competition tables match at WWE TLC on pay-per-view to remain the number one contender for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Cena picks up the victory by slamming Rollins through the table with an “Attitude Adjustment” at twenty-three minutes and thirty-five seconds.
Nikki Bella defeats Lee in singles competition at Survivor Series to become the WWE Divas Champion. Bella picks up the pinfall victory after Lee is surprised with a kiss from the ring apron by Brie Bella at thirty-five seconds.
Lesnar retains WWE World Heavyweight Championship after defeating Cena by disqualification due to outside interference by Seth Rollins. Rollins strikes Cena with the Money in the Bank briefcase to cause the match to end.
Cody pins Jimmy after a failed top rope splash attempt to capture the WWE Tag Team Championships for his team. The Rhodes brothers claim the victory and the titles at WWE Night of Champions
Sheamus pins Cesaro after a Brogue Kick to retain the WWE United States Championship at Night of Champions.
Miz rolls up Ziggler and latches his tights to score the dirty pin and reclaim the WWE Intercontinental Championship at Night of Champions.
After slamming Bella to the floor, Lee applies Black Widow submission hold on Paige to claim a submission victory and recapture the WWE Diva’s Championship at Night of Champions.
Orton enters the Summerslam arena just after Bryan wins the WWE Championship from Cena to cash in his Money in the Bank title match contract. Triple H delivers a pedigree to Bryan allowing Orton to pin him and obtain the championship.
Lesnar defeats Cena at Summerslam to become WWE World Heavyweight Champion.
Ziggler defeats The Miz at Summerslam to capture the Intercontinental championship. Miz:
When you step in the ring with someone like Dolph Ziggler, he’s fast, he’s quick, he’s a technical master in the ring. He was Kent State University’s most-winning wrestler. I know these days, because I’ve studied his moves inside and out. I know every weakness that he could possibly throw at me. But it’s just one of those situations where you really want to go into SummerSlam, and you really want to be remembered.
Paige defeats AJ Lee at Summerslam to capture the WWE diva’s championship. Paige comments.
I’ve been working my whole career to get to this point, it’s been nearly nine years now, and it was just incredible. I couldn’t stop crying, I haven’t stopped talking to my family about it, it’s overwhelming especially getting so much support from the fans and backstage. It’s been magical.
Miz captures the WWE Intercontinental Championship at WWE Battleground in an over-the-top-rope elimination battle royal. Miz last eliminates Ziggler at fourteen minutes and thirty seconds for the victory.
Cena retains the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WWE Battleground by defeating Reigns, Orton and Kane in fatal four-way action. Cena pins Kane at eighteen minutes and forty-five seconds for the victory.
The Usos retain the WWE Tag Team Championships in two out of three falls action against The Wyatt Family at WWE Battleground. The Usos score the deciding pinfall with a double top rope splash at eighteen minutes and forty-eight seconds.
Lee retains the WWE Diva’s Championship in one on one action against Paige at WWE Battleground. Lee scores the pinfall victory at seven minutes and thirteen seconds.
Sheamus retains the WWE United States Championship in a last man standing match against Del Rio on WWE Main Event. Sheamus knocked out Del Rio with a brogue kick for the victory at fifteen minutes.
Sheamus retains the WWE United State Championship in singles action against Del Rio. Sheamus pins Del Rio at eight minutes and twenty-three seconds to pick up the victory.
The Usos retain the WWE World Tag Team Championships at WWE Money in the Bank. The Usos pin Rowan for the victory at thirteen minutes and twelve seconds.
Paige retains the WWE Diva’s Championship at WWE Money in the Bank by defeating Naomi. Paige picks up the victory via pinfall at seven minutes and two seconds.
Cena obtains the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in an eight man ladder match at WWE Money in the Bank. Cena grabs the title hanging above the ring for the victory at twenty-six minutes and thirty-five seconds.
Rollins wins the Money in the Bank ladder match granting him a contract for a title match at any time over the next year. Rollins comments.
I told everybody this was going to happen. I said, at the end of the day, I would be at the top of the ladder, I’d be grabbing the contract, and Dean Ambrose would be lying beneath my feet.
Sheamus retains the WWE United States Championship at Payback in single’s competition against Cesaro. Sheamus picks up the pinfall victory at eleven minutes and thirty-six seconds.
Barrett retains the WWE Intercontinental Championship at Payback by defeating Van Dam in single’s competition. Barrett picks up the pinfall victory at nine minutes and thirty-one seconds.
Paige retains the WWE Diva’s Championship in single’s competition against Fox at Payback. Paige picks up the submission victory at six minutes and thirty-three seconds.
Barrett defeats Van Dam on WWE Monday Night RAW for a shot at the Intercontinental Championship. Barrett picks up the pinfall victory at eleven minutes and fifteen seconds.
The Usos retain the WWE Tag Team Championships by defeating Rybaxel on Monday Night RAW. The Usos pick up the pinfall victory at eleven minutes and fifty-five seconds.
Despite interference from Triple H and Stephanie McMahon, Bryan defeats Randy Orton and Batista in triple threat match to claim WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Daniel Bryan defeated Triple H earlier in the night for his spot in the title bout.
To me, it’s almost surreal that it could happen, right? Because I’m still just me, and so it’s crazy that even just where I was in January, as far as where I am compared to now, is just unbelievable, that this could be that dream you had ever since you were a kid, that this could be that moment that you’ve dreamed of your whole life.
Lesnar defeats The Undertaker in one on one match to end Undertaker’s 21 year undefeated streak at Wrestlemania 30.
When Brock Lesnar defeats The Undertaker at WrestleMania, it will not trivialize nor negate or minimize the magnitude of the accomplishment that is 21 victories. Brock Lesnar will never amass 21 victories at WrestleMania. He’ll be too old. John Cena is never going to get to 21 in a row. They named the Battle Royal after Andre the Giant. He couldn’t get three in a row
Ziggler defeats Del Rio and Sheamus in triple threat action on WWE Main Event to earn a shot at the Intercontinental Championship. Ziggler picks up the pinfall victory on Del Rio at fourteen minutes and thirty seconds.
Ziggler defeats Langston for the WWE Intercontinental Championship on Main Event. Ziggler picks up the pinfall victory at seven minutes and two seconds.
Lee defeats Natalya in single’s competition on WWE Main Event to retain the Diva’s Championship. Lee picks up the submission victory at fourteen minutes and nineteen seconds.
Ambrose defeats Henry in single’s competition on WWE Main Event to retain the United States Championship. Ambrose picks up the pinfall victory at eleven minutes and two seconds.
The New Age Outlaws defeat The Rhodes Brothers in a tag team steel cage match on Monday Nigth RAW to retain the WWE Tag Team Championships. Gunn picks up the pinfall victory on Cody at sixteen minutes and fifteen seconds.
Bryan defeats Show and Henry in triple threat action, contested inside of a steel cage to retain the World Heavyweight Championship at WWE Royal Rumble on pay-per-view. Bryan picks up the victory by climbing out of the cage at nine minutes and ten seconds.
Lee defeats Natalya in singles competition at TLC to retain the Diva’s Championship. Lee picks up the pinfall victory at six minutes and thirty-five seconds.
Langston retains the WWE Intercontinental Championship at TLC by defeating Sandow in singles competition. Langston picks up the pinfall victory at six minutes and twenty-seven seconds.
Orton defeats Cena in a tables, ladders and chairs match at TLC to unify the WWE Championship and World Heavyweight Championship. Orton climbs the ladder to obtain both championship belts at twenty-four minutes and thirty-five seconds to become the first WWE World Heavyweight Champion.
Punk and Bryan defeat The Wyatt Family in tag team action at WWE Survivor Series. Punk picks up the pinfall victory at sixteen minutes and fifty-four seconds.
Orton retains the WWE Championship at Survivor Series in singles competition against Big Show. Orton picks up the pinfall victory, following a distraction by Triple H, at eleven minutes and eight seconds.
Langston retains the WWE Intercontinental Championship in singles action against Axel at Survivor Series. Langston picks up the pinfall victory at five minutes and fifty-seven seconds.
Cena defeats Del Rio in singles competition at Survivor Series to retain the World Heavyweight Championship. Cena picks up the pinfall victory at eighteen minutes and fifty seconds.
The Rhodes brothers retain the WWE World Tag Team Championships in triple threat tag team action against The Uso Brothers and The SHIELD. Cody picks up the pinfall victory on Rollins at fourteen minutes and forty seconds.