Up in the bowels of the building, The Shield hyped up the Royal Rumble match and teased dissension about the Rumble match.
Then they showed a WrestleMania XXX video package.
Then they showed a video package about the recent Cena-Orton rivalry.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship
John Cena v. Randy Orton (c)
Lilian Garcia did the super special mid-ring introductions for the match.
The match started slow and Orton worked a headlock. Orton with stomps and kicks and back to the headlock. Cena in control with a charge and a bulldog. Cena with a charge and Orton responded with a boot. Orton with a suplex for two. Orton with headbutts for two and back to the headlock.
Orton with a suplex from the outside back in for two. The crowd is already chanting boring. Cena back with a clothesline on Orton over the top. Back on the outside, Orton threw Cena into the steps and then back in the ring for two. Orton kept control and used the Garvin Stomp. He hit the O Pose to draw boos. Cena came back with an electric chair for two.
Cena up with his five moves of doom but Orton caught Cena with a sick powerslam for two. Cena with a half nelson neckbreaker for two. Cena up to the top, but Orton blocked it. Both men up top, Cena knocked Orton off and hit the top rope Fameasser for two. Cena looked for the F-U and Orton reversed it into the O-Zone for two.
Orton briefly got sent to the outside but quickly regained control mid-ring. The two went back and forth until the referee got knocked down during an Attitude Adjustment attempt. Cena locked in the STF but of course the referee was out. Orton responded with a shot to the head with a Title belt and got two.
The crowd chanted “This is awful.”
Cena popped up with an AA for two. Orton with a RKO for two. Orton missed the punt kick and Orton popped out of the AA and locked Cena into the STF. Cena broke the hold and locked Orton in the crossface. Orton rolled him up for two. Orton hit the AA for two.
The screen froze at this point in the action.
Back into the match. Cena put Orton up on the top and looked for the AA of f the top. Orton popped off but Cena hit a tornado DDT and then locked in the STF.
During the STF, Bray Wyatt and the Family showed up to distract Cena. Orton hit the RKO for the pin.
WINNER – Randy Orton
Post-match, Orton left through the crowd as The Wyatt Family triple teamed Cena. Wyatt cemented it with Sister Abigail. Cena left under his own power.