WWE Battleground Results (10/6) – Rhodes Family Stands Tall, Punk Outsmarts Heyman, Bryan vs Orton

Bill Pritchard

Divas Championship
Brie Bella (w/ Nikki Bella) vs AJ Lee (c) (w/ Tamina Snuka)

Brie smacks AJ and tackles her on the mat, then she hits her a few times before chasing her outside and running into Tamina, who guards AJ from further strikes. Brie runs around her and chases AJ back inside, then she slams AJ into the corner and hits a dropkick for a near fall. She counters a whip by AJ with a headscissors, then she elbows AJ and tries to go up top but AJ takes her knee out and slams her head into the ringpost. AJ stomps her and twists her arm in the ropes, then she applies a hammerlock and bridges back. Brie breaks the hold with some strikes, then she goes for a facebuster but AJ counters with a shoulder breaker for two before screaming at Brie at slamming her head on the mat.

AJ chokes her on the ropes and sends her shoulder first into the corner, then she taunts the crowd and runs at the corner, only to have Brie avoid the splash. Brie tries to attack her but AJ targets her shoulder and punches it several times, then she applies an elevated wristlock but Brie throws a few elbows to break it. AJ drop toe holds her into the ropes and taunts her, then she hits the ropes but Brie connects with a dropkick and follows with a quick rollup for two. Brie hits a clothesline and a dropkick, then she hits another dropkick and whips AJ before hitting a backbreaker for a near fall. Brie plays to the crowd and knees AJ in the face, then Tamina runs over and chokes Nikki and throws her into the ring apron. Brie gets distracted and tries to help, but AJ rolls her up from behind and picks up the win.

Winner – AJ Lee

The Rhodes family joins Renee Young backstage, and she asks what tonight means to them, and Dusty says it's about family and holding their heads high. Goldust says The Shield has been running roughshod over WWE, but they are here to turn things around and they will never forget any of them. Cody says he would be lucky to be half the man his brother or father is, and they might not be the perfect family, but he fights for each of them tonight.

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