-Rusev and Lana come out and Lana does her usual anti-USA bit, complete with Putin and the Mount Rushmore with his face on it. Rusev actually talks this time, calling himself the "super athlete" and saying that resistance is futile.
Rusev def. Santino Marella in less than a minute, with the Accolade.
Paige vs. Naomi
The champion starts in control and after a brawl between the two she puts on a abdominal stretch to slow down the pace. Naomi escapes but gets caught in the rest hold again immediately. She breaks free with an arm drag and locks in a surfboard stretch on Paige, who screams in pain. Naomi breaks the hold herself and turns it into a bridge pin, but only gets two. Both girls collide in the center of the ring, as they hit heads; everybody is down. Paige fires up and hits several knee lifts, but Naomi kicks her in the side of the head, climbs the ropes and comes down with a flying crossbody. The champ rolls through into a pin for a very close near fall. Naomi hits a new finisher – basically dropping an elbow down on her opponent's chest – and picks up the "upset" victory.
-After the match, Cameron gets in the ring and tries to celebrate, but it looks like she's taking way too much of the spotlight. Paige tries to shake Naomi's hand, but Cameron shoves her. The champ attacks her, and Naomi just watches it happen. Paige and Naomi slap hands as Cameron walks out on both of them.
KILLAM: Well… I was going to say an obvious heel turn was coming from Naomi, but either Cameron is just being handled very oddly, or they are turning both Naomi AND Paige at the same time. Neither would surprise me at this point. At least it's not the usual, over-tired "partner turns on partner" thing we've seen a thousand times. No more Brodus might spell the end of the Funkadactyls.
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