WWE Results From Madison Square Garden 12/26/21
WWE house show results from New York City, New York, USA 🇺🇸 at Madison Square Garden on 12/26/21:
Edge and Kevin Owens opened the show with promos to set up the new Steel Cage Match main event. Big E, Seth Rollins, Bobby Lashley, Becky Lynch, Bianca Belair, and Zelina Vega are not at the show due to Covid related issues and the situation forced changes to the card.
Finn Balor pinned T-Bar after the Coup de Grace.
Chad Gable and Otis beat Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode when Otis pinned Roode with the High Angle Front Slam as Roode drove off the ropes but got caught.
NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa pinned Pete Dunne after the Fairy Tale Ending.
Natalya came out and cut a heel promo. She said she wanted to face two people back to back and try to beat them in quick time to add new records to the history books.
Natalya pinned Nikki ASH by using feet illegally on the ropes.
Rhea Ripley beat Natalya by submission with the Inverted Cloverleaf. Natalya tried to use her feet on the ropes to win again but ASH was still at ringside and pushed her off the ropes.
WWE Raw Tag Team Champions Randy Orton and Matt Riddle won a 3-Way Tag Team Steel Cage Match over Rey Misterio and Dominik Misterio, and The Street Profits (Montez Ford and Angelo Dawkins) when Orton pinned Rey Misterio after an RKO.
WWE United States Champion Damian Priest pinned The Miz after The Reckoning.
AJ Styles beat Omos by Eddie Guerrero style chair shot Disqualification when the referee was distracted trying to fix a turnbuckle pad that was untied earlier. Styles hit Omos with the chair then threw it to him and fell to the mat. When the referee turned around he saw Omos with the chair and assumed he used it as a weapon on Styles.
Edge pinned Kevin Owens after a spear in the Steel Cage Match. The Miz interfered during the match to try to help Owens but Damien Priest ran out to make the save.
WWE returns to MSG on 3/5/22.
Thanks to Tony Garfoli for the report.