The Miz (c) vs Jason Jordan for the Intercontinental Championship - WWE No Mercy 2017 Match Results and Analysis
No Mercy 2017 kicked off with a title match between The Miz and Jason Jordan. Jordan went for an early pin after a shoulder tackle but failed to capitalise. The fight ended up outside after Jordan held The Miz in a suplex for a while. Jordan took a slam on the barricades from the Miz who then threw him into the ring. Miz was in control before Jordan caught him in a Northern Lights Suplex.
Jason Jordan hit The Miz with a high-flying clothesline from the top rope which rocked the champion but Jordan's next offence was foiled by the Miz's knee on his face. The Miz took a chance with the 'Yes' kicks but Jordan answered with a fisherman's suplex. A slam from Jordan was followed by a near fall.
Jordan hit the Miz with two northern light suplexes one after the other followed by a belly to back suplex on Bo Dallas to the outside. The Miz was put in a crossface submission inside the ring but Jordan failed to get the champ to tap. Bo Dallas distracted the referee while Curtis Axel attacked Jordan in the ring. Miz hit Jordan with the skull crushing finale and got the pinfall on the challenger.
Result: The Miz def. Jason Jordan to retain the WWE Intercontinental Championship