WWE Live Event Results: Boston 12/29/2016
An NXT call-up, amazing cruiserweight match, injury scare, and much more.
After this Monday's disastrous episode of RAW, the red brand’s roster participated in a house show inside the TD Gardens, in Boston, Massachusetts this past Thursday. The show was hosted by RAW commentator Byron Saxton, with the announcing undertaken by JoJo.
Cesaro and Sheamus (c) vs. The New Day vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson for the RAW Tag Team Titles
The back-and-forth antics going on between Sheamus and Cesaro was considered to be one of the highlights of the evening.
Result: Cesaro and Sheamus def. The New Day
Big Cass w/ Enzo Amore vs. Rusev w/ Lana
Before the match, Lana did a promo, and later got ejected from the ringside. Big Cass took the pin after hitting Rusev with the Big Boot.
Result: Big Cass def. Rusev
Charlotte Flair, Dana Brooke & Nia Jax vs. Bayley, Sasha Banks & Liv Morgan in a Six-Woman Tag Team Match
As reported months earlier Liv Morgan started her post-holiday tour with the RAW brand, with this show. Morgan, the youngling from NXT, joined the former RAW Women’s Champion Sasha Banks, and Bayley against Charlotte, Dana Brooke, and Nia Jax. The match was pretty good.
The crowd seemed pretty into it. However, Liv Morgan who seemed pretty comfortable in the ring got no reaction from the crowd.
Result: Team Bayley def. Team Charlotte
Rich Swann (c) vs. Neville for the Cruiserweight Champion
Also, one of the best matches of the night. Rich Swann retained his title against Neville. Neville laid out Swann in the ring post-match.
Result: Swann def. Neville