WWE World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton came out to the arena first with a special entrance. Then came the winner of the Royal Rumble match Batista, no special entrance for him. And Daniel Bryan came at the end holding his injured left arm. No special entry for him either.

Daniel Bryan hit Randy Orton with the Running High Knee as soon as the bell rang. Batista attempted to hit Batista Bomb on Daniel Bryan, but Bryan countered with a Hurricanrana. Bryan unloaded his signature kicks to the chest of Randy Orton but quickly Orton countered as he went straight on the injured left arm. He stomped on Bryan’s hand as Bryan went out of the ring, screaming.

As soon as Orton turned back, Batista who was waiting for him at the back clotheslined him. He pushed back Orton to the nearby turn buckle and started to hit shoulder blocks. Orton quickly got back into the match with a back breaker. Daniel Bryan attempted to go back into the ring, but Orton pushed him out. And Batista clotheslined Orton out of the ring too.

Batista went out of the ring and attacked Orton. He kept punishing Orton with various moves. Orton tried to get back into it but Batista smashed his shoulder to the steel steps. The punishment continued as Batista kept beating Orton. Batista attempted for a Batista Bomb on the Steel Step which Orton countered with a Spine first on the steps.

Orton went for Bryan as he hit a back drop to him on the barricade. He went back to Batista and hit him a back drop on the barricade too. Orton picked Bryan back into the ring and attempted a pin which Batista kicked out. He kept beating Batista when suddenly Bryan went inside the ring as he hit missile drop kick to both from the top rope.

Bryan started hitting his signature kicks to the chest to both Orton and Batista at the same time. He did nailed Batista but Orton countered with a suplex. Orton attempted a pin which Batsita blocked. Batista hit an Oklahoma Slam on Orton and went for the pin which Bryan broke. Batista went for Daniel Bryan who was near a turn buckle, Batista unloaded foot stomps on Bryan. Batista attempted a running move which Bryan countered with a face first.

Bryan simultaneously hit back to back drop kicks on Batista and Orton who were standing on the opposite turn buckles. Bryan picked Orton over the top rope and grounded him with a top rope Hurricanrana. Bryan went for the cover and Orton kicked it out. Batista now grabbed him, he tried to suplex Bryan out of the ring, Bryan tried to counter it but could not as he fell outside of the ring.

Batista went on the top rope and Orton blocked him, he punched him right into the face. Orton attempted a superplex which he got it. And Bryan came out from the other side of the turn buckle with a jumping Head Butt on Orton. He locked Orton into the yes lock.

Triple H and Stephanie McMahon came out from the crowd to screw Bryan. Triple H took the referee out. Batista went inside the ring and hit a Spine buster on Bryan. Scott Armstrong went inside the ring who screwed Bryan before. Batista then nailed Bryan with the Batista Bomb. Batista went for the cover and Bryan kicked out. Batista tried to sear Bryan but Bryan ducked and Batista hit his own shoulder on the steel post.

Scott Armstrong went to see Bryan and Bryan hit on Armstrong’s head who fell out of the ring. Triple H and Stephanie picked Armstrong up and Bryan jumped on all three of them. Bryan went inside. Triple H took out a hammer and attempted to go inside. Bryan kicked him and picked up the Sledge Hammer. He hit Triple h Triple H with it.

Bryan attempted to cover Batista but Orton blocked him. Orton took Bryan out of the ring and kept beating him. Batista also came out and both started to beat Bryan together. Orton hit Bryan with the steel step. Batista and Orton picked Bryan over the announce table. Batista picked Bryan for the Batista Bomb and Orton hit Bryan an inverted RKO on the announce table to smash it.

Medical team came out with stretcher to take Bryan out of the arena. Batista picked Orton up pretending to be his friend and as soon as Orton stood up Batista hit a clothesline. Batista smashed Orton’s back with the barricade.

After a little more punishment, Batista picked Orton back into the ring. They started fighting each other as the medical team was taking Daniel Bryan out on the stretcher. Orton hit a DDT on Batista outside of the ring as Bryan came out from the stretcher. Orton noticed it and attacked him straight. He smashed his injured arm with the steel step. Orton picked Bryan back into the ring.

Orton taunted for the RKO. Suddenly, Bryan countered with the yes lock. Batista broke the lock. Batista attempted to pick Bryan up and Bryan locked Batista into the yes lock which Orton blocked. Orton pushed Bryan back and went for Batista. Orton nailed Batista with the RKO and as he attempted the pin and Batista kicked out. Orton prepared for the punt kick and as he came closer Bryan came in with the running high knee.

Batista stood up, threw Bryan out of the ring, and attempted a pin on Orton which Orton kicked out. Batista picked Orton back for the Batista Bomb and he hit it on him. Before batista could capitalize Bryan came in and nailed him with the running high knee. Bryan locked Batista with the yes lock. Batista tapped out!

Daniel Bryan defeated Randy Orton and Batista to become the new WWE World Heavyweight champion.