Welcome to Ringside News’ live results coverge of WWE’s Tribute To The Troops 2020!
The year’s Tribute to the Troops will air on FOX but the start time depends on your region; if you have an NFL game airing at 1:00 pm ET, you can watch the show at 4:30 pm ET. Whereas if you have a game airing at 4:05 pm ET, you can watch the show at 3:00 pm ET. However you can rely on us for minute-to-minute live updates!
Today’s show will feature a few matches and a whole host of guest appearances. Said matches include WWE Champion Drew McIntyre taking on The Miz, Sasha Banks & Bianca Belair facing Bayley & Natalya, and a huge 10-man tag team bout featuring Daniel Bryan, Rey Mysterio, Jeff Hardy, Dolph Ziggler, and more. As for the guest appearances, you can expect the likes of former WWE 24/7 Champion Rob Gronkowski, Tim Allen, Joel McHale, Drew Brees and more.
And thats all we know what about this year’s Tribute To The Troops. Of course, like everything else this year, the show won’t be in front of actual troops but inside the ThunderDome. So let us know your thoughts and enjoy!
Tribute To The Troops
The annual Tribute show opens with a video message for the soldiers from celebrities like Terry Crews, Drew Brees, and more. And now it’s time for a 10-man tag match!
Street Profits, Daniel Bryan, Rey Mysterio, & Jeff Hardy Vs. Elias, Sami Zayn, Robert Roode, Dolph Ziggler, & Baron Corbin
As you might imagine, this match starts with all ten men colliding and brawling throughout the ring. The babyfaces make short work of the heels and clear the ring, then Daniel bryan and Montez Ford hit stereo suicide dives as we head to the break.
We come back from the break and Ziggler covers Bryan for a two-count. Roode tags in and tries to maintain control of Bryan and mocks him. Roode puts Bryan on the top rope but gets headbutted off, then D-Bry hits a missile dropkick to create some distance.
Mysterio and Baron Corbin get tags and Rey unleashes a flurry of offence for a two-count. Corbin crawls to his corner and makes a tag to Sami Zayn. The Intercontintental Champion makes a move for Rey but the lucha legend slides under his legs and tags Angelo Dawkins.
One half of the Tag Team Champions hits a sequence of spinning splashes in the corner and a spinning neckbreaker for a near-fall thanks to Elias. Suddenly everyone runs into the ring and hits their finishers until we’re left with Elias and Montez Ford, and the Profit hits a massive frog splash to score the win.
Winners: Street Profits, Daniel Bryan, Jeff Hardy & Rey Mysterio
The babyfaces pose together after the match and the troops give them an ovation. Still to come, The Miz Vs. Drew McIntyre and tag team action. Up next, Hardy will give a musical performance.
We’re back live and Lacey Evans is with a group of soldiers in a an air base. She does a push-up contest with three of them, then gives one of them an award of some kind.
Award winning country musician Hardy performs his new song, ‘Give Heaven Some Hell’.
We see some videos of AJ Styles and others speaking to soldiers over ZOOM. Sasha Banks makes her entrance for a tag team match after the break.
Sasha Banks & Bianca Belair Vs. Bayley & Natalya
The match gets underway with Sasha Banks and Bayley and they have some beef to settle. They lock-up stiff and Banks takes the role model down with a headlock. Banks takes a wrist lock and tags Bianca but Bayley drops Sasha with a forearm, then hits Belair rushing in. Bayley forces her to the corner and tags Natalya.
Belair takes a headlock but gets shot off, then does a handstand over her. Nattie then leapfrogs her and poses, so Belair drops her and poses before hitting a splash for a two-count. Belair slams Natalya, then tags Banks and lifts her in a miltary press and throws her onto Bayley and Nattie as we head to the break.
Back from the break and Bayley has regained control of the match. Bayley beats Belair around the ring and mocks her before putting her in the corner and tagging Natalya. Nattie looks for a suplex but Belair counters with a small package for a two-count. Belair tags in Sasha Banks.
The Boss hits Natalya with clotheslines that knock her into the corner. Sasha hits running double knees in the corner, then drags her back for a two-count because Bayley breaks it up. Suddenly Bianca Belair is back and drops Bayley before hitting a handspring moonsault, meanwhile Sasha locks Natalya in the Bank Statement and she quickly taps!
Winners: Sasha Banks & Natalya
We see some highlights of Tribute To The Troops 2007 with Vince and Santa Claus.
Tonight is NXT WarGames and we see a trailer for the PPV. We’ll have full coverage here as it happens.
We get a video with little video snippets from celebrities like Rob Gronkowski, Drew Brees, Terry Crews, and more.
Drew McIntyre Vs. The Miz W/John Morrison
The match gets underway and McIntyre takes the fight to The Miz. McIntyre forces him to the ropes and chops him but Miz rolls out of the ring to regroup. He doesn’t get the chance however, as Drew is on him right away. Morrison tries to interefere but McIntyre throws him over the barricade then laughs like Santa Claus.
Miz uses the chance to cheap shot McIntyre and get him back in the ring. Miz takes McIntyre up top and knocks him into the tree of woe but McIntyre sits-up and throws Miz across the ring. The Champion builds a head of steam and hits a quick sequence of belly-to-belly suplexes, then a running neckbreaker and a kip-up.
Morrison tries to pull Miz out of the ring but Drew drags him back inside along with John. The referee puts Morrison out, meanwhile The Miz pokes him in the eye and rolls him up using the ropes for a near-fall. McIntyre knocks Morrison off the apron, then reverses the Skull Crushing Finale with a Future Shock DDT. McIntyre goes to the corner and counts down to a Claymore Kick for the win.
Winner: Drew McIntyre
After the match the WWE Champion goes out and sits on the barricade to pose with the soldiers on the screens and that brings WWE Tribute To The Troops to a close.
That’s it for the show but remember we will have live results coverage of WWE NXT later tonight. Until then, let us know what you thought of this show and stay safe!