15.El Torito vs. Hornswoggle (Extreme Rules, May 4, 2014)
Winner: El Torito
OK, I know this might be a bit absurd, but COME ON! These two put on one hell of a PPV pre-show match. What could've been a typical cringeworthy comedy bit turned into a surprisingly entertaining match that involved Los Matadores and the now defunct 3MB. Everything from the commentators to the mini-tables, ladders and chairs, was enough to garner "THIS IS AWESOME" and "HOLY SHIT" chants from the crowd.
14.Paige vs. Emma (NXT ArRival, February 26, 2014)
13.The Usos vs. The Wyatts (Money in the Bank, June 29, 2014)
12.Daniel Bryan vs. Bray Wyatt (Royal Rumble, January 26, 2014)
11.The Shield vs. Evolution (Extreme Rules, May 04, 2014)
Winners: The Shield
It's the old vs. the new. The veterans (Triple H, Randy Orton, and Batista) versus three of WWE's hottest up-and-coming superstars (Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, and Roman Reigns). The highly technical match evolved into a chaotic brawl that carried into the crowd, and gave us the unforgettable "HOLY SHIT" moment when Rollins dove off a balcony:
10.Dolph Ziggler vs. Tyson Kidd vs. Cesaro (SmackDown, November 14, 2014)
9.Adrian Neville vs. Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd vs. Tyler Breeze (NXT Takeover Fatal 4Way, September 11, 2014)
8.Charlotte vs. Natalya (NXT Takeover, May 29, 2014)
7.Daniel Bryan vs. Triple H (WrestleMania XXX, April 06, 2014)
6.The Shield vs. The Wyatt Famiy (Elimination Chamber, February 22, 2014)
5.Sami Zayn vs. Adrian Neville (NXT R-Evolution, December 11, 2014)
4.Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins (Monday Night RAW, August 19, 2014)
Winner: No contest (because... Kane)
The two ex-Shield members delivered the closest thing to an "Attitude Era" main event on RAW. There were chairs, kendo sticks, and tables, and it was "balls to the wall" brutal, even for WWE's PG standards. Ambrose and Rollins have natural chemistry and it made for great match. Kane's interference at the end was slightly irritating, but that doesn't take away from the fact that these two delivered the best RAW main event of the year.
3.Charlotte vs. Sasha Banks (NXT R-Evolution, December 11, 2014)
2.Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton vs. Batista (WrestleMania XXX, April 06, 2014)
1.Sami Zayn vs. Cesaro (NXT ArRival, February 26, 2014)
Simply put, this match was a masterpiece. It's the reason why we watch wrestling. It's why we bought the WWE Network. Not only was this one of the best matches of the year, but it was one of the best matches of the decade. These two superstars make wrestling a legit art form, and watching them perform is like watching Da Vinci paint the Mona Lisa.
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