RAW Women's Champion Ronda Rousey was supposed to take on Smackdown Women's Champion Becky Lynch but The Irish Lass Kicker was removed from the show after suffering serious facial injuries and a concussion.
But while Raw took the bragging rights it was two SmackDown competitors - Flair and Bryan - who left the event with their reputations enhanced and, arguably, the true Survivor Series winners.
What time does WWE Survivor Series start?
As previously reported, Enzo Amore was tossed out of tonight's WWE Survivor Series event after he caused a scene in the front row during the Tag Team Survivor Series match.
Following his win over Nakamura, WWE announced Rollins would defend his Intercontinental Championship against Dean Ambrose at TLC.
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As noted, Survivor Series 2011 emanated from the hallowed halls of Madison Square Garden, a building where so much rich and important WWE history would transpire through the decades.
How to watch the live streaming of WWE Survivor Series?
The WWE Network is available on WWE.com, PS3 or PS4, Xbox 360 or Xbox One, Sony Internet-connected TVs, Samsung Smart TVs, Panasonic Life+Screen Smart TVs, Kindle Fire or Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, iOS enabled devices and Android enabled devices. Like we saw earlier this week on Twitter, WWE's taking a real life injury and real life bad timing and turning them into glorious, glorious kayfabe.
Jax was asked about the negative reaction from the Los Angeles crowd.