to break the hold. Punk locks in the anaconda vice.
Taker sits up with the hold locked on and stands straight up. Punk looks shocked as Taker grabs him around the throat. Punk avoids a chokeslam and hits the G2S but Taker responds immediately with a tombstone piledriver. Taker goes for the pin but Punk kicks out at two!
Taker crawls toward Punk and the two men fight up to their knees, trading right hands, head butts and chops. Taker gets the upper hand, but Punk kicks him in the chest. Taker grabs Punk around the throat and Punk knocks the ref down. Heyman distracts Taker and Punk catches him with a kick to the gut. Punk hits the running knee in the corner, but Taker counters into the last ride. Heyman hands Punk the urn and Punk brings it crashing down on Taker's head. Punk pins Taker in the classic pose, sticking his tongue out, but Taker kicks out at two.
Punk stands tall and brings his thumb across his throat. Punk shoulders Taker but Taker fights out of it. Taker tries for the tombstone but Punk counters out. Punk tries for the G2S again but Taker counters into the tombstone, bringing Punk down once more for the three count.
Winner: The Undertaker
Following the match Taker bails from the ring and immediately grabs the urn from the ring steps. Taker heads back into the ring and stares out at the fans. He looks to be a bit choked up as he gets to one knee and salutes the urn while pyro goes off in the background. The Undertaker is an astonishing 21-0 at WrestleMania, something that will likely never be duplicated.
On his way to the back, Taker stops to look back at the fans before raising his arm in victory and walking slowly away.
- We get another video package about John Cena, and how he's focused heading into tonight.
- From one video package into another as we see the events over the past few months since Summerslam, including Lesnar retiring and then later attacking Vince McMahon, that have led up to this match.
No Holds Barred Match with Triple H's Career On The Line
Shawn Michaels will be in Triple H's corner
Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H
Shawn Michaels' music hits, and HBK makes his way down the ring, dressed for the occasion in jeans, a black tank top, and a camouflage baseball cap.
Brock Lesnar is the next man to make his way into the stadium, and of course he's got Heyman by his side. Lesnar gets a pretty nice pop out of the crowd in his return to WrestleMania for the first time since WrestleMania XX.
Triple H is out to the ring next, and the heir apparent to the WWE makes his way out through a goofy metal skeleton structure. Hunter has some sort of powder caked all around his midsection, not exactly sure what that is, but it seems like he's able to rub most of it off before getting up to the apron.
The bell rings and Hunter catches Lesnar with a series of right hands right off the bat. Lesnar responds with a series of knees before falling to the outside in pursuit of Hunter. Hunter whips Lesnar into the barricade hard before ramming his head into the ring apron. He takes Lesnar over to the announcer's table and slams him head first into the table. Lesnar is able to fight back, backing Hunter into the ring apron before sending him over the barricade into the crowd. Lesnar grabs a chair and heads out after Hunter, but ends up clotheslined back into the ringside area.
Lesnar recovers quickly and avoids a chair shot, catching Hunter and sending him back into the ring. Lesnar heads into the ring and grabs the chair, but turns right around into a high knee from Hunter. Heyman grabs the chair and pulls it out of the ring. Hunter tosses Brock to the outside and kicks him in the stomach before slamming him head first into the ring steps. Lesnar tries to whip Lesnar, but Lesnar counters with a belly to belly suplex on the stadium floor.
Lesnar picks Hunter up and slams him down face first on the announcer's table before suplexing him through the Spanish announcer's table. Lesnar picks Hunter up and buries his knee in Hunter's midsection before hitting another belly to belly suplex into the wreckage of the Spanish announcer's table. Lesnar grins wickedly before screaming out. Lesnar drags Hunter away before staring down Shawn Michaels and sending him scurrying. Lesnar brings things back into the ring where he stands over Hunter and waits for him to stand. Hunter stands in the corner and Lesnar stomps away on him repeatedly.
Hunter is able to drive Lesnar's face down into his knee, but Lesnar recovers quickly and takes Hunter down to the mat for a two count. Lesnar attacks Hunter in the corner, but Hunter tries to fight back. It doesn't last long as Lesnar sends Hunter across the ring. Lesnar runs into a big boot but comes right back with another belly to belly suplex for another two count. Lesnar waits for Hunter to stand and hits him with a big German suplex. Lesnar goes for another pin and gets two.
Lesnar tosses Hunter with another suplex for another two count. Hunter tries to kick away at Lesnar, scoring with a couple of boots and a couple of rights, but Lesnar tosses him into the corner with such force that he flies over the top and to the outside. Lesnar heads out to the floor and backs Michaels off again. He turns around and walks into a clothesline from Hunter. Hunter picks up Lesnar and hits him with a right before clotheslining him into the timekeeper's area.
Hunter slams Lesnar head first into the announcer's table before blasting him with a chair shot to the back. Back in the ring and Lesnar avoids a shot only to take Hunter down with a bridging German suplex for a two count. HBK leaps up to the apron but Brock knocks him down to the floor immediately. Lesnar turns around into a big spinebuster from Hunter. Hunter tries for the pedigree, but Lesnar turns it around almost hitting the F5. HBK is in the ring and tries for sweet chin music but Lesnar catches him and hits the F5. Hunter hits... (Continues on next page)