-Cole apologized for the remarks by AW. I guess someone complained about the Kobe deal.
-We see highlights of Punk and Cena talking.
-Heath Slater is out. We get highlights from Raw 1,000. Slater says that now that the legends have gone back to the retirement home, he can get his career back on track. He challenges any current star to come out and lose to the one-man band baby. Welcome back Randy Orton.
Heath Slater vs. Randy Orton
And here we go. Boot by Slater, slams Orton to the corner and lays in the rights. More boots as the ref tries to separate them. Clothesline by Orton. Another. Snap slam follows. Orton nails the hangman's DDT, pounds the mat, RKO and that is all for the one-man band.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Randy Orton @ 1:00 via pin
-Bryan is backstage and says his neck hurts. He says the people need metal help, and while AJ is his boss, he doesn't want to answer the questions. A doctor asks him questions, all simple at first, and then asks about the marriage last week. He starts to repeat YES to the doctor, and looks rather insane while doing so.
The Miz and Dolph Ziggler w/Vickie Guerrero vs. Christian and Chris Jericho
And here we go, as Christian and Ziggler start things off. Ziggler tries to out wrestle him, gets slapped and Christian covers for 2. Tag to Miz, Christian takes him down and lays in rights, and Miz bails and tags Ziggler back in. Jericho tags in, so Ziggler bails and Miz back in. Hip tosses by Jericho, clothesline and a cover for 2. Elbow drop by Jericho and a cover again for 2. Chops follow, to the corner and a boot by Miz. Miz lays the boots to Jericho, slams him to the corner and tags Ziggler in. Off the ropes and a shoulder block by Jericho. Ziggler sends Jericho to the apron, up top and a double axe handle and Jericho tosses Ziggler and Miz to the floor. Christian up top with a cross body onto both and the faces stand tall as we head to a commercial @ 3:00.
We are back from commercial @ 6:00, with Miz in control of Jericho with a rear chinlock. Jericho fights back with chops, but a clothesline form Miz levels Jericho, and Miz covers for 2. Jericho battles back with the backdrop suplex, and both men are down. Tags to Ziggler and Christian, Christian in control and a right to Ziggler from the floor. Second rope back elbow and Christian tries to fire up the crowd. Sunset flip from Christian gets 2. Christian fights off Miz and Ziggler, but then eats a dropkick and Ziggler covers for 2. Miz tags in, takes control and chokes out Christian. Christian looks to fight back, works to his feet, and tosses Miz to the floor. Christian works for a tag, but Miz pulls Jericho to the floor to stop that. Miz lays the boots to Christian, and covers for 2. Tag back to Ziggler, he celebrates and gets an elbow drop to Christian for 2. Side headlock applied by Ziggler, does a head stand to show off, and remains in control. Neck breaker by Ziggler, and he sets, misses the famasser, not sure what the hell happened there and starts to kick away at Christian. Whoops. Rights by Ziggler, boot, fameasser now countered into a powerbomb, we got it right that time. Tags to Miz and Jericho, shoulder blocks by Jericho and a springboard kick to Ziggler. Bulldog to Miz, lionsault to Miz connects and a cover gets 2 as Ziggler makes the save. SPEAR by Christian on Ziggler! Miz sends Christian to the post, Miz escapes the walls and kicks Jericho in the face. Christian with the thumb to the eye of Miz, and a code breaker by Jericho gets the win. Nice retaliation for Smackdown by Christian.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Christian and Jericho @ 14:00 via pin
-After the match, Ziggler lays out Jericho with the MITB briefcase.
-They discuss the pre-show fire.
-Bryan is with the doctor, and they do a Rorschach inkblot test. The doctor has a goat face, and Bryan snaps again. Bryan asks if Charlie Sheen is behind this, and starts to speaks to Sheen, and says he is winning.
-Cole and Raw talks about being interactive.
-Tensai is already in the ring.
-Tyson Kidd gets entrance music.
Tensai vs. Tyson Kidd
After video of Kidd beating Tensai, we get our match. Leg kicks by Kidd, enziguri follows. Big shoulder block by Tensai, corner splash connects as well. Catapult into the ropes onto Kidd, and then an elbow drop by Tensai. Shots to the back of the head by Tensai, and the nerve pinch to the shoulder of Kidd. Kidd fights to his feet, elbows out and then a spin kick to Tensai. Roll up out of the corner by Kidd gets 2. Up top and a blockbuster connects and Kidd gets a close 2. Tensai gets the big tree slam, and then the senton back splash and that is all.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Tensai @ 2:00 via pin
-Tensai bets down Kidd after the bell, and then gets the dropping back breaker. The referee reverses the decision.
OFFICIAL RESULT: Tyson Kidd @ 2:00 via DQ
-Referees put a stop to the madness and then Tensai decides to beat on Sakemoto once again.
-The doctor says Bryan is easily angered, bitter and has an unhealthy obsession with Charlie Sheen, but he is sane. Bryan is free to go, and then the lights turn red. Kane arrives for some anger management, and beats down Bryan.
-Triple H vs. Lesnar is official for Summerslam, we get video of last week's angle.
-CM Punk now makes his way to the ring. Looks like some special commentary from Punk for the main event.
-Who do you guys think will be the Smackdown GM? Simply back to Teddy Long, or someone new and fresh?
-We are back from commercial and it is now time for Show and Cena to make their entrances for the main event.
-Punk even apologizes for what he said to Lawler earlier n the show.
#1 Contenders Match: John Cena vs. Big Show
And here we go with our main event of the evening. John Cena tries to attack early, and Show... (Continues on next page)