Dusty takes the mic from Triple H and says that he is big on getting in people's faces. Dusty demands to be in the Rhodes brothers' corner. Dusty is granted is request. Triple H and Stephanie leave the ring. As the Rhodes family depart, Cody and Goldust are assaulted by the Shield.
R Truth vs Curtis Axel
R Truth's entrance is always the highlight of the show for me.
Axel insults Truth for his dancing, Truth answers with a right hand to Axel's jaw. Axel tries to balance himself along the ropes, but Truth kicks Axel's legs out from under him. Axel regains control and hits a dropkick on R Truth. Truth hits a unique shoulder drop on Axel to get a 2-count. CM punk's music hits. Heyman looks frantic, Axel gets caught by Truth and the what's up while he is looking out for Punk. Truth does a jig after his victory.
Winner: R Truth
Congratulations to Trish Stratus for the birth of her baby boy, Maximus!
Alicia Fox vs Brie Bella
Fox kicks Brie in the gut, sending her ringside. She is greeted by being choked along the middle rope as soon as she enters the ring. Fox chokes Brie with her legs. Brie fights her way out and hits a series of clotheslines. Brie's screams to attempt to fire up the crowd feel so awkward. Fox flips Brie over her back but Brie lands on her feet, followed by a right hand. Brie hits a face buster to get the 3-count.
Winner: Brie Bella
Backstage, Curtis Axel is pacing back and forth until Heyman yells for him to stop. Ryback says that there is nothing to worry about, after the two of them took care of Punk last week. Heyman asks for Ryback to leave and he will get to him in a few minutes. Heyman looks infatuated with Ryback as he leaves. Heyman tells Axel that he is going to propose to Ryback tonight .
Big Show is being interviewed backstage, looking very nervous. He says that his financial situation is being held over his head like a sword from a thread. Show is being forced to choose the lesser of two evils. He is only trying to do what is best for his family. But he says that there is only so much that he can take. Show says that he is not going to take it anymore. Show says he's going to find Triple and show him exactly how he feels. He says he's going to knock Triple H the hell out!
Big Show bursts into Maddox's office and demands to know where Triple H is, holding Maddox up against the wall.
Del Rio attempts to ram Ryder into the corner but Ryder dodges, lifts Del Rio up and plants him on the mat. Outside of the ring, Drl Rio throws Ryder into the barricade. Del Rio hits a tilt a world backbreaker. Del Rio throws Ryder into the ropes, Ryder counters and hits a face buster. Ryder hits the broski boot, 2-count. Ryder goes for the rough ryder, Del Rio counters it and hits a german suplex, 2-count. Del Rio locks in the armbar to make Ryder tap.
Winner: Alberto Del Rio
Heyman and Ryback enter the ring . Ryback says that if there's one things he doesn't like in this negative world, it's a bully. After all of the sacrifices that Heyman made for Punk, and seeing Punk throw it all back in his face, Ryback couldn't stand by and watch. Ryback says that there is nothing that he would not do for Heyman. Heyman says that he is glad Ryback feels that way. Heyman says that in such a progressive day in 2013, people need to be more open about the way that they feel about each other. Heyman says that he wants to make an honest man out of Ryback. Heyman grabs Ryback by the hand and drops to a knee. Heyman asks Ryback if he will be (after much delay) a Paul Heyman guy.
Punk runs out and falls to the floor after jumping the barricade. Punk limps around the ring but Heyman and Ryback stand their ground. Heyman looks over the ropes to