We start off this week’s show with the Smackdown brand and your announcers are Matt Striker and Todd Grisham.
Match Number OneEdit
Curt Hawkins versus Trent Barreta in a Rematch from Last Week Match
They lock up and Hawkins backs Barreta into the corner and Hawkins teases a clean break and he punches Trent. Curt with a snap mare and kick to the back. Hawkins with a suplex to Trent and he gets a near fall. Hawkins with a side head lock take down into a side head lock. Curt with a shoulder tackle and kick to the back. Curt taunts Trent but Trent punches Curt. Curt responds with kicks and then he chokes Trent in the ropes. Trent with a rana followed by a clothesline that sends Curt over the top rope to the floor and then Trent with a plancha onto Hawkins. Curt sends Trent into the ringside barrier as we go to commercial.
We are back and Hawkins with a side head lock but Trent with elbows but Curt with an STO for a near fall. Hawkins with an elbow and a near fall. Hawkins returns to the head with a reverse chin lock. Hawkins with knees to Trent and then he tries for a suplex but Trent blocks it. Trent is sent to the apron and Trent with a knee when Curt tries for a shoulder. Barreta with a leg drop that sends Curt to the floor. They return to the ring and Trent with forearms to Curt followed by a European uppercut. Trent with a flying clothesline and then he hits a running knee into the corner. Trent goes to the apron and hits a springboard drop kick to the back of the head but he can only get a two count.
Trent avoids a slam and gets a near fall with a rollup. Curt misses a splash into the corner but he is able to recover and hit an inverted suplex for a near fall. Hawkins with a belly-to-back suplex and then he goes up top for the elbow drop but he misses the elbow drop. Trent sets for a running knee and he hits it but can only get a near fall. Hawkins avoids the tornado DDT and hits a snap neck breaker for the three count.
Winner: Curt Hawkins
It is time to take a look back at what happened on Raw when John Cena said goodbye to the WWE Universe . . . until he came back later in the night to cost Wade Barrett (and eventually Randy Orton) the WWE Title.
Even though we aren’t halfway through the show, it is time for the Raw two-thirds of the show and your announcers are Scott Stanford and Jerry Lawler.
Match Number TwoEdit
Vladimir Kozlov and Santino Marella versus Zack Ryder and Primo in a Which One Doesn’t Belong Match
Kozlov and Ryder start things off and Ryder woo woo woos before locking up. Ryder with a kick but Kozlov with an arm drag and Ryder tags in Primo. Primo says that he wants a piece of Santino and he obliges. Santino does his pre-locking up foot work. They lock up to a deadlock. Primo with a knee to Santino’s midsection. Santino with a hip lock take down for a near fall. Santino with a front face lock and he rolls through and tags in Kozlov who kicks Primo in the back. Kozlov with shoulders in the corner followed by a fireman’s carry and he gets a near fall. Santino tags back in and he connects with a forearm to the back. Santino with a fireman’s carry for another near fall.
Santino with a hammer lock but Primo with an elbow and kicks. Primo with a suplex and float over for a near fall. Santino with a jawbreaker and Ryder tags back in and gives Ryder a drop toe hold. Ryder with a punch followed by a knee drop. Santino blocks a punch and he takes Ryder to the floor. Kozlov hits Primo when he tries to attack Santino and we go to commercial.
We are back and Primo has Santino in a surfboard but Santino with a kick to escape. Santino blocks a hip toss and gives Primo one of his own. Santino tries for the saluting head butt but Santino connects with Primo’s knees. Ryder tags in and he sends Santino into the corner with a hard Irish whip and he gets a near fall. Ryder punches Santino and tags in Primo. Primo with a rear chin lock as Santino is almost able to make the tag to Kozlov. Primo with a punch but Santino with an inside cradle and near fall. Primo with a forearm to Santino and Ryder tags back in. Ryder with a knee to Santino and then he chokes him in the ropes. Primo hits Santino while Ryder talks to the referee. Ryder gets a near fall and then he punches Santino in the back. Primo tags in and they hit a double flapjack on Marella but Santino kicks out.
Primo with a side head lock but Santino with an arm drag and Kozlov is tagged in. Kozlov with a head butt and kick to Primo. Kozlov with a head butt to the midsection followed by a running power slam but Ryder breaks up the cover. Kozlov sends Ryder over the top rope but Santino made the tag. Santino with a punch and split stunner and it is time for the cobra and Santino gets the three count.
Winners: Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov
We go to commercial.
We are back and it is time to take a look back at the main event of Raw when we had a new WWE Champion crowned in the Raw Rebound featuring ‘I Hate Miz because he won’ kid.
Match Number ThreeEdit
Mark Henry versus The Usos with Tamina in a We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Tag Team Division Match
Jey starts things off and Mark gets the crowd into the action before they lock up and Henry sends Jey to the mat. Jey with a side head lock but Henry with a shoulder tackle and Jey appears to have hurt his shoulder and Mark stands on Jey’s chest. They lock up again and Henry sends Jey into the corner and Jimmy tags in but Henry does not feel the punches from Jimmy but he punches Jimmy. Jey tries to interfere but Henry with a head butt to Jey and then he punches Jimmy. Tamina with a kick to Henry’s back that has no effect because she isn’t wearing any shoes. Jey hits Henry from behind but he does not Irish whip Henry. Henry with an Irish whip but he misses a splash in the corner and Jey kicks Henry in the leg and then hits a running butt splash to the head. Jimmy tags in and does the same thing. Jimmy gets a near fall and Jimmy applies a front face lock. Henry with a power slam to Jimmy and both men are down.
Henry misses a splash and Jey tags in and gets a near fall after a leg drop. Jey with a low clothesline and he gets a near fall. Jimmy tags back in and they hit a double elbow drop. Jimmy kicks Henry in the chest as he tries to wear him down. Jimmy gets a near fall. Jimmy with a front face lock but Henry gets to his feet and he tosses Jimmy to get out of the hold. Jey tags in and he runs into a few clotheslines. Henry with a head butt followed by another clothesline for a near fall. Henry stops Jimmy and brings him over the top rope into the ring. Henry with a head butt and then he puts Jimmy on top of Jey before he hits a big splash and then he hits the World’s Strongest Slam for the three count.
Winner: Mark Henry
We go to credits.