John Laurinaitis is on the phone and he tells Brodus that it will be next week (when they are in Tampa). Otunga enters and wants to know when Brodus will debut. John says that the longer he holds him out, the angrier he will get.

Alberto enter the room and John wants to know if he is ready for his match tonight. Alberto says that he is ready but John points out that Alberto said he was ready at Survivor Series and he lost in front of sponsors.

Alberto says that he will win.

Punk enters and he says that you get 156,000 hits when you type in John Laurinaitis and spineless. There are more than 900,000 hits when you type in Alberto Del Rio and boring. Punk says that when you type in Otunga’s name, all you get is Jennifer Hudson.

Punk tells everyone that the WWE Title is not going anywhere.

Otunga says that sounded like a threat. Otunga says that Punk is going to get disqualified to keep the title. Laurinaitis says that if Punk gets ‘Intentionally’ disqualified, he will lose the title.


Match Number Five: CM Punk versus Alberto Del Rio with Ricardo Rodriguez for the WWE Championship in an If Punk gets Intentionally Disqualified he loses the title Match

They lock up and Punk works on the wrist and connects with a fireman’s carry into an arm bar. Del Rio punches the arm and he applies an arm bar. Punk with an Irish whip and monkey flip before he returns to the arm and applies an arm bar. Del Rio with a side head lock take down.

Del Rio with a shoulder tackle for a near fall. Del Rio with an arm drag into an arm bar. Del Rio with a shoulder tackle but Punk with a back elbow. Del Rio holds on to the ropes but Punk clotheslines Del Rio over the top rope to the floor. Punk with a suicide dive onto Del Rio and we go to commercial.

We are back and Del Rio continues to work on the arm as he gets Punk’s arm prepared for the cross arm breaker. Del Rio with an arm bar. We see highlights from the commercial break when Punk was crotched and then Del Rio kicked Punk in the shoulder.

Punk punches Del Rio to get out of the hold and then he tries for a sunset flip but because he only has the use of one arm, he cannot get Del Rio over. Del Rio with kicks to the arm and then he goes up top. Del Rio with a forearm and he gets a near fall. Del Rio kicks the arm and then he slams it into the mat. Del Rio wraps Punk’s arm in the rope as he continues to weaken the shoulder.

Del Rio runs into a boot from Punk and Punk tries for a cross body but he misses. Del Rio with a baseball slide into the arm and he gets a near fall. Del Rio with an arm bar to Punk. Del Rio with a tilt-a-whirl back breaker for a near fall. Del Rio with elbows to the arm and elbow as he continues to weaken the left arm. Del Rio goes to the turnbuckles and he hits a double sledge and gets a near fall.

Del Rio gets another near fall. Del Rio with a key lock. Del Rio with a running boot to the head and he gets a near fall. Del Rio goes up top but Punk with a kick to Del Rio when he comes off and both men are down. Punk gets a near fall.

Both men get to their feet and Del Ro punches Punk but Punk with a kick and Del Rio starts with kicks. Punk with a series of kicks but Del Rio with punches. Punk with a leg lariat and a clothesline and then he hits a swinging neck breaker for a near fall.

Punk with knees and then he sends Del Rio into the turnbuckles and hits the running knee. Punk tries for the bulldog but Del Rio grabs the left arm and hits a single arm breaker and he gets a near fall.

Punk misses an O’Connor Roll and a round kick when Del Rio escapes and Del Rio with a snap German suplex and bridge for a near fall. Del Rio tries for the float over into the cross arm breaker but Punk avoids it. Punk cannot get Del Rio to his shoulders for the Go To Sleep. Del Rio with a DDT for a near fall. Del Rio with more kicks to Punk and then Del Rio tries to remove the turnbuckle pad but the referee stops him.

Del Rio gets a chair and then he tosses it to Punk and Punk gives the chair back to the Del Rio and pulls a Guerrero. The referee sees the chair but he does not disqualify Del Rio because of his plea. Punk with a rollup for a near fall. Del Rio with a lungblower for a near fall.

Ricardo gets on the apron to argue with the referee. Del Rio tries to send Punk into the exposed turnbuckle but Punk stops Del Rio and then Punk hits Snake Eyes and gets the three count.

Winner: CM Punk

After the match, Ricardo tries to tell the referee what happened and Punk tells his side of the story. Punk gets Ricardo up and hits Go To Sleep on Ricardo.