All hail, no!

November 29, 2010

PHILADELPHIA – The lineage of those who’ve worn the King of the Ring crown is rich with WWE Hall of Famers and Legends, including “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, Bret Hart, Edge and Triple H. Tonight, a new King, an Irish King would capture the throne to take his place among WWE royalty.

John Morrison def. Alberto Del Rio in a King of the Ring Semifinals Match

In their King of the Ring Semifinals Match, John Morrison and Alberto Del Rio had an unexpected visitor. The athletic duo clashed in an impressive outing for both when Del Rio’s nemesis, Rey Mysterio, appeared in Del Rio’s automobile. The moneyed Mexican lost focus and found The Shaman of Sexy quick to capitalize, nailing his opponent to advance in the tournament.

Alberto Del Rio def. U.S. Champion Daniel Bryan in a King of the Ring First Round Match

Kicking off Raw’s special King of the Ring tournament, SmackDown’s Alberto Del Rio drove by – in style, naturally – to tangle with United States Champion Daniel Bryan. Not only did the moneyed Mexican prevail in the tournaments first round, he forced Bryan – a proven submission specialist – to tap out!