WWE RAW REPORT: MIZ/MORRISON START OFF THE YEAR FOR WWE; WE KNOW WHO IS IN CHARGE OF NEXUS; TAMINA SHOWS HER LOYALTIES WHEN HER BOYFRIEND FACES THE USOS; WHY GO THROUGH THE DOOR WHEN YOU CAN CLIMB THE CAGE WITH A BAD ARM?
By Richard Trionfo on 2011-01-03 23:05:32
We begin this year of Raw with a look back at what happened last week when Nexus added some new blood in their war against John Cena. What did it mean when CM Punk put on the Nexus arm band at the end of the night?
Before our next match, Alberto Del Rio has something to say. Alberto tells us his name, but we already knew that. He says that with his rich Mexican heritage, it is his destiny to be the World Heavyweight Champion. His destiny is to destroy every single person on Smackdown. On Raw, the name Alberto Del Rio will be emblazoned on the heart and the mid of the WWE Universe. It is his destiny to win the Royal Rumble and Main Event Wrestlemania.
Truth tells Del Rio he is the man to send Alberto back to Smackdown.
Match Number Four: Alberto Del Rio versus R Truth
Truth slaps Del Rio before the bell rings and then Del Rio swings at Truth but misses. Truth with a punch and kick. Del Rio with an Irish whip and Truth floats over and then does a split and hits a leg lariat. Truth clotheslines Del Rio over the top rope to the floor and then Truth goes for a plancha and hits Del Rio. Both men are down as we go to commercial.
We are back and Truth with punches in the corner. Truth with a power slam for a near fall. Truth with a punch to the head but Del Rio with a kick to Truth followed by an arm breaker for a near fall. Del Rio punches Truth in the head and then he works on the arm. Del Rio stomps on the arm and gets a near fall. Del Rio returns to the arm bar. Truth gets back to his feet and he punches Del Rio and kicks him in the midsection. Del Rio with an Irish whip but Truth’s arm keeps him from floating over in the corner. Del Rio with an arm wringer to the mat and he gets another near fall.
Del Rio with a series of knees to the arm. Del Rio with another near fall and he applies a key lock. Truth punches Del Rio to get out of the hold. Del Rio with kicks to the midsection and then he tries for a splash to the back but Truth moves and Del Rio goes to the floor. Ricardo Rodriguez checks on Del Rio on the floor and then he returns to the ring and Truth with clotheslines and a hip toss. Truth gets a near fall.
Truth with a kick and then he sets for the axe kick but Del Rio goes to the apron and then he pulls Truth’s shoulder into the ring post. Del Rio floats over into the cross arm breaker and Truth taps out.
Winner: Alberto Del Rio