WWE RAW REPORT: A NEW MAN IN CHARGE; AN ANNOUNCER IS FIRED; SUPERSTARS RETURN TO ACTION; THE START OF THE STRAIGHT EDGE POWER TRIP?
By Richard Trionfo on 2011-10-10 23:05:52
We start off with a look back at last week’s Vote of Confidence-Mania and the result of that non-binding vote.
We are live from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and your announcers are the Ghost of Wrestling Announcing Past, the Ghost of Wrestling Announcing Present, and the Ghost of Wrestling Announcing Future.
Michael talks about how great the change is and Jerry says that change is not always good. We are told that Alberto Del Rio will face CM Punk and Randy Orton will face Mark Henry.
He asks for a little respect and then he says that he is a little nervous. John says that as Interim General Manager, Alberto Del Rio will defend his title against John Cena. John says that people might not like him because he has integrity, morals, and ethics.
We see the graphic for Alberto Del Rio versus John Cena at Vengeance so it is going to happen.
Match Number Six: Alberto Del Rio with Ricardo Rodriguez versus CM Punk in a Non Title Match
They lock up and Del Rio backs Punk into the corner but Punk turns the tables and gives a clean break. Punk with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Punk with a waist lock but Del Rio with a wrist lock and punches to the arm. Punk with kicks to the leg and then he punches and kicks Del Rio in the corner. Del Rio goes to the floor and Ricardo runs interference for him.
Del Rio wants to get back into the ring but he will wait for Punk to get back in the corner. Del Rio returns to the ring and he kicks and punches Punk and gets a near fall. Del Rio with a snap mare and a drop kick to the back of the head and he gets a near fall. Del Rio with a reverse chin lock on Punk.
Punk with a belly-to-back suplex for a near fall. Punk with a neck breaker and he gets a near fall. Punk with a figure four head scissors and then he connects with elbows to Del Rio’s head. Punk gets a near fall on Del Rio. Punk with an Irish whip but he misses the running knee into the corner and he goes over the top rope to the floor and he holds his knee.
John Laurinaitis comes out and he demands to stop the match. He says that we will have a tag match instead with CM Punk and Alberto Del Rio against two men he has reinstated. Those men are Miz and R Truth.
Miz says that they are back and they dedicate this to everyone who doubted them. Truth raps as we go to commercial.
Match Number Seven: Alberto Del Rio and CM Punk versus Miz and R Truth
The match is joined in progress and Del Rio kicks Truth. Del Rio with more kicks and then Del Rio with an enzuigiri that knocks Miz to the floor. Truth with punches to Del Rio and the referee warns him. Miz tags in and he kicks Del Rio and connects with knees and hits a running knee lift. Miz with a reverse chin lock and punches while in the ropes.
Del Rio with a kick to Miz and then he hits a drop kick and gets a near fall. Punk tags in and he kicks Miz followed by a snap mare and kick to the back. Punk with boots to the chest and then he poses while choking Miz. Punk with a side Russian leg sweep and a float over for a near fall.
Punk punches Miz but Miz with a knee and Truth tags in. Punk with a hip toss and he connects with forearms to Truth. Del Rio tags back in and he hits a drop kick and gets a near fall. Del Rio with a reverse chin lock but Truth with a jawbreaker and he tags in Miz. Miz kicks Del Rio around the ring.
Miz with a boot to the head and he gets a near fall. Del Rio with a kick to Miz and Punk tags in. Del Rio goes to the floor and Ricardo checks on Del Rio and they go to the back. Punk is confused.
Miz and Truth like the odds now that it is two on one. Punk with forearms and knees to Miz but Truth with a kick to the back. Punk kicks Truth but that allows Miz to hit a DDT but he can only get a near fall.
Truth tags in and he punches Punk. Truth punches Punk and then he applies a reverse chin lock. Miz tags back in and they hit a double shoulder tackle and Miz gets a near fall. Miz punches Punk in the corner and the referee warns him. Truth chokes Punk while the referee is not looking. Punk punches Miz and Truth as he gets out of the corner. Punk with a back heel kick to Miz followed by an Irish whip and running knee into the corner.
Punk with a bulldog to Miz and a clothesline to Truth on the apron. Punk goes up top for the elbow drop and it was very Macho. He says that it is time to go to sleep and he waits for Miz to get up. Punk gets Miz up but Truth stops him and they double team Punk and the referee calls for the bell.
Winners: CM Punk and Alberto Del Rio by disqualification
After the match, Triple H has gone casual and he goes after Miz and Truth. Triple H goes after Miz while Punk takes care of Truth. Hunter sends Miz into the ring steps. Punk rearranges the announce table and he sends Truth over the table. Hunter throws the ring steps up the ramp while Truth goes into the crowd.
David Otunga and John Laurinaitis are in the office and John says that the Board is going to order Triple H to team up with CM Punk against R Truth and Miz at Vengeance. Otunga drinks as we go back to the ring.