Mark Henry comes out in a cast and on crutches. Henry complains about his broken ankle and says that this isn't how a champion should be treated. Henry said he's down, but not out as the crowd gave him a "You Suck" chant. Henry said he is fighting through the injury and wants to compete, but Teddy Long and the doctors won't let him because he isn't cleared. Big Show comes out and calls Henry a liar, saying that he kicked him in the crotch, not the knee. Big Show said that next time, but Henry cuts him off and said that there won't be a next time because he is a big loser. Show hits him with the WMD and walks to the back.
Daniel Bryan comes out and cashes in the briefcase! Henry's is out and Bryan rolls him over and gets the pin!
Teddy Long comes out and says that the win wasn't legal because Henry wasn't cleared to compete. Bryan is not the champion, and Long gives him back the briefcase. Long says that Bryan can get a shot at Henry if he wins a fatal-four way later tonight between Bryan, Randy Orton, Wade Barrett and Cody Rhodes. The winner of that match will face Henry on the live edition of SmackDown! this Tuesday.
Hunico defeated Justin Gabriel with the swanton.
Beth Phoenix and Natalya defeated AJ and Kaitlyn in a squash after Natalya applied the sharpshooter on AJ to get the submission. After the match, Kaitlyn leaves AJ in the ring while Beth and Natalya try to make her cry. Alicia Fox runs in to make the save. A referee and Fox carry AJ to the back.
The Kane promo that aired on RAW is shown.
Backstage segment with Zack Ryder and Sheamus talking about Ryder's quest to get a US title match. Sheamus said, "Let's kick the arses of Ziggler and Swagger."
Backstage segment with Long and Aksana. Mark Henry interrupts and is upset that he has to defend the title next week. Teddy Long makes the match a cage match for Tuesday.
Vickie Guerrero comes out to massive heat. Dolph Ziggler brags about being a double winner at the Survivor Series, similar to his promo on RAW. Ryder and Sheamus come out and the crowd goes wild.
Zack Ryder and Sheamus defeated Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger. Good back and forth match. The finish saw Sheamus make a hot tag and destroy Ziggler. Swagger came in and is met with the Brough kick and is sent out of the ring. Ryder is tagged back in and he hits Ziggler with the Rough Ryder to get the pin.
Backstage segment with Daniel Bryan and AJ talking about their bad luck. Barrett interrupts, and will face Bryan later tonight. Bryan kisses AJ to end the segment.
A promo is shown of the WWE fan interaction in New York City over the weekend. A WrestleMania in Miami video then aired.
Ted Dibiase vs. Heath Slater is up. Jinder Mahal is on the Titan Tron saying that Dibiase is disgracing his family's wealth by hanging out with commoners in the parking lot. Slater jumps Dibiase from behind. Dibiase wins with Dream Street.
Matt Striker interviewed Cody Rhodes. Rhodes said that he threw water in Booker's face on RAW because Booker had a mocking look on his face. He then said that he he's going to win the four way tonight and become champion, and finished by saying "I can dig it, sucka!"
Main event time! Daniel Bryan defeated Randy Orton, Wade Barrett and Cody Rhodes in a fatal four-way to earn a title shot next Tuesday. Bryan submitted Rhodes with the LeBell lock to become the new number one contender. After the match, Rhodes came in and started stomping on Bryan. Orton makes the save and hits the RKO.
Show went off the air here. Teddy Long came out and says the main event will be Rhodes and Barrett vs. Orton and Bryan, not the six man tag match that was advertised. Booker T is the special ref and Long gives him a referee shirt.
Rhodes and Barrett vs. Orton and Bryan with special referee Booker T. Orton comes back out to a huge pop. At one point Rhodes tells Booker that he's counting too slow and pushes him. Booker proceeded to smack him. Orton wins the match for his team after hitting the RKO on Rhodes. Bryan and Rhodes pose in the ring and start to leave, but Booker calls them back. It's Spinaroonie time! Booker, Bryan and Orton all do the spinaroonie to send the crowd home happy.
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