WWE Superstars Recap - Fox Vs. Phoenix, Khali Vs. Mahal, Santino/Hawkins
Santino vs. Curt Hawkins w/ Tyler Reks
Scott Stanford and Josh Matthews welcome us to the show. Santino is hiding the cobra; the ref makes him take it off, he throws it in the crowd. The crowd chants for the cobra; Santino chases Hawkins outside with his naked hand. Arm-drag takedown by Santino. Repeated take downs by Santino. Hawkins throws him over the top rope.
Hawkins has him in a reverse chin lock. Santino fights out. Drop toe hold by Hawkins who does the trumpet. Hawkins hits a suplex for a near fall. Hawkins hits a delayed body slam. Back to a reverse chin lock by Hawkins. He whips Santino to the turn buckle, charges him, Santino moves, both men are down. They get up at the same time Santino does his punches and split maneuver; he does the Ultimate Warrior summoning-the-gods bit, Reks distracts him, Hawkins catches him with a clothesline for a near fall. Hawkins goes for a DDT, Santino flips and rolls through for the pin. Santino blows kisses from the stage to the crowd and the camera.
Winner by pin: Santino (4:30)
WrestleMania is 31 days away.
HHH/Undertaker match from last year recap.
Alicia Fox vs. Beth Phoenix
Beth is being aggressive. Beth looks for the Glam Slam, Fox counters. Beth punches her as she straddles her. She makes the cover, Fox kicks out, Beth says, "how dare you" to her, the ref and the fans. She picks up Fox by the hair and slams her back down. She does it again. She tells the ref to count, Fox kicks out. Beth is squeezing her head from behind, asking the ref to ask her if she submits. She sends her into the corner, attempts a shoulder block, Fox leaps over her and goes for a sunset flip, Beth is holding the ropes, resisting. Fox hits some forearms, Beth attempts a clothesline, Fox does the Matrix back bend then hits a drop kick. Fox does an "I am woman roar." She attempts a scissors kick to the back of Beth's head, Beth moves and grabs her and hits the Glam Slam for the pin.
Winner by pin: Beth Phoenix (2:36)
The Great Khali vs. Jinder Mahal
Matt Striker and Josh Matthews are on commentary. Mahal puts his pagri (turban) in the glass case. Once again Matthews reminds us that the color maroon is indicative of his family's high status. Khali hits a couple of huge slaps to Mahal's chest. He clotheslines him over the top rope. Mahal drives his neck into the top rope as Khali was trying to pull him back in the ring. Mahal kicks him in the corner; the crowd chants for Khali. Khali hits a big boot. He chops him and gets the pin.
Winner by pin: The Great Khali (2:38)
RAW Rebound: Rock's promo.