Kurt Angle is backstage. He tells his son he wants him to watch every minute of this match.
Kurt Angle vs. Jeff Hardy
Dueling Hardy and Angle chants. Hardy is wearing black and green with a green and purple face. Hardy hits two shoulder blocks; both of them send Angle to the outside to regroup. Angle applies a headlock; Hardy reverses it into a hammerlock. Angle rakes the eyes. Taz sells Angle's quickness. Angle rolls out; Hardy hits a double sliding boot under the bottom rope. Hardy follows Angle back in; Angle catches him.
Hardy hits a series of quick moves for a near fall; Angle rolls out again. Hardy hits Angle's face into a chair. Hardy moves the steps into place; he goes for the Poetry in Motion; Angle moves, Hardy hits the guardrail. Angle regroups in the ring. Angle goes back outside and works on the knee. Kurt is in full control. He is stalking Hardy in the ring; he hits a snap suplex for a near fall. Angle puts him in a rear neck choke.
Angle pins; Hardy gets his foot on the rope. Hardy catches Angle with two big boots in the corner; both men are down. Both get up at the same time. Angle bumps around for Hardy. Hardy hits a spinning leg drop on the back of Angle's head from the top. Hardy goes for the Twist of Fate; Angle counters. Angle hits 3 German suplexes in a row. He goes for the Angle Slam; Hardy counters with an armdrag. Hardy hits a Twist of Fate. Angle pulls Jeff off the top for a belly-to-belly off the top; Hardy kicks out. Angle pulls the straps down and applies an ankle-lock. Hardy counters out. Hardy hits a Twist of Fate for a super-near fall.
They are outside; Hardy slams Angle's head 3 times on the steps; Hardy takes off his shirt. Angle gets his knees up from the Swanton; Angle hits an Angle Slam. Hardy kicks out. The crowd loves it. Angle is choking him with an armband. Angle goes for another slam; Hardy counters. Hardy hits another Fate; both men are down. Hardy hits 3 clotheslines. Hardy hits the Swanton; Angle kicks out. Angle grabs the ropes for leverage and pins him.
Winner: Kurt Angle
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