WWE RAW Results - Top Contender Announced For Punk, HHH - Lesnar, Cena... Sound Off!
Back from the break and Truth with a 2 count on Primo. Lawler announces that Triple H's arm is broken. The tag champs take control and double team Truth in the corner now. Truth tries to make a comeback but they stop him. Truth finally hits a kick to the jaw as Kofi waits for the tag. Epico and Kofi come in at the same time. Kofi takes out both men and unloads on Epico. Kofi with a big dropkick and a right hand. Kofi with the Boom Drop. He goes for Trouble in Paradise but is distracted by Rosa and Primo. Truth takes out Epico and Kofi connects with the kick for the pin and the titles.
Winners and New WWE Tag Team Champions: Kofi Kingston and R-Truth
- Primo and Epico are arguing backstage when Abraham Washington walks up. Rosa says let's talk. Abe says if he would have been given the chance, they wouldn't have lost the titles. He's interrupted by The Great Khali's music.
Beat the Clock Challenge Match: The Great Khali vs. Kane
Khali dances in the ring as we wait for Kane. The pyro goes off and out he comes.
We see Orton watching backstage. The time to beat here is 4 minutes and 16 seconds. Kane attacks first but Khali throws him in the corner. Khali with elbows now. Khali stomps Kane and hits a big chop. Khali with another big chop. Kane grabs for a chokeslam but Khali fights him off. Kane dropkicks Khali's leg out and he goes down. Kane takes control now and keeps Khali on the mat.
Kane with a DDT and a 2 count. Kane keeps Khali on the mat and works him over with shots to the head. Kane comes off the top rope for another 2 count. Kane dropkicks Khali in the face and tries for another pin. Khali finally fights back and hits a big boot. Khali with a clothesline and the big overhead chop. Kane rolls out of the ring. Khali comes out after him but gets caught with a right hand. They fight outside of the ring. Khali brings him back in. Kane goes for a chokeslam but Khali grabs him for a double chokeslam. The clock runs out and the referee stops the match. They failed to beat the clock. Kane grabs Khali and chokeslams him anyway.
- We see Randy Orton watching backstage. He has one more match to survive.
- Daniel Bryan is walking backstage as we go to commercial.
Beat the Clock Challenge Match: Daniel Bryan vs. Jerry Lawler
Back from the break and out comes Daniel Bryan for the final Beat the Clock Challenge match of the night. The time to beat is 4 minutes and 16 seconds. Bryan's opponent is WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler. Bryan unloads on Lawler to start the match and gets a 2 count. Bryan with more offense in the corner until Lawler blocks it and comes back. Bryan stops him with a headbutt and a 2 count.
Bryan keeps control until Lawler comes back with a series of right hands. Lawler with a dropkick and a 2 count. Bryan misses the dropkick in the corner. Lawler hits the big right hand from the second rope but Bryan kicks out at 2. Lawler goes for the piledriver but Bryan backdrops him. Bryan with a big kick to the head. Bryan applies the Yes Lock. Lawler taps out and Bryan beats the clock, earning a WWE Title shot at Over the Limit.
Winner and New #1 Contender: Daniel Bryan
- CM Punk's music hits and out comes the WWE Champion to the stage. Punk applauds Bryan and holds up the WWE Title. Bryan chants yes and motions for the title around his waist.