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We get the opening video and pyro and are 2 weeks away from Money in the Bank from "the heartland of America, Indiana."
We see a video of AJ distracting Kane from Monday. AJ makes her entrance.
AJ vs. Layla
AJ offers her hand and they shake. They grapple back and forth, AJ looks to almost lose her cool. Layla gets a quick 2. AJ fights back with a punch to the face and a drop toe hold. She hits a flurry but Layla regains the advantage. Daniel Bryan's music hits and he comes "Yes-ing" down the aisle. AJ is distracted and Layla gets the pin from behind.
Winner by pin: Layla
AJ goes crazy on Layla as Bryan looks on from the apron. He tells her to calm down. She goes to leave but he wants to her to hear something. He calls out Vickie Guerrero. He says he's going to hold the show hostage. He stars a "yes" chant which AJ takes the lead of.
Vickie comes to the ring. She says people are tired of him repeating his catchphrase and then she yells "Excuse me!" Bryan wants to applaud Vickie and wants her to be the permanent GM. He wants AJ banned from ringside for his match against at Money in the Bank. Vickie agrees and starts to go off on AJ but Bryan says this is about him. Vickie shows a poll of what fans want AJ's role to be; 76% want her to be a guest ref. AJ chants her way up the ramp. Bryan starts screaming "no!" and leaves. Vickie says over the next 2 weeks there will be a series of matches for entry into the World Title Money in the Bank Match and says that unlike the RAW version, everyone is eligible.
Sandow cuts a promo on Ryder. Ryder gets the early upperhand. Sandow takes over with intensity and stomps in the corner. Ryder hits knees in the corner and a dropkick for 2. Ryder sets up for a Broski Boot and connects. Sandow scouts the Ruff Ryder and hits his finisher for the win.
Winner by pin and MIB Qualifier: Damien Sandow
-Charlie Sheen will be at RAW 1000
Daniel Bryan looks for AJ in the back. Kaitlyn tells him to get on her good side because she is mentally unstable.
Kidd uses his agility to out do Swagger's power. Swagger goes out to regroup. Kidd tries to speed things up but Swagger grounds him. Swagger works the left arm and gets 2. Swagger tosses Kidd across the ring and hits a springboard splash for 2. Kidd hits a DDT and they both struggle to get up. Kidd gets the better of the exchange with kicks. Kidd hits a reverse elbow in the corner. Kidd fights out of an ankle lock and comes off the top with a neckbreaker for the win.
Winner by pin and MIB Qualifier: Tyson Kidd
-RAW 1000 Moments: Mr. Socko
Vickie and Dolph are in her office. He wants her to ban the Brogue Kick and The Cross Armbreaker. He goes off on her and she slaps him. Dolph calms down and tells her to announce him tonight and raise his hand when he wins the title.
Cody and Santino start things off. Santino tags Christian who goes to work. Cody takes over with a faceplant and gets 2. He tags Otunga who continues to take it to Christian; Cody quickly tags back in. Christian tags Santino who comes in and takes it to Otunga. He hits the cobra on Otunga. Cody tags back in and goes to work on Santino.
Cody throws the cobra sock out of the ring. The quick tags continue and Otunga comes back in. Santino powers out of a submission and tags Christian. Christian hits a reverse elbow off the ropes and a neckbreaker. Otunga grabs his boot from the outside. All four men brawl. Christian hits the spear on Otunga for the win.
Winners by pin and MIB Qualifiers: Santino & Christian
Cody has a tantrum in the ring and says he didn't lose.
Sheamus is backstage with Matt Striker and says he isn't worried about losing his title in the triple threat tonight.
Daniel Bryan finds AJ backstage who is talking to herself. He is concerned about her well-being, He wants her to see a doctor. She just stares at him. She chants her way down the hall.
Ryback vs. 2 jobbers
We get the weekly jobber promo. Ryback takes out one guy and the other tries to escape but is caught with a boot on the outside. Ryback slams them and wins.
Winner by pin: Ryback
Antonio Cesaro and Aksana are smooching backstage and Teddy Long informs them that he is the GM next week. Aksana starts to kiss up to him. Teddy says they will team together and face Layla and the Great Khali at Super SmackDown next Tuesday.
MIB Qualifier: Justin Gabriel vs. Tensai
Tensai uses his weight to dominate. He catches Gabriel with a punch as Gabriel leaps off the top. Tensai applies a bearhug. Gabriel fights out with kicks but is stopped in his tracks. Gabriel springs for a moonsault for 2. Tensai plants him and hits a backs splash for the win.
Winner by pin and MIB Qualifier: Tensai
-RAW 1000: Triple H returns from quad surgery (1st time)
Del Rio cuts a promo on the crowd and says he's winning. Vickie interrupts him and says he's not winning. She introduces Ziggler. Sheamus enters also.
Sheamus goes charging after both men. He is caught with a kick from behind by Del Rio. Sheamus hits a rolling Senton slam. All 3 men go at it. Del Rio tries to soften up Sheamus' shoulder for his finisher. Ziggler takes Sheamus out and brawls with Del Rio on the outside. He covers Del Rio and gets 2. Sheamus is down on the outside. Del Rio spills to the outside. Sheamus comes in and takes over.
Ziggler and Del Rio take it to Sheamus on the outside. They stomp him and send him into the announcer's table. Back in the ring, the beat-down of Sheamus continues. Ziggler and Del Rio's partnership breaks down. Sheamus takes advantage with a double battering ram from the top. Sheamus hits a flurry on both men. Del Rio ducks a Brogue Kick but Sheamus catches him with a sideslam. Ziggler breaks the pin and starts to stomp Sheamus. Sheamus hits White Noise but is slow to follow up. Del Rio comes in from behind and gets 2 on Sheamus.
Del Rio applies the cross arm breaker. Sheamus reaches for the ropes as Ziggler comes in to save the match. Ziggler rolls up Del Rio but gets a Brogue Kick to the face. Sheamus tosses Del Rio out and gets the pin on Ziggler
Winner by pin and STILL WWE World Champion: Sheamus
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