|By Kian Terani | September 14, 2012 | Comments|
Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan
The bell rings and here we go. Sheamus hits a shoulderblock as Otunga, Ricardo, and Del Rio look-on from a monitor in the back. Bryan tries to meditate in the corner as they lock-up and Sheamus hits another shoulder and catches Bryan in mid-air and delivers a rolling Senton for 2. Sheamus clotheslines Bryan out of the ring. Cole and Josh put over Sheamus' new finisher: The Clover Leaf. Bryan grabs Sheamus goes on the apron and Bryan grabs his leg causing him to bounce off to the outside. Bryan follows up with a vicious running front dropkick to the chest. Back in the ring, Bryan hits a running dropkick in the corner as he bickers with the fans and gets 2 on Sheamus. Bryan starts to work the left arm and lands kicks to Sheamus as he tries to fight back from his knees.
Bryan stays on the arm. Sheamus works his way up and breaks free but Bryan hits a knee to the gut. Bryan wastes too much time waving-off the "Yes!" chants and gives Sheamus the opportunity to move out of the way when Bryan charges in the corner. Sheamus powers his weight up top and comes off with a battering ram. They both struggle to get up. Sheamus hits axe-handles and a series of offense including the Irish Curse backbreaker for 2. Sheamus goes for the Clover Leaf but Bryan kicks him off. Sheamus hits his patented forearms in the ropes. Bryan ducks a charging Sheamus from the apron and rolls him up for 2. Bryan lands several No Kicks and gets 2.
Bryan starts shaking his head as the fans antagonize him with Yes chants. He lands some more kicks to a seated Sheamus. Sheamus catches his leg and throws him to the corner. Bryan goes up top comes off but Sheamus catches him in Rock Bottom fashion; Bryan applies a neck submission as he hangs on to Sheamus like a monkey. Sheamus goes to one knee but he gets back up and throws Bryan off. Bryan goes for the No Lock but Sheamus counters. Sheamus hits another Irish Curse and locks in the Clover Leaf. Bryan is unable to make it to the ropes and finally taps out as he says, "Yes!" Del Rio, Otunga and Ricardo don't look happy.
Winner by submission: Sheamus
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