WWE RAW Results - Jim Ross Appreciation Night, No John Cena, Ryback And More
|By Marc Middleton | October 01, 2012 | Comments|
Ryback leads JR back to the ring and they enter. Ryback stares Punk down and circles. Punk stares back and the crowd chants "feed me more." Punk finally backs down and exits the ring as the crowd pops. Punk raises the WWE Title belt and declares he's the best in the world.
- Still to come, Team Hell No vs. Punk and Ziggler in the main event. Back to commercial.
Alberto Del Rio vs. Kofi Kingston
Back from the break and in comes Alberto Del Rio as Ricardo Rodriguez does the introduction. JR is back on commentary. Out next comes his opponent Kofi Kingston with R-Truth in his corner.
Ricardo joins commentary as the match begins. Kofi ends up sending Del Rio to the floor early on with a clothesline. Kofi leaps from the top and takes out Del Rio with a crossbody on the floor. We go to commercial.
Back from the break and Del Rio is in control of Kofi. Kofi fights out and makes a comeback with his usual moves. Kofi hits the Boom Drop. Kofi goes for Trouble in Paradise but misses. Kofi springboards in with a splash but misses. Del Rio with kicks in the corner. Del Rio with the cross armbreaker for the win.
Winner: Alberto Del Rio
- AJ is backstage with her executive coach. He's giving her advice. She says maybe we should have a special referee in the main event and maybe that person should be him. AJ says a coach isn't worth a damn unless he's a player. AJ tells the guy to get out of her arena and out of her sight.
Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. CM Punk and Dolph Ziggler
We go to the ring and out comes one-half of the WWE Tag Team Champions Daniel Bryan. His partner Kane is out next. We go to commercial.
Back from the break and CM Punk is already out with his partner Dolph Ziggler. Vickie Guerrero and Paul Heyman argue at ringside. Out comes AJ Lee as the surprise special referee. Kane and Bryan argue but it's going to be Kane starting off with Ziggler. Kane takes Ziggler to the corner and works him over. Kane with a slam and a big elbow for 2. Kane teases a tag to Bryan but doesn't make it. Ziggler comes back but Kane shakes him off. Kane lifts Ziggler high in the air and drops him on his front side. Kane clotheslines Ziggler to the floor as we go to commercial.
Back from the break and Ziggler has Kane in a sleeper hold. Ziggler falls off but dropkicks Kane for a 2 count. Ziggler turns around to a big right hand. Kane takes Ziggler to the corner and works him over now. Bryan tags in and they double team Ziggler in the corner. 2 count for Bryan. Kane comes back in with a big dropkick and another pin attempt. Ziggler fights back and drops Kane with the big DDT. Ziggler tags in Punk. Punk hits the high knee on Kane in the corner. Punk hits another but Kane blocks the bulldog and hits a big sideslam. 2 count by Kane.
Kane comes off the top rope and calls for a chokeslam. Bryan tags himself in and Kane argues. Bryan comes off the top but Punk kicks him. Punk works Bryan over with stomps and takes him to the corner now. Back and forth until Bryan clotheslines Punk. Bryan with kicks while Punk is on his knees now. Ziggler gets knocked to the floor as Punk drops Bryan with a kick to the head. 2 count for Punk. Ziggler comes back in and they double team Bryan. Ziggler with a big dropkick. Ziggler goes to the floor and throws Bryan into the fan barrier. Ziggler does it again and rolls Bryan back in for a 2 count. Punk comes back in with an elbow. He climbs to the top but Bryan cuts him off. Bryan climbs up for a superplex and hits it. Bryan goes for the No Lock and applies it. Heyman pushes the bottom rope, allowing Punk to get his foot on it and break the hold. AJ has words with Heyman and ejects him from ringside.
Vickie gets involved and AJ sends her to the back also. Ziggler goes off after Vickie, leaving Punk looking for a tag. Ziggler walks off after Vickie and Punk turns around to a dropkick from Bryan. Kane comes in and chokeslams Punk for the win.
Winners: Kane and Daniel Bryan
- After the match, Kane and Bryan argue about who the tag team champion is as RAW goes off the air.
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