Smackdown Recap: Sandow Vs. Orton, Van Dam Vs. Del Rio, Christian Vs. Swagger, More
They tie up and chain wrestle briefly. Orton gets a back elbow. They tie up again and Sandow gets a hip toss. He keeps Orton's head locked in. Orton gets out and Sandow locks his head back in. Orton gets out. Sandow takes Orton to the corner and strikes him. Orton fights out and clotheslines Sandow in the corner twice. Orton hits a vertical Suplex. He stomps on Sandow's hands. He then kicks Sandow in the face and snap mares him. He tries to drop a knee, but Sandow moves. He stomps Orton at the ropes.
Sandow headbutts Orton and strikes him several times. Orton tosses him to the outside. Orton follows and lands an uppercut. He drops Sandow back first across the barrier. Orton tosses him in the ring for a two count. Sandow backs Orton into the corner and drives his shoulder into his gut. He then chokes Orton with his boot. Orton fights out of the corner and then hits an uppercut. Sandow bails to the apron. Orton tries for his draping DDT, but Sandow grabs his head and drops to the floor, snapping Orton's neck across the top rope.
Back from commercial and Orton is punching Sandow in the corner. He tries to keep the attack up, but Sandow comes back with a knee to the gut. He drops Orton across the ropes. Sandow drops several knees into Orton's chest. He strikes Orton a few times and gets a two count. He then locks Orton in a body scissors. Sandow hits Orton on the chest and goes for the pin. Orton battles back with kicks, but Sandow comes back with his signature multiple knees to the gut.
Sandow gets his somersaulting Russian leg sweep, followed by the Elbow of Disdain for a near pin fall. He locks Orton in another body scissors. Orton fights out via strikes to the head. They exchange strikes. Sandow whips Orton, but Orton comes back with clotheslines and his scoop slam. Orton gets an uppercut. He tries for his draping DDT as Cody Rhodes comes out. Sandow backdrops Orton to the outside as Rhodes takes the WHC Money in the Bank case. Sandow stares at him. Orton hits the RKO off the distraction for the win.
Winner: Randy Orton
He says it's official, his match against Lesnar at SummerSlam. He says since Monday, everyone has told him that he fell into Heyman's trap. He says that's what Heyman wants everyone to think. He says Heyman taught him a lot about being the dirtiest player in the game and how to target weaknesses over and over. He says he will do that to Lesnar at SummerSlam.
He says Lesnar's biggest weakness is trust in Heyman and that it will be his downfall. He says Heyman's biggest weakness is his ego. He says every time Heyman stuck his neck out for Punk, it was for him to help benefit Heyman's career. Punk says Heyman always wanted everything and at SummerSlam, he's going to take it all from him.
Punk says he will kick Heyman in the face until he is unrecognizable. Fandango and Summer Rae interrupt. Punk stares at them as they come down to the ring. Fandango gets in the ring and Punk attacks him and delivers a GTS. His music plays as Summer Rae checks on Fandango.
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