- Back from a break as Zack Ryder awaits Axel and Heyman in the ring.
Zack Ryder vs. Curtis Axel
Axel takes the early advantage but Ryder battles back with a face-plant and a 2 count. Axel stomps Ryder by the ropes. Ryder lands on his feet from a suplex and hits the double knee in the corner and goes for the Broski Boot but Axel slides out of the ring. Ryder hits the boot though the ropes as Heyman looks on with a serious look as he shouts strategy to Axel. Axel takes back over in the ring as the crowd chants for CM Punk. Axel drops Ryder on his neck for the win.
Winner by pin: Curtis Axel
Heyman grabs a mic in the ring as we go to commercial.
- Heyman cuts a promo on CM Punk in the ring. He says all Punk proved on Monday that he is a target for the Beast Brock Lesnar.
- Cole and JBL discuss things and send to a video hyping Cena vs. Bryan.
No DQ: Daniel Bryan vs. Wade Barrett
Bryan goes to work with kicks in the corner. Barrett hits a knee to the gut and kicks Bryan down in the corner. Bryan rallies back and clotheslines Barrett to the floor. Barrett takes over and throws Bryan around at ringside. Bryan hits Yes Kicks to Barrett and sends him into the timekeeper's area. Bryan pulls a table out from under the ring but Barrett gets control back and throws Bryan into the steel steps. Barrett tosses Bryan in the ring and retrieves a kendo stick. Barrett unloads on Bryan with kendo stick shots.
Bryan takes the stick from him and Barrett escapes to the floor. Bryan dives through the ropes and takes him out. Bryan sends Barrett back in and comes off the top with a front dropkick. Mr. McMahon's music hits and he saunters down the ramp as we go to break.
We're back as Barrett hits a swinging neckbreaker for 2. Bryan went shoulder-first into a chair in the corner during the break. Barrett sets up and table in the corner but Bryan counters a powerbomb with a head scissors and comes off the apron with a flying knee. Bryan hits Yes Kicks on the floor but Barrett turns it around into a suplex. McMahon comically does the "Yes." Barrett sends Bryan in and grabs a chair. Barrett unloads with chairshots to the body of Bryan on the mat. Barrett goes to the 2nd buckle and dives off with the chair but Bryan moves.
Bryan charges into the corner and launches into a flurry. Bryan picks up the kendo stick and goes to work with sticks and kicks. The crowd eats it up. Bryan breaks the stick over Barrett's back and the camera cuts to Vince. Bryan puts on the Yes Lock but Vince pulls the ref out of the ring. Bryan confronts Vince about what he is doing, Vince says he is doing his job. They have a Yes/No argument. Barrett blindsides Bryan with the Bullhammer and pins him. Vince calls for a ref and Brad Maddox comes down but Bryan kicks out. Barrett goes for a pump handle slam but Bryan wiggles out and kicks Barrett in the head but Maddox won't count the fall. The crowd chants for Triple H. Vince slides a kendo stick to Barrett in the ring, Bryan ducks and Barrett smashes Maddox in the head with the stick.
Bryan smashes Barrett through the table in the corner. Vince takes off the ref's shirt and starts to put it on and hop in the ring. Triple H's music hits and he comes out in a ref shirt. Bryan goes up top and hits a flying headbutt. HHH counts the fall.
Winner by pin: Daniel Bryan
Triple H and Bryan shoot their arms up in front of Vince and do the "Yes." Vince leave in disgust. Triple H and Bryan shake hands. Randy Orton's music hits and he comes out and raises the briefcase over his head as we go off the air.
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