Curtis Axel vs. Justin Gabriel
They lock up and Curtis ties up in the ropes to break a hammer lock. Axel with a dropkick and a headlock on the mat. Gabriel with a shoudlerblock to take control with an armbar. Gabriel rolls into a pin attempt and gets 2. We get a "walrus" chant. Curtis takes control with chops in the corners of the ring. A "CM Punk" chant; Heyman looks disgusted. More innovative pin attempts from Gabriel. He gets 2. Axel shoves Gabriel in the center of the ring and Gabriel sends him falling to the floor with one strike.
Heyman gives Axel encouragement on the outside. Gabriel slides under the ropes but Axel moves and hits him with a clothesline on the floor. Back from a break with Axel in control of Gabriel on the canvas in the ring. Gabriel fights back but gets hit with a lariat to the back of the head for 2. Axel continues with slow, methodical offense.
Gabriel starts to get a flurry going. He lands some kicks and an axe to the head of Axel. Gabriel springs off with a crossbody and gets 2. Gabriel springs for a moonsault but Axel rolls out of the way. Gabriel with a corkscrew to Axel, to the floor. Axel gets the first-man-in advantage and kicks Gabriel in the head and drops him with a neckbreaker. Gabriel kicks out.
Axel with a Saito Suplex for another near fall. Heyman screams at Axel that he is better than CM Punk and orders him to take Gabriel out. Gabriel avoids a swinging neckbreaker and connects with a kick to the head of Axel. Gabriel lands the springboard moonsault but Axel kicks out at the last second. Gabriel goes up top but Axel rolls out of the way. Gabriel with a sit-down powerbomb for another close fall. Axel rolls out of the ring and pulls Gabriel's arm or something and Gabriel clutches his head as he falls back on the mat. Axel hits a swinging neckbreaker for the win.
Winner by pin: Curtis Axel
Heyman celebrates in the ring with Axel as we go off the air.
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