– Tyler Reks and Cut Hawkins are backstage with Eve Torres. They’ve accepted a job to go into the audience and take signs that could be offensive to John Laurinaitis. David Otunga chimes in and says it’s not illegal, WWE can remove any sign they want.
WWE Divas Title Match: Beth Phoenix vs. Layla
We go to the ring and out first comes Beth Phoenix. The WWE Divas Champion Layla is out next.
The bell rings and they lock up. Layla with a headlock first. Beth tries to power out and eventually does. She knocks Layla to the mat and goes to work. Beth takes it to the corner. Beth misses a clothesline and goes for a backbreaker but it’s countered. The crowd chants for Kharma. Layla makes a comeback but Beth is right back on her. Layla with a crossbody from the corner for 2. Layla with a low dropkick and another 2 count.
They tangle in the corner again until Beth takes out Layla’s previously injured knee. Beth wraps Layla’s knee around the ring post and slams it. Beth continues to use the ring post on Layla’s leg. Beth brings it back in the ring and goes back to work on the knee. Beth slams the knee into the mat and covers for a 2 count. Beth with a single leg crab now. Layla fights back and kicks Beth’s leg out. Layla with a 2 count. Beth goes right back to work on the knee and uses the ropes to bend it again.
Layla kicks Beth off and makes a comeback. Beth scoops her up and presses her high above her head. Layla counters and DDT’s her on the way down. More back and forth action. Beth puts Layla on the top and talks trash to her. Layla fights her off and goes for a move out of the corner. Beth counters and goes for the Glam Slam. Layla rolls through for a pin attempt but Beth blocks that with a 2 count of her own. Beth goes right back to working on the injured knee. Layla hits a neckbreaker from out of nowhere for the win.