– We go to the Hall of Fame panel to discuss tonight’s World Heavyweight Title match. They also air a promo video for the match.
World Heavyweight Title Match: Alberto Del Rio vs. John Cena
We see a trainer backstage looking at John Cena’s injured arm as Alberto Del Rio makes his way out waving a Mexican flag. Out next comes World Heavyweight Champion John Cena to a big hometown pop. Lilian Garcia does official ring introductions and Cena gets the pop again.
Back and forth to start the match. They run the ropes and Del Rio hits a high hip toss and takes Cena into a headlock. More back and forth. Del Rio plays leap frog and kicks Cena’s leg out. Del Rio with a suplex and a 2 count. Del Rio with another hold on Cena’s injured arm now. Cena powers up with Del Rio on his shoulders but Del Rio slides out and clotheslines Cena for a 2 count. Cena rolls to the apron for a breather but Del Rio uses the ropes on his injured arm. Del Rio goes to the top and comes down with a shot to Cena’s arm. Cena rolls to the floor and Del Rio follows. Del Rio goes for a shot into the steps but Cena blocks it and fights him off. Del Rio turns it around and whips Cena arm first into the steel steps.
Del Rio brings it back in the ring for a 2 count. Del Rio with more stomps before going to the top again. Del Rio comes crashing down and lays Cena out again. 2 count by Del Rio. Cena looks to make a comeback but Del Rio moves and Cena runs into the turnbuckles. Del Rio with a big kick to the arm and a boot to the throat. Cena comes back with a shoulder tackle but Del Rio ducks the second one and Cena flies out of the ring. Del Rio follows and rams Cena into the fan barrier. Del Rio stands on the steel steps and mocks the fans with Cena’s “you can’t see me” gesture. Del Rio comes back in the ring while the referee counts Cena. Cena makes it back in and drops Del Rio’s throat over the top. Cena runs in the ring but Del Rio floors him with a clothesline for a 2 count.
Del Rio slides off Cena’s shoulders again. Cena comes back and nails two shoulders. Del Rio counters once again and nails a Backstabber for a pin attempt. Del Rio comes off the top rope but Cena dropkicks him on the way down. Cena with more offense. He goes for the Five Knuckle Shuffle but Del Rio kicks him in the face and nails a big DDT for a 2 close count. Del Rio uses the ropes on Cena’s arm again. Del Rio runs the ropes and charges but Cena moves and Del Rio lands out on the floor. Del Rio makes it back in at the 9 count. Cena with a back drop and the Five Knuckle Shuffle. Del Rio slides out of another AA and nails a German suplex for a 2 count.
Del Rio misses the enziguri. Del Rio blocks the STF. More back and forth into the corner. Cena nails a tornado DDT for a close 2 count. Cena argues with the referee a bit about the count. Cena goes to the top and this time Del Rio nails the enziguri for another 2 count. Dueling chants for Cena now. Del Rio turns Cena upside down in the corner and works him over. Del Rio charges but Cena lifts himself up and Del Rio hits the ring post. Another close pin attempt after Cena hits the top rope leg drop. Del Rio with a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker for a close 2 count. Del Rio gets a “si” chant going and goes for the cross armbreaker but Cena rolls through and applies the STF. Del Rio gets a finger on the bottom rope and the hold is broken.
Del Rio connects with big kicks and covers Cena for a 2 count. Cena counters the cross armbreaker and hits a big neckbreaker for a 2 count. Cena goes back to the top and nails a crossbody but Del Rio rolls through and applies the cross armbreaker on Cena’s injured arm. Cena gets to one knee and powers up with Del Rio, dropping him with a powerbomb. More counters. Cena counters the cross armbreaker and nails the Attitude Adjustment for the win.
Winner: John Cena
– After the match, Cena greets his family at ringside and shakes hands with some fans before going to the back.