Friday, October 5, 2012
ELIMINATION CHAMBER, Year 5
Match 1. Chamber - Barrett vs. Jericho vs. Kofi vs. Sheamus vs. Cena vs. ??? #1 Contender's match
The mystery man is...Kane! The first two men are Sheamus and Barrett. Sheamus attacked Barrett in the corner. Kane was the first man out of his pod. He went right after Barrett. Kofi was the second man to enter. He and Sheamus battled outside the ring. Cena made his entrance. He and Barrett threw right hands at each other. Jericho finally entered the match and all hell broke loose.
Sheamus hit Barrett with the Irish Curse. He then hit Kane with a High Cross. Cena hit Barrett with an AA and eliminated him. Kofi eliminated Kane after hitting him with SOS. Cena hit Sheamus with an AA and eliminated him. Jericho almost eliminated Kofi, but he kicked out at the last possible second. Jericho eliminated Kofi after a Codebreaker. Cena landed a leg drop from the second rope and then an AA to win.
Match 2. Anderson vs. James Storm vs. Bully Ray vs. Bobby Roode
This match went for exactly 10 minutes and it didn't disappoint. Roode landed a huge spine buster on Ray. Anderson hit Storm with the Mic Check after he began bleeding from a knee smash. Ray hit Roode with a vicious powerbomb. Ray then landed the Bully Cutter to win.
Match 3. Ziggler vs. Swagger Intercontinental Championship
Two former partners battling for the IC Title. Both men threw everything they had at each other. Ziggler landed a release German suplex on a chair. Swagger got up and hit a running powerslam. Ziggler went for ZigZag but Swagger reversed it and hit the gutwrench powerbomb. After a kick out, Swagger caught Ziggler in a roll up to win.
Match 4. World Elite (Tensai and Cesaro) vs. Hunico and Camacho WWE Tag Team Championship
Hunico and Camacho won a pre-show #1 contender's match. Hunico was giving Tensai a beating. He somehow lifted Tensai up for an Angle Slam-like move. Tensai got right up and landed a two-handed chokeslam. Cesaro came in and tossed Camacho around. After a hip toss, Cesaro got the 3 count.
Match 5. Kurt Angle vs. AJ Styles vs. Samoa Joe
Styles hit Angle with a super kick and busted him open. Angle and Styles then hit Joe with a double gutbuster. Styles then lifted Angle up for a brainbuster. Joe got in on the mix when he locked Angle in a Coquina Clutch. Styles kicked Joe and Angle hit Styles with a pinning German suplex to win.
Main Event. Chamber - Triple H vs. Show vs. Sandow vs. Miz vs. Rey vs. Rhodes World Championship
The two men who are starting it off are Rhodes and Triple H. The Game doesn't have a good chance at retaining his title now. Triple H was in control, landing neck breakers and suplexes. The first man to enter was Damien Sandow. He went after both men. Rey Mysterio joined the mix. Rey landed a hurricanrana on The Game. Sandow had Cody in the tree of woe, but he got out. The Miz entered next. He had his eyes locked on Sandow. Big Show entered the ring and things were about to pick up.
Show locked Rey in a sleeper, but he broke out of it. Triple H hit Rhodes with a huge spine buster. He then hit the Pedigree. He went for the pin, but Cody barely kicked out. Show eliminated Cody after a hip toss. Show hit Triple H with a huge knife-edged chop. Show went to hit Miz with the Showstopper, but he reversed it and hit the Skull Crushing Finale. Show and Sandow had simultaneous pins on Miz and Rey, eliminating them both. Triple H's odds just got a little better. Sandow eliminated Show after an M14. Can Sandow hold both the US and World Titles? Triple H went for the spine buster, but Sandow reversed it into a DDT. Triple H hit the Pedigree on the steel grating and won.
Recap: Triple H doesn't want to let go of the World Title. Lesnar vs. Triple H is now official for WrestleMania. CM Punk (if healthy) will take on John Cena for the WWE Title.