WWE United States Title Match: John Morrison vs. Alex Riley vs. Jack Swagger vs. Dolph Ziggler
We go to the ring and out first comes John Morrison followed by Alex Riley. Jack Swagger is out next followed by the WWE United States Champion Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero.
Morrison and Swagger go at it in one corner while Riley and Ziggler face off. It comes down to Swagger and Riley in the ring. Swagger drops Riley and works him over with forearm shots as Vickie looks on from ringside. Riley counters and drops Swagger for a 2 count. Dolph gets on the apron but Riley knocks im down to the floor. Ziggler ends up sending Riley into the steel steps. Morrison comes in and goes at it with Swagger. Morrison with a nice kick to the head for a 2 count as Ziggler stops the pin. Morrison dropkicks Ziggler out to the floor and covers Swagger again for a 2 count.
Swagger hip tosses Morrison over the top and down to the floor. Swagger turns around to Ziggler and they have words as Vickie yells from the floor. Ziggler tries to kick Swagger but it’s blocked. Swagger unloads on Ziggler and dumps him to the floor. Swagger turns around to Riley. Riley drops Swagger and covers but Vickie puts Swagger’s foot on the ropes. Ziggler takes out Riley and argues with Vickie. Morrison with a springboard kick on Ziggler for another 2 count. Ziggler blocks a suplex from Morrison and hits a leg drop to the back of the head for another 2 count. Morrison blocks a shot and drops Ziggler with an uppercut. Morrison takes Ziggler to the top and hits him with right hands. Morrison goes for a superplex but Dolph blocks it. Dolph pushes Morrison back and he ends upside down in the corner. Riley runs up and leaps to the top with Ziggler. Morrison pulls himself up and slams Riley from the top. Swagger runs up and tosses Dolph from the top to the floor and all men are down now.
They get up and Morrison unloads on Riley and Swagger. Morrison counters a slam from Swagger with a DDT. Morrison with a big move on Riley for a 2 count. Morrison kicks Riley in the back and goes for Starship Pain. Riley puts his knees up and Morrison lands hard. Ziggler applies the sleeper hold on Morrison while Swagger has the ankle lock on Riley. Morrison breaks the hold and rolls to the floor. Riley breaks the ankle lock and pushes Swagger into Dolph, sending him out to the floor. Riley is left with Swagger and gets a very close 2 count. Swagger rams Riley back in the corner and slaps on the ankle lock again. Morrison comes back in but misses a springboard crossbody. SWagger hits Morrison low and the gutwrench powerbomb. Swagger goes for a pin but Dolph runs in, throws him off and covers Morrison for the win.
Winner: Dolph Ziggler
– After the match, Vickie and Dolph head to the back together as Swagger looks on pissed from the ring.
– We go backstage with Matt Striker and Mark Henry. Henry says he has 15 years of frustration built up and he’s going to take it out on Randy Orton tonight. Henry says he wants Striker to come out and interview him as the new World Heavyweight Champion when he’s done.
– We see Vickie Guerrero walking backstage, happy about Ziggler winning. Matt Striker walks up. Vickie says every Superstar in the locker room wants to work for her now. Vickie says finally, her talents have been recognized and things are about to happen. Vickie says if Triple H has to step down tonight, she knows she will make a great COO. Vickie plants a big kiss on Striker and walks off.
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