WWE Superstars Report – August 13th, 2009
Report by PWInsider, Richard Trionfo
Tonight’s show starts off with a match from the Smackdown brand.
Match Number One: John Morrison versus David Hart Smith with Natalya
They lock up and Smith pushes Morrison away. They lock up again and Morrison with a waist lock but Smith with a hammer lock. Morrison with a reversal but Smith with an elbow and he returns to the arm and takes Morrison down and puts Morrison into an arm bar. Morrison reverses and then he takes Smith down and gets a near fall. Smith goes to the apron and gets some advice from Natalya. Smith with a kick and elbow to Morrison. Smith with a punch but Morrison with forearms. Morrison with a kick and then he hits a series of arm drags into an arm bar. Smith with a punch instead of a clean break and then he kicks Morrison. Smith with a European uppercut followed by an elbow to the head and he gets a near fall. Morrison with a back elbow and a punch followed by a drop kick and Smith goes to the floor. Morrison poses and then he goes up top but Natalya stands between Morrison and his opponent. We go to commercial.
We are back and Smith with an Irish whip but he charges into an elbow. Morrison tries for a cross body but Smith catches him. Smith tries for a suplex but Morrison escapes the hold. Smith with an elbow for a near fall and then he puts Morrison in a reverse chin lock. Morrison moves to the apron and then he goes up top but Smith with a punch. Smith with a superplex and both men are down. Smith recovers first and gets a near fall. Morrison with a kick and punch but Smith with a forearm. Smith and Morrison exchange forearms and then Morrison with a kick and flying clothesline and leg lariat. Morrison poses and then hits the standing shooting star press. Morrison tries to float over but Smith catches him and tries for a running power slam but Morrison escapes and gets a near fall with a rollup. Smith with a jackknife cover but Morrison bridges and tries for a back slide. Smith with a power slam for a near fall. Smith punches Morrison but misses a leg drop. Morrison misses the Shining Wizard but Smith with a rollup for a near fall. Morrison with the Pele kick and then it is time for the corkscrew split legged moonsault, but Smith is able to stop him before he hits the move. Smith with a German suplex but Morrison lands on his feet. Smith misses a charge into the corner and then Morrison with the springboard spin kick. Morrison with the corkscrew split legged moonsault for the three count.
Winner: John Morrison
It is time for Ask the Divas.
We go to commercial.
We are back and did you know that a lot of people go to WWE.com?
It is now time for the ECW match.
Match Number Two: Goldust versus Sheamus
They lock up and neither can gain the advantage. Goldust with a side head lock but Sheamus pushes him away. They lock up again and Sheamus pushes Goldust but Goldust pushes back. Then they exchange punches until Sheamus with a kick and forearm to the back. Sheamus with forearms to the back but Goldust punches Sheamus in the corner until the referee has to pull him off. Sheamus goes to the floor to regroup and then he goes into the crowd. We go to commercial.
We are back and Sheamus is back in the ring and he has Goldust in a head lock. We see highlights from during the commercial when Goldust was sent into the ring steps. We are back to live on tape action and Sheamus with a knee and Irish whip followed by a forearm. Sheamus gets a near fall. Sheamus with a forearm to the midsection followed by a gutbuster. Sheamus with an Irish whip but he charges into a boot. Goldust goes up top but Sheamus knocks Goldust off the turnbuckles to the floor. Sheamus hot shots Goldust on the ringside barrier. Sheamus sends Goldust back into the ring and gets a near fall. Sheamus with a series of elbow drops for a near fall. Sheamus with a version of a cravate on Goldust. Goldust returns to his feet and he punches Sheamus. Goldust with a reverse atomic drop and boot to the head but he tries for a splash and lands on Sheamus’ knees. Sheamus gets a two count. Sheamus kicks Goldust and punches him. Goldust with a bulldog and punches. Goldust with a series of clotheslines followed by the drop down uppercut. Goldust with a clothesline into the corner. Goldust with a power slam for a near fall. Goldust goes to the turnbuckles and he hits a cross body but Sheamus rolls through but Goldust kicks out of the hold. Sheamus with a forearm to the back and then each hit a big boot and both go down. Sheamus is the first to his feet but Goldust with an inside cradle for the three count.
We go to commercial.
We are back with a Kane video package.
We have the Raw Rebound featuring the set up for ‘Hey, they are wrestling each other at the pay per view so we will make them a tag team’ moment of the night.
It is time for our final match of the evening and it comes from the Raw brand.
Match Number Three: Carlito and Rosa Mendes versus Kofi Kingston and Mickie James
Rosa has some words for Mickie before the match and Mickie slaps some sense into Rosa. The men have to separate them. Now the match officially starts with the men in the ring. They lock up and Carlito works on the arm. Kofi with a leg scissors rollup followed by a few more rollups for near falls and Carlito backs into the corner. Carlito with a kick and then he punches and kicks Kofi in the corner but the referee tries to separate them. Carlito with a back elbow and a near fall. Kofi with a unique set up for a back slide after flipping over Carlito on a back body attempt. Carlito with a kick to the head for a near fall. Carlito with a short arm clothesline for a near fall. Carlito tries to throw Kofi out of the ring but he bounces off the ropes. Kofi with a leaping elbow followed by a side Russian leg sweep. Kofi does a few laps around the ring and then he tries for the Boom Boom leg drop but Carlito tags in Rosa. Mickie comes in and brings Rosa into the ring the hard way. Mickie with a clothesline but Rosa with a kick. Mickie with a snap mare and drop kick for a near fall. Rosa with a double sledge and elbow. Rosa sends Mickie into the turnbuckles and then she follows it with forearms. Rosa with a reverse chin lock. Mickie and Rosa collide in the ring but Rosa is able to make the tag. Kofi with a springboard clothesline three quarters of the way across the ring. Kofi with chops and a drop kick. Kofi with the Boom Boom leg drop for a two count. Kofi with a kick in the corner and Rosa distracts the referee and Carlito crotches Kofi. Kofi punches Carlito off the turnbuckles and then he hits a cross body for a near fall. Rosa tries to interfere but Mickie stops her and they go to the floor. Kofi misses the leap into the turnbuckles and Carlito with a lungblower for the three count.
Winners: Carlito and Rosa Mendes
We go to credits.
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