WWE Superstars Report – July 1st, 2010
Report by Richard Trionfo, PWInsider
We begin this week’s show with the Raw brand and your announcers are Michael Cole and Jerry Lawler.
Match Number One: Yoshi Tatsu and Goldust versus Zack Ryder and Primo
Ryder and Yoshi start things off and they lock up. Ryder backs Yoshi into the corner and he pushes Yoshi but Yoshi responds with chops. Ryder with a side head lock but Yoshi with a shoulder tackle and chops. Yoshi with an arm drag into an arm bar. Goldust tags in and he goes to the turnbuckles for an elbow to the arm. Goldust with a snap mare and leg drop to the arm. Goldust drops down to punch Ryder. Goldust with an arm drag into an arm bar. Ryder with a knee and forearm to the back. Primo tags in and Goldust with an arm drag into an arm bar. Yoshi tags in and he hits an elbow from the turnbuckles as he stays with the arm. Yoshi with an arm drag and he slams the arm into the mat. Yoshi with knees to the arm but Primo with a knee and punch. Yoshi with a cross body for a near fall and then he follows that with an arm drag and arm bar. Yoshi works on the shoulder as well. Primo misses the springboard cross body when Yoshi moves. Primo drops Yoshi on the top rope and then he connects with a forearm and he tags in Zack Ryder. Ryder with a knee drop and kick to the back of the head for a near fall. Ryder with a forearm but Yoshi with an elbow. Primo tags back in and he connects with a shoulder in the corner. Primo with a snap mare into a reverse chin lock. Primo with a forearm to the back and then he sends Yoshi into the turnbuckles. Primo with an Irish whip but he runs into a boot. Primo misses a splash into the corner and Goldust tags in and he hits a few clotheslines followed by a drop down uppercut. Goldust with a reverse atomic drop followed by a bulldog for a near fall. Goldust punches Primo on the turnbuckles and then he senses Ryder trying to attack him on the apron so he punches Ryder. Primo sends Goldust to the floor as we go to commercial.
We are back and Ryder with a reverse chin lock on Goldust. Goldust with a punch but Ryder with forearms and he gets a near fall. Ryder with an arm bar and he tags in Primo who punches Goldust. Primo with a rear chin lock and it turns into a front face lock. Goldust tries to get to his corner but Primo punches Yoshi off the apron. Goldust with a back body drop but Yoshi is still on the ground. Primo with a rollup but Goldust with a power slam and both men are down. Ryder tags in and so does Yoshi and he hits a running back elbow followed by drop kicks. Yoshi with a spinning heel kick followed by a series of kicks to Ryder followed by chops. Yoshi with a Steamboat like chop and then he hits a Shining Wizard for a near fall but Primo breaks up the cover. Primo gets bulldogged by Goldust. Yoshi misses the running knees into the corner and Ryder hits the Rough Rider for the three count.
Winners: Zack Ryder and Primo
We take a look back at NXT and the first Poll that saw our first elimination.
We go to commercial.
We are back with an Alberto Del Rio video package.
We see footage from last week when Nikki and Brie Bella cheated to defeat Jillian Hall. Who wants a form of a rematch?
Jillian says that she cannot even do this because of what Nikki and Brie did to her last week. She cannot even sing.
Match Number Two: Nikki Bella with Brie Bella versus Jillian Hall
They lock up and they go into the corner. Jillian with a punch after Nikki gives a clean break. Jillian pulls Nikki by the hair and then she chokes Nikki in the ropes. Jillian tosses Nikki by the hair and then she gets a near fall. Jillian with a reverse chin lock to Nikki while Brie gets the crowd to support her sister. Jillian with a near fall. Jillian pulls Nikki by the hair and the referee warns Jillian. Jillian with a snap mare and a kick to the back for a near fall. Jillian with a back breaker and she stretches Nikki on her knee. Nikki with kicks to get out of the hold. Nikki with punches to Jillian but Jillian with a knee. Nikki with a head scissors and a monkey flip to Jillian. Nikki with a drop kick to Jillian for a near fall. Jillian with a kick to Nikki and then she gets a near fall on Nikki. Nikki with an Irish whip but Jillian sends Nikki to the floor. Jillian goes to the floor and hits Brie and slams her head into the apron. Jillian turns her attention to Nikki. Both Bellas are down and they roll under the ring. One of the Bellas emerge from under the ring and Jillian with a knee. The other Bella comes from behind and gets the three count with a rollup.
Winner: Nikki Bella with an assist from Brie Bella
We go to commercial.
We are back with the Raw Rebound.
It is time for the Smackdown half of the show and your announcers are Matt Striker and Todd Grisham.
We see the Edge wins the first Money in the Bank Ladder Match and cashes it in against John Cena video package.
Match Number Three: Christian versus Curt Hawkins with Vance Archer
They lock up and Christian with a waist lock but Hawkins with a standing switch. Hawkins with a shoulder tackle and then he has something to say to Christian. Hawkins mocks Christian’s search for peeps and Christian with a slap and drop toe hold. Christian with an arm bar but Hawkins with a knee and punch. Hawkins with another punch. Christian with a leaping kick and Hawkins goes to the floor. Christian with a baseball slide to Hawkins and Christian goes to the floor and brings Hawkins back in. Archer tries to interfere but Christian sees him coming. Christian with a cross body from the top turnbuckle for a near fall. Hawkins goes to the apron and Christian gets a shoulder as he approaches. Hawkins with a back body drop that sends Christian to the floor. Archer is about to attack Christian but the referee sees it and sends Archer to the back. We go to commercial.
We are back and Hawkins with a chin lock and his knee on Christian’s chest. Hawkins with punches and they lock up. Christian with punches but Hawkins with a knee. Hawkins with a kick and a near fall. Hawkins with punches to the midsection followed by a knee and punches. Hawkins with an elbow to the head but Christian with a kick and punches. Christian tries for a tornado DDT but Hawkins pushes Christian away and he lands awkwardly on his chest. Hawkins with a slam attempt but Christian with an Edge-O-Matic and both men are down. Christian punches Hawkins and then hits a round house punch. Christian searches for Peeps and then he hits a neck breaker and gets a near fall. Hawkins with a punch and then he sends Christian into the turnbuckles. Hawkins pulls Christian off the turnbuckles and then he hits a slam for a near fall. Christian with another punch and he goes to the turnbuckles for a missile drop kick and Christian gets a near fall. Christian goes up top again and he tries for a cross body but he misses. Hawkins tries to take advantage of Christian’s error and gets a near fall. Hawkins with a kick but Christian hits the pendulum kick and then he hits the back elbow from the turnbuckles. Christian with the Killswitch and he gets the three count.
We go to credits.