Hell in a Cell
Jun 18, 2010 - by Steve Gerweck
– The WWE promo hits.
– A video package runs highlighting tonight’s Hell in a Cell PPV focusing on the top three matches of DX vs. Legacy, CM Punk vs. The Undertaker for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and John Cena vs. Randy Orton for the WWE Championship.
– A graphic opening then hits welcoming us to WWE Hell in a Cell. We go live to the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ where a big display of pyro goes off in the entrance area. Michael Cole and Jerry “The King” Lawler welcome us to the show first. They pass it on to Jim Ross and Todd Grisham who plug tonight’s WWE World Heavyweight Championship match between CM Punk and The Undertaker. A video package runs showing the controversial finish to Punk vs. Undertaker at last month’s Breaking Point PPV and the events that took place on Smackdown in the weeks that followed.
– Back live, the Hell in a Cell structure begins to lower. WWE World Heavyweight Champion CM Punk is out first to kick off the show.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship – Hell in a Cell
CM Punk (c) vs. The Undertaker
Justin Roberts did ring introductions for the challenger The Undertaker and champion CM Punk.
The bell rings and Undertaker goes right after Punk. Punk dodges him and lays in a few right hands. Taker won’t back down and Punk falls down and rolls out of the ring. Taker follows, Punk rolls back in, Taker pulls him out and sends him face first into the side of the cage. Taker drives Punk back first into the cell structure and then sends him once again face first into the side on the outside. Taker with a big right hand body shot and headbutt to Punk. Taker with a knee to the body and sends Punk face first once again into the cage. Taker tosses Punk back in the ring and lands a huge big boot that sends Punk through the ropes and back first into the side of the cage! Punk rolls under the ring to get away from Taker and then dropkicks the steel ring steps into the knees of Taker. Punk goes on the attack working on Taker’s knees. Punk drives Taker’s knees into the side of the cage and applies more pressure with some stiff kicks to the knees. We have a back-and-forth chant in New Jersey. Punk tries throwing Taker’s leg across the steel ring post, but Taker kicks Punk back into the cage. Taker attempts a choke, but Punk brushes it off. Taker stands up on the ring apron and Punk comes running on the apron with a big knee to the head. Punk looks to attempt a running bulldog on the ring apron when Taker counters launching Punk into the side of the cage with force.
Taker is limping and favoring his leg when he drops a leg across the throat of Punk. Punk rolls back in the ring and then dropkicks Taker through the ropes into the side of the cage. Punk then explodes with a huge suicide dive into Taker, but catches the cage as well downing both men. Punk with a big right hand to the bad knee of Taker. Punk tosses Taker back in the ring. The two start exchanging right hands. Fans are really getting into this match. Punk with some big kicks to Taker, but Taker stands up and lights up Punk with some big right hands. Punk counters a Tombstone Piledriver attempt, but Taker catches him with a big boot and connects with a leg drop. Cover by Taker and Punk kicks out after two. JR is noting how Taker is favoring his knee/hip. Punk counters a chokeslam attempt and takes out Taker with some big kicks. Punk attempts a GTS, but Taker counters off and then Punk trips up Taker. Punk leaves the ring and grabs a steel chair. Punk cracks it over the head of Taker, hooks the leg and Taker barely kicks out after two. JR adds, “If you can’t beat The Undertaker with a shot like that, what can you beat him with?” Punk attempts his running knee to the head, but Taker counters into a Last Ride in mid air. Taker hooks the leg…1…2…Punk barely gets a shoulder up after a two count. Taker sits up and can’t believe it.
Taker struggles to his feet and wraps up the left arm of Punk. Taker goes up top going for the Old School arm drop, but Punk counters as Taker jumps off. Punk crawls over, hooks the leg and Taker kicks out after two. Another cover by Punk and another kick out by Taker after two. Punk grabs the steel chair once again, runs at Taker, but Taker kicks it back in his face. Taker with a chokeslam on Punk. Taker has Punk up for the Tombstone Piledriver and connects. Taker with the cover and gets the pinfall.
Winner & NEW WWE World Heavyweight Champion: The Undertaker
After the match, The Undertaker celebrates with the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. We see highlights of the match leading to the finish. Back live, the Hell in a Cell structure has been lifted up and we see a shot of Undertaker leaving the ring. Undertaker walks up the ramp, stops, turns his head, turns back and then lifts up the World Heavyweight Championship one last time before heading to the back.
– A promo for the WWE Bragging Rights PPV on October 25 featuring Raw vs. Smackdown matches is shown.
WWE Intercontinental Championship
John Morrison (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler
The bell rings and both Morrison and Ziggler circle each other. Lock up and Morrison with a double leg takedown attempt on Ziggler. Ziggler fights it off, but Morrison gets in a heel trip. Morrison takes the back of Ziggler and Ziggler counters keeping Morrison down for a brief pinfall attempt. Ziggler throws Morrison down and Morrison counters with a takedown of his own. Morrison with a pinfall attempt that results in a close one count. More pinfall attempts by Ziggler that result in a quick one count. Ziggler keeps Morrison on the mat and locks in a side headlock. Morrison attempts a Starship Pain, but Ziggler moves out of the way. Lots more mat action between the two. Ziggler plants Morrison with a big scoop slam, covers and Morrison kicks out after two. Ziggler with a fireman’s carry on Morrison. Morrison with a huge standing shooting star press on Ziggler, hooks the leg and Ziggler somehow kicks out. Ziggler rolls through in a suplex attempt by Morrison, rolls up Morrison, Ziggler holds onto the ropes, the referee breaks it up and Morrison gets a quick rollup of his own for a two count. Morrison misses a springboard crossbody on Ziggler and Ziggler hits a german suplex that results in a close two count. Ziggler drops a leg over the head of Morrison, hooks the leg and Morrison barely kicks out after two. Morrison catches Ziggler with a big knee when Ziggler comes charging in. Morrison attempts a springboard moonsault from the corner, but Ziggler counters planting Morrison down on his back. Ziggler with a rollup and Morrison again kicks out. Ziggler shows his frustration after each failed pinfall attempt. Ziggler attempts his leaping neckbreaker, but Morrison holds into the ropes and Ziggler falls down on his back. Morrison then catches Ziggler with a big knee to the head and hits the Starship Pain to get the pinfall.
Winner & STILL WWE Intercontinental Champion: John Morrison
After the match, John Morrison holds up the WWE Intercontinental Championship for the crowd in attendance. We then see highlights of the match leading to the finish.
– Backstage, Josh Mathews is with Batista and Rey Mysterio. Mathews introduces Batista and Batista takes the mic away to introduce Mysterio. He calls Mathews back in to interview them. Mysterio says Batista is like his big brother and said when he called him to go after the Unified tag team titles, it was something he had to do. He said a few months ago Chris Jericho tried to take away his mask and heritage. Mysterio said tonight they can and will take away the Unified tag team titles. Batista said Jericho and Big Show call themselves the greatest tag team in history, but they haven’t beat them yet and will become the new champions.
– The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are actually shown in attendance and we get a look at the new video game.
WWE Divas Championship
Mickie James (c) vs. Alicia Fox
Early on, Alicia Fox tossed Mickie James off the top rope. Quick cover by Fox who only gets a two count. Fox applies a modified camel clutch on James. James with shots to Fox fighting back. Fox with a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker on James, covers and only gets a two count. Fox drops down and applies a body scissors around the body of James. James with a quick Lou Thesz Press on Fox. Fox fights back countering a DDT by sending James into the corner. Fox with a northern lights suplex into a bridge that results in a two count. Fox misses a scissors kick and James hits a big DDT. James covers Fox to get the pinfall.
Winner & STILL WWE Divas Champion: Mickie James
After the match, Mickie James is handed the WWE Divas Championship and taunts at Fox holding the title over her face. We see a few highlights of the match leading to the finish.
WWE Unified Tag Team Championships
Chris Jericho & Big Show (c’s) vs. Batista & Rey Mysterio
The bell rings and we start with Chris Jericho and Rey Mysterio. Jericho with a kick that sends Mysterio down. Jericho follows that up with a big headbutt. Mysterio with an arm drag and monkey flip combo on Jericho. Mysterio with a huracarana that sends Jericho into the ropes. Mysterio attempts a 619, but Jericho counters away and Mysterio comes back with a big springboard crossbody. Batista gets the tag and he levels Jericho. Batista with right hands to Jericho that sends him into the corner. Batista sends Jericho to the opposite corner and hits a few shoulder charges. Mysterio gets the tag and hits a big dropkick to the chest of Jericho. Cover by Mysterio and Jericho kicks out after two. Mysterio with a huge kick to the head of Jericho, cover and Jericho gets a shoulder up after two. Quick tag back to Batista who levels Jericho with a big back elbow. Another tag to Mysterio and tag to Big Show. Big Show has Mysterio up on the top turnbuckle and gives him a HUGE chest slap that sends Mysterio off the top turnbuckle to the outside. The referee starts the count on Mysterio. The referee gets to 8 when Big Show grabs Mysterio by the head and brings him back inside using the palm of his hand. Tag to Jericho who works over Mysterio and taunts to the crowd. Jericho catapults Mysterio into the middle rope, covers and Mysterio gets a shoulder up after a two count.
Jericho keeps Mysterio down on the mat applying a modified full nelson. Mysterio fights to his feet with some elbows. Mysterio with a big kick to the head of Jericho. Jericho falls into the middle ropes. Mysterio charges and Jericho levels him with a big clothesline. Cover by Jericho and Mysterio gets a shoulder up. Jericho puts Mysterio up top and tries removing his mask. Mysterio fights back with elbows to Jericho that sends him flying off back to the mat. Mysterio gets to his feet and takes out Jericho jumping into his chest. Tag to Batista who levels Jericho and even Big Show with a clothesline. Batista with a sidewalk slam on Jericho, cover and Jericho barely kicks out after two. Jericho counters a powerslam attempt by Batista, hits the ropes and Batista catches Jericho with a big spear. Batista is going for a Batista Bomb when he takes out Big Show instead throwing Jericho away. Batista then catches Jericho with a spear, covers and Jericho barely gets a shoulder up after two. Big Show is now holding onto the foot of Batista and this allows Jericho to setup the Codebreaker. Jericho hooks the leg and Batista somehow kicks out after two. Tag to Big Show who works over Batista with some big stomps. Big Show tries to drop a leg over Batista, but Batista rolls out of the way. Batista with some big right hands to Big Show backing him up.
Big Show attempts a chokeslam and connects on Batista. Big Show with a cover and Mysterio breaks it up with a springboard body splash from his corner. Tag to Jericho who works over Batista with some right hands. Jericho misses a Lionsault attempt on Batista. Tag to Big Show and tag to Mysterio. Mysterio with a dropkick to the lower body of Big Show. Mysterio leaps over Big Show, slides under him, attempts a springboard, Big Show catches him, Mysterio lands on his feet, Big Show charges, hits the corner and Mysterio hits a springboard tornado DDT! Mysterio hooks the leg and Big Show powers out throwing Mysterio into the air. Mysterio holds the top rope down and Big Show falls out. Mysterio sends Jericho into the ropes. 619 attempt, Jericho moves and Mysterio hits Big Show instead. Jericho is then sent over into Big Show. Big Show catches Jericho and Batista spears Big Show on the outside! Big Show is the first to his feet and rolls back in. Mysterio springboards in, drops his weight over Big Show’s legs and Big Show falls into the ropes. Mysterio with a 619 on Big Show. Mysterio then rolls to the ring apron, springboards back in the air and Big Show catches Mysterio with a huge knockout punch. Big Show covers Mysterio and gets the pinfall.
Winners & STILL WWE Unified Tag Team Champions: Chris Jericho & Big Show
After the match, Big Show gets on his feet and his handed the WWE Unified Tag Team Championships. He heads up the ramp handing the other half of the belts to Chris Jericho. We see a replay of the finish with Big Show hitting a huge knockout punch on Rey Mysterio.
– A video package runs highlighting the events between John Cena and Randy Orton involving the WWE Championship heading into tonight’s Hell in a Cell match.
WWE Championship – Hell in a Cell
John Cena (c) vs. Randy Orton
Justin Roberts did ring introductions for the challenger Randy Orton and champion John Cena.
John Cena with some big right hands early on that drops Randy Orton. Orton rolls out and tries messing with the cage door to get out. Cena runs out, Orton rolls back in and when Cena is in Orton goes on the attack. Orton with a big forearm to the chest of Cena. Orton with some big right hands and elbows to the face of Cena. Orton counters an early Attitude Adjustment attempt and takes out Cena with a big powerslam. Cover by Orton and Cena gets a shoulder up after two. Cena and Orton start exchanging right hands. Cena gets the better of Orton, hits the ropes and explodes with a big shoulder block. Orton then dodges another attempt by Cena and Cena crashes and burns. Orton knocks Cena off the ring apron and right into the side of the cage. Crowd is very pro-Orton in New Jersey. Orton stomps the chest of Cena using the cage to get some height and drop back down. Orton pushes the face of Cena into the side of the cage. Cena with an elbow and right hands to Orton fighting back. Cena lifts Orton up and slams him into the side of the cage two times. Cena puts Orton on his shoulder, but Orton counters and pushes Cena face first into the cage. Orton then sends Cena shoulder first into the steel ring steps. Orton stomps over the right hand of Cena over the steel ring steps. Orton brings Cena back down face first over the ring steps and hits a big stomp to the back of Cena’s head.
Orton grabs the top part of the steel ring steps and tosses them over the top rope and back inside the ring. Cena is recovering and up on the ring apron when Orton positions the steel steps near the ropes. Orton tries to DDT Cena onto the steel ring steps, but Cena gets a foot down and counters sending Orton over the top rope and to the outside. Cena then lifts up the steel ring steps and launches them over the top rope at Orton. Orton quickly ducks out of the way as Cena jumps out. Cena sends Orton back inside, but Orton quickly fires back with a quick side neckbreaker. Orton hooks the leg and Cena kicks out after two. Orton charges at Cena in the corner and Cena gets his boots up. Cena with a series of clotheslines on Orton and then Cena plants Orton with his spinning powerbomb. Cena hits the five knuckle shuffle on Orton, attempts an Attitude Adjustment, Orton grabs the top ropes and floats over dropping Cena’s head off the top rope. Orton slides back in, grabs Cena from the ring apron and connects with his big DDT. Orton again hooks the leg and Cena again kicks out. Orton begins stalking Cena as Cena is beginning to recover. Orton attempts an RKO, Cena counters, has Orton up and connects with an Attitude Adjustment, hooks the leg…1…2…Orton somehow gets a shoulder up at the last second. Cena can’t believe it.
Cena has Orton up on the top turnbuckle. Cena puts Orton on his shoulders, attempts an Attitude Adjustment, Orton counters dropping down, puts Cena on his shoulders and connects with a big electric chair. Orton hooks the leg and Cena kicks out after two. Orton with right hands to Cena who is standing on the ring apron near the corner. Orton stands up on the middle rope to pull Cena up to the top turnbuckle. Cena is trying to fight Orton off. Cena sends Orton back down to the mat on his back. Cena then stands up on the top turnbuckle, jumps trying to drop a leg and Orton moves out of the way. Orton has a steel chair and is the first to his feet. Orton drops the top of the steel chair over the back of Cena’s neck. Orton then turns Cena over and drops the top over Cena’s chest as well. Orton covers Cena and Cena still kicks out after two. Orton is frustrated and starts stomping Cena’s head on the mat. Orton places a steel chair under the head of Cena, hits the ropes, jumps in the air and tries to drop a knee, but Cena moves out of the way. Cena with a takedown on Orton and applies an STF. Orton is trying to crawl to the ropes. Orton reaches out and gets the ropes, but the referee reminds him that there are no rope breaks in a Hell in a Cell. Orton turns on his back, breaks the hold and kicks Cena into the referee.
The referee is down. Cena applies the STF again on Orton and Orton starts tapping out, but the referee is still down. Cena breaks the hold and tosses the referee back in the ring. Orton is now up and connects with an RKO on Cena. Orton hooks the leg…1…2…Cena gets a shoulder up after two. Orton falls to the mat in frustration as he can’t believe Cena just kicked out. Orton walks to the outside on the ring apron, grabs Cena and hits a few forearms to the chest. Orton gets Cena’s arms tied up in the top and middle ropes. Orton then wrenches back with a side headlock on Cena. Cena appears to be out as Orton keeps wrenching in the headlock. Orton breaks the hold and the referee frees Cena from the ropes. Cena does his best Ric Flair impression and flops down face first. Cena is just getting to his knees and Orton punts Cena right in the head. Orton covers Cena and gets the pinfall.
Winner & NEW WWE Champion: Randy Orton
After the match, the referee hands Randy Orton the WWE Championship and he holds it up standing near a knocked out John Cena. We see highlights of the match leading to the finish. Back live, we see a shot of Orton leaving the Hell in a Cell with the WWE Championship in hand. He looks back at John Cena who is just starting to recover in the ring. Orton holds up the WWE Championship one more time staring down Cena.
– Backstage, Josh Mathews is with R-Truth. Mathews brings up the issues Truth has been having with Drew McIntyre on Smackdown for the last six weeks. A video package runs highlighting these events. Back live, Truth said now is time for the moment of truth and said Drew McIntyre has disrespected him one time too many. He said to get respect you have to earn it.
R-Truth vs. Drew McIntyre
Lock up and McIntyre gets a headlock takedown on Truth. Truth catches McIntyre with a big dropkick. Truth with a big side heel kick on McIntyre and then launches McIntyre with a huge hip toss. Cover by Truth and McIntyre kicks out after two. Truth with kicks and right hands to McIntyre in the corner. McIntyre attempts a few right hands and then takes advantage hitting Truth with a big kick when Truth was talking with the referee. McIntyre mounts Truth and gets in some stiff right hands. McIntyre sends Truth into the corner and hits some more stiff right hands. McIntyre with a quick clothesline on Truth and goes back to the mat work. The two collide in the middle of the ring with a double crossbody. Truth trips up McIntyre and hits more right hands. Truth with two big takedowns and a kick to the head. Cover and McIntyre kicks out after two. Truth with a quick rollup that results in a two count. McIntyre with a double underhook DDT on Truth and gets the pinfall.
Winner: Drew McIntyre
– Backstage, we see a shot of Randy Orton sitting down with the WWE Championship in his lap. Legacy walks up and DiBiase said that was a classic match. Rhodes said after they take care of DX they will go out for a night on the town to celebrate. Orton tells them that whether they win or lose tonight, this is Hell in a Cell and you don’t just “walk away.” DiBiase said they have studied that cell and says they are younger and faster than DX and that he shouldn’t underestimate them. Orton sits back down with an upset look on his face.
– A promo for the WWE Bragging Rights PPV on October 25 featuring Raw vs. Smackdown matches is shown.
WWE United States Championship – Triple Threat
Kofi Kingston (c) vs. The Miz vs. Jack Swagger
Before the match, The Miz knocked New Jersey saying all sewers lead to Newark. He said that actually makes sense since the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are in the house tonight.
The bell rings and Jack Swagger goes after Kofi Kingston. Kingston gets in a few shots on Swagger and then goes after The Miz. Kingston takes turns taking shots on both Swagger and Miz. This continues with Kingston landing some big kicks to Swagger and Miz. Kingston is taken down and Miz and Swagger take turns hitting the boots to Kingston. Miz and Swagger then level Kingston with double high elbows. Miz and Swagger with a double suplex on Kingston. Miz covers Kingston first and Swagger pulls him off to break it up. Kingston with a rollup on Miz and Swagger breaks it up. Miz encourages Swagger to hit Kingston with a clothesline and then gets in a cheap shot of his own. Miz with a big body clothesline on Kingston in the corner. Miz is up top and connects with a sledgehammer to Swagger. Miz with a neckbreaker on Kingston and Kingston kicks out. Kingston with a right hand to Miz from the ring apron. Kingston is going up top when Miz cuts him off. Swagger goes under Miz putting him on his shoulders. Swagger backs up with Miz on his shoulders and Kingston levels Miz with a crossbody into a cover for a two count. Kingston covers Swagger and Swagger gets a shoulder up after one. Swagger and Kingston exchange right hands in the corner. Swagger drops Kingston face first off the top turnbuckle. Swagger with a belly-to-belly on Kingston and Miz breaks up the pinfall. Swagger places Miz up on the top rope and down into a tree of woe. Swagger with some kicks to the chest of Miz and then drops down doing some push ups. Miz sits up when Kingston tried sending Swagger into Miz. Kingston leaps up and gives Miz a back suplex from the top turnbuckle. Swagger with a body splash over Miz when Kingston moved out of the way. Kingston with a big clothesline on Swagger, hits the ropes and hits the Boom Drop over Swagger’s chest. Miz breaks up the pinfall attempt by Kingston. Swagger grabs Kingston by the head and slams him down. Swagger attempts a german suplex on Miz, but Miz holds onto the ropes. Kingston levels Swagger with a big kick. Miz with a Stroke on Kingston, covers and Swagger puts Kingston’s foot on the bottom rope to break up the pinfall. Swagger with a clothlesline on Kingston, but Miz dodges one. Swagger then hits Miz with a gutwrench powerbomb. Kingston with Trouble in Paradise on Swagger and covers Miz to get the pinfall.
Winner & STILL WWE United States Champion: Kofi Kingston
After the match, Kofi Kingston is handed the WWE United States Championship and celebrates up on the top turnbuckle. We also see highlights of the match leading to the finish.
– A video package runs highlighting the events between DX and Legacy over the last few months.
Hell in a Cell
DX (Triple H & Shawn Michaels) vs. Legacy (Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase)
During DX’s entrance, Legacy ran down and attacked Triple H and Shawn Michaels. They brawled around the outside of the Hell in a Cell structure sending Michaels and Triple H into the side of the cage. Triple H fights back sending DiBiase into the Raw announce table. Triple H clotheslines DiBiase over the top of the Raw announce table. HBK sends Rhodes into the Smackdown announce table and hits a few chops. Jerry Lawler asks if this match has even officially started yet since they aren’t even inside the Hell in a Cell yet. HBK and Triple H give Rhodes a suplex over the top of the Smackdown announce table. DiBiase jumps off the table and sends Triple H face first into the cage. DiBiase also takes out HBK. DiBiase sends Triple H over the ring barricade and into the crowd hitting some big shots. DiBiase then grabs Triple H and hip tosses him back into the padded area. On the other side of the cage, we see HBK launch Rhodes into the ring barricade near the Hell in a Cell door. Triple H and DiBiase are now brawling into the crowd. HBK knocks Rhodes over the ring barricade into the front row. HBK jumps off the barricade and chases Rhodes down. Rhodes gets in a few rights backing HBK up. HBK then launches Rhodes in a high back body drop over the ring barricade and Rhodes’ leg hits the side of the Hell in a Cell.
Rhodes grabs his leg in pain and rolls over to grab the chain that was on the door to the cell. Rhodes hits HBK with it and then runs up the ramp hitting Triple H with it who is brawling with DiBiase. Rhodes and DiBiase give Triple H a DDT on the top of the steel entrance ramp. Rhodes again drops Triple H face first off the steel entrance ramp. Legacy heads back down the ramp towards HBK. They start beating him up with some boots and stomps. Rhodes is wrenching back on the leg of HBK inside the cell. DiBiase closes the cell door on the leg of HBK two times with force. DiBiase with a big right hand to HBK. Rhodes grabs the chain and closes the door behind him. Rhodes locks the Hell in a Cell door with the chain. Legacy rolls HBK in the ring and Triple H is still out at the top of the ramp. The referee calls for the bell to officially be rung. HBK is just getting to his feet and realizes that he is now alone in the ring with Legacy. Rhodes and DiBiase start working over HBK. HBK gets in a kick to the back of the head on Rhodes. DiBiase is quick to jump in and take HBK down and get in some big stomps. Rhodes throws HBK’s leg into the side of the steel ring post. Triple H is then seen making his way down the ramp and near the door of the Hell in a Cell. HBK fights back favoring his leg and takes out DiBiase in the middle of the ring.
Triple H is now climbing up the side of the cage after realizing the door is locked. Rhodes gets a steel chair and cracks it over the back of HBK as Triple H looks on. Triple H yells at HBK to fight. Triple H grabs a steel chair of his own and is hitting the door with it trying to bust the chain. DiBiase is standing by the door and taunting at Triple H. Triple H is still trying to bust the door open hitting it with the steel chair. He puts the chair through the opening of the door and tries breaking it that way. Inside the cell, Rhodes has HBK up on his shoulders and tosses him face first into the side of the cage with force. Legacy stare down Triple H smiling as HBK is out of it. Triple H then turns around and heads up the ramp to the back. Back in the cell, Legacy is continuing to beat up HBK. They toss him back in the ring and take him out with some easy shots. Triple H is now back and has bolt cutters. Triple H is in the ring and hits a spinebuster on Rhodes over a steel chair. Triple H grabs the chain from the door and wraps it around his knuckles and hits DiBiase with it. DX then tosses DiBiase out of the cell and they lock the door behind them. They put Rhodes’ head inside a steel chair, HBK goes up top and drops his flying elbow. Triple H has a sledgehammer and HBK is tuning up the band. DX hits a double Sweet Chin Music and sledgehammer shot to Rhodes and get the pinfall.
After the match, we see an upset Ted DiBiase outside the Hell in a Cell looking on as DX celebrates in the ring. The Hell in a Cell structure starts raising up when DiBiase slides under and checks on Rhodes. HBK then takes out DiBiase with some Sweet Chin Music. DX then stand over Rhodes and DiBiase and give both a few crotch chops. DX then continue to celebrate as the PPV goes off the air.
|What did you think of the Hell in a Cell?
thumbs up – 24%
in the middle – 18%
thumbs down – 34%
didn’t see it – 24%
U.S. title – 4%
DX-Legacy – 31%
Taker-Punk – 13%
R-Truth-McIntyre – 5%
Tag title – 8%
Morrison-Ziggler – 18%
James-Fox – 6%
Cena-Orton – 15%