RAW SPOILERS FOR AUGUST 23RD
Aug 16, 2010 - by Steve Gerweck
From Jorge Uribe in Los Angeles, CA:
Sheamus out, calls Americans spoiled and picks on the kids in the crowd, he says Randy Orton should never get a title shot. General Manager e-mail – respect to Sheamus and says bring out the throne a throne is brought out. A series of matches will take place and Sheamus gets to pick his opponent .
First macth for Sheamus to pick is edge vs. R-truth – Spear miss lie detector miss another spear, edge wins. Edge says until Sheamus beats edge hes no one
The Great Khali vs Chris Jericho – Jericho makes khali tap with the walls, then tells Sheamus to choose him but Khali gets up and chops Jericho off the top rope
Jillian Hall out she sings but Melina cuts her off, Jillian vs Melina for the divas title. Melina wins off the primal scream
Lay-cool on the tron, they say they have an offer for Melina at night of champions. Miz in the back he says he didn’t cash in on Sheamus because he was thinking of team WWE and John Cena needs to pay for replacing him with Daniel at Summerslam
Nexus out, gm e-mail gm says he was impressed by Nexus and lifts the ban on nexus in title matches. Wade Barrett says the truce between Sheamus and nexus over.
John Cena vs. The Miz. Danielson runs in and hits the Miz causing the DQ, he throws Miz in the ring attitude adjustment by Cena then Danielson gets Miz in a crossface until refs pulls him off.
Danielson returns during commercial to beat up miz again.
Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov vs. The Usos (with Tamina). Kozlov wins with the Samba slam, then Tamina blows Santino a blow gun kiss.
Ted DiBiase (with Maryse) vs. John Morrison vs. Randy Orton. RKO to Morrison from a top rope jump, Orton wins then RKOs DiBiase for fun.
Sheamus is going to make his decision. Sheamus says he’s defending his title and he’s picking .. Zack Ryder. Braugh kick, Sheamus wins (seriously, one move). Sheamus says now that he defended the title he’s taking a month off, Wade Barrett out – he’s cashing in his NXT winner price at Night of the Champions. GM E-mail. Says he’s upholding Barrett’s request but it will be a 6 pack challenge – Sheamus vs. Barrett vs. Y2J vs. Orton vs. Edge vs. Cena. Jericho, Edge, Cena, Orton and Sheamus beat up Barrett then each other with Orton hitting the RKO on Cena last.
Battle Royal – Team Smackdown and Team Raw all kick out Nexus, Cena wins by elimination CM Punk.