TLC: Ziggler vs. Kingston vs. Swagger (IC Title)
Dec 19, 2010 - by Adam Martin
WWE Intercontinental Championship – Triple Threat Ladder Match
Dolph Ziggler (c) w/ Vickie Guerrero vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Jack Swagger
Lots of brawling early on between all three. Swagger is sent to the outside by Kingston. Ziggler grabs a ladder and sets it up in the middle of the ring. Kingston and Swagger knock Ziggler off the ladder into the ropes. Kingston drops Swagger face first off the ladder and follows it up with a big standing dropkick. Kingston bounces the ladder off the hand of Swagger. Ziggler is in with a small ladder, kicks Kingston with it and then sets it up under the top and above the middle turnbuckle. Kingston charges, Ziggler moves and Kingston crashes and burns. On the outside, a WWE official tends to the hand of Swagger wrapping it up. Swagger is back in and catapults Ziggler face first into the small ladder. Kingston with a springboard dropkick under the ladder on Swagger. Kingston drops the small ladder over Swagger. Ziggler with a fameasser on Kingston over the ladder. Vickie Guerrero is in the ring. Jerry Lawler adds, “Who does she think she is – Michael Cole?” Vickie starts climbing up the ladder. Kingston climbs up the opposite side. Vickie smiles. Kingston picks up the ladder and starts tilting it backwards. Ziggler falls to his knees begging Kofi to stop. Swagger breaks it up knocking Kofi down to put the ladder back down. Vickie screams and leaves the ring as Swagger tosses the small ladder at Ziggler in the corner. Kingston uses the small ladder with a shot to Swagger’s hand and then sends him to the outside. Kingston clotheslines Ziggler out sending both over the top rope. Swagger with an ankle lock on Kingston in the ring. Kingston scales the ladder while trying to kick Swagger away in the ankle lock. Ziggler climbs up both and reaches for the title. Ziggler falls, but catches himself staying on the ladder on the other side. Swagger is down. Kingston and Ziggler exchange shots up top. Ziggler with a sleeper on Kingston. Kingston breaks the grip of Ziggler. Kingston with a big elbow. Kingston knocks Ziggler off. Swagger is back in and up top as Kingston reaches. The belt comes down as both reach for it. Ziggler grabs the title on the mat.
Winner & still WWE Intercontinental Champion: Dolph Ziggler
* Natalya & Beth Phoenix vs. Laycool is up next.