Wrestlemania 27 PPV coverage: CM Punk vs. Randy Orton
Apr 3, 2011 - by Steve Gerweck
* We see a highlight package of the Punk-Orton feud.
Early on the action, moves to the outside the ring. Orton re-injured his knee when Punk kicked the ring steps into Orton. Orton in control but Punk goes after his leg and kicking away at it. Punk calling for GTS. Picks Orton up and has him on shoulders but Orton fires out with elbows. Punk hits high kick and nearly the 1-2-3. Orton ready for super plex off top and connects, and makes the cover but Punk rolls out. Punk has figure four on Orton around the ring post as the crowd goes woooooooo! Orton back on feet and lands a few clotheslines and a power slam as the crowd cheers! now Lou Thesz press and punches. Angle slam and the cover … Punk escapes. Anaconda vice by Punk, but Punk is unable to finish off Orton. The Viper stare-down on Punk. Orton tries to punt, but his leg gave out as Punk smiled back. Orton went for the RKO, but Punk was able to slither away and again smirked at Orton. Punk climbs to the top rope, but Orton catches Punk into an RKO to win the match at 14:44.