WWE EXTREME RULES: Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes (Falls Count Anywhere)
May 1, 2011 - by Adam Martin
Falls Count Anywhere Match
Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes
Mysterio with some quick offense early including a big boot and kicks to the body. Mysterio with a tilt-a-whirl head scissors on Rhodes sending him to the outside. Rhodes responds with a quick dropkick on the floor. Mysterio sends Rhodes into the HD screens at the top of the ramp. Rhodes rolls off to the floor and Mysterio with a flying splash. Rhodes fights back dropping Mysterio over a wall barricade in the crowd. Mysterio with a kick to the head of Rhodes. Both start brawling up the arena steps. Rhodes drops Mysterio’s wrist off the steel hand railing on the arena steps. They brawl into the concourse area and Mysterio tackles Rhodes into a series of garbage cans. Rhodes with a springboard kick to the face on Mysterio. Mysterio is launched up near an area to buy food. Mysterio jumps off and hits a crossbody on Rhodes. They brawl back inside the arena within the crowd. Mysterio is chasing Rhodes. Rhodes is back near ringside and Rhodes hip tosses Mysterio over the barrier on the floor below. Mysterio jumps at Rhodes and Rhodes drops him face first off the steel ring steps. Back in the ring, Mysterio with another springboard crossbody. Mysterio launches himself with a flying headbutt at the chest of Rhodes off the top rope. Rhodes counters a 619 attempt. Mysterio attempts a leg drop off the top, but Rhodes avoids it. Rhodes with an Alabama Slam on Mysterio. Rhodes puts Mysterio up on the top turnbuckle. Mysterio spits some green mist in the face of Rhodes, hits a 619 and connects with his springboard body splash. Mysterio gets the pinfall.
Winner: Rey Mysterio
After the match, we see highlights of the match leading to the finish. Back live, Rey Mysterio celebrates his win heading up the ramp.
Backstage, we see a variety of WWE Divas talking. Layla walks up and says she knows they don’t like her, but tonight might be her last night here. She wants to apologize to everyone. Beth Phoenix says she was right about no one liking her. Kelly Kelly says they aren’t a big fan of Michelle McCool either and wishes her luck.
* Michelle McCool vs. Layla in a “Loser Leaves WWE” No DQ Rules match is up next.