WWE CAPITOL PUNISHMENT: The Miz vs. Alex Riley
The Miz vs. Alex Riley
The Miz “AWESOME” balloons entrance from Wrestlemania were back tonight. He also brought out his old briefcase. Big reaction for Alex Riley. Riley goes after Miz right away when the bell rings including a big tackle with right hands. Miz runs away and Riley chases him down getting in big shots in the corner. Miz then drops Riley with a big boot to the face. Miz with big knees to the chest of Riley. Miz hits the ropes and then kicks Riley in the face again. Miz yells out, “Who made you! Who made you!?” Miz with right hands to Riley on the mat. Riley attempts a comeback, but Miz counters and hits his big swinging DDT. Miz drives his knees into the back of Riley. Miz drops Riley with a big clothesline and yells, “Stay down!” Miz walks around Riley and each time Riley sits up, Miz drops him. Riley charges the corner with his shoulder when Miz moves out of the way. Miz with another boot to the face on the outside. Miz tosses Riley back in, pulls him out under the bottom rope and hits some big forearms to the back. Miz rolls Riley to the middle of the ring, hooks the leg and gets a two count. Miz leans his face down near Riley, Riley reaches out for a right hand and Miz moves out of the way. Miz dodges another attempt by Riley. Riley catches him a third time. Miz then applies a headlock right away. Miz jumps on Riley’s back to apply more pressure bringing Riley down to the mat. Miz with another pinfall and Riley again kicks out. Miz with his corner clothesline on Riley. Miz then catches Riley with a top rope sledgehammer, cover and again Riley kicks out after two. Miz puts Riley in the tree of woe in the corner. Miz with kicks to the face of Riley. Miz misses a dropkick to Riley’s face and slides into the steel ring post. Riley explodes on Miz with a big spear. Riley tosses Miz into two corners and hits a big spinebuster. Cover by Riley and Miz kicks out after two. Miz tosses Riley out of the ring. When Miz leans out to grab Riley, he kicks Miz in the head and Miz falls back. Riley with a two count in the ring. Riley then tosses Miz into the announcers table. Michael Cole stands up and yells at Riley. Riley pulls Cole over the table by his tie. Miz gets in a shot and tosses Riley back in the ring. Miz grabs his briefcase and tries to use it. The referee sees this and pulls it out of Miz’s hands. Riley then hits a big jumping DDT on Miz, covers and gets the pinfall.
Winner: Alex Riley
After the match, we see highlights of the match leading to the finish. Back live, Alex Riley is celebrating in the ring while we see a shot of a shocked Miz sitting at ringside. Booker T and Jerry Lawler talk about Riley silencing the critics tonight.
Backstage, we see Sgt. Slaughter with an actor playing President Barack Obama. They say if a Mexican hits a Giant with a car, he is covered by Obama-Care. Vickie Guerrero runs up and sings “Happy Father’s Day” to the fake Obama. The Secret Service pull her away kicking and screaming.
A promo plays for tomorrow night’s “Power to the People” three-hour edition of Monday Night Raw.
A video package runs highlighting Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio tonight.
* Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio is up next.