NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS: Rhodes vs. DiBiase (WWE IC Title)
Sep 18, 2011 - by Adam Martin
WWE Intercontinental Championship
Cody Rhodes (c) vs. Ted DiBiase
Lock up and both back away right away. DiBiase with a quick takedown and kick to the face of Rhodes. Rhodes backs up to the corner and tells the ref to get DiBiase away. DiBiase works over the left arm of Rhodes. DiBiase with a big dropkick on Rhodes. Rhodes slaps DiBiase and DiBiase responds with a tackle takedown. Rhodes with his springboard kick to the face. Rhodes jumps on the back of DiBiase trying to lock on a modified camel clutch. Rhodes then transitions to DiBiase’s right shoulder and arm working over it. DiBiase flips Rhodes over his head and they both sit up during the pinfall count. DiBiase drops Rhodes off his knee. Rhodes responds with a kick to the head. Rhodes gets the abdominal stretch applied on DiBiase. DiBiase with a flying knee spot off the ropes that takes down Rhodes. DiBiase with a spinebuster into a pinfall for a two count. DiBiase counters Rhodes’ springboard kick to the face with a dropkick. Rhodes headbutts DiBiase up top. DiBiase falls down, but grabs Rhodes and flips him down from the top to the mat. DiBiase tries ripping Rhodes’ mask off and gets it removed. DiBiase tries to hit Rhodes with the mask, but Rhodes ducks and rolls up DiBiase holding the tights for the win.
Winner and still WWE Intercontinental Champion: Cody Rhodes
* Christian is on his way out to the arena.