VENGEANCE: Sheamus vs. Christian
Oct 23, 2011 - by Adam Martin
Sheamus vs. Christian
The bell rings and Christian catches Sheamus with a big slap early. Christian with big right hands to Sheamus. Sheamus cuts him off with a big knee and forearm shots. Sheamus with a shoulder block and tosses Christian into the corner hitting a series of kicks. Sheamus with forearm shots to the chest of Christian against the ropes. Sheamus gets Christian up in a vertical suplex and drops him down hard. Christian with a quick neckbreaker. Christian starts choking Sheamus with his boot against the bottom rope. Christian sends Sheamus into the corner and gets a close rollup. Christian with some elbow drops over the back of Sheamus' neck and then jumps on his back applying a headlock. Sheamus breaks it up dropping Christian back first on the mat. Christian pushes down on the back of Sheamus against the ropes and connects with a twisting elbow off the second rope. Christian catches Sheamus with a dropkick off the second rope. Christian comes off the top this time and misses a body splash. Sheamus catches Christian and connects with a fallaway slam. Christian dumps Sheamus to the outside, but Sheamus catches him with a flying shoulder block launching himself back in the ring. Sheamus with a clothesline, but Christian catches him with an inverted DDT. Sheamus blocks Christian's boots in the corner. Counters between the two. Christian kicks Sheamus in the face twice in the corner in the ropes. Sheamus catches Christian springboarding from the corner into a backbreaker. Christian with a Spear on Sheamus. Christian covers and Sheamus kicks out. Sheamus catches Christian with a knee to the head and goes up top. Christian crotches Sheamus and hits a series of big right hand slaps. Christian with a huricanrana from the top on Sheamus. Christian goes for a Spear, but Sheamus catches him with a Brogue Kick. Sheamus gets the pinfall.
Backstage, John Laurinaitis is with David Otunga. Otunga said tonight is huge for Laurinaitis this being his first WWE PPV as the interim GM of Raw. The Miz and R-Truth walk up thanking him for hiring them back. Laurinaitis believes they could be the world's greatest tag team of all time. Miz says really? Laurinaitis says no and likes the way they suck up. Truth said he sucks up better than Miz. Miz tells some bad suck jokes about Triple H. Truth says the state of Texas also sucks.
A video package runs hyping Triple H and CM Punk vs. The Miz and R-Truth.
* Triple H and CM Punk vs. The Miz and R-Truth is up next.