LIVE WWE ROYAL RUMBLE PPV COVERAGE: CENA VS. KANE
Jan 29, 2012 - by Steve Gerweck
- We a clip from Raw where Kane destroyed Zack Ryder. Cena tells Ryder he’ll take care of it, and Eve blaming Cena for what happened to Ryder.
- We see Ryder in a wheel chair wearing a neck brace. John Laurinaitis tells Ryder that he has a locker room set up for him with all his favorite foods and a TV. Eve tells Laurinaitis that she hopes he is fired tomorrow night.
(3) John Cena vs. Kane
Cole pointed out that Cena has more Twitter followers than The Rock. Fans start the “lets go Cena, Cena sucks” chants. Early on, the two brawl on the outside. Cena tossed Kane over the ring steps. Cena went for the Attitude Adjustment, but was unsuccessful. On commentary, they played up that Laurinaitis is sucking up to people to save his job. Cole said that Laurinaitis even offered to park Cole’s car. Kane blocked Cena’s bulldog attempt. Cena tried to submit Kane, but against was unsuccessful. Kane goes to the top rope, and nails Cena laying him flat on the mat. Kane sets Cena up for the chokeslam, but countered the big red machine. Cena calls for the five knuckle scuffle, but Kane grabbed Cena. Five knuckle scuffle off the top rope. Kane again blocked an Attitude Adjustment with an elbow to the head. The two brawled on the outside as the referee started the count. Both men were counted out at 10:55, for a double count out decision, as the two continued brawling through the arena. They continue to brawl backstage. Cena tossed Kane into trash cans, but Kane recovers and hits Cena with a chair repeatedly. Kane breaks into Ryder’s special locker room and attacks him. Kane wheels a helpless Ryder into the arena. Kane dumbs Ryder out of the wheel chair. Kane tosses him back into the ring. Eve runs down and asks Kane to stop. Kane hits a tombstone piledriver, as Eve looks on. Kane sets his sights on Eve, as Cena comes back into the ring. Chokeslam by Kane on Cena. Kane looks at Eve, but bails out of the ring. As Kane leaves, his looks up at the Titan Tron and smiles. The medics came into the ring and put Ryder on a gurney. Cena looks on, as fans chant “Cena sucks.”