Live WWE No Way Out PPV Coverage: World title match
Jun 17, 2012 - by Adam Martin
WWE No Way Out PPV Results
June 17, 2012
East Rutherford, New Jersey
Report by: Adam Martin of Wrestleview.com
A video package runs focusing on John Cena vs. Big Show tonight.
A graphic opening hits welcoming us to No Way Out. We go live to New Jersey where a huge display of pyro goes off. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus is out to kick off the show.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Sheamus (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler w/ Vickie Guerrero
Lilian Garcia handled the ring introductions for the challenger Dolph Ziggler and champion Sheamus. Vickie gave Ziggler a good luck kiss when the bell rang and Sheamus nearly hit a Brogue Kick. Sheamus with a big elbow and headlock takeover early on. Crowd in New Jersey is behind Ziggler. Sheamus avoids a sleeper early from Ziggler. Sheamus with a slingshot shoulder block over the top rope from the ring apron. Sheamus with a huge elbow from the corner that drops Ziggler. Ziggler with a big DDT on Sheamus. Ziggler catches Sheamus with a knee coming off the ropes. Ziggler performs a headstand while applying a headlock on Sheamus. Ziggler again with another DDT countering Sheamus. Sheamus with rights, but Ziggler catches him with a big dropkick. Sheamus with a close rollup on Ziggler. Ziggler keeps it grounded and locks on a full body submission. Sheamus takes a kick to the face, but responds with two big axe handles, a shoulder in the corner, misses a high knee and Ziggler gets the sleeper locked on. Sheamus dumps Ziggler to the ring apron to break it up. Ziggler with a series of counters, throws Sheamus into the corner and connects with a Fameasser. Ziggler with a close two count. Vickie is yelling with the referee. Huge “LET'S GO ZIGGLER” chant. Sheamus pulls himself up to the top turnbuckle, but Ziggler jumps up and brings Sheamus down with a facebuster. Ziggler hooks the leg and again gets a close two count. Sheamus with an Irish Curse backbreaker. Sheamus with repeated forearm shots to the chest of Ziggler against the ropes. Sheamus counters a sleeper and connects with White Noise. Sheamus backs to the corner and is calling for the Brogue Kick. Sheamus connects with the Brogue Kick, hooks the leg and gets the pinfall.
Winner and still WWE World Heavyweight Champion: Sheamus
After the match, we see a series of highlights leading to the finish. Back live, we see a shot of Sheamus holding up the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and a frustrated Dolph Ziggler recovering.
Backstage, we see a shot of Vince McMahon walking down the hall and John Laurinaitis walks up. Laurinaitis says he knows Mr. McMahon has a concussion and wants to make sure everything is okay. Vince puts his hand up and walks into a room. Josh Mathews walks up wanting word from Laurinaitis. Laurinaitis says to leave him alone since he has a show to run tonight, tomorrow and the future.