WM29 Pre-Show: WWE Intercontinental Championship – Wade Barrett vs. The Miz
Apr 7, 2013 - by Michael Riba
WWE Intercontinental Championship Match: Wade Barrett (c) vs. The Miz
They tie up and Barrett sends Miz off the ropes. Barrett kicks Miz in the midsection a few times and sends Miz off the ropes again. Miz slides under the ropes and rolls Barrett up for a two count. Barrett comes back and takes Miz down. Barrett delivers a big right hand and sets Miz up on the top rope. Barrett clubs Miz on the back and slams him to the mat. Barrett goes for a cover, but Miz kicks out at two. Barrett sets Miz up in the ropes and delivers a few right hands, but Miz comes back and takes Barrett down. Miz takes control and floats over into a pin attempt, but Barrett kicks out at two. Barrett comes back and sets Miz up for Wasteland, but Miz counters and goes for the Skull Crushing Finale, but Barrett reverses. Barrett takes Miz and slams him down to the mat and goes for the cover, but Miz kicks out at two. Barrett sets up for the Bull Hammer Elbow, but Miz dodges and goes for the Figure Four Leglock. He locks it in, but Barrett gets to the ropes. Barrett rakes Miz’s eyes and nails Miz with Wasteland, but Miz kicks out at two. Miz comes back and takes Barrett down and locks in the Figure Four and Barrett taps out.
Winner and new WWE Intercontinental Champion: The Miz.