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Ok, Raw/Smackdown from now on will be posted in the 2004 Storylines thread, and PPV's seperate.

WWE BACKLASH 2004
20th April 2004
Written by: Backlash & Zeduck


(A video montage of all the rivalries of the matches are shown.)

*The pyros erupt as we are live from the Houston Astrodome as Evanesence's "Going Under" plays!!! A small SMACKDOWN! counter appears which shows the attendance: 76,736*

Cole: Welcome to Backlash! The first SMACKDOWN! PPV of the year!

Tazz: It's amazing Cole! This PPV isn't as big as Royal Rumble, Wrestlemania, Summerslam or Survivor Series but an amazing 46,736 fans have packed the Astrodome! Only 73,264 seats are left in this arena!

Cole: It's true. This arena has been under construction and now it can fit 150,000 fanatics, making it the biggest stadium in the US of A!

Tazz: This PPV is going to be HUGE!!!!!

(Backstage. Corporation are talking)

Vince: Tonight, all of you are competing to defend your titles and to win some. I expect all of you to win your matches. You understand?!!?!

Show: Yes. I will win the WWE Championship tonight.

Jones: Edge is nothing to me. When I kick his ass to retain my title, I will stand tall over his body.

Goldberg: I can't lose with you as my referee, Mr. McMahon

Kidman: Mysterio's run as Cruiserweight Champ will end tonight!

Vince: Good.

("Going Under" plays as a video montage is shown. It shows Theodore Long and Rodney Mack coming to SMACKDOWN! and challenging the white boys. It also shows 3MW's debut and Theodore Long challenging any tag team, which Too Cool accepts)

Open Invitational Tag Team Match
Too Cool: Rikishi and Scotty 2 Hotty vs. 3-Minute Warning: Rosey and Jamal w/Theodore Long


3 Minute Warning, two of the Black Power members, come out first with Theodore Long to some heat from the crowd. They get into the ring as some hip-hop music plays and Too Cool come out to a massive pop. They slide in the ring as Rosey and Jamal are all over them straight away, stomping them down. Rosey picks up Rikishi and throws him into a corner, while Jamal does the same to Scotty except in the opposite corner. 3MW go to Irish-whip them into each other but the Too Cool members reverse their whips and 3MW crash into each other. They stagger backwards and are each met with a back body drop. Rosey and Jamal get up and they are both knocked to the outside with Superkicks! Rikishi and Scotty raise their arms to a huge pop from the crowd as 3MW and Long regroup on the outsie. Rosey slides in and he will start off with Rikishi. They tie up and Rikishi drives Rosey into the corner. He slaps Rosey hard into the chest, and Irish-whips him to the opposite corner. Rikishi follows in with a Big Splash as Rosey falls to the mat. Rikishi drops a leg over the back of his head and pins, one...two...kickout! Rikishi lifts Rosey up and gives him some stiff right hands. Rikishi whips him off the ropes and puts him down with a Hip-Toss. Rosey gets up and walks straight into a clothesline. The Kish tags in Scotty to a big pop. Rikishi whips Rosey off the ropes and knees him in the gut, leaving Rosey doubled over. Kish leaves the ring as Scotty rebounds off the ropes. But Rosey stands up tall and catches Scotty slamming him down hard with a Spinning Spinebuster! Scotty slowly gets to his knees as Rosey slaps him in the face a couple of times. Rosey then boots him hard in the head, leaving Scotty laying. Rosey picks him up and slams his face onto Jamal's leg which was over the middle rope. Rosey tags in Jamal as both men work over Scotty in the corner. Jamal pulls him out and whips Scotty off the ropes. Jamal stands still as Scotty runs into his elbow. Jamal rebounds off the ropes and jumps onto Scotty with a Big Splash! Jamal pins, one...two...shoulder up! Jamal drags up Scotty and throws him into the corner. Jamal toys with Scotty as the crowd boos. Jamal stomps a mudhole in him and leaves Scotty sitting in the corner. Jamal walks back a few paces, and then runs back in driving his knee into Scotty's jaw! Jamal drags Scotty out and lifts him in the air. Jamal lets the blood rush to Scotty's head before dropping him with a Stalling Vertical Suplex! Jamal pins, one...two...thr, No! Shoulder up! Jamal taunts Rikishi as he gets in the ring, but the ref tries to force him back. Meanwhile the distraction allows Rosey to choke Scotty in the corner from the apron. The ref turns back around and Rosey has stopped. The crowd boos as Jamal pins Scotty, one...two...shoulder up! Jamal then tags in Rosey. Rosey lifts Scotty up and presses him over his head. Rosey then drops Scotty ribs-first over his knee!!! Scotty is down clutching at his ribs, as Rosey kicks him hard in the side. Rosey lifts Scotty up but puts him straight back down with a Fallaway Slam, with Scotty landing right on his ribs. Rosey pins, one...two...but he lifts Scotty back up. Rosey scoops Scotty up and slams him down hard. Rosey then drops down with a headbutt into Scotty's ribs. Rosey does a cocky cover with his foot, one...two...and Scotty rolls over. Rosey then gets in Scotty's face taunting him, and then poses to the crowd to big heat.

Tazz: 3 Minute Warning have isolated Scotty 2 Hotty in this match and are totally dominating!

Rosey then goes over to Rikishi and cheap-shots him. Rikishi tries to get back into the ring but the ref stops him once again. Meanwhile, Long chokes Scotty from the outside over the bottom rope. Jamal gets in the ring without making a tag as the ref turns back around. The ref questions if there was a tag and Rosey says there was. Jamal lifts Scotty up and leans him against the ropes. Jamal then gives Scotty a massive chop across his chest as it turns bright red. Jamal irish-whips Scotty off the ropes and ducks his head for a back body-drop. But he does too early and Scotty kicks him in the face. Scotty then does a Superkick out of desperation, and both men are down! The ref begins to count to ten, as Jamal is out and Scotty is slowly crawling to the corner with Rikishi urging for the tag. Theodore Long then gets on the apron and distracts the referee, as Scotty makes the tag to Rikishi to a huge pop. The Kish gets in but the ref turns back around and forces him out saying no tag was made as the crowd boos. Jamal drags Scotty back by his left-leg, but Scotty hits Jamal out of nowhere with an Enzeguri! Jamal slowly gets up as Scotty makes the hot tag to the fresh Rikishi to a massive pop! Rikishi comes in and is a HOUSE EN FUEGO! As he runs through Jamal with a Clothesline. Rosey gets in but is whipped off the ropes and is taken for a ride with a high elevation back body-drop! Jamal gets up and is taken down with another clothesline. He stumbles up again, as Rikishi scoops him up for the Rikishi Driver. But Jamal slides out the back door. Jamal pushes Rikishi forward, straight into Theodore Long who had gotten on the apron. Long crashes to the floor to a big pop! Jamal walks towards Rikishi but The Kish turns around and smacks his cheek with a big Superkick! Jamal stumbles into the corner as Rikishi runs in and hits him with the Butt Bump! Jamal falls into the corner as Rikishi raises his arms up and down as the crowd knows what's coming. Rosey gets up and attacks Rikishi from behind. Rosey goes for an irish-whip, but Rikish pulls him straight into a big Belly-To-Belly Suplex! Rikishi then goes over to the corner and gives Jamal the Stinkface to a big pop from the crowd! Rikishi drags Jamal out of the corner and into the centre of the ring, as Scotty rebounds off the ropes. Rosey knocks Rikishi to the outside as Scotty rebounds off the ropes, and hits the Worm on Jamal! But Scotty stands up and walks right into Rosey. Rosey lifts him up and hits the high impact Swinging Rock Bottom! But Rikishi comes back in and clotheslines him over the top rope. Rikishi walks backwards and starts raising his hands, but accidentaly catches the ref in the eye with his thumb. The ref turns around momentarily blinded as Mark Henry rushes the ring! Rikishi checks on the ref in the corner as Henry runs at him. But Rikishi moves and the ref accidentaly gets squashed! Henry turns around as Rikishi shows amazing strength in lifting the world's strongest man up over his shoulder! Rikishi then drops Henry with the Rikishi Driver!!! Rikishi checks on the ref, and shakes him as the ref starts coming to. Long gets back into the ring and runs at Rikishi, but is simply tossed over the top rope. Jamal gets up but Rikishi grabs his arms, and headbutts him hard in the head sending him back down to the mat. Rosey gets onto the apron but Rikishi knocks him off, sending Rosey flying onto the barricade! Suddenly Rodney Mack runs down the ramp and slides into the ring. Rikishi turns around and is leveled in the head with the Fully-Loaded title belt!!! Mack drapes Jamal's arm over Rikishi as Mack then leaves the ring. The ref has now come to and sees that Jamal has the pin. He counts, one...two...three at 14:26

Winners: 3 Minute Warning

The Black Power members all regroup on the ramp celebrating, as they taunt 2 Cool in the ring to some boos from the crowd.

(Backstage. Josh Mathews is interviewing Theodore Long and Black Power)

Josh: I have been told you have an announcement to make?

Long: Yeah, playa. I do. 3-Minute Warning came out, kicked Too Cool's ass and proved to the world that they are the best. And I have proven to the world that there is nobody and I mean nobody to beat my Mack in one-on-one match. So on SMACKDOWN! I will challenge two people to take on my Mack for his WWE World Fully Loaded Championship. Oh, Belee dat playa!

("Going Under" plays as we are shown the history behind this match. Ultimo beating Cena, an angered Cena gives Ultimo Dragon a F-U on top of a steel chair placed on the second turnbuckle and giving Ultimo a F-U on top of the windshield, Ultimo making his return, Ultimo brutalising Cena with the steel chair and Mick Foley's announcement of this match as a First-Ever Steel Chair Only Match.)

First-Ever Steel Chair Only Match
Ultimo Dragon vs. John Cena


"Word life, this is basic thuganomics!" And John Cena walks out to a reception of boos from the crowd. He walks down the ramp with a chair in hand. He gets in the ring and sets the chair up and then sits down in it waiting. Flames shoot out of the stage as Ultimo Dragon walks out to a good pop. He is also carrying a chair. Cena stands up and folds his chair as Dragon gets in the ring. The bell rings to signify the start of this match. Both men try to hit each other with the chairs at the same time, but steel meets steel. Both men try to go low wtih the chairs but they clash again. They simultaneously go for head shots but the chairs meet each other again! Both men drop their chairs and clutch at their hands. Cena tries for a Clothesline but Dragon ducks and pulls down the top rope, with Cena flipping over to the floor. Cena gets up as Dragon springboards off the top rope onto him with an Asia Moonsault!!! Dragon rolls back into the ring and raises his arms in the air to a huge pop, as Cena looks furious on the floor. Dragon picks up a chair as Cena rolls into the ring. Cena goes for another clothesline which Dragon ducks. Cena turns around as Dragon throws the chair at him which Cena catches. Dragon then Dropkicks the chair into his face! Cena rolls to the floor and picks up the steel steps, throwing them into the post in an outrage of being outsmarted. Cena throws the ring announcer Howard Finkel off his seat and grabs his chair. Cena goes to get back into the ring but Dragon Baseball-Slides the chair into his face! Cena stumbles back into the annoucers table as Dragon comes out of the ring. Dragon rolls him back in and goes to the top rope. Dragon comes off looking for a Splash but Cena grabs a chair and lifts it up in the air which Dragon's jaw hitting hit. Dragon staggers back as Cena tosses the chair into his head. The sound of flesh meeting steel echoes around the arena as Dragon falls to the outside! Cena gets on the apron with a chair and drops it on the fallen Dragon's chest. Cena then jumps off the apron and lands with a stomp on the chair on Dragon's chest! Cena raises his hands in the air to boos, as Dragon is coughing up blood from internal bleeding. Cena lifts Dragon up in a Bearhug, and then runs him back-first into the ringpost! Dragon slumps in a heap as Cena stomps away at him. Cena picks up the chair and smacks the fallen Dragon over the back. He tosses the chair into the ring and rolls Dragon in. Cena comes in as Dragon lifts himself up by the ropes. Cena Irish-whips him off the ropes and jabs the chair into his ribs when he comes back! Dragon falls to the mat as Cena rams the chair into his side a couple more times! Cena pins, one...two...Dragon gets his foot on the ropes. Cena looks mad as he lifts up the chair and raises it in the air. He goes to hit Dragon who rolls out of the way. Cena tries again but once again, Dragon moves. Dragon rolls to the outside as Cena gets on the apron. He jumps off looking to hit Dragon in the head but Ultimo Superkicks the chair straight back into Cena's face! Cena is busted open as Dragon slowly gets back into the ring. Dragon rebounds off the ropes as Cena gets up. He looks for a Suicide Dive but Cena raises the chair and Dragon crashes into it, head first! Blood oozes from underneath Dragon's mask as the crowd chants "Holy Shit!" Cena rolls Dragon into the ring as he wipes the blood from his face. Dragon lifts himself up by the ropes as Cena gets in. Dragon looks for a right hand which Cena blocks. Cena then levels Dragon with a right, stumbling him back into the ropes. Cena then ties his arms up in the ropes and Dragon is stuck. Cena picks up a chair and rams it into the helpless Dragon's ribs a few times! Cena then nearly takes Dragon's head off with an unprotected chair shot! Dragon is out cold as the ref stops Cena from doing any more damage, and unties Dragon from the ropes. Dragon is unconcious and bleeding. Cena gets 2 steel chairs in the ring and sets them up in the sitting position, opposite each other. He then picks up the other chair, and lies it flat across the two chairs. Cena lifts up Dragon and sits him on the top rope. Cena gets on the top rope, and gives Dragon an FU from the top rope onto the chair!!! Dragon lies back-first over the chair!

Cole: Oh my god!!! His back must be broken in half!!!

Tazz: The doctors warned Ultimo Dragon not to wrestle tonight because of his bad neck!

Cena rolls Dragon off and puts his foot on Dragon's chest for the cocky cover! One...two...three! Cena has gotten the convincing win at 12:05

Winner: John Cena

(Backstage. Josh is interviewing Mysterio)

Josh: Do you think you can retain your title, Rey?

Rey: I kicked Kidman's ass a lot of times. Tonight's not going to be different. I will go out there and pay him back for what he has done to me lately. Kidman is nothing to me. I will prove to him it doesn't matter if he joined in the Corporation 2004, he's still that useless piece of trash, Kidman.

Josh: You have beaten him a lot of times, on SMACKDOWN! and on PPV's. Do you think you can win again?

Rey: Yes. (Walks off)

(The video montage is shown to the fans in the arena. First, Mysterio winning the Cruiserweight Title in a TLC Singles Match, Kidman attacking Rey Rey and showing his true colours, Kidman joining the Corporation 2004, attacking Mysterio backstage, Mysterio getting even and the challenge that Mysterio accepted.)

WWE World Cruiserweight Championship Match
Rey Mysterio (Champion) vs. Billy Kidman


Billy Kidman is first out to some boos from the crowd. He gets into the ring as fireworks blast on the stage and Rey Mysterio leaps into the air to a big pop. Mysterio goes down the ramp slapping all the fans hands. He gets into the ring as himself and Kidman have an intense staredown. The ref raises the title belt above his head as the bell rings to signify the start of this match.
Mysterio and Kidman tie up. Kidman goes behind with a Hammerlock. But Rey ducks underneath his arm and puts his own Hammerlock in. Kidman shoves Rey off the ropes and knocks him to the mat with a shoulder block. Kidman rebounds off the ropes and goes for a legdrop but Rey rolls out the way. Kidman gets up as Rey goes for a heel kick which Kidman ducks. Kidman lifts Rey up for the Sitout Powerbomb but Rey reverses it with a Hurricanrana! Kidman stumbles and falls on the midle rope as Rey rebounds off the ropes and goes for the 619! But Kidman moves out of the way in time, and then rolls out the ring. Rey gets on the apron but Kidman goes under his legs back into the ring. Rey springboards back over the ropes and lands on the mat as both men stare each other down again. They both lock-up. Rey locks Kidman in a Side-Headlock. Kidman shoots him off the ropes, and turns Rey inside out with a Clothesline! Rey staggers into the corner as Kidman lays into him with chops. Kidman whips Rey into the opposite corner. Kidman follows in but Rey elevates himself up and over Kidman with a Sunset Flip! One...two...kickout! Rey gets up and is on fire raining on Kidman with right hands. He goes for an Irish-whip, but Kidman reverses and pulls him into a knee to the gut. Kidman rebounds off the ropes and knees Rey in the head. He pins, one...two...kickout! Kidman goes to pick up Rey, but ends up taking an Uppercut to the jaw! Kidman holds his jaw as Rey Dropkicks him. Kidman stumbles into the corner as Rey runs in, and takes him out with a Monkey Flip! Kidman gets to his knees as Rey rebounds off the ropes and gives him a stiff Basement Dropkick to the face! Kidman clutches at his cheek as Rey stomps him down. Kidman lifts himself up by the ropes as Rey is relentless on attack giving him some hard chops as the crowd "Woos" with each one! Rey goes for an Irish-whip, but Kidman pulls Rey back straight into a hard Snap Spinebuster! Rey is out as Kidman pins him, one...two...thr, No! Kickout just in time! Kidman looks frustrated as Rey claws at the ropes. Rey nearly lifts himself up but Kidman boots him in the head before he can. Kidman stomps away at Rey and then poses to the crowd to big heat. Kidman taunts Rey but he manages to grab Kidman's feet and trip him up onto the middle rope! Rey gets up, rebounds off the ropes and jumps on Kidman's back, choking him against the ropes. Rey climbs to the top rope and then jumps to the outside, giving Kidman a leg-drop over the back of his head! The crowd chants "holy shit" as both men are down. Rey is down on the outside as Kidman gets up before him. Kidman goes to the outside and lifts Rey up. He then Irish-whips Rey hard into the steel stairs! Rey is leaning against the stairs as Kidman Basbeball-slides into his groin! The ref warns Kidman about what he just did. Kidman lifts up Rey and goes for an Irish-whip into the barricade. But Rey jumps onto the barricade and then leaps back onto Kidman with a Cross-Body! Both men are down as the ref starts a 10-count. Both men slowly get up and roll into the ring before they are counted out. Rey and Kidman slowly trade right hands. Kidman knocks Rey into the ropes with a hard punch. Kidman then ties Rey's arms up in the top rope. Kidman brutally boots Rey in the chest numerous times as the ref tries to force him off. He eventually does, but the damage has already been done. Kidman unties Rey and covers him, one...two...shoulder up! Kidman pounds the mat looking frustrated. Kidman lifts Rey up and Irish-whips him off the ropes. Kidman ducks his head for a back body-drop but Rey kicks him hard in the face! Kidman staggers backwards as Rey Dropkicks him to the outside! Kidman slowly gets to his feet as Rey gets out on the apron. Rey fakes an Asia Moonsault which makes Kidman move and duck. Kidman waits for Rey to land on the mats at ringside but it doesn't happen. Rey then takes Kidman by suprise when he stands up with an Asia Moonsault! Rey quickly rolls Kidman back into the ring and gets on the apron. Rey then slingshots himself onto Kidman with a Leg-drop over the throat! Rey hooks the leg, one...two...and Kidman puts his free foot on the bottom rope! Rey lifts Kidman up and goes for an Irish-whip to the corner, but Kidman reverses it and Rey crashes into the buckles. Kidman goes to follow in but Rey raises his feet in the air. Rey jumps up to the top rope and jumps onto Kidman going for a Hurricanrana! But Kidman catches Rey and slams him to the mat with the high impact Sitout Powerbomb! Kidman stays in position for the pin, one...two...shoulder up! Kidman is frustrated as he lifts up Rey. Kidman simply scoops Rey up and slams him to the mat, then going up top. But Rey staggers up and into the ropes, crotching Kidman. Rey jumps onto the ropes, and then jumps onto Kidman taking him off the top rope with a Headscissors! Kidman hits hard and arches his back in pain. Rey is a house on fire as he gives Kidman a series of heel-kicks, knocking him down with each one! Kidman staggers forwards into a Drop toe-hold, falling over the middle rope. Rey signals for the 619 as the crowd pops! Rey rebounds off the ropes and hits the 619 on Kidman! Billy flops backwards on the mat as Rey positions himself on the apron. Kidman gets up as Rey springboards in for the West Coast Pop! But Kidman floors Rey with a stiff clothesline! Rey is out as Kidman goes up top. Kidman flies off looking for the Shooting Star Press but Rey rolls out of dodge! Kidman stumbles around holding his chest as Rey rolls him up, one...two...thr, No! Shoulder up! Both men get up and trade chops. Rey gains the advantage with a boot to the gut, and then spikes Kidman with a DDT! He pins, once again getting a very close 3-count! Rey lifts Kidman up and sits him on the top turnbuckle. Rey gets on the 2nd rope and attempts a Hurricanrana! But Kidman shoves Rey off and he crashes to the mat. Kidman then flies off the top turnbuckle crushing Rey with a Shooting Star Press!!! Kidman hooks the leg, one...two...thr, NO!!! Kidman is going mad as he thought he had that match in the bag! Kidman drags Rey up by the head. Kidman tosses him out of the ring, and then poses to huge heat. But what he didn't know, is that Rey grabbed the ropes and is on the apron! Kidman sees him, and immediately tries to deck Rey off but he ducks. Rey leans through the ropes and headbutts Kidman in the gut, sending him staggering backwards! Rey then springboards over the ropes with the West Coast Pop!!! Rey has both legs hooked, one...two...three at 23:02


Winner and still the WWE World Cruiserweight Champion: Rey Mysterio!

Kidman can't believe it and is very frustrated. The ref hands Rey with the championship belt as Mysterio celebrate! Kidman rolls out of the ring and grabs a mic.

Kidman: Oy! Rey Rey! I was a fluke! Tonight was a fluke! You shouldn't be given the title. I do. So on SMACKDOWN! I challenge you (Kidman rolls back in the ring) to a match for your WWE World Cruiserweight Championship. This match will be the final match. The loser backs off and cannot challenge the winner until a new champion is crowned! Do I have a match or not?

Mysterio thinks for a minute and gives Kidman a stiff kick to the head! Kidman lands on the second rope as Mysterio hits the 619! The crowd goes wild as Mysterio grabs the mic.

Mysterio: You're on!

(Video Montage: Nathan Jones joining the Corporation 2004, Vince giving the WWE World Carnage Title as a gift, Edge challenging Jones and Jones brutally attacking Edge, especially by giving him the Outback through the crowd.)

WWE World Carnage Championship Match
Nathan Jones (Champion) vs. Edge


First out is the Australian monster from Corporation 2004, Nathan Jones to a chorus of boos. Smoke billows around the stage as Edge walks through it to a big pop. He runs down the ramp and slides in the ring. Edge removes his jacket as the bell rings to start this match. Both men lock-up. Jones shoves Edge to the mat. Edge gets straight up and looks wearily at Jones. Edge enters a test of strength with Jones. Jones gets Edge nearly lying on the mat, but Edge takes him over with an arm-drag and locks in the armbar. Jones gets up but Edge arm-drags him down again and locks in the armbar. Edge locks in a headscissors around Jones neck as well. But Jones still manages to get up with Edge in his arms. Jones presses Edge in the air, and drops him face-first to the mat. Edge gets up but falls back down to a straight right hand. Edge pulls himself up into the corner as Jones runs in with a clothesline! Edge stumbles out as Jones rebounds off the ropes. He goes for a clothesline which Edge ducks. Jones turns around as Edge gives him some hard right hands, staggering the big man. Edge goes for an irish-whip, but Jones pulls him straight back into a short-arm clothesline! Jones pins, one...two...kickout! Jones drags Edge up by the hair, but Edge gets some shots to the gut. Edge stands up and levels the big man with a clothesline, but he doesn't budge. Edge rebounds off the ropes and hits another clothesline as Jones staggers back. Edge does the same thing again, nearly toppling Jones. Edge rebounds off the ropes once more but Jones nearly takes his head off with a Spin-kick! Jones pins, one...two...shoulder up! Jones sits on his knees frustrated. Jones then blantly chokes Edge as the ref counts to four, telling Jones to stop. Jones pulls Edge to his feet by his blond locks. Jones whips him into the corner with such force that Edge falls back to the mat. Jones lifts Edge back up but once again, but Edge fights back with hard punches. Edge rebounds off the ropes and knocks him down with a spinning Heel-kick! Edge pins, one...and the big man tosses Edge off of him. Jones gets up in the corner as Edge runs in driving his elbow into Jones ribs. Edge goes for an Irish-whip but once again, Jones regains the advantage by pulling Edge back into a Bearhug! Edge's body goes limp as he is fading fast. The ref lifts Edge arms once and it drops. A second time, it drops again. The third time, and Edge keeps his arm up! Edge starts headbutting Jones, but Jones turns the advantage back to himself by driving Edge's back into the turnbuckle pads. Jones then gives Edge a huge uppercut in the corner! Jones drags Edge out and lifts him up into the air, then slamming him down hard with a Powerbomb! Jones pins, one...two...Edge gets the shoulder up! Jones grabs Edge by the hair and tosses him over the top rope to the outside! Jones goes to the outside and stomps away at Edge. Jones picks him up, and then whips Edge hard into the barricade. Jones grabs Edge's head and slams him face first into the announcers table. Jones goes for an irish-whip into the stairs, but Edge reverses and drop toe-holds him face first into the steel! Jones is busted open as he staggers backwards. Edge grabs him around the neck from behind and lands the Edge-O-Matic on the thin mats at ringside!!! The ref has nearly counted Edge out so he rolls in the ring and back out. Edge drags Jones up, but Jones just pushes Edge away and runs straight through him with a Big Boot! Jones then lifts up one of the thin mats at ringside. The ref tries to stop him but Jones grabs the ref by the scruff of the shirt and tosses him away. Jones then picks up Edge and lifts him up in the air for a Powerbomb! But Edge reverses it with a DDT on the concrete!!! Edge rolls Jones back into the ring as he is out. Edge pins Jones but the referee is out. After a minute, another ref runs down to the ring. Edge pins again, one...two...thr...No! Jones gets his foot on the rope and the last split second! Edge looks frustrated as he picks Jones up. Edge hooks his arms for the Edge-ecution, but Jones throws Edge over his head with Edge's jaw bouncing off the top turnbuckle pad. Jones lifts Edge in the air for a Back Suplex but Edge drops down on him with a Crossbody and the pin, one...two...kickout! Both men get up at the same time and trade right hands. Jones swings wildly for a clothesline which Edge ducks. Jones turns around as Edge spears him!!! Edge pins, one...two...thr...No! Shoulder up! Jones gets up as Edge boots him in the gut. Edge goes for his DDT again, but Jones trips Edge to the mat by his legs. Edge gets right back up only to walk into a boot to the gut, and then slammed to the mat by a four consecutive powerbombs, and a running sit down spinebuster, known as the Australian Prison!!! Jones pins, one...two...thre, no! Edge gets his foot on the bottom rope! Jones thinks he has won but the ref informs him otherwise. Jones shoves the ref who shoves Jones back...right into a Rollup by Edge, one...two...kickout! Both men get up as Jones goes for a Spinkick. However Edge ducks and Jones crotches himself on the top rope. Jones gets his leg off the rope and turns around, only to be met with the Edge-e-Cution! Edge pins, one...two...three at 12:47

Winner and NEW WWE World Carnage Champion: Edge

(Backstage. V1 and Moore are pshyching each other)
V1: Moore, tonight, we show Rhyno and that no good pint sized little
runt that we can kick their ass and that the Global Tag titles are ours.

Moore: Yes sir. Sir. Can you give me some Mattitude for the match?

V1: (Smiles) Sure thing.

(V1 gives Moore a clothesline. Moore gets up straight away.)

Moore: Thank you sir.

(Mysterio walks past laughing at V1 and Moore.)

V1: What are you laughing at Mysterio?

Mysterio: I don't think you two can pull it off. Come on, Mattitude? That's ridiculous! (Walks off laughing)

V1: We'll show you!

(A Video Montage of the fued between these two men are shown. From Sean winning the lottery at No Way Out, renaming and resigning the contract to Millionaire Sean O' Haire to the beatdown on Benoit)

WWE World Million-Dollar Championship Match
Steel Cage Match
Chris Benoit vs. Millionaire Sean O' Haire (Champion)


Howard Finkel announces the rules of this match. To win the match, you MUST climb out of the cage, pinfall or submssion. O' Haire's music hits first as O' Haire walk down to big heat from the crowd. The cage has been lowered as O' Haire enter the cage. Benoit's music hits as Benoit comes out to a deafening pop! Benoit walks down and gets inside as well and stares down O' Haire. The ref raises the title up in the air as the bell sounds. O' Haire and Benoit are still staring each other. O' Haire talks some trash and pushes Benoit. Benoit pushes back. O' Haire pushes back but Benoit dodged out of the way and locked the Crossface! But O' Haire just got the ropes. Benoit lets go and stares at O' Haire. O' Haire seems taken back at the surprise attack from Benoit. O' Haire lock up in the middle of the ring. O' Haire goes behind and latches on a headlock. Benoit pushes him to the ropes and latches on a headlock of his own. O' Haire reverses and goes for the back suplex. But Benoit lands on his feet. Benoit holds an arm wrench. O' Haire flips down and flips Benoit down as well. Benoit gets up into a hammerlock by O' Haire. Benoit flips O' Haire down and latches on a rear chinlock with his knees digging into his back. O' Haire screams in pain, grabs Benoit's ankles and rolls him up but Benoit reverses and gets out of the roll up win. Both men stand up as the crowd applaud for showing amazing technical abilities. They go back to tie up in the middle of the ring again when O' Haire boots Benoit in the gut and elbows Benoit's head repeatedly. Benoit goes down on his knees as O' Haire continue to smash his elbows on Benoit's head. O' Haire picks up Benoit and whips him to the ropes, Benoit bounces off and gets back body dropped! Benoit gets up into a hip toss by O' Haire! O' Haire trash talks to Benoit as Benoit slowly gets to his feet. O' Haire puts a finger in Benoit's eye. O' Haire whips Benoit and lands a back elbow. O' Haire walks around cockily. O' Haire grabs Benoit but Benoit gives O' Haire a shin breaker! O' Haire staggers around holding his shins as Benoit gives him a neckbreaker! Benoit picks O' Haire up but O' Haire quickly hits a fallaway slam! O' Haire picks up Benoit again but Benoit was ready as he rains on him with right hands! Benoit punches him 4 times, whips him to the ropes and hits belly-to-belly slam. Benoit shrugs his cloudiness away and picks O' Haire up. Benoit whips O' Haire into the corner turnbuckle. Benoit digs his thighs into O' Haire's gut repeatedly. Benoit then lifts O' Haire's chin and gives some knife edge chops! The crowd woos painfully as O' Haire's chest is bright pink! Benoit goes to whip him to the opposite corner but O' Haire reverses. But Benoit suspected this and pulled him back into the same corner head first! Benoit smashes O' Haire's head reapeatedly on the turnbuckle. Benoit lifts O' Haire up to the top turnbuckle and climbs the 2nd turnbuckle for a superplex but O' Haire punches Benoit in the gut. O' Haire puts Benoit in a reverse fireman's carry for the Death Valley Shooting Star Driving Press! But Benoit fights out of it, lands back on the 2nd turnbuckle and hits the superplex! Benoit pins O' Haire, 1-2-Kick out! Benoit picks O' Haire up and gives him chops across the chest. Benoit whips O' Haire and O' Haire's arms gets stuck between the top and the second rope! Benoit smiles, walks to the middle of the ring, runs back, bounces off and runs at O' Haire but O' Haire untangles himself out and flapjacks Benoit on to the side of the cage! Benoit staggers back down and into O' Haire's grasp, who throws him head first into the cage! O' Haire grinds Benoit's head across the cage. Benoit is busted open as O' Haire smile sarcastically saying that he might lose. But O' Haire was being too cocky as Benoit reversed and throws O' Haire's head into the cage wall as well! Benoit gives O' Haire some payback and grinds his head and busts him wide open as well! Benoit punches O' Haire in the head, whips him and hits a snap suplex with a bridge! 1-2-Kick out by O' Haire. Benoit lifts O' Haire and starts whipping him to all the walls of the cage, back first! O' Haire's whole back has blood running down. Benoit gets up but O' Haire gives him a side buster. O' Haire grabs Benoit's legs and catapaults him to the cage! Benoit staggers into a reverse neck breaker by O' Haire! O' Haire stomps on Benoit some more. O' Haire picks Benoit up and gives him chops across the chest. O' Haire boots Benoit in the gut and lifts him in a suplex position! O' Haire then drops Benoit stomach first on the ropes! Benoit's stomach bounces off, Benoit's back facing O' Haire's body and O' Haire then givse him a powerbomb! O' Haire slowly gets over to Benoit and pins him, 1-2-Kick out! Benoit slowly goes over to the corner. O' Haire goes behind Benoit and dropkicks Benoit into the turnbuckle! O' Haire stomps on Benoit's back over and over. O' Haire lifts Benoit and put him on the top turnbuckle. O' Haire then climbs the second rope and hits a Superplex! 1-2-Kick out! Enraged, O' Haire then picks Benoit up and hits a scoop slam. O' Haire climbs to the top rope for a Seanton Bomb! But O' Haire stops and looks at the arena. O' Haire then starts climbing to the top of the cage! O' Haire is going for the Seanton Bomb from the top of the cage! Benoit gets up and starts climbing the cage. O' Haire begs Benoit not to climb up but Benoit climbs up and punches away at O' Haire! Both men are standing on top of the cage battling it out! O'Haire tries to fight back by swinging a clothesline but Benoit ducks and hits a German Suplex on the steel! Benoit then hits 4 more sickening German suplexes on the top of the steel cage, with both men nearly tumbling off! Both men's foreheads are pouring out blood as time goes by with O' Haire's head squirting out blood in few occasions. Benoit then grabs O' Haire in a suplex position! A suplex from the top of the cage!

Cole: Oh my god! Benoit don't do it! Don't do it!

Tazz: This will be it! This will be the end!

Benoit then hits the suplex from the top of the cage! Both men's bodies bounce on the canvas! Several minutes pass as both men show no sign of getting up. Benoit slowly and surely crawls to the fallen body of O' Haire. Cover, one...two...thr...NO! O' HAIRE KICKED OUT! O'HAIRE KICKED OUT! Benoit's face is filled with disappointment. O' Haire slowly gets up with the help of the ring ropes. O' Haire gets up and him and Benoit trade blows! Benoit gains the upper hand and punches away at him! Benoit boots O' Haire in the gut, bounces off the ropes and hits a sunset flip into a powerbomb! One..Two..Thr..hand on the ropes. Benoit gets ready for O' Haire to get up. O' Haire gets up and staggers into a German suplex! Another! Another! Another! Another! O' Haire fights out of it by elbowing Benoit in the head, going behind him and giving him a back suplex! Benoit gets picked up by O' Haire and gets piledrived on to the mat! O' Haire slowly goes to the top of the cage once more. Benoit grabbing his own neck, climbs the cage as well. O' Haire gets ready and when Benoit arrives, O' Haire gives him a sickening DDT! O' Haire then latches on the Crippler Crossface on the inventor of the Crippler Crossface! Benoit is screaming in pain. Benoit quickly reverses into a Crossface of his own! O' Haire reverses out of it and grabs Benoit in a reverse fireman's carry! O' Haire then hits the Death Valley Shooting Star Driving Press from the top of the cage! BOTH MEN MUST BE DEAD!!!! Both men are bleeding profusley more than ever now as both men are still down. Another few minutes pass as O' Haire inch towards Benoit. Benoit gets picked up as both men are barely standing properly. O' Haire then hits a pumphandle drop! O' Haire climbs the top rope for the Seanton Bomb. O' Haire jumps off but Benoit has his knees up! O' Haire is lying in a pool of blood and so is Benoit. Benoit start to make his way to his feet. O' Haire does the same. Benoit runs at O' Haire and clotheslines O' Haire down!

Cole: After falling off the cage 2 times, where the heck did Benoit get his energy from?

Tazz: Don't ask me, I'm the commentator Cole!

Benoit gives a series of 4 clotheslines to O' Haire and when O' Haire gets up, Benoit gives him a front slam! O' Haire slowly gets up and into a swinging neckbreaker! Benoit gets up and climbs the cage again! Benoit then hits the Headbutt from the top of the cage! Benoit is down for a few seconds and latch on the Crippler Crossface! O' Haire is about to tap...NO! O' Haire grabs the ropes. Benoit pulls O' Haire back in to the middle! O' Haire is about to tap but rolls Benoit up, one..two..Kick out! Both men get up, Benoit rolls O' Haire up, one..two..thr..NO! O' Haire does an inside cradle, one...two..thr..Kick out again! O' Haire hits an double underhook backbreaker. O' Haire lifts Benoit in a fireman's carry and climbs the top rope and hits the Death Valley Shooting Star Driving Press! O' Haire has had not enough and goes for the Seanton bomb...And hits it! O' Haire has the pin, one...two...thr..Kick out! O' Haire cannot believe it! O' Haire then gives Benoit a powerbomb. O' Haire picks Benoit up again and grinds his back all over the cage! Benoit's back is pouring out with blood. O' Haire throws Benoit's head in to all the sides of the cage then does it again but this time throws Benoit's back in to the cage. After Benoit staggers out from the last cage wall, O' Haire then hits a powerslam! The ring is stained with blood. O' Haire grabs a headlock on Benoit. Benoit is starting to faint. His arm drops once, twice...thr...NO! NOT AGAIN! Benoit grabs O' Haire's head and hits a snapmare! O' Haire gets up with the help of the ropes and hits a spinebuster on Benoit! O' Haire goes over to Benoit and locks the armbar! Benoit is screaming in pain. Benoit then rolls O' Haire up but O' Haire kicks out again! Benoit then gives a staggering O' Haire a german suplex! Benoit lets go and puts O' Haire in the half boston crab! O' Haire is screaming in pain as blood squirts out. O' Haire inches closer, but Benoit pulls him back. O' Haire gets closer but Benoit pulls him back again! O' Haire then kicks Benoit with his free leg as Benoit bounce off the ropes and into a samoan drop! O' Haire gets up, knowing that the only way to beat Benoit is to escape the cage. O' Haire slowly climbs the cage to beat Benoit. But O' Haire is too fatigued to climb. O' Haire is half way there. Benoit crawls to where O' Haire is, put him in a waist lock and hits a german suplex! Benoit then crawls to the corner and climbs the top rope. Benoit then starts climbing the cage, also knowing that the only way to beat O' Haire is to escape the cage! O' Haire also crawls to the cage wall and climbs it as well. They both get up there at the same time. Benoit and O' Haire gets up and slowly and punches each other. Benoit grabs O' Haire's head and O' Haire does the same. and they both double bulldog each other to the mat! They land at the same time! The two wrestlers are down!! But both men are out of it to continue any further.....So we thought. Benoit cralws over to O' Haire and latches the Crippler Crossface! O' Haire taps like crazy!!! The winner is Chris Benoit! At 37:40

Winner and new WWE World Million-Dollar Champion: Chris Benoit!

Like they did at Wrestlemania, both men get taken away by the EMT's.

(A highlight package of these four men are shown. From Rhyno and Brian "Spanky" Kendrick winning the Global Tag Team Titles in a Fatal 4 Way Tag Team Match to the announcement of the Tag Team Ladder Match)

WWE Global Tag Team Championship Match
Tag Team Ladder Match
Rhyno and Brian "Spanky" Kendrick (Champions) vs. Matt Hardy Version 1.0 and Shannon Moore


V1 and Moore walk down to some huge heat from the crowd. V1 looks at the ladder and tests to see how strong it is. V1 slides in the ring and waits for his opponents. Kendrick's music hits as he come down to cheers from the crowd. Kendrick waits at the bottom of the rampway for his friend, tag team partner and fellow Global Tag Team Champion, Rhyno to come down. Rhyno appears to a huge pop from the Texans! Rhyno and Kendrick slide in the ring and they brawl in the ring! Rhyno punches Moore and whips him into the corner, where he drills his thick deltoids into the abdomen of Moore! Moore bends down because of the pain but Rhyno lifts his head back up and continue to drill his shoulders! Kendrick, bounces off the ropes and hits a legscissors on V1. V1 staggers into the corner where Rhyno is and Rhyno throws Moore down to the mat and starts drilling V1 with shoulders as well! Rhyno drags V1 to the middle of the ring and whips him to Kendrick who hits him with a dropkick! V1 goes down as Rhyno pick Moore up and punches away at him. Rhyno whips Moore into Kendrick who hits him with a DDT! Rhyno goes back and takes a breather as Kendrick work on Moore. Kendrick whips Moore to the ropes and a back elbow to the face. V1 gets up but gets clotheslined by Rhyno! Rhyno stomps on V1 as V1 crawl to the corner where Rhyno starts choking him with his foot! Rhyno picks V1 up and starts giving hard chops across the chest of V1. Rhyno whips V1 to the ropes as Kendrick do the same to Moore. And then they both do a back body drop! Rhyno and Kendrick rolls to the outside and grabs a ladder. Rhyno gives Kendrick the ladder as Rhyno put 5 ladders up at the bottom of the rampway so nobody can come down or leave the ring. Rhyno rolls back in the ring and stomps on V1 some more as Moore slowly get to his feet. Moore runs at Rhyno from behind but Kendrick smacks the ladder on Moore's head! Kendrick start smacking Moore on the chest by drilling the top rung onto Moore! Kendrick throws the ladder down and looks as if he wants to hand out more punishment to Moore. Rhyno picks V1 up and whips him across the ropes. V1 ducks the clothesline attempt by Rhyno and hits the bulldog! Kendrick, while all this was happening, whips Moore to the ropes and hits a dropkick! But then V1 gives Kendrick few punches, whips him to the ropes and gives him a powerslam! V1 does his V1 sign with his hands but then Rhyno gives him a German suplex! Rhyno gets up as Moore gives him a DDT! Moore is the only one standing as he goes to the outside and pulls out 3 ladders and rolls them in the ring.

Cole: They already have a ladder inside the ring, why does Moore need three more?
Tazz: I think I know what Moore is going to do with that.

Moore places one on the turnbuckles, one on the mat and one between the barricade and the apron. Moore picks Rhyno up and starts hitting forearms to the temple of Rhyno. Moore whips Rhyno to the ropes and hits a dropkick on Rhyno's chest! Rhyno staggers into the ropes, bounces off and gets snapmared! Moore picks the ladder and sets it in the middle of the ring. Moore starts climbing as Kendrick gets up and pull Moore back down onto the mat! Kendrick rains on Moore with hard right hands, whips him and hits the leg scissors! V1 rushes at Kendrick but Kendrick ducks, goes behind Hardy but Hardy boots Kendrick in the gut and powerbomb Kendrick on top of a ladder! The crowd chants "Holy Shit" over and over. Hardy gets up and leans against the ropes, tired. Rhyno gets on his knees, trying to stand himself up. But Hardy boots Rhyno back down on the mat and stomps on Rhyno! Hardy pulls Rhyno up, whips him to the ropes and a back body drop, over the top rope and onto the ladder which was on the apron and the barricade! The crowd groans as Rhyno slides off the ladder and onto the mat. V1 does his usual V1 signal and picks up Kendrick and punches away at him. V1 then scoop slams Kendrick down on the mat. Matt Hardy climbs the top rope and hits the legdrop from the top! V1 wakes Moore up and tells him to climb the ladder. Moore and V1 sets the ladder up and start climbing. But Kendrick makes his way to his feet and hits forearms on V1's back and throws him back down on the mat. Kendrick then picks up a ladder and drills it on Moore's back. Moore is out of it and rests on the ladder. Kendrick sets the ladder he used to drill Moore's back behind Moore and climbs to the top rung. Kendrick then grabs Moore and makes Moore climb up the ladder where he is. Kendrick then jumps off his ladder and bulldogs Moore to the mat! The crowd chants "Holy Shit" over and over. Both men are out of it as Matt slowly gets up. Matt groggily gets up and sees the carnage. Matt quickly climbs the ladder. Matt is almost touching the gold when Rhyno rolls back in and pushes the ladder as V1 fall over the top rope and onto the concrete mat! Rhyno goes down clutching his back. Kendrick slowly gets up and stomps on Moore. Kendrick yells to Rhyno to double team Moore. Rhyno gets up and Kendrick and Rhyno double team him. They whip Moore to the ropes and hits the double spinebuster! Kendrick grabs Moore's left leg and Rhyno grabs Moore's right. They then toss Moore into the ladder which was placed on the turnbuckle! The crash echos through the arena as Rhyno and Kendrick then hits the double back suplex! Kendrick rolls to the outside and looks at the 5 ladders placed at the bottom of the rampway. Kendrick then pulls out 2 more ladders as Rhyno pulls out 4!

Cole: This match is getting WAY out of hand!

Tazz: They really want to end their rivalry here, tonight!

They put the ladder back in the ring. Rhyno throws V1 back into the ring as well. Rhyno stomps on V1 few times and picks him up. Rhyno whips him to the ropes and pulls him back and hits the short arm clothesline! There are now 8 ladders in the ring! Kendrick sets the two ladders on the two turnbuckles and another ladder on the final turnbuckle. Kendrick picks Moore up and punches him to the ladder. Kendrick then whips Moore but Moore reverses and sends Kendrick crashing into the ladder! Kendrick staggers out as Moore bounces off and hits a flying crossbody! Rhyno picks Matt up, who is out of his own being. Rhyno punches V1, whips him to the ropes and goes for the back body drop but V1 kicks Rhyno in the face. It didn't phase Rhyno one bit and runs at V1 but V1 back body drops Rhyno onto the ladder on the mat! V1 picks up another ladder and rams it in his chest. V1 places the ladder on top of Rhyno's chest as Rhyno is sandwiched between the two ladders! V1 climbs to the top ropes and hits the leg drop on Rhyno's chest! The crowd yells out, "Oooohhhh!!!!" as both Rhyno and V1 roll around the ring. Rhyno clutching his chest as V1 clutches his leg. Moore goes over to Kendrick's head, picks Kendrick legs and does a somersault through his legs and catapults Kendrick into a ladder! Moore then hits the neckbreaker on Kendrick! V1 goes over to the ladders in one of the corner and sets it up in the corner. V1 then gets one of the ladders on the ground and places it down on the mat so it faces the opposite corner. V1 then starts climbing the ladder. Rhyno then hops to his feet and climbs the other side of the ladder, where he exchanges blows with V1! Rhyno punches V1, and smashes V1's head on the top rung of the ladder. Rhyno then lifts V1's head and suplexes V1 onto the ladder! Rhyno wasn't so lucky as his head richochets off the ladder as well! All four men are down and show no signs of getting up. Kendrick slowly gets up and climbs the ladder as Moore climb the opposite corner. They meet each other at the top and exchange blows! Rhyno slowly gets up. Kendrick then smacks Moore's temple with his forearms. Kendrick then grabs Moore in a headlock, jumps off the ladder, bounces off the ladder on the corner with his feet and hits the Sliced Bread #2 on Moore as Moore's forehead smack the ladder which was on the ground! The shock sent the ladder which Kendrick bounced off to go down on Kendrick's head, who was trying to stand up! Again, all 4 men are down and out! Rhyno gets up and so does Kendrick and V1. V1 rushes at Rhyno but Rhyno back body drops V1 but V1 lands with his feet but he is then dropkicked by Brian "Spanky" Kendrick! Rhyno then chops V1's chest and whips him into Kendrick, who climbed the top rope, who then hits the top rope hurricanrana on V1! Kendrick works on V1 as Rhyno pick Moore up. Rhyno whips Moore to the ropes and hits the side buster! Rhyno then picks Moore up again and hits a DDT. Rhyno puts Moore on the ladder which was on one of the corners. Rhyno signals for the Gore! Rhyno charges at Moore but Moore jumps over Rhyno, causing Rhyno to crash his shoulders on the ladder! Kendrick puts V1 on the tree of woe position on the corner, which the ladder fell from and landed on Kendrick's head.Kendrick stomps on V1's chest. Kendrick then chops across V1's chest! The blood rushes to V1's head as he dangles from the corner! Kendrick, grabbing his own head, goes over and picks the ladder up and leans it on V1's chest. Kendrick then goes to the opposite corner and gets on the apron. Kendrick climbs the turnbuckle and stands on it, with the help of the ladder leaning against it. The ladder which was leaning on the turnbuckle which Kendrick is on right now is up to Kendrick's chest. Kendrick then falls forward, causing the ladder smash into the mat as Kendrick does a forward roll and dropkicks the ladder which was leaning on V1! V1 falls back down on the mat. V1 lands on the canvas as the ladder land on his back as Kendrick gets up to cheers from the crowd. Kendrick then turns around and into a snap suplex from Moore! Rhyno grabs his shoulders in pain. Rhyno gets up and crawls up the ladder. V1, miraculously does as well. They both get up and they punch away at each other! V1 then gains the advantage when Rhyno's shoulder pain allows him not to go any further. Kendrick gets picked up by Moore and whips him to the ropes but Kendrick reverses Moore, sending him to crash into the ladder which V1 and Rhyno was on! The ladder then falls down as Rhyno and V1 fall sideways and onto the ladders at the bottom of the rampway! All 5 ladders gets knocked down as both Rhyno and V1 are out of it. The referees come down and check on both men. Moore clutches his face and walks right into a headscissors from Kendrick! Kendrick goes over to the ladder which was leaning against the ropes which V1 and Rhyno fell from and sets it up in the middle of the ring. Kendrick then puts a ladder right at the bottom of the steps of the ladder which he is going to climb up on. Kendrick then starts climbing it. Kendrick is too tired and has to rest at the middle of the ladder. Moore starts climbing up as well. Kendrick and Moore punch away at each other. Kendrick gains the advantage and punches away at him. Kendrick tries for the Sliced Bread #2 again by jumping off from the ladder, bounce off the ladder on the corner but Moore reverses and throws Kendrick's back onto the ladder at the bottom of the steps of the ladder. Moore then slowly gets the title and falls off and onto another ladder at 30:45

Winner and NEW WWE Global Tag Team Champions: Matt Hardy Version 1.0 and Shannon Moore

The four men are still down. V1 gets up, and sees Moore clutching the titles! V1 crawls back into the ring and hugs Moore! They stand up and celebrate to the heat from the crowd! V1 and Moore then walk back to the locker rooms! Rhyno gets up and looks on at V1 and Moore. Kendrick gets up and sees Moore and V1 walking away to the back as well. Rhyno goes back into the ring where Kendrick tells him that he is so sorry for losing the titles. Rhyno says it's alright and hugs Kendrick and raises his hand in the air! Rhyno then boots Kendrick and powerbombs "Spanky" onto a ladder! Rhyno throws Kendrick into the corner and waits for him to get up. When Kendrick does, Rhyno Gores him onto a ladder! Rhyno walks back to HUGE heat from the crowd.

(Backstage. Funaki is interviewing John Hennigan)

Funaki: The fans around the world has been wondering, why did you turn your back on Maven and Matt Cappotolli?

John: Well, I didn't want to do it. But everytime I come down, they cheer Matt and Maven and not me. Why? I don't knnow. I went through the exact same training as Matt and Maven but the fans don't like me for some reason. The fans think I'm a guy who can't hold on his own and who needs help from Maven and Matt. NO! I don't need Matt and Maven's help! I am a good wrestler! And to prove to the fans, I have accepted Theodore Long's challenge for SMACKDOWN! next week. I will compete in that Triple Threat Match and I will beat the undefeated Rodney Mack and take his title!

(Tenacious Zach Gowen walks up)

Gowen: You think that you can win the Triple Threat Match and beat Rodney Mack AND me as well?

Tazz: There you have it folks. Tenacious Zach Gowen and John Hennigan has accepted the Black Power's challenge for next week!

Gowen: It's not going to be you who take the title. It's going to be the ever so Tenacious, Zach Gowen.

(The two men get into a stare down)

(A video package shows the fued between these three teams. First, it shows Los Guerreros beating SPTBDTTP to win the Tag titles at the Royal Rumble, SPTBDTTP winning back the tag titles on SMACKDOWN! , SPTBDTTP retaining the titles at No Way Out against Los Guerreros and The Undertaker and Sting winning the titles at Wrestlemania.)

WWE Tag Team Championship Match
Triple Threat Tag Team Elimination Match
Los Guerreros: Eddie Guerrero and Chavo Guerrero vs. Self Proclaimed The Best Damn Tag Team Period: Shelton Benjamin and Charlie Haas vs. The Undertaker and Sting (Champions)


Howard Finkel announces the rules of the match. One man from all three teams start the match. After one man from a team gets eliminated, the tag team partner enters the ring and the eliminated man must go to the back. The last remaining man or team is declared the winner. Los Guerreros come down to the biggest pop of the night! Los Guerreros come down in their low rider as the crowd goes absolutely nuts! Eddie and Chavo get in the ring and pose for the crowd. Eddie is wearing a "Cheat 2 Win" singlet as Chavo is wearing a "Low Rider" singlet as well. Self Proclaimed The Best Damn Tag Team Period come down to boos and jeers from the Texas crowd. They go through the second rope and stares down Los Guerreros. Before they come to blows, Sting's theme music hits as he walk down to an amazing pop from the crowd! Sting holds the WWE Tag Team Title over his head as the crowd goes nuts! But before they can continue, The Undertaker comes down to an even louder pop from the crowd! The Undertaker comes down on his motorbike, circles the ring and parks it behind Los Guerreros's lowrider. The Undertaker comes in the ring and raises his title in the air as well! The Undertaker then goes into an intense staredown with Sting. The bell sounds signalling the start of the match! Taker and Sting still hasn't broken their staredown. Haas runs at Taker but Sting pushes Taker out of the way and clotheslines him down on the mat! Benjamin runs at Chavo but Chavo powerslams him down on the ground. Eddie and Taker look at each other and they get it on! Taker and Eddie trade blows in the corner. Taker soon gets the advantage and punches away at Eddie. Chavo clotheslines Benjamin down on the mat as he goes to his corner. Sting tosses Haas out of the ring and Sting goes to his own corner. So Benjamin, Taker and Eddie are in the ring. Taker whips Eddie to the corner, as Eddie crash hard on his back. Taker then splashes him! Benjamin goes behind Taker and smacks him on the head! But Taker turns around and starts clobbering away at him! Taker whips Benjamin to the ropes and hits a shoulder block! Taker then bounces off the ropes to go for the leg drop but Benjamin rolls out of the way, Taker bounces off the other side of the ropes but Eddie smacks him in the face! But Taker then big boots Eddie back into the corner. Taker bounces off the ropes and hits the clothesline! Benjamin gets picked up by Taker. Taker whips Benjamin again and hits the back body drop! Taker turns around only to be samoan dropped by Eddie! Eddie stomps on Taker for a few times and picks Taker up. Eddie uppercuts Taker by the jaw, sending Taker to go crashing on to the mat. Eddie tags in Chavo who stomps away on Taker! Chavo picks up Taker and puts him on the ropes, throat first. Chavo then chokes Taker by driving his knees to the back of Taker's neck! Benjamin then gives Chavo a back suplex from behind! Benjamin gets up and stomps on Taker's back, causing the ropes to dig in to his throat. Taker gets picked up by Benjamin and gets whipped to the ropes. Benjamin then hits a suplex! Benjamin goes over and tags in Haas. Haas climbs the top rope. Taker is on all fours. Haas then jumps off with a diving elbow and drives his elbow to the back of Taker's head! Haas goes for the cover, 1-2-Chavo lifts Haas's left leg and slams his knees on the mat. Chavo picks Haas up and gives him knife edge chops across the chest. Chavo then chokes Haas as the ref tells Chavo to quit it. Chavo lets go as Taker gets back on to his feet. Chavo tells Taker to double team Haas with him. Both men start kicking Haas's guts. Taker and Chavo whip Haas to the ropes and hits the double clothesline! Taker has his back turned as Chavo roll Taker up! One..Two..Thr! Kick out! Taker gets up and clotheslines Chavo back down on the mat. Haas gets up and runs at Taker from behind but Taker hits the side buster on Haas. Taker tags in Sting to a huge cheer from the crowd! Sting picks Chavo up and chops wildly at his chest. Sting grabs Chavo's head and slams it on the top turnbuckle. Sting then chokes Chavo! The ref pulls Sting away. Haas gets up and punches away at Sting's head! Haas whips Sting to the ropes and a sit down powerbomb! One..Two..Thr..Chavo breaks the count. Haas boots Chavo in the gut and whips him to the ropes and hits a backbreaker! Sting gets up with the help of the ropes. Haas then pick Sting up and places him on his shoulder. Haas then runs to his corner and gives him the snake eyes! Haas quickly tags Benjamin back in the match. Haas puts Sting's throat on the ropes and drives his knees to the back of Sting's head. Benjamin bounces off the ropes, jumps over Haas and the top rope and hits the leg drop to the back of Sting's head! Benjamin lands on the thin mats and quickly rolls back in the ring. But Eddie grabs Benjamin and punches him down on the mat! Chavo gets up and grabs Sting by the hair and snapmares him down on the mat. Chavo then locks on the rear chinlock. Sting is trying to break the hold but Chavo doesn't let him. Benjamin then repeatedly stomps on Sting! Sting is losing energy very fast. The ref raises Sting's hand in the air. It drops down. It drops again for the second time. It dro..NO! Sting grabs Benjamin's left leg, which he was stomping Sting with and Sting takes out Benjamin's right leg causing Benjamin to land on the mat with a leg sweep! Sting gets back on his feet and starts elbowing Chavo! Sting runs to the corner and flips behind Chavo and superkicks him to the corner! Sting then hits the Stinger Splash! Chavo falls to the mat as Benjamin run towards Sting but Sting leap frogs over him as Benjamin crash into his own corner! Haas tags himself in and runs at Sting but Sting side steps Haas into the corner! Sting then gives Benjamin a Stinger Splash! Sting then turns around and gives Haas a Stinger Splash! Sting tags in Taker as Taker comes in a house on fire! Taker punches wildly at Haas, whips him to the ropes and hits the big boot. Chavo then tags in Eddie. Eddie spins Taker around and hits the dropkick on Taker! Taker staggers to the ropes and lands on the outside! Eddie climbs the top rope. Taker gets to his feet as Eddie jump off for the top rope legscissors! But Taker reverses and puts Eddie in a Tombstone Piledriver predicament! Taker then tombstones Eddie on top of his low rider! Eddie is out of it. Taker rolls back in the ring. Haas then stomps on Taker. Haas whips Taker to the ropes and locks in the Haas of Pain! Taker quickly reverses and puts Haas in an arm wrench. Taker climbs up the top rope and yells, "Old School!" Then hits it! Taker picks Haas up and goes for the Last Ride! But Benjamin boots Taker in the stomach. Taker drops Haas down. Benjamin goes for the clothesline but Sting, who has had enough, spins Benjamin and hits the Scorpion Deathdrop! Taker then picks Haas up again and hits the Last Ride! One...Two..Three! At 13:37!

Eliminated: Charlie Haas

Taker stomps on Benjamin as Chavo tries to come in to the match but the ref tells Chavo that he is not the legal man so he cannot enter the ring.

Cole: For the Self Proclaimed The Best Damn Tag Team Period to win, Shelton Benjamin MUST and I mean MUST be the last man standing!

Tazz: But it's become really hard for the Self Proclaimed The Best Damn Tag Team Period to walk away with the gold.

Taker puts Benjamin in a abdominal stretch. Taker tags Sting back in to the ring. Sting then punches Benjamin in the abdomen. Sting then lifts Benjamin's head and gives him a swinging neckbreaker. Eddie is taken away by EMT's. Chavo is pacing around nervously. The ref then allows Chavo to compete in the match since the legal man, Eddie is taken away. Chavo scoop slams Sting down and locks on the arm bar! Chavo lets go and bulldogs Benjamin down on the ground. Chavo then puts Benjamin in a surfboard type maneouver! Benjamin screams in pain. Chavo lets go as Sting gets up. Chavo then gives Sting a suplex! Chavo then picks Sting up and places him on the top rope. Chavo then hits the superplex! Chavo is a house on fire! Benjamin slowly gets up. Chavo then throws Benjamin into the corner and hammers away at him! Chavo gives Benjamin repeated shoulder thrusts on Benjamin's stomach. Chavo puts Benjamin on the top rope. Chavo goes for the superplex again but Benjamin fight out of it by punching Chavo in the stomach, sending him crashing down on the canvas. Benjamin then jumps off and hits the top rope legdrop! Benjamin puts Chavo face down on the mat. Benjamin sits on top of Chavo and picks his left leg up and puts it under his left armpit. Benjamin then locks on the crossface!

Tazz: What a great submission move by Benjamin! A half boston crab with a crossface!

Cole: Benjamin told us that he will show us his new finishing maneouver at Velocity calling it, "The Big Ben" I think that's it Tazz!

Chavo is screaming in pain as Chavo taps out at 18:22

Eliminated: Chavo Guerrero

Eddie then races down from the rampway! Eddie then clotheslines Benjamin down and gives Sting a face crusher! Eddie chops away at Sting! Eddie then gives Sting a snapmare. Eddie goes up top for the Frog Splash! And..Hits it! Eddie pins Sting, One..Two..Th..Kick out! Eddie can't believe it. Benjamin elbows Eddie in the back of his head. Benjamin whips Eddie but Eddie reverses by pulling Benjamin in and hits the spinebuster! Eddie then locks in the Lasso from El Paso! Benjamin is screaming in pain and taps out at 21:01

Eliminated: Shelton Benajmin

It's only Eddie against Sting and The Undertaker. Sting crawls over to his corner but Eddie grabs Sting's legs. Eddie then catapaults Sting into the corner! Sting staggers out and into an inverted DDT! Eddie has the pin but Taker breaks up the count. Eddie gets up and spins Taker around, who was walking back to his corner after the protest from the ref. Eddie then punches away at Taker! Eddie then throws Taker out of the ring. Eddie gets up and puts Sting in a headlock. Sting elbows his way out and gives him a superkick! Sting then locks on the Scorpion Deathlock! Eddie is on the verge of tapping but he inches towards the ropes. But Sting pulls Eddie back to the middle of the ring! Eddie pushes Sting off of him as Sting crash into the ref! The ref is down. Taker gets up and tags himself in. Taker stomps on Eddie. Taker picks Eddie up and gives him hard chops across the chest. Taker whips Eddie into the ropes and hits the back body drop! Taker bounces off and hits the leg drop! Taker picks Eddie up and whips him to the opposite turnbuckle. Taker runs to Eddie but Eddie dodges out of the way! Eddie then rains on Taker with hard right hands. Eddie drags Taker to the ropes and whips Taker and then hits the leg scissors! Eddie gets on top and punches Taker's head repeatedly. The ref slowly comes to his senses. Eddie picks Taker up and gives him a pendulum backbreaker! Eddie then locks on the Lasso from El Paso! Chavo then rushes down to the ring and hides behind the low rider. Taker is screaming in agony as Taker is about to tap out but doesn't! Eddie lets go, not believing that Taker did not tap. Eddie climbs the top rope for the Frog Splash! But Taker rolls out of the way! Both men are down as Sting urge Taker to tag him in. Chavo goes over to the timekeeper and grabs the WWE Tag Team Title belt. Sting then goes over to Chavo but Chavo clocks him with the title! Chavo then places the title in the ring. Chavo then grabs the steel chair and goes over to the low rider again. Eddie crawls over to the title belt and grabs it but the ref tries to take the title away from Eddie. But Eddie doesn't let him. Taker slowly gets up as Chavo gets in the ring. Taker gets up and walks right into a steel chair shot from Chavo! Chavo then grabs Taker and hits his finishing move, "Lie, Cheat, and Win" on the chair which is a Pedigree turned into the Fame-asser! Chavo rolls to the outside and goes to the back. It was all a diversion! Eddie slowly climbs the top and hits the Frog Splash! One..Two..Three! At 26:58

Eliminated: The Undertaker

Now it's all down to Eddie and Sting. Eddie goes over and throws Sting back into the ring. Eddie then stomps on Sting. Eddie picks Sting up and knees Sting in the gut. Eddie whips Sting to the ropes and hits the powerslam! Eddie pins Sting, One..Two..Thr..Kick out! Sting gets up and knocks Eddie down! Sting then goes over to Eddie and elbows Eddie's head as Eddie crash into the ringpost. Sting then hits the Stinger Splash! Eddie staggers out into a Scorpion Deathdrop! Then Sting locks on the Scorpion Deathlock! Eddie is about to tap but reverses into a Lasso from El Paso! Sting is screaming in pain as he goes over to the ropes. But Eddie pulls him back! Sting kicks Eddie in the face as Eddie goes down like a heap. Both men are down and show no signs of getting up. Sting slowly gets to his feet as Taker race down! Taker then clocks Sting with a steel chair! Taker picks Sting up and gives him a chokeslam on top of the steel chair! Taker rolls back out and walks back to huge boos from the crowd. Eddie slowly gets up and climbs the top rope..and hits the Frog Splash! Eddie covers, One..Two..Three at 31:13

Eliminated: Sting

Winner and NEW WWE Tag Team Champions: Los Guerreros: Eddie Guerrero and Chavo Guerrero


Eddie is given the Tag Titles as Chavo walk down and celebrates with Eddie! Taker walks back down and double chokeslams Los Guerreros and grabs Sting back on to his feet again. Taker then gives Sting a Last Ride on top of the chair! Taker walks back with a grin on his face.

Howard Finkel announces the final seating attendance: 76,376!

(The Backlash theme song, "Going Under" by Evanescence plays as we are shown a video montage of this fued. Hogan jumping to SMACKDOWN! saying that he is the true icon, Angle coming down and arguing that he is the true icon. Hogan joining the Corporation, Hogan challenging Angle, and both men trying to bust each other up.)

Winner becomes "The BIGGEST Icon in the United States of America" Match
Kurt Angle vs. Hollywood Hulk Hogan


The Corporation 2004 music hits as it changes to Hogan's "Hollywood" theme. Hogan walks down to a chorus of boos from the crowd. Hogan points to the middle finger at a fan who held an Angle sign. Hogan gets in the ring and poses to huge heat. Hogan takes off his sunglasses and waits. Angle's music hits as Angle walk down to a MASSIVE pop! Angle lifts his hands in the air as blue, red and white pyros erupt! Angle slowly walks down and gets in the ring. Angle stares down Hogan. The crowd is solidly behind Angle, chanting his name. Hogan says that they are HIS Hulkamaniacs and slaps the taste out of Angle's mouth. Angle slaps Hogan back. Hogan slaps Angle again. Angle goes to slap him but Hogan blocks him, goes for a slap of his own when Angle goes behind him and latches on the waistlock! Hogan fights out of it and looks bewildered. Both men stare each other down again. Hogan pushes Angle. Angle pushes Hogan back. Hogan goes to push him again when Angle latches on the waistlock again! But again, Hogan goes out of it. Both men stare each other again. Hogan and Angle tie up. Hogan is winning the test of strength. Hogan throws Angle into the corner! Hogan poses as the crowd doesn't like what they see. Angle gets up as Hogan walk over to him and chokes him with his hands in the corner! The ref pulls Hogan away from Angle. Hogan once again pose to huge heat. Hogan turns around as Angle hits the spear takedown! Angle rains on him with right hands! Angle gets up, bounces off the ropes and hits a knee to the head! Angle piccks Hogan up and whips him to the ropes and hits the overhead belly-to-belly suplex! Hogan staggers up into the corner. Angle walks over and boots Hogan senselessly. Angle starts choking the life out of Hogan. The referee pulls Angle away as Angle calls Hogan to get up. Hogan shakes the cloudiness away as he gets up. Hogan goes for a right but Angle blocks it and punches away at Hogan! Angle whips Hogan, Hogan reverses and irish whips Angle and Hogan hits the back elbow on Angle! Angle gets up as Hogan slaps away at Angle's chest! Hogan swings Angle's head down and knees his head several times! Angle goes down on his knees as Hogan boot Angle down. Hogan picks Angle up and whips him to the ropes, Angle walks right into a boot to the gut! Hogan bounces off from the ropes and hits the swinging DDT. Hogan goes for the cover, 1-2-Kick out! Hogan stomps away at Angle. Hogan picks Angle up and gives him a thumb to the eye and hits the suplex! Angle gets pinned again,1-2-Kick out again! Hogan picks Angle up and whips him to the ropes. Angle then gets hit with a side buster! Hogan picks Angle up and hammers away with right hands. Hogan throws Angle to the corner and slaps away at him across the chest! Hogan drags Angle but Angle throws Hogan into the corner and hammers away with right hands! Angle whips Hogan to the ropes and hits the clothesline! Hogan gets up into a neckbreaker! Hogan gets up and throws his bandana off. Angle goes behind Hogan but Hogan low blows Angle with his foot, with the ref not noticing! Angle staggers around as Hogan gets ready for the clothesline but Angle quickly clotheslines Hogan down! Angle goes over and picks Hogan up. Angle uppercuts Hogan down. Angle bounces off the ropes, Hogan rolls under, Angle bounces off the other side of the ropes and hits the DDT! Angle goes for the cover, 1-2-Kick out! Hogan gets up with the help of the ropes. Angle walks over and boots Hogan in the gut. Hogan collapses in the corner. Angles starts stomping a mudhole in Hogan. Angle drags Hogan and slingshots him to the turnbuckle! Hogan crashes into it and staggers backwards into a spinebuster by Angle! Angle goes for the Ankle Lock and locks it in! Hogan is screaming in pain as he crawls over to the ropes and grabs it. The ref tells Angle to let go but Angle refuses to let go. But soon, Angle lets go but the damage has been done. Hogan gets up and rests on the ropes. Angle goes behind him and hits the German suplex! And another! And another! Angle goes for the 4th one but Hogan snapmares Angle down and locks Angle in a rear chinlock. Hogan has the hold on tight. Angle tries fighting out of it but it makes him more tired. The referee, Charles Robinson raises his hands in the air. It drops. Second times it drops, 3rd time..NO! Angle elbows Hogan repeatedly. Angle bounces off the ropes into a powerslam by Hogan! Hogan has the cover but Angle kicks out at 2 and a half. Hogan can't believe it and knocks the ref down with a right hand. Hogan takes his heavy weight lifters belt off and starts whipping Angle senselessly with his belt! Hogan starts whipping Angle for some more and wraps the heavy weight lifters belt around his fist. Hogan picks Angle up and whips him to the ropes, Angle ducks under Hogan's fist and goes for the Angle Slam! But Hogan drops behind Angle and punches Angle's kidneys! Angle goes down as Hogan goes on top of him and starts hammering away at Angle's kidneys with that fist wrapped around with the heavy weight lifters belt. Angle screams in pain clutching his kidneys. Hogan wraps the belt around Angle's stomach. Hogan picks Angle up and pulls the belt hard as the belt squezes into Angle's kidneys! Angle screams in pain as the belt tightens around his kidneys! Angle fights out of it by hitting Hogan with punches but Hogan tightens the belt even harder. Angle suprises Hogan by reversing and hits the Angle Slam! Both men are down and so is the referee. After 5 minutes, Angle takes the blet off. Angle crawls over to Hogan and covers him but the referee is still out of the hard right hand he received from Hogan earlier. Angle goes over to the referee and tries to revive him. The ref starts getting up. Angle turns around as Hogan goes to hit the big boot! But Angle grabs it and hits the drop toe hold and locks in the Ankle Lock! Hogan crawls over but Angle pulls him back! Hogan kicks Angle with his free leg as Angle crash into Charles Robinson. Angle gets up. Hogan gets up but Angle puts him back down after a reverse DDT! Angle pins Hogan but the referee is down again! Angle revives the ref as the ref slowly comes to. Angle turns around and pulls his shoulder straps down! Hogan slowly gets up and walks right into an Angle Slam! Angle pins, 1-2-Kick out! Hogan then starts hulking up! The crowd is booing Hogan! Hogan gets up, hulking up. Angle smacks him in the face to no effect. Angle boots Hogan in the gut to no effect! Hogan then hits the big boot! Hogan boucnes off the ropes and hits the atomic leg drop! One..Two...Thr..Kick out! Angle kicked out! Hogan picks Angle up and punches Angle away. Hogan whips Angle and hits the big boot again! But this time, Hogan climbs the top rope to go for the top rope leg drop! But Angle gets up, runs to Hogan's corner and hits the top rope belly-to-belly suplex! Angle covers, 1-2-Kick out again! Angle cannot believe it. Angle gets up, bounces off the ropes and hits the atomic leg drop but Hogan rolls out of the way! Both men get up as Hogan hits the Angle Slam! Hogan pins, 1-2-Kick out! Hogan is on the verge of tears. Hogan then goes over and stomps on Angle. Hogan picks Angle up, whips him to the ropes and hits the scoop slam! Hogan then locks on the Ankle Lock! Angle crawls over to the ropes but Hogan pulls Angle back. Angle then kicks Hogan in the face and hits 5 German suplexes! Angle picks Hogan up and goes for the Angle Slam but Hogan refuses to get hit. So Angle elbows Hogan in the side and hits the Angle Slam! 1-2-Foot on the ropes! Hogan slowly gets up as Angle wait for him. Hogan staggers around, ducks under Angle's clothesline, hits the big boot and hits the atomic leg drop! One..Two..Thr...Kick out! ANGLE KICKED OUT! Hogan is very fristrated and tells the referee it was a three. The ref tells Hogan that it was a 2. Hogan picks Angle up and trash talks him. Both men are weary as they can't stand on their feet properly. Hogan whips Angle and boots him to the outside! Hogan celebrates and doesn't know that Angle held onto the ropes. Angle goes in and hits the Angle Slam again! Angle picks Hogan back up and hits another Angle Slam! Angle then locks on the Ankle Lock! Hogan is screaming in pain as Hogan goes over to the ropes but Angle pulls him back! Hogan tries crawling over to the ropes next to him but Angle pulls him back! Hogan goes for the other side but Angle pulls him back again! Hogan goes for the last side of the ropes he hasn't tried but Angle pulls him back again to the middle! The crowd are cheering like crazy! Hogan is screaming in pain and Hogan has to tap out at 25:32

Winner and THE BIGGEST Icon in the United States of America: Kurt Angle

(Backstage. Matt Hardy Version 1.0 and Shannon Moore are talking)

V1: I'm so happy, tonight! Not only did we win the Global Tag Team Titles, but we beat Rhyno and Brian "Spanky" Kendrick, you showed amazing amount of Mattitude tonight!

Moore: Thank you sir.

V1: Just for that, let's go on holiday! Let's have a two week vacation! My treat!

Moore: Thank you sir. Where are we going?

V1: Las Vegas baby! While we're there, let's teach the people of Las Vegas some Mattitude!

(It shows Bret returning to the WWE, signing the Wrestlemania contract with Vince, their match at Wrestlemania, Bret returning from the injuries, Goldberg coming out and saying that he hates Bret from the first moment he saw him, Bret challenging Goldberg, Vince announcing that he will be the Special Guest Referee, Morley saying that it is unfair and the new SMACKDOWN! President will be the 2nd Special Guest Referee, with the President being Mick Foley)

Grand WWE World SMACKDOWN! Brand Championship Match
Two Special Guest Referees Match
1st Special Guest Referee: Mick Foley
2nd Special Guest Referee: Vince McMahon
Goldberg (Champion) vs. Bret "The Hitman" Hart


Goldberg's music hits as Goldberg come down with the newly created Grand WWE World SMACKDOWN! Brand Championship belt.
Cole: Goldberg used to carry around two titles on his shoulder. The SMACKDOWN! Brand Title and the Television Title and was called the Grand WWE World SMACKDOWN! Champion but Vince McMahon made one title called the Grand WWE World SMACKDOWN! Title.
Goldberg's pyros erupt as Goldberg come to chorus of boos. Goldberg stares at a sign in front of the crowd. It reads, "Bret Hart will kick your ass Greenberg" An enraged Goldberg starts ripping the sign up into shreds! Goldberg gets in the ring and raises the title in the air. Vince McMahon's music hits as Vince walk down with the referee outfit! Vince gets an even louder boo from the Texan crowd. Vince gets in the ring and raises Goldberg's hand in the air, signifying that Goldberg will win! But before any of this could continue, Bret Hart walk down to a DEAFENING pop! Bret gets in the ring as Vince quickly roll to the outside. Bret stares down Goldberg as Mick Foley's music hits! Mick Foley comes down to an even louder pop as Mick gets in the ring. Vince, now gets in the ring and stares down Mick Foley as well. The ring bell sounds as the match starts! Mick tell Bret that he wants a fair match as Vince does the same to Goldberg. Bret understands and turns around as Goldberg attacks him from behind! Goldberg works on Bret in the corner. Goldberg punches away at Bret's head. Goldberg whips Bret into the opposite corner and splashes him! Bret staggers out holding his ribs as Goldberg whip Bret to the ropes. Bret ducks under Goldberg's clothesline attempt but Goldberg hits a devastating powerslam! Goldberg has the pin. Vince starts counting fast, 1-2-Mick breaks the count. Mick tells Vince that he wants a fair match as Vince nods. Mick then does the count, one..two..Kick out! Goldberg stares at Mick with a menacing look and whips him to the ropes again. Bret bounces off and walks into a knee to the gut! Bret does a spin in mid-air and lands on the mat, clutching his ribs. Goldberg stomps on Bret and pose to an amazing heat from the crowd. Goldberg picks up Bret and puts him in a suplex position. But Bret refuses to get suplexed! Goldberg knees Bret in the gut a few times and hits the suplex! One..Two..Thr..Kick out! Mick stands up as Vince look on. Goldberg picks Bret again, whips him to the ropes, Bret bounces off into a back body drop but Bret lands on his feet! Bret punches away at Goldberg to the delight of the crowd! Bret punches away like crazy, throws Goldberg's head into the turnbuckle. Bret then punches away at Goldberg in the corner! Bret punches Goldberg 8 times but Goldberg pokes a thumb in the eye. Mick goes over and tells Goldberg to wrestle properly. While Mick is doing so, Vince is clobbering away at Bret! Vince throws Bret in the corner and stomps a mudhole in him!


Tazz: It looks like both Goldberg and Vince McMahon both want to wear down Bret's ribs!

Mick turns around and sees what Vince is doing. Mick tells Vince to officiate instead of attacking Bret. But Goldberg pushes Mick away and stomps away at Bret! Goldberg starts choking Bret with his foot. Mick tells him to get off but Goldberg doesn't. Vince tells Goldberg to stop it and tries to prove to Mick that he is officiating as well. Goldberg backs off as Vince calms Goldberg down. Bret hops back to his feet and runs at Godlberg and clotheslines him down! Goldberg gets up into another clothesline! And another! And another! Bret then punches away at Vince in the corner. Bret punches away at Vince and starts driving Vince in the gut with his thighs. But Goldberg spins Bret around but Bret punches away Goldberg! Bret throws Goldberg in the corner on top of Vince McMahon. Bret goes to the opposite corner and hits a diving shoulder! Both Goldberg and Vince stagger out holding their ribs. Then Bret gives Goldberg a DDT! One..Two..Thr..Vince pulls Bret away. Mick tells Vince to officiate properly instead of helping Goldberg. Goldberg gets up and picks Bret up.Goldberg elbows Bret in the back of his head repeatedly. Goldberg then locks the abdominal stretch on Bret! Bret is gasping for air. Mick checks if Bret is going to give up. Bret refuses to give up. Goldberg lets go as Bret stagger around gasping for breath. But Goldberg knees Bret in the gut! Bret gets caught up between the second and the top rope! Goldberg smiles as he kicks and punches away at Bret's ribs! Bret is gasping for air. Bret unties himself and leans on the second rope. Goldberg bounces off the ropes and knees Bret in the face as Bret tumble out of the ring. Vince starts to count to 10 very fast. Mick has had enough and tells them not to ring the bell. Goldberg rolls to the outside and punches away at Bret. Goldberg lifts Bret in to a bearhug position and throws Bret into the ring post rib first! Bret screams in pain as he stagger out into a spinebuster! Goldberg then grabs Bret's legs and slingshots him to the ringpost! Bret smacks his skull and walks into the annoucner's tabler head first. Mick and Vince is involved in a heated argument to count to 10. Goldberg takes the title away from the timekeeper and grabs Bret's head. Goldberg shows him the title and that Bret will never get it. Bret boots Goldberg in the gut and smacks his head repeatedly on the table! Bret throws Goldberg back in the ring. Bret then stomps away at Goldberg. Bret picks Goldberg and punches away at him! Bret whips Goldberg to the ropes and hits the back elbow! Goldberg gets up but gets DDTed! Bret goes for the cover but there's no ref to make the count! Bret stands up and swing Mick around. Bret tells Mick to make the count. Vince goes for the cheap shot, but Mick has had enough and blocks Vince's punch and hammers away at him! Bret looks on as Mick hammer away at Vince! Goldberg gets up and tries to attack Bret but Bret dodges it and gives him the spinebuster! Bret locks on the sharpshooter! The crowd explodes into cheers! Bret tries to spin Goldberg around but Goldberg refuses to. Goldberg gives Bret a rake to the eye as Bret stagger around. Goldberg gets ready for the spear! Goldberg charges at Bret "The Hitman" Hart but Bret hits the superkick! Goldberg goes down as Bret make his way to the top turnbuckle. Meanwhile, Mick punches away at Vince, whips him to the ropes and hits the DDT! Vince is out cold as Mick stands up. Mick trips over Goldberg and knocks the top rope, crotching Bret! Goldberg slowly gets up and walks to the corner where Bret is. Goldberg then grabs Bret's armpits and picks him up. Bret's back is on Goldberg's back. Goldberg then flips him and hits the powerbomb! Goldberg covers, Vince quickly does the 3 count but Mick elbows Vince in the head. Goldberg confronts Mick for hitting his boss. Mick stands his ground. Goldberg turns around and into another superkick from Bret! Goldberg bounces off the ropes and into a spinebuster! Bret then puts Goldberg in the sharpshooter! Goldberg is on the verge of tapping. Mick checks if Goldberg is about to tap. But then Vince clocks Mick with a steel chair! Mick goes down as Vince clock Bret with a chair! Bret bounces off the ropes as Vince is about to hit him again but Bret ducks under and punches the chair into Vince's face! Goldberg then gives Bret a bearhug! Bret is getting squeezed out of his life. Goldberg lets go and gives Bret the jackhammer! Goldberg has the pin but nobody's there to make the count. Goldberg crawls over to Vince and wakes him up Vince slowly gets up and stands up. Golberg picks Bret up and gives him a jackhammer! One..Two..Thr...Mick clocks Vince with a steel chair! Goldberg gets up and walks right into a steel chair shot from Mick! Mick then goes for his pocket and gets Mr. Socko out! Mick picks Vince up and gives Vince the mandible claw! Vince is screaming but gets knocked out. Bret slowly gets up and climbs the top rope. Bret then somehow manages to hit the moonsault! Bret picks Goldberg up and punches away at him. Bret whips Goldberg to the ropes and into a powerbomb! Bret then locks the shaprshooter again! Goldberg is crawling to the ropes but Bret pulls him back to the middle. Goldberg crawls over again but Bret pulls him back again! Goldberg somehow pushes Bret away as Bret smack into Mick Foley. All four men are down in the ring. Goldberg slowly gets to his feet when Crash sprints down the ring! Crash grabs the steel chair and smacks Goldberg in the head! Bret and Vince slowly gets up as Crash leave the ring. Bret gets up and locks the sharpshooter on Goldberg again! Goldberg is tapping like crazy but there's no ref to detect it! Bret lets go and walks over to Mick but Vince smacks Bret in the head with a chair! Mick gets up as he gets hit in the head with a chair by Vince! Mick is busted wide open as Goldberg pick Bret up and hits the Jackhammer on top of a chair! Goldberg covers as Vince makes a fast 3 count at 24:35

Winner and still the Grand WWE World SMACKDOWN! Brand Champion: Goldberg!

Cole: BRET HART HAS BEEN SCREWED OUT OF THE TITLE!!!!!

Tazz: I certainly think so as well.

Vince awards Goldberg the title and raises his hand in the air! Vince picks Bret up as Goldberg throws him in the corner. Goldberg places a chair in front of his ribs. Goldberg runs full force and spears the chair onto the already hurt ribs of Bret! Bret coughs out blood as Goldberg pick Mick up. Vince then clocks Mick with a steel chair! Both members of the Corporation walk off to huge heel heat.

(A video montage plays as it shows The Rock winning the SMACKDOWN! Brand Royal Rumble, winning the title at Wrestlemania from Kurt Angel and facing off against Big Show and their heated rivalry this past weeks.)

Main Event
WWE Championship Match
The Rock (Champion) vs. Big Show


Big Show's music hits as Big Show walk down to boos from the crowd. Show gets in the ring and waits for The Rock to come in.

Cole: I don't know if The Rock is able to compete tonight after what Show did to the Rock last week.

The Rock's music hits as The Rock comes out to the biggest pop of the night. The Rock comes out and waits at the top of the rampway. The Rock places the title belt in front of his feet and mimmicks Big Show, which Show laughs at. The Rock then sprints down to the ring!

Tazz: It's been 4 weeks of mind games between these two. Now they are going to explode!

Big Show goes for a clothesline but The Rock ducks under, turns around and rains Show with hard right hands! The Rock punches away at Show in the corner, spits in his hands and takes Show out of his boots with a huge right! Show goes down on his knees. The Rock goes up to him and tells him to just bring it. Show gets up enraged. Show goes for a clothesline but The Rock ducks under and hammers away at Show's face with right hands again! The Rock whips Show, Show reverses by whipping The Rock and hitting a mammoth spinebuster! The Rock clutches his back and screams in pain. Show picks The Rock up and leans him against the ropes. There, Show starts slapping The Rock's chest! The Rock's chest is soon bright red. Show whips The Rock and pulls him back into a short arm clothesline! The Rock is gasping for air after that huge clothesline. Show grabs The Rock's head and rakes it across his face. The Rock crawls over to the corner and clutches his chest. Big Show then starts giving The Rock knife edge chops across the chest! The Rock gets whipped into the opposite corner by Big Show as Show runs after him. The Rock's back slams hard on the turnbuckle as Show squashes The Rock! The Rock walks out into a scoop slam! Show bounces off the ropes and hits the leg drop on the throat of The Rock! 1-2-Show breaks the count, wanting to torture The Rock. Show picks The Rock and gives him a side buster as the ring shake from the force. Show picks The Rock up and uppercuts his jaw as The Rock land on the mat. Show goes for another leg drop but The Rock dodges out of the way! Show holds his leg as he gets up. The Rock is up as well. Show goes for a clothesline but The Rock ducks under and pushes him to the ropes. Show bounces off the ropes, stomach first as he stagger backwards into neckbreaker! The Rock is out of his own being. The Rock slowly gets up by the "Rocky" chants from the crowd. The Rock gets up as Show does as well. Show goes for a punch to the face but The Rock blocks it and hammers away at Show with right hands! 4 punches, spit to the hand and smacks Show! The Rock whips Show and htis the back elbow to the face! The Rock bounces off the ropes and lands his knees into the head of Show. The Rock pins, 1-2-The Rock breaks the count, wanting to pay Show back. The Rock picks Show and knees him in the gut. The Rock then whips Show to the ropes, as Show whip The Rock to the ropes as The Rock hits a flying clothesline! Show doesn't go down as he stagger all over the place. The Rock bounces off again and hits another flying clothesline! But still no effect! The Rock bounces off again but Show waited for him as Show lifts The Rock over his head! Show throws The Rock face down on the mat as he walks under him. Show then falls backwards and squashes The Rock! Show starts stomping away at The Rock. Show picks The Rock and puts him in a bearhug! The Rock screams in pain.
Tazz: Show is showing strategy. Show is trying to wear down The Rock's injured ribs with a bearhug! The Rock tries fighting out of it but Show locks it in even more tighter. The Rock slowly loses consciousness. The ref drops The Rock's arm. Again. And Agai..NO! The Rock punches away at Show's temple. Show whips The Rock to the ropes, The Rock ducks under Show's clothesline and Show traps him in a bearhug! But The Rock frees himself and hits the overhead belly-to-belly suplex! The crowd is in awe as both men are down. Both men slowly gets up as The Rock punch at Show's face. Show punches The Rock in the face and both men trade punches with each other. The Rock then capitalizes and punches away! The Rock whips Show as The Rock hits an amazing samoan drop on the 500 pounder! The Rock pins, 1-2-Kick out! The Rock cannot believe it. The Rock picks Show up and whips him to the ropes again. The Rock then goes for a jump swinging DDT! But Show catches The Rock mid way and chokeslams The Rock down to hell! Both men are down as Show has his arms over The Rock. 1-2-Kick out! Show gets up and picks The Rock up and hoists him over his shoulders. Show then gives The Rock the snake eyes! The Rock stagger out into powerbomb! But The Rock lands on his feet and hits the samoan drop again! The Rock goes over, points the middle finger at Big Show and locks on the sharpshooter! Show is screaming in pain as he struggles to get to the ropes. The Rock pulls Show back to the middle of the ring. Show then grabs the ropes. The ref tells The Rock to let go. The Rock lets go after 10 seconds. The Rock puts his hands on his thighs singalling the Rock Bottom! Show gets up with the help of the ropes as he walks over to The Rock's grasp! But before getting Rock Bottomed, Show elbows The Rock's head as The Rock stagger around into an atomic drop by Show! The Rock clutches his privates as Show clotheslines The Rock down. Both men are down as the ref counts to 10. The Rock gets up at 8 as Show gets up at 9. Show gets ready to chokeslam The Rock again. Show puts The Rock in a chokehold! But The Rock reverses and hits another overhead belly-to-belly suplex! The Rock then grabs Show's legs and slingshots him into the corner!


Cole: The Rock is showing amazing display of strength here tonight!

Show staggers out into a swinging neckbreaker by The Rock! 1-2-Kick out! The Rock cannot believe it. The Rock picks Show up and smacks Show's face repeatedly. The Rock whips Show to the ropes and hits the spinebuster! The Rock then goes for the People's Elbow! But Show gets up and hug chokeslams The Rock! Big Show crawls over to The Rock. One.. Two..Thr..KICK OUT! The Great One kicked out! Show can't believe it. Show goes over to the ref and tells him it was a 3. Show goes to the outside and gets the WWE Championship belt. Show gets ready for The Rock to get up. The Rock slowly gets up as Show goes to clock him over the head with the title belt! The Rock ducks under and hits the Jump Swinging DDT on Show on top of the title! The Rock has the pin, 1-2-Kick out again! So close! The Rock slowly gets to his feet as Show gets up with the help of the ropes with the help of the ropes. The Rock then Rock Bottoms Show on top of the title! One..Two..Thr..Kick out again! The Rock seems too tired to capitalise. The Rock gets to his feet as Show gets up as well. The Rock punches Show, whips him to ropes and hits a scoop slam on top of the title belt! Just like when Hogan did to Andre the Giant! The Rock throws his pad off and hits the People's Elbow! One..Two...Three! At 19:30

Winner and still the WWE Champion: The Rock

The Rock celebrates as he goes on all four turnbuckles! But then Hogan and Goldberg race down! Goldberg and Hogan double teams The Rock! But then Hart and Angle comes down to the save! Hart punches Goldberg and superkicks him to the outside. Angle grabs Hogan and Angle Slams him to the outside! Show gets up as The Rock spinebusters him to the mat! The effect was great enough to send the big man to the outside. After a few minutes, Hogan, Goldberg and Show regroup as Hart, Angle and The Rock stand tall. But then Vince McMahon comes down with a mic in hand.

Vince: It's great to see three of the best wrestlers in the world helping each other out. BUT! That will not be the case however in 2 weeks time. Because in 2 weeks time, Rock, you will defend your WWE Championship belt in a first ever Triple Threat........60 Minute....Iron Man Match! And the two men who will challenge you for your title, will be Kurt Angle and Bret "The Hitman" Hart! Let's see if you're still allies then!

Goldberg, Show and Hogan and Vince has a wicked smile on their faces as The Rock, Bret "The Hitman" Hart and Kurt Angle stare each other down in the middle of the ring as Backlash goes off the air.
 

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Very good show, one thing I realised is that the attendance drops within about a minute by 30,000. Thats the only thing wrong, and it is only minor.

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I found that there were too many promos. And the matches are a bit too long for each of them. Otherwise it was pretty good.
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