WWE Extreme Rules was the pay-per-view held tonight at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Here are the results and highlights of the show.
The first match is scheduled to be Triple H vs. Sheamus. Triple H’s music plays but he doesn’t come out. Backstage cameras show them fighting and referees trying to break it up. As they break it up, Sheamus hits Triple H with a pipe a couple of times. They call for trainers to check on Triple H.
ShowMiz comes to the ring. Miz gets on the mic and talks about lack of competition and Bret Hart. Teddy Long comes out. He tells Miz that they have a match tonight and if their opponents win then they will get a title shot tomorrow night on Raw. Miz talks back to Long so Long adds a second team if they get by the first team. Miz keeps arguing with Long, so Long adds a third team. Show is looking worried. Miz asks Teddy to make it four when Big Show puts his hand over Miz’s mouth.
Match 1: ShowMiz vs. John Morrison and R-Truth. Morrison gets disqualified when Big Show gets tied in the ropes for the five count. Winners: ShowMiz.
Match 2: ShowMiz vs. Mark Henry and MVP. ShowMiz gets the win after Big Show hits the knock out punch on MVP and Miz gets the pinfall. Winners: ShowMiz.
Match 3: ShowMiz vs. Hart Dynasty. Bret Hart and Natalya come out with the Hart Dynasty. The Hart Dynasty hit a Hart Attack on Miz and gets the pinfall and title shot tomorrow night on Raw. Winners: Hart Dynasty.
They then have a backstage update on Triple H when Sheamus interrupts. He says if Triple H doesn’t show up, then he will win by forfeit.
Match 4: Rey Mysterio vs. CM Punk. If CM Punk loses, then he gets his head shaved. This was a very good back and forth match. The match ended by pinfall after Punk hit the GTS on Mysterio. Also, Joey Mercury made his return in this match when he attacked Mysterio to help Punk get the upper hand. Winner: CM Punk.
Match 5: JTG vs. Shad Gaspard. This match is a strap match. JTG wins the match. Winner: JTG.
In a backstage segment, Todd Grisham says that Triple H is having nerve issues and is unlikely to compete tonight.
Match 6: World Heavyweight Title Match: Jack Swagger vs. Randy Orton. This match is an Extreme Rules match. Swagger gets the pin after hitting the gut wrench suplex. After the match, Swagger is posing with the belt when Orton hits him with the RKO. Winner and still World Heavyweight Champion: Jack Swagger.
Match 7: Triple H vs. Sheamus. This match is a Street Fight. Sheamus comes to the ring and tells the ref to raise his hand as the winner by forfeit. Triple H makes his way to the ring despite the protests of the trainer. Sheamus gets the pin after a bicycle kick. After the match, Triple H was being helped to the back and Sheamus attacks with another bicycle kick. Winner: Sheamus.
Match 8: WWE Women’s Championship Match: Michelle McCool vs. Beth Phoenix. This match is an Extreme Makover Match. Phoenix gets the pin after hitting the glam slam. Winner and new WWE Women’s Champion: Beth Phoenix.
Match 9: Edge vs. Chris Jericho. This match is a Steel Cage Match. Edge gets the pinfall after hitting a spear. Winner: Edge.
Match 10: WWE Title Match: John Cena vs. Batista. This match is a Last Man Standing Match. This match ended when Cena used duct tape to tie Batista’s legs together and Batista couldn’t get up before the ten count. Winner and still WWE champion: John Cena.