ECW on Sci-Fi Network
Announcers: Todd Grisham & Matt Striker
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Date: Decenver 16, 2008
IN THE RING
ECW World champion Matt Hardy + Chavo Guerrero + General Manager Theodore Long: Matt Hardy said it has been the best two days of his life because his brother, Jeff Hardy, is the NEW WWE champion! Matt said he was proud of his brother for overcoming so many obsticles and proved a lot of people wrong. Matt said when they first came to the WWE they wanted to make names for themselves, and he thinks they’ve done alright. Matt said even when he and Jeff decided to pursue singles careers, they would some day come back together as champions. Matt said there would be a huge celebration on SmackDown!. Chavo Guerrero interrupted the speech and said his Aunt Vickie sent him out to take care of Matt just because his last name is Hardy. Chavo said Vickie already got it approved by Theodore Long and he (Chavo) would take the ECW World championship away from Hardy. Theodore Longc ame out dressed as a jester, and said the match would happen right now!
ECW WORLD TITLE MATCH
Matt Hardy defeated Chavo Guerrero to retain the ECW World title:
Fit Finlay w/Hornswoggle defeated Gavin Spears: Before the match, Hornswoggle picked on Matt Striker by dumping water on him and stealing his slammy award! They are now calling Gavin Spears a “former blackjack dealer.”
VIGNETTE: Triple H & Shawn Michaels plug DX merchandise on WWE Shop Zone..
Alicia Fox & DJ Gabriel + Mark Henry & Tony Atlas: Alicia Fox & DJ Gabriel were dancing in the interview area when Mark Henry (dressed as Santa Clause) & Tony Atlas (dressed as Rudolph) told them to get lost. Mark Henry recited a long Holiday-themed poem threatening to splatter Hornswoggle. Merry Christmas to all and to all a GOOD FIGHT!
Tiffany & Ricky Ortiz & C.M. Punk & Kofi Kington: Tiffany welcomed C.M. Punk & Kofi Kingston back to ECW and said she can’t wait to see them in the main event. Ricky Ortiz gave Tiffany a Christmas present; she opened it and it was a Ricky-O Rally Towel. C.M. Punk said that would get the “Oh My God” Moment of the Year Award next year. Ortiz pulled out a second Rally Towel and gave it to Kofi Kingston. Aww.
SIX MAN TAG TEAM MATCH
John Morrison & Mike Mizanin & Jack Swagger defeated Ricky Ortiz & C.M. Punk & Kofi Kingston: Jack Swagger pinned Ricky Ortiz for the second week in three weeks.