April 27, 2008 – Baltimore, Maryland
OFFICIAL QUICK & DIRTY RESULTS:
Matt Hardy defeated Montel Vontavious Porter -US Title-;
Kane defeated Chavo Guerrero -ECW World Championship-;
The Big Show defeated The Great Khali -Battle of the Giants-;
Shawn Michaels defeated Batista -Super Grudge Match-;
Team Phoenix defeated Team James -6 on 6 Divas Match-;
The Undertaker defeated Edge -World Heavyweight title-;
HHH defeated Orton & JBL & Cena -WWE Championship-;
John Morrison & Mike Mizanin defeated Jimmy Wang Yang & Shannon Moore..
Mick Foley debuted as a SmackDown! broadcast announcer, joining Michael Cole and replacing Jonathan Coachman..
WWE UNITED STATES TITLE MATCH:
Matt Hardy defeated Montel Vontavious Porter to win the WWE United States title..
- After the match: Matt Hardy did an interview and said that tonight was the biggest win of his career and told MVP “I’m better than you!”
ECW WORLD TITLE MATCH:
Kane defeated Chavo Guerrero to retain the ECW World title..
BATTLE OF THE GIANTS:
The Big Show defeated The Great Khali with a choke-slam..
Shawn Michaels defeated Batista with special guest referee Chris Jericho..
- Shawn Michaels slipped out of the Batista-bomb and faked (or so it appeared) a knee injury before connecting with a superkick!
6-on-6 DIVAS PANDOMONIUM:
Beth Phoenix’s Team of heel Divas defeated Mickie James’ Team of babyface Divas..
- Team Phonix = Beth & Melina & Jillian & Victoria & Natalya & Layla..
- Team James = Mickie & Maria & Ashley & Michelle & Cherry & Kelly..
WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE MATCH:
The Undertaker defeated Edge by Submission to retain the World Heavyweight title..
- The unnamed submission hold caused Edge to bleed from the mouth and Vickie Guerrero hit the ring acting hysterical..
BACKSTAGE SEGMENT: C.M. Punk teased WWE Champion Randy Orton about maybe cashing in the Money in the Bank tonight..
4-WAY ELIMINATION WWE TITLE MATCH:
Triple H defeated Randy Orton (c) and John Cena and John Bradshaw Layfield to win the WWE title!
- John Bradshaw Layfield was eliminated by John Cena after an STFU Submission..
- John Cena was immediately eliminated by Randy Orton after a field-goal kick!
- Triple H went for a Pedigree. but Randy Orton countered it into an RKO, but then Triple H countered the RKO and nailed Orton with the Pedigree to win and capture his twelfth WWE Championship!
And the PPV comes to a close..