February 17, 2008 – Las Vegas, Nevada
NO WAY OUT QUICK & DIRTY RESULTS
Kane defeated Shelton Benjamin:
Mike Adamle & Rey Mysterio: Rey Mysterio said Edge only looks out for himself and doesn’t care about Vickie Guerrero.. They acknowledged that WWE.com reported Rey Mysterio’s torn bicep, but Rey claimed that wouldn’t stop him tonight. Pro-boxer Floyd Mayweather showed up and said he was supporting Rey Mysterio to win the World Heavyweight title..
ELIMINATION CHAMBER Match for SmackDown! World Heavyweight Title Shot at WM24
The Undertaker defeated Batista and Fit Finlay and Big Daddy V and The Great Khali and Montel Vontavious Porter: The Undertaker and Batista started the match while Montel Vontavious Porter, Big Daddy V., The Great Khali, and Fit Finlay were locked in the small “PODS”. After five minutes of hard-fought action, Big Daddy V‘s pod opened and he confidently entered the Elimination Chamber.. It only took a few minutes for Batista and The Undertaker to gang up on Big Daddy and eliminated him from the match! The Great Khali‘s pod opened and he entered the Elimination Chamber showered with chants of “You Can’t Wrestle!” The Great Khali was eliminated by The Undertaker using the new submission causing Khali to bleed from the mouth. Fit Finlay‘s pod opened and he entered the Chamber to contribute to the most brutal five minutes of the match so far. The final buzzer blew and Montel Vontavious Porter didn’t want to come out of his pod with The Undertaker waiting. Montel Vontavious Porter used a chain to bust The Undertaker open, as a weary Undertaker taunted MVP to continue.. The Undertaker chased Montel Vontavious Porter up on top of a pod, grabbed him by the throat and threw him down! Hornswoggle‘s head popped up from between the ring and the Chamber structure to pass a shillelagh in to Fit Finlay. Finlay went crazy with the shillelagh but the Undertaker caught him with a choke-slam on the unforgiven metal! It came down to The Undertaker vs. Batista – until the Undertaker nailed a Tombstone Pile-driver to win the match!
BACKSTAGE: Edge looked worried about The Undertaker, but told his The Edgeheads (Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins) that they had to step up their game tonight. Theodore Long came in and said that he was in charge and Hawkins & Ryder were banned from ringside tonight..
IN THE RING
The Big Show: The Big Show made his return to the WWE after losing a ton of weight and looks phenomenal. Big Show said he missed the WWE and proclaimed that he will be a champion again on RAW, SmackDown! or ECW. Big Show announced that he has lost 108 pounds and he’s meaner and faster and ready to be back in the WWE. Big Show leaped out of the ring and grabbed Rey Mysterio by the throat and tossed him back inside the ring. Big Show taunted pro-boxer Floyd Mayweather and his entourage and threatened Rey Mysterio with a giant choke-slam. Floyd Mayweather jumped the rail and into the ring along with his entire entourage and looked up at The Big Show. Big Show got on his knees and Floyd Mayweather started peppering him with punches and all hell broke loose! Big Show got a bloody face and plowed through the Mayweather entourage until Shane McMahon settled him down.
WWE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH
John Cena defeated WWE Champion Randy Orton by Disqualification: Randy Orton hurt his knee and bailed out of the ring, begging the referee to count him out so he could retain his championship. John Cena jumped out of the ring and Randy Orton connected with an RKO on the floor and slid back into the ring. The referee started counting John Cena out, but he barely made it back in time, much to the shock of Randy Orton. Orton got desperate and got himself intentionally DQ’d by hitting the referee to save the WWE championship. Cena gave Orton an FU and then choked him out using the STF-U after the referee retreated backstage..
BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Shawn Michaels met up and both understood what they had to do tonight..
ELIMINATION CHAMBER Match for RAW WWE Championship Title Shot at WM24
Triple H defeated Umaga and Jeff Hardy and Chris Jericho and Shawn Michaels and John Bradshaw Layfield: Shawn Michaels and Chris Jericho started the match while Triple H, Umaga, John Bradshaw Layfield, and Jeff Hardy were locked in the small “PODS”. After five minutes of hard-fought action, Umaga‘s pod opened and he confidently entered the Elimination Chamber. John Bradshaw Layfield‘s pod opened next and he was very aggressive – followed by Triple H‘s pod opening next. Jericho eliminated JBL – but JBL re-entered the cage with a steel chair and knocked everybody else out! Jeff Hardy‘s pod was opened and he went after Umaga, the only man standing, and then Y2J, Jericho and Triple H. A few minutes later, Umaga did his running butt-smash on Jericho crashing through the Pod plexiglass! Jericho recovered and hit the Code-breaker on Umaga followed by Triple H nailing Umaga with a Pedigree. Jeff Hardy climbed on top of a Pod and hit Umaga with a Swanton-bomb and Jericho stole the pin on Umaga! Shawn Michaels super-kicked Jericho and Hardy pinned Jericho. HHH vs. Jeff Hardy vs. Shawn Michaels as the final three. Triple H eliminated his best friend Shawn Michaels. Triple H and Jeff Hardy went at it for several minutes inside the Chamber. Triple H finished Jeff Hardy off with a Pedigree on the chair to earn himself a title shot at WrestleMania 24..