January 17, 2005
Toronto, ONTARIO, Canada
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler

    • Chris Masters defeated "Textbook" Tyson Dux -dark match-..
    • Rhyno defeated Steven Richards..
    • Tajiri defeated Wavell Starr..
    • Christy Hemme was insulted by Simon Dean..
    • Simon Dean defeated Val Venis..

  2. HIGHTLIGHT REEL: Chris Jericho + Muhammad Hassan & Khosrow Daivari + Chris Benoit..
    • Chris Jericho announces that he qualified for the Royal Rumble at a house show on the weekend..
    • Muhammad Hassan & Khosrow Daivari immediately interrupt and come out to the ring..
    • Says the difference between Arab-Americans and Canadians is that Canadians deserve to be treated like second class..
    • Chris Jericho translates Khosrow Daivari's comments as promoting his new Fozzy CD coming out next week..
    • Chris Jericho eventually attacked Hassan & Diavari defending Canadians as well as Americans..
    • Muhammad Hassan eventually got the upper hand and put Y2J in the Camel Clutch until Chris Benoit made the save..

  3. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Ric Flair..
    • Ric Flair says that he talked to Batista on the phone and that everything is cool after last week..
    • Triple H doubts that RIc Flair actually smoothed things over, but Flair tells him not to worry..

  4. 6-MAN TAG: La Resistance & Maven vs Shelton Benjamin & The Hurricane & Rosey..
    • La Reistance managed to hit the Aux Revoir finisher on Rosey and pinned him for the victory..

  5. BACKSTAGE: Randy Orton & Stacy Keibler..
    • Stacy Keibler approaches Randy Orton and Congratulates him on becoming #1 Contender and gives him a kiss..

  6. IN THE RING: Randy Orton + Triple H + Ric Flair..
    • Randy Orton says the single greatest moments in his career happened in Toronto when he won the World title..
    • Randy Orton says everything he worked so hard for was taken away from him by Triple H and he wants it back!
    • Triple H's music hit and he came out to the stage saying he's heard this from Randy Orton since Unforgiven..
    • Triple H says he's beaten Austin, Rock, Mankind, HBK, Kane, Y2J | Randy Orton says he's heard that a million times..
    • Triple H says if Randy Orton is sick of it now, then imagine how he's going to feel one night after Royal Rumble..
    • Randy Orton challenges Triple H to come to the ring and proove what he's saying..
    • Triple H says Randy Orton comes to him, he doesn't come to Randy Orton -- and walks out..
    • Randy Orton left the ring and ran after Triple H, who was hiding behind the curtain and attacked Orton!
    • Triple H tossed Randy Orton into the ring and grabbed a chair from ringside but Orton fought back!
    • Ric Flair came down and got knocked down too and Orton swung a chair at Triple H but missed!

  7. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Ric Flair..
    • Triple H walks around backstage pissed off and says when Batista arrives he has something to get off his chest!
    • Batista walks through the door and Triple H changes his tune..
    • Batista says he has a meeting with Eric Bischoff about something, and Triple H nervously asks to help..
    • Batista says it has something to do with the World title match at Royal Rumble..

  8. INTERVIEW: The Coach & Shawn Michaels + Eric Bischoff..
    • Shawn Michaels says the Canadian fans 'haven't forgotten' (well how can they if you keep reminding them)..
    • Shawn Michaels talks about winning the Royal Rumble and going to Wrestlemania to win the World title..
    • Shawn Michaels challenges Edge to a King of the Ring Qualifying match so he can take away Edge's chances..
    • Eric Bischoff comes in and says Shawn Michaels once won the Rumble and beat Bret Hart for the WWF title..
    • Eric Bischoff says Shawn Michaels doesn't have to quality and is officially entered in the Rumble..
    • Eric Bischoff books Shawn Michaels in a match with Christian, who has Tyson Tomko and the fans on his side!
    • Shawn Michaels accepts the offer dispite the odds being stacked against him..

  9. MATCH: Shawn Michaels vs Christian w/Tyson Tomko..
    • Edge came out to the stage before the match to get a closer look at the match..
    • Shawn Michaels won after the Superkick but Edge attacked Michaels after the match and speared him!

  10. MATCH: Batista defeated Viscera with a Spinebuster..

  11. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Ric Flair + Batista..
    • Triple H & Ric Flair celebrate Batista's dominance and Congratulate him when he arrives backstage..
    • Batista says Eric Bischoff offered him a spot in the Royal Rumble and he accepted it..
    • Triple H tried to talk Batista out of it and said by entering the Royal Rumble it seems a little bit selfish..
    • Editor's Note: Pot... meet kettle!

  12. MAIN EVENT: Chris Benoit vs Chris Jericho..
    • Chris Jericho won, and in the 'spirit of competition', shakes Chris Benoit's hand afterwards..

  13. IN THE RING: Trish Stratus + Kane..
    • Trish Stratus came out before the match and relished the Canadian reception and bragged about taking Lita out..
    • Trish Stratus says that there is a locker room full of men ready to impregnant her while she is out of action!
    • Trish Stratus notes that just because Lita's knee is messed up, doesn't mean her uteris is broken..
    • Kane hit the ring and snatched Trish Stratus up and yelled at her (Canadian feed goes to commercial)..
    • When they came back, Trish Stratus was taken out on a stretcher after a chokeslam!
    • Editor's Note: Here in Canada, they have laws against Men Beating Woman, so all the replays were edited out..

  14. NO HOLDS BARRED: Kane vs Gene Snitsky..
    • Gene Snitsky wrapped Kane's neck in a folding chair, but Kane got up and whacked Snitsky with it!
    • Kane and Gene Snitsky fought up to the stage where Kane chokeslammed Snitsky off of the stage!
    • Kane held onto Snitsky's neck and went down through the production table beside him!!
    • As the show ended, audible on the air, Gene Snitsky asked Kane what he thought of it..

  15. BONUS DARK MATCH: Randy Orton & Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho defeated Triple H & Batista & Edge..
  16. And that's a wrap folks..

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