WWE ECW 01 15 2008

January 15, 2008
Birmingham, AL

The January 15, 2008 Edition of ECW is a Professional wrestling television show of the WWE‘s ECW brand, took place on January 15, 2008.

Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.
(c) refers to the champion(s) heading into the match.

Other Segments

  • Featured an opening segment of The Cutting Edge in which World Heavyweight Champion Edge cut a promo on defending against Rey Mysterio Jr. at the Royal Rumble before introducing his guest, ECW World Champion CM Punk; Edge then said he had been watching Punk’s career closely but questioned who he had really beaten since winning the ECW title; Punk eventually said he would accept if Chavo Guerrero Jr., who he had beaten via count-out and disqualification in recent weeks, wanted a third bout and that he could beat Edge as well; as the two began to argue, Chavo appeared and accepted Punk’s offer for a match later in the show; Edge and Chavo then double teamed Punk and took turns throwing him shoulder-first into the ringpost
  • Featured an ad for the Armageddon ’07 DVD
  • Included footage of Edge leaving the arena before the opening bout
  • Featured a vignette promoting the debut of Kofi Kingston
  • Included an in-ring promo by Kelly Kelly in which she mentioned a best body contest the next week between herself, Layla, and Lena to celebrate ECW’s first week in HD
  • Featured a backstage segment with Punk and Armando Estrada in which Punk said he would be healthy enough to compete as scheduled later in the show
  • Included the announcement WWE World Champion Randy Orton spent the night at a medical facility after sustaining a 30-foot Swanton from WWE IC Champion Jeff Hardy the previous night
  • Featured an ad for WWE HD starting Monday on Raw