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Cesaro comes back in and hits the double stomp for a 2 count. Goldust counters and back slides Cesaro for 2. Goldust with a big powerslam. Cody finally comes in and unloads. It ends up being Axel and Cody going at it. Cody with a springboard missile dropkick for 2.
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Show comes in and knocks Ryback out of the ring. Show also takes out Cesaro and Swagger on the floor. Cody nails a Disaster Kick on Axel. Rey nails a on Axel. Rey goes to the top and hits the big splash for the win. Back from the break and we get a graphic for Nelson Mandela. We go back to Shawn Michaels on the stage.
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HBK hesitated and had to double check the card. Bryan comes out to a massive pop. He finally does and walks off but checks his back. Bryan thanks Shawn for the HB-Shizzle award. Bryan says the fans have voted him Superstar of the Year. The bell rings and they go at it. Del Rio beats Cara down. Cara runs the ropes and hits a crossbody and right hands.
Del Rio ends up hitting a suplex and mounting a comeback. Cara comes back and sends Del Rio to the floor to regroup. Cara dropkicks Del Rio off the apron. Cara goes to the floor and beats Del Rio around ringside. Cara brings it back in and works over Del Rio in the corner until he turns it around.
Del Rio with kicks now. Del Rio comes off the second rope but Cara turns it around again. Cara goes to the top but Del Rio slides out of the ring. Back from the break and Del Rio has taken control. Cara comes back with a dropkick from the corner for a 2 count.
More back and forth. Del Rio with a backbreaker. Lots of back and forth. Cara ends up hitting a powerbomb out of the corner and the big swanton for the pin. The nominees are Yes! Clay hits a big powerbomb out of nowhere. Clay hits a big splash from the second rope for the quick win.
Brodus Clay — After the bell, Clay attacks Woods and drops elbow and splashes off him. R-Truth and Tensai try to drag him off of Woods. Truth checks on Woods as Tensai holds Clay in the corner. He will face Dean Ambrose after the commercial break.
Dean Ambrose Back from the break and The Shield comes through the crowd. We go to the ring and The Shield is getting ready. Punk and Ambrose lock up and trade holds. Ambrose drops Punk with a shoulder but Punk comes back, takes Ambrose to the mat and works on his arm.
They go to the corner but Punk keeps control of the arm and drops an armbar for a 2 count. Ambrose keeps coming back but Punk focuses on his arm. Punk with knees to the chest now.
Ambrose runs into a big boot. Ambrose with a 2 count. Ambrose with an elbow drop and another 2 count. Ambrose with shoulder thrusts in the corner. Ambrose keeps control and takes Punk back to the corner for another big shoulder thrust. Ambrose goes for another but Punk moves and he hits the ring post.
Ambrose tries to come back in but Punk knocks him off the apron.
Punk nails a suicide dive to the floor, sending Ambrose into the barrier. Rollins and Reigns begin to close in on Punk as we go to commercial. Ambrose keeps Punk grounded with a headlock now. Punk fights out with a back drop. They get to their feet and trade shots. Punk misses a dropkick. Punk finally comes back and drops Ambrose again. Punk with more offense and the big knee in the corner. Punk goes up top and hits the big elbow drop for a 2 count.
Ambrose blocks GTS again and nails a suplex for 2. Punk hits a big crossbody but Ambrose rolls through for a 2 count. Punk nails a roundhouse kick for another close 2 count. Ambrose with a shot to the ribs and out goes Punk to the floor again. Ambrose distracts the referee while Reigns and Rollins approach Punk and taunt him. Ambrose comes back over and argues with Rollins and Reigns, apparently about not hitting Punk while the ref was distracted.
Ambrose brings Punk back in as Rollins and Reigns go to leave. Punk rolls Ambrose up for 2. Punk has GTS blocked again. Punk comes back and nails GTS for the win. Reigns ends up nailing a big spear on Punk. Rollins helps Ambrose over the barrier and The Shield leaves together. We go to replays with Punk trying to recover. Foley gives props to the Punk vs. Ambrose match and gets a cheap pop from Seattle.
Foley mentions some of his extreme moments. We go back to Foley on the stage. Punk jokes about accepting an award while not wearing pants and thanks everyone. Punk says if we thought that was extreme, watch what he does to The Shield on Sunday. The bell rings and Rowan goes at it with one of the Usos. The Usos end up getting Rowan and Harper out on the floor. They both leap out and take the Wyatts out as Bray laughs. We go to commercial with The Usos in control.
Back from the break and Harper is in control of one of the Usos in the ring now. Harper runs Uso over and covers for another pin attempt. Rowan comes back in and manhandles Uso some more. Rowan misses a splash in the corner and hits the ring post. Jimmy Uso tags in and goes at it with Harper, hitting him with clotheslines. Uso with a superkick on Rowan and then Harper. Harper kicks him in the face. Uso with a big Samoan Drop.
Uso with the back splash in the corner and a 2 count on Harper.
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Harper ties Uso up in the ropes and slaps him around now. Jey unties his brother from the ropes but gets knocked to the floor. Jimmy with a superkick and a Superfly Splash but Rowan makes the save for a 2 count. Rowan takes Jey off the apron and slams him face first on the announcers table. Jimmy superkicks Rowan off the apron. Jimmy turns around to a huge clothesline from Harper for the win.
Erick Rowan and Luke Harper — After the match, the lights go out and come back on as we go back to Booker and Lawler on the stage. Bret comes out to a standing ovation and talks about how everyone wants Match of the Year.
The nominees are CM Punk vs. The Rock at WrestleMania We go back to Bret on the stage. The Rock at WrestleMania. Cena comes out to a very mixed reaction. He says WrestleMania 29 was one of the best matches with one of his best opponents. Tamina and Natalya go at it to start the match. Tamina beats Natalya down. Tamina keeps control of Natalya and hits her with knees to the gut in the corner.
Upon graduating from high school, Angle attended the Clarion University of Pennsylvaniawhere he continued to wrestle at an amateur level. Nonetheless, Angle won the trials and then spent the subsequent five months resting and rehabilitating. By the Olympics, Angle was able to compete, albeit with several pain-reducing injections in his neck. The bout saw Jadidi earn a point after two minutes and 42 seconds by turning Angle, and Angle earning a point of his own with a takedown after three minutes and four seconds.
The officials' decision was protested by Jadidi. In AprilAngle revealed that he was planning a comeback to amateur wrestling for the Summer Olympics in London. InAngle was announced as an inductee into the International Sports Hall of Fame for his amateur wrestling accomplishments.
This angle involved Singh paying Angle money to blow his nose on the American flag. Angle instead blew his nose on Singh's flag and fought him off. In the following months, Angle wrestled on house shows and in other dark matches in preparation for his televised debut. Angle then lost the championship to Steve Bradley on August 7. He is noted for learning the art of pro wrestling quicker than almost anyone else;  WWE executive and former opponent Triple H described Angle as "probably the fastest guy I've ever seen pick this business up", owing to "phenomenal" athleticism and an "aptitude" for the industry.
Slaughter for his ring entrance, which became associated with Angle for the rest of his career. In his initial push, he remained undefeated for several weeks, eventually losing to the debuting Tazz by passing out at the Royal Rumble. In his promos, Angle presented himself as a role model and stressed the need to work hard to realize one's dreams, stressing the 3 I's, "Intensity, Integrity and Intelligence". In his promos and ring entrances, Angle always wear replicas of his gold medals around his neck.
While he stood for many principles that are associated with facesAngle was noticeably booed in his debut match and even the next night on Raw Is War in his match against The Godfatherwhich took place in his hometown of Pittsburgh.
The fans in general did not react positively to his billing as the first "real athlete" in the WWF, which ultimately led to him being portrayed as a heeltalking down to the audience and behaving as if he thought he was better than the fans and fellow wrestlers, usually taunting them with the question of, "Where are your gold medals? He dropped both of his titles without ever conceding a fall in a two falls Triple Threat match with Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho at WrestleMania Angle offered him his friendship and one of his gold medals, but Austin was not pleased by telling him that he would keep it in a nice safe place, to which Austin referred to "right up his ass" before attacking Angle and throwing his medal to the floor.
Continuing the feud, Angle again defeated Benoit in a two out of three falls match at Judgment Day. Angle won the third fall, a ladder matchwith the help of Edge and Christian. Grand Slam winner — [ edit ] Main articles: At the close of the match, Austin nailed Angle with a Stone Cold Stunnercausing him to get pinned by the other team. He remained a heel by claiming sole responsibility for the destruction of The Alliance. After the match, Edge's tag partner Hulk Hogan attacked Angle and tried to strip of him of his wig, but Angle fled before he could do so.
This confusion caused the match to be labeled a draw.
Benoit pinned Big Show to win the match. After the match Angle and Big Show brutally attacked Benoit.