Backstage: Josh Mathews asks Randy Orton about his match against CM Punk tonight. Randy says that Punk has always called himself the Best in the World. Randy says that he never believed that when he beat him two years ago at Wrestlemania or tonight. He will not believe that when he wins on Sunday. If John Cena retains and finds himself in a vulnerable state, he will not hesitate to cash in the contract and take the title from Cena.
CM Punk versus Randy Orton
They lock up and go around the ring. Punk with a face wash to Orton as he breaks. They push each other and Punk with a side head lock and shoulder tackle for a near fall. Punk with another near fall.They lock up again and Orton with a side head lock. Orton with a shoulder tackle. Punk with a kick but Orton with a drop kick for a near fall. Orton with the Garvin Stomp to Punk. Orton sets for the leaping knee drop but Punk moves out of the way and Punk waves ‘nay nay’. Punk with punches and he hits a suplex and gets a near fall.
Orton with a forearm and European uppercut. Orton tries for the IEDDT but Punk gets into the ring and he sends Orton to the apron. Punk with a drop kick and Orton falls to the floor. Punk with a suicide dive and both men are down as we go to commercial. We are back and Orton with a reverse chin lock. We see Orton with a belly-to-back suplex onto the ringside barrier during the commercial break. Punk with elbows but Orton with head butts and an T-Bone suplex for a near fall. Orton returns to the reverse chin lock.
Punk with knees and forearms followed by a leg lariat. Orton with two clotheslines and then he avoids a clothesline from Punk and Punk knows that the power slam is coming and Punk holds on to the ropes and gets a near fall with a La Magistral. Punk with a swinging neck breaker for a near fall.
Punk with a knee into the corner and he hits the short arm clothesline. Punk goes up top for the elbow drop and he connects. Punk signals that it is time for someone to go to sleep and he gets Orton on his shoulders but Orton escapes and he sends Punk to the apron and hits the IEDDT.
Orton looks around for the spot to twist on the mat and he does it. Orton pounds the mat but Punk counters and tries for a back slide but Orton counters with a power slam for a near fall. Orton with boots to the shoulder and then he picks up Punk and sends him into the turnbuckles. Orton with head butts.
Orton with punches and kicks in the corner. Orton punches Punk in the corner but Punk drops Orton on the turnbuckles. Punk with a knee in the corner. Punk gets Orton on his shoulders but Orton with elbows and he tries for the RKO but Punk with a kick to the head.
Punk gets Orton up and he hits the Go To Sleep and Punk gets the three count.
Winner: CM Punk
After the match, Daniel Bryan attacks CM Punk and kicks him. Bryan sends Punk shoulder first into the ring post. Bryan gets a ladder from under the ring and brings it into the ring. Bryan hits Orton with the ladder. Bryan sets up the ladder in the center of the ring and he climbs it and unhooks the briefcase to win the match .