Inside Pulse’s WWE Survivor Series 2012 Live Coverage Report

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Welcome to’s Live Coverage of WWE Survivor Series! Keep it here for all the match-by-match updates, with the latest in ITALICS!

During the YouTube Pre-Show, Dolph reveals to the rest of the team that Cody Rhodes can not compete tonight, and his replacement will be David Otunga.

3MB (Jinder Mahal & Heath Slater) vs. Santino Marella & Zack Ryder

Drew McIntyre is back with the band & still in a cast on his hand. 3MB are all in matching leather pants gear. Ryder & Jinder start. Quick tags back and forth on both teams, with 3MB taking control over Ryder. Slater charges Ryder in the corner, but Ryder moves, hot tag to Santino, who hip tosses Slater, then follows it with the Salute Headbutt. Santino goes for the Cobra, but Jinder distracts him, and Slater lays him out. Slater tosses the Cobra puppet to the floor. Santino is now being beat down, and gets the hot tag to Ryder. Ryder with a Missile Dropkick on Jinder, and follows it with the Broski Boot for a 2 count when Slater breaks it up. Santino tries to take Slater out but Slater sends him to the floor. Ryder then hits the Rough Ryder on Slater, but Jinder is still the legal man. While the ref is getting Slater out of the ring, Drew hits Ryder in the back of his head with his cast, and Jinder follows it with a Full Nelson Slam for the pin.
Winners – 3MB

The PPV starts with an awesome video package highlighting the 2 Title matches. Pryo hits, and that crappy song plays. Cole welcomes us, and Lawler & JBL are with him.

Survivor Series Elimination Match
Brodus Clay (w/ Naomi & Candace), Tyson Kidd, Justin Gabriel, Sin Cara & Rey Mysterio vs. Tensai, Primo, Epico (w/ Rosa) & The Prime Time Players

Epico & Kidd start. Gabriel in, double team with Kidd, Kidd back in and gets a 2 on Epico. Rey is tagged in, but Epico is able to get to Young. Back and forth, Primo & Sin Cara in. Primo goes for a Powerbomb, but Cara flips through and slams Primo on his back for 2. Primo up quickly, and he lays out Cara. Tensai is in, and the crowd boos him, and starts to chant Albert. Tensai tries to take the faces off the apron, but Clay headbutts him. The match then falls apart, and the 4 high flying faces take turns leaping on the heel team, sans Tensai. Tensai & Clay square off. Clay botches a suplex on Tensai. Tensai fights back, huge clothesline, then a Senton for the pin on Clay.

Brodus Clay eliminated by Tensai.

Gabriel is in to replace Clay, and Tensai is quick to lay him out, and then try a Senton again, but Gabriel moves, and then rolls up Tensai for the pin.

Tensai eliminated by Gabriel.

Kidd & Titus are in the ring. They go back and forth, but Kidd is able to slingshot into a flipping pin to eliminate Titus.

O’Neil eliminated by Kidd.

Epico in, and Kidd quickly locks on the Sharpshooter for the Submission.

Epico eliminated by Kidd.

Primo lays out Kidd before he lets go of the Sharpshooter. Kidd is able to get to Mysterio, who sends Primo to the ropes, and rolls him up for the pin.

Primo eliminated by Mysterio.

Young is in, and he becomes a punching back for the faces. Swanton by Cara, Springboard Moonsault from Gabriel, Springboard Elbow from Kidd, Top Rope Splash from Mysterio.

Young eliminated by Mysterio.
Survivors – Kidd, Gabriel, Mysterio & Sin Cara

Kaitlyn is walking towards the ring for her Title match, but a woman with blonde hair attacks her. Kaitlyn is ready this time, and takes her out. She pulls off the blonde wig and it is Aksana. Eve enters to see if Kaitlyn is ok, but Kaitlyn shoves her, and storms to the ring.

WWE Diva’s Championship Match
Eve Torres (c) vs. Kaitlyn

Kaitlyn is in green military pants with a black tank top, and Eve is in her normal gear. Kaitlyn over powers Eve to start the match. Kaitlyn mounts Eve and pounds on here. Eve fights out, slides out of the ring. Kaitlyn follows, and tosses her back in. Eve begs for mercy, but Kaitlyn sends her off the ropes, and hits a shoulder. Kaitlyn with a Gut Buster for a 2. Kaitlyn tries to pull Eve in the center of the ring, but Eve holds onto the ring apron. Eve is able to get free, and slides to the floor where she tugged the apron. Kaitlyn follows, and is on the messed up apron, so Eve pulls it out from under her. Eve sends Kaitlyn back in and hits the Heart Breaker for the pin.
Winner & Still Champion – Eve

Backstage, Mick Foley is trying to rally his team, who keeps bickering. Foley wants to do a ‘Bang Bang’ cheer, and all get in on it, besides Orton. Foley asks what’s going on with Orton, and he responds with a simple ‘I hate you’.

United States Championship Match
Antonio Cesaro (c) vs. R-Truth

Cesaro overpowers Truth to start. Cesaro working on the midsection, locks on a bear hug. Truth tries to fight out multiple times, and he finally did, and kicks him in the gut. Truth then with some jumping lariats. Truth with a leg lariat for 2. Truth with a Suplex Stunner for 2. Truth goes for the Lie Detector, but Cesaro dodges it, hits the lift up European Uppercut, then the Neutralizer for the pin.
Winner & Still Champion – Antonio Cesaro

Recap of the AJ/Cena “scandal.”

AJ comes out and tells us that she will reveal the truth. Vickie comes out. AJ then shows a picture of Vickie & Ricardo eating burritos. “You are really enjoying Ricardo’s burrito.” Then a picture of JR & Vickie, with Vickie covered in BBQ sauce. “That’s quite a Slobberknocker, huh?” Then a picture of Brodus & Vickie dancing. She then makes a fat joke. AJ then says that she won’t hit Vickie, because she doesn’t want to lose her job, but the fact is, if Vickie hits AJ, Vickie will lose her job too, as per the Board of Director’s. AJ then gets in Vickie’s face. Tamina attacks AJ from behind, and then hits a Superfly Splash. Vickie acts surprised, and then laughs in AJ’s face.

Promo for the Attitude Era DVD, which comes out on Tuesday, apparently.

Recap of Sheamus/Big Show.

World Heavyweight Championship
Big Show (c) vs. Sheamus

Sheamus quickly ties Show up in the ropes. and clubs away. Sheamus tries to go off the top rope with a shoulder block, but Show spears him out if it. Sheamus falls to the floor, and Show follows, then sends him to the steps. Back in the ring, Show is dominating the match. Sheamus tries to fight back, but Show kicks him upside the head, and follows it with a running elbow drop for 2. Show continues to dominate. Show goes for a Vader Bomb, but Sheamus gets underneath him, and gets Show on his shoulders!! Sheamus with an Electric Chair on Big Show, amazing. Both men on their knees, and they are punching each other. Sheamus is up first, goes for a Brogue Kick, but Show catches him in the throat. Sheamus fights out of the Choke Slam, and hits White Noise. Sheamus is calling for another Brogue Kick, but Show pulls the ref in the way, and the ref is laid out with the kick. Two other refs come out to check on the ref, and Show hits the WMD, and pins Sheamus. The other ref calls off the pin, revealing that Show pulled the original ref in the way, so the match results in a DQ.
Winner via DQ – Sheamus

Show is arguing with the refs, and Sheamus attacks Show from behind with a chair, and delivers a massive chair beatdown. Sheamus then hits Show with a Brogue Kick.

Commercial for WWE sponsoring The Rolling Stones.

Survivor Series Elimination Match
Dolph Ziggler, Damian Sandow, David Otunga, Wade Barrett & Alberto Del Rio (w/ Ricardo Rodriguez) vs. Randy Orton, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Kofi Kingston & The Miz (w/ Mick Foley)

Otunga & Kofi start. Kofi sends Otunga to the floor, then leaps off the top to the floor on Otunga! Bryan tagged in, crowd chants ‘YES’, gets under Bryan’s skin, Otunga is able to tag in Sandow. Bryan hits the running dropkick in the corner, then the straight kicks. Sandow tries to leave, but Kane tosses him back in, tags himself in, Choke Slams Sandow for the pin.

Kane Eliminates Sandow.

Kane & Bryan bicker over what just happened, and Kane tosses Bryan over the top rope. Ziggler comes from behind hits the Zig Zag on Kane for the pin.

Ziggler Eliminates Kane.

Orton & Miz argue over who should go in next. Bryan ends up in the match with Barrett. Barrett is in the corner, Bryan goes for the running dropkick, but Barrett moves, and sends Bryan to the floor. Otunga tagged in, starts working over Bryan, but he is quickly able to apply the NO! Lock for the submission.

Bryan Eliminates Otunga

Del Rio in, lays out Bryan, then sends him to the ropes. Bryan back body drops ADR over the top, tags in Kofi. Kofi with a springboard clothesline on ADR. Ziggler distracts Kofi, and Barrett is tagged in. Barrett hits the Bullhammer Elbow on Kofi for the pin.

Barrett Eliminates Kingston.

Bryan enters, and he ‘NO’ kicks Barrett. Barrett is able to send Bryan to the floor, and tags in ADR. Bryan tries to quickly lock on the NO! Lock, but ADR fights out, and locks on the Cross Armbreaker for the submission.

Del Rio Eliminates Bryan.

Miz enters the match for the first time. Works on ADR some, then tags in Orton. The heels take turns beating down Orton. Orton hits a back body drop on Ziggler, tags in Miz, who is on fire. Miz is able to clear the ring. Miz goes for the Skull Crushing Finale on Barrett, but Barrett Mule Kicks him. Barrett goes for a Meltdown Slam, but Miz slide though and hits the Skull Crushing Finale for the pin.

The Miz Eliminates Barrett.

ADR in, Miz tires a quick pin. Miz then hits a German Suplex with a pin for 2. Miz sends ADR to the turnbuckle, Miz goes for his corner clothesline, but ADR moves, and Miz is stuck in the corner. ADR then hits an enziguri to the back of Miz’s head for the pin.

Del Rio Eliminates The Miz.

Orton hits a Power Slam on ADR, but Ricardo distracts Orton. Foley pulls Ricardo off the apron, and feeds him Mr. Socko. Orton goes for a RKO, but Ziggler comes in, goes for a kick to break it up, but ends him hitting ADR. Orton sends Ziggler to the corner shoulder first. ADR attacks Orton from behind, calls for the Cross Armbreaker, but Orton is able to reverse out of the set up, RKO for the pin.

Orton Eliminates Del Rio.

Orton tries for a RKO on Ziggler, but Ziggler holds the ropes. Ziggler hits the Zig Zag for 2. Orton is back quickly, hits the Viper DDT. Orton starts to call for a RKO, but then slowly stands up, and it looks like he wants to Punt Ziggler. Orton charges, but Ziggler is up quickly, and superkicks Orton for the pin.

Ziggler Eliminates Orton
Sole Survivor – Dolph Ziggler

The Day DVD commercial.

Recap of the lead-in to the WWE Championship Match.

Triple Threat Match for the WWE Championship
CM Punk (c) (w/ Paul Heyman) vs. John Cena vs. Ryback

Cena is out with a new shirt, navy with yellow print. He is also in khaki shorts. Punk in black with red tights. Ryback in another unique singlet. Both men take turns chasing Punk around the ring. Ryback sends Punk to the floor, and then he faces off with Cena. Back and forth, Punk enters. Punk with a big time drop kick on Ryback, who rolls to the floor. Punk is gloating, but Cena rolls him up for 2. Punk up quickly, and is able to lock on the Last Chancery. Ryback over, dead lifts Punk out of the move, and power slams him. Cena over, hits the spinning slam, and wants the You Can’t See Me, but Ryback pops up, and lays out Cena. Punk locks on a headlock, holding Ryback down. Fans starts to chant ‘Feed Me More.’ Ryback fights out, hits a Meathook Clothesline. Ryback then calls for the Shellshock, but Cena breaks it up, and locks the STFU on Ryback! Ryback can not fight out, Punk hits a Top Rope Elbow on the back of Cena’s head. Punk wants a GTS, but Cena slides out. They go punch for punch, until Ryback double clothesline then both. Ryback sends both to the floor, and it looks like he wants to double Shellshock both Cena & Punk. Both of them fight back, and team up and beat down Ryback. Punk then clears the announce table, and they double suplex Ryback through the table! Back in the ring, Cena hits the spinning power slam, then the You Can’t See Me. Cena goes for the AA, but Punk slides though, hits the GTS, but only gets a 2 count! Punk is frustrated, complains to the ref, giving enough time for Cena to recover and hit the AA, but he only gets a 2 count! Ryback still on the floor, both men and slow to get up. Punk with a series of kicks to the hamstrings & gut, Cena ducks one to the head, grabs Punk’s legs and wants to lock on the STFU, but Punk fights out, sends Cena to the corner, hits the running corner knee. Cena reverses out of the running Bulldog, locks on the STFU. Ryback is back, pulls Cean to the floor, hits a Meathook on the floor. In the ring, Ryback hits the Meathook, then the Shellshock. Cena breaks up the pin, and gets a Shellshock of his own. Then 3 men, all in black, attack Ryback. Cole identifies them as Romen Reigns, Dean Ambrose & Seth Rollins!! They clear the Spanish announce table, and they put Ryback through it with a 3-Man Powerbomb! In the ring, Punk picks up the scraps, and pins the laid out Cena for the win.
Winner & Still Champion – CM Punk

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