WWE Summerslam Results (8/19) – Y2J/Ziggler, The “Perfect Storm” Hits Hard, Does Punk Earn Respect?

Bill Pritchard

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By Bill Pritchard for Wrestlezone.com
August 19th 2012

Dolph Ziggler (w/ Vickie Guerrero) vs Chris Jericho

Jericho tries to lock up but Dolph rolls out of the ring, thrn Jericho goes after him but Dolph runs around the ring to get away. Jericho catches him with an elbow on the way back in, then he follows with a shoulder block and a chop to the chest. He sets up for a suplex but Dolph floats over, then he attacks Jericho's ribs and gets a near fall pin attempt. Dolph sends him off the ropes but Jericho holds on and backdrops Dolph outside, then Jericho psyches the crowd up and dives outside. Dolph rolls away and Jericho crashes on the floor, then Dolph rolls him in and kicks him before choking him on the ropes. The ref calls for a break so Dolph dropkicks him and hits Jericho's ribs, then he puts him in a side headlock but Jericho breaks it and chops him near the corner.

Dolph hits Jericho's ribs again then drops him with a neckbreaker for two, then he punches him in the face and sends him into the ropes. Jericho counters with a roll through pin attempt, then he pulls himself up in the corner and he avoids a corner splash by Dolph. Jericho tries to get going on offense but Dolph goes right back to the ribs, then Jericho counters a corner whip with a boot to the head. He goes up top and hits  an axe handle smash, but Dolph throws him into the corner and catches him with a legdrop bulldog for two. Jericho takes Dolph down and goes for Walls of Jericho, then Dolph shifts his hips to break it but Jericho catches him offguard with an enziguiri. Jericho runs at him in the corner but Dolph dives away and Jericho hits the turnbuckles, then Dolph puts him in a sleeperhold but Jericho slams him in the corner to break the hold.

Dolph goes up top but Jericho cuts him off, then he punches him ten times and follows it up with a jumping hurricanrana for a two count. Jericho gets up but Dolph surprises him with a DDT, then they slug it out until Jericho elbows Dolph and takes him down with a bulldog. Jericho goes for a Lionsault but Dolph gets his knees up, then he jumps up and hits a Zig Zag but Jericho kicks out and Dolph can't believe it. Jericho surprises Dolph with a Codebreaker, then Dolph rolls out of the ring so Jericho rolls him back in the ring and Vickie tries to grab his foot. Dolph tries to steal a pin but Jericho kicks out, then he throws Dolph into the ringpost and gets him to tap out to the Walls of Jericho.

Winner – Chris Jericho

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