WWE Live Event Results (6/23): Albany, NY: Ziggler Wrestles as a Face, Axel & More

Nick Paglino

Curtis AxelThanks to Donnie Bailey for sending in the following:

Match # 1
Curtis Axel defeated The Miz by countout to retain the Intercontinental Championship.  Paul Heyman did not accompany him.

Match # 2
Ted DiBiase defeated Heath Slater by pinfall with a roll-up.

Match # 3
Layla and Kaitlyn defeated Aksana and AJ Lee by pinfall in a Divas Tag Team match after Kaitlyn speared Aksana for the win.

Match # 4
The Great Khali defeated Primo and Epico in a 2-on-1 handicap match after Khali landed a knife chop to the head of Primo for the pinfall.

Match # 5
Sheamus defeated Big E. Langston in a very physical match after Sheamus connected with the Brogue Kick.

Intermission

Match # 6
Dolph Ziggler defeated Antonio Cesaro with Zig Zag in a No DQ match.  The fans were asked to vote between a No DQ match and a 2 out of 3 falls match as an added stipulation to the contest.  No DQ won the majority vote with 90%.

Match # 7
The Usos defeated the Prime Time Players in a tag team match after Jimmy Uso landed an elbow drop from the top turnbuckle on Titus O'Neal for the pinfall.

Main Event
Randy Orton defeated Wade Barrett with an RKO to send the crowd home happy.

Match of the night was Ziggler vs. Cesaro.  It had several big spots including one where Cesaro powerbombed Ziggler through a table.  Both guys looked really sharp.

Biggest Pops

#1 Randy Orton
#2 Sheamus
#3 Dolph Ziggler
#4 The Miz
#5 The Great Khali

Biggest Heat

#1 Wade Barrett
#2 Curtis Axel
#3 Big E. Langston
#4 Antonio Cesaro
#5 AJ Lee

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