WWE RAW Results (9/2) – HHH Forces Show To Fight Bryan, Fires Cody Rhodes, Punk Promises To Break Heyman

Bill Pritchard

Bryan says the doubt made him who he is, and Orton will never understand how it is because he's always been given everything. Bryan says he knows he can beat Orton, and deep down Orton and HHH know it, otherwise they wouldn't put him in gauntlet matches and beat him up. He says they know what the fans know, and Orton might have the genetics of a champion, but he has no heart and he just acts like a big dog. HHH cuts him off and says he is too angry, but his anger is misdirected because Bryan should be mad at Big Show, who watches him get beat up every week. He says Show stands and watches the attacks, but Bryan can get his anger out in tonight's main event when he faces Big Show one on one.

HHH and Orton are shown walking backstage bragging about making Bryan and Big Show fighting, then they run into Cody Rhodes and say hello. Cody says tonight's main event should be good if no one gets involved, and HHH asks him what exactly he means by that. Cody says with all due respect, Orton versus Bryan is good for business, then HHH tells him that he decides what is good for business, not him. HHH says Cody is probably busy planning his wedding, one that he didn't get invited to, but he did get him a wedding present, a match with Orton tonight. Cody says it's a honor, but HHH says Cody needs to win or he won't be here much longer, and there's a lot riding on him coming through.

Fandango (w/ Summer Rae) vs The Miz

Miz takes Fandango down and goes for an early Figure Four, but Fandango rolls outside so Miz kicks him though the ropes. Miz throws him into the barricade and dances with Summer Rae, then he slides in the ring and gets a near fall rollup. Miz takes Fandango down and gets another near fall, then he applies a side headlock but Fandango throws him into the ropes, so Miz hits a clothesline. Miz kicks him in the face and applies a chinlock as we go to a break, then we get back to see Fandango whip Miz into the ropes. Fandango throws him headfirst into the turnbuckles and chokes him on the ropes, then Summer hits Miz in the face while Fandango taunts the crowd. Miz comes back with a legwhip from the middle rope, then goes for a Figure Four but Fandango kicks him back and avoids a corner clothesline. Fandango hits him and connects with a springboard legd lariat, then he goes for a pin but Miz counters with a Figure Four and makes him tap out.

Winner – The Miz

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