WWE Tag Team Championships – Tag Team Turmoil Match
The Hart Dynasty (c’s) vs. The Usos w/ Tamina
The Hart Dynasty will have to go through four other teams to retain their titles. Tyson Kidd is in first with one of The Usos. Michael Cole can’t even tell the difference. We started with Jay and now Jimmy is in. Jimmy misses a charge on Kidd and hits the corner. Tag to DH Smith. Smith with an overhead belly-to-belly suplex. Kidd gets the tag and connects with a springboard moonsault on both Usos at ringside. Kidd gets a Sharpshooter locked in. Jay breaks it up and kicks Kidd in the head. The Usos get the win.
The Hart Dynasty is eliminated.
Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov are out next to take on The Usos. Santino splashes one of The Usos and Kozlov takes out the other. Tamina is up on the ring apron to distract Santino. Samoan Drop by one of The Usos and they stay alive.
Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov are eliminated.
Evan Bourne and Mark Henry are up next to take on The Usos. Bourne with a series of kicks early. Tag to Henry who puts together a series of big clotheslines and a right hand. World’s Strongest Slam by Henry. Bourne is up top and hits the Shooting Star Press. Bourne hooks the leg and The Usos are eliminated.
The Usos are eliminated.
Drew McIntyre and “Dashing” Cody Rhodes are out next and are the final team. We will determine new champions here. McIntyre goes after Bourne right away pushing him into the corner hitting some kicks and stomps. Tag to Rhodes who kicks Bourne right in the face. McIntyre with a big uppercut. Bourne with an elbow and kick to the leg. McIntyre comes back quickly with a big clothesline. Quick tags between McIntyre and Rhodes as they work over Bourne. McIntyre now the leg man and drops Bourne over his knee. Bourne is tossed out and Rhodes gets in a few shots as McIntyre distracts the referee. Rhodes overhead the commentary and praised Cole for referring to him as “Dashing” Cody Rhodes. McIntyre has Bourne up in a vertical suplex and Bourne drives knees into the head of McIntyre. Hot tag to Henry. Headbutt to McIntyre as Rhodes gets the legal tag. Henry has Rhodes up and drops him down over the mat. Tag to Bourne who stands on the shoulders of Henry. McIntyre walks up and kicks the legs of Henry as Bourne jumps off. Bourne with a spin kick to McIntyre. Rhodes with Cross Rhodes on Bourne. Rhodes gets the pinfall.
Winners and new WWE Tag Team Champions: Drew McIntyre & “Dashing” Cody Rhodes
After the match, Drew McIntyre and “Dashing” Cody Rhodes celebrate winning the tag titles. Matt Striker adds that this means McIntyre and Rhodes can appear on any show they want now.
A video package airs highlighting the arrival of Alberto Del Rio in WWE and on Smackdown.
* Sheamus defending the WWE Championship in a Six Pack Challenge Elimination Match against John Cena, Randy Orton, Edge, Chris Jericho and Wade Barrett is up next to close the show.