WWE No Way Out 2012: CM Punk vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Kane Result
WWE No Way Out on PPV
Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ - June 17, 2012
Commentators: Booker T, Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler
WWE Championship: CM Punk (C) def. Daniel Bryan vs. Kane - AJ Lee will most likely be at ringside.
Here we go. Bryan got a huge ovation and Punk's was even more thunderous. Cole does an excellent job highlighting the success Punk's had, listing the superstars he's beaten during his reign that started last November at Survivor Series. Too bad the WWE Title hasn't been in a PPV main event in 2012. Sad.
Punk and Bryan momentarily work together to take out Kane who tried to double chokeslam them. They kick the crap out of Kane as the crowd chants YES! Punk and Bryan trade blows to YES WOO and WHOA chants. Punk backdrops Bryan out of the ring. Kane goes back on the offensive. Big knee by Punk on Kane. Kane outside the ring. Bryan dives onto Kane Top rope splash onto Bryan and Kane on the outside by Punk .Punk jumps into the crowd for a brief second. He throws Bryan back into the ring. Near fall. My buddy Joe Pompa tells me Bryan got the biggest pop in the arena. Pretty close with Punk and Bryan for biggest pop.
Kane slams Punk into the steel post. He does an abdominal stretch with the post on the outside. Drop kick by Kane onto Punk, focusing on his midsection. Kane attempts a body triangle, but Punk elbows his way out. Crowd is mild, but explodes when Bryan comes back in the ring. Bryan splashes Punk. Kane takes him out. Bryan recovers and hits Kane with a hard clothesline that staggers the big red man. Then, he kicks the hell out of Kane and is out of the ring. Back in the ring, Punk chops Bryan to WOOOOOO! chants. Bryan fires back. Snap suplex by Bryan.
Ben says AJ Lee's storyline is best featuring WWE Diva since Mae Young and Mark Henry. Someone's had a few drinks or doesn't remember Mickie James vs. Trish Stratus. Punk attempts a superplex. Kane comes in and hits Punk. Bryan flies and drop kicks both men down. Both wrestlers on their knees as Bryan hits them with stiff YES KICKS, taking Kane's head off. Punk ducks under and fires back. He gives Kane and Bryan high knees at the corners across the ring. Bulldog by Punk. Near fall by Punk on Kane after Bryan breaks it up. Powerslam by Punk on Bryan. Kick out.
Punk goes up top. Bryan follows him. Kane has Bryan on his shoulder, setting up a doomsday device. Punk hits the sloppiest ripoff of L.O.D.'s finisher I've ever seen, nearly taking Bryan's head off and staggering Kane. Punk hits his Randy Savage elbow drop on Bryan. Kick out. Kane now back in the ring. Notice how mild crowd gets when Kane's in the ring and on offense? Punk attempts his Savage elbow on Kane. Misses. Bryan hits the diving headbutt on Punk. Let's go, Goatface! Kick out by Punk. Bryan knocks Kane off the apron. Punk nearly rolls him up for the pin. Kick by Bryan, followed the YES LOCK. Punk reverses to a pin attempt. Kick out. GTS by Punk. Kane breaks it up.