Tonight is the second annual WWE Elimination Chamber pay per view, live from Oakland, California. Here are the results.
In the dark match that happened live before the pay per view went on the air, WWE United States Champion Daniel Bryan beat Ted DiBiase.
In the opening match, Alberto Del Rio made WWE Intercontinental Champion Kofi Kingston tap out to a rolling cross armbreaker. The Intercontinental Championship was not on the line during the match.
In an Elimination Chamber match for the World Heavyweight Championship, Edge retained his Championship by last defeating Rey Mysterio. Also included in the match were Kane, Wade Barrett, Drew McIntyre and The Big Show. Edge and Mysterio started the match. Barrett entered third, Kane fourth, McIntyre fifth and Big Show sixth.
Order of elimination:
Big Show pinned Barrett after a knockout punch.
Kane pinned Big Show after a chokeslam.
Kane pinned Big Show.
Edge pinned Kane after a spear.
Edge pinned Mysterio after catching him with a mid-air spear.
Post-match, Alberto Del Rio hit the ring and attacked Edge. Christian then made his return and attacked Del Rio. He dropped Del Rio with a Killswitch and then Edge hit him with a spear.
Backstage, Matt Striker interviewed Jerry “The King” Lawler, cut a promo talking about his recently deceased mother.
In the ring, Booker T announces Trish Stratus as a trainer for the upcoming return of Tough Enough.
The Corre (Justin Gabriel & Heath Slater) beat Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov to win the WWE Tag Team Championships. Gabriel pinned Kozlov after hitting the 450 Splash. The Corre were accompanied by Ezekiel Jackson while Tamina accompanied Marella and Kozlov.
Backstage, Todd Grisham interviewed WWE Champion The Miz about his upcoming Title defense against Jerry Lawler.
Vickie Guerrero then came out to the ring to beg SmackDown General Manager Teddy Long to rehire her boyfriend Dolph Ziggler. Long did not rehire Ziggler but did rehire Kelly Kelly. Kelly then came to the ring and attacked Vickie. Michelle McCool and Layla then ran out to attack Kelly and save Vickie. Trish Stratus then came back out and attacked both members of LayCool.
WWE Champion The Miz pinned Jerry “The King” Lawler after a Skull Crushing Finale to retain the Championship.
Backstage, John Cena ate a bowl of Fruity Pebbles as Todd Grisham tried to interview him.
Backstage, Matt Striker interviewed CM Punk, who reminded everyone his recent record against John Cena.
In the main event Elimination Chamber match, John Cena last defeated CM Punk to become number one contender for the WWE Championship. Also included in the match were John Morrison, R-Truth, Randy Orton and King Sheamus. Morrison and Sheamus started the match. Orton entered third. Punk was originally the fourth entrant but his pod wouldn’t open. Once it did Orton caught him with a RKO and pinned him immediately. The anonymous RAW General Manager’s e-mail went off and allowed Punk to re-enter the match due to his pod’s malfunction. John Cena then entered, followed by R-Truth and then Punk once again.
Order of elimination:
Sheamus pinned R-Truth after a Brogue Kick.
Punk pinned Orton after a GTS.
Morrison pinned Sheamus after diving off the top of the domed cage onto Shamus.
Punk pinned Morrison after a GTS.
Cena pinned Punk after an Attitude Adjustment.