WWE returned to Hartford, Connecticut for a house show. With John Cena on the shelf with a shoulder injury, once again Ryback stepped in for Cena. The result is the WWE Championship being on the line when CM Punk defends his title against Ryback.
WWE House Show Results 10/21/12.
Brodus Clay picked up the win over Jack Swagger.
Damien Sandow scored the win over JTG. Talk about your random house show matches.
The WWE Diva's Champion Eve Torres retained her title over Layla.
Michael McGillicutty scored the win over David Otunga in thirty seconds. The mighty have fallen far.
Kane and Daniel Bryan kept the WWE Tag Team Titles over Epico and Primo. No hug between Daniel Bryan and Kane. So Kane hugged everyone else, including the referee. I'd imagine it was a Kodiak Moment.
Santino Marella pinned Tensai with the Cobra. The mighty have fallen far again. Remember when Tensai was supposed to be the big summer opponent with John Cena?
United States Champion Antonio Cesaro pinned Sin Cara.
Ryback defeated WWE Champion CM Punk via disqualification when Paul Heyman interfered.