Sheamus wants to know what the story is. He says any night that starts with a fight is a good night for him. He does not need the luck of the Irish. He has a lucky right boot that will make Del Rio look like a piĂ±ata. After defending his title tonight, he will move on to Battleground where he will win the Intercontinental Title and unite the titles.
Alberto Del Rio interrupts and he says that he will be the one to unify the titles. He will drag Sheamus around this arena like the dog that he is.
Sheamus says that he doesnâ€™t understand Spanish, but he knows that they are fighting words. Sheamus says that anything goes. He can take a kendo stick and smash him in the face until he is good looking. He can ram a chair down his throat. He can do a Mexican hat dance around Del Rio.
Alberto tells Sheamus to kiss his title goodbye.
Sheamus tells Bertie to take his ass down to the ring . . . fella.
Alberto says that it will be his pleasure . . . fella.
Match Number One: Sheamus versus Alberto Del Rio for the United States Title in a Last Man Standing Match
They lock up and they exchange punches and then they go over the top rope to the floor. Sheamus sends Del Rio into the ringside barrier and the referee makes the first count of the match. Sheamus sends Del Rio into the ringside barrier again and he adds punches. Del Rio sends Sheamus into the ring post.
The referee starts his count, but Sheamus gets up. Sheamus is sent into the ringside barrier. Sheamus sends Del Rio into the announce table and he is down again. Del Rio avoids the announce table and he sends Sheamus into the announce table. Sheamus grabs the cover to the announce table and he throws it at Del Rio and Alberto is down.
Del Rio with a kick but Sheamus with a Finlay Slam on the floor and then he waits for the referee to make his count. Del Rio hits Sheamus with a kendo stick and Sheamus is down on the announce table.
We go to commercial.
We are back and the action is in the ring and the referee is counting while Del Rio goes up the turnbuckles. We see Del Rio hitting Sheamus with the kendo stick as he comes off the turnbuckles during the commercial break. Del Rio does the same thing to Sheamus and the referee counts again.
Del Rio lets go of the kendo stick and Sheamus goes after it, but Del Rio with a baseball slide and then he hits Sheamus with the kendo stick. Del Rio goes up top for a third time and Sheamus knocks the kendo stick out of Del Rioâ€™s hands and Del Rio is down. Sheamus punches Del Rio. Sheamus with two running double sledges followed by a shoulder in the corner and a running knee lift. Sheamus runs into boots in the corner but Sheamus with a uranage back breaker.
The referee starts his count. Del Rio gets back to his feet but Sheamus has the kendo stick in his hands. Del Rio begs for mercy and Sheamus will have none of that. Sheamus hits Del Rio in the arm but he misses when Del Rio moves. Sheamus connects with another stick shot and Del Rio is down. The referee starts his count.
Sheamus gets Del Rio on his shoulders but Del Rio with elbows and then he hits a DDT and both men are down. Del Rio kicks Sheamus but Sheamus moves when Del Rio goes for a splash against the ropes. Del Rio falls victim to the ten forearms on the apron but Sheamus does twenty instead. Del Rio is pushed off the apron against the announce table and the referee starts his count.
Del Rio gets up at nine and we go to commercial.
We are back and Del Rio is down and the referee is counting. Sheamus with a belly-to-back suplex and then he goes to the floor. Sheamus gets a chair and he brings it into the ring. Del Rio hits Sheamus with the kendo stick and then Del Rio with a super kick into the chair that hits Sheamus in the head. The referee starts his count. Del Rio hits Sheamus with the kendo stick and then he wedges the chair in the turnbuckles.
Sheamus punches Del Rio but Del Rio with a knee to the midsection. Del Rio goes to the floor and he grabs another chair. Sheamus blocks a chair shot from Del Rio and Sheamus pushes the chair away. Sheamus with a power slam and then Sheamus looks around. Sheamus pounds his chest to suggest the Brogue Kick is coming but Del Rio moves and Sheamus has his foot caught in the turnbuckles.
Del Rio with a lungblower and the referee starts his count. Del Rio misses a super kick and Sheamus hits White Noise and the referee counts for both men. Sheamus rolls to the floor and Del Rio gets up while in the ring. Sheamus goes under the ring and he finds a table so the fans get what they have been chanting for all match.
Sheamus sets up the table while Del Rio struggles to get back to his feet. Del Rio with an arm breaker and a step up enzuigiri in the corner. Del Rio tells the referee to start his count. Sheamus gets up and Del Rio kicks Sheamus in the back of the leg. Del Rio tries to go for the cross arm breaker but Sheamus pushes Del Rio away. Sheamus hits the chair in the corner and Del Rio applies the cross arm breaker.
Sheamus rolls over and he summons the power of the Fella and he hits a one arm power bomb through the table. The referee starts his count and both men are down. Sheamus gets up at nine and so does Del Rio. Sheamus with a Brogue Kick and Del Rio is down again. The referee gets to ten.