The main event of the first Tribute to the Troops featured John Cena battling Big Show during the early days of their storied rivalry. Nick emerged — dressed a bit more traditionally. Big Show goes one-on-one with Damien Sandow at Tribute to the Troops 2013. History will always remember Shawn Michaels and Triple H as best friends, members of The Kliq and the co-founders of D-Generation X. Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins make their entrance in a tank at Tribute to the Troops 2013. As the challenge commenced and the two struggled for victory, the major general continued to taunt the demonic Superstar.
After the match ended, Rodriguez paid for his interference as he and Del Rio were left Shell Shocked. There was something strangely familiar about St. During the battle, Ryback used his raw power to gain an edge against his experienced and cunning opponent. Seeing Cesaro in action — especially at Tribute to the Troops, where he displayed his incredible power by lifting and tossing Cena around — certainly puts the Swiss Superstar in that category as well. But Kane answered the officer's challenge. Momentum shifted back and forth, with the chaotic match starts and stops taking a toll on everyone involved — except the Cenation leader.
In the main event, defeated , and came out after the match, performed a on both men, and finally invited all the talent backstage to the ring to celebrate. The Wyatt Family On the edge of their seats, the members of the U. McMahon ripped off Santa's hat and beard to reveal John Cena, who had been injured and out of action. This is also the first Tribute to the Troops that was taped indoors rather than outdoors. During a battle between Zack Ryder and Jack Swagger, then—United States Champion Dolph Ziggler joined Swagger at ringside. Unfortunately, Ziggler and Big Show were never truly on the same page and Orton and Sheamus took advantage.
There certainly is no love lost between Bryan and Wyatt, and their confrontation quickly degraded into an all-out brawl. McMahon and revealing embarrassing stories about The Chairman. Armed Forces and their families. However, an assist from Rodriguez allowed Del Rio the opportunity to nearly defeat the monstrous competitor. Grimsley was unfazed by the demonic and daunting task standing in front of him, grinning at Kane and flexing his muscles.
Kane competes in an arm wrestling contest at Tribute to the Troops against Maj. SmackDown General Manager Booker T then restarted the match and demanded that a winner be decided. Daughtry and performed, with the former host hosting. McMahon dann einen Attitude Adjustment. I know they are looking forward to Tribute to the Troops, and we are looking forward to saying thanks for all they do. In 2006, the show was taped at in Baghdad, aired on Raw on Christmas Day, and had pin in the main event.
Champion Antonio Cesaro from berating America and explaining his superiority over the nation he represents as champion. . Seeing them emerge from a tank on a military base and ready for in-ring battle was truly a sight to behold. Few Superstars would even think about taunting The Big Red Monster, but Grimsley offered Kane a chance to back out. With the men and women of the U. Sandow made his way to the ring, insulting his fellow Superstars, specifically Big Show, and expressing his desire to be the Champion of Champions.
SmackDown General Manager did not take kindly to the chaos and stated that the service members in attendance deserved order. It aired December 19 on. As Punk prepared to execute the Go To Sleep on Erick Rowan, Bray Wyatt attacked, ending the match in another disqualification. McMahon brought some bad news to the men and women in uniform: Santa Claus would not be making an appearance at the event. Daughtry has won four American Music Awards, sold millions of albums and singles around the world, and continues to give back to the military by performing at deployment locations as well as sold out arenas around the world. As Bryan was about to pin Wyatt and secure victory, and interfered, resulting in a disqualification.
Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns were masters of psychological combat — their presence was enough to intimidate even the most stalwart of competitors. The men and women in uniform attending the event were ecstatic to see The Phenom in action and cheered him on throughout the entire contest. He did so again in 2010. The troops stationed in Tikrit went wild as The Cenation Leader hoisted The Chairman on his shoulders a delivered an impactful Attitude Adjustment. They had a number of classic confrontations — an Unsanctioned Match, a Hell in a Cell Match, the Elimination Chamber and more — but their Boot Camp battle in Afghanistan is an oft-forgotten classic.
The contest raged on and Heidenreich soon became visibly frustrated that he could not build momentum against The Deadman and left the ring. Results Stipulations Times 1 defeated by disqualification 14:19 2 defeated Singles match 6:34 3 and vs. This year, the holiday tradition will be hosted by Access Hollywood's Michelle Beadle and will include special messages from some of the biggest names in Hollywood such as Will Ferrell, Bruce Willis, Ryan Seacrest, Christina Applegate and Stephen Colbert. In its main event, John Cena, and Rey Mysterio defeated , The Big Show and Randy Orton in a six-man tag team match. A day before taping, a mortar attack happened near the camp, injuring 14 soldiers. For the first time in history, The Texas Rattlesnake stood face to face with Cena. Both Superstars pulled out all the stops, including utilizing sandbags and a mop as foreign objects, in an intense brawl that ultimately saw Michaels emerge victorious.