April 26, 2004|
Topeka, Kansas - Kansas Expocentre
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler
- HEAT TAPINGS:
- Carly Colon def local jobber (dark match)..
- Garrison Cade beat Steven Richards..
- Randy Orton def Val Venis to retain the IC TITLE..
- The Hurricane & Rosey def two jobbers..
- DIVAS TAG MATCH: Lita & Victoria vs Molly Holly & Gail Kim..
- Victoria pulled Molly Holly's wig off while Lita DDT'd Gail Kim for the victory..
- Molly Holly took a fit after the match and attacked Lita..
- IN THE RING: Lita & Kane..
- Kane's music hit and Kane came out and cornered Lita, then stroked her hair and grinned..
- Kane was about to kiss Lita when she slipped under the ropes and ran into Matt Hardys arms backstage..
- BACKSTAGE: Lita & Matt Hardy + Kane..
- Matt Hardy consoled Lita and promised he would get revenge on Kane later tonight..
- Kane snuck up behind them, Lita screamed and ran away, while Kane destroyed Matt Hardy..
- IN THE RING: The Coach & Tajiri + Garrison Cade..
- The Coach came out and insulted the crowd until Tajiri interrupted and entered the ring..
- Tajiri made it clear that what he wanted was a rematch..
- The Coach declinded, so Tajiri kicked him out of the ring..
- Garrison Cade showed up to pull The Coach away from harm..
- IN THE RING: Tajiri & Triple H..
- Triple H came down to the ring and gave Tajiri a low blow and kicked him out of the ring..
- Triple H questioned why Shawn Michaels was getting a title shot next Monday night and not him..
- Tajiri got back into the ring to confront Triple H by spewing green mist in his face!
- OFFICE OF THE GM: Eric Bischoff & Triple H..
- Triple H began talking to a potted plant until he realized Eric Bischoff was on the other side of the room..
- Triple H complained to Eric Bischoff about Tajiri's actions..
- Eric Bischoff booker a match between Tajiri & Triple H for later on..
- MATCH: Rhyno vs Rob Conway w/Sylvian Grenier..
- Eugene & William Regal joined Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler at the announce position for the match..
- Eugene began to rattle off obscure statistics (like Rain Man)..
- Eugene eventually got up and started messing around the control area for the pyrotechnics..
- Suddenly some fireworks went off on the stage, distracting Rob Conway, leading to Rhyno scoring the pin!
- BACKSTAGE: La Resistance & Johnny Nitro..
- La Resistance complained about Eugene's actions and demanded justice..
- Johnny Nitro made a match between Rob Conway vs Eugene for two weeks from then..
- INTERVIEW: Todd Grisham & Edge & Chris Benoit + Shawn Michaels..
- Todd Grisham started interviewing Chris Benoit and Edge but Shawn Michaels barged in..
- Shawn Michaels basically stole the spotlight and made the moment his (heel turn?)..
- MATCH: Christian w/Trish Stratus & Tyson Tomko vs Grandmaster Sexay..
- Christian wins after the Unprettier on GMS..
- After the match, Tyston Tomko started beating on a fallen Grandmaster Sexay..
- Chris Jericho's music hit and Tyson Tomko ran up the stage to meet him..
- Chris Jericho instead ran in through the crowd and attacked Christian from behind!
- MATCH: Triple H (still had a green face) vs Tajiri..
- Tajiri got a good amount of offense -- good to see HHH helping other talent for a change..
- Tajiri hit a missile drop-kick that took out both Triple H and the referee..
- Tajiri tried to spray the mist again, but Triple H was not the line of fire..
- Triple H hit the pedigree on Tajiri to win the match..
- MATCH: Kane vs Matt Hardy..
- Kane had Matt Hardy up for the tombstone piledriver when Lita slid into the ring and tried to stop him..
- Kane corners Lita once again and this time planted a disturbed-looking kiss on her lips!
- Lita wiped the slobber off her mouth and went to check on poor Matt Hardy..
- IN THE RING: Jerry "The King" Lawler + Stacy Keibler..
- The King plugged the 2004 Diva Swimsuit issue..
- Stacy Keibler came down and helped introduce the legendary Harley Race, sitting in the front row..
- RINGSIDE: Harley Race & Randy Orton + Shelton Benjamin..
- Randy Orton came down with aspirations of squashing yet another legend..
- Randy Orton said he was going to do what he did to Foley, and proceeded to spit in Harley Race's face!!!
- Shelton Benjamin came out next and started brawling with Randy Orton..
- TAG TITLE MATCH: Chris Benoit & Edge vs Ric Flair & Batista..
- Chris Benoit is billed as "originally from Edmonton, Alberta, and now residing in Atlanta, Georgia"..
- After a long battle, Edge speared Ric Flair and pinned him to retain the Tag Team titles..
- Triple H showed up and starting beating on Chris Benoit along with Evolution..
- Shawn Michaels pulled a chair away from Batista and accidentally whacked Chris Benoit with it!
- Evolution retreated as Edge confronted Shawn Michaels about the chair shot to Benoit..
- Edge & Shawn Michaels shook hands but Chris Benoit put Shawn Michaels in the sharpshooter!
- RAW goes off the air...
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