WWE PPV WRESTLING RESULTS
- April 1, 2007 - Detroit, Michigan (Ford's Field);
- Mr. Kennedy won Money in the Bank Ladder Match;
- The Great Khali beat Kane -Super Grudge Match-;
- Chris Benoit def MVP -United States Title-;
- Undertaker beat Batista -World Heavyweight Title-;
- The ECW Originals def The ECW New Breed;
- Battle of the Billionaires -- "Hair vs. Hair Match":
Lashley w/Donald Trump beat Umaga w/Mr. McMahon;
~~~~~~Special Guest Referee Stone Cold Steve Austin;
Vince McMahon had his head shaven complately bald!
- Melina Perez beat Ashley Massaro -Women's Title-;
- John Cena beat Shawn Michaels -WWE Championship-;
- FREE FOR ALL PRE-SHOW: Hosted by Todd Grisham..
- Video Package hyping the World Heavyweight title match between Champion Batista and The Undertaker..
- Video Package hyping the Battle of the Billionaires match featuring Vince McMahon and Donald Trump..
- WRESTLEMANIA RECALL: Hulk Hogan def eating Andre The Giant at WrestleMania III to retain the WWF title..
- Video Package hyping the WWE Heavyweight title match between Champion John Cena and Shawn Michaels..
- Video Package featuring the WrestleMania 23 Press Conference when Donald Trump slapped Vince McMahon!
- RECAP: Edge faking a knee injury and winning the Last Chance Battle Royal to reclaim his MITB spot..
- DARK MATCH (LUMBERJACK RULES): Ric Flair & Carlito Cool def Gregory Helms & Chavo Guerrero..
- KICKOFF: Aretha Franklin sang "America The Beautiful" as a throwback to when she did it at WrestleMania III..
- OPENING: They played a video featuring most of the WM23 participants in the "All Grown Up" theme..
- RINGSIDE: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler (RAW) + Michael Cole & JBL (SmackDown!) + Joey Styles & Tazz (ECW)..
- 3RD ANNUAL MONEY IN THE BANK QUALIFYING MATCH: Mr. Kennedy won the match to earn a title shot any time..
- ~February 19, 2007 - RAW: Edge def Rob Van Dam in the first of eight Money in the Bank Qualifying matches..
- ~February 20, 2007--ECW on Sci Fi: C.M. Punk def Johnny Nitro in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~February 23, 2007 - SmackDown!: King Booker w/Sharmell def Kane in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~February 26, 2007 - RAW: Jeff Hardy def Shelton Benjamin in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~February 27, 2007--ECW on Sci Fi: Mr. Ken Kennedy def Sabu in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~March 2, 2007 - SmackDown!: Matt Hardy def Joey Mercury in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~March 2, 2007 - SmackDown!: Fit Finlay def Chris Benoit and MVP in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- ~March 12, 2007 - RAW: Randy Orton def Ric Flair and Carlito in a 3-WAY Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
- Jeff Hardy vs. King Booker vs. Fit Finlay vs. C.M. Punk vs. Mr. Kennedy vs. Matt Hardy vs. Randy Orton vs. Edge.
- All 8 guys quickly started to brawl and spilled outside the ring where Fit Finlay jumped on them from the top rope..
- A few of the participants made early attempts to climb the ladder but were unsuccessful at retrieving the briefcase..
- King Booker found Hornswoggle's 2-foot ladder under the ring and somebody bloodied C.M. Punk's forehead with it..
- The Hardy Boyz were the first to use the bigger ladders as weapons against their six opponents inside of the ring..
- Edge suplexed Matt Hardy onto two ladders. Mr. Kennedy missed a Kenton bomb and cracked the back of his head..
- The Hardy Boyz set up a ladder and both climbed each side and started punching eachother at the top of the ladder..
- Fit Finlay got up and pushed the ladder over, sending the Hardyz crash downward. Edge started spearing everybody!
- Edge went to spear the bloody C.M. Punk who leap frogged it and then did the whirly bird special with the ladder..
- Edge slide the extra tall 15-foot ladder into the ring and started to climb up but Randy Orton pushed him over!.
- Edge was laid out on a ladder on the floor and Jeff Hardy did a crazy leap off the 15-foot ladder onto Edge (ouch!)..
- Edge was stretchered out while Randy Orton started RKOing several guys in the ring and then climbed up the ladder..
- Randy Orton RKO'd C.M. Punk off the top of the 10-foot ladder. King Booker then Bookended Randy Orton from the top!
- Queen Sharmell interfered and King Booker was about to get the briefcase but Matt Hardy threatened to attack her..
- Fit Finlay had blood coming from his head when he nailed Matt Hardy with a Celtic Cross right on a folded ladder..
- Fit Finlay was having a hard time climbing the ladder so Hornswoggle showed up and climbed up the ladder for him..
- Mr. Kennedy showed up and delivered a stiff-looking Green Bay Plunge on Hornswoggle that absolutely murderd him!
- C.M. Punk alomost reached the briefcase but Mr. Kennedy rammed him with another ladder knocking him to the mat..
- Kennedy climbed the ladder with C.M. Punk underneath and snatched the briefcase to become Mr. Money in the Bank!
- INTERVIEW: Todd Grisham & Mr. Kennedy..
- Mr. Kennedy said that all the champions in the WWE should grow eyes in the back of their heads because he's coming!
- Mr. Kennedy said that nice guys finished last and proclaimed, "I am Mr. Money in the Banks................................BANK!"
- SUPER HEAVYWEIGHT INTERPROMOTIONAL GRUDGE MATCH: The Great Khali def Kane..
- A few minutes into the match, Kane found the meat-hook under the ring but didn't get to use it right away..
- Kane fought with The Great Khali and slammed him in the ring as a tribute to Hogan/Andre at WrestleMania III..
- The Great Khali def Kane with a big time tree-slam and then started choking him unconcious with the chain..
- BACKSTAGE: Cryme Tyme (Shad Gaspard & JTG) & Eugene + a whole bunch of WWE Legends and others..
- Cryme Tyme wanted to cheer up Eugene so they got him three hookers -- oh wait that's Kelly, Layla and Brooke..
- Eugene wasn't cheered up until Johnny Mae Young & Fabulous Moolah showed up and started dancing with Eugene..
- "The Doctor of Style" Slick then showed up, followed by HOFer Dusty Rhodes, Jimmy Hart & IRS, plus Ricky Steamboat..
- Howard Finkel, Sgt. Slaughter, and God knows who else show up for the dance party and Ron Simmons said "DAMN!"
- UNITED STATES TITLE MATCH: Chris Benoit def Montel Vontavious Porter to retain the United States title..
- Montel Vontavious Porter came out with brand new ring gear (same style, different color) with some cheerleaders..
- Montel Vontavious Porter had Chris Benoit's number but couldn't put the champion away and win the U.S. title..
- BACKSTAGE: Donald Trump & Miss USA Tara whatshername + The Boogeyman..
- Donald Trump was on the the phone complaining that Vince McMahon couldn't even provide some food for him..
- The Boogeyman showed up and the Miss USA girl ran away screaming but Donald Trump just sat there no-selling it..
- VIDEO PACKAGE: They showed clips off the Hall of Fame Ceremony that took place the previous night in Detroit..
- IN THE RING: Lillian Garcia announced that they set a new Ford Field record of 80,103 fans in attendance..
- IN THE RING: Howard Finkel introduced the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame Inductees Class of 2007..
- Jim Ross, Curt Hennig, Jerry Lawler, Nick Bockwinkel, Mr. Fuji, The Wild Samoans, The Sheik & Dusty Rhodes..
- Don Muraco pushed Mr. Fuji's wheelchair, Larry The Ax & Leonice Hennig for Cut Hennig, Joyce Farhat for The Sheik..
- WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE MATCH: The Undertaker def Batista to win the World Heavyweight title!!!
- For some reason, SmackDown! General Manager Theodore Long acted as the guest ring announcer for this match..
- The crowd cheered everything that the Undertaker did and booed everything that World Champion Batista did..
- Batista viciously powerslammed The Undertaker off of one announce table and through a second announce table!
- The Undertaker took a lot of punishment but kept coming back with big moves only to have Batista kick out..
- Batista nailed the Batista-bomb but Undertaker kicked out! Batista stood up and couldn't believe his eyes!
- A few moments later, The Undertaker planted Batista with a pile-driver and scored the 1-2-3 to win the match!
- BACKSTAGE: Vince McMahon & Stephanie McMahon & Aurora Rose McMahon..
- Stephanie McMahon came in to wish her father good luck and brought her baby Aurora Rose along with her..
- Vince McMahon maniacally told the baby all the graphic & gruesome things he was going to do to Donald Trump..
- Vince McMahon said he smelt something and told Stephanie that the baby "just took a Trump" --- Har Har Har..
- 8-MAN TAG TEAM MATCH: The ECW Originals def The ECW New Breed;
- The ECW Originals = Tommy Dreamer & The Sandman & Rob Van Dam & Sabu..
- The New Breed = Elijah Burke & Marcus Cor Von & Matt Striker & Kevin Thorn w/Ariel..
- IT was a chaotic train-wreck that ended when Rob Van Dam frog-splashed Matt Striker to win the match!
- Joey Styles concluded the match with "Oh my GOD! The ECW Originals have just won at WrestleMania!".
- HAIR VS HAIR MATCH: Bobby Lashley w/Donald Trump def Umaga (w/Vince McMahon & Armando Alejandro Estrada)..
- The Battle of the Billionaires, the losing Billionaire will have his head shaved bald right after the match..
- The special guest referee is Stone Cold Steve Austin who has promised there will be a bald billionaire at WM23..
- Donald Trump came out with former Miss USA Tara Conner as cold hard cash fell from the ceiling for the fans..
- Armando Alejandro Estrada interfered so Bobby Lashley destroyed him as Stone Cold Steve Austin watched on..
- Referee Steve Austin was not shy about getting physically involved when either man would not listen to him..
- Vince McMahon jumped up on the ring apron to complain and Bobby Lashley hit the ropes sending Vince flying!
- Both competitors were knocked down and referee Steve Austin counted to nine and then decided to stop counting..
- Shane McMahon came down to check on Vince McMahon, who was still laid out on the floor from taking the fall..
- Shane McMahon distracted referee Steve Austin and a disoriented Umaga destroyed Stone Cold with a Samoan Spike!
- Shane McMahon started attacking Bobby Lashley and Umaga destroyed Lashley with a running corner Butt-smash!
- Shane McMahon then did a Coast-to-Coast (Van-terminator) and drop-kicking a trash can into Lashley's face!
- Shane McMahon took his shirt off revealing a referee shirt and dragged Bobby Lashley to the center of the ring..
- Umaga nailed a top rope splash and Shane McMahon started to make the count but Steve Austin pulling him out..
- Steve Austin got back in the ring and walked right into another Samoan Spike from Umaga to take him down again..
- Donald Trump ran around the ring and gave Vince McMahon a running clotheline and walked away feeling confident..
- Steve Austin dodged a third Samoan Spike and nailed a Stunner on Umaga and Bobby Lashley finished off to win!!!
- Vince McMahon tried to run away but Steve Austin threw him in the ring and bad-mouthed him in front of Trump..
- Shane McMahon came to his daddys rescue but referee Steve Austin attacked him and gave him a Stone Cold Stunner!
- Vince McMahon snuck away and seemingly escaped his fate until Bobby Lashley chased him up the ramp to catch him!
- Bobby Lashley carried Vince McMahon back to the ring on his shoulder where he got a big time Stone Cold Stunner!
- They all strapped Vince McMahon in the barber chair and share din the joy of shaving Mr. McMahon completely bald...
- WWE WOMENS TITLE LUMBERJILLS MATCH: Melina Perez def Ashley Massaro to retain the WWE Women's title..
- Lumberjills: Torrie Wilson, Candice Michelle, Maria Kanellis, Trinity, Kelly Kelly, Layla El, Brooke Adams..
- Lumberjills: Mickie James, Victoria, Jillian Hall, Kristal Marshall, Michelle McCool, (Where is Cherry?)..
- Melina won the match and the Lumberjills didn't have anything to do with the outcome of the contest..
- Ashley protested after the match and all the Divas jumped in the fight for a very unrealistic catfight..
- WWE TITLE MATCH: John Cena def Shawn Michaels to retain the WWE Championship..
- The big pre-match video package to hype this match was probably the best they have ever done in the WWE..
- A Ford Mustang was shown driving through the streets of Detroit and entered Ford Field and into the arena..
- The car crashed through a glass WrestleMania billboard and John Cena stepped out with his WWE championship..
- Shawn Michaels did a spring-board moonsault and bent John Cena backwards over the announce table (did not break)..
- John Cena ducked a super-kick from Shawn Michaels, but the referee took the full brunt of the errant superkick!
- A bloodied Shawn Michaels pushed the envelope and gave John Cena a scarry spike pile-driver on the ring steps..
- John Cena started bleeding from the top/back of his head as Shawn Michaels rolled him back inside the ring..
- A 2nd referee (Jack Doan) sprinted down to the ring and counted 1-2 before John Cena miraculously kicked out..
- A few minutes later, John Cena managed to execute an F-U on Shawn Michaels but could only secure a two count!
- They started doing an exciting series of reversals and near falls reminisent of Steamboat vs. Savage at WMIII..
- John Cena locked in the STF-U but Shawn Michaels reached the ropes and the referee had to pull Cena off of HBK..
- John Cena started argueing with the referee and lost focus until Shawn Michaels connected with sweet chin music!
- They both struggled to their feet using eachother to maintain balance and went into another series of counters!
- John Cena ended up putting Shawn Michaels in the STF-U again and eventually Michaels was forced to tap out.....
- John Cena wanted to shake hands with Shawn Michaels, but Michaels continued to walk away from the ring...
- WRESTLEMANIA 23 GOES OFF THEIR AIR!!!
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