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WWE 'Main Event' results and live blog for Oct. 10: Big Show vs. Randy Orton

WWE Main Event returns to Ion Television tonight (Oct. 10, 2012) with Big Show vs. Randy Orton as the headlining match. We've got complete results and a running live blog.


WWE Main Event comes waltzing back into our lives tonight (Oct. 10, 2012) at 8 p.m. ET on the Ion network for yet another weekly episodic program from our favorite pro wrestling company.

And wouldn't you know it, the company is bringing the goods once again.

That's because Big Show vs. Randy Orton is set to headline the second edition of the show just one week after CM Punk took on Sheamus in a champion vs. champion match.

There's no telling how long these high profile matches will remain on Main Event but let's enjoy them while we can.

Come back here at 8 p.m. ET for complete results and the running live blog.



Nolan in.

Miz and Cole kick us off.

They begin to preview tonight's featured match between Randy Orton and Big Show.

Show promo starts.

Show is interviewed by Josh Mathews. He tells him why he got fed up entertaining the WWE fans and details what his WMD would do to Mathews and what it will do to Orton tonight.

Miz talks about being on the wrong end of the WMD, while Cole begins to set up the promo video for Orton.

And cue promo.

Orton backstage with Matt Striker. He talks about how he will see Alberto Del Rio down the road and that he will be able to take Big Show tonight.


Big Show vs. Randy Orton

Orton starts out striking, but Show muscles him in the corner. Orton ducks out and still pounding away. Show stifles it with a headbutt. Show puts him in the corner and wants that chop, but Orton takes the fight to Show again. He mounts him in the corner and gets ten to the head. Uppercut to Show.

Show stops that with a big punch to the ribs.

Show now has Orton in the corner and hits a big chop to the chest. Orton getting his injured ribs clobbered. Bodyslam from the giant man. Elbow drop gets Show a nearfall. Orton back to his feet and landing strikes. Off the ropes, but Show with a shoulder bump that sends Orton down.

Action moves outside.

Show opens up with that big chop to the chest. Show puts Orton on his shoulder, but ducks out and sends Show into the post as we go to break.

Back and Show in control of Orton at the moment.

Commercial action apparently had Show regaining control by punishing the ribs of Orton.

Show stepping on the torso of Orton and talking to him, begging him to get up for more. Orton tries to strike, but Show lands a punch to the ribs. Orton now fighting back with punches. He runs the ropes, but he ends up locked in a bearhug by Show.

Orton fights out with headbutts. Show charges at the resurgent combatant, but Orton matadors him over the top and to the outside.

Another commercial has Show down on the outside.

Orton taking the fight to Big Show on the outside. Chop to the chest and unloading on the head of Big Show. Orton stomping on Show's feet and working all parts of the body.. Show down on the ground and he eats a knee drop. Orton gets a nearfall.

Show with a few rights from his knees to the ribs of Orton. Orton floored. Show again standing on the torso of Orton. Show locking the claw in on Orton's ribs.

Orton still fighting back, but he gets on the wrong end of a sidewalk slam. Nearfall.

Orton once again getting his ribs clawed by Big Show. Orton gets back to his feet and landing elbows. Punches and kicks now. He tries to whip Show, but he eats a few clotheslines for his troubles. Show splashes him in the corner and wants the spear, but Orton lands a dropkick that puts Show down. Orton crawls for the cover, but only gets a nearfall.

Action once again moves to the floor.

Orton floors Show and action moves back inside. Orton hangs Show on the top rope and hits his rope-assisted DDT. He gets a very close nearfall out of it.

Viper is coiled and we are all Orton hard.

Nails it. But, Show rolls to the outside.

Viper coils on the outside and we are Orton...harder?

Anywho, he gets pushed off into the apron. Show rolls Orton to the inside. Show with the Camel Clutch and he drops the elbow on the back of Orton. Show again has the clutch in. Orton gets up, but Show sends Orton down with a Chokeslam.

Cover and pinfall to Big Show.

Striker talking to Show.

Show grabs the mic and asks if the fans want to boo him. He says he will knock Sheamus at Hell in a Cell to become the "World's Largest Champion."


Sheamus with Josh Mathews.

He says he is looking forward to taking on Big Show, as he is the biggest challenge he has ever encountered in his time in the WWE.


Kofi Kingston vs. Michael McGillicutty

Action has started as we get back from commercial.

McGillicutty working Kofi in the corner. Side suplex gets McGillicutty a nearfall. He puts in the sleeper. Kofi fights out and gets sent into the corner, where he floats over and gets a headscissors.

Clotheslines, dropkick, and flying forearm for Kofi.

Boom Drop lands.

Trouble in Paradise misses.

McGillicutty charges, but he is on the wrong end of the SOS.

Kofi gets a pin and the victory.

Miz comes in the ring to interview Kingston. He congratulates Kingston on the win, who tells Miz it was a fun match. Miz trashes Kingston, saying his attitude degrades everything in this ring. He says that he is a Wrestlemania Hall of Famer and Kofi will never be on his level.

Kingston says that maybe he wants Miz to think that he is hiding a dagger behind his smile. He offers Miz a match, to which Miz says he'd gladly do.

Kingston wants to take him on next week on Main Event for the Intercontinental title.

Miz laughs, but Kingston says that he thinks Miz knows deep down that he was a better IC champion than Miz ever will be.

Miz accepts.

Kofi says it sounds like fun. Miz goes for a sucker punch, but eats a Trouble in Paradise instead.

Kofi triumphant as we fade to black.


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