Big Show’s music hits in the arena, and it’s time for the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal.
Everyone’s in the ring already for this one. Sheamus comes out next, and gets a decent reaction from the fans in attendance.
Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal
Things are crazy, with everyone brawling from the get-go. Yoshi Tatsu is eliminated. Kofi Kingston is able to avoid elimination, and he and Cody Rhodes kick at each other for a bit before heading back into the ring. Brad Maddox is eliminated after a big chop from Khali.
Brodus Clay is sent to the apron, and chopped in the head by Khali, sending Brodus to the floor. 3 Man Band get together and are able to eliminate Khali with a bit of help. This whole thing is a mess. Zack Ryder is eliminated by 3MB.
There’s not much to say as everyone is punching and kicking each other with some eliminations sprinkled in. Darren Young is sent to the outside. Mark Henry takes out Drew McIntyre and Jinder Mahal together before tossing Heath Slater out on top of them. Big Show topples Mark Henry over the top and to the floor.
Big Show pie faces Titus O’Neil over the top rope and to the outside. Santino’s got the cobra out and ready. Miz tries to fight it off, but Xavier Woods ends up breaking things up. Woods punches at Santino, but Santino ends up connecting with the cobra to Miz, who’s on the apron, sending him to the outside. Alberto Del rio sends Santino over the top and to the outside with a clothesline. Sheamus and Cesaro fights. Cody Rhodes hits the beautiful disaster kick on Sandow, and Goldust sends him out.
Big E is able to eliminate Justin Gabriel, then David Otunga. Big E goes to the apron, and he pulls Fandango out with him. Both men fight on the apron. Fandango kicks Big E in the head, and Big E falls to the floor. Fandango dances on the apron for a bit, gloating, but Sheamus traps his arms and hits some clubbing blows to the dancer’s chest, somewhere around 30, before he shoves Fandango to the floor.
Big Show presses R-Truth and sends him crashing out to the floor. Mysterio begs off from Show,and Show stares down at him. Tyson Kidd heads to the top, but Del Rio hits an enzugiri that sends him crashing to the floor. Cody Rhodes almost eliminates Cesaro, but Cesaro hangs on. Del Rio hits Goldust with an enzugiri that sends him to the floor, eliminating him. Cody and Del Rio square off. Cody sits on the top turnbuckle, and Del Rio shoves him to the outside. Sheamus tries to eliminate Big Show. Mysterio hits the 619 on Del Rio. Mysterio goes to the top and sends Cesaro into the ropes, but Cesaro grabs hits legs, sends him to the apron, and hits a giant uppercut to knock Rey to the floor. Ziggler jumps on Cesaro’s back, and he hits a giant pop-up uppercut. Kife attacks Cesaro, and Kofi falls out, but his feet don’t hit the floor, and he stands on the ring steps. Kofi heads to the top and leaps on top of Cesaro, then hits Sheamus with a springboard cross body, and hits truoble in paradise on Del Rio. Kofi hits trouble in paradise on Big Show as well. Cesaro catches Kofi’s leg, and he goes into the big swing. Cesaro gets in a ton of revolutions, I lost count, but he eats a chokeslam from Show. Sheamus hits the brogue kick on Show, and eliminates Kofi with another Brogue kick.
Ziggler DDT’s Sheamus, but he’s eliminated by DelRio. It’s down to Del Rio, Sheamus, Big Show, and Cesaro. Sheamus and Del Rio square off. Sheamus shoulders Del Rio, but Del Rio fights out and locks on the cross armbreaker. Sheamus picks Del Rio up and both men fall out over the top rope. It’s down to Cesaro and Show.
Show goes for the chokeslam, but Cesaro fights out. Cesaro goes for a clothesline over the top, but he can’t get Show out. Show tosses Cesaro out to the apron. Cesaro gets to the top, but leaps right into a giant chop to the chest. Show picks Cesaro up and shoulders him. Cesaro fights out of it, and he picks Show up, and body slams him over the top rope to win the match.
Big Show offers Cesaro his hand, and he shakes it, offering his respect. We get a replay of Cesaro lifting Show, and it is really an incredible display of strength, as he held show up for a good couple of seconds before dumping him over the top.
Cesaro is given the trophy, and he lifts it high over his head, to the cheers of the crowd.