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WWE: ECW on SciFi Results (19/6/07)

– ECW opens live with Styles and Tazz talking about the Vince angle. They show the video statement from the WWE VP saying the show will go on.

– They talk about the Vengeance qualifying matches tonight.

– Chris Benoit vs. Elijah Burke.
Match starts off technical, a lot of mat wrestling. Benoit counters for a Northern Lights suplex, 2 count on Burke. Burke drops Benoits ribs on the ropes, knocks him to the floor. Benoit back in the ring, 1 count by Burke. Benoit hits his trio of german suplexes. Benoit goes up top for the headbutt, Burke puts his knees up and smashes Benoit’s face. Burke gets a 2 count. Benoit counters a suplex and tries for a Sharpshooter but Burke breaks it. Benoit avoids the Elijah Express and locks the Sharpshooter again. Burke taps out and Benoit advances to Vengeance.

– After the match, Benoit walks up to the ECW title which is on display at ringside, stares at it and walks away holding his ribs.

– Promo for Punk vs. Cor Von is shown. The footage of Stephanie McMahon from RAW will be shown next.

– We’re back and they air the footage of Stephanie on RAW last night talking about Vince. Tazz and Styles talk about the angle some more.

– The Boogeyman vs. Shaun Alexander
Boogeyman gets the win in a very quick match. Afterwards, he brings his worms in the ring and does the usual.

– Up next, we will hear from the Federal investigator who has been working the McMahon investigation.

– They show the clip of the Fed guy speaking last Thursday. Styles says did some digging on the investigator, and found he is very qualified, whatever that means.

– Tommy Dreamer vs. Kevin Thorn.
Thorn attacks Dreamer as soon as the bell rings, they go back and forth. Thorn starts to dominate Dreamer and has him on the mat stomping on him, concentrating on Dreamer’s neck. The crowd chants "We want tables." Thorn counters Dreamer’s DDT, but Dreamer hits a powerbomb for a 2 count. Thorn knocks Dreamer off the top rope and the ECW original is holding his ankle in pain. Thorn covers him for the 3 count and the win.

– Back with a plug for the official Vengeance theme song, "Gone."

– Once again, were shown the footage of Vince’s limo blowing up.

– Johnny Nitro vs. Nunzio
Nitro knocks him out with a sick kick early on but only gets a 2 count. Styles and Tazz are pushing Nitro, hyping him up. Nitro dominates the match but only gets 2 counts. Nitro hits his finisher for the win.

– Burke and Cor Von are backstage. Seems like tension between the two. Marcus talks down to Burke and says he will win tonight and win at Vengeance.

– Promo video for The Miz is shown. Extreme Expose are backstage and all excited about Miz coming to ECW. Maria wants the girls to hook her up with Miz, Kelly says sure. Maria leaves and Layla says she seen Kelly with Miz last week. Kelly tells her mind her own business and walks off.

– Marcus Cor Von vs. CM Punk
Cor Von starts off the match in control. Punk hits a cross body for a 2 count. Arm bar takedown by Punk. The match goes back and forth with many good holds and counters. Cor Von catches Punk in mid air and slams him for a 2 count. Out of no where, Punk hits the GTS on Cor Von for the win and the match at Vengeance.

Chris Benoit comes to the ring and he and CM Punk get in each others face and stare down. Benoit extends his hand and Punk shakes it. The ECW title is shown at ringside as they plug the PPV this weekend and ECW goes off the air.