The 23rd edition of WWE Superstars came to you from the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (RAW Match) and the Copps Coliseum in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (ECW & SmackDown Matches).
Quick Match Results
- Chris Masters def. Santino Marella by submission to the Masterlock.
- Non-Title: Christian (in his home province) def. Paul Burchill by pin following the Killswitch.
- Dolph Ziggler def. Finlay by pin following the Zig Zag (Name Drop).
- Christian Vs. Paul Burchill
- Dolph Ziggler Vs. Finlay
- Chris Masters Vs. Santino Marella
The opening match of the night saw "The Masterpiece" Chris Masters face off with the incomparable Santino Marella in RAW’s offering to Superstars. Despite a valiant effort by Santino, the proud Italian Superstar succumbed to the devastating and unbreakable Masterlock, giving Chris Masters the victory.
With the new #1 Contender to the ECW Title, Zack Ryder, on commentary, ECW Champion Christian went one-on-one with "The Ripper" Paul Burchill in a non-title match. In an incredible match between two of the ECW elite, "Captain Charisma" was able to come out of the match with a victory over Paul Burchill; all in front of his #1 Contender, Zack Ryder. When will "The Long Island Loudmouth" Zack Ryder get his opportunity at the ECW Championship?
It was announced on WWE Superstars that the #1 Contender for the Intercontinental Title, Dolph Ziggler, will get his opportunity at WWE Hell in a Cell, where he will challenge "The Guru of Greatness" John Morrison for the Intercontinental Championship! Which young SmackDown Superstar will walk out of the Prudential Center on October 4 with the Intercontinental Title?
Dolph Ziggler was in action on Superstars as he squared off with "The Fighting Irishman" Finlay in the main event from SmackDown. The end of the match came when the referee was distracted by Finlay’s shillelagh in the ring. This gave Dolph the opportunity to rake the eyes of "The Fighting Irishman" and hit the Zig Zag to pick up the win over Finlay! How will Ziggler fare when he challenges John Morrison for the Intercontinental Title on October 4 at WWE Hell in a Cell?