The 73rd edition of WWE Superstars came to you from the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. and from the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, MD. In the continuing war between Big Show and The Straightedge Society, WWE Superstars would see “The World’s Largest Athlete” Big Show going one-on-one with “The Straightedge Enforcer” Luke Gallows, with Joseph Mercury in Luke Gallows’ corner! Also on Superstars, the entertaining R-Truth would go one-on-one with the 2008 King of the Ring, William Regal. After having their seemingly unstoppable streak ended by The Dude Busters a couple weeks ago, Curt Hawkins & Vance Archer would be looking to get back on track as they face The Dude Busters; Caylen Croft & Trent Barretta in a rematch! WWE Superstars would also see Mixed Tag action featuring the NXT Season Three WWE Pros and their Rookie Divas as “The Bizarre One” Goldust would team with former Women’s Champion Gail Kim, with Goldust’s Rookie Diva, Aksana, in his corner, to face former WWE Tag Team Champion Primo & “The Sour Songstress” Jillian, with Primo’s Rookie Diva, A.J., in his corner!
- R-Truth def. William Regal by roll-up.
- Mixed Tag Match: Goldust & Gail Kim def. Primo & Jillian by Goldust pinning Primo following the Final Cut.
- The Dude Busters def. Curt Hawkins & Vance Archer by Trent Barretta pinning Vance Archer following a tornado DDT.
- Big Show def. Luke Gallows by pin following the Knockout Punch.
The show kicks off with the entertaining R-Truth going one-on-one with the 2008 King of the Ring William Regal! In the end, it was R-Truth shifting his weight in a roll-up by William Regal to pick up the win!
WWE Superstars also featured Mixed Tag action as “The Bizarre One” Goldust would team with Gail Kim, with Goldust’s Rookie Diva, Aksana, in his corner, to face fellow WWE Pro Primo & “The Sour Songstress” Jillian, with Primo’s Rookie Diva, A.J., in his corner! At the end of a chaotic match, it was Goldust hitting the Final Cut on Primo en route to picking up the win for himself and Gail Kim!
In a rematch from a few weeks, Curt Hawkins & Vance Archer would face The Dude Busters; Caylen Croft & Trent Barreta in tag team action! In the end, the rematch had the same result of their match a few weeks ago as Trent Barreta was able to hit a tornado DDT on Vance Archer en route to picking up the win for The Dude Busters! With Night of Champions just ten nights away, could The Dude Busters be challenging The Hart Dynasty for the WWE Tag Team Titles?
It was announced on WWE Superstars that, while every championship in the WWE will be on the line at Night of Champions, the event will feature “The Straightedge Savior” CM Punk going one-on-one with the large thorn in the side of The Straightedge Society in “The World’s Largest Athlete” Big Show!
Just ten nights before his leader, the leader of The Straightedge Society, CM Punk, goes one-on-one with Big Show at Night of Champions, “The Straightedge Enforcer” Luke Gallows, with Joseph Mercury in his corner, would go one-on-one with “The World’s Largest Athlete” Big Show! At the end of a dominant match, it was Big Show leveling Luke Gallows with the Knockout Punch en route to picking up the win! After the match, Big Show states that he is making his own “pledge” to rid the WWE of The Straightedge Society! Can Big Show take a large step in taking down The Straightedge Society by defeating CM Punk at Night of Champions?