WWE Superstars 05/31/12
WWE Superstars Results 05/31/12:The latest episode of Superstars opened up with Beth Phoenix's theme music starting up as Scott Stanford announced the No Way Out PPV is about two weeks away. Stanford was shown on camera with Josh Matthews as Beth posed in the ring.
Beth Phoenix defeated Alicia Fox by pinfall. Alicia had a late advantage but missed on a splash move. Phoenix kicked her in the gut, then signaled for the Glam Slam and connected with it to get the win.
Lord Tensai defeated Alex Riley by pinfall. Late in the match, Tensai charged at Riley in the corner but got hit by a big boot. Riley went for a late high risk move, but as he jumped, Tensai grabbed him and hit a big Spinebuster/Powerbomb. Tensai followed with a senton splash to get the win. Post-match, Sakimoto got into the ring, and Tensai told him to get on his knees before him, then pulled him up by his hair.
Jinder Mahal defeated Yoshi Tatsu by submission. Yoshi mounted a late comeback, including a flying move off the corner and a flurry of kicks and chops. He missed on his spinning buzzsaw kick after hitting the ropes. Jinder followed with a big knee to the back of Yoshi's head, and then put Yoshi into the camel clutch to make him quickly tap out.
Raw Rebound was all about Big Show discussing his heel turn and his new ironclad contract. He made an example by beating up Brodus Clay, Kofi Kingston, and R-Truth instead of competing in the main event. Big Show takes on John Cena at the No Way Out PPV on June 17th.
Christian defeated Drew McIntyre by pinfall. McIntyre had a late near fall, but as he went to grab Christian near the ropes, Christian held onto the bottom rope. Then, Christian countered a Future Shock DDT attempt, and then threw McIntyre shoulder-first into the ringpost. From there, Christian pointed up to the corner, climbed it, and hit his Frogsplash finisher for the win.