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MVP's VIP treatment KO's Hardy

UNCASVILE, Conn. -- At Saturday Night's Main Event, Matt Hardy must lace up a pair of boxing gloves and go toe-to-toe with boxing's only four-time Heavyweight Champion of the World, Evander Holyfield. Unfortunately, Matt first has to recover from the brutal "VIP treatment" he received on SmackDown Friday night, courtesy the United States Champion, Montel Vontavious Porter.

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Get a Grip

From the Cobra Clutch to the Tongan Death Grip, WWE has seen its share of painfully effective and near-paralyzing holds. None, however, have the potential for as much serious damage as the latest weapon in The Great Khali's arsenal, the Khali Vise Grip. In the hands -- literally -- of the largest World Heavyweight Champion in history, the Khali Vise Grip is arguably the most threatening hold in all of sports-entertainment.

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Khali doubles down

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- When Friday Night SmackDown invaded the Mohegan Sun Arena, the gamblers inside Mohegan Sun's casinos weren't the only ones feeling a squeeze at the end of the night. For the second week in a row, two of SmackDown's finest Superstars found their skulls nearly caved in, thanks to The Great Khali's devastating Vise Grip. This time, it was Batista and Kane who were busted like a bad blackjack hand.

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Hand-slotted reprisal

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Our fans at the Mohegan Sun Arena hit the jackpot when they witnessed a WrestleMania 23 rematch on Friday Night SmackDown: Kane versus the World Heavyweight Champion, The Great Khali, in non-title action. Despite having a battered rib cage, the Big Red Machine fought hard. Unfortunately, his attempt to chokeslam the 7-foot-3 colossus was stopped short as his skull was forcefully clutched in Khali's Vise Grip.

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