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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- When it came to electing the right guest referee for Cyber Sunday's World Heavyweight Title Match, you emphatically made your voices heard in the home of democracy. An unbelievable 79 percent chose "Stone Cold" Steve Austin over officiating candidates Mick Foley (11 percent) and JBL (10 percent), and the Texas Rattlesnake did not disappoint. Leaving our fans in D.C. stunned -- and Foley and JBL Stunnered in the ring -- Austin reinforced your voting faith in his refereeing capabilities.

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You, our fans spoke - and spoke loudly - as 13,189,061 of you voted on this year's Cyber Sunday choices. For setting up some of the most exciting and highly anticipated matches in the history of sports-entertainment's most interactive event, WWE proudly salutes you!

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- You, the electorate of Cyber Sunday, have spoken, and you've made your dream come true by picking Shawn Michaels to battle Randy Orton tonight for the WWE Championship.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Proving much more of a treat than a trick, the gorgeous ladies of WWE squared off against one another at Cyber Sunday, vying for your votes in a Divas Halloween Contest. And in the end it was Mickie James who captured the majority of your votes.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- It would have been understandable if Intercontinental Champion Jeff Hardy and Mr. Kennedy had felt a bit of a letdown when you, the voters, did not select them to face Randy Orton in the WWE Championship Match. But the way these two runner-ups tore into each other tonight in a consolation match at Cyber Sunday, their fire wasn't extinguished at all and their rivalry has only heated up.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Jeff Hardy and Mr. Kennedy don't agree on much -- if anything -- at all. But they both believe that WWE Champion Randy Orton has overlooked them as serious potential threats to his title tonight at Cyber Sunday.

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WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, Hardy was not cleared to compete and will not face MVP at Cyber Sunday.

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WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, sutures and a throbbing headache were the last things Hardy needed weighing on his mind before squaring off against his own partner at Cyber Sunday.

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There are but mere hours left to cast your votes for Cyber Sunday, where you will decide match opponents and stipulations. Foremost to World Heavyweight Champion Batista and his opponent, Undertaker, you will decide who will referee their title bout -- JBL, Mick Foley or "Stone Cold" Steve Austin. With time quickly ticking away, WWE.com wanted to give all three candidates one final chance to campaign for votes.

Read the Article»

WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, sutures and a throbbing headache were the last things Hardy needed weighing on his mind before squaring off against his own partner at Cyber Sunday.

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A Steel Cage Match. A First Blood Match. A Street Fight. All three paths of pain for Triple H and Umaga at Cyber Sunday each have things in common -- they each provide creative means of destruction for each participant.

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Shawn Michaels has heard the criticism. "You've had your chance." "Step aside and let our fans select someone else to get an opportunity at the WWE Championship at Cyber Sunday."

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Well, I'm back once again and looking forward this time to trying to make the picks that I think the people would go for. This makes it a lot tougher than normal but it will be interesting just the same. So here we go!

Read the Article»

Washington, D.C. has long been a city which has fostered great leaders in American history -- all sent to serve by the vote of the people.

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An unbelievable rivalry has come full circle. An epic struggle that began last February, then ended unexpectedly in May, now takes its latest -- and possibly greatest -- step forward at Cyber Sunday. It's up to you to vote on a special guest referee for this contest -- JBL, Mick Foley or "Stone Cold" Steve Austin -- though Batista will put his World Heavyweight Championship on the line against Undertaker at the pay-per-view in Washington, D.C., come hell or high water.

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Despite being a four-time Intercontinental Champion, Jeff Hardy arguably hasn't been taken seriously as potential world champion.

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When Triple H referred to himself Monday night as the "one true destroyer" and said he wouldn't mind battling Umaga in a Steel Cage Match, First Blood Match and a Street Fight at Cyber Sunday, he wasn't just playing mind games with the Samoan Bulldozer. He was speaking as a gladiator who has been to hell and back through all kinds of wars.

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You could fill an Atlanta reservoir these days with the bad blood between Rey Mysterio and Finlay. Better yet, you could just vote on how these two Superstars will spill even more of that blood at Cyber Sunday. How exactly can the Master of the 619 and the Irishman mix it up next week? There are three selections for you to choose from: A Stretcher Match, a Shillelagh on a Pole Match and No Disqualification. Not sure about which stipulation to go with? Let's break down the pain, shall we?

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With three paths of pain facing Triple H and Umaga at Cyber Sunday, The Game has to be salivating, plotting how to exact revenge on the Samoan Bulldozer for his brutal attack on Raw two weeks ago. But you can't plot an offense without knowing the battlefield.

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When WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & MVP step into the ring at Cyber Sunday, the two will once again forgo their partnership to continue the rivalry that has yet to prove who the better man is.

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It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is JBL and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

Read the Article»

It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is Mick Foley and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

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Umaga and Triple H are set for a brutal war at Cyber Sunday, but you, the WWE Fan Nation, will decide what kind of battle they will have. Here is a closer look at the three different stipulations you can select from when The Game and the Samoan Bulldozer take their rivalry to the nation's capital on Oct. 28:

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After being left face down by Sweet Chin Music for two straight weeks, you'd think the last person Randy Orton wants to see in his WWE Championship Match at Cyber Sunday is Shawn Michaels. Think again.

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It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is Stone Cold Steve Austin and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

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You make the call! For the fourth straight year, WWE is asking its fans to make their mark at Cyber Sunday.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Only three days before Halloween, perhaps there was no better time than Cyber Sunday for Batista to exorcise his most formidable personal demons. At WWE's interactive pay-per-view Sunday night, The Animal persevered over Undertaker for the first time ever, and retained his World Heavyweight Championship in arguably the biggest match of his storied career.

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WASHINGTON -- The Miz may not be far off when he says the women love him and the men respect him enough to fear him, as he racked in the votes to challenge CM Punk for the ECW Championship.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Thanks to a convenient low blow by Randy Orton, Shawn Michaels didn't succeed in getting his ultimate revenge and taking the Legend Killer's cherished WWE Championship tonight at Cyber Sunday. But The Showstopper did become a Grand Slam Champion (of sorts) again, knocking the WWE Champion's teeth down his throat for the fourth straight week with Sweet Chin Music.

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After weeks of bloody mind games, The Game came ready to play in the nation's capital and proved his mettle with metal against Umaga.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The rivalry between Rey Mysterio and Finlay wheeled its way to yet another chapter when you, our fans, voted for the two Superstars to face off in a Stretcher Match at Cyber Sunday. The rules to the Stretcher Match are clear: incapacitate your opponent to the point that you can place him on the stretcher and wheel him over the white line. Sunday night, Mysterio was able to do just that, putting Finlay on the gurney and pushing him over the white line to pick up the victory.

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You called, Austin answered

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- When it came to electing the right guest referee for Cyber Sunday's World Heavyweight Title Match, you emphatically made your voices heard in the home of democracy. An unbelievable 79 percent chose "Stone Cold" Steve Austin over officiating candidates Mick Foley (11 percent) and JBL (10 percent), and the Texas Rattlesnake did not disappoint. Leaving our fans in D.C. stunned -- and Foley and JBL Stunnered in the ring -- Austin reinforced your voting faith in his refereeing capabilities.

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Fan Nation wins in a landslide

You, our fans spoke - and spoke loudly - as 13,189,061 of you voted on this year's Cyber Sunday choices. For setting up some of the most exciting and highly anticipated matches in the history of sports-entertainment's most interactive event, WWE proudly salutes you!

Read Full Story»

A Sweet pick

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- You, the electorate of Cyber Sunday, have spoken, and you've made your dream come true by picking Shawn Michaels to battle Randy Orton tonight for the WWE Championship.

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Mickie James wins Divas Halloween Costume Contest

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Proving much more of a treat than a trick, the gorgeous ladies of WWE squared off against one another at Cyber Sunday, vying for your votes in a Divas Halloween Contest. And in the end it was Mickie James who captured the majority of your votes.

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Mr. Kennedy def. Intercontinental Champion Jeff Hardy (non-title)

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- It would have been understandable if Intercontinental Champion Jeff Hardy and Mr. Kennedy had felt a bit of a letdown when you, the voters, did not select them to face Randy Orton in the WWE Championship Match. But the way these two runner-ups tore into each other tonight in a consolation match at Cyber Sunday, their fire wasn't extinguished at all and their rivalry has only heated up.

Read Full Story»

Dark-horse candidates?

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Jeff Hardy and Mr. Kennedy don't agree on much -- if anything -- at all. But they both believe that WWE Champion Randy Orton has overlooked them as serious potential threats to his title tonight at Cyber Sunday.

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Matt Hardy out of Cyber Sunday

WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, Hardy was not cleared to compete and will not face MVP at Cyber Sunday.

Read Full Story»

Matt Hardy unable to compete?

WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, sutures and a throbbing headache were the last things Hardy needed weighing on his mind before squaring off against his own partner at Cyber Sunday.

Read Full Story»

Closing arguments

There are but mere hours left to cast your votes for Cyber Sunday, where you will decide match opponents and stipulations. Foremost to World Heavyweight Champion Batista and his opponent, Undertaker, you will decide who will referee their title bout -- JBL, Mick Foley or "Stone Cold" Steve Austin. With time quickly ticking away, WWE.com wanted to give all three candidates one final chance to campaign for votes.

Read Full Story»

Is MVP playing head games with injured Hardy?

WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & Montel Vontavious Porter may have defeated Rey Mysterio & Finlay on SmackDown Friday night, but the price of their tandem victory may have been too great. After suffering a severe gash that went skull-deep and required 17 stitches to close, sutures and a throbbing headache were the last things Hardy needed weighing on his mind before squaring off against his own partner at Cyber Sunday.

Read Full Story»

Mr. McMahon the X-factor in Cyber Sunday battle

A Steel Cage Match. A First Blood Match. A Street Fight. All three paths of pain for Triple H and Umaga at Cyber Sunday each have things in common -- they each provide creative means of destruction for each participant.

Read Full Story»

Time for one more Showstopping performance

Shawn Michaels has heard the criticism. "You've had your chance." "Step aside and let our fans select someone else to get an opportunity at the WWE Championship at Cyber Sunday."

Read Full Story»

Picking Cyber Sunday

Well, I'm back once again and looking forward this time to trying to make the picks that I think the people would go for. This makes it a lot tougher than normal but it will be interesting just the same. So here we go!

Read Full Story»

Capital gains in sight for Mr. Kennedy?

Washington, D.C. has long been a city which has fostered great leaders in American history -- all sent to serve by the vote of the people.

Read Full Story»

A rivalry that can't be destroyed?

An unbelievable rivalry has come full circle. An epic struggle that began last February, then ended unexpectedly in May, now takes its latest -- and possibly greatest -- step forward at Cyber Sunday. It's up to you to vote on a special guest referee for this contest -- JBL, Mick Foley or "Stone Cold" Steve Austin -- though Batista will put his World Heavyweight Championship on the line against Undertaker at the pay-per-view in Washington, D.C., come hell or high water.

Read Full Story»

A Swanton Bomb and a dream

Despite being a four-time Intercontinental Champion, Jeff Hardy arguably hasn't been taken seriously as potential world champion.

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The 'one true destroyer'

When Triple H referred to himself Monday night as the "one true destroyer" and said he wouldn't mind battling Umaga in a Steel Cage Match, First Blood Match and a Street Fight at Cyber Sunday, he wasn't just playing mind games with the Samoan Bulldozer. He was speaking as a gladiator who has been to hell and back through all kinds of wars.

Read Full Story»

A campaign for carnage

You could fill an Atlanta reservoir these days with the bad blood between Rey Mysterio and Finlay. Better yet, you could just vote on how these two Superstars will spill even more of that blood at Cyber Sunday. How exactly can the Master of the 619 and the Irishman mix it up next week? There are three selections for you to choose from: A Stretcher Match, a Shillelagh on a Pole Match and No Disqualification. Not sure about which stipulation to go with? Let's break down the pain, shall we?

Read Full Story»

The Game wants to take it to the streets

With three paths of pain facing Triple H and Umaga at Cyber Sunday, The Game has to be salivating, plotting how to exact revenge on the Samoan Bulldozer for his brutal attack on Raw two weeks ago. But you can't plot an offense without knowing the battlefield.

Read Full Story»

Rivalry revisited

When WWE Tag Team Champions Matt Hardy & MVP step into the ring at Cyber Sunday, the two will once again forgo their partnership to continue the rivalry that has yet to prove who the better man is.

Read Full Story»

Wrestling god, No. 1 color commentator...referee?

It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is JBL and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

Read Full Story»

An official for all Mankind?

It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is Mick Foley and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

Read Full Story»

Three paths to pain, only one winner at Cyber Sunday

Umaga and Triple H are set for a brutal war at Cyber Sunday, but you, the WWE Fan Nation, will decide what kind of battle they will have. Here is a closer look at the three different stipulations you can select from when The Game and the Samoan Bulldozer take their rivalry to the nation's capital on Oct. 28:

Read Full Story»

A Killer choice

After being left face down by Sweet Chin Music for two straight weeks, you'd think the last person Randy Orton wants to see in his WWE Championship Match at Cyber Sunday is Shawn Michaels. Think again.

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Stone Cold in stripes?

It's up to YOU, WWE Fan Nation, to select the special guest referee for the World Heavyweight Championship Match at Cyber Sunday, and boy, do you have three blockbuster choices. You decide whether "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Mick Foley or JBL -- all former World Champions themselves -- will be the arbiter for Batista vs. Undertaker. So just who is Stone Cold Steve Austin and what kind of history does he have with Batista and Undertaker?

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Fans make the call for Cyber Sunday

You make the call! For the fourth straight year, WWE is asking its fans to make their mark at Cyber Sunday.

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World Heavyweight Champion Batista def. Undertaker (Guest Referee Stone Cold Steve Austin)

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Only three days before Halloween, perhaps there was no better time than Cyber Sunday for Batista to exorcise his most formidable personal demons. At WWE's interactive pay-per-view Sunday night, The Animal persevered over Undertaker for the first time ever, and retained his World Heavyweight Championship in arguably the biggest match of his storied career.

Read Full Story»

ECW Champion CM Punk def. The Miz

WASHINGTON -- The Miz may not be far off when he says the women love him and the men respect him enough to fear him, as he racked in the votes to challenge CM Punk for the ECW Championship.

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Shawn Michaels def. WWE Champion Randy Orton (DQ, Orton Retains)

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Thanks to a convenient low blow by Randy Orton, Shawn Michaels didn't succeed in getting his ultimate revenge and taking the Legend Killer's cherished WWE Championship tonight at Cyber Sunday. But The Showstopper did become a Grand Slam Champion (of sorts) again, knocking the WWE Champion's teeth down his throat for the fourth straight week with Sweet Chin Music.

Read Full Story»

Triple H def. Umaga (Street Fight)

After weeks of bloody mind games, The Game came ready to play in the nation's capital and proved his mettle with metal against Umaga.

Read Full Story»