This thread is a spiritual successor to “The Natural Approach” and this post serves as an index for for the content and information scattered throughout. My signature image will link to this post. Brevity's never been my thing so I apologize in advance if things get a bit wordy once the shows start up. Are you ready? It's clobbering time.
FOLEY TO WRESTLE AT ELIMINATION CHAMBER!
Commissioner Mick Foley had previously returned to in-ring action solely for the
2012 Royal Rumble, but has since been challenged to a hardcore match at the
Elimination Chamber by none other than Rumble winner Dolph Ziggler!
RAW CHAMBER PARTICIPANTS ANNOUNCED!
On the February 6 episode of Monday Night Raw, Commissioner Mick Foley
announced his choices for the Elimination Chamber match that will determine
the WWE Champion going into WrestleMania XXVIII. CM Punk's opponents are:
KANE.......JOHN CENA.......ZACK RYDER.......R-TRUTH.......THE MIZ
SMACKDOWN CHAMBER PARTICIPANTS ANNOUNCED!
Commissioner Mick Foley announced his choices for the Elimination Chamber match
that will determine the World Champion going into WrestleMania XXVIII. Bryan's opponents are:
SHEAMUS.......MARK HENRY.......BIG SHOW.......RANDY ORTON.......WADE BARRETT
This will serve as a repository for episodes of Raw and Smack down as well as any other small shows/events.
Last Event : Royal Rumble
DOLPH ZIGGLER WON THE 2012 ROYAL RUMBLE
CM PUNK DEF. DOLPH ZIGGLER TO RETAIN THE WWE TITLE
DANIEL BRYAN DEF. MARK HENRY AND BIG SHOW TO RETAIN THE WORLD TITLE
JOHN CENA AND KANE FOUGHT TO A DOUBLE COUNT OUT
PRIMO AND EPICO DEF. SANTOSHI TO RETAIN TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP
BETH PHOENIX AND KELLY KELLY WENT NO CONTEST
Next Event: Elimination Chamber
WWE Champion CM Punk defends the title against John Cena, The Miz, R-Truth, Zack Ryder, and Kane!
World Champion Daniel Bryan defends the title against Big Show, Mark Henry, Wade Barrett, Randy Orton and Sheamus!
Card Subject to Change.
WWE Champion: CM PUNK
Won from Alberto Del Rio at Survivor Series.
World Champion: DANIEL BRYAN
Won from The Big Show at TLC.
United States Champion: JACK SWAGGER
Won from Zack Ryder on Raw.
Intercontinental Champion: CODY RHODES
Won from Ezekiel Jackson on Smack down.
Tag Team Championship: PRIMO & EPICO
Won from Air Boom at a house show.
Women's Champion: BETH PHOENIX
Won by default after ending Divas division as Champion.
Money in the Bank Holder: To be determined at WrestleMania.
Alex Riley | Face | 6' 3” 236 lbs. | Washington, D.C. | Lifting DDT
Big Show | Face | 7' 441 lbs. | Tampa, Florida | W.M.D. (KO Punch)
Brodus Clay | Heel | 6' 7” 375 lbs. | Planet Funk | What The Funk (Running Crossbody)
Chris Jericho | ???? | 6' 0” 226 lbs. | Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada | Codebreaker (Double Knee Facebreaker)
CM Punk | Face | 6' 2” 218 lbs. | Chicago, Illinois | Go To Sleep (Fireman's Carry to Knee Lift)
Cody Rhodes | Heel | 6' 2” 215 lbs. | Marietta, Georgia | Cross Rhodes (Rolling Cutter)
Curt Hawkins | Heel | 6' 2” 214 lbs. | Queens, New York | Heat-Seeking Elbow (Diving Elbow)
Daniel Bryan | Heel | 5' 10” 210 lbs. | Aberdeen, Washington | LeBell Lock (Omoplata crossface)
David Otunga | Heel | 6' 0” 229 lbs. | Chicago, Illinois | Case Closed (Celtic Cross)
Dolph Ziggler | Heel | 6' 0” 213 lbs. | Hollywood, Florida | Zig Zag (Reverse Bulldog)
Drew McIntyre | Heel | 6' 5” 254 lbs. | Ayr, Scotland | Future Shock (Snap Double Underhook DDT)
Epico | Heel | 6' 0” 217 lbs. | San Juan, Puerto Rico | Backstabber (Double Knee Backbreaker)
Ezekiel Jackson | Face | 6' 2” 280 lbs. | Guyana, South America | Torture Rack
Goldust | Face | 6' 6” 243 lbs. | Hollywood, California | Final Cut (Suplex to Swinging Neckbreaker)
The Great Khali | Face | 7' 1” 347 lbs. | Punjab, India | Punjabi Plunge (Two-Handed Chokeslam)
Heath Slater | Heel | 6' 2” 216 lbs. | Pineville, West Virginia | E-minor (Inverted DDT)
Hornswoggle | Face | 4' 4” 142 lbs. | Ireland | Tadpole Splash (One-Star Frog Splash)
Hunico | Heel | 5' 10” 205 lbs. | Juárez, Mexico | Falling Star (Senton Bomb)
Jack Swagger | Heel | 6' 7” 260 lbs. | Perry, Oklahoma | Gutwrench Powerbomb
Jey Uso | Face | 6' 1” 228 lbs. | San Francisco, California | Diving Headbutt
Jimmy Uso | Face | 6'1” 251 lbs. | San Francisco, California | Samoan Splash (Diving Splash)
Jinder Mahal | Heel | 6' 5” 222 lbs. | Punjab, India | Full Nelson Slam
John Cena | Face | 6' 2” 251 lbs. | West Newbury, Massachusetts | Attitude Adjustment (Fireman's Carry Powerslam)
JTG | Heel | 6' 2” 232 lbs. | Brooklyn, New York | Da Shout Out (Spinning Sitout Sleeper Slam)
Justin Gabriel | Face | 6' 1” 213 lbs. | Cape Town, South Africa | 450 Splash
Kane | Heel | 7' 0” 323 lbs. | Parts Unkown | Tombstone Piledriver
Kofi Kingston | Face | 6' 0” 212 lbs. | Ghana, West Africa | Trouble in Paradise (Jumping Corkscrew Roundhouse Kick)
Mark Henry | Heel | 6' 4” 412 lbs. | Silsbee, Texas | World's Strongest Slam (Falling Powerslam)
Mason Ryan | Face | 6' 5” 275 lbs. | Cardiff, Wales | Pumphandle Slam
Michael McGillicutty | Face | 6' 3” 227 lbs. | Champlin, Minnesota | McGillicutter (Running One-Armed Snap Swinging Neckbreaker)
The Miz | Heel | 6' 2” 220 lbs. | Cleveland, Ohio | Skull-Crushing Finale (Full Nelson Facebuster)
Primo | Heel | 5' 10” 215 lbs. | San Juan, Puerto Rico | Backstabber (Double Knee Backbreaker)
Randy Orton | Neutral | 6' 4” 235 lbs. | St. Louis, Missouri | RKO (Jumping Cutter)
R-Truth | Face | 6' 2” 220 lbs. | Charlotte, North Carolina | Lil Jimmy (Jumping Reverse STO)
Santino Marella | Face | 6' 0” 233 lbs. | Calabria, Italy | The Cobra (Throat Thrust)
Sheamus | Face | 6' 4” 267 lbs. | St. Augustine, Florida | Brogue Kick (Bicycle Kick)
Trent Barreta | Face | 6' 1” 203 lbs. | Mount Sinai, New York | Dudebuster DDT (Springboard Tornado DDT)
Triple H | Face | 6' 4” 255 lbs. | Greenwich, Connecticut | The Pedigree (Double Underhook Facebuster)
Tyler Reks | Heel | 6' 5” 246 lbs. | Parts Unknown | Killjoy (Gutwrench Lift to DDT)
Tyson Kidd | Heel | 5' 10” 195 lbs. | Calgary, Alberta, Canada | Sharpshooter
Wade Barrett | Heel | 6' 7” 246 lbs. | Manchester, England | Wasteland (Fireman's Carry Slam)
Yoshi Tatsu | Face | 6' 1” 210 lbs. | Tokyo, Japan | Roundhouse Kick
Zack Ryder | Face | 6' 2” 214 lbs. | Long Island, New York | Rough Ryder (Jumping Leg Lariat)
Alberto Del Rio | Heel | 6' 5” 239 lbs. | San Luis Potosí, Mexico | Cross Armbreaker (Flying Cross Armbar)
Christian | Heel | 6' 0” 212 lbs. | Toronto, Ontario, Canada | The Unprettier (Just look it up.)
Evan Bourne | Face | 5' 9” 165 lbs. | St. Louis, Missouri | Air Bourne (Shooting Star Press)
Layla | Heel | 5' 2” 114 lbs. | London, England | The Layout (Neckbreaker)
Rey Mysterio | Face | 5' 6” 175 lbs. | San Diego, California | 619 (Tiger Feint Kick)
The Rock | Face | 6' 5” 275 lbs. | Miami, Florida | Rock Bottom (Forward Side Slam)
Sin Cara | Face | 5' 7” 180 lbs. | Mexico City, Mexico | Moonsault Sideslam
Ted DiBiase | Face | 6' 3” 214 lbs. | Madison, Mississippi | Dream Street (Cobra Clutch Slam)
Undertaker | Neutral | 6' 10” 299 lbs. | Death Valley | Tombstone Piledriver
AJ | Face | 5' 3” 107 lbs. | Union City, New Jersey | Shining Wizard
Aksana | Face | 5' 5” 128 lbs. | Alytus, Lithuania | Devo Drop (Spinebuster)
Alicia Fox | Face | 5' 9” 129 lbs. | Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida | Scissors Kick
Beth Phoenix | Heel | 5' 7” 150 lbs. | Buffalo, New York | Glam Slam (Double Chickenwing Facebuster)
Brie Bella | Heel | 5' 6” 125 lbs. | Scottsdale, Arizona | Brie-DT (Snap DDT)
Eve Torres | Face | 5' 8” 131 lbs. | Denver, Colorado | Moonsault
Kaitlyn | Face | 5' 5” 135 lbs. | Houston, Texas | Lotus Lock
Kharma | Neutral | 5' 9” 272 lbs. | Tokyo, Japan | Diva Crusher (Lifting Double Underhook Facebuster)
Natalya Neidfart | Heel | 5' 5” 135 lbs. | Calgary, Alberta, Canada | Sharpshooter
Nikki Bella | Heel | 5' 6” 125 lbs. | Scottsdale, Arizona | Bella Buster (Sitout Facebuster)
Rosa Mendes | Heel | 5' 9” 125 lbs. | San Jose, Costa Rica | Flower Suplex (Snap Suplex)
Tamina | Face | 5' 9” 140 lbs. | Pacific Islands | Superfly Splash (Diving Splash)
Air Boom : Evan Bourne and Kofi Kingston
Divas of Doom : Beth Phoenix and Natalya Neidhart.
Primo & Epico : Primo and Epico
Reks & Hawkins : Tyler Reks and Curt Hawkins
The Usos : Jey and Jimmy Uso
Camacho : manages Hunico.
Naomi and Cameron : manage Brodus Clay.
Ricardo Rodriguez : manages Alberto Del Rio.
Rosa Mendes : manages Primo and Epico.
Vickie Guerrero : manages Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger.
Any updates made to the info page (title changes, face/heel turns, etc) will be recorded within the following spoiler.
February 14, 2012 : The Divas Championship has been replaced by the Women's Championship.