CM Punk is out first and he gets great heat.
Alberto Del Rio is out next and gets equally good heat.
Before the match can begin, Shawn must spin the wheel to determine the match type. Shawn spins it and it lands on "Special Guest Referee." Shawn wonders who he can get to be the guest ref. John Cena walks in and tells Shawn how great it is to have him back on Raw. Amazingly, Cena already has on a referee shirt. Shawn says that John Cena will be the special referee. Cena laughs and makes for the ring.
Cena's music hits and he comes out to referee the match. Cena calls for the bell and the match begins.
Punk and Del Rio lock up and Del Rio gains the upper hand. He sends Punk into the turnbuckle and goes on the attack. Cena makes him back out of the corner. Punk then kicks Del Rio and puts him in the corner. Again, Cena steps in and makes him back out.
Punk pushes Cena away and goes for Del Rio but he gets hit with an uppercut and then a dropkick. Del Rio goes for the pin and gets a two-count. Del Rio argues with Cena that the count was too slow. Cena tells him that it was a fair count. Punk gets up and connects with a dropkick of his own and hits a DDT. Punk goes for the pin and also receives a two-count.
This time Punk gets up and complains that the count was slow. Cena tells him that he is wrong and Punk pushes Cena again. Del Rio grabs Punk's arm and hits a move targeting his limb. Del Rio then locks in a submission move and tells Punk to tap.
Cena asks Punk if he wants to quit and he says no. Del Rio breaks the hold after a few seconds and pushes Cena out of the way. Cena has had enough of the pushing and constant yelling between the two men.
Del Rio locks in his armbar finisher on Punk. Cena rolls out of the ring and begins to sign autographs. Punk taps but Cena isn't in the ring to call it. Del Rio breaks the hold and yells at Cena to get back in the ring.
Cena gets back in the ring just as Punk hits a GTS. Punk goes for the pin but when he turns to see if Cena is counting the pinfall, he sees that Cena is by the announce table drinking water.
Punk gets up and yells at him to get back in the ring. Cena tells Punk that he is thirsty. Cena gets back in and starts to argue with Punk. Punk goes to hit Cena but Cena hits him with an AA. He then hits Del Rio with an AA for good measure. Cena counts a very quick 10-count and calls the match a draw.
There appears to be no No. 1 contender until the Raw GM chimes in. The GM says that now both Punk and Del Rio are the No. 1 contenders. The GM says that he will take care of Cena next week. Cena doesn't care about what the GM has to say and leaves the ring.