The cage is lowered into position and Randy Orton makes his way to the ring. Orton looks determined to walk out of the cage with the Championship.
Wade Barrett is out next with all the members of the Empire Alliance at his side. They receive good heat, and Wade enters the cage. Tony Chimel gives the main event announcements and reads the names and weights of the two men. The referee closes the door, and the match is underway.
Orton goes right after Barrett as the match begins. Orton punches him and puts him in the corner. Orton hits about five punches before Wade pushes him out of the corner. Orton comes back and lands a few more punches before Wade lands a big right hand and a clothesline. Orton gets back to his feet and attacks Barrett some more. Barrett is backed into the corner, and Orton is going crazy on him with right hands.
Barrett stumbles out of the corner, and Orton hits a drop kick on him. Orton grabs Barrett and goes to throw him into the cage, but Barrett counters and hits Orton with a suplex that sends him flying into the steel cage. Barrett regains his composure as Orton is down. Barrett runs at Orton and hits him with a big boot against the side of the cage.
Orton is down, and Barrett asks for the cage door to be opened. Barrett gets to the door, but Orton jumps on his back and locks in a sleeper hold. The door is closed and the match continues. Barrett flips Orton over and goes for a dropkick to the back of his head, but Orton moves out of the way and Barrett hits the mat. Barrett gets up and Orton hits him with an RKO!
Orton asks for the cage door to be opened and he crawls over to it. He gets his head and upper body out of the cage, but Sheamus Brogue Kicks the cage door into Randy's skull. Randy stops moving and Barrett drags him back into the ring. The door is closed, and we continue.
Barrett lifts Orton up and hits him with a back breaker. Barrett locks in a Boston Crab on Orton. Orton powers out of it and hits a drop kick. Orton stumbles to his feet, and Barrett hits him with a clothesline. Barrett grabs Orton and hits him with the Wasteland. Barrett begins to climb the cage and gets to the top. Orton quickly stumbles to his feet and grabs Barrett's boot. Barrett tries kicking him off but Orton pulls Barrett back over the side of the cage and pulls him off.
Barrett grabs Orton and throws him down to the mat, but Orton gets up and hits another RKO. Orton calls for the door, and it is opened. He is going out the door when Sheamus goes for a Brogue kick. Orton sees him and pulls the cage door in. Sheamus has nothing to kick and instead goes flying over the steel steps. Orton gets to the steel steps, but McIntyre hits him upside the head with the briefcase. Orton stumbles and falls off the steel steps.
Skip Sheffield catches Orton, and his feet never touch the floor. Sheffield throws Orton back in the ring, and the match continues. Barrett is waiting in the ring and when Orton gets up, he grabs him and hits a Wasteland. Barrett opens the door and walks out. Wade Barrett retains his World Heavyweight Championship.