On this day in Pro Wrestling history on November 20, 2011, World Wrestling Entertainment aired ‘WWE Survivor Series 2011’ LIVE on PPV from the world famous Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
This dual-brand (WWE RAW & WWE SmackDown!) pay-per-view featured the first match of Old School WWF Legend The Rock since WrestleMania XX in 2004.
Rock teamed up with John Cena (a few months before their WrestleMania 28 match) to defeat Awesome Truth (The Miz & R-Truth).
During a WWE 24 special on R-Truth, footage of The Rock thanking Truth & Miz backstage after the show went off the air was shown.
You can watch this rare footage below:
Here are the results:
– Dolph Ziggler (c) def. John Morrison to retain the United States Championship
– Beth Phoenix (c) def. Eve Torres in a Lumberjill Match to retain the WWE Divas Championship
– Team Barrett (Wade Barrett, Dolph Ziggler, Cody Rhodes, Hunico and Jack Swagger) def. Team Orton (Randy Orton, Sheamus, Kofi Kingston, Mason Ryan and Sin Cara) in a 5-on-5 Survivor Series Elimination Match
– Big Show def. Mark Henry (c) by DQ in a World Heavyweight Championship match
– CM Punk def. Alberto Del Rio (c) to win the WWE Championship
– The Rock & John Cena def. The Awesome Truth (The Miz & R-Truth)
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