As noted previously, Mark Henry defeated Zack Ryder in the dark match before tonight’s WWE RAW in Atlanta. Matches taped for Thursday’s WWE Superstars before RAW tonight were Santino Marella vs. Ted DiBiase and Tyson Kidd vs. Yoshi Tatsu.
Sin Cara made his WWE TV debut on tonight’s RAW. After WWE United States Champion Sheamus defeated Daniel Bryan, he attacked Bryan until Cara’s music hit and he appeared on the stage. Cara took his coat off, rushed the ring and proceeded to take Sheamus out. Cara leaped from the top turnbuckle to the floor and landed on Sheamus before running back tot he ramp and posing for the fans.