Event Title

King of the Ring '01 Taping

Date

June 24, 2001

Venue

Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States of America, North America drawing 17,777
  1. WWF European Champion Matt Hardy beat Justin Credible via pinfall (0:07:03)
  2. Kurt Angle beat Christian via pinfall (0:08:17)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will advance to the Finals of the 2001 King of the Ring Tournament
  3. Edge beat Rhyno via pinfall (0:08:54)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will advance to the Finals of the 2001 King of the Ring Tournament
  4. WWF World Tag Team Champions The Dudley Boyz (Bubba Ray & D-Von Dudley) beat WWF Intercontinental Champion Kane & Spike Dudley via pinfall when Bubba Ray pinned Spike (0:08:33)
  5. Edge beat Kurt Angle via pinfall (0:10:20)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will be crowned the 2001 King of the Ring
  6. WWF Light Heavyweight Champion Jeff Hardy beat X-Pac via pinfall (0:07:12)
  7. Kurt Angle beat Shane McMahon via pinfall in a Street Fight (0:25:58)
  8. WWF Champion Steve Austin beat Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit via pinfall in a Triple Threat Match when Austin pinned Benoit (0:27:50)
    Stipulations: If Austin loses this match, his partnership with Vince McMahon will end
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