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Kofi Kingston hit a dive from the top turnbuckle on to both of the Usos, who were on the floor.
The rods are placed diagonally from top to bottom corners and can be tightened at a turnbuckle to straighten out the door--do a little at time to allow the door to adjust to the change.
With his face an angry cherry pie, Vargas stood on the turnbuckle and waved goodbye.
With Big E down, The Usos hit the double splashes from the top turnbuckle for the victory.
Natalya then flung Charlotte neck-first into the turnbuckle, and pinned her for the win.
Tightening the turnbuckle tensions the cable, lifting the low corner of the gate.
But that sum would only cover the initial phase of restoration, which will involve fixing the roof gable and awning, and tightening the frame of the building with earthquake straps and turnbuckles.
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