Over the past decade, WWE's Apex Predator Randy Orton has left many of his opponents floored and stunned with his RKO out of nowhere and has not missed his target often. However, the veteran WWE superstar was in for a surprise at WWE's Hell in a Cell where he faced young and high-flying Mustafa Ali in a spectacular encounter that saw both the stars put their bodies on the line to put up a thrilling performance for the WWE Universe at Sacramento on Sunday. Randy Orton and Mustafa Ali pulled all the cards out of their bag to try and topple each other but the Viper stood tall at the end of the contest. Ali used his high-flying abilities to tackle Randy Orton's sinister game plan and almost succeeded before he was put down with an RKO.
Kicking off WWE's Hell in a Cell 2019, Randy Orton and Mustafa Ali battled it out all around the ring before Randy Orton planted Ali for an RKO. The fight was evenly paced - with Ali and Orton landing blows at regular intervals to each other. However, at the end of the contest, Mustafa Ali did something that left the WWE Universe open-mouthed and left Randy Orton shocked. The cunning Viper went for his finisher, the RKO, which Ali managed to counter miraculously as he maintained his balance on his hands and followed it up by rolling Randy Orton for a pinfall. Although there have been many counters to the RKO in the past, Ali's counter seems to have left Randy Orton open-mouthed and he even took to Twitter to appreciate Ali for the counter move. Randy Orton showed his appreciation for Ali after the match at Hell in a Cell as he nodded at Ali who was lying in the centre of the ring. Here's how Randy Orton reacted to Ali's counter:
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