Sasuke…?! (サスケは…!?, Sasuke wa…!?) is chapter 88 of the original Naruto manga.
With the preliminaries over, Kakashi leaves to check on Sasuke. The Third Hokage informs the finalists that they will compete in a month's time in a series of one-on-one matches. During this time they can recover from the past few days and prepare for their opponents, having had a chance to see everyone's abilities. Meanwhile, Orochimaru is concerned about Naruto's positive influence over Sasuke. He instructs Kabuto to kidnap Sasuke for him, or kill Sasuke; whichever Kabuto prefers. Kabuto goes to Sasuke's hospital room and kills all of his ANBU bodyguards. As he holds a scalpel to Sasuke's neck, Kakashi appears and stops him.