Spoilers: WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 7/11
WWE taped the July 11, 2014 WWE SmackDown episode from the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Here are WWE SmackDown spoilers.
* Lilian Garcia comes out to sing the Canadian National Anthem to kick off SmackDown.
* Lana and Rusev open SmackDown by coming to the ring for an anti-Canadian promo. Roman Reigns comes through the crowd to a big pop. Reigns cuts a promo and says he won’t be crushed. Lana says Reigns should be afraid. Reigns says, “you’re telling ME to be afraid?!” Things get heated but referees get in between them before they start fighting. Lana backs Rusev off.
* Cameron vs. AJ Lee is next. Cameron tries to walk out but Naomi comes from behind and throws her back in the ring. AJ gets the win with a Shining Wizard. Naomi and Cameron have a staredown.
* Renee Young interviews Randy Orton. Orton says he doesn’t care what Roman Reigns thinks and all he thinks about is what’s best for business. Orton says he’s going to introduce Chris Jericho to the Legend Killer tonight.
* Adam Rose comes out with Summer Rae. Rose vs. Fandango is next. Layla and Summer start fighting outside of the ring as soon as the match starts. Fandango eventually goes to split them up but gets counted out. Fandango argues with the referee as Rose celebrates. Rose comes from behind and hits the Party Foul.
* Heath Slater comes out next to a pop and Titus O’Neil joins him. WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos are out next for a non-title match. The Usos get an easy win. Byron Saxton interviews The Usos in the ring. Our correspondent said it was a very boring try at comedy by The Usos.
* Chris Jericho comes out to a big pop. After his entrance, Bray Wyatt appears on the big screen and gets a “whole world in his hand” chant going. Randy Orton is out next. This was described as a really entertaining match. The match ends when Jericho hits the Lionsault and as he’s pinning Orton, the Wyatt Family graphic flashes on the big screen. Orton takes advantage of Jericho being distracted and hits a RKO for the win.
* Layla vs. Summer Rae with Fandango as special referee, a rematch from Money In the Bank is next. Summer kisses Fandango and then Layla does, causing Fandango to dance. Fans hum Fandango’s theme and he keeps dancing. Summer and Layla both attack Fandango. The segment ends with Fandango sitting on the stage in disbelief as Layla and Summer have apparently decided to team up now. They show off and dance.
* Goldust defeated Ryback. Curtis Axel and Stardust were at ringside. Stardust got reactions from the crowd throughout the match. Ryback attacks Goldust after the match and as he’s about to hit Shellshocked, Stardust blows the gold dust in in Ryback’s face.
* Bo Dallas vs. Diego and El Torito in a Handicap Match is next. Bo pins Diego for the win and then attacks Torito, laying him out with a running Bo-dog.
* Rusev vs. Roman Reigns is the main event, said to be a pretty good match. Rusev dominated most of the match. Reigns hit the Superman punch and was about to hit the spear but Randy Orton attacked from behind, causing the match to end in a disqualification. Rusev hits his superkick on Reigns and is about to crush him when Lana stops him and they leave. Orton waits for Reigns to get up and hits the RKO. Orton goes to spear Reigns but Reigns gets up and spears him first to end SmackDown.