WWE taped this week’s WWE Smackdown Tuesday night from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Below are full taping results:
WWE SmackDown (Airing Friday)
* The Miz kicks off this week’s SmackDown with another episode of MizTV. He actually gets a decent reaction. Miz talks about Dolph Ziggler and brings out his guest – John Cena.
The segment ends up interrupted when AJ Lee and then Dolph Ziggler comes out. We see recaps of the segments at RAW and then out comes Vickie Guerrero and she’s upset. Vickie promises it’s not over for AJ and Cena.
* Ryback squashed Darren Young. Titus O’Neil, who was on commentary, came in to confront Ryback after the match but got hit with Shell Shocked.
* R-Truth defeated Antonio Cesaro in a non-title match.
* Still to come is Big Show vs. Team Hell No plus Kofi Kingston vs. Damien Sandow.
* Alberto Del Rio beat Sin Cara by submission. Cara’s blue lighting was back for this match.
* Big Show defeated Kane and Daniel Bryan in a Handicap Match after Team Hell No were arguing. Kane and Bryan ended up taking Show out after the match. Sheamus and William Regal were shown watching the match from a sky box in the crowd.
* Kofi Kingston beat Damien Sandow in another strong match. Wade Barrett, who was on commentary, cut a promo after the match and declared that the Intercontinental Title will soon be his.
* It’s announced Michael Cole will interview Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins on RAW.
* Dolph Ziggler defeated Randy Orton with a roll up in the main event. Ziggler got the roll up after blocking a RKO. Alberto Del Rio and Ricardo Rodriguez ran in and Orton hit RR with a RKO. Del Rio escaped. On the ramp, John Cena came out and attacked Ziggler from behind. Cena put Ziggler in the STF to end it.