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Posted On August 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 8/10

WWE taped this week’s edition of Smackdown Tuesday from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Below are full results: Dark Match: * Wade Barrett returned to defeat Zack Ryder. SmackDown: Lilian Garcia introduced the show, sang the National Anthem, and said they are sold out tonight. The arena is more packed than the previous SD taking, but some empty seats in sections. Solid 10,000. New Smackdown GM Booker T was introduced first to a big hometown reaction. Booker, in a tuxedo, busted out a Spin-a-rooni to a big reaction beforeRead More
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- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings take place from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas – the hometown of new SmackDown General Manager Booker T. Confirmed for this week’s show is Sin Cara vs. Cody Rhodes and Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel with special guests Vickie Guerrero and Dolph Ziggler. Advertised locally is John Cena vs. Big Show and John Laurinaitis. WWE is also advertising Triple H and AJ Lee to make appearances. We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s show, if you are attending, please contact us by clicking here. -Read More
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- Matt Striker says he would love to do SmackDown commentary but says there are more deserving talents such as JBL, Jim Ross and William Regal. Striker wrote on Twitter last night: “IdRead More
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- WWE announced Monday night that DJ Pauly D will be the Social Media Ambassador on the August 13 episode of Raw. The world-renowned DJ, Jersey Shore star and creator of the new “REMIX” cocktail line also headlines the SummerSlam VIP party on Thursday, August 16 in Los Angeles, California. – It was announced at Monday’s Raw at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas that WWE will return to venue for a SmackDown taping on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. – The official Twitter feed of WWE reached a milestoneRead More
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- This Friday on SmackDown on Syfy, Chris Jericho presents “The Highlight Reel” with guests Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero. – During commercial breaks at Monday’s Raw at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, Shawn Michaels career highlights were shown as part of his Appreciation Night. WWE also sold a commemorative Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night T-Shirt at the venue. – Independent women’s wrestler Reby Sky turns 26-years-old Monday. – Santino Marella is today’s featured Superstar on WWE.com. Photo of The Undertaker wearing a DX shirt »Read More
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- WWE sent out a breaking news text alert this evening announcing that Brock Lesnar is “in the building.” Shawn Michaels has also been written into the script for tonight’s show. – Former WWE Diva Maxine has been accepted into an acting school taught by Tony Savant. – We noted before that The Rock had arrived in London for filming on Fast 6. He is currently training for a few days and filming doesn’t begin for another two days. – WWE Superstar David Otunga did an interview with Muscle &Read More
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Road Dogg and Josh Mathews return with more “garbage juice” on this week’s episode of Are You Serious?, including a WCW clip of a World Heavyweight Championship match where Hollywood Hogan poked Kevin Nash in the chest with his index finger, prompting Nash to fall to the mat and allow Hogan to pin him. Road Dogg notes that to Hogan’s credit, his mighty finger “has been used to sign many contracts with creative control clauses.” The match outcome marked the reunion of both New World Order factions into one villainousRead More
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- Former WWE Champion John “Bradshaw” Layfield teased on Twitter that he will be assuming the SmackDown color commentator chair left by Booker T. He wrote, “I was only debating coming back, not very serious. But after @MichaelCole shows he is still alive and an idiot. I’m coming back! #smackdown.” The esteemed Voice of WWE, Michael Cole, broke his six-month Twitter silence to respond to his former broadcast partner dismissively comparing him to basketball great Michael Jordan’s backup center teammate Will Perdue: “It was jordan and pippen. You got gloryRead More
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- WWE officials and Mark Henry are not just in London to take the sights and sounds of the 2012 London Olympics, according to WWE announcer Jim Ross. Ross wrote in his latest blog that WWE is hoping to add to the roster. “WWE officials along with Mark Henry are in London at the Olympic Games doing some important due diligence for WWE Developmental. Stay tuned,” Ross wrote. – SmackDown General Manager Booker T announced Cody Rhodes will face Sin Cara on next week’s episode of SmackDown. – CM PunkRead More
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Posted On August 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: WWE SmackDown “Backstage Fallout” – August 3, 2012

Daniel Bryan, Aksana, Antonio Cesaro and other Superstars talk about recent SmackDown events.Read More
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- Here are some more highlights from the WWE conference call with investors on Thursday: * WWE is open to creating new wrestling shows for the Network if it makes sense economically. They are planning to have some live programming on the Network. * Vince McMahon feels that the writing of RAW and SmackDown is considerably better than it has been. He called it evolving when someone asked if they were trying to be edgier recently. * Regarding live event business on the SmackDown side, they are behind from whereRead More
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- Steve Keirn, President of WWE developmental promotion Florida Championship Wrestling, announced at Wednesday’s FCW live event in Tampa, Florida that The Undertaker and Michelle McCool were expecting their first child. “The Deadman” was at the event for an autograph signing. The Undertaker has been romantically linked to former WWE Diva Michelle McCool since 2007, whom he married on June 26, 2010, in Houston, Texas. Before Wednesday, their relationship had never been publicly acknowledged by WWE. – Cryme Tyme founder and former WWE Superstar Shad Gaspard appears on The ExesRead More
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- Kelly Kelly returns to the WWE ring next week after being granted time off the road in late May. She is scheduled to appear on the SmackDown brand’s tour of Japan beginning August 9 and will be returning full-time. Kelly, who had been on the road on a weekly basis since joining WWE in 2006, was reportedly granted a break to spend time with her family and boyfriend. She last competed on television on the May 21 Raw SuperShow, losing to Beth Phoenix. – MVP was among the WWERead More
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- WWE issued a text alert before tonight’s SmackDown television taping in Indianapolis, Indiana naming Booker T as a candidate for the new Smackdown General Manager. The statement reads: “Mr. McMahon will name the new General Manager of Smackdown at tonight’s live event, and there is strong speculation it will be Booker T.” – WWE announced Tuesday that WWE Studios’ No One Lives will debut at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. No One Lives, which features Brodus Clay in a supporting role, will premiere at TIFF’s Midnight MadnessRead More
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- Viewership for the July 30 episode of Raw dropped significantly from last week’s 1,000th episode as the program averaged a 3.08 cable rating compared to 3.84. The overall rating was down 20 percent from the milestone show and is the lowest mark since June 4. Raw averaged 4,490,000 viewers over the course of three hours and 4,710,000 from 9:00 p.m. to past 11:00 p.m. Overall viewership was down 22 percent from last week’s 6,019,000 figure and is the smallest audience since June 4. Raw drew a 2.79 rating withRead More
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- Tensai made a racial remark in his first Tout video post. Noting he was traveling with his personal chauffeur Sakamoto to Indianapolis—the site of tonight’s SmackDown taping—following Raw, he remarks it’s “very, very dangerous” to drive with a Japanese person. He then slaps Sakamoto as he’s driving and orders him “to open his eyes.” – WWE.com has uploaded a playlist of The Road Warriors’ greatest moments. Highlights include defeating The Nasty Boys to win the WWF Tag Team Championship, clashing with The Midnight Express in the dangerous Scaffold Match,Read More
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- WWE is billing the Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H match at SummerSlam as “The Perfect Storm.” Regarding the feud between Lesnar and Triple H, a source says no rematch is planned for after SummerSlam. Those plans could change but likely won’t with Lesnar’s limited schedule. – Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings take place from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Confirmed for this week’s show is an appearance by Vince McMahon to name the new SmackDown General Manager. WWE will also continue the feud between Sheamus and Alberto DelRead More
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- Rey Mysterio is still in Taipei doing promotional work for WWE, meaning he won’t likely be appearing on tonight’s WWE SmackDown taping unless he makes it back to the United States in time. Here’s a photo Mysterio posted on Twitter with his Taiwanese fans: – Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during last night’s RAW were Goat Face, Chris Jericho, Christian, Let’s Go Cena, Tyson Kidd, Tensai, Heath Slater and Little Jimmy, among others. – Evan Bourne is still a little ways away from returning toRead More
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- Mick Foley announced via Twitter Monday evening that he will hold Mick Foley’s Post-SummerSlam Jame, an improv comedy show, at the Hollywood Improv following SummerSlam in Los Angeles, California. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. via Hollywood.Improv.com. Additional details on the event are available here. Following Raw, Foley stated during a Twitter Q&A session that Bruiser Brody and Hulk Hogan head the list of wrestlers he would have liked to have faced in his career. – Cody Rhodes defeated Zack Ryder in dark match prior to RawRead More