WWE SmackDown Results – July 12, 2013

Match #1
Christian vs Daniel Bryan

Very fast paced back and forth match between these two. Late in the match, Bryan hits a hard dropkick into the corner but Christian counters after with a spear for two. Christian tries to go off the ropes but Bryan catches him and locks in the No! Lock for the win.

Winner: Daniel Bryan

Match #2
Jey Uso vs Seth Rollins

Rollins dominates Jey for the majority of the match but Jey begins to get the upperhand. Big splash in the corner followed by the Samoan hip attack in the corner. Huge samoan drop from Jey for two after Reigns distracted the ref. Reigns takes out Jimmy on the outside and Rollins knocks Jey off the ropes. Rollins with the Black Out for the win.

Winner: Seth Rollins

Match #3
Chris Jericho vs Curtis Axel

Very similar to the match from Raw on Monday. Axel manages to keep control for a long time on Jericho, countering all his escapes. Axel misses a splash in the corner and Jericho hits a cross body off the ropes. Neckbreaker from Axel for two. Axel is outside the ring and tries to get in but Jericho codebreaker’s him back out.

Winner via Countout: Chris Jericho

Axel flips out and Heyman tries to calm him down after.

Match #4
The Miz vs Ryback

Miz manages to work over Ryback’s bad knee for most of the match and goes for the figure four bur Ryback gets out. Miz keeps kicking Ryback’s leg in the corner. Ryback feigns the injury and hits the meathook clothesline followed by Shellshocked for the win.

Winner: Ryback

Contract signing for AJ vs Kaitlyn. AJ reads off some of Kaitlyn’s texts messages and reveals ones where she made fun of Natalya, Naomi and Cameron. AJ tells Kaitlyn she should just leave. Kaitlyn talks some trash back to AJ and a full scale brawl breaks out.

Match #5
Wade Barrett vs Fandango

Most of the match focuses on Sandow/Rhodes and Swagger/Cesaro arguing while Fandango gets the roll up while holding the tights to win.

Match #6
Alberto Del Rio vs Sin Cara

The match never starts as Sin Cara attacks Alberto. Sin Cara hits the Zig Zag and plays off of Ziggler’s mannerisms.

Vickie starts yelling at the crowd and gets escorted out.

Teddy Long catches up to Sin Cara and addresses him as Dolph. Dolph then shows up and congratulates Sin Cara before leaving.

Main Event
Sheamus vs Randy Orton

Slow match to start with each guy going back and forth for a bit. Sheamus with the vicious clubs to the chest of Orton. Orton dodges the Brogue Kick and takes Sheamus down. Sheamus counters the RKO. As the two both fall off the top rope, Daniel Bryan comes out and grabs a ladder again. Sheamus knocks Bryan off the ladder and sends him out of the ring. Christian comes out and knocks Sheamus off the ladder. Bryan comes back in the ring as Christian is reaching for the briefcase and knocks the ladder over. Orton in and RKO to Bryan! Orton climbs up and grabs it to end the show.