WWE SmackDown Results – March 29, 2013
We start off the show with our WWE Champion, The Rock! Rock plays up to the crowd and hypes everyone up for Wrestlemania. John Laurinitas comes out and interrupts Rock. Who knew he’d make an appearance back on TV? Johnny says that he created People Power and Rock is the People’s Champ. He wants to be in Rock’s corner at Mania. Rock asks the crowd, they obviously say no. Spinebuster and People’s Elbow to Big Johnny!
Chris Jericho vs Wade Barrett
Barrett punishes Jericho for most of the match. Jericho makes him look great. Big boot sends Jericho out of the ring. Jericho starts making his comeback. Lionsault attempt misses and goes right into the Winds of Change. Jericho kicks out. Jericho goes off the ropes and hits a flying crossbody. Barrett goes for the Wasteland but Jericho fights out. Jericho goes for the Walls of Jericho. Barrett in control again and beats up Jericho on the outside. Barrett gets in Miz’s face (who was on commentary) and returning into the ring, Jericho hits the Codebreaker!
Winner: Chris Jericho
We had a Paul Heyman interview about the Triple H vs Brock Lesnar match.
Weight Lifting Contest between Ryback and Mark Henry. Henry puts up a great deal of weight multiple times. As Ryback is benching his, Henry pushes the weight onto Ryback’s throat. Ryback is forced to be helped to the back.
Dolph Ziggler & AJ vs Daniel Bryan & Kaitlyn
Lots going on in this match. The men start off but tag in the ladies shortly. Neckbreakers from AJ. The men get back in. Big E tries to get involved but Kane dispatches him. Ziggler takes out Kane. Kaitlyn hits a big spear on AJ for the win!
Winners: Daniel Bryan & Kaitlyn
Jack Swagger vs Great Khali
Khali starts off on the offense, chopping Swagger in the corner and working over the chest. Swagger breaks an attempt at the Punjabi Plunge and starts kneeing Khali in the gut. Clotheslines from Khali. Swagger takes out Khali’s leg. Swagger spears the leg of Khali. Khali goes out of the ring and Swagger locks in the Patriot Lock. Swagger pays no attention to the count.
No Contest: Count out
Antonio Cesaro, Damien Sandow & Cody Rhodes vs Randy Orton, Sheamus & The Big Show
Orton and Cesaro start off and Orton takes control. Sheamus comes in and beats up Cesaro. Show and Rhodes in and the good guys are still winning. After some more work from the faces, the heels take control as Cesaro beats down Orton. Cesaro with a gutwrench suplex. Rhodes comes in and locks a chinlock in. Orton breaks out but gets caught with a knee. Sandow in. Sandow with knees to the chest. Russian leg sweep from Sandow, followed by the elbow of disdain. Sleeper from Sandow. Sheamus is in and he beats up on Rhodes. 10 clubs to the chest of Cody. White Noise to Rhodes, Sandow and Rhodes double team Sheamus until Big Show Kos Cesaro and Orton hits the RKO on Sandow. Sheamus with the Brogue Kick to Rhodes!
Winners: Sheamus, Randy Orton & Big Show
The Shield show up in the crowd but Orton, Sheamus & Show chase them into the crowd and brawl around the arena. The Shield manage to scramble away and get out of the building as the show comes to a close with the good guys posing in the upper level of the crowd.