WWE taped this week’s Smackdown from the Ford Arena in Evansville, Indiana. Below are full results:
WWE Smackdown (Airing tonight on SyFy):
* Layla b. AJ with a roll-up after Daniel Bryan came out and did his “Yes!” chant around the ring, distracting her. AJ attacked Layla after the match.
* Daniel Bryan gets a mic and tells Vickie Guerrero that he isn’t leaving the ring until she comes out. Vickie comes out and Bryan demands that AJ be banned from ringside for his WWE Championship match at Money in the Bank. Vickie tells Bryan that, due to a poll on the official WWE website, AJ will be the special guest referee. In addition, Vickie announces that, over the next two weeks, there will be qualifying matches for the Smackdown Money in the Bank ladder match.
* Damien Sandow b. Zack Ryder in a Money in the Bank qualifying match.
* Tyson Kidd b. Jack Swagger in a Money in the Bank qualifying match.
* Santino Marella & Christian b. David Otunga & Cody Rhodes in a Money in the Bank qualifying match.
* Ryback b. two jobbers
* Backstage, Teddy Long informs Antonio Cesaro & Aksana that he will be the Interim General Manager for Raw and Smackdown next week and says that they will face Layla & The Great Khali in an mixed tag team match next week.
* Tensai b. Justin Gabriel in a Money in the Bank qualifying match.
* Sheamus b. Dolph Ziggler & Alberto Del Rio to retain the World Heavyweight Championship.