WWE taped tonight’s WWE Smackdown Tuesday night from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. Below are full results:
WWE Smackdown (Airing tonight on SyFy):
* Sheamus, Randy Orton, Dolph Ziggler, Kane, Daniel Bryan, & The Great Khali start the show. Booker T comes out to make his big announcement, which is that those six Superstars have the opportunity to compete in this year’s Elimination Chamber. Jack Swagger interrupts and announces that he wants to enter the Elimination Chamber match. Ziggler says that he has the Money in the Bank briefcase, so he refuses to compete in the Elimination Chamber match. Booker complies, and instead puts Ziggler in a match with Alberto Del Rio later in the show. Booker then says that everyone in the ring will have to impress both him & Teddy Long in order to secure their spots in the Chamber. Booker announces that the winner of the Chamber match wins the opportunity to face the World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania.
* Backstage segments continue to show Alberto Del Rio outside the arena holding a bat, waiting for The Big Show.
* Rey Mysterio & Sin Cara b. Team Hell No in a non-title match.
* Backstage, Teddy Long tells Booker T that Jack Swagger‘s return was his idea. Team Rhodes Scholars interrupts them and informs them that the team has decided to break up and pursue singles competition, so Booker puts Damien Sandow in a match with Sheamus.
* The Great Khali w/ Natalya & Hornswoggle b. Jinder Mahal w/ Heath Slater & Drew McIntyre
* Sheamus vs. Damien Sandow ended when The Shield interfered, attacking Sheamus and hitting him with a 3-man powerbomb.
* Randy Orton b. Wade Barrett
* Backstage, Wade Barrett is asked about his loss to Bo Dallas. Barrett then sees Dallas and assaults him.
* Jack Swagger b. Kofi Kingston by submission with the Ankle Lock.
* Outside the arena, The Big Show arrives in his bus. Alberto Del Rio attacks him and Big Show tries desperately to escape. The Big Show gets on top of a car, but Del Rio follows him. The Big Show eventually gets into a different car and speeds away.
* Alberto Del Rio b. Dolph Ziggler by submission. Big E Langston & AJ were ejected from ringside mid-match. After the match, The Big Show appears on the TitanTron, holding Ricardo Rodriguez hostage. Big Show hit a WMD on Rodriguez to end the show.