WWE taped this week’s WWE Smackdown tonight from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Below are full results:
WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday on SyFy):
* The Miz, the new Intercontinental Champion, opens the show. He talks about his title win from Raw, and thanks the “peeps” for the opportunity to win the title. He is interrupted by Christian, who tells Miz he wants his rematch right now.
* The Miz b. Christian with a roll-up to retain the Intercontinental Championship.
* A four-way match between Kane, Alberto Del Rio, Daniel Bryan, and Rey Mysterio is announced for tonight, in order to determine the #1 contender for the World Heavyweight Championship.
* Ryback b. Jinder Mahal by countout. Mid-match, Jinder rolled out of the ring and escaped up the ramp.
* Sheamus b. Cody Rhodes. During the match, Dolph Ziggler walks down holding the Money in the Bank briefcase, watching the match. After the match, Chris Jericho runs out and attacks Ziggler from behind, before throwing him back into the ring to Sheamus. Jericho and Sheamus beat down Ziggler and Jericho hits a codebreaker.
* Antonio Cesaro w/ Aksana b. Santino Marella
* Damien Sandow b. Yoshi Tatsu
* AW & the Prime Time Players interrupt a Rosa Mendes photoshoot backstage. AW steals the camera and starts taking pictures of Darren Young & Titus O’Neil instead.
* Alberto Del Rio b. Rey Mysterio, Kane, & Daniel Bryan to become the #1 contender for the World Heavyweight Championship. Rey had Bryan pinned, but Ricardo Rodriguez pulled Rey off of him and allowed Del Rio to get the pin.