WWE taped this week’s Smackdown tonight from the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, South Carolina. Below are full results:
WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday on SyFy):
* Sheamus & The Big Show open the show to sign contracts with a clause that outlaws contact between the two until WWE TLC.
* The Big Show b. Daniel Bryan. After the match, The Shield came out to assault Bryan. Kane made the save, but The Shield overwhelmed him and powerbombed him through the announce table.
* Damien Sandow continued his search for an apprentice by bringing a fan into the ring and asking trivia questions. The fan failed, but The Miz came out and verbally sparred with Sandow.
* 3MB b. Brodus Clay & The Usos
* Randy Orton b. Wade Barrett. Kofi Kingston was on commentary for the match and distracted Barrett, allowing Orton to pick up the win.
* The Great Khali & Hornswoggle w/ Natalya b. Primo & Epico w/ Rosa Mendes
* Antonio Cesaro makes his way to the ring, but is soon attacked by R-Truth. It is then announced that Cesaro will defend his United States Championship at WWE TLC against R-Truth.
* Sheamus b. Alberto Del Rio w/ Ricardo Rodriguez by submission with the Cloverleaf. The Big Show watched the match from the stage and got in Sheamus' face after the match, trying to get him to break the "no contact" clause. Sheamus grabbed Ricardo Rodriguez and threw him into Big Show to end the show.