WWE taped this week’s Smackdown tonight from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Below are full taping results:
WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday on SyFy)
* Josh Mathews and JBL come out for commentary.
* A WMD vs. Brogue Kick challenge opens the show. Big Show and Sheamus come out to the stage, where a punching bag has been set up. Show wins the challenge with the WMD. Tensai then ambushes Sheamus, setting up the next match.
* Sheamus b. Tensai
* Heath Slater & Jinder Mahal w/ Drew McIntyre b. Santino Marella & Zack Ryder
* Kane b. Dolph Ziggler by disqualification after Ziggler attacked Kane with his Money in the Bank briefcase. A fight broke out, causing Daniel Bryan to come out. Bryan and Kane then got into an argument. Matt Striker came out to get an interview with the Tag Team Champions, but Kane attacked him with a chokeslam and Bryan put him into the No Lock.
* Big Show b. Kofi Kingston. The Miz was on commentary for the match.
* Backstage, Booker T, Teddy Long, Kaitlyn, and Layla accuse Eve of the attack on Kaitlyn, but Eve accuses Teddy Long.
* Sin Cara b. Damien Sandow. Cody Rhodes accompanied Sandow to the ring, and was ejected mid-match.
* Alberto Del Rio b. Daniel Bryan by submission with the cross armbreaker. After the match, Del Rio got a mic and cut a promo on Randy Orton. Orton came out and attacked Del Rio. Ricardo Rodriguez got involved, which allowed Del Rio to escape. Orton then hit Ricardo with an RKO through the announce table.