Wrestling News World reader Kevin Eperjesi attended last night’s Smackdown house show from the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey and sent in the following live report:
Match 1: Justin Gabriel def Hunico.
Match 2: Wade Barrett came out and announced that Orton will be out of action for 6 months. However, Sheamus was the replacement.
Wade Barret Vs Sheamus – Jersey Street fight.
Best match on the night, winner Sheamus.
Match 3: Cody Rhodes Vs Booker T – Intercontinental- No contest due to an attack on Booker from Rhodes.
Match 4: Ted Dibase def Jinder Mahal
Match 5: Seth Rollins def Tyson Kidd after the match, Rhodes came out an attacked both wrestlers.
Match 6. Cody Rhodes vs. Booker T – WWE Intercontinental Championship – winner Booker T by DQ
Match 7: AJ & Alicia Fox def Natalya & Tamina
Match 8: Primo & Epico def Air boom to become new tag champs. NO WAIT, another ref came running out and told the other ref kofi leg was on the ropes, therefor the match was restarted. Winners, Air Boom
Match 9: Daniel Bryan def Big show and Mark Henry in a steel cage to retain World Heavyweight Championship
Good show, almost the whole arena was filled expect for the top sections that were tarped off.