WWE taped this week’s episode of WWE Smackdown from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Below are full results:
* Dean Ambrose opens the show with a promo about the events on Raw. He makes fun of Seth Rollins and hypes their match at Elimination Chamber.
* The Lucha Dragons b. Cesaro & Tyson Kidd. The New Day, The Ascension, The Prime Time Players & Los Matadores acted as lumberjacks for this match.
* R-Truth b. King Barrett. After the match, Sheamus ran to the ring and attacked both Superstars.
* Backstage, Renee Young interviews Lana about Rusev. She talks about the nature of her relationship with Dolph Ziggler before Rusev interrupts.
* Ryback b. Rusev by disqualification when Rusev threw Ryback into the ring post. Rusev appeared to have some sort of leg injury during the match, and trainers helped him to the back after the match.
* Paige b. Naomi w/ Tamina Snuka
* Michael Cole interviews Kevin Owens in the ring. Owens says that he's been wrestling for 15 years, and it's John Cena who has something to prove on Sunday. Kevin introduces a clip of the end of his most recent match with Sami Zayn. He says if he did that to his friend, imagine what he'll do to Cena.
* Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose b. Seth Rollins & Kane by disqualification when Joey Mercury & Jamie Noble interfered. As Reigns & Ambrose fought off J&J Security, The New Day ran down and joined the attack on Ambrose & Reigns. Kane chokeslammed Reigns and Rollins hit a Pedigree on Ambrose. The Authority stood tall to end the show.