WWE taped this week’s episode of WWE Smackdown from the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana. Below are full results:
* Dean Ambrose opens the show with a promo about WWE Payback. Roman Reigns interrupts to make his case about the WWE World Heavyweight Championship match on Sunday. He is interrupted by Kane, who puts Dean in a match immediately.
* Dean Ambrose b. Sheamus
* Backstage, Kane announces Seth Rollins vs. Ryback for later tonight.
* Lana and Rusev comes to the ring. Lana apologizes to Rusev for her recent actions involving playing to the crowd and doing Fandango's dance.
* Seth Rollins b. Ryback. Bray Wyatt ambushes Ryback on the ramp before the match, but Ryback ultimately insists on competing.
* Naomi and Tamina Snuka cut a promo.
* Tyson Kidd w/ Cesaro & Natalya b. Kofi Kingston w/ The New Day
* Neville b. Bo Dallas. King Barrett sat on commentary for the match. Prior to the match, Bo cut a promo on Daniel Bryan.
* Roman Reigns b. Kane. Weapons were introduced early on during the match as the match could only end by pinfall or submission. Reigns celebrated to end the show.