Last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings from the O2 arena in London, England. This show will air on Friday on SyFy (US) and on Sky Sports (UK).
Michael Cole and Booker T on commentary. Lilian Garcia performs God Save The Queen to start the show.
Daniel Bryan comes out to a big cheer and lots of YES! chants. He says Sheamus cheated to win the World Heavyweight Title and he plans to win the title back at Extreme Rules. AJ Lee then comes out and refuses to leave when Bryan orders her too. AJ says she wants to talk about their problems. Bryan then says she wishes AJ was never born and he will never take her back. He leaves her in the ring crying.
1) Natalya defeats AJ Lee by disqualification after a distraught AJ takes all her rage out on her opponent in the corner, still crying. Referee stopped the match.
Damien Sandow promo is shown.
2) Brodus Clay (w/Hornswoggle) defeats Hunico (w/ Camacho) in a quick match. Hornswoggle came out dressed like Brodus.
Teddy Long is backstage and promotes Darren Young and Titus O’Neil to the main roster. John Laurinaitis walks in and makes a joke of Teddy and leaves.
Matt Striker is backstage interviewing Randy Orton. The Viper gets a big pop and says his dad is feeling ok after the attack last week and hypes Extreme Rules where it is announced he will take on Kane in a Falls Count Anywhere Match.
3) Titus O’Neil and Darren Young defeated The Usos with a Hart Attack combo.
4) Alberto Del Rio defeated Intercontinental Champion The Big Show in a non-title match when Cody Rhodes interfered with a Disaster kick on show. Cody attacks Big Show post-match but it just pisses Show off who chases him through the crowd.
5) Ryback defeats local wrestler James Lerman in a squash match.
Teddy Long is backstage dressed as the Queen’s Guard and other Superstars mock the hell out of him. Johnny Ace comes out of his office and welcomes Antonio Cesaro to step in.
6) Randy Orton, Sheamus & The Great Khali defeated Daniel Bryan, Mark Henry and Cody Rhodes when Orton RKO’s Henry for the win. Cody interrupted Khali’s entrance and injured his knee which allowed Big Show to come out as his replacement for the match.