WWE taped Friday’s episode of Smackdown on Tuesday from the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virginia.
Credit to reader Rusty Kendall and Wrestling News World for these results:
* Caylen Croft b. Luke Gallows
Smackdown (Airing Friday on SyFy):
* Alberto Del Rio came out to open the show. He ran down the legends that appeared on Monday’s “Old School” Raw and boasted about beating Sgt. Slaughter. MVP came out and assured Del Rio he’ll never be a legend and he’s a nobody. MVP asked Del Rio for a match but Del Rio told him he couldn’t handle him. Del Rio called for Drew McIntyre, one of his teammates at Sunday’s Survivor Series pay-per-view, to come out and face him.
* MVP b. Drew McIntyre
* Backstage, Edge taunts Paul Bearer who is still tied to a wheelchair.
* World Heavyweight Champion Kane bursts into Teddy Long’s office and questions where Paul Bearer is very similar to how he went on a rampage looking for The Undertaker‘s “attacker” a couple of month ago.
* Jack Swagger b. Chris Masters via submission in the anklelock.
* Edge is shown still somewhat torturing Paul Bearer.
* Kaval b. WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler in a non-title match. After the bout, he reminded Dolph he has a title match at an upcoming pay-per-view because of his WWE NXT Season 2 win. He says he wants Ziggler on Sunday at Survivor Series for the WWE Intercontinental Championship.
* “Dashing” Cody Rhodes b. Kofi Kingston
* Backstage, World Heavyweight Champion Kane is still on a rampage searching for Paul Bearer.
* WWE Divas Champion(s) LayCool b. Natalya & Kelly Kelly. Layla pinned Natalya.
* Backstage, Edge lures World Heavyweight Champion Kane in by revealing Paul Bearer. He attacks Kane then drives off with his “father”.
* Big Show b. Tyler Reks
* Rey Mysterio b. Alberto Del Rio via disqualification when Team Del Rio came out and beat up Rey. Team Mysterio made the save. Teddy Long came out and announced since both teams were already in the ring we’d have a Survivor Series Battle Royal preview tonight.
* Big Show won a 10-man Battle Royal featuring Alberto Del Rio, Tyler Reks, Cody Rhodes, Drew McIntyre, Jack Swagger, Rey Mysterio, Kofi Kingston, MVP and Chris Masters. Show eliminated Swagger with help from Mysterio tow in the match. Following the bout, Show and Mysterio celebrated.
Dark Match Main Event:
* Big Show b. World Heavyweight Champion Kane via disqualification when Kane used the title belt.