WrestleZone.com’s very detailed, exclusive WWE SmackDown! taping results for May 8th!
WWE is in Pittsburgh, PA. tonight taping ECW, SmackDown!, and matches/segments for "WWE Superstars". The following is live play-by-play results coverage of the SmackDown! tapings for this Friday night. The ECW and Superstars taping results are already on the newsboard for those interested.
WWE SmackDown! Taping Results — PAGE ONE
SmackDown! Opener: Rey Mysterio, Chris Jericho & Jeff Hardy
SD! General Manager Teddy Long opens the show. He introduces Rey Mysterio. Mysterio says he’s home now again that he is back on SmackDown! every week. He says Jeff Hardy was the better man and invites anyone in the locker room to challenge him for his Intercontinental title tonight. This prompts Chris Jericho to make his way to the ring. Jericho says he is the real face of SmackDown! and demands an I-C title match against Mysterio tonight. Mysterio tells Jericho to shut up, pushes him down to the ground and leaves. Jeff Hardy comes out and says if Jericho wants an I-C title shot against Mysterio, he has to beat him first. Teddy Long clears things up. Tonight on SmackDown! it will be Chris Jericho vs. Jeff Hardy and if Jericho wins, it is a triple threat match at Judgment Day.
Mike Knox vs. R-Truth
Slow start to this one. Knox is getting the better of some punching exchanges. R-Truth hits a dropkick but Knox is back quickly and nails R-Truth with a spinebuster. Knox with a sleeper hold on R-Truth. He breaks free and hits a scissors kick on Knox. Dropkick from R-Truth for a two-count. Knox hits R-Truth with a big boot and his finishing move for the pin and victory.
Winner: Mike Knox
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