WWE Smackdown 7/29 Taping Results

Justin LaBar


Smackdown (Airing Friday on SyFy):

* Triple H opens the show and said he re-signed CM Punk to a new contract on Monday night. HHH began talking about the state of the World title. World Heavyweight Champion Christian came out and cut a promo interrupting H.  Hunter announced he'll defend the title against Randy Orton in a No Holds Barred Match at SummerSlam.

* R-Truth comes out and begins to talk about the conspiracy against him, as well as llittle Jimmy's. Hunter informs him that he will face Randy Orton tonight. He also books Christian and John Morrison to kick off the action on Smackdown.

* World Heavyweight Champion Christian def. John Morrison with the Kill Switch.

* Wade Barrett comes out and cuts a promo on Daniel Bryan. Bryan comes out and says Heath Slater cut the same promo last week and he made him tap out. Barrett punches him and taunts him with his own Money in the Bank briefcase. Daniel eventually counters and puts Barrett in the LeBell Lock.

* Backstage, Teddy Long is talking to Zack Ryder. Mark Henry walks up to them and Ryder tells him that he will find him an opponent for tonight.

Tamina, Alicia Fox & Rosa Mendes def. AJ, Natalya & Kaitlyn  . Fox pinned AJ for the victory
* Mark Henry def. a Jobber (local worker) w/Zack Ryder. Teddy Long comes out and tells Henry that nobody wants to fight him. Sheamus comes out and says he'll fight him and grabs a chair. Henry fleas as Sheamus comes at him.

* Backstage, Triple H makes Zack Ryder Teddy Long's assistant.

* WWE Tag Team Champions David Otunga & Michael McGillicutty def. The Uso's after McGillicuddy hits his finisher on Jey Uso.


* Backstage, Johnny Curtis cuts a promo and says he will debut next week.

* Backstage, Matt Striker interviews R-Truth. Truth talks about being an eagle and grabbing a snake like a Viper. Typical Truth promo.

 .* Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase def WWE Intercontinental Champion Ezekiel Jackson in a handicap-match after Rhodes hit Cross Rhodes.

* Jinder Mahal and The Great Khali cut a promo from inside the arena, speaking in Punjabi.

* R-Truth def Randy Orton Via DQ when Orton uses a chair. World Heavyweight Champion Christian watches the match from the top of the ramp. After the match, Orton hits an RKO on R-Truth on the announce table.

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