The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown TV Taping. The taping took place on March 5th, 2013 at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York and will air on March 8th, 2013 at 8pm Eastern on the SyFy Network.
In Ring Segment
Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter came out to open the show and said that everyone should be thinking like they are and that those who don’t are the problem also if they don’t agree. Alberto del Rio came out and interrupted and then aired a clip of himself and Ricardo Rodriguez mocking Colter’s videos.
Tag Team Match
Team Hell No (Daniel Bryan & Kane) defeated 3MB (Heath Slater & Drew McIntyre) (w/Jinder Mahal).
Matt Striker interviewed Dolph Ziggler in the back with Ziggler saying that he was going to make history tonight and hinted that he could cash in the Money in the Bank briefcase. Ziggler then made out with AJ as the camera cut to Ryback walking down the corridor and coming face to face with Mark Henry with neither man saying a word.
Ryback defeated Damien Sandow.
Matt Striker interviewed The Big Show in the back about what happened after WWE RAW went off the air. Show says that he will take out anyone that gets in his way, however he believes that Sheamus and Randy Orton are to blame for what happened to him. Show then clinched his fist and raised it to the camera saying that it’s his answer for all of those who cross his path. Following this, a vignette aired stating that Fandango would make his WWE SmackDown debut later in the evening.
Alberto del Rio defeated Dolph Ziggler. Following the match, the camera cut to Daniel Bryan and AJ, with Bryan telling AJ that she looked like a wet puppy after she had water thrown over her during the last match, however she said that she’s with the next World Heavyweight Champion and that Bryan’s reign ended in 18 seconds. Bryan looked at Ziggler and said that Ziggler must know what that feels like.
Mark Henry defeated Yoshi Tatsu.
Matt Striker interviewed Sheamus in the back and discussed The Big Show’s comments blaming him and Randy Orton for The Shield’s attack on WWE RAW. Sheamus said that the only thing he will be of fault for is when he kicks The Big Show’s head off his shoulders later tonight.
Tamina Snuka defeated Kaitlyn (w/Layla). Team Rhodes Scholars were watching the match on the monitor backstage with Cody Rhodes asking Damien Sandow for his opinion of Kaitlyn as a woman. Sandow noted that Kaitlyn has done her best despite being a result of an inferior gene pool before the match went on. Following this, Fandango was set to face off against Justin Gabriel, however he refused to as Lilian Garcia couldn’t announce him properly. The camera then cut backstage as Teddy Long attempted to teach Booker T how to say Fandango.
Sheamus vs. The Big Show was declared a no contest due to interference from The Shield. Randy Orton came out to try and make the save. The Big Show then KO’d Sheamus, however Orton hit the RKO on The Big Show and posed to end the show.