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* Drew McIntyre defeated Jamie Noble. This match opened the overall show. The ECW and WWE Superstars taping took place after the dark match.
* Vince McMahon is out to open SmackDown. He complains about Milwaukee, shows a video of the Donald Trump firing and brings out Teddy Long. Long announces that the main event with be "Rage in a Cage" with Edge & Chris Jericho vs. Jeff Hardy & Rey Mysterio with CM Punk as the special guest referee. McMahon then put Smackdown general manager Teddy Long on probation.
* R-Truth b. Shelton Benjamin
- Truth gets the win via pinfall.
* They did a backstage segment with Rey Mysterio, Vince and Long.
* Later tonight we will have John Morrison vs. Punk.
* Vince and Punk were backstage. Vince is watching everything.
* Morrison beat Punk. Punk hit The GTS afterward.
* Josh Matthews interviewed Chris Jericho backstage.
* Jim Ross & Todd Grisham rundown The Bash in the ring.
* Edge & Chris Jericho b. Jeff Hardy & Rey Mysterio
- Solid match with lots of back and forth action.
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