WWE SmackDown Recap (With Video): Del Rio's Opponent For SummerSlam Official
|By Kian Terani | August 18, 2012 | Comments|
Winner by pin: Eve
Eve blows kisses at ringside and struts up the ramp.
Eve comes in Booker's office and says she has so many ideas to improve the show. Booker asks if she will get along with Long. Eve says yes and goes to take a shower.
Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton
They lock-up and Orton hits a shoulderblock and Bryan backs off. Orton hits a dropkick but Bryan kicks out at 1 and goes out of the ring and has an intense shouting match in a fan's face. Orton hits a high back bodydrop back in the ring. Bryan takes out his knee. Bryan continues to work the knee.
Orton meets Bryan up top and brings him down with a Superplex. Both men are down. Orton drapes his arm and gets 2.
They trade shots and Bryan takes out the leg again. Orton moves in the corner and Bryan goes shoulder-first into the post. Orton shifts the momentum and hits a flurry. Orton goes for his ropes-DDT but Bryan counters and pulls him out of the ring. Orton sends him in to security wall. Bryan kicks the knee and sends Orton into the steel steps and gets 2 in the ring. Bryan lands several No Kicks but Orton ducks the last one and hits a neckbreaker for 2.
Orton hits his ropes-DDT from the corner and coils-up. Bryan counters the RKO with a No Lock attempt. He gets it. Kane's pyro goes off but he no-shows. Bryan is scared and distracted and he gets the RKO.
Winner by pin: Randy Orton
Kane comes out on the stage and smiles toward Bryan.
Santino has joined commentary.
Antonio Cesaro w/ Aksana vs. Zack Ryder
Tonight's word is "loser." The crowd chants "USA." Cesaro looks toward Santino. Cesaro hits a gut-wrench suplex and proceeds with stomps. Ryder makes a come-back and hits the Broski Boot in the corner. Cesaro drops him across the ropes and hits the Neutralizer for the win.
Winner by pin: Antonio Cesaro
Cesaro immediately pie-faces Santino at ringside. Cesaro pushes him into the table and Santino gets fired-up as Cesaro and Aksana walk up the ramp.
Cole says Michaels has indeed suffered a broken arm and other multiple contusions. They say he will not be at SummerSlam.
Del Rio makes his entrance. Y2J is attacked by Ziggler in the back with his briefcase. He rams a large cart into Y2J. Booker comes to his aid.
Del Rio laughs at what just happened. He tells Booker to come down and give him his match. Jericho comes out, holding his ribs.
Alberto Del Rio vs. Y2J
Del Rio gets some offense going and gets 2. He continues to focus on Jericho's ribs. Jericho mounts a comeback. Del Rio knocks him off the apron.
Del Rio is in charge in the ring. Y2J fights back and hits a Lionsault but he is hurt. Y2J gets 2. Del Rio hits headbutts but Jericho counters him and goes for the Walls and gets it. Del Rio fights out and kicks him off. Ziggler is there just in time to pull the ropes down so Jericho falls out. He sends Jericho back in and Del Rio hits a kick to the back of the head for the win.
Winner by pin: Del Rio
Del Rio applies a cross armbreaker on Y2J as Ziggler yells at him in the ring. Sheamus comes out to the rescue and fights with Del Rio. Del Rio escapes up the stands. Booker T comes out and asks what Sheamus is doing there. Sheamus says he wants his match reinstated. Booker tells him he's injured but Sheamus says he doesn't care. Del Rio looks on from the stands. Sheamus begs Booker for the match. Booker grants it.
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