WWE SmackDown Recap (W/ Video) - Orton Vs. Ziggler, Sheamus Vs. Sandow
|By Kian Terani | September 01, 2012 | Comments|
Damien Sandow interrupts on the ramp. He says Sheamus is ignorant and that HHH led an assault against him. Sheamus invites him to get in the ring. Sandow says Sheamus is unworthy of his time.
Booker T's music hits. He makes a match between Sandow and Sheamus for tonight. We go to commercial.
Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes
Cody cuts a previously recorded split-screen promo about masks. He says they represent panic, fear, and ugliness. They trade moves, Cody slides out of the ring to avoid the 619 and sends Rey into the announce table. We go to commercial.
Cody hits a devastating suplex in the ring for 2. Rhodes gets more near-falls and continues to pick-apart Rey. Cody goes for the mask and it gives Rey a window to take over. Rey hits the West Coast Pop from up top and a leg-scissor takedown for 2. Cody takes over with a knee in the head. Cody stops the 619 but Rey rolls him up for 3.
Winner by pin: Rey Mysterio
Cody gets his heat back with stomps and goes for the mask. Sin Cara comes out to the rescue and sets Cody up for Rey to deliver the 619. Sin Cara puts a mask like his on Cody.
A video of Daniel Bryan's anger management class from Monday is shown.
Eve comes down and joins commentary. We go to commercial.
Kaitlyn vs. Natalya
The women go back and forth. Natalya shows her mean streak and yells for Kaitlyn to respect her. Kaitlyn hits a couple of takedowns and a dropkick. Natalya hits a clothesline for 2. Kaitlyn rolls her up suddenly for the win.
Winner by pin: Kaitlyn
Matt Striker interviews Booker in the back. They show a video of Vickie Guerrero and AJ's confrontation from RAW. Booker says he thinks AJ is unraveling. Vickie interrupts and says she is taking action for AJ's assault on her.
We go to commercial.
A recap of Punk-Lawler is shown. Then more of Bryan's anger class. We go to commercial.
Sheamus vs. Damien Sandow
Sandow ducks in the ropes and tells the ref to "relinquish him." Sandow ducks out of the ring and complains about a closed fist of Sheamus. Sheamus hits a series of takedowns but Sandow retreats again. Sheamus gives chase but Sandow rams him into the steel steps then goes inside to get the count-out victory. Sheamus makes it back in and Sandow goes on a mean streak. Sandow gets 2. Sheamus fights his way up and starts to pick Sandow apart. Sandow goes to leave but Sheamus bring him back in and hits forearms in the ropes. Sandow ducks White Noise and runs away.
Winner by count-out: Sheamus
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