Report by Richard Trionfo & PWinsider.com
WWE Smackdown Results 7/12/13
Jul 13, 2013 - 12:11:08 AM
We are in Hampton, Virginia and your announcers are John ‘Virginia Ham’ Layfield and Michael ‘CIA’ Cole.
Match Number One: Daniel Bryan versus Christian
They look at the briefcase above the ring and then they lock up. Bryan with an arm bar into a key lock. Christian with a shoulder tackle followed by a drop kick from the turnbuckles for a near fall. Christian runs into a shoulder from Bryan on the apron and Bryan with a kick to the arm to both set up the No Lock and make it harder for Christian to grab the case on Sunday.
Bryan with a knee to the midsection. Bryan with a knee drop for a near fall. Bryan works on the shoulders and back but Christian with a back heel kick and punch. Christian with an Irish whip but he runs into boots from Bryan. Bryan runs into a spinebuster and Christian gets a near fall. Christian with a forearm to Bryan and he goes to the turnbuckles for a back elbow and he gets a near fall.
Bryan with a knee to the midsection but Bryan is sent over the top rope to the floor by Christian. Christian misses a baseball slide when Bryan moves and Daniel with a clothesline and Bryan with a running knee off the apron to the head. We go to commercial.
We are back and Bryan misses the running drop kick in the corner and Christian gets a near fall. Christian with a neck breaker and he gets a near fall. Christian with kicks to the back and then he works on the neck. Bryan with forearms but Christian with forearms. Bryan sends Christian through the ropes to the floor.
Bryan goes for a suicide dive but Christian with an uppercut. Bryan with a forearm to Christian and then he hits a drop kick to the arm against the ring steps. Bryan gets back into the ring and so does Christian. Bryan with kicks to the arms. Christian with an Irish whip but Bryan flips over and Christian with a back heel kick and a sunset flip from the turnbuckles for a near fall.
Christian with punches while Bryan continues with the kicks. Bryan gets the advantage but Christian with a drop toe hold into the ropes and Christian with a slingshot to the floor followed by an uppercut. Christian drops Bryan’s head across the top rope and then Christian goes up top again. Christian misses a cross body when Bryan moves out of the way.
Bryan goes up top and he goes for the diving head butt, but Christian moves out of the way and Bryan crashes and burns. Both men struggle to get back to their feet. Christian with a punch and he goes for a tornado DDT but Bryan pushes him away. Bryan with kicks to the chest and he misses a round kick. Christian with an inverted DDT.
Christian waits for Bryan to get up so he can hit the spear but Bryan with a kick to the arm and then to the head and he gets a near fall. Bryan with more kicks to Christian and then he hits the running drop kick into the corner. Bryan goes for another but Christian recovers and hits a spear but Bryan kicks out at two.
Christian tries for the Killswitch but Bryan counters for the Yes Lock but Christian avoids it. Christian with a back heel kick and he goes to the turnbuckles but Bryan catches Christian and applies the Yes Lock. Christian tries to fight out of it, but he has to tap out.
Winner: Daniel Bryan
Teddy Long is on the phone in his office and he has to hang up because Dolph Ziggler enters. Teddy says that he has good news for Dolph. He is giving Dolph the night off.
Dolph says that he wants to compete tonight.
Teddy says that Alberto is facing Sin Cara tonight and he does not want Dolph to get involved.
He says that he does not want to suffer the same fate as Vickie Guerrero so there will be no interference tonight.
Dolph says that he understands and realizes that Alberto and Teddy are buddy buddy.
Teddy says that he is doing his job. He tells Dolph adios.
Dolph tells Teddy on Sunday he will become the next World Champion.
We go to commercial.
Match Number Two: Seth Rollins (with Roman Reigns) versus Jey Uso (with Jimmy Uso)
They lock up and go around the ring until Rollins applies a waist lock and he applies a hammer lock. Uso with a side head lock but Rollins with a top wrist lock and side head lock of his own. Rollins with a kick but Jey with a forearm. Uso with an uppercut to Rollins in the corner followed by a snap mare and a sliding clothesline for a near fall.
Rollins with an Irish whip but he runs into an uppercut and Jey goes to the turnbuckles. Seth pulls Jey off the turnbuckles and he gets a near fall. Rollins with a belly-to-back suplex and he gets a near fall. Rollins with a splash into the corner and he gets a near fall. Rollins kicks Uso and he applies a rear chin lock.
Jey with a punch but Rollins with a kick and he sends Jey into the turnbuckles. Rollins sends him around the ring but the more you hit a Samoan in the head, the more he wants it. Rollins with chops but Uso with forearms and an uppercut.
Uso with a splash into the corner and he sets for the running butt splash into the corner and he connects. Reigns gets on the apron and distracts Jey but Jimmy with a super kick. Jey with an alley oop Samoan drop after Rollins misses a splash into the corner. Jey gets a two count. Reigns with a clothesline to Jimmy on the floor and that distracts Jey long enough to allow Rollins to hit the ropes and crotch Jey. Rollins hits Black Out for the three count.
Winner: Seth Rollins
We go back to Raw with a look at the McHumiliation of Vickie Guerrero.
We go to commercial.
Match Number Three: Chris Jericho versus Curtis Axel (with Paul Heyman)
Axel punches and kicks Jericho in the corner and the referee warns him. Axel with an Irish whip but he runs into an uppercut and Jericho with chops and a back elbow. Jericho with a missile drop kick from the second turnbuckle and he gets a near fall. Jericho with knees and elbows to Axel. Axel with forearms to the back of the head followed by kicks.
Axel sends Jericho into the turnbuckles followed by an Irish whip but Jericho floats over and Axel goes into the ring post shoulder first. Jericho tries for the Codebreaker but Axel holds on and hot shots Jericho and gets a near fall. We go to commercial.
We are back and Axel with a forearm to the throat and then he goes to the turnbuckles and hits another elbow drop and he gets a near fall. Axel rubs his forearm across Jericho’s eyes. Axel chokes Jericho in the ropes followed by a forearm. Jericho with chops and a kick followed by a forearm. Jericho with a waist lock and then he turns it into a Northern Lights suplex for a near fall.
Jericho goes for the Walls of Jericho but Axel uses his legs to fight out. Axel with a springing Saito suplex for a near fall. Axel with a chop and kicks followed by an Irish whip but he misses a splash into the corner. Jericho goes up top and hits a cross body for a near fall. Jericho with a bulldog and he tries for the Lionsault but he can see Axel moving so he over rotates and lands on his feet.
Axel tries to send Jericho over the top rope to the floor but Jericho lands on the apron but Axel with a knee to the midsection. Axel hangs Jericho from the second rope and hits a neck breaker and gets a near fall. Axel punches Jericho and gets a near fall.
Axel tries for a slam but Jericho escapes and he tries for the Walls of Jericho but Axel counters with an inside cradle but he only gets a two count. Jericho with an enzuigiri and he gets a near fall. Jericho with a forearm and then he sends Axel over the top rope to the floor on a back body drop when Axel charges at him.
Jericho misses a baseball slide and Axel with a clothesline to Jericho. Axel sends Jericho back into the ring and Jericho with a Codebreaker while Axel climbs back into the ring and Axel falls to the floor. The referee starts his count and Axel cannot get up by ten and the referee calls for the bell.
Winner: Chris Jericho (by count out)
After the match, Axel shows his frustration and he throws chairs into the ring. Heyman does his best to try to calm down Axel.
Match Number Four: Miz versus Ryback
They lock up and Miz sends Ryback into the turnbuckles. Miz continues to toy with Ryback and he punches Ryback. Ryback charges at Miz and Miz drops down and Ryback goes over the top rope to the floor. Miz with a baseball slide and a double sledge from the apron. Miz returns to the ring and he slides under Ryback but Ryback grabs Miz and sends him into the turnbuckles.
Miz comes off the turnbuckles and Ryback catches him and hits a power slam followed by a leg drop. Ryback with a forearm to the back followed by a kick to the back. Ryback picks up Miz and runs him into the turnbuckles. Ryback with a hard Irish whip and then he stands on Miz’ head.
Miz with punches and Ryback goes for a slam but Miz escapes and he goes for the back of the leg. Ryback with a shoulder tackle and then he slams Miz’ head to the mat. Ryback with a slam and he goes for a splash but Miz gets his knees up. Miz with punches followed by a drop kick to the knee. Miz with a knee lift and boot to the head.
Miz with the Awesome Clothesline and then Miz goes up top for the double sledge. Miz with knees to the hamstring but Ryback kicks him away. Miz with kicks to the leg followed by a DDT to the knee. Miz puts the leg in the ropes and he kicks it. Miz drops down and hyper-extends the knee.
Ryback complains to the referee and he says that he is hurt. He says that he felt something pop. He does not want the match to be stopped. He asks the referee to help him up. Miz does not take advantage of the situation and Ryback with a clothesline to Miz and then he picks up Miz and hits the marching muscle buster for the three count.
Renee Young is in the interview area with Sheamus. She asks Sheamus about his participation in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match and his match tonight against Randy Orton. Sheamus says that he will follow St. Patrick’s footsteps and rid Smackdown of snakes. Sheamus says that he is not afraid of heights. He is not known as someone who brings a briefcase to work. Maybe he will put a few pints in it or some corned beef and cabbage. At Money in the Bank, when he wins, he will cash it in when he wants and he will become a three time WWE Champ. He says that pints are on him. Sheamus leaves and comes back and says that Renee is pretty cute.
AJ skips in the back while Kaitlyn sulks as she walks to the contract signing that will take place after commercial.
We are back and Teddy Long is in the ring and he says that he wants everyone to join him along with the Diva Division for this contract signing for the Divas Title Match that will take place at Money in the Bank between Kaitlyn and AJ Lee.
Teddy wants their signatures on the contracts.
AJ notices the Sequined Sisterhood of the Sparkling Pants and she wants to know if they are going to protect Kaitlyn. She says that half of them don’t like Kaitlyn. The other half don’t like her, but they should because no one cared about the Divas Division until she won the title. AJ says that everyone can line up and thank her.
Teddy cuts off AJ and tells her to sign on the dotted line.
AJ signs the contract and then she tells Kaitlyn that once she signs the contract, AJ will embarrass her worse than ever before.
Kaitlyn wonders what it is that AJ has in store for her.
Kaitlyn signs the contract and Teddy says the match is official.
AJ tells Katie that she tried to help her but she has no choice. Does Kaitlyn remember the real texts she sent to her fake secret admirer? AJ reads some of the texts. One is about how Kaitlyn doesn’t trust Natalya. The next one is about Cameron and Naomi and how they only care about the reality show.
Kaitlyn tries to take the phone and AJ says ‘HULK SMASH’. AJ says that she has insurance and a family plan. She says that AJ is pretty good with technology and with pointing so she tells Big E to point to the TitanTron.
AJ asks if anyone has a tissue after reading the next text. AJ tells Kaitlyn that they should do everyone a favor. She tells Kaitlyn to rip up the contract, tuck her tail between her legs, and walk away so we never have to see her again.
Kaitlyn says no because this is not going to work again. She manipulated her. She lost her friends, she lost her title, and she lost herself. She will never ever ever let a needy, clingy, man crazed psychopath destroy her again. She says that she will be champion again. AJ will end up rocking back and forth in a fetal position in a padded cell drooling like the crazy . . .
AJ slaps Kaitlyn and Kaitlyn pushes AJ and pushes the table and traps her in the corner. Kaitlyn attacks AJ but Langston pulls Kaitlyn off AJ. Kaitlyn slap Langston and then she hits a spear on AJ.
Fandango kisses his image in the mirror and he walks in the back with Summer Rae and we go to commercial.
We are back and Zeb Colter is at the announce table with Antonio Cesaro and Jack Swagger.
Match Number Five: Wade Barrett versus Fandango (with Summer Rae)
Fandango avoids Barrett but as he dances around, Barrett with a boot to the head for a near fall. Barrett with punches in the corner followed by kicks. Barrett with an Irish whip followed by a back breaker for a near fall. Barrett with knees to the chest followed by a short arm clothesline. Barrett with knees to the midsection and then he puts Fandango on the turnbuckles.
Barrett with punches to the ribs while Cody Rhodes and Damien Sandow make their way to ringside.
Fandango with a kick to Barrett followed by a rollup for the three count.
After the match, Fandango celebrates, Barrett complains, and then we have the two tag teams argue among each other. Dean Ambrose is nowhere to be seen.
Michael Cole says that Kane is not cleared medically to participate in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match due to what the Wyatt Family did. We have the footage.
We go to commercial.
Match Number Six: Alberto Del Rio versus Sin Cara
Sin Cara has grown a bit and he makes a bee line for Del Rio before doing his usual bouncing around the ring. Cara appears to have grown and he punches Del Rio before the bell rings. Del Rio with a kick and Cara with punches. Del Rio goes to the floor and Cara follows after him and he sends Del Rio into the ring and Cara with a Zig Zag and then he gyrates and it is Zig Cara.
Vickie Guerrero comes out and she takes Lillian Garcia’s mic. Vickie with a series of Excuse Mes. No one has shown her respect since she got fired on Monday. Vickie says that Teddy Long made her buy a ticket. Vickie rips up the ticket and tells Teddy what he can do with his ticket. Vickie demands that Teddy Long be fired because he is a liar. He calls Teddy a spineless puppet.
Teddy Long comes out and he says that on Monday, Stephanie McMahon had two words for her. Tonight, he has one word for Vickie . . . security.
Vickie is escorted from the arena and Lillian takes her mic back.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Teddy Long tries to ask Dolph what he did to Alberto but it turns out that he has found the real Sin Cara. Dolph shows up and he apologizes to Teddy and says that he left his phone in the locker room and now he is leaving. He tells Sin Cara that was a hell of a job and he has never seen him better.
Match Number Six: Randy Orton versus Sheamus
They lock up and Sheamus with a clean break with some help from the referees but Orton with a punch and kick. Sheamus with punches but Orton with kicks. Sheamus with a kick and forearm and he sends Orton into the turnbuckles. Sheamus with punches and the referee warns him. Orton with a rake of the eyes and then he climbs the turnbuckles and he punches Sheamus.
Sheamus with a knee and he tries for a suplex but Orton blocks it. Sheamus with a suplex for a near fall. Sheamus with a wrist lock and arm bar. Orton with a head butt and punches followed by a European uppercut. Sheamus with a power slam for a near fall. Orton sends Sheamus to the floor and Sheamus pulls Orton out of the ring. They exchange punches but Orton with the advantage. Sheamus sends Orton into the announce table and Orton tries to Irish whip Sheamus into the ring steps but Sheamus uses his leg to stop himself.
Orton with a clothesline and we go to commercial.
We are back and Orton with a reverse chin lock and we see action during the commercial break when Orton dropped Sheamus on the ringside barrier. Sheamus punches Orton but Orton with a drop kick and he gets a near fall. Orton with a reverse chin lock and body scissors. Orton and Sheamus exchange punches and Sheamus with a clothesline.
Both men are down and Sheamus with the two running double sledges and he runs Orton into the turnbuckles and he tries for the running knee lift but Orton avoids it. Orton with two clotheslines and he avoids a clothesline from Sheamus and he shows Sheamus how to give a power slam. Orton runs his laces across the face.
Orton with a kick to Sheamus but Sheamus with a uranage back breaker for a near fall. Sheamus gets Orton on his shoulders for the Finlay Slam but Orton escapes and he hits a back breaker for a near fall. Sheamus goes to he apron and Orton wants to give Sheamus the IEDDT but Sheamus gets into the ring and he sends Orton to the apron. Orton drops Sheamus on the top rope.
Sheamus wants to give Orton the forearms across the chest and he connects. Sheamus brings Orton in and he hits the Finlay Slam and then he looks around for the spot to start the Brogue Kick set up. He pounds his chest as he waits for Orton to get up. Orton avoids the Brogue Kick. Sheamus with an elbow and Orton with a punch to Sheamus on the turnbuckles. Orton with an IEDDT.
Orton looks around and he twists to the mat and he punches the mat. Orton tries for an RKO but Sheamus pushes Orton away. Sheamus goes to the apron and then he goes up top for the flying shoulder tackle but Orton crotches Sheamus.
Orton punches Sheamus on the turnbuckles and then he connects with a head butt. Orton climbs the turnbuckles and both men fall to the floor.
From out of nowhere, Daniel Bryan makes his way to the ring and he goes under the ring and he gets a ladder. Bryan brings the ladder into the ring and he hits Sheamus and Orton with it and the referee calls for the bell.
After the match, Bryan climbs the ladder after setting it up in the ring. Sheamus grabs Bryan and he pulls Bryan off the ladder. Sheamus punches Bryan and he sends Bryan to the floor. Sheamus climbs the ladder but Christian punches Sheamus and pulls him off the ladder and sends him into the ladder.
Christian climbs the ladder and Sheamus pulls him off. Sheamus climbs the ladder again and he fights up top with Sheamus. Christian knocks Sheamus off the ladder. Bryan pushes Christian off the ladder and he falls to the floor.
Bryan resets the ladder and then Orton gives him an RKO. Orton climbs the ladder and he takes the briefcase.
We go to credits.
Report by Richard Trionfo & PWinsider.com