1/17 WWE Smackdown Recap
Jan 17, 2014 - by staff
We open with the New Age Outlaws. They do their usual intro without any mention of Monday’s antics.
New Age Outlaws vs Cody Rhodes & Goldust
Goldusst and Road Dogg start off. Billy and Road Dogg work over Goldust a bit. Powerslam from Goldust. Cody Rhodes makes the hot tag and lays a beatdown to Billy Gunn. Springboard front dropkick takes out Road Dogg and Gunn. Cody with the disaster kick after reversing the fame-asser. Vickie Guerrero interrupts and Billy Gunn rolls up Rhodes for the win.
Winners: New Age Outlaws
Alberto Del Rio vs Rey Mysterio
Mysterio talks about Batista before Del Rio attacks him. Rey knocks Del Rio out of the ring and slides out, splashing onto him. JBL and Miz going at it on commentary. Del Rio trips up Rey on the top rope. Mysterio and Del Rio go back and forth before Del Rio takes control. Rey with a kick to the head on the ground. JBL with a flying enziguri while Rey is on the top rope. Mysterio hits the 619 but Del Rio gets his knees up for the splash. Mysterio with the roll up off a missed superkick for the win.
Winner: Rey Mysterio
Del Rio attacks Rey and locks him in the cross armbreaker.
Bray Wyatt cuts a promo in the ring about Daniel Bryan and talks about how his father and how he was never there for him. He says Bryan deceived him and betrayed him.
Tamina Snuka vs Naomi
Tamina tosses Naomi out of the ring. Tamina tosses Naomi up in the air and she nearly lands on her head. Tamina takes control. AJ tries to distract Naomi but Cameron takes her out. Enziguri from Naomi and a split legged moonsault on the ropes for the win.
Tribute to Mae Young. RIP Mae.
Paul Heyman cuts a promo in the ring announcing that Lesnar will be on Raw Monday. Big Show comes out and Heyman runs out of the ring. Big Show says he will KO Brock.
CM Punk with Renee Young says that he’s going to call out the Shield and New Age Outlaws tonight.
Fandango vs Big E Langston
Big E starts off with some power but Fandango hits him with double knees to the face and kicks him out of the ring. Back in the ring Fandango keeps control for a short time before Big E takes over with a belly to belly suplex. Diving body attack from Langston. Big E with the Big Ending for the win.
Winner: Big E Langston
The Ultimate Warrior is being inducted into the Hall of Fame!
Shield interview with Renee Young that shows possible breaking between The Shield. They talk about eliminating each other in the Rumble but eventually come back to their senses and unite.
The Usos vs Real Americans
Usos are rocking bandages from the cage match. Swagger and Cesaro go to work early, tagging between each other. Big Swing from Cesaro. Jimmy Uso with a spinning moonsault off the ropes to Swagger. Tag to Jey Uso. Cesaro uses Zeb Colter (who is in a wheel chair) to avoid the Usos. Jimmy Uso gets a hold of the wheelchair and pushes Zeb right into Cesaro. Electric chair drop from Jey. Splash from Jimmy for the win.
Winners: The Usos
CM Punk time. Punk comes out and addresses the actions of the Outlaws from Monday. Punk says that the authority is behind The Outlaws attacking him. Punk says that when he talks people listen and that’s real power. The Shield and Outlaws surround the ring. Kane comes out and tells them to stand down. Kane says the authority wants him to win the Rumble and that Kane is supposed to protect his rights. Punk calls Kane a sell out and suck up. Kane chokeslams him to end the show.