Tuesday, August 28, 2012, marked the night that the WWE had their weekly tapings for “Friday Night SmackDown” and below are the SPOILERS for the episode that will air on August 31, 2012 on SyFy. Please don’t read any further if you truly don’t want to know what happens before Friday because it is all in detail from here on.
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The opening segment included Sheamus, Damien Sandow, and Booker T. A match was set with Sheamus facing Sandow later in the show.
Rey Mysterio was shown walking backstage.
Rey Mysterio defeated Cody Rhodes. Nice TV match. Cody got distracted by trying to take off the mask. After the match, Cody attacked Rey, which lead to Sin Cara coming out. Rey hit the 619 on Rhodes and Sin Cara put a mask on Cody.
The first anger management video from Raw was shown. The crowd chanted yes.
Kaitlyn defeated Natalya. Eve served as guest commentator. Kaitlyn will face Layla at Night of Champions.
Footage aired of Vickie and AJ from Raw. Booker T told Matt Striker that AJ is off her rocker. Vickie came up and criticized AJ and said if the board of directors doesn’t take action against AJ then she will.
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A video recapped Punk and Lawler from Raw. The second anger management video from Raw was shown.
Sheamus beat Damien Sandow by countout. Sandow ran to the back for the finish. It was a good match. They worked well together.
The Prime Time Players defeated Justin Gabriel and Tyson Kidd.
The last anger management video aired, everyone cracked up at Kane again.
In the ring, Josh Mathews interviewed Alberto Del Rio, who was accompanied by Ricardo Rodriguez. Del Rio drove a car in, put over his win last week against Orton, and his match with Sheamus. Del Rio went for Mathews until Kane came out. Mathews ran and Kane said his therapist wants him to apologize to Josh. Pretty funny. Teddy Long came out and booked an impromptu match.
Alberto Del Rio defeated Kane. Del Rio won thanks to a Ricardo distraction. After the match Kane attacked Josh again and gave him a chokeslam.
Triple H from Raw was shown. It was basically a second Raw Rebound.
Randy Orton defeated Dolph Ziggler. Great reaction for Orton, the crowd loved him all match. Best match of the night, Orton hit the RKO. Vickie was pissed afterwards. Orton posed for a few minutes to a great reaction.
“WWE SmackDown” airs every Friday night on SyFy at 8:00 pm EST. The SPOILERS above are for this week’s episode which will air on August 31, 2012. Wrestling fans in the Orlando area can find SyFy by tuning into Direct TV channel 244.
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