CONTACTABOUTFACEBOOKTWITTERPODCAST IPHONE APPANDROID APPAMAZON APPRSS
Pro Wrestling Torch
Pro Wrestling Torch Reaches The Most Wrestling Fans Every Week: #1 in iTunes • #1 on iPhone and iPad • #1 on Android • #1 on Kindle
GOT THE PWTORCH APP YET?
iPhone & iPad
Android
Amazon Kindle
Windows Phone
PWTorch Phone App
WWE News
WWE News: Smackdown SPOILERS 12/10 - Full results for Friday's episode with advertised Kane & Del Rio vs. Rey & Edge main event

Dec 7, 2010 - 10:32:23 PM
PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO BOOKMARK US & VISIT US DAILY


WWE Smackdown TV taping report
December 7, 2010
Dayton, Ohio
Report by Benjamin Tucker, PWTorch reader

Smackdown_75_28.jpg

Following the NXT and Superstars tapings, WWE taped Friday's episode of Smackdown.

Smackdown SPOILERS for Friday, December 10

Michael Cole, Josh Mathews, and Matt Striker were on commentary. Todd Grisham was not on commentary.

Also of note on NXT, Daniel Bryan has still never won a match on NXT.

Kane came out (no intro) to ask for Paul Bearer's release. He says he's not a monster and that he has feelings. His heart's being ripped out and Edge is the real monster. Edge appeared backstage and "practiced" using a chair on Paul Bearer. Kane of course ran away to the back where Edge teased Kane with another dummy.

(1) Jack Swagger beat Kaval. Swagger dominated at first but Kaval made a comeback. Kaval "injured" his leg, leading to Swagger getting the advantage. Kaval mounted a comeback but kept selling the leg. Swagger eventually got him in the Anklelock, where he tapped.

Swagger got a mic and said that what he did is how things are done, and that Kofi Kingston shouldn't have become #1 contender last week. He's the 5th face on Mt. Rushmore, Jack Swagger!

(2) Hornswoggle beat the Soaring Eagle. Hornswoggle gave it bird feed to distract it, then tried to eat it. Then, he slapped the bird, but was knocked down and stomped. The bird missed the Ballin' elbow (seriously) and Hornswoggle got the win with the Tadpole Splash. At least it's over...for now.

Teddy Long welcomed the new WWE tag champs, Santino and Kozlov, to Smackdown. Santino then sang "We are the Champions" before being interrupted by Chavo, who challenged them to a tag match.

A Kofi Kingston ad aired.

Ziggler was interviewed and said that Kofi is a life-long contender, while he's a champion.

(3) Kofi Kingston beat Intercontinental champion Dolph Ziggler via DQ; Dolph retained the IC Title. Kofi has some new pyro. Vickie introduced Dolph. Rapid pin attempts by Kofi to start things. "Controlled frenzy" offense by Kofi that sent Dolph to the outside. Dolph gained the advantage outside and brought Kofi back in the ring. More basic offense preventing Kofi from making comebacks. A few restholds by Dolph, but Kofi flipped him into the turnbuckle. Kofi made a comeback and did a missile dropkick for two with a distraction by Vickie. Kick to the head by Dolph, then a cross-body by Kofi for two. Suplex reversed into a sleeperhold by Dolph. Kofi rammed into the corner but had Dolph for the pin when Swagger came out for the DQ and put Kofi in the Anklelock.

Edge knocked a dummy off a ledge and scared Kane more.

Masterlock Challenge time with "Dashing" Cody Rhodes. Cody cleaned the seat, then sanitized his hands. Hilarious. Afterward, he tried to file Masters's nails, but Masters touched his face, causing Rhodes to freak out. While occupied, Masters knocked him out with the Masterlock.

Chavo's partner was Drew McIntyre.

(4) WWE tag champions Santino & Kozlov beat Chavo Guerrero & Drew McIntyre. McIntyre mixed it up with Santino and Kozlov, then tagged in Chavo, who worked over Kozlov. Chavo and Kozlov made hot tags with Santino getting the advantage over McIntyre. McIntyre got the advantage but was blind tagged by Chavo, who missed a frog splash and ate the Cobra for the win.

Afterward, Chavo got the Future Shock DDT.

The Raw Rebound aired. ... Lay-Cool was advertised for next.

(5) Unified Divas champion Natalya (w/Beth Phoenix) beat Layla (w/Michelle McCool). Rapid pinfalls to start, then Layla got the advantage when McCool distracted Natalya at ringside. Double clothesline, and Natalya soon capitalized with a Sharpshooter to win after McCool failed in her attempt to help Layla.

(6) Edge & Rey Mysterio beat World Hvt. champion Kane & Alberto Del Rio. Kane didn't show up, so Long made it a handicap match. Double-teaming on Del Rio to begin the match. Del Rio was knocked to the outside when Kane came out. Edge and Kane fought to the back when Del Rio got a distracted Mysterio. After some matholds, Rey made a comeback. Backstage, Kane knocked a "dummy" off a ledge that was actually Paul Bearer. Yep, he's dead. On the outside, Del Rio attacked Rey. Back in the ring, Rey came back and hit Del Rio with the 619 to win. End show.

By the way, Del Rio vs. Rey was changed from a tables, ladders, and chairs match to just a chairs match.

Also See: Superstars SPOILERS from the Smackdown TV taping.


We suggest these recent related articles...
RAW NEWS: Twitter TV rating drops despite buzz-worthy PPV
NEWSWIRE: Charlotte Flair's big goal, King Mo vs. Cesaro?, Waltman headlining 2015 show, Video - Bucks vs. Team 3D
WWE NEWS: Smackdown TV taping tonight - more Survivor Series fall-out, Miz TV, Ambrose in action, more
prowrestling.net
CLICK HERE FOR EVEN MORE PW.NET HEADLINES


CLICK TO EMAIL THIS ARTICLE
CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO MAIN LISTING

NEW! SIGN UP FOR FREE PWTORCH BREAKING NEWS EMAIL ALERTS
BECOME A PWTORCH VIP MEMBER
-FORMER MEMBERS LOGIN HERE TO RENEW
-NEW MEMBERS CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP
SELECT BY ARTICLES CATEGORY
SEARCH PWTORCH.COM



CLICK HERE FOR LIST OF UPCOMING PRO WRESTLING EVENTS
MORE HEADLINES AT AFFILIATE SITES
MMATorch
LATEST HEADLINES - CLICK TO READ CLICK HERE FOR MORE MMATORCH HEADLINES


PWTORCH POLL - VOTE NOW!
RAW POLL 11/24: Vote on Monday's Raw
 
pollcode.com free polls


RAW POLL 11/24: What did you think of the Survivor Series fall-out?
 
pollcode.com free polls


RAW POLL 11/24: What do you think of WWE bringing back the Anonymous GM?
 
pollcode.com free polls
MONDAY MORNING POLL: If you gave Survivor Series a high score/thumbs up, what was your main reason?
 
pollcode.com free polls
WWE PPV POLL: Vote on Survivor Series...
 
pollcode.com free polls


WWE PPV POLL: What was the Best Match at Survivor Series?
 
pollcode.com free polls


SURVIVOR SERIES POLL: What do you think of Sting's WWE TV debut?
 
pollcode.com free polls
VOTE IN OR SEE RESULTS OF PREVIOUS POLLS



LATEST HEADLINES - CLICK TO READ CLICK HERE FOR EVEN MORE INC HEADLINES

_
LATEST FREE AUDIO SHOWS - CLICK TO LISTEN VIEW MORE PWTORCH LIVECAST EPISODES
DOWNLOAD PWTORCH LIVECAST APP
SUBSCRIBE TO PWTORCH LIVECAST IN ITUNES


ABOUT US

THE TORCH REACHES MORE COMBAT ENTERTAINMENT FANS THAN ANY OTHER SOURCE

PWTorch editor Wade Keller has covered pro wrestling full time since 1987 starting with the Pro Wrestling Torch print newsletter. PWTorch.com launched in 1999 and the PWTorch Apps launched in 2008.

He has conducted "Torch Talk" insider interviews with Hulk Hogan, The Rock, Steve Austin, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Eric Bischoff, Jesse Ventura, Lou Thesz, Jerry Lawler, Mick Foley, Jim Ross, Paul Heyman, Bruno Sammartino, Goldberg, more.

He has interviewed big-name players in person incluiding Vince McMahon (at WWE Headquarters), Dana White (in Las Vegas), Eric Bischoff (at the first Nitro at Mall of America), Brock Lesnar (after his first UFC win).

He hosted the weekly Pro Wrestling Focus radio show on KFAN in the early 1990s and hosted the Ultimate Insiders DVD series distributed in retail stories internationally in the mid-2000s including interviews filmed in Los Angeles with Vince Russo & Ed Ferrara and Matt & Jeff Hardy. He currently hosts the most listened to pro wrestling audio show in the world, (the PWTorch Livecast, top ranked in iTunes)


REACHING 1 MILLION+ UNIQUE USERS PER MONTH
500 MILLION CLICKS & LISTENS PER YEAR
MILLIONS OF PWTORCH NEWSLETTERS SOLD
PWTORCH STAFF

EDITORS:
Wade Keller, editor
(kellerwade@gmail.com)

James Caldwell, assistant editor
(pwtorch@gmail.com)

STAFF COLUMNISTS:
Bruce Mitchell (since 1990)
Pat McNeill (since 2001)
Greg Parks (since 2007)
Sean Radican (since 2003)

We also have a great team of
TV Reporters
and Specialists and Artists.

PWTORCH VIP MEMBERSHIP

PWTorch offers a VIP membership for $10 a month (or less with an annual sub). It includes nearly 25 years worth of archives from our coverage of pro wrestling dating back to PWTorch Newsletters from the late-'80s filled with insider secrets from every era that are available to VIPers in digital PDF format and Keller's radio show from the early 1990s.

Also, new exclusive top-shelf content every day including a new VIP-exclusive weekly 16 page digital magazine-style (PC and iPad compatible) PDF newsletter packed with exclusive articles and news.

The following features come with a VIP membership which tens of thousands of fans worldwide have enjoyed for many years...

-New Digital PWTorch Newsletter every week
-3 New Digital PDF Back Issues from 5, 10, 20 years ago
-Over 60 new VIP Audio Shows each week
-Ad-free access to all PWTorch.com free articles
-VIP Forum access with daily interaction with PWTorch staff and well-informed fellow wrestling fans
-Tons of archived audio and text articles
-Decades of Torch Talk insider interviews in transcript and audio formats with big name stars.


**SIGN UP FOR VIP ACCESS HERE**

CONTACTABOUTFACEBOOKTWITTERPODCASTIPHONE APPANDROID APPAMAZON APPRSS
VIP SIGN-UP
VIP LOGIN
THE TORCH: #1 IN COMBAT ENTERTAINMENT COVERAGE | © 1999-2013 TDH Communications Inc. • All rights reserved -- PRIVACY POLICY