WWE tapes the May 19th episode of SmackDown tonight at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC.
WWE Main Event taping results:
– Titus O’Neil & Jack Swagger def. Curtis Axel & Bo Dallas
– Apollo Crews def. Viktor
– Alberto Del Rio def. Zack Ryder
WWE SmackDown taping results:
– The “Asylum” structure from RAW is hanging above the ring.
– Kevin Owens def. Cesaro. Owens rolled up Cesaro from behind when he was distracted by Sami Zayn and The Miz at ringside.
– Dana Brooke def. Paige in a quick match. Becky Lynch came out to do commentary for this one.
– Dolph Ziggler def. Sheamus. Baron Corbin comes out after the match and says he’s going to kick Ziggler’s ass at Extreme Rules on Sunday.
– Chris Jericho comes out to cut a promo on Dean Ambrose, and the “Asylum” cage lowers down around the ring as he’s talking. Ambrose, disguised as a ring crew worker, jumps in the ring and lays out Jericho with a kendo stick.
– A new vignette with Bob Backlund and Darren Young airs.
– Big Cass and The New Day def. The Vaudevillains and The Dudley Boyz. Big Cass got the pinfall on Bubba Ray Dudley.
– Roman Reigns vs. Luke Gallows ends in a DQ when chaos breaks out in the ring. The Usos getting into it with AJ Styles and Karl Anderson at ringside lead to everything falling apart. Referees pull apart The Usos and the Club, and Reigns is left in the ring with Styles. They grab steel chairs, but AJ drops his and hits a pele kick. He hits Reigns in the back with a chair and sends him out of the ring. Styles stands tall to end the go-home show before Extreme Rules.
— Smarkdown Podcast (@SMARKDOWNcast) May 18, 2016
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— MichaelLawryy (@MikeLawryy09) May 18, 2016