Spoilers: WWE SmackDown Tapings – 4/12/2013
Thanks to Fred O. for the following WWE SmackDown spoilers from tonight’s tapings in Boston, MA:
* SmackDown kicks off with Big E Langston mocking Ricardo Rodriguez. He introduces Dolph Ziggler, who gets a big reaction. Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter come out and Swagger wants a title shot. Out next comes Alberto Del Rio, selling the leg injury from Swagger on RAW. Del Rio wants his rematch but is interrupted by Chris Jericho, who also wants a title shot. Jericho vs. Ziggler will happen tonight.
* Kane and Daniel Bryan defeated Darren Young and Titus O’Neil. The Shield appeared on the big screen and threatened Kane and Bryan.
* Backstage segment with Booker T, Teddy Long, Randy Orton and Sheamus. Booker announces Orton and Sheamus vs. Big Show in a handicap match for tonight.
* Wade Barrett beat Santino Marella.
* The Bella Twins and Tamina Snuka defeated Kaitlyn, Cameron and Naomi.
* Triple H is out next to talk about WrestleMania 29 and his match with Brock Lesnar. He’s interrupted by 3MB. The Shield comes out and attacks 3MB, then surround Triple H. Before they can attack, Kane and Daniel Bryan come out and chase them into the crowd. Triple H and Team Hell No clear the ring of 3MB. They try to hug Triple H but he doesn’t want to hug Bryan. Vince McMahon comes out and teases a group hug but leaves before they do. More comedy and hugging with HHH and Team Hell No. Lilian Garcia announces The Shield vs. John Cena and Team Hell No for the live crowd later tonight.
* Backstage segment with Booker T and Big Show. Show isn’t happy about being put in the handicap match.
* Big Show vs. Sheamus and Randy Orton is up next. Good back and forth match. Orton hits a RKO and Sheamus hits a Brogue Kick, sending Show out of the ring. Show walks away from the match and they win by count out.
* Antonio Cesaro vs. Kofi Kingston is up next. Kofi gets the non-title win out of nowhere.
* Fandango comes out next. Many fans are singing his theme song again but not nearly as many as RAW. Fandango stays at ringside to watch tonight’s main event.
* Dolph Ziggler vs. Chris Jericho is up next. They go several minutes in a good back and forth match. Fandango distracts the referee while Big E Langston lays out Jericho. Ziggler takes advantage and rolls up Jericho for the win. Jericho tried to get revenge on Ziggler and lays out Big E after the match. Fandango taunts Jericho, allowing Ziggler to hit a Zig Zag from behind. Fandango hit a big top rope leg drop as the crowd sang his theme song.