Triple HPaul Michael Levesque
- Birthdate: 07/27/1969 (age 45)
- Height: 6'4"
- Weight: 255lb
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[Show: WWE Smackdown] [Location: Ontario, CA] [Date: 8/2914] [Airing Live On Syfy]
Welcome to Friday night Smackdown, We are shown highlights from Raw with Seth Rollins, Kane and Roman Reigns.
Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt. Both men start this one off in a brawl, but coming out of the corner Reigns nailed a clothesline on Bray. This leads to Wyatt throwing Reigns to the floor, Reigns climbed onto the apron and Wyatt knocks him off sending the big guy crashing to the floor. Wyatt with a clothesline outside of the ring. Back in the ring, Wyatt locks in a headlock, but Reigns fought out and nailed a clothesline. Reigns with a back elbow followed by a Samoan drop, but Wyatt blocked and hit a back splash for 2. Wyatt climbs the top rope, but Reigns hit a Samoan drop to gain back control. Reigns with a clothesline in the corner, Reigns hit the drop kick on the apron. The Wyatt Family attacks Reigns causing the DQ.
Winner: Roman Reigns by DQ.
They continue to beat him down until The Big Show and Mark Henry come out to the ring to make the save. The Wyatts retreat and it appears we will have a six man tag in our futures.
Seth Rollins vs. Rob Van Dam.
Rollins went right after RVD to kick things off. RVD counters with a back elbow followed by a springboard back kick. RVD runs into a back kick by Rollins, then Rollins drop kicked RVD into the ropes. Rollins with a snap suplex for a count of 2.
Rollins with a splash in the corner as we make our way back from break. Rollins taunts the crowd as he continues to control the action. RVD lands a back kick to the face, followed by a series of clotheslines to make his comeback. RVD misses rolling thunder and Rollins goes for the curb stomp, but misses as well. RVD with a back kick and goes for the Frog Splash, but misses. Rollins hits an enziguri to the side of the head of RVD for a near fall. Rollins headed to the top rope, but RVD cuts him off and climbs to the middle rope. RVD goes for a suplex, but Rollins blocked and hits a sunset flip into a powerbomb that sends RVD back first into the turnbuckle. Rollins then hits another powerbomb into the corner and finished the match with the curbstomp for the win.
Winner: Seth Rollins
Paige vs. Emma.
Paige with a slap to Emma, followed by a back kick to the face. Emma reverses an Irish whip with a big boot. Emma with a back kick of her own, Paige knocks her off the top rope and locks in the PTO for the win.
After the match, AJ Lee comes out with a box of chocolates. AJ tries to give them to Paige, but Paige is a bit concerned. She eats one, and it’s gross. Paige spits it in the box of chocolates. Paige skips to the back.
The commentators plug the WWE Network...
Lana cuts a promo about Vladimir Putin and Russia.
Submission Match: Rusev vs. Jack Swagger
After a slow start, Swagger locks in the ankle lock, but Rusev slides out to the floor. Rusev sends Jack ribs and then back first into the barricade.
After the break, Rusev hit a back body drop on Swagger. Rusev sends Swagger to the floor, but once Rusev meets him outside, Swagger locks in the ankle lock. Rusev breaks it, and back in the ring Swagger nailed a splash in the corner. Swagger focuses his attention on the ankle of Rusev. Swagger with a big boot to the big guy. Swagger nailed the Swagger bomb in the corner. Rusev attempts the ankle lock, but Swagger reverses and locks it in himself. Some how, some way Rusev makes it to the ropes. Rusev kicks his way out, targeting the ribs of Swagger. Rusev nailed the super kick followed by the accolade. Swagger attempts to break out of the submission, but Bo Dallas trips him with the referee not seeing it after Bo threw in a tal and Rusev wins once the submission is applied.
After the match, Bo Dallas said that he was just trying to help him. Bo nailed the Bodog to put Swagger down.
We see The Miz on the phone backstage, Kane books Miz vs. Sheamus for tonight.
Before the match, Goldust wanted to apologize for their actions on Monday. Goldust says that he is sorry and the Usos accept their apology.
Jey Uso vs. Stardust. Jey goes right after Stardust, he lands a few chops in the corner. Stardust with a kick to the gut and then an uppercut. Stardust with a few shoulder blocks in the corner, but out of know where, Jey rolls Stardust up...