Tuesday, 07 May 2013 19:53
Notes from tonight's tapings:
Randy Orton b Antonio Cesaro with the RKO. Match was good.
Usos & Justin Gabriel b Heath Slater & Drew McIntyre & Jinder Mahal
No taping for Saturday Morning Slam
The show opened with the Chris Jericho Highlight Reel with Ryback. The two ended up arguing and led to Teddy Long making a match for the TV main event. Ryback sucker punched Jericho.
Kofi Kingston b Cody Rhodes with Trouble in Paradise
There was a backstage interview with Jack Swagger and Zeb Colter building up Swagger vs. Big E Langston
The match with Swagger vs. Langston didn't appear to have a winner. Dolph Ziggler and Alberto Del Rio got involved, as did ladders. It ended with Del Rio holding the belt while on top of the ladder
Dean Ambrose b Daniel Bryan via DQ. Bryan got the No lock on and Seth Rollins tried to run-in. Kane went after Rollins. Roman Reigns attacked Bryan behind the ref's back, which led to Kofi Kingston running in. The ref saw Kingston beating on Ambrose and called for the bell.
They did a feat of strength gimmick with Mark Henry pulling a tractor trailer truck. Henry was cheered by the crowd when this footage was shown.
Big Show b Tensai. Show laid out Tensai and Brodus Clay both. Randy Orton ran in and gave Show an RKO.
Kaitlyn was backstage with Natalya trying to find out who the secret admirer was. Khali showed up wearing a Rey Mysterio mask trying to hide his identity.
Jericho b Ryback via DQ for crotching Jericho on the ringpost. Ryback laid Jericho out after the match including clotheslining him over the announcers table.