Smackdown Results 05/25/12
WWE Smackdown Results from Wilkes-Barre, PA:Eve Torres came out to start the show saying that John Laurinaitis is still in power after the Over the Limit PPV. She says he's not there tonight so she's in charge and will name Sheamus' opponent for No Way Out. Alberto Del Rio arrives out to say he deserves the title shot. Then Randy Orton comes out saying the same thing. Finally, Kane arrives out mentioning he should get the shot since this is episode #666. Eve books all 3 guys in a Triple Threat match to determine #1 contender for Sheamus' title.
Christian defeated Hunico by pinfall. Christian hit Killswitch on him for the win. Post-match, Cody Rhodes came out and said Christian has ruined the Intercontinental title and he'll win it back.
Darren Young and Titus O'Neil defeated The Uso Brothers.
Ryback defeated two amateur wrestlers in a 2-on-1 handicap match. He hit his finisher on both guys at once to get the victory.
Santino Marella defeated Ricardo Rodriguez by pinfall. Santino hit the Cobra to get the win.
The World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus came out and said it was an accident when he bumped into John Laurinaitis on Raw. He apologized for Laurinaitis being such an ass, and then made fun of Big Show for kissing JL's ass.
Sheamus defeated Jack Swagger by pinfall. Sheamus hit the Brogue Kick for the victory.
Damien Sandow defeated Yoshi Tatsu in a squash match.
Big Show came out and sat in a chair in the ring. He talked about how this is what he loves doing and he does it to support his family. He said he felt betrayed by everyone. Show said since he has no friends, he made a deal to get his job back, and devised a plan for Over the Limt. Show said the fans never really cared much about him and he feels the same towards them.
Kane arrived out for the main event. Daniel Bryan came out and repeatedly bashed him with a steel chair, leaving Kane on the ground. Referees had to attend to Kane.
They showed a video saying Sin Cara will be back next week on Smackdown.
Alberto Del Rio defeated Kane and Randy Orton in a Triple Threat match to become new number one contender for the World Heavyweight Champonship. During the match, Daniel Bryan came out and distracted Kane. Orton hit the RKO on Kane and had the pin, but Del Rio broke it up, tossing Orton out of the ring. Del Rio made the cover on kane for the win. Post-match, Sheamus came to the ring and nailed Del Rio with the Brogue Kick.