WWE Smackdown had their latest set of television tapings to air on August 17th 2012. This episode was taped on August 15th 2012. Spoilers for WWE Smackdown 08/17/12(17/08/12) will be present in this taping report. If fans do not want to be spoiled, then please check out right now. Otherwise, read on for the latest taping results.
WWE Smackdown 08/17/12 Spoilers
Alex Riley pinned Jinder Mahal in a dark match.
Damien Sandow picked up the win over Justin Gabriel in a match that will air on WWE Superstars on August 16th 2012.
Kofi Kingston pinned Heath Slater in a match that was taped for WWE Saturday Morning Slam on August 25th 2012.
WWE Smackdown 08/17/12 Results.
Below are the results for the final episode of Smackdown prior to WWE Summerslam.
The opening segment aired when Alberto Del Rio confronted Smackdown General Manager Booker T. The match between Sheamus and Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Title at Summerslam is announced as still off. Booker T made Del Rio against Chris Jericho in the main event on Smackdown.
Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara defeated Cody Rhodes and the WWE Intercontinental Champion the Miz when Rey pinned Rhodes with a springboard splash. Rey attacked the Miz after the bout. This attack further established their WWE Intercontinental Championship Match at Summerslam.
Tyler Reks and Curt Hawkins won a squash match against enhancement talent.
William Regal talked his General Manager role up but is told to take the trash out.
Eve Torres won her match against Kaitlyn. As a result of prematch stipulation, Eve will be Booker T's Personal Assistant.
Randy Orton pinned Daniel Bryan with the RKO. The RKO was set up with Bryan being distracted by Kane's pryo.
Antonio Cesaro destroyed Zack Ryder with Santino Marella on commentary. Marella ran in and knocked down Cesaro after this bout.
Alberto Del Rio pinned Chris Jericho with a kick to the back of the head after Dolph Ziggler interfered.
The World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus saved Chris Jericho from a two on one beatdown and wanted the match back on. After some back and forth, Booker T agreed the World Heavyweight Title match between Alberto Del Rio and Sheamus is back on.
Sheamus beat up Del Rio in a segment that occurred after Smackdown went off of the air.
In the post show dark match, John Cena pinned the Big Show.
Those results will air on the Sy Fy Network on 08/17/12 at 8:00 PM Eastern Time for WWE Smackdown.