Dot Net reader Williams Tahan attended the WWE Smackdown taping in Newark, New Jersey and sent the following report.
1. Goldust and Stardust defeated The Ascension. This match opened the show and took place prior to the Main Event taping.
WWE Smackdown TV Taping
Daniel Bryan came out before the show started in full ring gear to hype the crowd and to shoot a commercial.
Seth Rollins opened the show and spoke about John Cena. Dean Ambrose came out.
1. Big E fought Cesaro to a no-contest.
2. WWE Divas Champion A.J. Lee beat Eva Marie in a non-title match.
Rusev and Jack Sagger had in-ring standoff, but nothing happened.
3. Sheamus beat Alberto Del Rio to retain the U.S. Championship.
Chris Jericho cut a promo. The Miz came out and Jericho hit him with the Codebreaker again. Bray Wyatt delivered a promo.
4. Dean Ambrose fought Randy Orton to an apparent no contest or DQ. Seth Rollins was on commentary. Ambrose attacked Rollins, then Roman Reigns ran out to save Ambrose.