**SPOILERS** WWE SmackDown! Taping Results

Ryan Clark


Thanks to Ryan & Richard Gray of WrestlingNewsWorld.com for calling in the following results to us tonight.

The arena is said to be nearly sold out for this supershow. Only a few seats remain in Washington, DC at the MCI center.

SmackDown! opens with Booker T vs. Tatanka. Tatanka goes up top but Booker T counters and hits the axe kick. The Boogeyman comes in from the crowd (behind the announcers booth) and distracts Booker T. Tatanka gets the rollup for the pin.

Kurt Angle vs. The Undertaker in a title rematch is announced as the main event of SmackDown!.

A WrestleMania 22 promo is shown promoting the three way main event of Randy Orton vs. Rey Mysterio vs. Kurt Angle for the title.

Randy Orton comes out to new music to face Super Crazy. Richard said it was more than he expected with Super Crazy hitting some good high spots. Orton gets the win with an RKO after a decent match that was given some time.

Matt Hardy & A Mystery Partner vs. MNM is announced for later tonight.

JBL vs. Chris Benoit at WrestleMania 22 promo is shown.

MNM defeated Matt Hardy & Animal, who was Matt’s mystery opponent. MNM dominated most of the match. I’m not sure how this ended, but after the match, Hardy shoved Animal and the two brawled. Animal worked over Hardy’s knee and left the ring only to return to do the same thing. Basically a big Animal heel turn.

Promos are shown for the Hall of Fame ceremony with Eddie Guerrero and Bret Hart.

Fit Finley vs. Bobby Lashley is next. Finlay was DQed for throwing four chairs into the ring and trying to use them. The two brawled after the match and a slue of referees came out to split the two apart. The two brawl all the way up the ramp way to the back. Crowd loves Lashley.

They show the parking lot of the MCI Center like they normally do each week from arena to arena.

Footage of Jillian getting her top ripped off by Krystal last week is shown. There will be a match between these two next week on SmackDown!

William Regal and Paul Burchill are shown talking backstage and puts him down for being a pirate. Burchill will have his first match next week.

Kurt Angle is out to loud “You Suck” chants. The Undertaker soon follows. There has been absolutely no in-ring mic work this week at all. It’s been all wrestling and this is our main event. They may edit in some backstage segments later on due to it being a super-show.

Kurt Angle controls the early part of the match. When he goes to the top, it is countered by Taker who gains control. Taker hits a big boot to Angle which knocks him to the outside. Taker continues the beat down with a closthline on the outside followed by a huge leg drop. Back in the ring, Taker goes for a pin and gets a long two count. The crowd gets behind ‘Taker. Angle counters with an arm drag. The two get back to their feet and Angle connects with a suplex. ‘You Suck’ chants from the crowd. Taker tries to counter and misses a big boot to the face. Angle hits another suplex and then goes for a sleeper. This match is going back and forth with Taker hitting the snake eyes on Angle. Taker misses a big boot and Angle hits with a German n suplex. After a botched chokeslam by Taker near the end of the match, Angle applies the ankle lock and Taker reverses that back into a chokeslam. Undertaker hits a tombstomb on Angle and then Mark Henry runs out with Davari and then Henry beats Undertaker on the outside. Henry slammed Undertaker through the announce table and talks smack and I believe this is where the show will end. Angle is on his way to the back.

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