WWE Smackdown Results (2/17) – Orton Pulled From Elimination Chamber, Battle Royal To Determine Final Spot

Bill Pritchard

Jinder Mahal vs Ezekiel Jackson

Jinder knees Zeke in the ribs then goes for a big boot, but Zeke ducks and chokes him then clotheslines him in the corner. He hits a few more clotheslines and a side slam, then goes for the Torture Rack but Jinder grabs the top rope and drops him with a DDT. He taunts the fans and puts Zeke in a Camel Clutch, but Zeke breaks the hold and shoves him in the corner. Jinder gets his knees up in the corner, then he throws Zeke to the ground and puts him back in the Camel Clutch and gets him to tap out.

Winner – Jinder Mahal

Tamina Snuka & Alicia Fox vs Beth Phoenix & Natalya

Beth puts Alicia in a full nelson, but Alicia slides out and kicks Beth in the face and Natalya tags in and taunts Alicia after she kips up. Alicia smacks her then monkey flips her, but Natalya slides out of the ring then rolls back in and slams her head off the mat. Beth kicks her in the head while the ref is distracted, then Natalya puts Alicia in a headlock but Alicia armdrags her to get out of it. Alicia tries to leapfrog her but Natalya sweeps her legs and applies a Sharpshooter, then the ref smells one of her farts. Natalya breaks the hold and argues with him, then Tamina tags in slams her down and hits a Superfly Splash for the win. Tamina sees Beth trying to attack so she kicks Beth in the head and goes up top, but Beth rolls away and grabs her title while Tamina watches from the turnbuckles. 

Winners – Tamina Snuka & Alicia Fox

John Laurinaitis walks in with David Otunga and says he can't believe Teddy Long is letting anyone enter his battle royal, but he wants to introduce someone who will win it. John says he has someone who is charismatic and a winner, and says Otunga is the man who will win the battle royal and the world championship. Teddy asks what that smell is and Otunga says it is his cologne, but Teddy says lawyers like him have a certain stink about them and John leaves with Otunga.

Have a news tip? Attended an event and want to send a live report? Submit it now!