WWE Smackdown Results (5/17) – Cesaro vs Jericho, Big Six Man Tag Match Main Event

Bill Pritchard

Chris Jericho vs Antonio Cesaro

Cesaro locks up with Jericho and sends him into the corner, then Jericho hits the ropes and Cesaro drops him with a shoulder block. Jericho asks for some crowd noise and chops Cesaro a few times, then he whips him into the ropes but Cesaro rolls outside. Cesaro says he’s too smart and taunts the crowd, then Jericho goes after him and punches him on the apron. Cesaro staggers him with a kick, then he whips him across the ring but Jericho catches him with a rebound dropkick. Jericho hits a few more dropkicks that send Cesaro to the apron, then he tries to suplex him outside but Jericho counters and punches him in the head. Jericho hits a springboard dropkick as we go to a break, then we get back to see Cesaro applying a headlock.

Jericho fights out and goes for a backslide pin, then Cesaro kicks out and applies a headlock but Jericho shoves him in the corner. Jericho breaks the hold and hits a shoulder block, then he follows up with another shoulder block and a double axe handle smash. Cesaro goes back to a headlock but Jericho counters with Walls of Jericho, then Cesaro blocks that and a Lionsault before double stomping Jericho’s chest. Cesaro picks him up by the ears and slaps him, but Jericho comes back with an enziguiri for two before kicking him in the back. Jericho throws a few punches but Cesaro hits a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker for two, then he waits for Jericho to get up and sets up the Neutralizer.

Jericho counters with another Walls attempt, but Cesaro counters so Jericho kicks him and heads up top. Jericho leaps but Cesaro hits a mid air uppercut for two, then Cesaro slaps him a few times and goes for a gutwrench slam. Jericho counters and rolls through, then he applies Walls of Jericho and gets Cesaro to tap out. Fandango and Summer Rae cut off the celebration, and Jericho looks around but only sees Summer Rae on the stage. Fandango runs in from behind and tries to attack him, but Jericho sees it coming and sends Fandango running. Cesaro tries to help out but Jericho drops him with a Codebreaker, then Fandango stares him down at the top of the stage before Jericho celebrates with the crowd.

Winner – Chris Jericho

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