WWE Smackdown Results (5/31) – Jericho/Rhodes, Ryback Takes Out Kofi, Ambrose vs Orton

Bill Pritchard

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By Bill Pritchard for Wrestlezone.com
May 31st 2013

Seth Rollins (w/ Roman Reigns) vs Kane (w/ Daniel Bryan)

Rollins jumps at Kane and puts him in a side headlock, but Kane shoves him back and shoulder tackles him before whipping him in the corner. Kane hits a big boot for a two count, then he hits a delayed vertical suplex for another near fall before putting Rollins in a headlock. Rollins fights back and tries to punch Kane, but Kane backdrops him, only to have Rollins come right back with a short clothesline. Rollins tries to attack Kane's legs but Kane kicks him away, then he gets Kane in the corner and elbow drops the inside of his leg. Kane frees himself again and tries to shake feeling back into his leg, then he punches Rollins a few times before Rollins kicks Kane's legs out. He focuses on Kane's knee and puts some pressure on it, but Kane punches him in the head and sends him back into the corner.

Rollins goes up top but Kane stops him with an uppercut, then he grabs him by the throat but Rollins staggers him with a punch and DDT's him for two. We get back from a break to see Kane counter out of a single leg crab, then he drops Rollins with a sidewalk slam and some clotheslines. Kane whips him into the corner and gets caught with a boot to the head, but Kane comes right back with a sidewalk slam before heading up top. Rollins cuts him off and punches him a few times, then Kane strikes him back and shoves him off the turnbuckles before hitting a flying clothesline. Reigns jumps on the apron but Kane grabs him by the throat, then Kane lets go and runs into an enziguiri by Rollins. He heads up top and gets ready to attack, but Bryan shoves him off the turnbuckles then Kane chokeslams him for the win.

Winner – Kane

Roman Reigns (w/ Seth Rollins) vs Daniel Bryan (w/ Kane)

Reigns and Rollins argue with the referee about Bryan's 'interference' in the first match, then he runs at Bryan in the corner and attacks with some strikes. Bryan comes back with some kicks and mounted forearm shots for two, then he kicks Reigns into the corner and takes him to the mat with a leg whip. Bryan kicks him in the back a few times before picking him up, but Reigns knees him in the face and whips him into the ropes before kneeing him again and getting a two count. We get back from a break to see Bryan run into a clothesline by Reigns, then Reigns taunts him and slaps him in the head before throwing him back on the mat. Reigns drops him with another hard shoulder tackle for a near fall, then he whips him into the corner but Bryan dives away to avoid a splash. (Cont'd…)

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