This Friday’s Smackdown will be part-taped, part-live, with matches tapes this Monday before the RAW supershow and live cut-ins from the AXXESS event. If you want to find out what was taped on Monday, just click on more.
-A WrestleMania XXIV video package is shown.
Cryme Tyme b. Dolph Ziggler & William Regal
– Cryme Tyme comes out to a huge pop. Shad gets the win via pinfall on Dolph Ziggler after connecting with his finisher.
SmackDown: (Airing Friday)
-There is no opening pyro for SmackDown. Everyone is in a huge rush.
1) Gail Kim & Maria b. Maryse & Michelle McCool
– You guessed it… Very quick match. Gail gets the tag and hits her neck-breaker finisher on Maryse for the win via pinfall.
2) MVP b. Shelton Benjamin to retain the United States Championship.
– MVP comes out to a good pop. A video of MVP winning the title plays before the match. Very solid match. Shelton hit a Blockbuster for the two-count then MVP hit the Playmaker for the win. MVP was very over with the local crowd.
3) Jeff Hardy vs. Ezekiel Jackson is announced for later.
-A Tribute to the Troops video package is shown.
4) Jeff Hardy b. Ezekiel Jackson w/The Brian Kendrick.
– Jeff Hardy comes out to a big pop. Hardy controls most of the match and gets the win following a Swanton Bomb.