*SPOILERS* WWE SmackDown Tapings Results For Friday
January 13, 2021
– Trent Baretta defeats FCW Champ Leo Kruger
– HHH opens the show with an address to all the superstars of WWE. All the Smackdown wrestlers are ringside. He reminds the crew that if they get out of line, he’ll fire them just like he did Miz and R-Truth. He announces that Henry vs Christian for the title will take place tonight in a lumberjack match. Winner defends against Orton at HIAC.
1) Sheamus defeats Heath Slater with the Brogue Kick.
– Christian tries to recruit superstars backstage to help him during tonight’s main event.
2) Wade Barrett defeats Justin Gabriel
– Christian continues to recruit superstars to help him win the World Title
– Randy Orton backstage says he’ll win the title or die.
3) Beth Phoenix & Natalya defeat AJ & Kaitlyn
4) Cody Rhodes defeats Randy Orton via DQ after Orton wouldn’t stop beating Rhodes with the mask. After the match, Orton beat down Rhodes, finishing with two RKOs onto the announce table. Rhodes was bloodied, and trainers came out twice to wipe him down during the beatdown segment.
5) Sin Cara vs Daniel Bryan ends when another Sin Cara enters to confuse everyone. Short match, apparently some blown spots, so going with Mistico as the participant in the match.
6) Great Khali squashes Jinder Mahal
7) Air Boom vs Usos. Short, Air Boom wins.
8) Mark Henry defeats Christian in the main event.