WWE SMACKDOWN! RESULTS
May 26, 2006|
Announcers: Michael Cole & Tazz
- INTERNET VELOCITY TAPING:
- Kid Kash & Jamie Noble def Scotty Too Hotty & Sho Funaki (Funaki suffered a Grade 2 concussion)..
- Matt Hardy def Sylvan..
- Gregory Helms def Shawn Osborne..
- Gunner Scott def Lawrence Tyler..
- IN THE RING: John Bradshaw Layfield + Rey Mysterio..
- JBL said that he was the victim of the greatest tragedy ever by losing to Rey Mysterio at Judgment Day..
- JBL challenged Rey Mysterio to a rematch right there tonight to prove Judgment Day was just a big fluke..
- Rey Mysterio came out and said JBL was the United States Champion and he hasn't been taking on all comers..
- JBL said he has always taken on all comers, so Rey Mysterio introduced JBL's opponent tonight -- Bobby Lashley!
- UNITED STATES TITLE MATCH: Bobby Lashley def John Bradshaw Layfield to win the title!
- Bobby Lashley ducked the clotheline from hell and hit JBL with a spear to win the U.S. title in about 60 seconds!
- BACKSTAGE: Theodore Long & John Bradshaw Layfield..
- John Bradshaw Layfield barged into GM Long's office and protested wildly until GM Long threatened to fire him!
- John Bradshaw Layfield said if he cannot beat Rey Mysterio for the title tonight he will quit Smackdown! forever..
- Theodore Long liked the idea so much that he booked JBL vs Rey Mysterio for the main event tonight!
- MATCH: Tatanka def Simon Dean...
- BACKSTAGE: Theodore Long & Matt Hardy & Paul Heyman..
- Theodore Long and Matt Hardy were found backstage discussing something when ECW's Paul Heyman entered the room..
- Theodore Long took great exception to Paul Heyman's presense, suspecting that he was there to raid SD!'s talent..
- Theodore Long said he doesn't like or trust Paul Heyman and doesn't want him snooping around the locker room..
- MATCH: Mark Henry vs Chris Benoit ended in a No Contest..
- The band Three 6 Mafia performed Mark Henry's entrance music live as Mark Henry was introduced to the crowd..
- Mark Henry viciously destroyed Chris Benoit and later rammed him multiple times into the ringpost at ringside..
- Mark Henry slid the unconcious Chris Benoit into the ring and applied a modified version of the camel clutch..
- Editor's Notes: This effectively wrote Chris Benoit out of the storyline to take time off due to nagging injuries..
- IN-RING SEGMENT: William Regal + King Booker & Queen Sharmell..
- William Regal came out and introduced Booker T and Sharmell (who came out on a rolling thrown on wheels)..
- William Regal recited the royal proclamation as Booker T & Sharmell relished every moment of their coronation..
- William Regal proclaimed "All hail his royal heiness... King Booker!" and handed the mic to Sharmell..
- Sharmell shreaked into the mic demanding that all the fans bow down to the King (Regal & Chimmel did it)..
- Sharmell then placed the crown on Booker's head and cape over his shoulders and gave him the royal septor..
- Booker T said that every great King needs a great queen and proclaimed Sharmell as the first royal queen..
- Booker T said all the fans and all the guys backstage need to learn how to bow down to their new KING!
- William Regal shouted "Long Live King Booker!" as King Booker and Queen Sharmell exited the ring.........
- BACKSTAGE: Nunzio & Big Vito..
- Nunzio talked about their match saying if they win tonight they could be #1 Contenders for the Tag titles..
- Nunzio noticed Big Vito was on edge and asked if he was upset because of all the rumors going around about him..
- NON (TAG) TITLE MATCH: Brian Kendrick & Paul London def Nunzio & Big Vito..
- BACKSTAGE: Rey Mysterio & Chavo Guerrero..
- Chavo Guerrero said he was there to support Rey Mysterio and was worried that Rey was not 100% tonight..
- Chavo Guerrero said he may be retired but he will be in Rey Mysterio's corner against JBL tonight!
- MATCH: Fit Finlay def "Pirate" Paul Birchall..
- After the match, Fit Finaly pulled a midget leprecaun (aka Short Sleeve Sampson) from under the ring ..
- The leprecaun viciously attacked Paul Birchall and Finlay slammed him onto Birchall..
- Fit Finlay then grabbed the Lebrecaun and pushed him back under the ring!
- WORLD TITLE MATCH: Rey Mysterio w/Chavo Guerrero def John Bradshaw Layfield to retain..
- John Bradshaw Layfield initially won the match but the referee changed his mind and restarted the match!
- The referee was later knocked out and JBL got a chair and knocked out Chavo Guerrero and went after Rey..
- JBL swung the chair at Rey Mysterio, who ducked and hit a low blow, followed up with a DDT onto the chair!
- Rey Mysterio got rid of the chair and hit a 510 and West Coast Pop and scored the 1-2-3 to win the match!
- As stipulated, John Bradshaw Layfield was forced to quit Smackdown!...................
- And that's a wrap folks...
Go Back To WWE History