My Fantasy WWE: 05/07/2013 Friday Night SmackDown
Welcome to tonight's My Fantasy SmackDown.
Tonight's show will see Cody Rhodes defending the United States Championship against fierce rival Alberto Del Rio in a Street Fight. Will this personal rivalry come to an end tonight? Or is this feud just getting started?
Last week, Randy Orton became the #1 contender to the World Heavyweight Championship by beating Dolph Ziggler. Orton will challenge John Cena at SummerSlam. How will this rivalry develop?
Let's find out.
- In Ring Segment: The World Heavyweight Champion John Cena talks about facing Randy Orton at SummerSlam. All of Law & Order stand at the top of the crowd. Randy Orton says he can't wait to destroy Cena at SummerSlam. Cena says why wait? Orton says he won't get in to his head. However, Big E Langston has a huge match with The Big Show next week and he wants to send a message. Langston challenges Cena to a match tonight. Cena accepts.
- Backstage Segment: Seth Rollins asks Kaitlyn if she has a thing for Alberto Del Rio after seeing the way she looked at him and helped him last week. Kaitlyn says she does have a crush on a SmackDown superstar but won't reveal who it is. She winks at Rollins before leaving. Rollins smiles.
- Rosa Mendes (with United States Champion Cody Rhodes) defeated Kaitlyn (Time of contest - 05:24) Cody Rhodes distracts Kaitlyn long enough for Rosa to roll her up, holding the ropes for leverage.
- Backstage Interview: Alberto Del Rio tells Renee Young he will end Cody Rhodes' livelihood tonight.
- Backstage Segment: Kaitlyn angrily asks Seth Rollins where he was during her match. Rollins and Kaitlyn get in to a slight argument which brings out passion. Rollins grabs Kaitlyn and passionately kisses her. Rollins says sorry before quickly leaving. Kaitlyn is left shocked and confused.
- Chris Jericho defeated Antonio Cesaro (Time of contest - 08:38) Jericho makes Cesaro submit to the Walls of Jericho.
- Backstage Segment: Cody Rhodes assures the rest of Law & Order he will take out Alberto Del Rio once and for all tonight.
- In Ring Segment: Dean Ambrose says he's not afraid of The Undertaker because he knows he finished the Deadman off. A video airs. It ends by saying 'Next week, the Deadman returns'. Ambrose is furious in the ring.
- Bray Wyatt (with The Wyatt Family) defeated Jimmy Uso (with Jey Uso) (Time of contest - 07:07) Erick Rowan climbs on the apron during the match. This prompts Jey Uso to pull him down. The two fight. With the referee distracted with the outside brawl, Luke Harper tosses his WWE Tag Team title belt to Bray Wyatt before running around the ring to help out Rowan. Wyatt hits Jimmy Uso with the title belt. He covers. The ref turns round and counts the 1, 2, 3.
- Backstage Interview: Renee Young asks Dolph Ziggler what's next for him. Before he can answer, Randy Orton, Big E Langston and The Wyatt Family attack him.
- Big E Langston (with Randy Orton & The Wyatt Family) defeated World Heavyweight Champion John Cena in a non title match (Time of contest - 10:01) All three members of The Wyatt Family try interfering but are all kicked off the apron by Cena. As Cena sets up for the AA on Langston, Bray Wyatt climbs back on the apron, which distracts the ref. Randy Orton slides in to the ring and pulls Langston off Cena's shoulders. Cena turns round and is hit with an RKO. Langston covers Cena. 1, 2, 3. Langston's done it. He's defeated the World Heavyweight Champion John Cena.
- After the match, Law & Order celebrate. They see Cena helping himself him using the ropes. Langston lifts Cena up and hits the Big Ending. The Big Show runs to the ring. He puts up a valiant effort but the number get the better of him. Law & Order take out Big Show, ending with an RKO from Orton.
- Backstage Segment: Cody Rhodes tells Rosa Mendes to stay backstage for his match with Del Rio.
- Cody Rhodes (c) defeated Alberto Del Rio in a Street Fight to retain the United States Championship (Time of contest - 18:08) In an epic and brutal main event, Cody Rhodes eventually retains the US title. There are a number of near falls during the match. Del Rio manages to kick out of Cross Rhodes and a Beautiful Disaster Kick during the match while Rhodes somehow escapes after a spinning DDT from the middle rope on to a Steel Chair. Rhodes also escapes two Cross Armbeakers. In the end, Rhodes came out on top after escaping a third Cross Armbreaker attempt by throwing Del Rio shoulder first in to the ring post. He followed it up with a Beautiful Disaster Kick and Cross Rhodes on to a Chair. 1, 2, 3.
- After the match, Cody Rhodes celebrates retaining the US title. However, Rhodes gets a vicious look on his face. Rhodes picks up the steel chair and smashes it over Del Rio's arm TWELVE times. He then puts Del Rio's arm in to the chair before climbing to the middle rope. Rhodes jumps off and stamps on the chair with Del Rio's arm inside. Del Rio holds his arm, screaming in agony as the show ends.
Here are the match results:
- Rosa Mendes defeated Kaitlyn
- Chris Jericho defeated Antonio Cesaro
- Bray Wyatt defeated Jimmy Uso
- Big E Langston defeated World Heavyweight Champion John Cena in a non title match
- Cody Rhodes (c) defeated Alberto Del Rio in a Street Fight to retain the United States Championship