The following was taped on Tuesday in Rockford, Illinois.
WWE Smackdown tapings for August 9, 2013:
1. Randy Orton def. Rob Van Dam.
* Miz TV with Big E. Langston & AJ Lee. Dolph Ziggler & Kailtyn interrupted. Miz said because he is Summerslam host, he can make a match. It’ll be Dolph Ziggler & Kaitlyn vs. Big E. Langston & AJ Lee. Big E & AJ attacked Dolph & Kaitlyn. Dolph & Kaitlyn made a comeback and Kaitlyn hit the Spear on AJ while Dolph hit Big E with the Zig-Zag.
2. Fandango def. Kofi Kingston
3. Daniel Bryan def. Wade Barrett.
* Barrett is said to now be clean shaven.
4. Kane def. 3MB in a Handicap Match.
* The Wyatt Family cut a promo on the Titantron afterwards.
5. Christian def. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio.
* Del Rio attacked Christian afterwards, but Christian made a comeback and laid out Del Rio with the Killswitch. Christian left, then the music of Damien Sandow hit and he came out with a referee and his briefcase, looking to cash in on Del Rio. Before the bell could ring, Cody Rhodes came out and took out Sandow with a top rope crossbody to prevent him from cashing in.