The following was taped on Tuesday night in Dayton, Ohio.
WWE Smackdown tapings for January 21, 2016:
* Chris Jericho opened the taping along with a recap of the Highlight Reel on RAW. New Day interrupts Jericho about his crime against the trombone. Jericho informs New Day that they will be in a six man tag team match next with The Usos and Dolph Ziggler.
* The Usos & Dolph Ziggler def. The New Day.
* Becky Lynch def. Alica FOx.
* MizTV with WWE Intercontinental Champion Dean Ambrose. Ambrose promises to put Owens through the announce table at the Royal Rumble and be the last man standing. Owens interrupts saying he’s obsessed with the Intercontinental Championship. Ambrose challenges Owens to a fight. Miz attacks Ambrose. Owens with a Pop Up Powerbomb on Miz. Ambrose with Dirty Deeds on Owens to end the segment.
* Bray Wyatt def. Ryback.
* Titus O’Neil def. Stardust.
* Backstage, the League of Nations attacks Kalisto.
* WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns cuts a promo about how he will overcome the odds at the Royal Rumble this Sunday to retain his title.
* WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns def. Sheamus, Rusev, King Barrett & WWE United States Champion Alberto Del Rio via DQ. The Usos ran down for the save. The Wyatt Family was out next. Reigns takes out Harper and Rowan. Strowman takes out Reigns. Bray Wyatt with Sister Abigail on Reigns to end the taping.
* Post-taping: Birthday celebration for R-Truth with the whole locker room.