The following took place on Tuesday in Los Angeles, CA.
WWE Friday Night Smackdown Tapings for May 29:
– The show kicked off with WWE Intercontinental Champion Rey Mysterio coming out. Chris Jericho interrupted him saying he would rip his mask off. Mickey Rourke was in attendance and Jericho briefly addressed him.
– The Great Khali & R-Truth defeated Dolph Ziggler & Mike Knox.
– WWE Women’s Champion Melina defeated Alicia Fox.
– Jeff Hardy cut a promo in the ring hyping his Ladder match against Edge at Extreme Rules for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
– John Morrison defeated Umaga via DQ. Umaga used a strap to cause the DQ finish. CM Punk made the save when Umaga went to attack Morrison some more.
– CM Punk then cut a promo hyping his Samoa Strap match with Umaga at Extreme Rules.
– Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas defeated Cryme Tyme.
– Eve defeated Layla.
– Jeff Hardy & WWE Intercontinental Champion Rey Mysterio vs. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Edge & Chris Jericho was changed to Hardy vs. Edge and Jericho when a “masked fan” attacked Mysterio that turned out to be Jericho. Hardy agreed to wrestle in a Handicap match.
– WWE World Heavyweight Champion Edge & Chris Jericho defeated Jeff Hardy in a 2 on 1 Handicap match.
– Post-Taping Bonus Match: WWE World Heavyweight Champion Edge defeated Jeff Hardy in a Steel Cage match.
– Post-Taping Bonus Match: John Cena defeated Big Show.