WWE taped this week’s Main Event (airing on ION Network on Wednesday night) and Smackdown (airing Friday night on SyFy) last night in Richmond, Virginia. Thanks to Chris Z. for help with the results.
-United States Champion Antonio Cesaro defeats The Great Khali.
-Intercontinental Champion Wade Barrett faced a non-title Gauntlet match:
-Defeated Yoshi Tatsu
-Defeated Justin Gabriel
-Lost to Kofi Kingston
-Randy Orton opens with a promo in the ring. Orton says he will win the Royal Rumble but is interrupted by Sheamus, who says he will win. World Heavyweight Champion Big Show and United States Champion Antonio Cesaro hen come to the ring, which brings out Booker T. Booker makes Orton and Sheamus vs. Cesaro and Show for later tonight.
-The Miz defeats Heath Slater via pin fall.
-The Great Khali, Hornswoggle and Natalya defeat Primo, Epico and Rosa Medes.
-Intercontinental Champion Wade Barrett defeats Kofi Kingston.
-Tamina defeats Layla.
-Randy Orton and Sheamus defeat World Heavyweight Champion Big Show and United States Champion Antonio Cesaro.
*For more on both shows, log on to www.wwe.com.