WWE SmackDown 1/31/14 Results

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A highlight package was shown about the main event from RAW

First Segment: The Shield comes down to the ring, Dean Ambrose talks about how the Elimination Chamber match was custom made for the Shield. Roman Regins and Dean Ambrose get in a confrontation about eliminating each other at the Royal Rumble. Seth Rollins is the voice of reason and says that the Wyatt Family needs to be dealt with, he puts Ambrose and Regins over. The Shield calls out the Wyatt Family.

Vickie Guerrero came out and said she’s going to make history, Triple H comes out and says he understands where The Shield is coming from. Triple H says its water under the bridge and to let it go and there is nothing to gain with The Shield and Wyatt fighting each other. Triple H continues to tell The Shield to let it go. Roman Regins tells Triple H that they are not asking him they are telling him they are going to fight the Wyatts.

Triple H ask the fans if they want to see The Shield and The Wyatts fight. He announced that at the Elimination Chamber The Shield will take on The Wyatt Family.

There was a promo run for RAW announcing that The New Age Outlaws will defend their WWE Tag Team Titles inside a Steel Cage against Cody Rhodes and Goldust. Michael Cole announce the two Elimination Chamber Qualifying Matches for tonights SmackDown. Antonio Cesaro vs. Dolph Ziggler and Christian vs. Jack Swagger

1.) Elimination Chamber Qualifying Match

Dolph Ziggler vs. Antonio Cesaro w/Zeb Colter

Antonio Cesaro drop kicks Ziggler, kicks out at 2. Dolph Ziggler hit the famasser on Cesaro, Cesaro kicked out at 2. Antonio Cesaro hit a running back breaker to Dolph Ziggler. Antonio Cesaro hits a modifed suplex on Ziggler, Ziggler kicks out at 2. Dolph charges towards Cesaro, but Cesaro launches him over the top rope and they head into commercial break.

It was shown on the WWE App that Cesaro hit a top rope suplex on Ziggler. Dolph Ziggler hits Cesaro with a sweet dropkick. Dolph tries to Irish Whip Cesaro, but as Cesaro was trying to power up dolph, dolph countered into a sleeperhold and then Cesaro hit the deadlift side suplex. Cesaro went to do the European Uppercut but, Dolph countered mid air and hit a sweet DDT. Cesaro goes for the Cesaro Swing.  Antonio Cesaro hits the neutralizer on Ziggler and picks up the victory and now he qualifies for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship Elimination Chamber Match.

Winner: Antonio Cesaro

Michael Cole announces that tonight main event will feature The Shield against Rey Mysterio, Sheamus, and Daniel Bryan. Michael Cole jokes around about the fans giving him crap for constantly teaching them how download the WWE App, he said he will do the same thing with the WWE Network. A preview was shown for the new WWE Countdown show which will be on WWE Network which launches in 24 days.

2.) Fandango w/Summer Rae vs. Xavier Woods~ R-Truth is on commentary with JBL and Michael Cole

Fanadango and Woods locks up, Xavier Woods hits a dropkick Fandango. Fanadango hits a backsuplex, Woods kicks out at 2. Fandango grounds Wood in the early part of the match. Xavier Woods trys to build some momentum and he hits a drop kick which sends Fandango outside the ring and hits the suicide dive.

Summer Rae distracts Xavier Woods. Emma from NXT was shown at ringside dancing with the WWE Universe #Emmalution. Fandango hits the masterpiece on Woods when they come back in the ring to pick up the victory. Fandango attacks Woods after the match, Truth comes in for the save and they dance with the Funkadactyls.

Winner: Fandango

3.) The Primetime Players vs. Ryback and Curtis Axel

Darren Young and Curtis Axel start things off. They lock up Young apply a arm lock on Axel. Axel bull dozes Young towards the corner and tags in Ryback. Ryback throws Young to the ringside. Ryback hits a meathook clothesline and tags in Curtis Axel and he pins Darren Young. Titus O’Neil didn’t come in and break up the tag.

Darren Young is bleeding from the mouth. Darren Young asks Titus O’Neil what is he doing? Titus O’Neil says he and Young are no family. Titus O’Neil says being with Young makes him a loser. He said he came to WWE to become a champion and he said he getting rid of the dead weight of Darren Young off his back and then he attacks young. Complete Heel Turn for O’Neil and continues to destroy Young in the ringside area. He throws Young to the barricade twice then he slaps Young in the face and walks away.

Winner: Ryback and Curtis Axel

They show the highlight package of Jake “The Snake” Roberts being the second inductee in the WWE  Hall of Fame Class of 2014. Coming up next it will be Christian taking on the winner of last years Elimination Chamer Match Jack Swagger. There was a promo of NXT star Alexander Rusev and new WWE Diva Lana he said he coming.

4.) Elimination Chamber Qualifying Match Christian vs. Jack Swagger w/Zeb Colter

Funny moment it was appeared where Zeb was supposed to be on commentary JBL brought him to the announce table. Jack Swagger throws Christian outside the ring. Jack Swagger hits Christian on the barricades. Swagger grounds Christian and Christian starts building momentum. Christian slaps Swagger in the face and then knocks down Christian and hits the Swagger bomb and Christian kicks out at 2. Jack Swagger and Christian exchange blows on the top rope and Christian plants him with a sweet DDT. Christian hits a missile drop kick on Swagger, Swagger would gain momentum hits a Gut Wrench Suplex Christian kicks outs at 2.

Christian goes up in the air and Swagger catches him and puts him the ankle lock. Christian throws Swagger shoulder first to the ring post. Christian hits the Frog Splash on Swagger to pick up the victory. Christian now qualifies for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship Elimination Chamber Match.

JPOV: This was a very good match and happy to see Christian back on television he adds depths to the roster adds to variety of different matches on the show.

Winner: Christian~ Christian was interview by Renee Young he talks about how is desperate to get back to being the champion and says he will be the next WWE World Heavyweight Championship.

5.) Damien Sandow vs. Kofi Kingston

Kofi Kingston starts kicking Sandow around the ring. Damien Sandow apply the abdominal stretch on Kofi, Sandow gets kicked in the face and Kofi starts control frenzy. Kofi goes to jump off the top rope, but Sandow ducks out of the way and tries to pin Kingston, but Kofi kicks out at 2. Kofi Kingston hits the SOS to pick up the victory over Damien Sandow.

Winner: Kofi Kingston

6.) Cody Rhodes w/Goldust vs. Road Dogg w/Billy Gunn

Cody corners Road Dogg, then knocks down Road Dogg and goes for a pin attempt. Road Dogg applies a series of arm locks on Cody then he throw Cody arm first to the ring post. Cody Rhodes school boy Road Dogg, but Dogg kicks out at 2. Cody Rhodes hit a knee to a face and also hits a missile drop kick. Billy Gunn and Goldust start brawling with each other ringside.

Cody Rhodes then hit the disaster kick to pick up the victory. The Rhodes Brothers and The New Age Outlaws brawl with each other after the match was over. The Outlaws retreat and Michael Cole brings up the Steel Cage Tag Team Title Match on that happening Monday.

Winner: Cody Rhodes

A preview for the Monday Night WAR WWE vs. WCW Show on the WWE Network was shown.

7.) 6 Man Tag Team Match- Daniel Bryan, Sheamus, and Rey Mysterio vs. The Shield

The Wyatt Family cut a promo before the match starts, he says justice is hell gate. Luke Harper says The Shield picked a beautiful hill to die on. Erick Rowan says to run.

Sheamus and Seth Rollins starts off the match. Sheamus locks up with Rollins then Rollins tag in Roman Regins. Roman Regins bull doze Sheamus to the ground. Regins punches Sheamus around the ring. Regins tags in Dean Ambrose and Sheamus drag Ambrose on the Apron and does the 10 chops to the chest. Sheamus knocks both Rollins and Regins off the ring apron as well and The Shield get together to strategize as SmackDown heads into commercial break.

We’re back on SmackDown with Daniel Bryan giving Seth Rollins a surfboard. Bryan tags in Rey Mysterio, Mysterio starts to counter alot of Rollins moves and hits a hurricanrana on Rollins then Ambrose tags himself in the match and grounds Mysterio and tags in Roman Regins. Roman Regins throws Mysterio out of the ring and also throws Mysterio to the barricade and ask the crowd Whos the Man? Roman Regins tags in Seth Rollins, he put Mysterio on the top rope and trys to hit a top rope back suplex Mysterio knocks Rollins off the tope rope. Daniel Bryan comes in off the hot tag and the crowds goes bonkers. Bryan gives the kicks to the chest to Roman Regins and Regins gets up and tries to charge toward Bryan he gets sent outside the ripes and Bryan gives both Ambrose and Regins a suicide dive. Sheamus gets in the ring and attacks Rollins, but Regins gives Sheamus the Superman punch.

Daniel Bryan gives Regins the YES! Lock Regins gets out and he tags in Rey Mysterio and puts Regins in position for the 619 and then in the middle of the 619 attempt Roman Regins spears Rey Mysterio to pick up the victory.

Winner: The Shield

Thanks for all everybody that join me for the LIVE Play by Play Coverage of SmackDown we’ll back on Monday for RAW. If you guys want to share your opinions on tonight SmackDown feel free to comment below. You can follow me on Twitter @JoshLopezCSR and will see more of Josh in upcoming podcasts and articles.

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Josh Lopez

Josh Lopez is the host of the Pro Wrestling Experience on Chicagolandsportsradio.com. He is also a student at the Illinois Center for Broadcasting. You can follow him on Twitter @JoshLopezCSR


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