SmackDown opened with Triple H giving a speech on what’s best for business but was interrupted by The Miz. Triple H books Miz vs. Randy Orton for tonight.
Alberto Del Rio beat R-Truth. After the match, Rob Van Dam attacked Del Rio and posed with the World Heavyweight Championship.
Update: During a backstage segment, it was announced that the Rob Van Dam vs. Alberto Del Rio World Heavyweight Championship match at Battleground will be contested under hardcore rules.
The Real Americans defeated The Prime Time Players after Darren Young tapped out to Jack Swagger’s ankle lock.
The United States Championship match between Dean Ambrose and Dolph Ziggler ended in disqualification after interference by The Shield.
Triple H made a six-man tag match that saw The Shield defeat Rob Van Dam, Dolph Ziggler and Kofi Kingston.
AJ Lee scored a pinfall victory over Cameron.
Paul Heyman and Ryback came out, and Paul cut a promo about how he’ll stand victorious over CM Punk at Battleground.
Santino Marella and The Great Khali defeated 3MB.
The Miz vs. Randy Orton ended in a DQ finish after Orton continuously attacked Miz, but Triple H came out and ordered the bout be restarted. Randy got the win via RKO.Source: