riday Night SmackDown Results 6/27: With the WWE Money in the Bank pay-per-view just 48 hours away, WWE COO Triple H placed his bets on The Authority, Dean Ambrose battled with some very bad news and Roman Reigns Speared his way through Randy Orton and Kane.
Dean Ambrose def. Bad News Barrett
Dean Ambrose and fellow Money in the Bank Contract Ladder Match competitor Bad News Barrett went blow for blow in SmackDown’s opening bout. With the Money in the Bank briefcase hanging high above the ring, it was The Lunatic Fringe who ultimately stood tall, using Dirty Deeds to silence the British brawler.
Paige def. Cameron
With Naomi joining the SmackDown announce team – faced with the controversy of animosity between her and her fellow Funkadactyl – Divas Champion Paige conquered the outspoken Cameron via the Paige-Turner.
Alberto Del Rio & Cesaro def. Rob Van Dam & Dolph Ziggler
Alberto Del Rio & Cesaro overcame Rob Van Dam & Dolph Ziggler in a showdown pitting WWE World Heavyweight Championship Ladder Match members against Money in the Bank Contract Ladder Match participants after the Mexican Superstar forced RVD to tap to his Cross Armbreaker submission.
Roman Reigns def. Kane by Disqualification
The black-vested Superstar looked to be on the verge of victory after a Superman Punch to the jaw of Demon Kane, only to have Randy Orton arrive and interrupt the bout.
Another Superman Punch helped Reigns escape the stranglehold of The Viper, but the determined Superstar couldn’t avoid a hellacious Chokeslam from The Devil’s Favorite Demon. Despite a moment of uncertainty as the masked Demon brought a ladder into the ring, the 7-footer and first WWE World Heavyweight Champion appeared to be on the same page. That page, however, was quickly torn by Reigns as he speared both sinister Superstars in an explosive Friday night finish.
Sheamus def. Bray Wyatt by Disqualification
Rusev def. Sin Cara