Site contributor Mike Turk attended the WWE SmackDown! tapings Tuesday from Bakersfield, California and sent in the following spoilers to PWInsider.com. The show will air this Friday, August 19, 2011:
Smackdown: Teddy Long announces 20 Man Battle Royal to crown number one contender for World title. Randy Orton is out there for announcement. Cody Rhodes confronts Orton It ends with Orton nailing RKO on Ted DiBiase.
WWE Intercontinental champ Cody Rhodes defeated Ezekiel Jackson.
Justin Gabriel defeated Tyson Kidd.
In a great match, WWE champion Alberto Del Rio defeated Daniel Bryan,
who was cashing in his Money in the Bank contract. Bryan taps to rolling armbreaker. Sin Cara hits the ring to make the save. (UPDATE: The match was NOT a WWE Championship Match, nor was Daniel Bryan cashing in his briefcase.)
Dark Segment: WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio insults Bakersfield. Triple H comes out and announces Del Rio & Christian vs. Orton & Sheamus. Triple H Pedigrees Ricardo.
WWE Divas champion Kelly Kelly & AJ defeated Alicia Fox & Natalya. Fox and Natalya get into it and Fox ends up placed in Sharpshooter.
Mark Henry throws out Sin Cara to win the Battle Royal and become number one contender. Orton and Henry face off.
Dark Match: Orton and Sheamus defeated Christian and Alberto Del Rio. Sheamus chases Alberto to the back as Orton RKOs Christian.