Arena Reports 3/24 WWE in Bowling Green, Ky.: News & Notes on pre-show walk-through, Sheamus busted open, Rhodes's interference
Mar 25, 2012 - 2:26:18 AM
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WWE Smackdown house show notes
March 24, 2012
Bowling Green, Ky.
Submitted by William, PWTorch reader
-When I got to the arena, Tyson Kidd was warming up in the ring with Jamie Noble. Road Dogg Jesse James was at ringside watching.
-Eventually, Alicia Fox and Tamina came out and talked to Road Dogg for a while. Beth Phoenix and Natalya came out and they ran through the finish for their match. That's funny, because the ending was messed up later on before they got to the finish.
-Hunico, Camacho, Ezekiel Jackson, Mark Henry, Jinder Mahal, Cody Rhodes, Daniel Bryan, and Justin Gabriel all walked out to the ring and sat around, talking. Cody Rhodes seemed to be getting a lot of laughs.
-Interesting note: Tony Chimel did a mic check by saying "One, two, Long Island Iced Z: Jack Swagger," then laughed.
Live Show Notes
-Sheamus was busted open pretty badly by Daniel Bryan. Sheamus didn't even celebrate beating Mark Henry; he just left quickly.
-Cody Rhodes came out several times. First, to beat up Tyson Kidd. Second, to attack Ezekiel Jackson and cut a promo. Third, to face Justin Gabriel. Finally, to distract Big Show in the main event and get chokeslammed. The guy definitely works hard.
-Great Khali actually looked better in the ring than I've seen from him before. Jinder Mahal definitely carried their match, though.
-In a funny moment, Mark Henry wondered what Western Kentucky University's mascot-thing is. Also, the ref got out of the ring to tell Henry to get back in the ring, to which Henry responded "No, YOU get back in the ring!"
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