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WWE SmackDown! April 4, 2008 Results

The 451’st edition of WWE SmackDown came to you from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, FL (MVP’s Hometown) five nights after WrestleMania XXIV.

Match Results

  • Non-Title: Matt Hardy (in his return to SmackDown) def. MVP by pin following the Twist of Fate.
  • Festus def. Zack Ryder by pin following the Festus Flip.
  • Vladimir Kozlov (in his WWE debut) def. Matt Bentley by pin following a Torture Rack Backbreaker.
  • Non-Title: The Miz & John Morrison (ECW) def. Jimmy Wang Yang & Shannon Moore (SmackDown) by John Morrison pinning Shannon Moore following the Tuesday Night Delight.
  • Champion Vs. Champion: Brother Vs. Brother: Non-Title: The Undertaker & Kane fight to a No Contest when Edge, Chavo Guerrero, Curt Harkins, & Zack Ryder interfere.

Match Quality

  1. The Undertaker Vs. Kane
  2. MVP Vs. Matt Hardy
  3. Vladimir Kozlov Vs. Matt Bentley
  4. Festus Vs. Zack Ryder
  5. The Miz & John Morrison Vs. Jimmy Wang Yang & Shannon Moore

Spot Of The Night

  • Kane & The Undertaker’s Double Chokeslam on Edge & Chavo Guerrero.


In addition to Vladimir Kozlov, Nattie Neidhart also made her WWE debut by attacking Michelle McCool.

Two things were revealed for next week’s SmackDown. Finlay & Hornswoggle will return to SmackDown and The Undertaker will go one-on-one with Festus in a non-title match.

It was announced near the beginning of the show by SmackDown General Manager, Vickie Guerrero that The Undertaker will defend the World Heavyweight Title against Edge in a WrestleMania Rematch at Backlash. In another WrestleMania Rematch, Kane will defend the ECW Title against Chavo Guerrero at Backlash.