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WWE SmackDown! May 23, 2008 Results

The 458’th edition of WWE SmackDown came to you from the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA.

Match Results

  • 6-Person Mixed Tag Match: Deuce N’ Domino & Maryse def. Jesse, Festus, & Cherry by Maryse pinning Cherry following a front kick.
  • Finlay (with Hornswoggle) def. Chuck Palumbo by pin following the shillelagh shot.
  • Batista def. MVP by pin following the Batista Bomb.
  • Vladimir Kozlov (SmackDown) def. Nunzio (ECW) by pin following the Russian Scoop.
  • Matt Hardy (SmackDown) & Kofi Kingston (ECW) def. Elijah Burke (ECW) & Shelton Benjamin (ECW) by Kofi Kingston pinning Shelton Benjamin following Trouble In Paradise.
  • The Undertaker (SmackDown) def. Chavo Guerrero (with Bam Neely) (ECW) by pin following the Tombstone Piledriver.

Match Quality

  1. The Undertaker Vs. Chavo Guerrero
  2. Finlay Vs. Chuck Palumbo
  3. Matt Hardy & Kofi Kingston Vs. Elijah Burke & Shelton Benjamin
  4. Batista Vs. MVP
  5. 6-Person Mixed Tag Match
  6. Nunzio Vs. Vladimir Kozlov


It was announced at the top of the show that the vacant World Heavyweight Championship WILL be decided at One Night Stand as Edge will face The Undertaker in a TLC Match. If The Undertaker loses, he will be forced to leave the WWE forever.