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WWE SmackDown June 13, 2008 Results

The 461’st edition of WWE SmackDown came to you from the Save Mart Center at Fresno State University in Fresno, CA.

Match Results

  • John Morrison (with The Miz) (ECW) def. Finlay (with Hornswoggle) (SmackDown) by roll-up.
  • Mark Henry (SmackDown) def. Tommy Dreamer (ECW) by pin following the World’s Strongest Slam.
  • Cherry def. Maryse by pin following the Popper.
  • MVP (SmackDown) def. CM Punk (ECW) by DQ after the referee saw CM Punk holding the Money-in-the-Bank Briefcase with MVP down.
  • Non-Title: Matt Hardy* def. Chuck Palumbo by pin following the Twist of Fate.
  • Jesse & Festus def Deuce & Domino** by Festus pinning Domino following the Festus Press.
  • Career or Contendership***: Batista def. The Great Khali by pin following a Spear to keep his career alive and to earn the right to face Edge for the World Heavyweight Title at Night of Champions.

Match Quality

  1. MVP Vs. CM Punk
  2. Finlay Vs. John Morrison
  3. Matt Hardy Vs. Chuck Palumbo
  4. Jesse & Festus Vs. Deuce & Domino
  5. Cherry Vs. Maryse
  6. Mark Henry Vs. Tommy Dreamer
  7. Batista Vs. The Great Khali


*Prior to the match, Chavo Guerrero (with Bam Neely) announced that he is the #1 Contender for Matt Hardy’s United States Title and will face him at Night of Champions.

**After the match, Deuce & Domino fought each other (verbally and physically) over their losing streak.

***The stipulation set in place was that if Batista wins, he will get his match against Edge for the World Heavyweight Title at Night of Champions, but if he loses his match, he will be banished from the WWE (like The Undertaker).