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WWE SmackDown October 3, 2008 Results

The SmackDown All Star Kick-Off Special to kick off SmackDown’s debut on MyNetworkTV emanated from the Resch Center in Green Bay, WI.

Match Results

  • All Star 8-Man Tag Match: Batista (RAW), Rey Mysterio (RAW), Jeff Hardy (SD), & Finlay (with Hornswoggle) (ECW) def. JBL (RAW), Kane (RAW), MVP (SD), & The Brian Kendrick (with Ezekiel Jackson) (SD) by Jeff Hardy pinning MVP following the Swanton Bomb.
  • Champion Vs. Champion: Non-Title: Intercontinental Champion Santino Marella (RAW) (with R-Truth) def. United States Champion Shelton Benjamin (SD) by roll-up.
  • 2-on-1 Handicap Match: Mark Henry (ECW) & The Great Khali (SD) def. Chavo Guerrero (ECW) by submission to The Great Khali’s Khali Vise Grip.
  • 6-Man Tag Match: CM Punk (RAW) & WWE Tag Team Champions Primo & Carlito (SD) def. World Tag Team Champion Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase & Manu (RAW) by CM Punk pinning Ted DiBiase following the GTS.
  • Champion Vs. Champion: Lumberjack Match: Non-Title: Women’s Champion Beth Phoenix (RAW) def. Divas Champion Michelle McCool (SD) by pin following the Glam Slam.
  • Champion of Champions Triple Threat Match: Non-Title: WWE Champion Triple H (SD) def. World Heavyweight Champion Chris Jericho (RAW) & ECW Champion Matt Hardy (ECW) by pinning Matt Hardy following the Pedigree.

Match Quality

  1. Triple H Vs. Chris Jericho Vs. Matt Hardy
  2. All Star 8-Man Tag
  3. Santino Marella Vs. Shelton Benjamin
  4. 6-Man Tag
  5. Handicap Match
  6. Beth Phoenix Vs. Michelle McCool


After the main event, Chris Jericho laid out Triple H with a ladder and attempted to assault Matt Hardy, but Matt was saved by his brother Jeff Hardy. Jeff then hit the Twist of Fate on Triple H, but then Jeff was laid out by Vladimir Kozlov.

On two occasions, My46TV (MyNetworkTV affiliate out of St. Louis, MO) advertised a TNA House Show on October 25 that would be taking place in St. Louis. This aired during SmackDown’s commercial breaks.