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WWE SmackDown December 19, 2008 Results

The 488’th edition of WWE SmackDown came to you from the 1’st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, MD.

Match Results

  • Hurricane Helms & R-Truth def. Shelton Benjamin & MVP by Hurricane Helms pinning Shelton Benjamin following the Eye of the Hurricane.
  • John Morrison (with The Miz) (ECW) def. Festus (with Jesse) (SD) by pin following the Moonlight Drive.
  • Non-Title: Edge (SD) def. Matt Hardy (ECW) by pin following the Spear.
  • Ezekiel Jackson (with The Brian Kendrick) def. Carlito (with Primo) by pin following the Yurinagi.
  • #1 Contender’s Match for the Divas Title: Maryse def. Maria by pin following the DDT.
  • Non-Title: Jeff Hardy def. Vladimir Kozlov by DQ when Edge attacked Jeff Hardy.

Match Quality

  1. Edge Vs. Matt Hardy
  2. Jeff Hardy Vs. Vladimir Kozlov
  3. Festus Vs. John Morrison
  4. Carlito Vs. Ezekiel Jackson
  5. Maria Vs. Maryse
  6. Shelton Benjamin & MVP Vs. Hurricane Helms & R-Truth


It was announced on SmackDown that on next week’s show, Shelton Benjamin will defend the United States Title against Hurricane Helms.

Don’t forget that WWE will host the sixth annual WWE Tribute to the Troops tomorrow night at 9/8c on NBC. This week’s WWE Week In Review will be delayed until tomorrow night so that I can include the special.