This Friday on Smackdown Kane eulogizes The Undertaker, Swagger battles Kaval and a new #1 contender is announced for The World Title
Kane and Paul Bearer come out to start the show. The World Champion informs the Smackdown audience that Undertaker is dead and so is their feud. In an act of disrespect Alberto Del Rio interrupts the funeral to demand a match for Kane’s title. A pissed off Rey Mysterio runs out to lay a beat down on his arch nemesis Del Rio. The madness brings out The Rated R Superstar and he spears Kane, solidifying himself as worthy of a title shot.
Teddy Long announces a #1 contenders match for the World Title
Backstage Del Rio demands a title match with Kane. Teddy instead puts Del Rio in a match with Rey Mysterio and Edge with the winner getting a title match with Kane at Survivor Series.
Daniel Bryan vs. Dolph Ziggler
In a Bragging Rights rematch Daniel Bryan gets another win over Ziggler.
Paul Bearer cuts a promo backstage saying that the winner of the #1 contenders match will be destroyed by Kane.
Cody Rhodes is then shown being a jerk to Kelly Kelly. Big Show plays the hero and challenges Rhodes to a match. Cody insists on facing Show in a tag team match because he’s a tag team wrestler.
Jack Swagger vs. Kaval
The great debate of who would win this match is settled with Swagger getting the submission victory over Kaval.
Halloween Divas segment
A divas Halloween Costume Contest quickly deteriorates into a heel vs face, four on four tag team match. Kelly Kelly, The Bellas and Melina beat Alicia Fox, Rosa Mendes and LayCool.
Cody Rhodes and Drew McIntyre vs. Big Show and Kofi Kingston
Big Show and Kofi get the win setting off a fight between the former tag team champs Cody and Drew.
#1 Contenders Match: Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio vs. Rey Mysterio
Edge is propelled into the Worl Title picture after he beats two of the top Superstars on Smackdown.