WWE SmackDown

Season 11 Episode 12

500th Episode: On the Road to Wrestlemania

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Mar 20, 2009 on USA

Episode Recap

about Randy Orton. H pins Kozlov.

Wrestlemania Flashback: Vince McMahon vs Donald Trump

Match #2 for the United States Championship: MVP vs Shelton Benjamin. MVP pins Benjamin to become the new U.S. Champion. (2nd Reign)

Hype for John Cena's movie.

Vickie Guerrero is berating Edge and him turning on the Big Show. Edge yells at Vickie about the Big Show interfering in their lives.

Match #3: Shawn Michaels vs Kane. Michaels pins Kane.

Vickie Guerrero is trying to get the Big Show to back off.

Match #4: Extreme Rules: Jeff Hardy vs THE Brian Kendrick w/Ezekiel Jackson. Hardy pins Kendrick.

Hall of Fame induction announcement: The Von Erich's.

More hype for Cena's movie.

Match #5: The Undertaker vs JBL. Undertaker wins via submission.

Big Show comes to the ring and calls out Edge. Edge comes down. Edge & Show yell at each other until Vickie Guerrero comes down. Then terror of the love triangle continues until Vickie says that the winner of the triple threat match at Wrestlemania will not only be World Champion but also the champion of her heart. Vickie makes them agree to stop fighting until Wrestlemania. Then John Cena comes out and says that he will win and that he wants nothing to do with Vickie. Cena goads Edge & Show into fighting…mostly over Vickie. Edge ends up spearing Vickie, Show & Edge fight over who gets to carry Vickie to the back. Show chokeslams Edge and carries her away.