WWE SmackDown Greenville, SC
The commentators are Michael Cole and Pat McAfee.
– Tonight is WWE SmackDown, the blue show starts on a video of what happened at SummerSlam. A car pulls up outside the arena and we see the Usos coming out. In front of them is a second car with Roman Reigns joining them. The Bloodline heads for the arena.
– The commentators welcome us then Pat McAfee describes his victory against Happy Corbin. Backstage, Ricochet laughs at Corbin’s loss and challenges him to a match right away!
Ricochet vs. Happy Corbin
At the end of the match, Ricochet recoiled Happy Corbin followed by a Shooting Star Press for the pinfall win with help from Pat McAfee.
– After the match, Pat McAfee throws an American football into the crowd…
– Sami Zayn knocks on Roman Reigns’ door. The Usos walk out and Sami Zayn congratulates them on their victory at SummerSlam then tells them he just wants to talk to Roman Reigns. He advances but the Usos tell him that it is not possible, they will send him a message later.
– A video of the match between Liv Morgan and Ronda Rousey is released. Michael Cole reminds us that Ronda Rousey is suspended for this week.
If Shinsuke Nakamura wins, he will have an Intercontinental title match next week
Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Ludwig Kaiser (accompanied by Gunther)
At the end of the match, Shinsuke Nakamura does his Kinshasa on Ludwig Kaiser for the pinfall victory.
Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura
– After the match, Gunther gets in the ring to face Shinsuke Nakamura.
– Backstage, Megan Morant asks Kofi Kingston how Xavier Woods is doing. Kingston replies that he is recovering, it will be a while before he returns to SmackDown. But no matter how many times the Viking Raiders take them down, they’ll get back up. Kingston is going to make the Viking Raiders pay for what they did to Xavier Woods last week.
– Behind the scenes, Sami Zayn is once again knocking on Roman Reigns’ door. The Usos come out and tell him they were about to text him. Jimmy Uso offers Sami Zayn to do the job of Paul Heyman who is at his house, to make sure that everything is fine for Roman Reigns tonight. Sami Zayn eventually agrees to do it.
– Kayla Braxton is in the ring and she asks us to welcome Liv Morgan who enters with a scarf on her arm. The crowd reminds her that she tapped. Liv Morgan says this title means everything to her. That’s why she was able to survive several Armbars she tapped out after thinking the ref had finished the pinfall. Sonya Deville walks in and says it’s time for a dose of reality. We all know she shouldn’t be champion. She likes to see her hurt, she’ll win the Gauntlet Match and beat her at Clash at the Castle to take the thing that’s so dear to her.
– Liv Morgan is ringside for the next match.
The winner will face Liv Morgan for the SmackDown Women’s Title at Clash at the Castle
- Sonya Deville defeats Aliyah
- Raquel Rodriguez defeats Sonya Deville
- Raquel Rodriguez defeats Shotzi
- Raquel Rodriguez defeats Xia Li
- Raquel Rodriguez defeats Natalya
- Shayna Baszler defeats Raquel Rodriguez
Winner: Shayna Baszler
– Behind the scenes, Sami Zayn knocks again on Roman Reigns’ door and the Usos come out. Zayn tells them that everything is ready for Roman Reigns but he needs to talk to Roman Reigns. The Usos reply that it won’t happen. Sami Zayn asks them if he is part of the Bloodline. The Usos answer that they remained champions, if Zayn does not do his part, they will make him remove his t-shirt…
Tag Team Match
Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) vs Two local wrestlers
At the end of the match, the Viking Raiders double chokeslam one of their opponents for the pinfall victory.
Winners: Viking Raiders
– After their victory, the Viking Raiders are attacked by Kofi Kingston!
Kofi Kingston vs. Erik (accompanied by Ivar)
At the end of the match, Kofi Kingston rolls up on Erik to win.
Winner: Kofi Kingston
– Michael Cole announces that the tournament to crown new tag team champions will begin next Monday on RAW.
– Next week on SmackDown: Gunther will defend his Intercontinental title belt against Shinsuke Nakamura.
– Roman Reigns enters accompanied by the Usos. Once in the ring, the Undisputed WWE/Universal Champion asks Greenville to recognize him. He says they kept their titles, so now they come to brag about it. Let’s talk about Brock Lesnar first… he hates him too. He respects him, but he hates him. He hates him because he tried to kill Paul Heyman and they don’t know when he’ll be back.
The music of Drew McIntyre sounds and the wrestler arrives on the ramp. He says we’ve heard enough, he doesn’t want to wait for Clash at the Castle! The lights go out… we hear music from Karrion Kross, then Scarlett appears on the stage! Kross attacks Drew McIntyre in the back and Scarlett puts an apron on the ring against Roman Reigns… The show ends like this.
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