Throwback SmackDown kicked off with the return of Jimmy Usos, the chaos and high-stakes WrestleMania Backlash reservation.
Still enjoying Daniel Brian’s absence from last week’s SmackDown, universal champion Roman Raines once again welcomed his cousin Jimmy Uso to the show as the leader of “Yes!” “Replacement” of movement.
When Seth Rollins jumped on the emerging Cesaro from behind and the two superstars began to fight ahead of the highly anticipated rematch at WrestleMania, legendary general manager Theodore Long appeared on stage as part of the Throwback SmackDown! With the power given to him by WWE official Adam Pierce, Teddy has revealed that if Cesaro defeats SmackDown Savior tonight, he will be eligible to challenge Roman Realm at WrestleMania Backlash. Moments later, the Head of the Table attacked Swiss Superman from behind and opened the door for Rollins to hurl him into the steel staircase.
Cesaro def. Seth Rollins Will Earn The Right To Fight World Champion Roman Reigning At WrestleMania Backlash
In a subsequent match between Cesaro and Rollins, Rollins made it clear that he did not need Jay Uso’s help. However, when he pushed Jay to the ground, Jimmy Uso hit the Architect with a superkick and paved the way for Swiss Superman to hit the Neutralizer and earn the right to challenge Roman Realm at WrestleMania Backlash.
Carmella def. Ruby riott
The Untouchable won an impressive victory over Ruby Riott, forcing The Riott Squad Superstar to use the Code of Silence from nowhere.
Women’s SmackDown Champion Bianca Belair and Bailey get into a fight
Bailey tried to belittle the female SmackDown champion Bianca Belair by including her on a list of female WWE champions who, in her opinion, were “not on Bailey’s level.” This sparked a war of words between opponents of WrestleMania Backlash, which soon became unstable. After Bailey grabbed Belair’s ear, she delivered a brutal blow that sent a message to The EST of WWE.
Dominic Mysterio, def. Dolph Ziggler
Although SmackDown Tag Team champion Dolph Ziggler had to fight Rey Mysterio, The Showoff spurred on Dominic until the younger Mysterio took his father’s place and overpowered him with a quick victory.
Tamina def. Reginald by disqualification
After defeating Nia Jax last week, Tamina found herself in a match against the acrobatic sommelier Reginald, who wanted to defend the honor of the champions of the women’s WWE team. However, once Tamina hit Superkik on Reginald and looked ready to hit Splash from the top rope, Force Majeure and the Queen of Spades attacked Tamina to end the match. After that, they launched a brutal attack on Tamina and Natalia.
King Corbyn, Apollo Crews Intercontinental Champion, Sami Zane, Otis & Chad Gable Win 10-Man Team Match
With bodies all over the place in a colossal 10-man team match orchestrated by legendary SmackDown general manager Teddy Long, Shinsuke Nakamura failed to grasp that King Corbin had been honored in the competition, opening the door for the brutal monarch to claim victory. his team.
Jimmy Uso’s reluctance to accept Roman rule set the stage for Cesaro’s attack
In the final moments of SmackDown, Jimmy stepped into the ring out of love for his brother Jay, but turned his back on University Champion Roman Raines, who demanded that he recognize him. As Jay approached his brother, trying to convince him, Cesaro suddenly appeared from behind Raines and removed the Head of the Table. Although Jimmy reluctantly returned to the ring to help Jay, both Uso ended up on the canvas and Raines was thrown by a neutralizer from his rival WrestleMania Backlash.