Seth Rollins pushed Edge into a dark place
After Seth Rollins made it clear that he would not hesitate to hit the WWE Hall of Fame’s neck on the carpet at SummerSlam and put it on the shelf forever, Edge returned to admit that Rollins is a threat to his lifestyle and, in fact, what kind of father he is. it should be.
The Edge argued that he must crush Rollins and humiliate him, and that Rollins pushed him into a dark place, a place in his heart where blood flows black. With a grim look, Edge promised to burn Rollins to the ground.
Jay Uso def. Rey Mysterio
The legendary Luchador fought Jay Uso, and the officer caught Dominic trying to give his father’s hairpin some extra leverage and kicked him out. When a frustrated Rey was busy talking to his son outside the ring, Jay attacked and threw him onto the ring steps before stabbing Uso for victory.
Baron Corbin def. Kevin Owens on suspension
After stealing the Money in the Bank contract from Big E, Baron Corbin fought Kevin Owens last week. However, when Big E showed up to reclaim his property and was disqualified, Corbyn waited for the Positivity Force’s Spin to turn its back and first pushed him against the shoulder of the ring strut. This allowed Corbin to take his valuable portfolio again and escape.
Shotzi & Nox def. Natalia and Tamina in the Championship Candidates Match
Shotzi & Nox continued to conquer SmackDown, defeating the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship in a Challenger Match. After Knox pulled Tamina out of the attraction, Shotzi dodged the Sniper and rolled Natalia off!
Seth Rollins was covered in a terrible substance
When Seth Rollins showed up to laugh at his SummerSlam opponent and explain why Edge was unable to defeat him in their upcoming match, Seer Drip suddenly faced Edge’s fire of darkness as the music of Edge’s former dark faction, Brod, played across the arena. When Edge showed up on TitanTron to warn his opponent that he would never see him approach, Rollins was suddenly plunged into Broodbath, a throwback to the dark days of the R-rated Superstar past.
Otis def. Montes Ford
Despite winning The Street Profits over Alpha Academy last week, Otis defeated Ford by jumping out of the second pitch, robbing Ford of ransom after he was hospitalized with broken ribs.
King Nakamura and Rick Bugs def. Apollo Crews and Commander Aziz
Recently crowned intercontinental champion King Nakamura has teamed up with Rick Bugs to defeat former Apollo Crews title holders and Commander Aziz. After Nakamura knocked Aziz off his apron, Bugs hit the teams with the pump handle to keep the former Intercontinental Champion in his first match at SmackDown!
Bianca Belair def. Carmella; Bianca Belair def. Zelena Vega
Following a brutal assault by Sasha Banks, Carmella and Zelena Vega last week, SmackDown women’s champion Bianca Belair defeated Carmella and then Vega, hitting in a row KOD. With her duel victories, Belair made it clear that she was ready for the Boss at SummerSlam.
John Cena Delivers Message to Universal Champion Roman Raines
Twenty-four hours before their landmark SummerSlam bout, universal champion Roman Reigns and 16-time world champion John Cena faced off for the last time.
In the midst of the war of words, the irate table head unexpectedly made a stunning announcement that he would retire from WWE unless he retired from SummerSlam as the universal champion.
When Raines extended his hand, Cena shook it. With this, Raines took The Cenation Leader to attack, but Cena turned the table over and put a pseudonym on Reigns to send a strong message to the titleholder heading for SummerSlam.
While Raines has definitely upped the ante for the iconic match, the WWE universe is now wondering if Raines will live up to his word if he loses to Cina on Saturday night.