Jimmy Uso shot at Roman Reigns
Jimmy Uso opened SmackDown with a harsh message for the Head of the Table after imposing his will on the SmackDown Tag title match last week.
Kevin Owens and Big E def. Sami Zane and the Apollo Crews
Kevin Owens was ready to fight right after the first bell, as the knockout targeted the Apollo Crews and Sami Zane early in the aftermath of last week’s attacks. The chaotic picture of the Intercontinental Championship was fully demonstrated when Big E’s clotheslines of the rope crews tuned Owens to the Stunner on Zane to ensure victory. After the match, Crews challenged the winners to face off in the ring next week, but this time with Commander Aziz in his corner.
Liv Morgan, def. Carmella
Liv Morgan was forced to pay the price for her defeat last week, but Carmella was ready right away, dropping her opponent’s attack straight onto the announcement table. When the self-proclaimed “Most Beautiful Woman in the WWE” relaxed her guard, Morgan threw herself into battle and landed Oblivion to claim a massive victory.
Cesaro and Bianca Belair interrupted “Ding Dong, hello!”
Seth Rollins joined Bailey in “Ding Dong, Hello!” how the duo laughed at their rivals. Their fun quickly ended when Cesaro rang the doorbell and ripped off Rollins’ IV drip, destroying the set in the process.
Montes Ford def. Chad Gable on suspension
After canceling a meeting with the tag team earlier that night, Chad Gable hailed a match with Montes Ford when Dawkins and Otis agreed to stay out of the ring. Gable seemed to have an answer every time Ford tried to start his crime. Then attention turned away from the ring when Otis destroyed Angelo Dawkins backstage and then launched a rampant attack on Ford that left the high-ranking player in pain.
Shinsuke Nakamura def. King Corbin
Rick Bugs played sweet music to bring Shinsuke Nakamura to the beat, but King Corbin was driven by anger and the hunt for his “rightful” crown. The king of strong style continued to confuse his opponent with a quick victory as he and Bugs took the crown in the center of the ring after the bout.
Roman Reigns fell out with Rey and Dominic Mysterio
After a brutal attack on his son last week, Rey Mysterio showed up with a message for the Roman Reigns and challenged him to meet him inside Hell in a cell. Before the Universal Champion could finish his answer, chaos ensued when The Ultimate Underdog and Dominic Mysterio raised the ante with kendo.