Friday Night SmackDown Champions Parade Turns to Chaos
To celebrate the announcement that WWE is returning to live events, WWE Spokesperson Sonia Deville unveiled the SmackDown Champions Parade Friday night featuring WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Natalia and Tamina, new SmackDown Tag Tag Champions Rey and Dominic Mysterio, Intercontinental Champion Apollo. Bianca Belair, Crews and SmackDown Women’s Champion.
Paul Hayman then appeared in place of Roman Raines University Champion and told the WWE Universe that the Tribal Chief would not appear next to the “title holders” because he was instead “the outstanding champion of all sports entertainment.”
After the Reigns Special Council left, Bailey interrupted the celebration to insult several title holders, most notably The EST of WWE. This caused chaos, which allowed Role Model, Nia Jax and Shayna Bazler to use the number game to leave Belair, Natalia and Tamina.
Nia Jax, Shaina Basler and Bailey def. SmackDown Women’s Champion Bianca Belair and WWE Women’s Team Champions Natalia and Tamina
In an impromptu team match involving six women, Bailey grabbed Bianca Belair out of the ring and punched Bailey to the floor. This distraction allowed Shaina Bazler to block Kirifoud’s Clutch and force Natalia to knock.
Shinsuke Nakamura def. King Corbin
As he prepared to take revenge on Shinsuke Nakamura in a face-to-face battle for stealing his crown last week, King Corbin was suddenly interrupted by new superstar Rick Bugs, who had previously played the lead song for the release of King of Strong Style. …
When it looked like Corbyn might defeat Nakamura, Bugs distracted the ruthless monarch by playing the Artist theme again on the notice board and paving the way for the Strong Style King to take the victory with a small package.
Cesaro challenged Roman Reigns to a rematch for the world title
Although universal champion Roman Reigns mocked Cesaro after defeating his rival at WrestleMania Backlash, the injured Swiss Superman soon showed up to challenge the Head of the Table for a rematch. However, before the Swiss Superman could get a response, Seth Rollins appeared out of nowhere and launched another brutal, unforgiving attack on Cesaro.
Dominic Mysterio, def. Robert Rood
Five days after Rey Mysterio and Dominic Mysterio made history by winning the SmackDown Tag titles as father and son at the WrestleMania Backlash, Dominic defeated Robert Rod with a 619 / Splash from the top rope.
Apollo Crews def. Kevin Owens, Big E and Sami Zane in a fatal four-way intercontinental championship match
After weeks of defending his title against a host of competitors, the Apollo Crews intercontinental champion faced Big E, Kevin Owens and Sami Zane in a fateful four-way championship match in a melee filled with stunning moments from all four superstars.
Although the imposing commander Aziz was neutralized by Big And in the final moments of general openness, Alistair Black suddenly emerged from the darkness. With the crews holding the Big E by the leg, Black delivered a stunning Black Mass to the Center of Positiveness, allowing the crews to hold onto Big E and retain his Intercontinental title.