Smackdown Live! (8/21/18)

Smackdown Results:

Miz comes out with Maryse and announces he is “retired” from wrestling Daniel Bryan. Bryan comes out and they trade jabs. Maryse insults Brie Bella and she comes out and attacks Miz. Bryan announces that it will be Miz and Maryse vs himself and Brie Bella at Hell in a Cell.

Randy Orton defeats Jeff Hardy by DQ. Post-match, Hardy attacks Orton and leads him to the production area where he hits Orton with a Swanton Bomb through a table.

Peyton Royce defeats Naomi

Becky Lynch comes out to explain why she attacked Charlotte after the match at Summerslam. She says is was supposed to be her moment and not Charlotte’s. Charlotte comes out and a brawl ensues. Referees come down to break it up but to no avail so Paige sends out the women’s locker room to separate Becky and Charlotte.

Lana & Rusev defeat Andrade “Cien” Almas & Zelina Vega

Renee Young is at the side of the ramp and introduces AJ Styles so he can explain his actions at Summerslam. AJ explains how Joe’s words got the better of him. AJ goes to say what his latest promise is but is attacked by Samoa Joe from behind. Samoa Joe would lock in the Coquina Clutch and put Styles to sleep. Joe grabbed a mic and pulled the cameraman in close to taunt Styles’ family once again.

New Day defeat Bludgeon Bros to become the NEW Smackdown Live Tag Team Champions

 

Will Becky Lynch Jump to It?

Can Lana Love the Hurt Away for Rusev?

Does Naomi Rock a Lott?

Will Byron Saxton experience A Deeper Love?

Does Paige Feel Like a Natural Woman?

None of these questions will be answered by Aretha Franklin or by tonight’s episode of “Smackdown Live!”