Smackdown Live! (4/23/19)


Smackdown Results:

Shane McMahon makes his way out to the ring to start Smackdown and says he is there to talk about what Roman Reigns did to his father last week. He calls Roman’s acts disgusting and that he should not have done that and will reap the consequences. He starts listing the possible punishments and calls out Roman to the ring. Roman then makes his way out to the ring and he and Shane have a stand off. Elias comes down and tries to attack Roman but Roman strikes him first. Shane then attacks Roman from behind and he and Elias gang up on Roman and Elias hits the Drift Away on Roman.

Kofi Kingston is interviewed in the back by Kayla Braxton and he talks about his match with Shinsuke Nakamura later tonight. Kofi talks about his title win and Xavier Woods comes in and joins him and the Kevin Owens joins him as well. Owens does the “New Day Rocks” and they all join in on it.

Finn Balor def. Andrade

Elias is in the backstage area and sings a song that ends with a challenge to Roman Reigns for a match at Money in the Bank. Shane comes out from nowhere and tells him that is a good idea and they hop into a limo and leave the arena.

Kairi Sane def. Peyton Royce

Jinder Mahal vs Chad Gable doesn’t take place as Lars Sullivan attacks Gable and the Singh Bros prior to the match starting. R-Truth then comes down to try and gain some revenge on Lars but Lars is able to fend him off.

Kayla Braxton interviews Roman Reigns and Roman says that he accepts Elias’ challenge for Money in the Bank.

Charlotte Flair comes out to the ring for her face-to-face with Becky Lynch and talks about how she wasn’t pinned or submitted at Wrestlemania. Becky Lynch then comes down and says that Charlotte lost and that there isn’t anything that Charlotte can do about it. Charlotte says that she is in Becky’s head but Becky retorts about Charlotte being on a losing streak. Becky says that Charlotte needs to get in the back of the line and make room for other contenders. Bayley then comes out and says that Becky has never beaten her. Charlotte tells her to get to the back of the line and Bayley then challenges her to a match right now.

Charlotte Flair def. Bayley

Kofi Kingston def. Shinsuke Nakamura by DQ when Rusev attacks Kofi. Xavier Woods and Kevin Owens come into the ring for the save. Owens then hits Kofi with a superkick and attacks him. Owens sets up Kofi for a powerbomb on the apron but Woods makes the save. Owens then hits Woods with the powerbomb on the apron as Smackdown comes to a close.