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[I wonder] what Captain Hook’s name was before he lost his hand
Smackdown opens with Miz TV and he says he has to follow a script this time. He introduces Shane McMahon, Drew McIntyre and Elias as his guests. Miz has a back and forth with all three men and it leads to Miz challenging Shane to another match. Shane says if he can beat Elias and McIntyre, he will give him his match.
The Miz def. Elias
Drew McIntyre def. The Miz. Shane grants Miz another match and it will happen right now.
Shane McMahon def. The Miz
Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville approach Ember Moon, taunting her for reading books and suggesting she reads Mandy’s new Muscle & Fitness Hers magazine. They have words and Deville bullies Moon some, apparently ahead of a match later on. Moon throws a fit and screams after Deville and Rose walk off.
The New Daniel Bryan and Rowan come out and say they are facing the YOLO County tag champs in a unification match. Heavy Machinery then come out and challenge Bryan and Rowan to a match. Bryan tells them they can face the YOLO champs instead.
Heavy Machinery def. local talent
Sonya Deville def. Carmella
Alexa Bliss is backstage with Nikki Cross and she continues her manipulation of her and says that Bayley has been liking mean things that are being said about Nikki on social media. Alexa tells Nikki she got her a match for later against Bayley.
The New Day come out and talk about how Big E is back for good this time. They continue to talk about that and Kofi’s win over Dolph Ziggler when Dolph interrupts. He says Kofi only won due to help from Xavier Woods. Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn then come out to talk trash to New Day. New Day retort and end with the crowd chanting “New Day Rocks!”.
Kayla Braxton interviews Bayley backstage about the allegations that Alexa brought up about her and she shrugs them off. She says that she will beat Nikki Cross and heads out to the ring.
Bayley def. Nikki Cross
We go backstage to production cases being loaded onto a truck. Jinder Mahal has a referee and he’s trying to find the case that has R-Truth locked in it. Jinder is told that the cases are being loaded up for delivery to next Monday’s RAW in Los Angeles. We hear Truth screaming inside a case as it’s loaded up. Carmella appears and she’s also looking for Truth. Carmella is worried. Tom plays up the seriousness of the situation and says Truth is being shipped to RAW.
Kayla Braxton is backstage with Apollo. She brings up how Apollo was supposed to have a match against Andrade recently but it didn’t happen. We see what happened with Andrade and WWE Intercontinental Champion Finn Balor that night. Apollo says maybe Andrade was trying to send a message to Balor but he’s not here as an afterthought and the next opportunity that he gets will… Zelina Vega appears and has words for Apollo. She warns Apollo not to provoke Andrade because if he does, Andrade will make sure he never has another match. Vega walks off. We see Chad Gable standing off to the side taking notes on his pad.
The New Day def. Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn & Dolph Ziggler