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Patience is what parents have when there are witnesses.
Smackdown Live Results:
The Undertaker comes out to kick off Smackdown Live. Undertaker starts to talk about how MSG is his home and how it has created legends of wrestling. He continues to talk about legends and who can be the future and is interrupted by Sami Zayn. Sami starts to talk up the Undertaker and his lengthy career. Sami talks about how Undertaker should leave and how the future is here and now with Sami Zayn. Sami tells Undertaker to leave because WWE is in good hands with him as the future. Undertaker starts to leave but comes back in and gives Sami a chokeslam.
Shane McMahon is in his office and Chad Gable walks in to find out what will happen with Elias being out for the KOTR. Shane lets him know that he will compete in a match tonight and will not receive a bye into the finals.
The Miz def. Andrade. After the match, Shinsuke Nakamura attacks Miz and hits him with the Kinshasa
Shane is in the locker room looking for Chad Gable so he can inform him of his opponent for tonight. Shane tells Gable that he will face him in the KOTR tournament tonight.
Nikki Cross def. Mandy Rose
Bayley is in her locker room when Ember Moon walks in. Ember says that Bayley has changed because of Sasha and Bayley says she is the same Bayley. Ember keeps questioning her motive and talks about a match with Bayley tonight.
Heavy Machinery def. local talent
Shane McMahon is in his office and Kevin Owens walks in. Shane tells Owens that he is reconsidering his fine and gives him a referee shirt. He tells Owens that he will be the referee for his match with Gable and to referee “correctly” and his fine will disappear.
Erick Rowan comes out to talk about why he has done what he has done. He says that nobody sees him for what he is and only as someone’s backup. Roman Reigns comes out and the two brawl with each other. Rowan grabs a “fan” from the crowd and powerbombs him into Roman, security, referees and backstage staff. They continue to brawl onto the stage and Rowan grabs a camera and hits Roman with it.
Bayley def. Ember Moon
Kofi Kingston comes out and talks about the attack he did on Randy Orton back in 2009 in MSG. Randy Orton then comes out in the crowd and says that attack meant nothing because he didn’t accomplish what he did in the time since then. Kofi goes after Orton but Orton hits him with a steel chair. Orton then tries to hit Kofi with the draping DDT but Kofi fights him off and gets the chair. They continue to fight and Kofi sets up Orton on a table and hits the boom drop on him.
Chad Gable def. Shane McMahon. Shane then says it will be a 2-out-of-3 falls match.
Chad Gable def. Shane McMahon in a 2/3 Falls match to advance to the finals of the King of the Ring tournament. Shane attacks Owens after the match and gets on the mic and fires Owens.