WWE Smackdown – Live Coverage and Results

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Smackdown Results:

Sasha Banks and Bayley start Smackdown and Bayley talks about how she will beat Bayley again. Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss are next and Nikki talks about how she is focused and will beat Bayley and become champion. Big E then appears and talks about how Woods and Kofi are not there and how he will beat the Miz tonight. The Miz and John Morrison are next and Miz laughs at Big E being a singles competitor and they talk about how the Miz will win. Lacey Evans then appears and she says she will give Naomi what she deserves. Naomi is next and says that Lacey will feel the glow. Gran Metalik is next and he speaks in Spanish about how he will beat AJ Styles. AJ Styles then appears and says that Metalik is impressive but he will not be able to dethrone him and take the Intercontinental Title from him.

Firefly Fun House is played and Bray Wyatt shows up saying he was looking for Braun Strowman. He says he couldn’t find him in the swamp and some highlights from the Swamp Fight are quickly played. Bray says he didn’t want to hurt him, he wanted to help him. Bray then says the Fiend wants something that Braun has, the Universal Championship, and that until he gets what he wants that nobody is safe. Bray says to “Let me in” and waves bye to everybody.

AJ Styles def. Gran Metalik to retain the Intercontinental Championship. Styles attacks Lince Dorado after the match and hits him with the Styles Clash.

Shorty G is backstage and King Corbin walks up behind him. Corbin tells him how it must suck for him to be watching the match and not being in the match against AJ Styles. Shorty G questions why Corbin is being friendly with him and Corbin starts talking about how Matt Riddle is taking opportunities away from people like him. Shorty G says that Corbin wants him to take him out and he isn’t wanting it. Corbin then appeals to him about why it could be good for him and walks off. Shorty G is left looking like he is contemplating Corbin’s offer.

A recap of the Bar Fight between Jeff Hardy and Sheamus is played.

Jeff Hardy makes his way out to the ring and he talks about his feud with Sheamus. He says that beating Sheamus in the Bar Fight proves he is on the right path in live. He talks about being an alcoholic, a father, a husband, and a WWE superstar. Jeff talks about not wanting to let his family or friends down and he is grateful to be alive and well. King Corbin then interrupts and dismisses Jeff talking about his sobriety. Corbin keeps talking about Jeff and how he is disgusted that he has to face Drew Gulak tonight. Jeff then says that Corbin is the problem and not Matt Riddle or Drew Gulak. Corbin then says he is disappointed in Jeff and doesn’t even want to consider offering the king’s ransom to him. He makes fun of his sobriety some more and is attacked from behind by Drew Gulak as Smackdown goes to commercial.

King Corbin def. Drew Gulak. Matt Riddle attacks Corbin after the match. Shorty G comes in and hits Riddle with a roll through German Suplex and walks off with Corbin as Riddle stares them down in the ring.

Big E def. The Miz

Cesaro and Shinsuke Nakamura are backstage and are celebrating being tag champions. Lucha House Party then show up and say they want a title match. Cesaro and Nakamura make fun of them and dismiss them as challengers. Lince Dorado is held back by Gran Metalik and they leave the room and Cesaro and Nakamura continue to taunt them.

Sheamus is backstage and he talks about the Bar Fight with Jeff Hardy. He says he unknowingly gave Jeff the advantage by having it at a bar. Sheamus continues to talk about how he was at a disadvantage because Jeff is an alcoholic and he was in his element. Sheamus then says he is no longer worrying about Jeff and that the Smackdown locker room is on notice because he is going to be everybody’s problem now.

Naomi def. Lacey Evans

Mandy Rose and Otis are backstage and Mandy talks about how they haven’t had a proper date in a while. Mandy says she booked a reservation at Otis’ favorite BBQ restaurant and they will be in a backroom. She tells Otis he could eat as much as he wants and they leave in separate directions to get ready. Sonya Deville is then seen lurking in the background.

Mandy Rose is getting ready backstage for her date with Otis and she is attacked by Sonya Deville. Sonya grabs a pair of scissors and starts cutting Mandy’s hair and the kicks her into the chair she was sitting in. Sonya grabs hair clippers but is stopped by referees and Adam Pearce before she can use it on Mandy.

They then throw is back to Kayla Braxton and she says that Mandy is being tended to by referees, medical staff and Otis and Tucker. The Miz and John Morrison then show up and talk about what just happened. They then trade hair puns in making fun of Mandy and they are chased off by Tucker.

Bayley def. Nikki Cross to retain the Smackdown Women’s Championship. Alexa Bliss tries to console Nikki after the match but Nikki shoves her to the mat and leaves. The lights then go down and the Fiend appears in the ring. He circles Alexa and eventually goes down on one knee by her. He then puts Alexa in the Mandible Claw as Smackdown comes to a close.