WWE SmackDown Indianapolis, Indiana
Commentators are Michael Cole and Wade Barrett.
– Tonight’s WWE SmackDown starts with a video about the match between Roman Reigns and Logan Paul at the Blue Show Crown Jewel, followed by the SmackDown intro and then Pyros! The announcers welcome us and the Usos come out for their tag team title defense. A new day enters and the match begins.
Undisputed Tag Team Championship – Tag Team Match
The Usos (Jimmy & Jey Uso) (c) vs. The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods)
At the end of the match, the Usos put Kofi Kingston in the corner, but the New Day member struggled and pushed them back into the ring. Kingston runs out but the Usos catch him with the 3D for the pinfall win.
Winners: The Usos – Still Champions
– The Usos now have the longest tag team reign in WWE history.
– Backstage, The Usos are happy with Roman Reigns. Reigns is proud of the Usos and says he has to deal with some things now that they’ve done this. He wants Jimmy & Jey by his side in the ring tonight!
– It’s time to start the World Cup! Participants: Mustafa Ali, Shinsuke Nakamura, Ricochet, Braun Strowman, Jinder Mahal, Sami Zayn, Butch and Santos Escobar. The first game starts now.
World Cup First Round – Singles Match
Shinsuke Nakamura- Japan vs. Santos Escobar (with Jelena Vega, Joaquin Wilde & Cruz Del Toro) – Mexico
At the end of the match, Santos Escobar performed a Super Phantom Driver on Shinsuke Nakamura from the top of the third rope, then followed up with the winning pinfall.
Winners: Santos Escobar – Mexico
– A video was released for Veterans Day in the United States.
– Behind the scenes, Megan Morant with LA Knight. He complained about not being in the World Cup. As he speaks, videos of Bray Wyatt appear on the television in the background. Wyatt eventually approaches him and tells him that he understands LA Knight’s anger and rage. People say his rage makes him a monster. For a long time, he claimed he wasn’t proud of what he did, but he didn’t know how true that was. He knows what it takes to earn respect, how far is LA Knight willing to go? The latter replies that it is none of his business and tells him to play with his puppets. Bray Wyatt beats him down and walks away.
The six pack challenge
The winner will face Ronda Rousey for the SmackDown Women’s Title
Liv Morgan vs Raquel Rodriguez vs Shatzi vs Sonya Deville vs Lacey Evans vs Jia Li
At the end of the match, Shotzi did her Never Wake Up on Lacey Evans and got the pinfall for the win.
– Commentators confirm that Ronda Rousey will defend her SmackDown Women’s belt against Shatzi at Survivor Series 2022.
– Behind the scenes, Shotji is happy with his success. Emma arrives and asks if she’s seen Madcop Moss, to which Shotzi replies that she hasn’t. Emma leaves and in comes Shayna Basler who tells her to enjoy being in the spotlight because Ronda Rousey is about to ruin her life. Shatzi says Ronda Rousey has never been in the ring with someone like her. Baszler gets Ronda Rousey to tell her straight up who’s behind her… Emma turns around and Shayna Baszler gives her a submission hold.
– Behind the scenes, Kyla Braxton is with Ricochet, who faces Mustafa Ali next week in the first round of the World Cup. He said he had the chance to face some of the best in the world, but more importantly to get back at him, saying no one knew how talented Ali was. The Imperium appears and Gunther demands to know “what belongs to them”. Ricochet shows off the Intercontinental Title belt. Gunther says he would love to beat him again and he hopes to win.
– At ringside, Jinder Mahal is next to Cut and says WWE’s greatest champion is back. He will win tonight to become the Intercontinental Champion. Braun Strowman’s music cuts it.
World Cup First Round – Singles Match
Braun Strowman- United States vs. Jinder Mahal – India
At the end of the match, Braun Strowman powerbombed Jinder Mahal and won by pinfall.
Winner: Braun Strowman
– Legoda del Fantasma and Hit Row enter for a match between Zelina Vega and B-Fab, but before the match, Viking Raiders and Sarah Logan attack both teams!
– The video of the match between Roman Reigns and Logan Paul at Crown Jewel 2022 has been released.
– Next week: World Cup continues with Mustafa Ali vs Ricochet as well as Butch vs Sami Zain / Shatzi vs Shayna Bassler
– Roman Reigns enters with The Usos, Solo Sikova and Paul Heyman. The Tribal leader Asks Indianapolis to figure it out. Paul Heyman takes the microphone, he tells us about the greatest sports rivalry and the Usos and New Day are not the greatest sports rivalry because the New Day can’t compare to the Usos. Roman Reigns speaks again and says being his cousin isn’t easy. Everyone recognized him. He never thought he could do this… Roman Reigns wants to address the Usos but Butch and Ridge Holland come to the scene and say it’s fight night, Sheamus is back!
Sheamus has mic issues and Roman Reigns is ignored. Brawling Brutes enter the ring and a fight ensues. Drew McIntyre also entered the ring To help the Brawling Brutes! The show ends with a fight.
Photo credit: WWE
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