The episode of WWE SmackDown came to an end and it turned out to be quite a bang. Universal Champion Roman Reigns made a comeback and there was also a lot to see in the episodes of Blue Brand. Let’s take a look at what happened on WWE SmackDown this week:
WWE SmackDown started by Roman Reigns
Universal Champion Roman Reigns and his cousin The Usos started SmackDown. Roman Reigns said that he was on leave last week and because of his absence, the week has not been good for many people.
Reigns said it hasn’t been a good week for Lesnar as well and asked The Usos how they were going to fix their loss against the New Day last week. Meanwhile, the New Day entered and they even made fun of his gimmick with Roman Reigns.
Woods challenges Jimmy Uso that if Jimmy loses, he will have to bend in front of him and if he loses, he will bend in front of the Tribal Chief. Roman Reigns accepted this challenge.
Naomi vs Shayna Baszler in SmackDown
Last week too, there was a match between Shayna Baszler and Naomi, whose ending was quite controversial. This week once again there was a fight between the two superstars.
Naomi took control at the start, but soon after, Shayna Baszler returned and when she went to deliver the Kirifuda clutch, Naomi rolled up to win the match.
However, Sonya Deville came in and restarted the match and Shayna Baszler won the match via submission, clutching Naomi in a Kirifuda clutch.
Shotzy Blackheart was interviewed, in which he was asked about his action last week. He said that it is enough now. She has lost her chances for the title and has also lost her partner after appearing on SmackDown. Along with this, due to Banks, he also had to lose the biggest match of his career. Schottie made it clear that now the banks are his target and for this he does not even need a tank anymore.
Drew McIntyre vs Ricochet in SmackDown
Drew McIntyre gave the Open Challenge this week as well and it was accepted by Ricochet. McIntyre dominated Ricochet from the very beginning and also made several tremendous moves.
Meanwhile, backstage Ali was watching this match very carefully. When McIntyre was on the top rope, Ricochet returned to the match with a dropkick. Ricochet hit a superkick, but McIntyre eventually won the match by pinning Ricochet with a Claymore Kick.
Happy Corbin and Madcap Moss were the first to bring up the Happy Top segment and guest Viking Raiders. Corbin and Moss make fun of their guest. Meanwhile, a small brawl took place and the match was booked between the two teams.
This tag team match between the two teams did not last long and Viking Raiders dominated most of the time. At the end of the match, when the Viking Raiders were about to deliver their finisher, Corbin and Madcap Moss left. Viking Raiders won the match via count out.
Sami Zayn entered and showed Hit Row how to enter. He said that even Hit Row under him can do it well. Hit Row also made fun of Sami Zayn’s entrance while entering. Sami Zayn thought it right to go backstage from here.
King Woods vs Jimmy Uso in SmackDown
In the main event of WWE SmackDown, there was a tremendous match between King Woods and Jimmy Uso. Jay Uso must have come with his brother, but Roman Reigns did not come out. Woods and Jimmy Uso kept everyone entertained by using great moves against each other.
Kofi and Jay also supported their partner well. Jay Uso distracts Woods and Jimmy delivers a brilliant move from the top to Woods. Woods kept himself in the match while kicking out. Jimmy Uso missed his move on two occasions, but still came close to winning via rollup.
Je Uso tried to help his brother, but the referee noticed it. Woods later won the match, pinning Jimmy Uso. After the match, Jimmy Uso went to the knee bend as per the condition, but Reigns came and gave Woods a Superman Punch.
The New Day could not survive the numbers attack. Reigns also gave a spear to Kofi Kingston. Roman Reigns and The Usos put together Kofi Kingston and Woods.