Arena: Gainbridge Fieldhouse
City: Indianapolis, IN
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Smackdown kicks off with highlights from Crown Jewel and Roman Reigns’ win.
The Usos VS. The New Day for the WWE Undisputed Tag Team Championship and the longest title holder streak.
Great match both teams giving it their all, multiple long 2 counts on both teams. The end came after back-to-back midnight hour by the New Day, Jey saves the 3 count the two teams get to their feet and square off again. Jey and Woods continue their battle outside the ring and Jey superkicks Woods twice to send Woods over to the timekeeper’s area. As Kofi climbs the ropes, Jey slides in the ring and the Usos hit 1D for win.
Winners and Still WWE Undisputed Tag Team Champions: The Usos.
By winning the match the Usos will become the longest reigning tag team champions in history come this Monday night.
After the break, the Usos walk into Reigns’ locker room, and they are celebrating, and Reigns said this is what being the best feels like and now that this is done. It’s time for him to handle some business and wants them all by his side in the ring later tonight.
They announce the inaugural Smackdown World Cup tournament with the winner getting a shot at Gunther and the Intercontinental Championship.
Shinsuke Nakamura VS. Santos Escobar in a first round match for the Smackdown World Cup
Escobar was able to hit the phantom driver off the top rope after some outside interference.
Winner: Santos Escobar
L.A. Knight was being interviewed backstage and the TV behind him started Bray Wyatt‘s logo, then Bray Wyatt came out and asked to be friends with Knight and it ended with Bray headbutting Knight and disappearing.
Six Pack Challenge to determine who will face Ronda Rousey for the Smackdown Women’s Championship is next.
Liv Morgan VS. Sonya Deville VS. Shotzi VS. Xia Li VS. Lacey Evans VS. Raquel Rodriguez
With the other 4 ladies out at ringside, Shotzi hits the never wake up on Evans for the win.
In the back, Emma runs into Shotzi and congratulated her on her win and asked where Madcap is. Shayna Baszler comes up and says Ronda is going to give Shotzi a beating of a lifetime. Shotzi says she belongs here, and she is going to show Ronda. Shayna tells her to tell Ronda to her face and spins her around and Ronda is standing there and Shayna locks Shotzi in a chokehold and choked Shotzi out. Ronda and Shayna laugh as they walk away.
Ricochet is interviewed about his World Cup opponent Mustafa Ali. Gunther comes in and asks Ricochet if he had enough last time and he wants Ricochet to fight hard to win the cup so he can beat him again.
Jinder Mahal is standing by the World Cup. Mahal says he is back and tonight he begins his ascent to winning the World Cup and then becoming the Intercontinental Champion and no man can stop him. Braun Strowman’s music hits and comes out for the next first round match.
Jinder Mahal VS. Braun Strowman in a first round match for the Smackdown World Cup
Strowman with the powerbomb for the win.
Winner: Braun Strowman
Hit Row is in the ring and the Viking Raiders entrance music starts to play and Sarah Logan comes out and the Raiders come out and take out Hit Row. Logan takes out B-Fab too.
The Bloodline are now in the ring without Sami Zayn. Roman says its not easy being his cousin and he never thought this moment would come but Jimmy and Jey…. and The Brawling Brutes interrupt and say its fight night and they brought backup and Sheamus came to the ramp.
The Brutes jump in the ring, and they begin fighting with the Bloodline but there are 4 of the Bloodline and only 3 of the Brutes but as the Bloodline started getting the upper hand Drew McIntyre comes to the ring.
The fight continued as Smackdown goes off the air.