Smackdown TV report for 12/23/2022

Arena: Allstate Arena
City: Rosemont, IL

Roman Reigns and the Bloodline are out to the ring first. Paul Heyman promotes tonight’s tag team title match and next week’s matches. Roman says he is gonna whoop Owens next week because that is what he does. Sami says he should be on top of the world because after all these years he finally found somewhere to belong…a family…but he can’t get rid of Kevin Owens.

The Usos VS. Hit Row for the WWE Undisputed Tag Team Championship

The Usos hit One D on Top Dollar to retain.

Winners and Still WWE Undisputed Tag Team Champions: The Usos

Kayla interviews Kaiser and Vinci from Imperium

Gauntlet Match

The winner of this match becomes the number one contender for Ronda Rousey’s Smackdown Women’s title. It starts with Emma VS. Xia Li and Li advances after pinning Emma. The returning Tegan Nox is out next and Li takes her out too. Li’s momentum is stopped when Raquel Rodriguez comes out next and pins her. Former Smackdown Women’s champion Liv Morgan is out next and Raquel takes her out too. Sonya Deville tries her luck but comes up short as the last person in the match, Shayna Baszler comes out. Raquel rolls Shayna up for the win.

Winner: Raquel Rodriguez

Recap of the LA Knight/Bray Wyatt/Uncle Howdy issues are shown.

Bray Wyatt is in the ring next. Bray explains that he is trying to be the realest as he can be and LA Knight owes him an apology. As Bray starts to talk about Uncle Howdy, he says he lost his train of thought and goes down to one knee and then he attacks a camera man.

Rey Mysterio VS. Angel Garza

Scarlett and Karrion Kross are looking on this match. Garza goes for 619 but Mysterio countered and hit 619 on Garza then a springboard DDT for the win.

Winner: Rey Mysterio

Ludwig Kaiser & Giovanni Vinci VS. Braun Strowman & Ricochet in a Miracle on 34th street fight

The New Day, dressed as toy soldiers show up, and kick Kaiser and Vinci in the gut and Strowman does his train run around the ring. He then finds Ricochet lying on the ground and goes and finds mistletoe and has the ring announcer Samantha (Ricochet’s real-life girlfriend) give Ricochet a kiss and revives him and as Strowman puts Vinci through a table. At ringside, Ricochet hits a recoil on Kaiser in the ring and Strowman comes in and gives him a power slam and helps Ricochet up to his shoulders and Ricochet splashes Kaiser off Braun and pins him.

Winners: Braun Strowman and Ricochet

Joe Adams
Joe Adams
Born, raised, and living in Pennsylvania, Joe has been a wrestling fan since the early 80's. He also likes the NFL, playing Madden Football on consoles, and camping. He is a proud father of four kids.

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