WWE Friday Night time Smackdown
Could thirteenth, 2022
Mohegan Solar Area at Casey Plaza
Welcome to our stay protection of WWE Friday Night time SmackDown, which is emanating from the Mohegan Solar Area at Casey Plaza in wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Which may also function the fallout from Wrestlemania Backlash. Introduced for tonight’s present, Sasha Banks and Naomi will defend their ladies’s tag staff championship towards Shayna Baszler and Natalya, Kofi Kingston will battle Butch, we are going to hear from the brand new Smackdown ladies’s champion, Ronda Rousey, and RK-Bro introduced Monday evening on Uncooked that they’d present up on Smackdown tonight!
– Smackdown begins with a video packahe highlighting the match between The Bloodline, Drew McIntyre, and RK-Bro from Wrestlemania Backlash.
– Smackdown formally begins off with RK-Bro, Randy Orton welcomes us to Friday Night time SmackDown! Orton says that him and Riddle are very excited to be right here tonight however they’re sick and bored with the chase, Orton says that its apparent that the Usos can’t make any choices of their very own, Riddle then apologizes to Orton for shedding at Wrestlemania Backlash, Riddle says that each time the Usos can’t deal with enterprise, Reigns is available in and does it for them. Orton then calls out Roman Reigns however Sami Zayn comes out as a substitute. Zayn calls himself the locker room chief and that he speaks for the Bloodline, The WWE universe, and the individuals within the again, Zayn says that nobody desires to see the tag staff title unification match, Zayn means that RK-Bro return to Uncooked and don’t come again, Riddle says that he’s going to start out calling Zayn “rusty” as a result of his hair appears to be like like rust. Zayn says that he would care for Shinsuke Nakamura final week and he did, Orton asks Sami is he’s the shotcaller within the bloodline, Orton means that its him vs Sami Zayn tonight, and if Orton wins they get their tag title unification match, Zayn agrees however walks up the ramp and says that he can do it subsequent week after speaking to some individuals backstage, Adam Pearce comes out and makes Sami Zayn vs Riddle for tonight, and the match will begin subsequent!
Match 1: Sami Zayn vs Riddle
– The match begins with Riddle backing Zayn into the nook, Zayn then locks in a headlock on Riddle, adopted by a shoulder block, Riddle goes for a triangle choke however Sami is rapidly capable of get to the ropes and roll to the skin, Riddle then lands a dropkick by way of the ropes to Zayn, sending him into the barricade, Zayn then chokes Riddle towards the second rope, utilizing the total 5 depend. Zayn then lands a sequence of forearms to the face of Riddle, adopted by a headlock. Riddle is then capable of comeback and land a kick to the face of Zayn, Riddle then lands a operating forearm to Sami within the nook, adopted by a fisherman’s suplex, Riddle then goes for the floating bro however Zayn pushes him off the highest rope, into the barricade as we go to industrial break.
– We’re again from industrial as we see Zayn touchdown a sequence of punches to Riddle, Zayn goes to the highest however Riddle jumps to the highest aswell, Zayn headbutts him down and jumps however Riddle catches him in mid-air with a knee for a nearfall. Zayn then hits a Michinoku driver for a nearfall, Zayn goes for a second rope DDT on Riddle however Riddle sends him to the skin, adopted by a operating kick from the apron and a floating bro to the skin, Riddle then lands a powerslam and a second rope DDT, Riddle then goes for the RKO however Zayn runs to the skin, Zayn then throws Riddle into the metal put up earlier than sending him into the time keepers space, Riddle is ready to get again in on the depend of 9, Riddle then lands a broderek for the pinfall victory.
Winner by way of pinfall= Riddle at 10:24
– After the match, Roman Reigns and The Bloodline are watching from their locker room, Reigns calls them determined for nonetheless coming at them after they misplaced, Jimmy says that tonight your entire world will acknowledge Roman Reigns.
– We’ll hear from the brand new Smackdown ladies’s champion, Ronda Rousey, subsequent!
– We see Sami Zayn strolling backstage, he runs right into a laughing Shinsuke Nakamura, Shinsuke says that Roman is the top of the desk and that Zayn is the desk’s ass.
– Ronda Rousey makes her method to the ring, Ronda says that she needed to break Charlotte’s arm to win the title, Ronda says that she’s issuing an open problem for the Smackdown ladies’s title proper now, Raquel Rodriguez then makes her entrance, Raquel says that she accepts Ronda’s problem, Raquel says that it might be an honor to step into the ring with a legend like Ronda, Ronda Rousey vs Raquel Rodriguez for the Smackdown ladies’s championship is subsequent!
Match 2: Smackdown ladies’s championship: Ronda Rousey (c) vs Raquel Rodriguez
– The match begins with Raquel going behind Ronda and throwing her down, Raquel then picks up Ronda and throws her within the nook earlier than touchdown a closeline and a pin, however solely capable of get a one depend, Raquel then lands a fallaway slam on Ronda, adopted by a second fallaway slam, Ronda goes for the armbar however Raquel counters right into a sidewalk slam, Raquel goes for a twisting elbow from the highest however Ronda strikes out of the way in which, Ronda locks in a sleephold however Raquel turns it right into a suplex for a nearfall, Ronda then lands a sequence of punches adopted by a leaping knee and a kick to the face, Raquel then drops Ronda with a modified Olympic slam for one more nearfall, Raquel goes for a powerbomb however Ronda counters into an ankle lock, Raquel will get out of it and lands bigboot for yet one more nearfall. Raquel as soon as once more goes for the powerbomb however Raquel turns it right into a hurricarana for the pinfall victory.
Winner by way of pinfall and STILL Smackdown ladies’s champion: Ronda Rousey at 5:59
– After the match, Ronda and Raquel shake fingers.
– Shotzi Blackheart is backstage with Adam Pearce, Shotzi says that Raquel pushed her out of the way in which as she was about to simply accept Ronda’s open problem, Aliyah says that Shotzi locked her in a locker so she couldn’t settle for the title alternative.
– Madcap Moss might be stay, subsequent!
– Kayla Braxton is within the ring, she introduces Madcap Moss, Kayla says that Madcap has been on a roll and that on Sunday he has the largest victory of his profession. Madcap says that Corbin can put on you down together with his horrible persona, Madcap says that if he would of advised him one other story about how a lot his watch value he would of tapped out proper there, Madcap says that he beat the large dangerous wolf, Madcap desires to kind a staff with Sasha Banks referred to as Madcap Boss, Madcap says that he desires to win the Cash In The Financial institution, Corbin assaults Madcap from behind with a metal chair, Corbin then places the chair round Madcaps neck earlier than slamming the Andre The Large memorial trophy down onto the chair, Adam Pearce and different officers vheck on Madcap as shes stretchered out.
– We’re again from industrial, Corbin finds Madcap as he’s about to enter the ambulance.
Match 3: Ladies’s tag staff championship: Sasha Banks and Naomi (c) vs Shayna Baszler and Natalya
– The match begins off with Naomi and Shayna Baszler, Naomi and Sasha each land a double boot to the face of Shayna, Natalya is available in and goes to work on Sasha, Sasha lands a tilt-a-whirl on Natalya adopted by a meteora, Sasha tries to lock within the financial institution assertion however Shayna breaks up the submission as we go to industrial break.
– We’re again from industrial as Shayna and Natalya land a coronary heart assault on Sasha, Shayna goes for the pin however Naomi breaks up the pin, Shayna goes to step on the arm of Naomi on the apron however Sasha lands a knee on Shayna adopted by a tag to Naomi, Shayna lands an enormous boot on Naomi and goes for a pin as Natalya holds the ropes however the ref sees it, Naomi lands a springboard shining wizard to Natalya, Sasha lands a backstabber on Shayna, Natalya tries to lock within the sharpshooter on Naomi however Naomi rolls her up for the pinfall victory.
Winners by way of pinfall and STILL ladies’s tag staff champions: Naomi and Sasha Banks at 8:36.
– Drew Gulak is backstage asking Ricochet for recommendation, Ricochet stated that he may of referred to as it quits however he took management as a substitute, Gulak says that subsequent time he sees Gunther he’s going to place him in his place, Gulak runs into Gunther, Gunther pushes him up towards the door and lands a chop to the chest.
Match 4: Kofi Kingston vs Butch
– The match begins with Kofi touchdown a dropkick on Butch within the nook adopted by punches, Butch then takes Kofi down and lands a sequence of elbows on Kofi, adopted by joint manipulation on the wrist of Kofi, Kofi then launches Butch to the skin, Butch tries to convey Kofi again within the ring by the hair however Kofi lands a knee and a punch, Xavier celebrates with Kofi on his shoulders as we go to industrial break.
* Business break*
– We’re again from industrial as Butch has Kofi locked in a submission, Kofi tries to struggle out of it with punches, Kofi then lands chops and a standing dropkick, Kofi then hits the SOS for a nearfall, Kofi then tries to leap off the highest rope however Butch punches him in mid-air for a nearfall, Kofi lands a standing double footstomp to the chest of butch, Ridge Holland will get on the apron however Xavier knocks him off, Sheamus lands a knee to the face of Xavier, distracting Kofi, Butch then lands a pump-handle flatliner for the pinfall victory.
Winner by way of pinfall: Butch at 8:21
– Butch then runs by way of the gang and meets again up with Sheamus and Ridge Holland on the apron to have a good time.
– We see Sami Zayn speaking to Paul Heyman, Zayn says that he could of overstepped his boundaries accepting the match with Riddle, Zayn says that he stood as much as RK-Bro from disrespecting Smackdown, Heyman says that Roman Reigns appreciates Zayn.
– Roman Reigns makes his entrance with the Bloodline. Reigns says that they smash the competitors and inform everybody what’s subsequent, Reigns says that they smashed RK-Bro and Drew and that there’s nobody left, Reigns says nobody desires to step as much as him, Reigns says the Usos could have somebody subsequent as a result of they’ve a problem on the desk, RK-Bro then interrupt, Orton says that Cena is 10 instances the celebrity Reigns will ever be, Riddle says that he goes again and watches previous matches, Riddle then says they should make that unification match occur, Orton says that Jimmy and Jey solely have one mind between the 2 of them, Orton says that they are going to introduce the undisputed WWE tag championships, The Usos then settle for their problem, simply not tonight however subsequent Friday Night time. Riddle then lands a leaping knee on the Face of Reigns, Riddle and Orton retreat and chuckle up on the ramp as Smackdown goes off the air.