WWE SmackDown Chicago, IL
Commentators are Michael Cole and Wade Barrett.
– Tonight is WWE SmackDown, the blue show begins with the arrival of Bloodline at the arena. The SmackDown intro begins and then the pyrotechnics go off. The commentators welcome us and then Liv Morgan and Tegan Nox enter for their match for the women’s tag team titles.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship – Tag Team Fight
Damage Control (Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky) (c) vs. Liv Morgan and Tegan Nox
At the end of the match, Bayley chases Tegan Nox at ringside and then a mystery woman attacks Nox from the crowd! Iyo Sky took the opportunity to Moonsault Tegan Nox followed by the pinfall for the pinfall victory.
Winners: Damage Control – Still Champions
– A video of Gunther’s Intercontinental title defense against Ricochet, which will take place this afternoon, is broadcast.
– Behind the scenes, Sami Zayn and the Usos prepare to receive Roman Reigns.
– A video of Bray Wyatt with LA Knight tied up in a room is shown.
– LA Knight is in the ring with a microphone. He tells us that he has been attacked in the last few weeks but he is still there. Wyatt is a former champion, he is one of the biggest superstars of all time. But since his return, he dresses up as a monster from the carnival. He knows that he is Bray Wyatt!
The lights go down and the music of Bray Wyatt plays. He arrives at the scene with a microphone and tells us that he is fed up. He knows the LA Knight doesn’t believe him, but he didn’t touch it. He is going to give him one last chance… he goes up to the ring but LA Knight attacks him!
A video of Uncle Howdy appears on the big screen, then the music plays and Uncle Howdy arrives on stage. The segment ends with laughter.
– Ricochet and the Imperium enter for the defense of the Intercontinental title. Before the match, Adam Pearce sends Ludwig Kaiser and Giovanni Vinci backstage.
Intercontinental Championship – Single Match
Gunther (c) vs. Ricochet
At the end of the match, Ricochet slaps Gunther, but the latter returns the device to him, then performs his Last Symphony on Ricochet for the pinfall win.
Winner: Gunther – Still Champion
– After the match, the Imperium wants to attack Ricochet but Braun Strowman arrives to defend him! The Imperium comes on the scene.
– Backstage, Jey Uso joins Roman Reigns and asks him what he has planned tonight. Roman Reigns asks Paul Heyman to call Adam Pearce.
– Adam Pearce enters Roman Reigns’ dressing room. Paul Heyman offers a match with Roman Reigns and Sami Zayn against Kevin Owens and a partner of his choosing. Adam Pearce asks when this game will take place tonight. The Royal Rumble? Paul Heyman replies that it will take place on December 30 on SmackDown, which will take place in Tampa, Florida! Roman Reigns says it’s better than Chicago. Adam Pearce replies that he will tell Kevin Owens.
– A video about Tribute to the Troops is broadcast, the program will be broadcast this Saturday in the United States.
Triple Threat Tag Team Wrestling
The winners will have a match for the tag titles against the Usos.
Legado Del Fantasma (Joaquin Wilde & Cruz Del Toro) (accompanied by Santos Escobar & Zelina Vega) vs Hit Row (Ashante Adonis & Top Dolla) (accompanied by B-Fab) vs Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) (accompanied by Valhalla)
Late in the match, Top Dolla charged Joaquin Wilde and was dropkicked by Ashante Adonis followed by the pinfall for the win.
Winners: Hit Row
– Behind the scenes, Kayla Braxton is with Raquel Rodríguez. She claims the doctor told her to take it easy, but she got personal. She will be in the Gauntlet Match next week.
– Next week on SmackDown: The Usos will defend the tag titles against Hit Row/Gauntlet Match to discover the next contender for the SmackDown Women’s Title between Emma, Raquel Rodriguez, Tegan Nox, Liv Morgan, Sonya Deville and Xia Li / Miracle at 34th Street Fight with Braun Strowman and Ricochet vs. Ludwig Kaiser and Giovanni Vinci.
– The Bloodline makes its entrance. Once in the ring, Roman Reigns asks Chicago to recognize him. He hadn’t seen Bloodline since the WarGames and if we don’t know, they dominated the WarGames! Roman Reigns reviews the members of Bloodline, including Sami Zayn. Reigns goes on to talk about tonight: they have a problem, a Kevin Owens problem. This is a problem for Sami Zayn. And if it’s a problem for Sami Zayn, it’s a problem for Reigns and a problem for Bloodline. But he has a solution: they will team up to face Kevin Owens and whoever he chooses. Sami Zayn says that Kevin Owens is a cancer, he is Owens’s only friend… well HE WAS Owens’s only friend.
John Cena appears on the giant screen! He says he was surprised to receive a message from his friend Kevin Owens. He reads a message on his phone that says 2022 is the first year he hasn’t played. Kevin Owens then asked her to be his partner in 2 weeks. So yes, he will be teaming up with Kevin Owens to take on Roman Reigns and Sami Zayn on the December 30th SmackDown!
The show ends like this.
Photo Credit: WWE
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