Wrestlenewz brings you play-by-play coverage and results for tonight’s Smackdown Live broadcast. Pre-show starts at 7:50 pm EST and the main show starts at 8 pm EST. WWE World Champion Bray Wyatt takes on John Cena for the title. Tweet and follow @wrestlenewz on Twitter.
Smackdown Live: 8 pm EST
Show opens up and WWE World Champion Bray Wyatt comes out to the ring. He says becoming champion was a day he always knew would come. He welcomes everyone to the era of Wyatt. John Cena’s music hits and he comes out. The crowd pops loudly. He comments on the fact that the crowd was chanting, “You deserve it!” Cena says that you don’t deserve anything in this world, you earn it.
He tells Bray he has a target on his chest now and Cena is the first one coming to take that title from him. Cena suggests they have the match right here, right now. AJ Styles’ music hits and he says that if Cena thinks he’s getting his rematch first then he’s wrong. Cena thinks he can do whatever he wants because he’s John Cena. Styles says this isn’t about Cena anyways, This is about AJ Styles and Styles wants his one-on-one rematch right here, right now.
Then Daniel Bryan’s music hits and out comes the Smackdown GM. He makes the title match for tonight a triple threat match featuring all three of them.
Tag Team Match: American Alpha (c) vs. The Ascension
The Ascension manages to cut the ring off on Chad Gable and lay down a beating for a while. Finally Gable fights his way to his corner and gets the tag to Jason Jordan who comes in hot. He hits a few big suplexes, Gable comes back in, they hit the Grand Amplitude and it’s over.
Winner: American Alpha
The Usos come over the big screen and talk some smack at American Alpha.