Smackdown Recap and Results

Becky and women opening promo

Becky Lynch makes her return to SD live and immediately calls out Charlotte. The rivals take their jabs at each other with Charlotte claiming she’s genetically superior and Becky claiming Charlotte is a knock off. Mandy, IIconics, Sonya Deville make their way out and accuse Paige of playing favourites to her former PCB teammates. Naomi, Asuka, Lana and Mella come out and say they deserve a fair shot at Becky’s title. Paige announces a battle royal for later in the night and winner gets added to Becky and Charlotte at TLC. (3.5 stars) Things got a little crowded when nine other women got involved, but it got to the point.

Usos vs The Bar

Big show and bar got into an argument beforehand and thus Show is no longer with the Bar. Fast-paced action to start. Bar is on a roll early. Bar still in control back from break. Usos take control with superkicks. Usos make quick tags to one another and win with superkick. (3.25 stars)

AJ confronts Bryan

Styles says he doesn’t respect the way Bryan beat him two weeks ago. Aj says get ready for TLC and that Bryan isn’t they tonight. (4 stars) Straight and to the point.

Shinsuke vs Rusev

Nakamura attacks Rusev from behind and hits the Kinshasa. Match never starts. (NR)

Jeff Hardy 20 years

A video is shown highlighting Hardy’s best moments and hardy thanks his the fans and his family. Samoa Joe interrupts and takes shots at Hardy’s drug and alcohol problems. (4.5 stars) Amazing promo from Joe. This is when the WWE is at its finest.

Miz vs. Kofi

This match started as a backstage segment in which New Day poked fun at Miz for getting pinned by local jobbers last week. The match itself was forgettable at best. (2 stars)

Randy Orton promo

Orton makes his way to ring with Mysterio’s mask in hand. Orton says he doesn’t care about Rey’s history and says what he did last week was to embarrass him. Mysterio interrupts and a brawl ensues

9-women Battle Royale

Vega is first woman eliminated. Lana is next out. Deville and Asuka are the final two. Asuka wins. The SD women’s title match is set at TLC. Asuka vs. Charlotte vs. Becky. (2.5 stars) Not the best battle royal but Asuka makes this match more must see than it already was.