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WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results July 7, 2023: Highlights, Commentary, Live Update, Winners

WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results July 7, 2023: Highlights, Commentary, Live Update, Winners

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WWE Friday Night SmackDown July 7, 2023, Ongoing Results & Full Recap


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  • 08 Jul 2023 02:12:13 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 02:11:29 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Taking advantage of the chaos, Jey Uso seized a steel chair, wielding it with unrelenting force against Reigns, who sought safety by retreating. Uso's assault on Sikoa continued, with each strike of the chair leaving an indelible mark. With the tension palpable in the air, Uso seized the WWE Championship that Reigns had carelessly left behind. Brandishing a microphone, he declared himself the judge, jury, and executioner, emphatically announcing that the time for trial by combat had arrived. Uso fearlessly issued a direct challenge to Reigns, demanding a one-on-one match and warning him to accept so he could decisively defeat him once again. With those bold words, SmackDown concluded, leaving fans on the edge of their seats.
  • 08 Jul 2023 02:11:25 am UTC / 10 months ago
    As the show returned from the commercial break, the camera focused on Reigns already positioned in the ring, ready for what lay ahead. The arena erupted with anticipation as Jey Uso's entrance music blared through the speakers, and he made his way to the ring through a sea of fervent fans. In a shocking turn of events, Uso launched a surprise attack on Sikoa, swiftly overpowering him and brutally assaulting him against the barricade. Reigns observed the onslaught, unable to intervene as Uso's actions unfolded.






  • 08 Jul 2023 02:11:10 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Roman Reigns was depicted backstage, holding a vibrant lei in his hands. Suddenly, Paul Heyman made his entrance into the room and informed Reigns that Jey Uso had made his presence known at Madison Square Garden, actively seeking his cousin. Without missing a beat, Reigns calmly responded that Uso wouldn't have to search far, as he would be waiting for him inside the squared circle.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:57:53 am UTC / 10 months ago
    WINNER: Edge
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:56:54 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Waller transitions to a series of kicks, while Edge fights back with determined punches. Yet, Waller retaliates with a powerful forearm, narrowly missing another near fall. With Edge perched on Waller's shoulders, the wily veteran manages to regain his footing and executes a devastating Edgecution, earning yet another near fall.

    Edge readies himself for his devastating spear. However, Waller anticipates the move and cleverly evades, causing Edge to collide with the unforgiving turnbuckles. Waller utilizes a slingshot rolling maneuver to reenter the ring. Yet, his fate is sealed as Edge swiftly recovers and delivers a thunderous spear, culminating in the three-count and securing the victory.




  • 08 Jul 2023 01:55:49 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Edge prepares for his signature Impaler DDT. However, Waller proves to be a formidable opponent, thwarting the move's execution. Edge rebounds, forcefully sending Waller into the turnbuckles. Waller executes a spectacular leaping Unprettier, coming agonizingly close to victory. Waller continues his assault, delivering a series of punishing forearms to the back of Edge's head, even securing a near fall in the process.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:54:49 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Waller regains his composure and heads back to the turnbuckles. But Edge counters with a forearm strike to the midsection, disrupting Waller's plan. Edge connects with another forearm and positions himself for a superplex. However, Waller manages to block the attempt and swiftly sends Edge crashing face-first into the mat. Seizing the moment, Waller springs off the ropes, attempting an elbow drop, only for Edge to raise his knees in defense.

    Edge delivers a powerful boot to Waller's head, swiftly followed by a flapjack maneuver. As Waller rolls onto the apron, Edge slips under him, executing a devastating powerbomb onto the unforgiving floor outside. Edge then ushers Waller back into the ring, ascending the turnbuckles himself. With precision, he launches a cross body, narrowly securing a near fall.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:53:05 am UTC / 10 months ago
    We're back in action, and Waller delivers a stunning tornado DDT that nearly secures him the victory. Waller follows up with a cravate and a series of knee strikes. However, Edge fights back with a barrage of punches and forearm shots. Waller responds with a well-placed knee to Edge's midsection, but he doesn't let up, launching a double sledgehammer to the back of Waller's head, followed by a forceful elbow drop to his back.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:49:52 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:49:31 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Singles Match: Edge Vs Grayson Waller


    They engage in a lock-up. Edge takes control with a series of shoulder tackles and follows up with a gutbuster. Edge isn't done with the one, Edge delivers another impactful gutbuster. Edge executes a gutwrench suplex. Edge lands a forearm strike to Waller's back, inflicting more damage. Edge then throws a punch and attempts a cross-body maneuver, but Waller anticipates it, catching Edge mid-air and countering with a powerful fallaway slam. Edge prepares for his signature spear, but Waller swiftly counters with a well-timed jumping knee strike. Waller sends Edge crashing to the outside of the ring. Waller delivers a clothesline to Edge while they are on the floor.
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:38:01 am UTC / 10 months ago
    However, IYO SKY intercepted her, preventing her from proceeding. In a shocking turn of events, SKY and Bayley joined forces, unleashing a coordinated assault on Asuka. SKY even made an attempt to cash in her opportunity, but Belair intervened, snatching Bayley and pulling her out of the ring. At the same time, Charlotte seized the opportunity to deliver a devastating big boot to SKY while she clutched the briefcase, effectively thwarting any potential cash-in.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:37:57 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Asuka segment including Bianca Belair, Charlotte Flair, Bayley, and IYO SKY

    Asuka made her entrance as the first competitor, boldly proclaiming that nobody was prepared to face her. However, her confident statement was swiftly challenged when Bianca Belair stormed out, launching a surprise attack on Asuka. The chaotic scene escalated further as Charlotte Flair hurriedly joined the fray, engaging in a heated altercation with Belair. Meanwhile, Asuka positioned herself to climb the ropes, aiming to execute a high-flying maneuver.



  • 08 Jul 2023 01:24:36 am UTC / 10 months ago
    WINNER: AJ Styles
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:24:23 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Styles aimed for his finishing maneuver, the phenomenal forearm. In an attempt to distract Styles, Scarlett intervened, but Michin, who was present at ringside, swiftly neutralized her presence. Kross attempted to hoist Styles onto his shoulders, looking to execute a powerful move, but Styles evaded and retaliated, ultimately connecting with the phenomenal forearm to secure the victory.
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:23:49 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:23:32 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Singles Match: AJ Styles Vs Karrion Kross


    The announcers drew attention to Kross' visibly taped leg, suggesting that he might be dealing with a leg-related problem. Despite this, Kross interrupted Styles' offense and attempted to apply his signature submission move, the cross jacket. However, Styles managed to counter with a well-timed pele kick, temporarily halting Kross' momentum.
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:17:42 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:17:13 am UTC / 10 months ago
    However, Edge refuted Waller's claim, pointing out that Waller's tenure in the industry had been brief, with no matches on the main roster yet. Edge challenged Waller, declaring that it was time for him to prove himself, urging him to either rise to the occasion or falter. He definitively stated that he was not retiring and, in fact, he would be competing in a match that very night. Furthermore, Edge revealed that his opponent would be none other than Waller himself.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:17:10 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Reflecting on his personal connection to New York, Edge reminisced about attending his first premium live event, SummerSlam 1998, and acknowledged that respect in this city is hard-earned. He emphasized his lifelong dedication as a hard worker and a dreamer, emphasizing that these qualities still define him to this day. Waller insinuated that Edge would be announcing his retirement, urging the fans to show their appreciation.



  • 08 Jul 2023 01:16:56 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Waller acknowledged the rich history of Madison Square Garden, citing numerous memorable moments. However, he emphasized that none of those moments could compare to the announcement he was about to make, teasing the arrival of his special guest for the evening. With great anticipation, Waller introduced Edge to the crowd.

    As Edge began to express his admiration for the iconic arena, Waller abruptly interjected, diverting the conversation towards the impending big announcement. Confused, Edge appeared unaware of what Waller was referring to. Undeterred, Waller proceeded to commend Edge's remarkable career while questioning his motivations for returning. In response, Edge attributed his comeback to the support of the fans, highlighting their significant role.

  • 08 Jul 2023 01:03:08 am UTC / 10 months ago
    At this point, the duo known as Pretty Deadly made an unexpected appearance, rushing down to the ring. Sheamus directed his attention towards Elton Prince, initiating an attack on him. Seizing this distraction, Theory capitalized and landed a well-executed dropkick. The Brawling Brutes soon emerged from backstage, intervening by neutralizing Prince. Sheamus redirected his focus to Kit Wilson, who was positioned on the ring apron. This diversionary tactic allowed Theory to seize the opportunity and execute a roll-up pin on Sheamus, utilizing a handful of tights for added leverage. In this manner, Theory secured the victory.
  • 08 Jul 2023 01:02:59 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Following another commercial interruption, Sheamus regained control of the bout, launching an offensive assault. He targeted Theory with the intent of executing his signature move, the Celtic Cross. However, Theory managed to find a momentary opening to halt Sheamus' advance. Despite this interruption, Sheamus retaliated with a spinebuster and seamlessly transitioned into applying his submission hold, the cloverleaf.


  • 08 Jul 2023 01:02:45 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Singles Match: Austin Theory Vs Sheamus For The WWE United States title

    The match began and lasted a mere two minutes before the broadcast cut to a commercial break. Upon returning to SmackDown, Austin Theory had assumed control, dictating the pace of the match. However, his momentum was abruptly halted by Sheamus, who executed a knee strike from the top rope, garnering a nearfall of two counts. Sheamus continued his assault by intercepting Theory's attempt to ascend the turnbuckle, meeting him there and initiating a maneuver known as "white noise." Yet, Theory managed to counter, thwarting Sheamus' offense and delivering a spinning side slam for a close nearfall.

  • 08 Jul 2023 12:48:16 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 12:48:02 am UTC / 10 months ago
  • 08 Jul 2023 12:47:24 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Meanwhile, Jey regained his composure and went after Reigns, but Solo incapacitated him. Reigns regained his footing and overwhelmed Jimmy with an onslaught of blows. Solo restrained Jey against the ropes, as Reigns subjected him to verbal abuse, asserting that Jey would never reach the stature of the tribal chief. Reigns attacked Jimmy with the WWE title, repeatedly striking him while forcing Jey to witness the brutality. The assault continued as Reigns pounded Jimmy with steel chairs, while Solo incapacitated Jey with a powerful splash onto the announcer's table. The segment concluded with Reigns triumphantly posing with the championship.
  • 08 Jul 2023 12:47:09 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Jey attempted to console Reigns, but at that moment, Reigns unexpectedly attacked with a low blow. Jimmy tried to retaliate, but Solo intervened, preventing his assault. As Jimmy observed the discarded lie on the floor and prepared to charge at Reigns, Sikoa intercepted him with a devastating strike using the spike. The crowd were given hints that Sikoa struggled with conflicting emotions. =
  • 08 Jul 2023 12:46:29 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Highlighting that he already has five children in his household, Reigns questioned the need to jeopardize the well-being of others. He professed that he no longer required the trappings of wealth and power. Reigns announced his departure from this lifestyle, renouncing all of it. Then, in a powerful moment, he and Jey locked eyes before Reigns removed his lei and placed it on Jey. He took off the WWE Universal Championship and humbly bowed before Jey, tears streaming down his face.





  • 08 Jul 2023 12:46:16 am UTC / 10 months ago
    The Usos disregarded Reigns and instead presented exhibit A, showing a montage of clips wherein Reigns was seen belittling, manipulating, humiliating, and assaulting The Usos and Heyman. Despite the footage, Reigns claimed that it was not a reflection of his true self, but rather a persona he was compelled to adopt. "Did you think I wanted to engage in all of that?" he questioned. He stated that he did it all for The Usos and Heyman, bending his moral principles for the sake of the Bloodline and representing his family. He expressed remorse for his actions, mentioning how his daughters remained in the backstage area, unaware of the person he had become due to his choices.

  • 08 Jul 2023 12:25:13 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Roman desires recognition from the establishment.

    Roman starts saying that he was indeed pinned down, yet he retains his position as the tribal chief. According to Roman, Jimmy lacks the status of tribal chief. Roman conveys to Jey, regardless of their beliefs, that he does not hold the title of tribal chief. Roman expresses confusion regarding his presence on this particular occasion, questioning the rationale behind it. If the Tribal Chief did not convene the Tribal Court, then this gathering lacks officiality and legitimacy. He seeks clarification regarding the individual or entity authorized to subject him to trial.
  • 08 Jul 2023 12:21:30 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Solo discreetly covers the microphone, wresting it away from Paul. He then casually discards the mic onto the canvas.

    As Roman Reigns' theme music echoes throughout the arena, he strides towards the ring.

    The court takes a brief recess. After the break, the segment resume.





  • 08 Jul 2023 12:20:58 am UTC / 10 months ago
    Once inside the ring, Solo positions himself at the center. Paul takes on the role of a defense attorney in this tribal court, announcing his position to the assembled crowd. He proceeds to present the first piece of evidence in his defense.

    Jimmy and Jey interject, instructing Paul to keep his mouth shut.

    Paul responds, asserting his autonomy in deciding when to cease speaking. He claims that in the WWE, there exists only one individual with the authority to dictate when Paul Heyman should stop talking.

  • 08 Jul 2023 12:19:34 am UTC / 10 months ago
    The Usos make their entrance into the arena.

    Jey addresses the crowd, affirming the Usos' presence in their city. Jimmy chimes in, expressing their joy with the atmosphere. They say that someone was once believed to be invincible, unbeatable. However, at Money in the Bank, to everyone's surprise, that person was defeated.

    They are abruptly interrupted by Paul Heyman, accompanied by Solo Sikoa. Paul confidently strides towards the ring, introducing himself to the audience.

Here are the full results for this Friday's SmackDown which airs live on July 7, 2023, live from Madison Square Garden in New York, NY.

Friday Night SmackDown currently airs live every Friday on Fox from 8:00 ET–10:00 PM ET in the United States. WWE SmackDown starts live at 1 am in the UK on BT Sport 1 on Saturday mornings.

WWE SmackDown Time In Australia: It airs live on at 10 am (AEST) on Fox8

WWE SmackDown Time In Canada: It airs live every Friday at 8 Am on Sportsnet 360

WWE SmackDown Time In South Africa: The show also airs live on Supersport in South Africa on Saturday at 02:00 am CAT

SmackDown Time In Italy: In Italy, SmackDown airs on DMAX at 2:00 pm with the international version of one-hour shows airing on Cielo in Italian

SmackDown airs live on Sony Ten 1 HD and Sony Ten 1 in India at 5:30 am. While SmackDown airs live on Fox Sports in Mexico and across Central and South America since 2014.

SmackDown Commentators: It is presented by Michael Cole (play-by-play commentator), wade Barrett.

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