10 Jun 2023 02:02:06 am UTC / 4 months ago
Following the match, Paul and Solo position themselves in the aisle, while Jimmy tends to his brother.
Unexpectedly, Jey shoves Jimmy aside, leaving the ring and stopping next to Paul and Solo. However, Jey continues walking, distancing himself from them.
Paul proceeds to make a call to Roman.
10 Jun 2023 02:01:35 am UTC / 4 months ago
WINNER: Austin Theory (retains championship)
10 Jun 2023 02:01:23 am UTC / 4 months ago
Elton Brand and Kit Wilson join the fray, delivering forearms to Jey. Jimmy makes his way to the ring and superkicks Elton and Kit. Solo strikes Jimmy with a forearm, but Jey intervenes, preventing Solo from executing the Samoan spike. Unfortunately, Jimmy unintentionally superkicks Jey instead. Jimmy then performs a pescado onto Solo, while Theory seizes the opportunity and secures the three count for the victory.
10 Jun 2023 02:01:16 am UTC / 4 months ago
Theory delivers a forearm strike to Jey's lower back, and then lifts Jey up for Three Seconds Around the World, resulting in a close near fall. Theory prepares for A Town Down, but Jey manages to escape and connects with an uppercut. Theory retaliates with a kick, while Jey responds with an enzuigiri. Theory kicks Jey, causing him to accidentally collide with the referee. Taking advantage of the situation, Jey performs a frog splash, but since the referee is down on the floor, there can be no count.
10 Jun 2023 01:54:06 am UTC / 4 months ago
We return to the action as Theory applies a reverse chin lock. Jey retaliates with a punch, and Theory responds with a punch of his own. They engage in a back-and-forth exchange. Jey executes a belly-to-back suplex, transitioning smoothly into a neck breaker for a close near fall.
10 Jun 2023 01:50:00 am UTC / 4 months ago
They lock up, and Theory applies a side headlock. Theory executes a shoulder tackle, but Jey counters with a forearm strike. Jey follows up with a clothesline, sending Theory over the top rope and onto the floor. Jey then forcefully propels Theory over the announce table.
10 Jun 2023 01:42:10 am UTC / 4 months ago
Jey Uso Vs Austin Theory for the United States Championship
10 Jun 2023 01:41:43 am UTC / 4 months ago
The LWO and Street Profits also make an appearance.
Kevin expresses frustration, claiming that everyone is getting too close to him and that he can't handle it. Sami advises Kevin to watch his blood pressure.
Adam interjects, proposing a solution. If anyone wants a shot at the tag titles, there will be a gauntlet match, and the winner will face Kevin and Sami for the titles.
Kevin urges everyone to leave them alone.
We then shift our focus to Grayson Waller.
Waller confidently asserts that he will never be dishonest. He believes there is no one better than him inside the ring, and the entire locker room acknowledges that he is the future. Despite being portrayed as the bad guy, Waller emphasizes that he is not evil but rather inevitable. He proudly signs an artwork depicting him as the villain.
In the following week, Waller announces that he will have Charlotte Flair as his guest.
10 Jun 2023 01:41:39 am UTC / 4 months ago
We return to the locker room where Sami is seen pacing, clearly agitated. Kevin enters the scene, and Sami mentions that they will see what happens with Jey.
Just as the tag titles are mentioned, Pretty Deadly makes their presence known. Elton expresses their desire to change up their appearance.
Ridge and Sheamus suggest that they should receive a title match.
Luke and Karl arrive, stating their eagerness for a fight.
10 Jun 2023 01:32:50 am UTC / 4 months ago
We cut to Kayla in the backstage area, where she is joined by the reigning US Champion, Austin Theory.
Austin expresses his frustration, stating that he was the last person to find out about his match. He emphasizes the disrespect shown towards the champion. Theory firmly asserts that he doesn't make excuses, despite having no time to prepare. Despite the circumstances, all he has been achieving are victories. He confidently declares that Jey will be sent to the Bloodline as a failure, just as he defeated John Cena. In a bold statement, Theory suggests that if Paul, referring to Paul Heyman, is seeking a new client, he should reach out to Theory.
10 Jun 2023 01:32:19 am UTC / 4 months ago
WINNER: Iyo Sky
10 Jun 2023 01:32:07 am UTC / 4 months ago
Shotzi proceeds with a running back senton into the corner and follows it up with a suicide dive onto Iyo, sending her back into the ring. Ascending to the top turnbuckle, Shotzi's focus is interrupted as Bayley appears on the apron, creating a distraction. Seizing the opportunity, Iyo lands a Shotei strike and attempts a superplex, but Shotzi counters with a gourdbuster. While Iyo distracts the referee, Bayley intervenes by knocking Shotzi off the turnbuckles. Seizing the advantage, Iyo executes a moonsault and secures the three count for the victory.
10 Jun 2023 01:32:02 am UTC / 4 months ago
Bayley distracts Shotzi, and Iyo manages to get a near fall. Shotzi delivers a knee strike and executes a suplex into the corner. Iyo ascends the turnbuckles and successfully connects with a leg drop. Applying a wrist lock, Iyo follows up with a series of elbow strikes. Then, Iyo leaps to the apron from the turnbuckles, targeting the arm with a drop on the top rope. However, Iyo misses a back senton, allowing Shotzi to retaliate with kicks and a belly-to-back suplex.
10 Jun 2023 01:21:59 am UTC / 4 months ago
Shotzi Vs Iyo Sky (with Bayley) in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
10 Jun 2023 01:21:45 am UTC / 4 months ago
Following the match, Corbin approaches Trick and Hayes, prompting the referee to intervene and attempt to restore order. However, Corbin unexpectedly lands a punch on Trick, further escalating the situation. In response, Hayes retaliates by delivering a swift punch to Corbin, prompting the officials to intervene and separate the feuding parties.
The broadcast then transitions to a compelling video package highlighting the illustrious career of Bobby Lashley.
10 Jun 2023 01:21:23 am UTC / 4 months ago
Seizing the opportunity, Butch targets Corbin's hand, methodically working on it, as Corbin fights back with a series of determined elbows. Undeterred, Butch tenaciously pulls at Corbin's fingers, creating further distress. Corbin, however, resists with a powerful punch and seeks acknowledgment from Hayes regarding his performance. Suddenly, Butch surprises Corbin with a skillful rollup, resulting in a triumphant three-count victory.
10 Jun 2023 01:21:08 am UTC / 4 months ago
Butch unleashes a swift dropkick, swiftly followed by a corner kick, showcasing his agility and precision. Continuing his onslaught, Butch executes another impactful kick in the corner, culminating in a dynamic tornado DDT, narrowly missing a definitive victory. Corbin retaliates by forcefully slamming Butch off the turnbuckles, subsequently unleashing a barrage of punches upon him. Undeterred, Butch counters with a well-executed enzuigiri and proceeds to send Corbin to the apron.
10 Jun 2023 01:10:54 am UTC / 4 months ago
Butch Vs Baron Corbin in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
10 Jun 2023 01:10:38 am UTC / 4 months ago
Jey, however, expresses confusion about Paul's jubilation, as he reminds him that if Jey is accepted into the Bloodline, Paul's position may be compromised.
10 Jun 2023 01:10:32 am UTC / 4 months ago
Paul goes on to share the exciting news of a triple celebration planned for the following week. Roman Reigns will be present on Smackdown, the new United States Champion will be commemorated, and there will be a public acknowledgment of Jey's role as the potential next Tribal Chief.
10 Jun 2023 01:10:26 am UTC / 4 months ago
In the locker room, Jey finds himself face to face with Paul, who admits that Jey caught him off guard with his decision earlier. Paul acknowledges that it created a cliffhanger, which translates to captivating television. With a smile, he mentions that he will require Jey's passport and suit measurements. Paul reveals that Jey will be flying to London for an upcoming event.
10 Jun 2023 01:09:41 am UTC / 4 months ago
In a swift maneuver, Asuka attempts to unleash a spray of mist towards Charlotte, but the crafty Flair skillfully evades the attack, promptly retaliating by propelling Asuka into the podium with great force.
10 Jun 2023 01:09:36 am UTC / 4 months ago
Responding in her native tongue, Asuka accepts Charlotte's challenge, affirming her willingness to face her in the ring.
Seizing the moment, Charlotte confidently asserts that once the match is officially sanctioned, the championship belt will ultimately find its rightful place around her waist.
10 Jun 2023 01:09:26 am UTC / 4 months ago
Perplexed by Charlotte's presence, Adam questions her motives, surmising what she may be attempting to achieve. He sternly informs Charlotte that she must adhere to the established order and join the back of the line.
Defiantly, Charlotte proclaims that she does not wait in line, proudly declaring that she is the one who establishes the line. Demonstrating her trademark "Woo," Charlotte acknowledges Asuka, expressing her profound respect for the champion before issuing a direct challenge for the title.
10 Jun 2023 01:09:17 am UTC / 4 months ago
Expressing his delight, Adam announces his pleasure in bestowing Asuka with the newly minted WWE Women's Championship.
With great reverence, the belt is placed upon Asuka's waist, symbolizing her reign as champion. However...
An unexpected turn occurs as Charlotte Flair's theme music echoes throughout the arena, signaling her arrival.
10 Jun 2023 01:09:10 am UTC / 4 months ago
In the backstage area, AJ is restrained by Luke and Karl, while Mia assures them that they will confront Kross and Scarlett in due time.
Transitioning back to the ring, Adam Pearce assumes the spotlight and introduces Raw Women's Champion Asuka for a ceremonious exchange of the championship belt.
10 Jun 2023 01:08:12 am UTC / 4 months ago
Contemplating Adam's plea, Bianca queries if he truly expects her to remain passive. In response, Adam reaffirms that Bianca is indeed in line for a well-deserved rematch, advising her to exercise patience and refrain from any rash actions during the present moment.
Considering Adam's words, Bianca pledges that if a rematch is on the horizon, she will respect the sanctity of the occasion, committing to withhold any immediate assaults upon Asuka.
10 Jun 2023 01:08:05 am UTC / 4 months ago
Shifting gears, we reflect upon the reprehensible and underhanded assault executed by Bianca Belair in the previous week's episode of SmackDown. Now, Bianca stands alongside Adam Pearce, expressing her fervent desire for a showdown against the formidable Asuka. Acknowledging the forthcoming encounter, Adam informs Bianca of his obligation to present Asuka with her newly won championship title, to which Bianca boldly asserts her intention to claim it for herself. Sensing the urgency, Adam beseeches Bianca to exercise restraint, urging her not to engage in any impulsive actions this evening.
10 Jun 2023 01:07:58 am UTC / 4 months ago
Following the enthralling match, a sudden interruption occurs as Scarlett emerges, brandishing a mysterious crimson powder which she hurls into AJ's unsuspecting face. Seizing the moment, Kross swiftly executes a Kross Jacket hold, stunning the crowd from their front-row vantage point.
10 Jun 2023 12:53:45 am UTC / 4 months ago
Bayley tries to deceive the referee by feigning an injury when the official checks on her, but her deception is exposed when Mia punches her during a sneak attack. In response, Bayley grabs Mia by the hair and hurls her into the turnbuckles. Bayley then performs a Rose Plant maneuver, securing the three-count for the victory.
10 Jun 2023 12:53:32 am UTC / 4 months ago
Mia goes for a quick pin attempt with a La Magistral, but only manages a near fall. She follows up with another near fall and continues with forearm strikes. Mia delivers chops and punches to Bayley, gaining momentum. Bayley attempts an Irish whip, but Mia floats over and counters with a head scissors takedown. Bayley sends Mia to the apron, but Mia retaliates with a tornado DDT, nearly securing the victory.
10 Jun 2023 12:53:27 am UTC / 4 months ago
Bayley throws punches and kicks at Mia, eventually leading them to the floor. Bayley forcefully sends Mia into the announce table, then takes a moment to exchange words with AJ, who is presumably at ringside. However, Bayley is caught off guard as she turns around and Mia executes a suicide dive, crashing into her.
10 Jun 2023 12:48:45 am UTC / 4 months ago
Bayley (with Iyo Sky) Vs Mia Yim in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
10 Jun 2023 12:45:21 am UTC / 4 months ago
Alba affirms their acceptance of the challenge and initiates an attack on Shayna and Ronda. Shayna sends Isla to the floor while Ronda holds Alba. However, Dawn manages to stop Shayna from attacking Fyre. Alba and Isla then successfully counter-attack, sending Ronda to the floor. Alba delivers a gourdbuster to Shayna, while Isla hits a knee strike to Shayna's head.
Michael Cole mentions the passing of the Iron Sheik, and the broadcast transitions to a video package in tribute to him.
10 Jun 2023 12:45:14 am UTC / 4 months ago
Ronda adds that they have been dominating the division so rapidly that they will soon run out of opponents. She declares that this division isn't big enough for the two teams and states their intention to go after Alba and Isla's titles as well.
Isla responds by proposing a unification match against Shayna and Ronda.
10 Jun 2023 12:45:05 am UTC / 4 months ago
Before they can speak, the WWE Tag Team Champions, Shayna Baszler and Ronda Rousey, interrupt and make their way to the ring.
Shayna questions if Alba and Isla want to consider themselves the women's tag team champions and challenges their knowledge of the titles' history. She claims that she is the reason those titles were created and that they are, in fact, Shayna Baszler Commemorative Tag Titles.
10 Jun 2023 12:44:57 am UTC / 4 months ago
Sami hopes that Jey emerges victorious tonight so that the Bloodline realizes they need Jey more than he needs them. He urges Jey to remember the consequences of the choices he makes, emphasizing that it would mean the end of Jimmy and Jey, as well as the end of the Usos.
Jey walks away, contemplating Sami's words.
We return to the show, and Kayla Braxton is in the ring, introducing the NXT Women's Tag Team Champions, Alba Fyre and Isla Dawn.
10 Jun 2023 12:44:47 am UTC / 4 months ago
After the match, Rey signals for Cruz, Joaquin, and Zelina to come out and join the celebration.
In the backstage area, Jey encounters Sami Zayn.
Sami acknowledges that it's a significant night for Jey. He expresses his desire to tell Jey something, reminiscing about the great times they had together. Sami believes those were the best times of Jey's life. He reflects on the positive experiences they shared, but acknowledges that things changed because of one person: the Tribal Chief. Sami reveals that the voice of Paul Heyman got inside his head, leading to paranoia. He explains that he tried to do everything for the Bloodline until Roman tested him against his own brother. Now, Roman is doing the same to Jey.
10 Jun 2023 12:43:33 am UTC / 4 months ago
Finally, Santos hits the Super Phantom Driver and secures the three-count for the victory.
WINNER: Santos Escobar
10 Jun 2023 12:43:09 am UTC / 4 months ago
Santos returns to the ring while the referee counts. He climbs to the top turnbuckle and executes a crossbody. We cut back to the action, and both men find themselves on the turnbuckles. Ali lands on his feet when coming off the turnbuckles, while Santos performs a dropkick. Ali then ascends to the top turnbuckle, preparing for a 450 splash. However, Santos moves out of the way, causing Ali to roll through. Santos sends Ali into the turnbuckles and hits a poisonrana, earning a near fall. Santos follows up with a running double knee strike in the corner and tries to get Ali on his shoulders. Ali escapes and nearly pins Santos with an O'Connor Roll. Ali executes a tornado DDT for another near fall. Ali pulls himself up to the turnbuckles, but Santos stops him with a kick. Santos then climbs the turnbuckles, looking to execute a Super Phantom Driver, but Ali fights back with elbow strikes.
10 Jun 2023 12:43:03 am UTC / 4 months ago
Santos attempts to Irish whip Ali into the ring steps, but Ali leaps onto the steps to evade it. Santos gets on the apron and lands a kick to Ali's head. Ali counters with a knee strike, and Santos pushes Ali into the ring post. Santos connects with a kick and performs a hurricanrana off the ring steps. Santos sends Ali back into the ring and goes for a pinfall, but only gets a near fall. Ali rolls to the outside, and Santos dives through the ropes with a suicide dive.
10 Jun 2023 12:42:57 am UTC / 4 months ago
Santos Escobar (with Rey Mysterio) Vs Mustafa Ali in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
Santos and Ali discuss their strategy for winning. Santos throws a punch, and Ali retaliates with a chop. Santos follows up with a chop of his own, then delivers a forearm and a flying forearm. Ali flips over Santos in the corner and executes a head scissors takedown, sending Santos to the outside. Santos pulls Ali to the floor and delivers a chop, to which Ali responds with a chop of his own. They exchange forearm strikes back and forth.
10 Jun 2023 12:41:54 am UTC / 4 months ago
Paul insists that he needs Jey's answer now. Jey contemplates the offer, looks at Paul and Solo, and surveys the crowd, who are against the handshake.
Jey tells Paul that he will get back to him on that.
Before the first match begins, LA Knight heads to ringside to observe the match.
10 Jun 2023 12:41:48 am UTC / 4 months ago
The crowd boos because they are unaware of the truth. Paul announces that he has arranged a match that will set Jey on the path to becoming the next Tribal Chief. Jey will bring gold to the Bloodline, but not in the tag team division. There is no longer a tag team known as The Usos in WWE. Tonight, Jey will defeat Austin Theory for the United States Championship and begin his journey to become the Heavyweight Champion. Once Jey achieves that, Roman will embrace him and groom him for the role of the Tribal Chief when the time is right.
10 Jun 2023 12:41:41 am UTC / 4 months ago
Paul reassures Jey that he poses no physical threat and opens his heart to him while standing close. He asks Jey if Jimmy consulted him about the super kick in advance. Paul explains that Jimmy acted on his own accord. As the older brother and the first born, he resented Jey. Paul respects Jimmy but reveals that he has always resented Jey since day one.
10 Jun 2023 12:41:31 am UTC / 4 months ago
Paul agrees with Jey's perspective. He states that it's not Solo's fault, not his fault, not Roman's fault, and not even Jey's fault. Paul emphasizes that it's all Jimmy's fault. Jimmy made up his own mind, and not just for himself, but for Jey as well. Paul tells Solo that it's okay and asks him to take a step back.
10 Jun 2023 12:41:23 am UTC / 4 months ago
We begin with a look back at Roman Reigns acquiring another title belt and the betrayal of his cousin, Jimmy. Solo Sikoa and Paul Heyman are in the ring.
Before Paul can reveal his identity, the music for The Usos plays, and Jey makes his way to the ring.
Jey says he has let a lot of things slide, but stabbing your big brother in the back is not what one does. Jey says he doesn't know if he forgives Solo or not. He tells Paul to say what he has to say.
09 Jun 2023 02:57:08 pm UTC / 4 months ago
Shotzi battles IYO SKY in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
The Money in the Bank contracts are not only career-changing but also life-changing opportunities for the male and female Superstars who hold them. Another qualifying match will feature the fierce Shotzi taking on the high-flying IYO SKY.
09 Jun 2023 02:56:42 pm UTC / 4 months ago
Butch goes head-to-head with Baron Corbin in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
Butch of The Brawling Brutes is poised to battle Baron Corbin, determining who will earn the opportunity to compete in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match on July 1. The stakes are incredibly high, as the winner of the Money in the Bank Ladder Match will receive a coveted contract granting them a World Championship Match at their discretion.
09 Jun 2023 02:56:10 pm UTC / 4 months ago
The LWO’s Santos Escobar faces Mustafa Ali in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
After securing her ticket to Money in the Bank by defeating the returning Lacey Evans, Zelina Vega, Santos Escobar now seeks to become the second Superstar from The LWO to qualify for the Money in the Bank Ladder Match. His opponent, Mustafa Ali, shares an equal amount of passion and determination.
Discover which of the two, Escobar or Ali, will secure their spot in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match, as SmackDown airs on FOX at 8/7 C.
09 Jun 2023 02:55:39 pm UTC / 4 months ago
The OC’s Michin takes on Damage CTRL’s Bayley in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match
Michin and Bayley will engage in a fierce battle to determine who will advance to Money in the Bank and earn the opportunity to ascend a ladder, granting them the right to challenge for a World Title whenever they desire.
Both Superstars boast a supportive team, with Michin having Karl Anderson, Luke Gallows, and "The Phenomenal One" AJ Styles in her corner, while Bayley finds support from her Damage CTRL partner, IYO SKY.
09 Jun 2023 02:55:06 pm UTC / 4 months ago
How will The Usos react following their fallout with Roman Reigns and Solo Sikoa?
In the aftermath of the intense Bloodline chaos at WWE Night of Champions, The Usos confronted Roman Reigns, the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion, on SmackDown. The Head of The Table stood flanked by their brother Solo Sikoa, amplifying the already tense atmosphere.
The meeting, filled with tension, quickly escalated into a volatile situation when The Enforcer of The Bloodline abruptly attacked Jimmy, leaving him incapacitated. Meanwhile, Sikoa and Special Counsel Paul Heyman made their exit alongside Reigns.