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Kickoff Show Results
•Smackdown Live Tag Division defeated Raw Tag Division (SD: 1, RAW: 0)
That wraps up the Kickoff Show! Hope you all are ready for tonight’s main show.
Smackdown Live Women’s Division vs. Raw Women’s Division
Nia Jax received a pretty negative response from the WWE Universe during her entrance! As we all know, she busted Becky Lynch’s face up during the Smackdown invasion of Raw last Monday, leaving Becky out of the match against Ronda Rousey tonight.
Tamina and Naomi started the match off tangling up. Tamina knocks Mella off the apron and goes for Asuka, now it's a brawl between the two teams. It all ended with a springboard dropkick from Naomi to the #Facebreaker Nia Jax and an elimination by Tamina to Naomi. Mella then came in and rolled the veteran up to eliminate her as well.
Carmella held the 7 second dance and Nia Jax came in to face off with her. Mandy Rose tagged in to go at the former Women's Champion but gets flattened. Mickie James tags in for Jax and Mandy Rose brings the fight to her. Rose tags in Asuka and receives a huge pop. She lays out James! Neither team can get the edge of one another!
Bayley and Sasha are working together after Asuka tags in Deville. James tags herself back in and gets laid out. Mandy Rose tags herself back in and pins James. Mella and Bayley come in and Mella sets up for the corner attack. Bayley catches her off guard with the Bayley-to-Belly for the elimination. Mandy Rose comes in and is looking like the MVP for the Blue Brand so far. She begins to wear down Bayley!
Bayley gets Sasha Banks in and Banks catches Rose with the Banks Statement to make her tap for the elimination. Deville comes in and goes at Banks. Asuka tags in to get a piece before tagging Deville back in. Deville begins to wear down Banks. Banks tags Bayley in and Bayley brings the energy! After a nearfall, Deville turns it around and wants to eliminate Bayley but Jax stops the pin. She goes for the corner attack to Deville but Deville moves, allowing Asuka to take control of Jax.
Banks stops the attack to Jax from Asuka. Bayley capitalizes on the inside with a back suplex and a nearfall. Things spill to the outside and both women couldn't make it back in, resulting in a double countout. Asuka and Banks have to make it inside to resume to fight. They go at each other! Asuka is delivering thunderous shots that could send chills through the human body!
Jax tries to come up on the apron and is knocked off by The Empress. Things go back to the outside with Banks in control. They get back in and go at it. As Banks sets up for the frog splash, her partner Jax pushed her off the top rope, allowing Asuka to lock in the Asuka Lock to make Banks tap and eliminating her!
Jax comes in and capitalizes on the distraction and flattens Asuka with repeated leg drops and the finish to lock in the first official victory for Raw.
Winner: Nia Jax
Raw: 1, Smackdown: 0
Up next, for the first time ever, and possibly the only time ever, Intercontinental Champion Seth Rollins will take on United States Champion Shinsuke Nakamura!
Seth Rollins vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
Starting off, Nakamura displays those "con artist skills." He plays the mind games and shows his vintage "COME ONNNN!" Seth plays into it and jumps at him. They tangle up and Seth mocks Shinsuke with a "COME ONNNN!" of his own. They tangle up once again and Shinsuke slides out of the ropes to regroup.
Shinsuke comes back in to go at the IC Champ but Rollins stops him after a leg drop to Nakamura laying in between the ropes. He sets up for the signature suicide dive but Nakamura changes sides, causing Rollins to change direction. On the dive attempt, Nakamura stops Rollins' momentum with a kick and is in control of this one!
He's picking Rollins apart, imposing his will. Rollins tries fighting his way back against the King of Strong Style. Nakamura gets him in the corner for the stomps. Rollins catches his foot and lays him out. Rollins picks up the energy! He throws Nakamura out of the ring and sets up for the suicide dive, delivering two in a row! The WWE Universe calls for one more and he gives them one more! Three suicide dives in a row to Shinsuke.
Back in the ring, Rollins soars through the sky with a springboard clothesline to the US Champion. Rollins is in control so far. He goes for a suplex but Nakamura turns it over with a lightning kick quick. He goes to work on Rollins with series of kicks. They end up in the corner and Rollins gets propped up on the turnbuckle, followed by the kick to the midsection and a two count.
Rollins wants to turn it over but Nakamura takes exception. Rollins gets out of another maneuver and kicks Nakamura and a nearfall. He sets up for the buckle bomb, Nakamura counters and goes at the neck of Rollins. This just made the IC Champ mad and brought more energy out of him. He goes for a clothesline but Nakamura counters it into a triangle hold. Rollins fights his way back to his feet and turns Shinsuke's triangle hold into a buckle bomb! Can Rollins capitalize?
Rollins sets up for the Curb Stomp but Nakamura gives him a boot. Rollins turns it over for the knee finisher, Nakamura with the landslide and another two count. Nakamura is in disbelief! Rollins has absorbed so much punishment. The US Champ goes up top and Rollins meets him with the Superplex and a falcon arrow with the nearfall! Rollins looks to capitalize and they exchange blows in the center of the ring. Nakamura wins the battle of strikes and delivers the kick to the back of the head and sets up for the knee to face! Rollins counters and lays him out with the knee of his own for the two count.
Rollins heads up top and attempts the frog splash, Nakamura moves and follows up with the Kinshasa to the back of the head. Rollins powers out of the pin and everyone is in disbelief! Shinsuke tunes up for one more but Rollins counters it. They exchange a series of counters but Rollins catches Shinsuke with the Curb Stomp for the win!
Winner by pinfall: Seth Rollins
Raw: 2, Smackdown: 0
That was an awesome match! Hopefully these two future Hall of Famers can meet up again in the WWE ring some day.
The Raw Superstars are in the locker room and are trying to get on the same page. Braun Strowman comes out and barks out orders. McIntyre takes exception and lays out his 2018 timeline. Baron Corbin comes in and squashes all of it. Strowman, since he can't touch Corbin until after Survivor Series, lays out Lio Rush. R-Truth shows up and says they need to get it together...but he's not on the Raw roster. Hilarious!
Smackdown Tag Team Champions The Bar w/ Big Show vs. Raw Tag Team Champions Authors of Pain w/ Drake Maverick
During the match, former WWE Superstar Enzo Amore has been spotted in the crowd! He's pretty much drawing all of the early attention in this match. These two powerhouse teams are going at it, displaying that strength. Cesaro goes for the swing but is stopped by AoP.
Akam gets in and is picking Cesaro apart. Razar comes in and continues the job. Sheamus intervenes and the two big guys go at it. The ref tries to keep Sheamus out and Cesaro rolls up Razar. Akam tags back in and goes back at him. Cesaro fights him off and gets Sheamus in. Sheamus brings the fire and Razar comes in for Akam.
Sheamus sets up for the Brogue Kick but the ref gets distracted. Cesaro with the shot to Razar and the Brogue Kick. Drake Maverick pulls Razar's leg up on the rope to break up the pin. Cesaro chases him around the ring. Big Show with the Knockout Punch to Maverick. He picks him up on the apron and chokes him until the man literally pissed his pants. The Bar and Show all gathered around and couldn't help but to look on and laugh. AoP with the tag team chemistry to put Sheamus away off the distraction!
Winners by pinfall: Authors of Pain
This win actually was a big one for AoP's career.
Raw: 3, Smackdown: 0
In the Blue Brand locker room, Shane McMahon and The Miz are hyping up their team. R-Truth joins them and everyone is wondering why he's in there. But the Smackdown roster seem ready to fight!
Up next, it's Cruiserweight action! Buddy Murphy defends his title against Mustafa Ali.
WWE Cruiserweight Championship Match: Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Mustafa Ali
Buddy Murphy and Mustafa Ali went all out for this one. They definitely put on a show. Honestly, they damn near stole the show. Ali got going with a flip off the top rope onto the floor. Murphy countered with a Tope Con Hilo. Their chemistry along with their athleticism was on full display tonight. Ali dove onto Murphy off the announce table. Murphy nearly won off a superkick and a powerbomb into a sit-out powerbomb that got the crowd going. Murphy caught Ali in the air and off the top rope with a knee. He followed with Murphy's Law to retain!
Winner by pinfall and STILL champion: Buddy Murphy
Daniel Bryan was interviewed. She asked if Daniel was ready for this match with Lesnar after little preparation considering he had just won the title last week. He smiled and walked away.
Team Raw vs. Team Smackdown
Braun wanted Joe first but Drew tags himself in. Samoa Joe and Drew McIntyre start things off and Joe immediately goes for the Coquina Clutch, but Drew gets out. Drew hit the big boot and covered Joe for the first three count of the match early on. Joe is out already!
Jeff comes in and brings the fight to Drew. Dolph comes in and looks for a superkick, but Jeff moves and gets Shane in. Ziggler dropkicks Shane, then he looks for a superkick but Shane stops him. Shane looks for a leaping elbow shot, but Ziggler catches him offguard with Zig Zag. The Miz breaks up the cover then tags in. Ziggler hits Miz with a kick, then Strowman tags in. Before Strowman can do anything, McIntyre tags himself back in. Braun and Drew start going at it, then the aprons clear. Smackdown with that pact mentality on Strowman. Braun fights them all off, but then Rey sets him up and gives him the 619. Miz and Shane get Braun to the floor. Both teams brawl at ringside in front of the announce tables. Shane takes one apart and Team SmackDown lays Braun on the announce table, then Shane flies off the top rope with a flying elbow on Braun through the table.
Back in the ring, Miz goes at Drew with kicks. Stephanie and Paige are watching on backstage. Drew headbutts Miz. Finn wants the tag, but Drew refuses to be a team player today. Drew punches Miz, then Finn tags himself in on Drew’s back and he kicks Drew. Finn and Miz go at it, and Balor stomps on Miz. Balor kicks Miz, and Miz rolls to the outside then Balor follows up with a suicide dive. Balor then hits the Sling Blade on Hardy at ringside, then turns his attention back to Miz with a running dropkick.
Back in the ring, Rey and Balor go at it. Balor hits a neckbreaker for a two count. Rey sets up Finn on the ropes and goes for the 619, but Finn moves and hits the Sling Blade. Balor dropkicks Rey down, then he goes up top. Finn misses the Coup De Grace, and Rey sets up Finn once again and delivers the 619. Rey follows up with a splash to eliminate him.
Drew comes in and mauls Rey. Drew gets distracted with Finn and knocks him down. The distraction leads to Rey dropkicking Drew into the rope. Lashley tags in and boots Rey. Lashley gorilla press slams Rey. Rey misses a shot and Lashley throws Rey into the corner, then hits neckbreaker. Lashley goes for the vertical suplex, but Rey fights it and hits a DDT. Ziggler comes in and Rey kicks him. Jeff tags in and trades blows with Dolph. Jeff looks for the Twist of Fate, but Ziggler escapes. Drew distracts Jeff, so Jeff knocks him down and hits a tornado DDT at ringside.
Back in the ring, Ziggler hits a DDT on Jeff for a two count. Ziggler looks for the superkick, but Jeff stops it and hits the Twist of Fate. Jeff goes up top for the Swanton Bomb, but Ziggler blocks it with his knees. Miz tags in and hits a running knee strike on Ziggler. Shane is finally up to his feet, and Miz wants him to get back in the ring and do a flying dropkick. Miz sets Ziggler down in the corner, and Shane goes up on the opposite corner. Shane hits the flying coast-to-coast dropkick on Ziggler in the corner for the three count, and Ziggler is eliminated.
Lashley comes in and beats on Shane, then hits some suplexes. Miz tags in, and Lashley suplexes him too. Lashley misses a spear in the corner and hits the ring post. Miz hits a running clothesline on Lashley in the corner, then he sits Lashley down in the corner and he orders Shane up on the opposite corner again. An exhausted Shane leaps for the dropkick, but Braun Strowman hops up on the apron and clotheslines Shane out of the air. Jeff and Braun both tag in and go at it now. Jeff looks for the Twist of Fate, but Braun counters it into the powerslam for the three count.
Rey comes flying off the top at Braun, then hits several kicks to the leg of the big man. Rey drops Braun on the ropes and sets up for the 619, but Braun catches him and drops the powerslam for another three count to eliminate the future Hall of Famer. Braun charges around the ring and shoulder tackles Shane at ringside.
Back in the ring, Braun hits the powerslam on Miz for the three count. It’s down to Shane vs. Braun, Drew and Lashley. The exhausted Shane tells Braun to bring it, so Braun powerfully dropkicks him into the corner and follows up with a splash. Braun hits the powerslam on Shane for the three count to win it for Raw.
Winners: Team Raw
Baron Corbin attacked Braun after the match and left upstage with Lashley and McIntyre, celebrating with arrogance.
Raw: 4, Smackdown: 0
Seth Rollins is being interviewed and is pretty exhausted after his victory against Shinsuke. He just got word that he'll be defending his title at TLC against his former Shield brother, Dean Ambrose.
Up next, Charlotte Flair will take on the Raw Women's Champion Ronda Rousey in a dream match! Stay tuned!
Ronda Rousey vs. Charlotte Flair
Off the opening bell, they trade hits. Ronda goes for the arm early on, but Charlotte fights it. Ronda goes for it again, but Charlotte breaks away. Ronda tries to grab Charlotte, but Charlotte takes her down with a headlock. Ronda appears to be bleeding from the mouth after an elbow. They fight over to the ropes and Ronda applies the arm bar until the referee calls for the break at 5 seconds.
Back on the mat, Ronda looks for the armbar again but Charlotte fights away. Charlotte locks in a Boston crab, then goes for the Figure Four but Ronda kicks at her. Charlotte goes for the Natural Selection, but Ronda catches her and looks for the armbar. Charlotte lays Ronda and then goes up top for a moonsault, but Ronda gets her feet up to stop it. Ronda hits a rolling Samoan drop, but Charlotte response with a spear for a two count. Charlotte locks in the Figure Four, but Ronda escapes it. They fall out to ringside and Ronda sends Charlotte crashing into the barricade.
Back in the ring, Ronda throws Charlotte to the mat several times. Charlotte fires back with those famous Flair chops to the chest and kicks to the leg. Charlotte looks for the move, but Ronda catches her off guard and goes for the armbar. Charlotte escapes it, but Ronda comes back with another Samoan Drop. Charlotte rolls to the outside and Ronda chases her, but Charlotte grabs a kendo stick and hits Ronda with it. The ref calls for the bell!
Winner by DQ: Ronda Rousey
Raw: 5, Smackdown: 0
Charlotte immediately got up and sent Ronda into the steps and beats her with the kendo stick. She sends her into the ring and beats her with, yet, another kendo stick. She goes to get a chair and the ref tries to stop her. She leaves and comes back to give her the Natural Selection on the chair. She sets up the chair around Ronda's neck and pushes the ref out. She stomps on the chair! Nothing says a nice heel turn like a stomp on the chair around a person's neck! The WWE Universe even thanked Charlotte for this one as it was beautifully executed and just possibly set up a main event match between the two at Wrestlemania 35.
Speaking of main events, tonight's is up next. These two men weren't able to properly prepare for each other. But tonight, we get to see the newest edition of Daniel Bryan! Should be exciting.
Daniel Bryan vs. Brock Lesnar w/ Paul Heyman
Bryan starts off with a dropkick to Lesnar’s leg, then he backs away. Bryan rolls to the outside and taunts The Beast Lesnar. Bryan dances around and continues to taunt Lesnar. Bryan throws a kick, but Lesnar catches him and clotheslines him. Lesnar follows up with a German suplex straight from Suplex City and gets Bryan back to the middle of the ring by the leg. Bryan is bleeding from the elbow. Brock gets Bryan in the corner and then drops the belly to belly overhead suplex straight outta Suplex City once again.
Bryan heads outside to regroup, and Brock follows to throw him back inside. Brock locks him in a bear hug and is just giving lots of gifts from Suplex City tonight. Brock follows up with the F5 but instead of pinning the WWE Champion, Brock continues to play around with him. Bryan with the kicks to the head. Brock goes for another F5, but Bryan’s legs his the referee and knocks him down. Bryan kicks Brock below the belt, and follows up with a running knee to Brock for a two count. Bryan with the kicks and stomps on Brock’s head repeatedly. Bryan goes for a running knee strike, but Brock stops it. Brock goes for the clothesline, but Bryan dodges it and sends Lesnar to the floor. Bryan with the suicide dive attempt, but Brock catches him.
Bryan escapes and shoves Brock into the post. Bryan follows up with a drive by on the apron. Bryan with another suicide dive attempt, but Brock catches him again and slams him into the steel post. Brock picks up the steel steps, tries to attack Bryan but misses. Bryan capitalizes with a knee to the face. Brock fights off Bryan and they get back inside.
Bryan hits a running knee strike for the two count on Brock. Bryan follows up with a missile dropkick off the top rope and follows with knee strikes. and Brock tries to block one, but Bryan locks him in the Yes! Lock. Brock fights out of it, and Bryan looks for a triangle. Brock picks up Bryan and hits the F5 for the victory.
Winner by pinfall: Brock Lesnar
Raw wins 6-0!
Well Raw swept the show! Join us this week for two crazy shows in Raw and Smackdown. Hope you all enjoyed tonight's show! Have a great rest of your night and have an awesome week! Good night wrestling world!