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Below are the complete results from tonight’s Draft edition of SmackDown, which featured 3 more matches being announced for Backlash France.

– Tonight’s Draft edition of SmackDown kicked off with Paul Heyman announcing that Roman Reigns has voluntarily withdrawn himself from the 2024 Draft.

Heyman said The Head of the Table has built SmackDown since the pandemic and he isn’t leaving the brand.

Paul also said since Roman won’t be returning in the immediate future, he won’t be hogging the No.1 Draft pick spot, that’s not what a “real” Tribal Chief does.

– Cody Rhodes and AJ Styles signed the contract to make their WWE Championship match official for Backlash France.

– Triple H and Cody Rhodes announced the 1st Round Draft picks. Here are the picks:


1. Bianca Belair

2. Carmelo Hayes


1. Jey Uso

2. Seth Rollins

– Carmelo Hayes came out and told WWE Champion Cody Rhodes that when he shoots, he don’t miss. Carmelo said he wants to shoot his shot against The American Nightmare. Cody accepted Carmelo’s challenge for a match tonight.

– LWO (Rey Mysterio & Dragon Lee) def. Legado Del Fantasma (Angel & Berto)

After the match, Santos Escobar said he has something to show, and it’s backstage footage that showed Carlito attacking fellow LWO member Dragon Lee before WrestleMania 40. Carlito then officially turned heel, pushed Lee into Mysterio and took him out with a Backstabber and ran away.

– Bron Breakker def. Cedric Alexander

– Michelle McCool and Torrie Wilson announced the 2nd round Draft picks:


3. Randy Orton

4. Nia Jax


3. Bron Breakker

4. Liv Morgan

– Paul Heyman informed Solo Sikoa that he hasn’t been drafted yet and explained the Roman Reigns situation. Kevin Owens attacked Solo and Tama Tonga from behind.

– Bianca Belair & Jade Cargill will face The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka & Kairi Sane) for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship at Backlash France.

– Randy Orton saved Kevin Owens from Solo Sikoa and Tama Tonga.

– The Dudley Boyz, Bubba Ray Dudley & D-Von Dudley, reunited to announce the 3rd round Draft picks:


5. LA Knight

6. The Bloodline (Solo Sikoa, Tama Tonga & Paul Heyman)


5. Ricochet

6. Sheamus

– Naomi vs. Tiffany Stratton ended in a No Contest when Nia Jax attacked everyone, including WWE Women’s Champion Bayley (who was on commentary)

Stratton then hit both Naomi & Bayley with a Moonsault.

– Karrion Kross’ Final Testament faction attacked New Catch Republic (Tyler Bate & Pete Dunne) backstage.

– Teddy Long and JBL came out to announce the Round 4 Draft picks:


7. AJ Styles

8. Andrade


7. Alpha Academy (Chad Gable, Otis, Akira Tozawa & Maxxine Dupri)

8. Kiana James

– Nick Aldis announced that Bayley will defend the WWE Women’s Championship against Naomi and Tiffany Stratton in a Triple Threat Match at Backlash France. Teddy Long announced that Randy Orton & Kevin Owens will take on The Bloodline (Solo Sikoa & Tama Tonga) in a tag team match at Backlash.

– Undisputed WWE Champion Cody Rhodes def. Carmelo Hayes

Cody showed respect to Carmelo after the match. AJ Styles almost attacked Cody from behind, but stopped and said he was this close to laying out Cody. Both men shook hands to end the show.

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