• SmackDown Results – Brock Lesnar Hasn’t Gone Anywhere!
– WWE CEO Stephanie McMahon kicked off tonight’s episode of SmackDown. She got emotional while talking about her father Vince McMahon retiring earlier today.
Stephanie talked about what Vince did for the WWE and a “Thank You Vince” chant broke out.
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– Street Profits came out and talked about how they are going to become the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions next Saturday at SummerSlam.
Mr. Money In The Bank Theory then came out and said no one cares what Street Profits are going to do at SummerSlam and that everyone cares what he’s going to do.
Theory said first he’s going to win back the United States Championship from Bobby Lashley and then he’ll cash-in on either Brock Lesnar or Roman Reigns to win the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship.
The Usos then came out and told Theory to keep The Tribal Chief’s name out of his mouth. A brawl then broke out. Madcap Moss also came out and went after Theory.
Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins were left standing tall and they posed with the Tag Team Titles.
– Ludwig Kaiser def. Shinsuke Nakamura after Intercontinental Champion Gunther punched Nakamura when the referee wasn’t looking
Gunther chopped Ludwig after the match anyway.
– Ronda Rousey & Liv Morgan come face to face ahead of their SmackDown Women’s Title Match at SummerSlam. Liv said:
“I’m going to beat you because I love this (Title) more than you.”
– Happy Corbin attacked Pat McAfee while McAfee was doing commentary. McAfee ran behind Corbin to the back and they brawled in the Gorilla Position.
– The Viking Raiders def. Jinder Mahal & Shanky via Count-Out
– Sheamus & Drew McIntyre came face to face in the ring and Drew asked Sheamus when did he become such a b*tch. Drew said they have the chance to main event the 1st WWE UK premium live event in 30 years and Sheamus is acting like a b*tch.
Sheamus agreed to face Drew in a #1 Contenders Match, but next week. The winner will face the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion for the Title at Clash At The Castle in September.
However, Sheamus set a stipulation for this match. Drew’s Sword Angela will be banned he and wants to be able to use Shillelagh instead.
Adam Pearce made this Irish Donnybrook match official for next week’s go-home edition of SmackDown for SummerSlam.
– Raquel Rodriguez def. Sonya Deville
– Lacey Evans said she has done more today than everyone in the crowd has done in the past year. She is so accomplished because she wakes up, works and wins. Lacey punched Aliyah before their match could begin.
– NXT’s Sofia Cromwell is revealed to be Max Dupri’s little sister Maxxine Dupri.
– Madcap Moss & Street Profits def. Mr. Money In The Bank Theory & Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos via DQ after Theory attacked Madcap with his MITB briefcase
Brock Lesnar came out to a huge pop after the match and destroyed Theory to end the show.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (July 22, 1989) – NWA PRO Wrestling
On this day in 1989, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA PRO Wrestling’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘NWA The Great American Bash 1989’ PPV.
The card can be found below:
The Dynamic Dudes vs. Cruel Connection/Jerry Price
The Sky Scrapers vs. Casey/Lloyd
Brian Pillman vs. Cougar Jay
The Samoans vs. Mike Justice/Tony Suber
Wild Bill Irwin vs. Mark Smith
Ranger Ross vs. Rip Morgan