– Tonight’s post-Night Of Champions episode of SmackDown kicked off with Michael Cole & Wade Barrett announcing that we’re going to celebrate Roman Reigns tonight.
A video package was shown for Roman’s 1,000 day reign as champion and graphics for all the men that he has surpassed was shown. They even showed CM Punk’s 434-day reign as WWE Champion if you’re wondering.
– United States Champion Austin Theory said Roman’s title reign is very impressive, but it would be even more impressive if you add his United States Title reign to it, which would make it 1,209 days.
Theory said if WWE keeps giving him guys like Sheamus, then he’d be champion forever. Theory said fans can’t really boo him because he’s 25 years old and already the greatest to ever do it. He plugged in the fact that he defeated John Cena at WrestleMania.
He then introduced Pretty Deadly. Elton Prince and Kit Wilson said Theory is the champion that the people deserve.
– United States Champion Austin Theory & Pretty Deadly def. The Brawling Brutes (Sheamus, Butch & Ridge Holland)
Theory pinned Holland to pick up the win for his team.
– In a backstage segment, Paul Heyman told Solo Sikoa that he wants tonight to be special for Roman Reigns. Heyman said he’s going to make sure The Usos are nowhere to be found.
– The O.C. celebrated AJ Styles’ 46th birthday in a backstage segment.
– Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson def. Hit Row (Top Dolla & Ashante Adonis)
Top Dolla hit Anderson with a Big Boot after the match, which led to AJ Styles taking Top Dolla out with a Phenomenal Forearm. Michael Cole & Wade Barrett dissed Top Dolla on commentary.
– Adam Pearce assured Paul Heyman that The Usos won’t interfere in Roman Reigns’ celebration tonight and Security will be there to protect The Tribal Chief.
– New RAW Women’s Champion Asuka appeared on The Grayson Waller Effect. IYO SKY, Bayley, Shotzi, Lacey Evans & Zelina Vega came out and talked about how they’re going to win the Women’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match.
Asuka left the ring and said no one’s ready for her. Bianca Belair attacked her from behind and the referees and producers came out to separate them.
– Cameron Grimes told Adam Pearce that the next time Baron Corbin shows his face on SmackDown, he’s going to take him out.
– Zelina Vega def. Lacey Evans to qualify for the Women’s Money In The Bank 2023 Ladder Match
Lacey attacked Zelina before the match.
– LWO congratulated Zelina backstage. Santos Escobar said he will qualify for the Men’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match next week.
– LA Knight def. Montez Ford to qualify for the Men’s Money In The Bank 2023 Ladder Match
Knight grabbed the rope to pin Ford. After the match, LA climbed up a Ladder and posed in the sight of the MITB briefcase.
– WWE Hall of Famer Triple H came out in the main event segment of tonight’s SmackDown for the celebration of Roman Reigns.
HHH put over The Tribal Chief and said Roman is the guy people will be telling their children and grandchildren about.
Triple H then called out the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion. There’s a new title on a podium in the ring, as we reported before.
Roman came out with Paul Heyman and Solo Sikoa. Roman & Heyman shook Triple H’s hand.
Triple H congratulated Roman for doing something that hasn’t been done in the company in 40 years.
The King Of Kings then gave the new Undisputed Title to Roman. Roman posed with it and got a pyro celebration. Triple H then put the Title around Roman’s waist.
The Usos then came out. Jimmy had a face-off with Roman and Roman told Jey to superkick Jimmy.
Jimmy said Roman needs to be handled and said Solo better be careful because eventually Roman will abuse him too.
Fans chanted for Usos which led to Roman saying fans are chanted that because of him.
Solo then said he acknowledges his Tribal Chief, but The Usos are his brothers and sided with them.
Jimmy then asked what is it going to be? Will Roman go solo or run it together like they used to. Jimmy then shoved Roman in the face and fans chanted “Holy Sh*t”.
Roman was about to attack, but Jey stopped him and said he needs them. Roman then got emotional and hugged Jimmy, and said “No” to the idea of them running things together again.
In a big swerve, Solo then hit Jimmy with the Samoan Spike! Michael Cole said on commentary that Jimmy is out of The Bloodline.
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Paul Heyman asked Roman what about Jey? Roman said Jey will do what he always does, he will fall in line.
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