• WWE SmackDown Results – Break Up & New Gimmick, In-Ring Debut
– Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos kicked off tonight’s SmackDown and cut an emotional promo.
They talked about completing 12 years in WWE a couple of days back. Usos thanked the fans for booing them & cheering them over the years.
Usos then revealed that they are kidding and they didn’t need any fans for their success.
Shinsuke Nakamura interrupted and challenges them for their Titles. The Usos questioned who Nakamura’s Tag Team Partner is.
Riddle then came out as Nakamura’s partner and a brawl broke out.
– Shotzi told the Women’s Locker Room to stand up for themselves and explained why each one of them deserves to face Ronda Rousey, and that Raquel Rodriguez shouldn’t get the opportunity to face Rousey again. The other women then locked Shotzi in the locker room.
– SmackDown Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey vs. Raquel Rodriguez ended in a DQ after Natalya & Shayna Baszler attacked them. This turned into a Tag Team match.
– SmackDown Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey & Raquel Rodriguez def. Natalya & Shayna Baszler
– Los Lotharios def. Jinder Mahal & Shanky
Prior to the match, Jinder couldn’t find Shanky. He then found Shanky dancing in his room. After losing the match, Mahal was mad at Shanky and Shanky told him bye-bye. It looks like their partnership is over.
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It also looks like Shanky has a new gimmick. He then danced for the female WWE ring announcer and tried to impress her.
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The 7-foot-tall wrestler also received a new nickname tonight: “The Skyscraping” Shanky.
– RAW Superstar Kevin Owens hosted The Kevin Owens Show, with the guest scheduled to be a member of The Bloodline. The guest turned out to be Sami Zayn, who is a self-proclaimed member of The Bloodline.
Sami said he knows Ezekiel is Elias and Owens hugged him. Kevin then asked Sami to leave everything he’s doing on SmackDown and come to RAW with him to prove that Ezekiel is actually Elias. Sami declined and said that The Bloodline needs him on SmackDown.
Kevin said Sami needs to stop because he is not in The Bloodline. Sami got angry and said he was lying, and said that Elias & Ezekiel are two different people.
Sami shoved Kevin to the mat after Owens said The Bloodline doesn’t care about him. Owens then lost it and hit a ring crew member with a Stunner.
– Gunther & Ludvig Kaiser def. Intercontinental Champion Ricochet & Drew Gulak
This was Ludvig’s SmackDown in-ring debut. Ludvig pinned Gulak to pick up the win for his team. Gunther attacked Ricochet after the match, while Ludvig kicked Gulak again.
– Sami Zayn had a conversation with The Usos backstage and said he doesn’t think he getting enough respect as a part of The Bloodline and asked if he’s really a member. Sami then learned that he’s an honorary Uce.
– Prior to their main event match, The New Day revealed that their mystery tag team partner against Sheamus’ stable is former 2-time WWE Champion Drew McIntyre.
– Drew McIntyre & The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods) def. The Brawling Brutes (Sheamus, Ridge Holland & Butch)
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (May 27, 2004) – WWE SmackDown!
On this day in 2004, World Wrestling Entertainment aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE SmackDown!’.
It was pre-taped at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE The Great American Bash 2004’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. Dudley Boyz vs. Rey Mysterio & Rob Van Dam
2. Booker T vs. Scotty Too Hotty
3. Spike Dudley & Torrie Wilson vs. Jamie Noble & Dawn Marie
4. Chavo Guerrero Sr. vs. Akio
5. Lumberjack Match: John Cena vs. Renee Dupree