WWE SmackDown (5/20/2022): Title Unification Match

A WWE will air another edition of SmackDown this Friday on the FOX channel, from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to the Hell in a Cell on June 5.


– Shinsuke Nakamura won Sami Zayn
– Gunther defeated Drew Gulak
– Raquel Rodriguez defeated Shotzi
– Xavier Woods beat Butch
– SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos (Jey & Jimmy Uso) venceram Raw Tag Team Champions RK-Bro (Randy Orton & Riddle) (Championship Unification Match)


SmackDown opened with Bloodline coming to the ring and the “tribal leader” explaining that today is the day to not only recognize him, but also recognize his cousins, the Usos. Paul Heyman then started off by saying that Roman Reigns is the greatest of all time and the Usos will become the greatest team in history today when they unify the Tag Team Titles and defeat the greatest team in Raw, The Usos. Raw Tags. .

WWE Universal Champion’s undisputed adviser Roman Reigns says The Usos will go home with the titles or they won’t even return to the Island of Relevance and all he tells us is a divulge. The segment ended with the “tribal leader” saying he expects victory and knows they will win it.

– Shinsuke Nakamura won Sami Zayn: Shinsuke Nakamura came in strong and controlled for a few minutes, but Sami Zayn, with some cheating in the mix, was able to turn the momentum in his favor.

The “Great Liberator” dominated for several minutes, but the “King of Strong Style” with his powerful strikes balanced this openerbut the first near win belonged to Sami Zayn, when he nearly won on the count.

In the end, Shinsuke Nakamura almost surrendered the victory by relybut when Sami Zayn entered the ring he was surprised with a Kinshasa.

Then we had a video package back SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos.

Then there was another edition of Happy Talk and Happy Corbin started off by insulting the fans and then had us rewatch his attack on Madcap Moss’ neck, then saying his former associate didn’t respect him the way he deserves. be respected. At the end of the segment, Happy Corbin broke the trophy in reference to Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal 2022.

– Gunther defeated Drew Gulak: Gunther came on dominant and had no problem taking the win after a Powerbomb. Once the match was over, Gunther continued the attack on Drew Gulak, until WWE Intercontinental Champion Ricochet entered the ring and the European duo left without further physical contact.

In Adam Pearce’s office, Max Dupri (LA Knight) said he signed a contract with SmackDown, which was confirmed after a somewhat odd exchange of words.

Behind the scenes, Raw Tag Team Champions RK-Bro seemed confident of today’s victory.

Then we had Shotzi and Aliyah to chat, but these were interrupted by Raquel Gonzalez, and the tattooed fighter didn’t mince words and insulted the formerNXT Fairly aggressive women’s champion.

– Raquel Rodriguez defeated Shotzi: Raquel Rodriguez used her strength to control the first minutes of this match, but Shotzi still managed to have an offense, but “Big Mami Cool” put her strength back into play and took the victory after her. Chingona Bomb.

Backstage, Xavier Woods was interviewed and he pushed Butch to say that he can’t win alone and that he challenges him to come to the ring without the company of Sheamus and Ridge Holland.

– Xavier Woods beat Butch: Xavier Woods came better, but aggressively Butch turned the momentum in his favor and so the Briton dominated for several minutes.

When Butch started to get frustrated at not getting the win, he got caught up in a pin fast by Xavier Woods, who took the win. After the match ended, Ridge Holland and Sheamus distracted Xavier Woods, which allowed Butch to attack.

Backstage Xavier Woods was interviewed and he was annoyed that the New Days were still outnumbered and that next week Kofi Kingston was back and he had a third person to help them in this fight against the group of Sheamus.

even before the main event start, Michael Cole announced that Sasha Banks and Noemie have been suspended by WWE indefinitely, and that there will soon be a tournament to define the new WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions.

– SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos (Jey & Jimmy Uso) venceram Raw Tag Team Champions RK-Bro (Randy Orton & Riddle) (Championship Unification Match): The RK-Bro gave it their all in this match, but a trip from Riddle to the corner that nearly injured him, opened up space for The Usos to dominate for several minutes. The SmackDown Tag Team Champions did their best to stop the “Original Bro” from doing the label to Randy Orton, but when he entered the ring, the “Viper” turned the fight upside down, even nearly winning with a RKO in Jimmy Use.

The chaos started to increase and with that the near wins were becoming more and more frequent, and in the end Paul Heyman distracted the ref which made room for Roman Reigns on the ref’s back , to throw Riddle off the third rope down, which made room for Jey Uso to hit his Splash and thus The Usos are the new undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions.

As soon as the match ended, the “Tribal Chief” attacked Riddle, while The Usos attacked Randy Orton, and we saw Jey Uso climb the top rope and fly onto the announce table where Riddle was.

The attack ended when Roman Reigns applied his Guillotine choke to Randy Orton, with the final moments of this SmackDown being with Bloodline holding all the titles.

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