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Jeff Hardy and Sheamus fought inside an empty bar
It its Friday night that suggests its time for another edition of WWE SmackDown. This night’s show is coming off of the Extreme Rules PPV. Leaving that event there were stories to advance and brand-new angles to provide.
The night began with the Golden Role Designs showing off all of the women’s titles in Raw and SmackDown. Their event was warded off by Nikki Cross and Alexa Happiness, however the tables were switched on them. Bayley revealed that Cross and Happiness should deal with each other for a shot next week at her SmackDown women’s title. This resulted in an instant match in between the former tag team champions.
The match in between colleagues began gradually however the strength level got rapidly. Banks and Bayley were on commentary, annoying their competitors at every action which resulted in Cross and Happiness laying them out. Happiness and Cross exchanged holds up until Happiness pursued Cross’s hurt ribs. The near falls begun to accumulate for both women, however neither had the ability to keep the advantage. Cross would outmaneuver her partner to get the finish after missing out on a splash from the leading rope. Happiness visited look at her however was rolled up and pinned in the middle of the ring.
Matt Riddle was out next for action up versus former cruiserweight champ, Tony Nese. Riddle went right to deal with Nese, attempting to put him away early. Nese discovered some offense, however was still overwhelmed by the former NXT tag team champ. Riddle would win by means of pin fall.
Gran Metalik makes a title shot
A fatal-four method followed with a shot on the line at AJ Styles Intercontinental title. Lince Dorado, Gran Metalik, Drew Gulak and Chad Gable were included in thismatch This was a fast- paced match from the really start as each guy left their feet willingly or with the assistance of anopponent Although Dorado and Metalik are tag team partners, there appeared to be some alliances forming in this personmatch Gable took over striking a range of suplexes on every guy included. Gable’s momentum continued up until the very end when he discovered himself on the getting end of an elbow visit Metalik which enabled him to make the title and the success shot.
Jeff Hardy and Sheamus continued their fight in a “bar fight.” As if this was something out of a bad film, Sheamus and Hardy met at a bar, shared a beverage and some lines of dialogue prior to coming down to their fight. For Sheamus this was home field benefit and he took it as such, overcoming on Hardy early. They combated all around the bar, winding up in the restroom where Sheamus wound up in the urinal. Hardy would not head out without a fight as he fought back several times versus the multiple-time champ. It looked like Sheamus was going to leave of the bar in when piece up until Hardy’s face paint inexplicably appeared on his face, offering him the second wind to land a Swanton Bomb off of the ladder and make the pin on the bar flooring.
July 24 SmackDown Results
Nikki Cross beat Alexa Happiness by means of pin fallMatt Riddle beat Tony Nese by means of pin fallGran Metalik beat Chad Gable, Lince Dorado and Drew Gulak in a fatal-four wayJeff Hardy beat Sheamus in a bar fight by means of pin fall Next: WWE NXT: Karrion Kross beat Dominick Dijakovic