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Tonight’s SmackDown is set to feature more of the feud between Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar leading up to their championship match at WrestleMania. Tonight we will also see Shinsuke Nakamura taking on Jimmy Uso as the team of Nakamura and Boogs look to challenge for the SmackDown Tag Team Championships at WrestleMania.
It should be interesting to see how things play out on tonight’s show.
SmackDown begins with Brock Lesnar standing outside of Roman Reigns’ locker room. Lesnar is interviewed, Lesnar says that upper management told him he is not allowed to have any contact with Reigns unless he is provoked. Lesnar walks into Reigns’ room and sits on the couch and waits for Reigns to provoke him.
Shinsuke Nakamura vs Jimmy Uso
The match begins with a lock up. Jimmy Uso hits a shoulder tackle. Nakamura gets in a waist lock that Jimmy reverses into a wrist lock on Nakamura. Nakamura breaks free but jimmy hits with another shoulder tackle. Nakamura hits a double knee drop and slams Jimmy’s head off the turnbuckle. Nakamura places Jimmy on the apron and hits a running knee. back in the ring Jimmy hits a lariat to take Nakamura to the mat. Jimmy hits a back suplex and covers for two. Jimmy hits an enziguri and Nakamura falls to the outside. Jimmy goes for a dive but Nakamura stops Jimmy with a kick.
The match continues live with Nakamura hitting a drop kick. Nakamura hits the knee strike in the corner and covers for two. Nakamura hits a flying knee from the top rope and looks to be going for a Kinshasa when Jey Uso attacks Boogs on the outside which causes a distraction that allows Jimmy to hit a super kick, Jimmy covers for a two count. Nakamura hits the Kinshasa and covers for the three count.
Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura
Xavier Woods vs Ridge Holland
The match that was originally scheduled to feature Kofi Kingston begins with Woods hitting a low kick. Holland springs up and hits a big shoulder tackle. Woods gets in a quick roll up for the three count.
Winner: Xavier Woods
Back live with Ronda Rousey in the ring. Rousey says that she’s not just going to take Charlotte’s title at WrestleMania and that when she makes Charlotte tap out, she will make Charlotte hand her the title. Charlotte appears on the titantron and she says that she in not there tonight and that she as the champion does not answer to Rousey. Rousey says that Charlotte beating her at WrestleMania will be the biggest win of Charlotte’s career, but Rousey winning will just be another victory for her.
We cut to backstage where Brock Lesnar is interviewed while he is still in Reigns’ locker room. Lesnar says he is having way too much fun to leave Reigns’ locker room now. Lesnar breaks even more things in Reigns’ locker room as he continues to wait for Reigns to show up.
Ricochet vs Angel
The match begins with a lock up and Angel quickly backs Ricochet to the corner. Angel slams Ricochet’s head off the turnbuckle. Ricochet hits a drop kick and hits a flying cross body. Ricochet tries to go back up top but Humberto causes a distraction which allows Angel to get a roll up for three.
After the match, Ricochet gets on the mic and calls out Humberto for an impromptu match
Ricochet vs Humberto
Our newly made match begins with Ricochet hitting a head scissors take down. Ricochet follows with a drop kick to send Humerto to the outside. Ricochet hits a dive over the top rope.
Back live with Ricochet hitting a huricanrana with Humberto balancing off the middle rope. Ricochet hits a running uppercut in the corner and follows with a springboard moonsault off the middle rope. Angel causes a distraction allowing Humbert to get a roll up but Ricochet is able to kick out. Ricochet goe to the top but Angel drags Humberto out of the ring. Ricochet dives onto Angel outside to take him out. Ricochet hits Humberto with a tornado DDT outside. Ricochet throws Humberto back in the ring but Angel grabs Ricochet’s foot preventing him from beating the 10 count.
Winner by Count out: Humberto
Sasha Banks vs Shayna Baszler vs Rhea Ripley vs Queen Zelina
The fatal 4 way match begins with Baszler and Zelina leaving the ring leaving Banks and Ripley to go at it. Banks hits a strong right hand and follows with an arm drag. Banks hits a bulldog and covers for two. Zelina and Carmella run in the ring and everyone there gets into a brawl in the ring.
The match continues live with Baszler hitting a knee strike to Banks. Zelina takes down Ripley with a head scissors take down, Zelina goes for a cover for two. Banks locks in the bank statement on Zelina and Baszler runs in and locks in a wrist lock. Banks transitions to have the bank statement locked in on both of them before Ripley runs in to break the hold with a kick. Baszler goes for the Kirafuda clutch on Ripley but Banks runs in and hits the back stabber. Baszler drags Zelina outside and Ripley hits a dive to Baszler and Zelina hits Ripley with a huricanrana off the apron. Zelina gets back in the ring and Banks catches her in the bank statement and Zelina taps out.
Winner: Sasha Banks
Backstage we see a car pull up and Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman come out from the car and begin walking to meet Lesnar.
Back live with Universal Champion Roman Reigns making his way out to the ring accompanied by Paul Heyman. A camera shows Reigns’ locker room where Lesnar is nowhere to be seen. The camera cuts to show Lesnar swinging a pick axe and destroying Reigns’ car for the second week in a row. Lesnar throws the axe aside and begins to march to the ring. Lesnar makes his way to the ring through the crowd. Lesnar grabs a chair as several security guards stand in front of Lesnar. Lesnar swings the chair and takes out every single guard in quick fashion. Reigns leaves the ring as Lesnar stands alone with the chair in the ring. Lesnar exits the ring and hits the security guards with the chair again for good measure. Lesnar grabs another chair and chases Michael Cole and Pat McAfee away from the announce table. SmackDown goes off the air with Lesnar smiling with a chair held high on the announce table.
That’s it for this week’s SmackDown. Let us know what you thought and we’ll see you back here next Friday for more SmackDown coverage. Until then, stay safe!