Throwback SmackDown started with Jimmy Usos’s return, chaos and a high-stakes WrestleMania Backlash stipulation
Nonetheless relishing in barring Daniel Bryan from SmackDown final week, Common Champion Roman Reigns welcomed again his cousin Jimmy Uso to the present as The Chief of “Sure!” Motion’s “alternative.”
When Seth Rollins jumped an rising Cesaro from behind and the 2 Superstars started to brawl previous to their extremely anticipated WrestleMania rematch, legendary Common Supervisor Theodore Lengthy hit the scene as a part of the particular Throwback episode of SmackDown! By the ability given to him by WWE Official Adam Pierce, Teddy revealed that if Cesaro beat The SmackDown Savior tonight, he would earn the precise to problem Roman Reigns at WrestleMania Backlash. Moments later, The Head of the Desk attacked The Swiss Superman from behind and opened the door for Rollins to hurl him into the metal stairs.
Cesaro def. Seth Rollins to earn to proper to face Common Champion Roman Reigns at WrestleMania Backlash
Within the subsequent matchup between Cesaro and Rollins, Rollins made it clear that he did not need Jey Uso’s assist. When he shoved Jey to the bottom, although, Jimmy Uso hit The Architect with a Superkick and paved the way in which for The Swiss Superman to hit the Neutralizer and earn the precise to problem Roman Reigns at WrestleMania Backlash.
Carmella def. Ruby Riott
The Untouchable One scored a powerful victory over Ruby Riott by making The Riott Squad Famous person faucet out to the Code of Silence out of nowhere.
SmackDown Ladies’s Champion Bianca Belair and Bayley acquired right into a brawl
Bayley tried to belittle SmackDown Ladies’s Champion Bianca Belair by together with her in an inventory of Ladies’s Champions in WWE that she felt have been “not at Bayley’s stage.” This set off a confrontation between the WrestleMania Backlash opponents that quickly turned risky. After Bayley acquired maintain of Belair’s earing, she unleashed a vicious beatdown that ship a message to The EST of WWE.
Dominik Mysterio def. Dolph Ziggler
Though SmackDown Tag Group Champion Dolph Ziggler was scheduled to tackle Rey Mysterio, The Showoff goaded Dominik till the youthful Mysterio took his father’s place and overcame him with a fast win.
Tamina def. Reginald by Disqualification
After defeating Nia Jax final week, Tamina discovered herself in a matchup in opposition to the acrobatic sommelier Reginald trying to defend the dignity of the WWE Ladies’s Tag Group Champions. As quickly as Tamina hit the Superkick on Reginald and regarded able to hit the Splash off the highest rope, nonetheless, The Irresistible Drive and The Queen of Spade attacked Tamina to finish the match. Within the aftermath, they unleashed a vicious assault on Tamina and Natalya.
King Corbin, Intercontinental Champion Apollo Crews, Sami Zayn, Otis & Chad Gable gained the 10-Man Tag Group Match
With our bodies all over the place in the colossal 10-Man Tag Group Match arrange by legendary SmackDown Common Supervisor Teddy Lengthy, Shinsuke Nakamura failed to comprehend that King Corbin had been tagged into the competition, opening the door for the brutal monarch to choose up the win for his workforce.
Jimmy Uso’s reluctance to acknowledge Roman Reigns paved the way in which for Cesaro’s onslaught
Within the remaining moments of SmackDown, Jimmy got here to the ring out of affection for his brother Jey, however he turned his again on Common Champion Roman Reigns, who demanded that he acknowledge him. As Jey got here to his brother’s facet in an try to persuade him, Cesaro out of the blue emerged from behind Reigns and took down The Head of the Desk. Though Jimmy reluctantly reentered the ring to assist Jey, each Usos ended up on the canvas, and Reigns was dropped by a Neutralizer from his WrestleMania Backlash challenger.