SmackDown Live

WWE SmackDown Live Results – January 16, 2018

WWE SmackDown Live
January 16, 2018
Laredo Energy Arena
Laredo, Texas

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Transcription by Josh Lopez

The New Day In-Ring Segment: 

First Match: Xavier Woods w/The New Day vs. Jinder Mahal w/The Singh Brothers in a Second Round Match In The Vacated WWE United States Championship Tournament 

Jinder drops Woods with a Thrust Kick. Jinder with a clubbing blow to the back of Woods. Jinder throws multiple haymakers. Following a snap mare takeover, Jinder delivers a Running Knee Drop. Jinder with a Back Elbow Strike to Woods for a two count. Jinder applies a rear chin lock. Woods dropkicks Jinder. Jinder responds with another Back Elbow Strike. Jinder follows that with a Running Knee Drop for a two count.

Coming out of the commercial break, Jinder applies an arm-bar. Woods create distance with a jaw breaker. Woods kicks Jinder in the gut. Jinder clotheslines Woods for a two count. Jinder continues to apply more pressure to the back of Woods. Jinder lands a series of SlingShot Knee Drops. Big E is throwing pancakes at the Singh Brothers. Jinder applies a rear chin lock. Woods gets back to a vertical base. Jinder sends Woods face first across the top rope. Jinder is mauling Woods in the corner. Woods gets back in the ring at the count of nine.

Woods fires up with a series of haymakers. Jinder whips Woods back first across the turnbuckles. Jinder with clubbing crossfaces to Woods. Woods goes for the Honor Roll, but Jinder counters with a Jumping Knee Strike for a two count. Woods starts lighting up Jinder’s chest. Jinder regains momentum with another lariat. Jinder transitions into a ground and pound attack. Jinder applies a Modified Abdominal Stretch. Woods connects with a Hip Toss. Jinder responds with a Jaw Breaker. Jinder is trying to wear down Woods in the center of the ring.

Jinder places Woods on the top turnbuckle. Woods delivers a stiff HeadButt which sends Jinder crashing to the canvas. Woods lands a Missile Dropkick. Woods and Jinder are trading back and forth shots. Jinder decks Woods with a Throat Punch. Woods responds with two running forearm smashes. Woods slides under Jinder. Woods connects with a Discus Forearm Smash.

Woods goes for the SlingShot Tornado DDT, but Jinder blocks it. Woods hits the enzuigiri. Woods follows that with a Shining Wizard for a two count. The New Day brings The Singh Brothers to the backstage area. Woods with a Belly to Back Suplex to Jinder. Woods goes for a SpringBoard Elbow Drop, but Jinder ducks out of the way. Jinder sends Woods throat first across the bottom rope. Jinder plants Woods with The Khallas to pickup the victory.

Winner: Jinder Mahal via Pinfall 

AJ Styles Backstage Interview: 

Second Match: Bobby Roode vs. Mojo Rawley In A Second Round Match In The Vacated WWE United States Championship Tournament 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Rawley drives Roode face first into the canvas. Roode applies a side headlock. Roode connects with a Waist Lock TakeDown. Roode starts grappling around Rawley. Roode does the Glorious Pose. Rawley backs Roode into the turnbuckles. Roode rocks Rawley with a clubbing haymaker. Roode follows that with a knife edge chop. Roode with a back elbow strike for a one count. Roode applies a rear chin lock. Roode transitions into a Front Face Lock.

Rawley runs through Roode with a Running Shoulder Block. Rawley and Roode are trading back and forth shots.  Rawley bounces Roode head on the top turnbuckle pad. Rawley connects with a Running Body Avalanche which sends Roode back first to the ringside barricade. Coming out of the commercial break, Rawley applies an Abdominal Stretch. Roode creates distance with a Hip Toss.

Roode goes for a Elbow Drop, but Rawley ducks out of the way. Rawley connects with a Big Boot for a two count. Rawley is ramming his shoulders into the midsection of Roode. Following a snap mare takeover, Rawley applies an Modified Abdominal Stretch. Rawley is mauling Roode in the corner. Roode sends Rawley shoulder first to the steel ring post. Roode is landing multiple haymakers.

Roode clotheslines Rawley. Roode follows that with a Neck Breaker. Roode connects with a BlockBuster for a two count. Roode goes for the Glorious DDT, but Rawley counters with a Hyper Drive for a two count. Rawley is talking smack to Roode. Roode kicks Rawley in the jaw. Roode connects with a SpineBuster. Roode plants Rawley with The Glorious DDT to pickup the victory. After the match, The Singh Brothers attacks Roode.

Winner: Bobby Roode via Pinfall 

Third Match: Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch and Naomi vs. The Riott Squad 

Charlotte and Liv Morgan will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Charlotte sends Morgan to the corner. Charlotte with a Waist Lock TakeDown for a one count. Charlotte applies a front face lock. Morgan kicks Charlotte in the face. Charlotte responds with a series of knife edge chops. Charlotte connects with a German Suplex. Morgan tags in Ruby. Charlotte kicks Ruby in the chest. Charlotte applies a Cravate. Charlotte with a series of Leg Scissors TakeOvers to Ruby.

Charlotte drops Ruby with a Big Boot. Charlotte tags in Becky. Charlotte and Becky are double teaming Ruby. Becky tags in Naomi. Naomi with a Running Clothesline to Ruby. Becky lands a Flying Forearm Smash off the ring apron. Becky knocks Ruby off the ring apron. Becky lands a Spinning Heel Kick. Logan repeatedly stomps on Becky’s chest. Logan with a Running Knee Strike for a two count. The Riott Squad are cutting the ring in half. Ruby applies a rear chin lock.

Ruby drives Becky’s head to the canvas. Morgan with a Tornado FaceBuster to Becky for a two count. Morgan follows that with a Seated Senton. Morgan is talking smack to Becky. Becky fires up with multiple bodyshots. Morgan connects with a Hair Whip. Logan applies a Half Nelson Chin Lock. Logan drops Becky with a Running Shoulder Tackle. Becky tosses Logan out of the ring. Logan knocks Charlotte off the ring apron.

Logan goes for a BodySlam, but Becky lands back on her feet. Becky makes the tag to Naomi. Naomi with a Leaping Clothesline to Morgan. Naomi lands a SpringBoard RoundHouse Kick. Naomi repeatedly kicks Morgan’s shoulders. Naomi with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block for a two count. Charlotte Spears Logan. Charlotte rolls Logan out of the ring. Ruby attack Naomi behind the referee’s back. Morgan plants Naomi with The Jersey CodeBreaker to pickup the victory.

Winner: The Riott Squad via Pinfall 

The Usos Backstage Interview: 

Fourth Match: Jinder Mahal w/The Singh Brothers vs. Bobby Roode For The Vacated WWE United States Championship 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Jinder backs Roode into the turnbuckles. Jinder points at the United States Championship. Roode blocks a  Big Boot from Jinder. Roode with a Haymaker/Chop Combination. Jinder kicks Roode in the gut. Jinder with a clubbing blow to the back of Roode. Jinder repeatedly stomps on Roode’s chest in the corner. Roode bounces Jinder’s head on the top turnbuckle. Roode transitions into a Corner Mount. Jinder kicks Roode in the chest. Roode lowers the top rope which sends Jinder crashing to the outside. Jinder sends Roode sternum first into the steel ring steps. Jinder dumps Roode on the ringside barricade.

Coming out of the commercial break, Jinder is mauling Roode in the corner. Jinder drives Roode rib first into the steel ring post. Jinder knocks Roode off the ring apron. Jinder rolls Roode back into the ring. Jinder applies an Abdominal Stretch. Jinder drops Roode with a Knee Lift. Jinder follows that with a dropkick for a two count. Jinder kicks Roode in the ribs. Jinder delivers a series of SlingShot Knee Drops. Jinder and Roode are trading back and forth shots.

Jinder with a Jumping Knee Strike for a two count. Jinder applies an Bow and Arrow Stretch. Roode with a SunsetFlip for a two count. Jinder responds with a Thrust Kick for a two count. Jinder will clubbing crossfaces to Roode. Roode creates separation with a Back Elbow Strike. Roode clotheslines Jinder over the top rope. Roode connects with a Flying Clothesline off the ring apron. Roode rolls Jinder back into the ring.

Jinder negates a Crossbody Block for a two count. Roode with a Corner Clothesline to Jinder. Roode kicks Jinder in the jaw. Roode follows that with a BlockBuster for a two count. Roode goes for the Glorious DDT, but Jinder blocks it. Jinder rolls Roode over for a two count. Both men are knocked down after a double clothesline. Roode connects with a SpineBuster. Jinder with a schoolboy roll up for a two count. Jinder goes for The Khallas, but Roode counters with The Glorious DDT to pickup the victory.

Winner: New WWE United States Champion, Bobby Roode via Pinfall 

Check out Episode 88 of the Josh Lopez Wrestling Podcast 

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