WWE SmackDown Live
June 5, 2018
American Bank Center
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
Carmella, Asuka, Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville and Paige In-Ring Segment:
First Match: Asuka vs. Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville in a Handicap Match
Asuka and Deville will start things off. Deville goes for the early single leg takedown. Asuka kicks the left hamstring of Deville. Asuka throws Deville to the corner. Rose tags herself in. Rose with a shot to the midsection of Asuka. Rose tags in Deville. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Asuka applies a wrist lock. Deville with a Forearm Smash to Asuka. Deville with a Waist Lock TakeDown. Asuka locks in a Knee Bar, but Deville crawls to the bottom rope to create separation. Asuka drops Deville with a single leg takedown. Deville responds with a Hip Toss. Deville goes for a Sliding Knee Strike, but Asuka ducks out of the way. Asuka dropkicks Deville. Deville unloads multiple strikes. Deville tags in Rose.
Rose repeatedly stomps on Asuka’s chest. Frequent tags from Deville and Rose. Rose applies a rear chin lock. Asuka gets back to a vertical base. Rose slams Asuka’s head on the canvas for a one count. Rose goes back to the rear chin lock. Rose charges into Asuka. Asuka fires up with Two Running Hip Attacks. Asuka with a Missile Dropkick to Rose. Carmella is trying to distract Asuka. Deville attacks Asuka from behind. Carmella starts moonwalking on the announce table. Following a snap mare takeover, Deville applies a Body Scissors Hold. Deville connects with a SpineBuster for a two count.
Deville drags Asuka to the corner. Deville tags in Rose. Rose stomps on Asuka’s head. Rose transitions into a ground and pound attack. Rose gets Asuka trapped in The Octopus Stretch. Rose with a Reverse Suplex for a two count. Rose is taking her frustrations out on Asuka. Rose goes for Angels Wings, but Asuka rolls her over for a two count. Asuka knocks Deville off the ring apron. Coming out of the commercial break, Asuka and Rose are trading back and forth shots. Asuka shoves Rose. Asuka ducks a clothesline from Rose. Asuka delivers a Running Dropkick. Asuka with a German Suplex to Rose. Rose decks Asuka with a Back Elbow Smash.
Rose tags in Deville. Asuka responds with a Spinning Heel Kick. Asuka follows that with a Pop Up Knee Strike. Asuka with a Running Hip Attack for a two count. Asuka tosses Rose out of the ring. Deville with the schoolgirl rollup for a two count. Asuka rocks Deville with a RoundHouse Kick. Deville Spears Asuka for a two count. Deville levels Asuka with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Asuka applies The Asuka Lock which forces Deville to tap out. After the match, Carmella walks into the ring. Asuka lays out Rose. Carmella attacks Asuka from behind. Carmella SuperKicks Asuka.
Winner: Asuka via Submission
The Miz & The New Day Backstage Segment:
Second Match: Luke Harper w/Erick Rowan vs. Karl Anderson w/Luke Gallows
Harper dropkicks Anderson. Harper follows that with a Uppercut. Harper is mauling Anderson in the corner. Harper with a clubbing blow to the back of Anderson. Harper with a sliding forearm smash. Harper with the lateral press for a two count.
Harper blasts Anderson with a knife edge chop. Harper rakes the eyes of Anderson. Harper drops Anderson with a Palm Thrust. Harper connects with a BossSlam. Anderson thrust kicks the left knee of Harper. Harper responds with another uppercut. Harper goes for a SuperKick, but Anderson rolls him over to pickup the victory.
Winner: Karl Anderson via Pinfall
Naomi & Jimmy Uso Backstage Segment:
Third Match: Naomi & Jimmy Uso vs. Lana & Aiden English
English and Jimmy will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. English applies a side headlock. Jimmy uppercuts English. English says that his voice is the money maker. English is trying to regain his stamina in the corner. English needs to protect his instrument. English tags in Lana. Naomi and Jimmy delivers Stereo Step Up Enzuigiri’s. Naomi lands a Running Plancha. Lana avoids a flurry of roundhouse kicks from Naomi. Naomi kicks Lana in the chest. Naomi is distracted by English. Lana attacks Naomi from behind. Lana hits The Macha Kick for a two count. Lana is wearing down Naomi on the middle rope.
Lana blasts Naomi with a Running Meteora. Lana with the cover for a two count. Lana is choking Naomi with her boot. Lana slams Naomi’s head on the canvas. Lana applies a rear chin lock. Lana with a Bow and Arrow Stomp to Naomi. Lana mocks Jimmy. Naomi dropkicks Lana. Lana prevents Naomi from making the tag. Lana with Two Elbow Drops for a two count. Lana goes back to the rear chin lock. Naomi gets back to a vertical base. Naomi decks Lana with a Jaw Breaker. Lana and Naomi engages in a tug of war.
Naomi rolls Lana over for a two count. Both ladies are knock down after a double clothesline. Naomi makes the hot tag to Jimmy. Jimmy brings his lightning quick offense to English. Jimmy goes for a Samoan Drop, but English lands back on his feet. Jimmy rocks English with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Jimmy connects with a Running Stinkface for a two count. Lana slaps Jimmy in the face. Naomi responds with a Pop Up Lou Thez Press. Naomi and Lana starts brawling on the floor. English with a Running Hip Attack to Jimmy. Naomi lands a Flying Crossbody Block. Jimmy SuperKicks English to pickup the victory.
Winner: Naomi & Jimmy Uso via Pinfall
AJ Styles & Shinsuke Nakamura Money In The Bank Contract Signing
Fourth Match: Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Becky with an arm-drag takeover to Charlotte. Charlotte blocks The Dis Arm Her. Charlotte tosses Becky out of the ring. Charlotte with a single leg takedown. Charlotte goes for The Figure Eight, but Becky blocks it. Beck applies a side headlock. Charlotte reverses the hold. Charlotte leapfrogs over Becky. Charlotte with a HeadScissors TakeOver. Charlotte with a leg sweep for a two count. A long pinning exchange leads us to a standoff in the center of the ring.
Both ladies are knockdown after a double crossbody block. Becky with a Jaw Breaker to Charlotte. Becky follows that with a dropkick. Becky delivers her lightning quick offense. Becky goes for a Twisting Leg Drop, but Charlotte ducks out of the way. Charlotte unloads multiple Push Up FaceBusters. Charlotte drives her knee into the midsection of Becky. Becky fires up with two deep arm-drags. Becky applies an arm-bar. Coming out of the commercial break, Charlotte and Becky are trading back and forth shots.
Charlotte with a series of knife edge chops. Becky uppercuts Charlotte. Charlotte with a BackSlide Cover for a two count. Charlotte drops Becky with a Big Boot. Charlotte with a Belly to Back Suplex. Becky kicks Charlotte in the jaw. Charlotte negates The SpringBoard Side Kick from Becky. Charlotte with a Twisting Back Breaker for a two count. Becky creates distance with a Leaping Forearm Smash.
Becky with a Flying Leg Drop for a two count. Becky goes for The Dis Arm Her, but Charlotte rolls her over for a two count. Charlotte Spears Becky. Charlotte with a SlingShot Crossbody Block. Charlotte rolls Becky back into the ring. Charlotte goes for The MoonSault, but Becky gets her knees up in the air. Becky with the lateral press for a two count. Becky finally locks in The Dis Arm Her which forces Charlotte to tap out.
Winner: Becky Lynch via Submission
Samoa Joe Backstage Interview:
Big Cass Promo:
Andrade Cien Almas, Zelina Vega and Sin Cara Backstage Segment:
Fifth Match: The New Day vs. The Miz, Samoa Joe and Rusev in a 6-Man Tag Team Match
Woods and Miz will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Miz drives his knee into the midsection of Woods. Miz repeatedly stomps on Woods chest. Miz yells at The New Day. Woods ducks a clothesline from Miz. Woods slides under Miz. Woods drops Miz with a Discus Forearm Smash for a one count. Woods uppercuts Miz. Woods tags in Kofi. Following a snap mare takeover, Kofi hits The PK. Woods with a Sliding Lariat to Miz. Woods lands a Top Rope Elbow Drop. Kofi tags in Big E. Big E wraps the sequence with a Running Splash for a two count. Joe tags himself in. Joe unloads multiple jabs. Joe with Muay Thai Knee Strikes to Big E. Big E fires back with a Belly to Belly Suplex. Big E tags in Woods. Woods delivers a Flying Double Axe Handle. Woods blasts Joe with a knife edge chop. Woods knocks Miz off the ring apron. Joe with a Step Up Enzuigiri to Woods.
Coming out of the commercial break, Miz is cutting the ring in half. Miz applies a rear chin lock. Miz with a Knee Lift to Woods. Miz places Woods on the top turnbuckle pad. Woods sends Miz crashing to the canvas. Woods lands a Missile Dropkick. Miz tags in Joe. Joe takes a swing at Big E. Rusev whips Big E shoulder first to the steel ring steps. Woods rocks Joe with The Shining Wizard. Woods makes the hot tag to Kofi. Kofi clears the ring. Kofi dropkicks Miz. Miz ducks a clothesline from Kofi. Miz kicks Kofi in the gut. Kofi with a Flying Crossbody Block for a two count. Kofi goes for The SOS, but Miz blocks it.
Kofi puts down Miz with a Leaping Lariat. Kofi follows that with The New Day Boom Drop. Kofi goes for the Trouble In Paradise. Kofi is distracted by Joe. Miz hits The Implant DDT for a two count. Kofi negates The Skull Crushing Finale. Rusev makes a blind tag. Kofi leapfrogs over Miz. Rusev goes for a Back Body Drop, but Kofi lands back on his feet. Kofi kicks Rusev in the jaw. Kofi tags in Big E. Big E delivers a series of Belly To Belly Suplex’s. Big E goes for a Spear, but Rusev counters with a RoundHouse Kick. Rusev tags in Joe.
Joe with an Uranage Slam for a two count. Rusev with a haymaker to Woods. Woods lowers the top rope which sends Rusev tumbling to the outside. Woods lands a SomerSault Plancha. Joe tags in Miz. Kofi takes out Joe with a SpringBoard Trust Fall. Big E Spears Miz out of the ring. Joe gets Woods trapped in the Coquina Clutch. Rusev drops Kofi with The Machka Kick. Miz whips Big E shoulder first into the steel ring post. Miz inadvertently throws pancakes at Rusev and Joe. Rusev responds with another Machka Kick. Joe follows that with a Running Senton. The New Day plants Miz with The Midnight Hour to pickup the victory.
Winner: The New Day via Pinfall
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