WWE SmackDown Live
July 10, 2018
Manchester, New Hampshire
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
Miz TV With Special Guests: Team Hell No, The Bludgeon Brothers, Sanity and The New Day
First Match: AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
Rusev joins the commentary for this match. Nakamura attacks Styles after the bell rings. Styles leapfrogs over Nakamura. Styles dropkicks Nakamura. Nakamura is mauling Styles in the corner. Styles thrust kicks the midsection of Nakamura. Styles irish whips Nakamura to the corner. Nakamura sends Styles to the apron. Styles creates distance with a Forearm Smash. Styles goes for The Phenomenal Forearm, but Nakamura blocks it. Nakamura throws Styles into the ringside barricade. Nakamura rolls Styles back into the ring. Nakamura with the cover for a one count. Nakamura applies a half nelson chin lock. Styles and Nakamura are trading back and forth shots.
Nakamura delivers an Axe Kick. Nakamura follows that with a Front Suplex. Nakamura goes for The Kinshasa, but Styles rolls him over for a two count. Styles rocks Nakamura with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Nakamura kicks Styles in the jaw. Nakamura places Styles on the top turnbuckle. Nakamura with a Corner Knee Strike. Nakamura PowerSlams Styles for a two count. Nakamura repeatedly kicks Styles in the ribs. Nakamura drops Styles with a Spinning Heel Kick for a two count.
Coming out of the commercial break, Styles unloads multiple knife edge chops. Styles connects with The Phenomenal Blitz. Styles with a Basement Forearm Smash to Nakamura. Styles with a Corner Clothesline. Nakamura tells Styles to bring it. Styles with The Ushigoroshi for a two count. Styles goes for The Styles Clash, but Nakamura counters with a Triangle Choke. Styles with a pinning combination for a two count. Nakamura goes for a Reverse Exploder Suplex, but Styles lands back on his feet. Styles mocks Nakamura.
Styles sends Nakamura to the floor. Styles lands The Phenomenal Forearm. Aiden English talks smack to Styles. Styles punches English in the face. Nakamura responds a Leg Lariat. Nakamura inadvertently takes out English with The Kinshasa. Styles drives Nakamura into the steel ring steps. Styles sets up for another Phenomenal Forearm. Rusev trips Styles to cause the disqualification. After the match, Rusev gets Styles in position for The Kinshasa. Jeff Hardy storms into the ring to make the save. Hardy with a Double Basement Dropkick to Rusev and Nakamura.
Winner: AJ Styles via Disqualification
— WWE (@WWE) July 11, 2018
Second Match: AJ Styles & Jeff Hardy vs. Rusev & Shinsuke Nakamura w/Aiden English
Styles and Rusev will start things off. Styles kicks the right leg of Rusev. Styles is throwing haymakers at Rusev. Rusev clotheslines Styles for a one count. Rusev repeatedly stomps on Styles back. Rusev applies a wrist lock. Rusev drops Styles with a big haymaker. Rusev drives his knee into the midsection of Styles. Rusev applies a Bear Hug. Rusev bodyslams Styles. Rusev follows that with a Vertical Suplex. Rusev goes back to the Bear Hug. Styles is trying to create separation.
Rusev goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Styles counters with a Sleeper Hold. Rusev backs Styles into the turnbuckles. Styles sends Rusev crashing shoulder first into the steel ring post. Styles tags in Hardy. Hardy with rapid fire haymakers to Rusev. Hardy with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Hardy with a Split Legged Basement Dropkick for a two count. Hardy kicks Rusev in the gut.
Hardy goes for The Twist of Fate, but Rusev blocks it. Hardy decks Rusev with a Back Elbow Smash. Hardy hits The Whisper In The Wind. Nakamura negates the pinning opportunity. Styles blasts Nakamura with a Sliding Knee Smash. Rusev sends Styles crashing to the outside. Rusev goes for The Machka Kick, but Hardy counters with a Twist of Fate. Nakamura knocks Hardy off the top turnbuckle. Rusev connects with The Macha Kick to pickup the victory.
Winner: Rusev & Shinsuke Nakamura via Pinfall
— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) July 11, 2018
Third Match: Asuka vs. James Ellsworth w/Carmella in a Lumberjack Match
Ellsworth dodges a Spinning Back Fist from Asuka. Becky Lynch and Naomi rolls Ellsworth back into the ring. Ellsworth is trying to regain his composure. Asuka talks smack to Ellsworth. Asuka goes for a RoundHouse Kick, but Ellsworth ducks out of the way. Asuka kicks Ellsworth in the chest. Asuka knocks Ellsworth off the ring apron with a Running Hip Attack.
The entire SmackDown Women’s Division tosses Ellsworth back into the ring. Asuka unloads multiple strikes. Asuka with a Pop Up Knee Strike to Ellsworth. Asuka follows that with a Sliding Knee Strike. Ellsworth is trying to leave New Hampshire. A pier six brawl breaks out in the ringside area. Asuka wipes out the field with a Flying Crossbody Block. Ellsworth grabs hair spray from Carmella.
Asuka with a Spinning Heel Kick. Carmella hops on the ring apron to distract Asuka. Asuka sends Ellsworth crashing into Carmella. Asuka applies The Asuka Lock which forces Ellsworth to tap out. After the match, Carmella attacks Asuka from behind. Asuka slaps Carmella in the face. Asuka brings her lightning quick offense to Carmella. Ellsworth blinds Asuka with hair spray. Carmella SuperKicks Asuka.
Winner: Asuka via Submission
Team Hell No & The New Day Backstage Segment:
Carmella, James Ellsworth and Paige Backstage Segment:
Fourth Match: Andrade Cien Almas w/Zelina Vega vs. Sin Cara
Almas shoves Sin Cara. Almas with a Back Elbow Strike to Sin Cara. Almas slaps Sin Cara in the chest. Almas goes for a Tilt-A-Whirl Back Breaker, but Sin Cara counters with a Deep Arm-Drag. Sin Cara with a Tilt-A-Whirl HeadScissors TakeOver. Sin Cara follows that with a Suicide Dive. Sin Cara rolls Almas back into the ring. Almas applies a Waist Lock. Almas with a NeckBreaker/Lariat Combination.
Almas and Sin Cara are trading back and forth shots. Sin Cara delivers a SpringBoard Crossbody Block. Sin Cara lands a SpringBoard MoonSault. Sin Cara connects with The Volador Spiral for a two count. Sin Cara goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Almas lands back on his feet. Almas drops Sin Cara with a Back Elbow Smash. Almas goes for The HammerLock DDT, but Sin Cara counters with an inside cradle for a two count.
Almas unloads vicious open hand chop. Sin Cara sends Almas crashing to the outside. Sin Cara hits a SlingShot Hurricanrana. Sin Cara goes for a Top Rope Splash, but Almas gets his knees up in the air. Sin Cara has Almas perched on the top turnbuckle. Almas gets Sin Cara tied in the tree of woe. Almas with a Flying Double Foot Stomp. Almas connects with The ShotGun Meteora to pickup the victory.
Winner: Andrade Cien Almas via Pinfall
WWE Extreme Rules 2018 Match Card
– The New Day vs. Sanity in a Tables Match (WWE Extreme Rules Kickoff)
– Dolph Ziggler (c) w/Drew McIntyre vs. Seth Rollins in a 30-Minute Iron Man Match For The WWE Intercontinental Championship
– #WOKEN Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt (c) vs. The B-Team For The WWE Raw Tag Team Championship
– Jeff Hardy (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura For The WWE United States Championship
– Carmella (c) vs. Asuka For The WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship. James Ellsworth will be suspended above the ring inside a shark cage.
– Finn Balor vs. Constable Baron Corbin
– Kevin Owens vs. Braun Strowman in a Steel Cage Match
– AJ Styles (c) vs. Rusev w/Aiden English For The WWE Championship
– The Bludgeon Brothers (c) vs. Team Hell No For The WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship
– Alexa Bliss (c) vs. Nia Jax in a Extreme Rules Match For The WWE Raw Women’s Championship
– Roman Reigns vs. Bobby Lashley
Sanity & The Bludgeon Brothers Promo:
Fifth Match: Team Hell No & The New Day vs. The Bludgeon Brothers & Sanity in a 10-Man Tag Team Match
A pier six brawl breaks out before the bell rings. Xavier Woods and Alexander Wolfe will start things off. Woods applies a Cravate. Following a snap mare takeover, Woods tags in Kofi. Kofi drops Wolfe with The PK. Woods follows that with a Sliding Lariat. New Day unloads multiple elbow drops. Kofi tags in Big E. Big E with a Running Splash for a two count. Big E tags in Woods. Woods punches Wolfe in the ribs. Wolfe fires back with haymakers. Woods kicks Wolfe in the jaw for a two count. Woods bounces Wolfe’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Woods knocks Young off the ring apron. Wolfe with a German Suplex to Woods. Rowan tags himself in.
Rowan with a PumpHandle BackBreaker. Rowan bodyslams Woods. Rowan with a Running Elbow Drop. Rowan tags in Harper. Harper with a SlingShot Senton for a two count. Harper applies a side headlock. Woods gets back to a vertical base. Dain tags himself in. Dain drives his elbow into Wood’s forehead. Dain applies a cravate. Woods with shots to the midsection of Dain. Woods decks Dain with a Back Elbow Smash. Woods is desperately trying to fight out of the Bludgeon Brothers and Sanity’s corner. Dain connects with The Waste Land. Dain follows that with a Running Senton.
Coming out of the commercial break, Rowan has Woods trapped in a Vice Grip. Woods with a Jaw Breaker to Rowan. Rowan responds with a Back Elbow Strike. Rowan tags in Harper. Harper slaps Rowan in the face. Rowan with a Body Avalanche to Woods. Harper with a Michinoku Driver for a two count. The New Day and Sanity starts brawling. Woods rocks Harper with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Woods creates distance with a SlingShot Tornado DDT. Woods tags in Bryan.
Bryan ducks a clothesline from Young. Bryan with a Wrecking Ball Dropkick to Rowan. Bryan is throwing haymakers at Young. Bryan unloads multiple YES! Kicks in the corner. Bryan dives over Young. Bryan with a Running Clothesline. Bryan dropkicks Wolfe and Dain off the ring apron. Bryan with a Corner Dropkick to Young. Bryan connects with a Top Rope FrankenSteiner. Bryan follows that with more YES! Kicks.
Bryan goes for a Leg Lariat, but Young rolls him over for a two count. Bryan applies The YES! Lock. Wolfe breaks up the submission attempt. Kane ChokeSlams Wolfe. Rowan responds with a Spinning Heel Kick. Woods lands a Missile Dropkick. Harper hits The Black Hole Slam. Kofi continues this sequence with The SOS. Kofi takes out Harper with a Flying Crossbody Block. Dain levels Kofi with The Divide. Big E Spears Dain out of the ring. Bryan plants Young with The Running Knee to pickup the victory.
Winner: Team Hell No & The New Day via Pinfall
— WWE (@WWE) July 11, 2018
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