WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (9/30/22): Drew McIntyre, Kevin Owens, Johnny Gargano vs. Austin Theory & The Alpha Academy

WWE Friday Night SmackDown
September 30, 2022
Canada Life Centre
Winnipeg, Canada

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Commentators (Michael Cole & Corey Graves)

Ring Announcer: Samantha Irvin 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Sami Zayn & Solo Sikoa vs. Ricochet & Riddick Moss

Sami Zayn and Ricochet will start things off. Zayn drop steps into a side headlock. Wrist Lock Exchange. Ricochet is throwing haymakers at Zayn. Zayn reverses out of the irish whip from Ricochet. Ricochet slips over Zayn’s back. Ricochet rolls under a clothesline from Zayn. Ricochet with a Headscissors Takeover. Ricochet dropkicks Zayn. Ricochet tags in Moss. Moss with clubbing shoulder blocks. Moss with a Back Body Drop. Zayn with a drop toe hold into the middle rope. Zayn tags in Sikoa. Sikoa kicks Moss in the gut. Sikoa is throwing haymakers at Moss. Sikoa HeadButts Moss. Sikoa repeatedly stomps on Moss’s chest. Zayn kicks Moss in the face. Sikoa applies a wrist lock. Sikoa tags in Zayn. Zayn kicks Moss in the gut. Zayn with a straight right hand. Moss ducks a clothesline from Zayn. Moss launches Zayn over the top rope. Ricochet with an Apron Enzuigiri. Moss with a Jumping Knee Lift. Moss sends Ricochet crashing into the cavalry.

The Bloodline has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Sikoa applies a nerve hold. Ricochet with heavy bodyshots. Sikoa punches Ricochet in the back. Sikoa reapplies the nerve hold. Ricochet is throwing haymakers at Sikoa. SIkoa reverses out of the irish whip from Ricochet. Sikoa with The Samoan Drop for a two count. Sikoa repeatedly stomps on Ricochet’s back and chest. Sikoa HeadButts Ricochet. Sikoa with a Leg Drop. Ricochet fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Sikoa denies the sunset flip. Sikoa launches Ricochet to the corner. Sikoa blocks a boot from Ricochet. Ricochet with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Ricochet delivers The Missile Dropkick. Zayn and Moss are tagged in. Moss with two throat thrust. Moss ducks a clothesline from Zayn. Moss with a Fallaway Slam. Moss tees off on Zayn.

Moss with two corner spears. Moss ducks under two clotheslines from Sikoa. Moss with a running shoulder block that sends Sikoa tumbling to the floor. Sikoa grabs a steel chair. Sikoa kicks Ricochet in the face. Moss knocks Sikoa off the ring apron. Zayn rolls Moss over for a two count. Zayn ducks a clothesline from Moss. Zayn hits The Blue Thunder Bomb for a two count. Zayn goes for a Flying Crossbody Block, but Moss counters with a Roll Through Jack Hammer for a two count. Ricochet and Sikoa are trading back and forth shots. Ricochet ducks a clothesline from Sikoa. Ricochet with a Pump Knee Strike. Zayn trips Ricochet from the outside. Moss kicks Zayn in the gut. Moss whips Zayn into the ringside barricade. Sikoa flings a chair into Ricochet’s face. Sikoa drives Ricochet face first into the steel ring post. Sikoa launches Ricochet into the timekeeper’s area. Moss with Two Corner Spears. Sikoa made the blind tag. Sikoa with a Spinning Heel Kick. Sikoa connects with The Spinning Solo to pickup the victory.

Winner: Sami Zayn & Solo Sikoa via Pinfall 

Second Match: Drew McIntyre vs. Austin Theory w/The Alpha Academy 

Theory ducks a clothesline from McIntyre. Theory taunts McIntyre. McIntyre backs Theory into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Theory ducks another clothesline from McIntyre. Chop Exchange. McIntyre with a Deadlift Vertical Toss. McIntyre with a blistering chop. McIntyre whips Theory across the ring. McIntyre goes for The Big Boot, but Theory holds onto the ropes. Theory regroups on the outside. Theory slams McIntyre’s head on the top rope. Theory with a Roll Through Dropkick. Theory transitions into a ground and pound attack.

Theory is throwing haymakers at McIntyre. McIntyre ducks a clothesline from Theory. McIntyre drops Theory with The Future Shock DDT. McIntyre pops back on his feet. McIntyre prepares for The Claymore. McIntyre throws Chad Gable into the ring. Dozovic pulls McIntyre out of the ring which forces the disqualification. After the match, Dozovic throws McIntyre into the steel ring steps. Theory and Alpha Academy gangs up on McIntyre. Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: Drew McIntyre via Disqualification 

Third Match: Hit Row w/B-Fab vs. Los Lotharios 

Ashante THEE Adonis and Angel Garza will start things off. Garza backs Adonis into the turnbuckles. Adonis is throwing haymakers at Garza. Carrillo tags himself in. Los Lotharios gangs up on Adonis. Double Irish Whip. Double GourdBuster. Double SuperKick for a two count. Carrillo chops Adonis. Carrillo tags in Garza. Los Lotharios repeatedly stomps on Adonis chest. Garza throws his pants at Dolla. Garza kicks Adonis in the gut.

Garza goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Adonis counters with a NeckBreaker. Dolla and Carrillo are tagged in. Dolla with a shoulder tackle. Dolla knocks Garza off the ring apron. Dolla kicks Carrillo in the gut. Dolla with a Running Knee Strike. Dolla with a Body Avalanche. Dolla follows that with a Side Walk Slam. Dolla delivers El Rey for a two count. Garza knocks Adonis off the apron. Garza flirts with B-Fab. Adonis tags himself in. Dolla hits The Not Nada. Hit Row connects with The Heavy Hitter to pickup the victory.

Winner: Hit Row via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Ronda Rousey vs. Natalya 

Rousey shoves Natalya after the bell rings. Natalya with a double leg takedown. Rousey denies The Sharpshooter. Natalya blocks a boot from Rousey. Natalya applies The Ankle Lock. Rousey sends Natalya face first into the middle turnbuckle pad. Rousey with two haymakers. Rousey puts her legs on the back of Natalya’s neck. Rousey with a sharp knee strike. Rousey goes for The Arm-Bar, but Natalya blocks it. Chain grappling exchange. Rousey drives her knee into the midsection of Natalya. Rousey sends Natalya to the corner.

Rousey goes for a Rising Knee Strike, but Natalya counters with a PowerBomb. Rousey kicks Natalya in the gut. Natalya goes for The Discus Lariat, but Rousey counters with a Judo Throw. Natalya denies The Piper’s Pit. Natalya rolls Rousey over for a one count. Rousey negates The Sharpshooter. Rousey goes for The Ankle Lock, but Natalya rolls her over for a two count. Natalya connects with The Discus Lariat for a two count. Natalya goes for a Bodyslam, but Rousey lands back on her feet. Rousey makes Natalya tap out to The Ankle Lock. After the match, Rousey gets into a pull apart brawl with Liv Morgan.

Winner: Ronda Rousey via Submission 

Fifth Match: Bayley vs. Shotzi Blackheart 

Bayley with clubbing blows to Blackheart’s back. Bayley whips Blackheart across the ring. Blackheart slides under a clothesline from Bayley. Blackheart howls at Bayley. Bayley blocks a boot from Blackheart. Blackheart with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Blackheart with two wrist lock takeovers. Blackheart follows that with an Arm-Breaker. Blackheart rolls Bayley over for a two count. Bayley reverses out of the irish whip from Blackheart. Bayley with a SpringBoard Arm-Drag. Bayley kicks Blackhear in the face. Short-Arm Reversal by Blackheart. Blackheart with a drop toe hold into the middle rope. Bayley avoids The Reverse Senton Bomb. Bayley pulls Blackheart down to the mat. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Bayley. Blackheart with a Cazadora Takeover into the middle rope. Blackheart with The Reverse Senton Splash. Bayley rolls herself out of harms way. Blackheart with a Roundhouse Kick. Blackheart with a Leaping DDT in the ropes.

Blackheart has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Blackheart with a NeckBreaker. Blackheart dives over Bayley. Blackheart dropkicks Bayley. Blackheart with a corner dropkick. Blackheart with a Reverse SlingBlade. Blackheart follows that with a knee lift. Blackheart with The Rolling Elbow. Blackheart delivers another Roundhouse Kick. Blackheart with a Snap Vertical Suplex into the turnbuckles. Bayley has Blackheart perched on the top turnbuckle. Blackheart kicks Bayley in the face. Bayley drives Blackheart face first into the canvas. Bayley connects with The Rose Plant to pickup the victory. After the match, Bayley delivers another Rose Plant. Bayley puts Blackheart inside a ladder. Bianca BelAir storms into the ring to make the save. Bayley attacks BelAir from behind. Bayley talks smack to BelAir. BelAir goes for The KOD, but Bayley lands back on her feet. Bayley retreats to the backstage area.

Winner: Bayley via Pinfall 

Updated WWE Extreme Rules 2022 Match Card 

– Edge vs. Finn Balor In An I Quit Match

– Imperium vs. The Brawling Brutes In A Good Ole Fashion Donnybrook Match

– Liv Morgan (c) vs. Ronda Rousey In A Extreme Rules Match For The WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship

– Bianca BelAir (c) vs. Bayley In A Ladder Match For The WWE Raw Women’s Championship

– Drew McIntyre vs. Killer Kross w/Scarlett Bordeaux In A Strap Match

– Seth Rollins vs. Matt Riddle In A Fight Pit Match

Fifth Match: Drew McIntyre, Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano vs. Austin Theory & The Alpha Academy In A 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Johnny Gargano and Chad Gable will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Wrist Lock Exchange. Gargano dropkicks Gable. Gargano ducks a clothesline from Gable. Gargano with a Hurricanrana. Gargano unloads two knife edge chops. Gable reverses out of the irish whip from Gargano. Gargano takes a swipe at Theory. Gable attacks Gargano from behind. Gable tags in Theory. Gable repeatedly stomps on Gargano’s chest. Theory with a southpaw haymaker. Theory with clubbing shoulder blocks. Theory applies a wrist lock. Theory sends Gargano to the corner. Gargano with a Rolling Head Kick. Theory launches Gargano over the top rope. Gargano with The Slingshot Spear. Gargano sends Gable crashing to the outside. McIntyre knocks Dozovic off the ring apron. Gargano tags in Owens. Owens with a Flying Cannonball Strike off the apron. Team Theory regains control of the match during the commercial break.

Gable is choking Gargano with his boot. Gargano with three shoulder blocks. Gargano goes for The One Final Beat, but Gable counters with The Bridging Northern Lights Suplex for a two count. Gable applies an arm-bar. Theory pulls McIntyre off the apron. Theory drives McIntyre back first into the ringside barricade. Gable taunts Owens. Gargano goes for a Rolling Head Kick, but Gable counters with The Ankle Lock. Gargano rolls Gable over for a two count. Gargano rolls under a clothesline from Gable. Gargano tags in Owens. Owens ducks a clothesline from Gable. Owens with a chop/forearm combination. Owens whips Gable across the ring. Gable kicks Owens in the chest. Owens clotheslines Gable. Owens with a Senton Splash. Owens kicks Theory in the gut. Owens drops Theory with a DDT. Owens with a Pumphandle Ushigoroshi. Owens rocks Dozovic with a forearm smash. Owens with a Running Cannonball Strike. Owens follows that with The Swanton Bomb for a two count.

Standing Switch Exchange. Gable with a Release German Suplex. McIntyre and Theory are tagged in. McIntyre clotheslines Theory. McIntyre whips Theory across the ring. McIntyre with Two Overhead Belly to Belly Suplex’s. McIntyre ducks a clothesline from Theory. McIntyre with a NeckBreaker. McIntyre pops back on his feet. Theory avoids The Claymore. McIntyre punches Theory. McIntyre rolls Theory back into the ring. Dozovic with a Running Body Block. Dozovic drives McIntyre face first into the steel ring steps. Dozovic catches Gargano in mid-air. SuperKick Party. Owens and Gargano clears the announce table. Gable attacks Gargano from behind. Gable with The Exploder Suplex on the floor. Gargano nails Dozovic with The Tornado DDT. Owens connects with The Stunner on the announce table. McIntyre plants Theory with The Claymore to pickup the victory. After the match, McIntyre whips Theory with the leather strap to close the show.

Winner: Drew McIntyre, Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez