WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (11/11/22): The Usos vs. The New Day

WWE Friday Night SmackDown
November 11, 2022
Gainbridge Fieldhouse
Indianapolis, Indiana

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Commentators (Michael Cole & Wade Barrett)

Ring Announcer: Samantha Irvin 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: The Usos (c) vs. The New Day For The Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championship

Jey Uso and Xavier Woods will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Jey applies a side headlock. Woods whips Jey across the ring. Jey drops Woods with a shoulder tackle. Jey taunts Woods. Woods shoves Jey. Woods with a single leg takedown. Woods with a side headlock takeover. Jey sends Woods into the ropes. Woods with a shoulder tackle of his own for a one count. Woods applies an arm-bar. Woods tags in Kofi. Kofi with a shoulder block. Kofi with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block for a two count. Kofi applies a front face lock. Jey drives Woods back first into the turnbuckles. Jimmy tags himself in. Jimmy uppercuts Woods. Jimmy HeadButts Woods. Jimmy with a knife edge chop. Jimmy with a side headlock takeover. Kofi whips Jimmy across the ring. Kofi drops down on the canvas. Kofi with a double leapfrog. Kofi with a corkscrew elbow strike for a two count. New Day delivers The Unicorn Stampede. Woods dumps Jey out of the ring. Woods tags in Kofi. Woods with a Running Knee Strike. Kofi lands The Trust Fall.

Kofi with forearm shivers. Jimmy shoves Kofi. Jimmy decks Kofi with a back elbow smash. Jimmy tags in Jey. Kofi kicks Jimmy in the gut. Jimmy reverses out of the irish whip from Kofi. Kofi ducks a clothesline from Jimmy. Jey sends Kofi tumbling to the floor. Jimmy runs Kofi into the ringside barricade. Jey with The Suicide Dive. Jey whips Kofi into a barricade. Jey talks smack to Kofi. Jey with clubbing crossfaces. Jimmy uppercuts Kofi behind the referee’s back. Jey drags Kofi to the corner. Jey tags in Jimmy. Wish Bone Attack. Jimmy stomps on the left hand of Kofi. Jimmy fish hooks Kofi. Jey scores a cheap shot behind the referee’s back. Jimmy tags in Jey. The Usos with another wishbone attack. Jey tags in Jimmy. Jimmy with a gut punch. Jimmy applies a rear chin lock. Kofi with elbows into the midsection of Jimmy. Jimmy sends Kofi to the corner. Kofi with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick. Jimmy tags Jey. Kofi launches Jimmy over the top rope. Jey stops Kofi in his tracks. Kofi uses his feet to create separation. Jimmy wisely pulls Woods off the ring apron. Jey with a Pop Up NeckBreaker for a two count.

The Usos has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Jey applies a rear chin lock. Kofi with a snap mare escape. Kofi drops Jey with a Leaping Foot Stomp. Woods and Jimmy are tagged in. Woods with two clotheslines. Jimmy reverses out of the irish whip from Woods. Woods ducks under two clotheslines from Jimmy. Woods slides under Jimmy’s legs. Woods with The Rolling Elbow. Woods with a corner clothesline. Jey goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Woods lands back on his feet. Woods ducks a clothesline from Jey. Woods with another corner clothesline. Woods side steps Jey into Jimmy. Woods with a Tilt-A-Whirl Side Russian Leg Sweep. Woods pops back on his feet. Woods with a Double Knee GutBuster for a two count. Woods applies the cravate. Woods HeadButts Jimmy. Woods tags in Kofi. Kofi with The PK. Woods with The Sliding Lariat. Kofi follows that with a Standing Frog Splash. Woods with The Flying Leg Drop. Kofi hooks the outside leg for a two count.

Kofi dishes out another PK. Kofi hits The New Day Boom Drop. Jimmy avoids The Trouble In Paradise. Jimmy tags in Jey. Kofi dumps Jimmy out of the ring. Jey thrust kicks the midsection of Kofi. Jey with a drop down uppercut. Kofi with The SOS for a two count. Kofi blocks a boot from Jey. Jey with a Spinning Enzuigiri. Woods tags himself in. Jey deposits Kofi to the floor. Woods HeadButts Jey. Jey blocks The Slingshot Tornado DDT. Jey dodges The Leg Lariat. Jey SuperKicks Woods. Jey tags in Jimmy. SuperKick Party. Jimmy tags in Jey. The Usos connects with The Double Uce for a two count. Jey tags in Jimmy. Kofi pulls Jey out of the ring. Kofi throws Jey into the steel ring steps. Jimmy launches Woods over the top rope. Woods with a forearm smash. Woods slams Jimmy’s head on the top rope. New Day delivers The Midnight Hour on the floor. Woods rocks Jimmy with a leaping forearm smash. Woods drops Jimmy with The Slingshot Tornado DDT. Kofi tags himself in. New Day nails Jimmy with The Midnight Hour for a two count. All pier six brawl ensues in the ring. Jey with Two SuperKicks. Kofi with a Pendulum Kick. Jimmy uppercuts Kofi. Jey tags himself in. Kofi is displaying his fighting spirit. Meeting Of The Minds. The Usos plants Kofi with The 1D to pickup the victory.

Winner: Still Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions, The Usos via Pinfall

Second Match: Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Santos Escobar w/Legado Del Fantasma In A First Round Match In The SmackDown World Cup Tournament 

Nakamura applies a side headlock. Escobar whips Nakamura across the ring. Escobar drops down on the canvas. Escobar leapfrogs over Nakamura. Escobar dropkicks Nakamura. Nakamura reverses out of the irish whip from Escobar. Nakamura with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Escobar SuperKicks Nakamura. Nakamura sweeps out the legs of Escobar. Nakamura with a knee lift. Nakamura with a knee drop. Nakamura whips Escobar into the ringside barricade. Nakamura tells Escobar to bring it. Escobar regains control of the match during the commercial break. Escobar applies the single leg crab. Nakamura repeatedly kicks Escobar in the face. Escobar grabs the left leg of Nakamura. Nakamura drops Escobar with another Enzuigiri. Nakamura delivers his combination offense. Nakamura with an Axe Kick. Nakamura with a Sliding Boot. Nakamura blocks a boot from Escobar. Nakamura kicks Escobar in the back. Nakamura hits The Sliding German Suplex for a two count. Escobar kicks the left knee of Nakamura. Forearm Exchange.

Escobar dropkicks the left knee of Nakamura. Escobar with The La Magistral for a two count. Nakamura kicks Escobar in the face. Nakamura with a Flying Knee Strike for a two count. Escobar with a Leg Lariat. Escobar follows that with a Pump Knee Strike. Nakamura denies The Phantom Driver. Nakamura with The Reverse Exploder Suplex. Nakamura prepares for The Kinshasa. Nakamura kicks Raul Mendoza off the ring apron. Nakamura gets distracted by Joaquin Wilde. Escobar rolls Nakamura over for a two count. Nakamura with a Step Through Kick. Wilde pulls Escobar out of the ring. Nakamura with a Baseball Slide Dropkick. Nakamura rolls Escobar back into the ring. Nakamura drops Mendoza with a knee lift. Nakamura kicks Escobar in the chest. Nakamura ascends to the top turnbuckle. Escobar with a Running Enzuigiri. Escobar connects with The Avalanche Phantom Driver to pickup the victory.

Winner: Santos Escobar via Pinfall 

Third Match: Liv Morgan vs. Raquel Rodriguez vs. Sonya Deville vs. Shotzi Blackheart vs. Lacey Evans vs. Xia Li In A Six Pack Challenge Match. The Winner Will Become The Number One Contender For The WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship

Deville immediately ambushes Morgan after the bell rings. Evans kicks Blackheart in the gut. Evans repeatedly stomps on Blackheart’s chest. Rodriguez repeatedly slams Xia’s head on the ring apron. Rodriguez goes for a Bodyslam, but Xia lands back on her feet. Xia sends Rodriguez face first into the steel ring post. Evans whips Blackheart across the ring. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Evans. Evans delivers The Woman’s Right for a two count. Deville with a Running Knee Strike for a two count. Morgan tugs on Deville’s hair. Morgan repeatedly slams Deville’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Morgan dumps Deville out of the ring. Morgan with a reverse hammer throw into the steel ring steps. Rodriguez punches Xia. Xia side steps Rodriguz into the turnbuckles. Morgan kicks Xia in the gut. Morgan dodges The Running Boot. Deville with a drop toe hold into the steel ring steps. Xia rolls Blackheart back into the ring.

Xia repeatedly stomps on Blackheart’s chest. Rodrguez with clubbing blows to Xia’s back. Blackheart with a Running Hip Attack. Rodriguez follows that with The SuperPlex. Deville with desperation covers that go nowhere. Deville repeatedly slams Rodriguez’s face on the canvas. Xia has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Xia applies a rear chin lock. Blackheart with heavy bodyshots. Xia punches Blackheart in the back. Xia poses for the crowd. Xia with a Windmill Kick for a two count. Xia is throwing haymakers at Evans. Xia with combo hamstring kicks. Xia SuperKicks Evans. Xia with The Exploder Suplex for a two count. Morgan follows that with The Missile Dropkick. Morgan pops back on her feet.

Morgan with a series of Running Hip Attacks. Morgan with a Rising Knee Strike. Morgan ducks a clothesline from Evans. Morgan with The SpringBoard CodeBreaker. Morgan ducks a clothesline from Rodriguez. Morgan drops Rodriguez with a Leaping DDT. Rodriguez dumps Morgan out of the ring. Deville hooks the outside leg for a two count. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Deville. Blackheart with a NeckBreaker. Evans clotheslines Blackheart. Xia with another Windmill Kick. Rodriguez kicks Xia in the gut. Rodriguez connects with The Tejana Bomb for a two count. Deville pulls Rodriguez out of the ring. Rodriguez drops Deville with The Big Boot. Rodriguez pulls out a table from under the ring. Morgan knocks Rodriguez off the steel ring steps. Blackheart with a forearm smash. Evans pump kicks the right shoulder of Blackheart. Blackheart with The Rolling Elbow. Evans kicks Blackheart in the gut. Evans whips Blackheart across the ring. Blackheart blocks a boot from Evans. Blackheart connects with The Never Wake Up to pickup the victory.

Winner: Shotzi Blackheart via Pinfall 

– Ricochet had a backstage confrontation with Imperium.

Fourth Match: Braun Strowman vs. Jinder Mahal In A First Round Match In The SmackDown World Cup Tournament 

Mahal attacks Strowman before the bell rings. Mahal is throwing haymakers at Strowman. Mahal repeatedly stomps on Strowman’s chest. Mahal is choking Strowman with his knee. Mahal SuperKicks Strowman. Mahal with rapid fire haymakers. Mahal applies a front face lock. Strowman shoves Mahal. Mahal ducks a clothesline from Strowman. Mahal dropkicks the left knee of Strowman. Mahal with a Jumping Knee Strike for a two count. Strowman clotheslines Mahal. Strowman drops Mahal with two shoulder tackles. Strowman delivers The Strowman Express. Strowman rolls Mahal back into the ring. Strowman with a corner clothesline. Strowman PowerBombs Mahal to pickup the victory.

Winner: Braun Strowman via Pinfall 

Updated WWE Survivor Series: War Games 2022 Match Card 

1.) Bianca BelAir, Asuka and Alexa Bliss vs. Damage Control & Nikki Cross In A Women’s War Games Match

2.) Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Shotzi Blackheart For The WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship

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Author: Josh Lopez