WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (11/25/22): Drew McIntyre & Sheamus vs. The Usos

WWE Friday Night SmackDown
November 25, 2022
Amica Mutual Pavilion
Providence, Rhode Island

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Commentators (Michael Cole & Wade Barrett)

Ring Announcer: Samantha Irvin 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Santos Escobar w/Legado Del Fantasma vs. Butch w/The Brawling Brutes In A Semi-Final Match In The SmackDown World Cup Tournament

Zelina Vega joins the commentary team for this match. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Escobar backs Butch into the ropes. Escobar is playing mind games with Butch. Escobar repeatedly stomps on Butch’s chest. Escobar applies a side headlock. Escobar with a side headlock takeover. Butch starts bending Escobar’s fingers. Butch stomps on the left elbow of Escobar. Butch applies a wrist lock. Escobar sends Butch into the ropes. Escobar dropkicks Butch for a two count. Escobar applies an arm-bar. Escobar grabs a side headlock. Butch whips Escobar across the ring. Butch drops down on the canvas. Butch leapfrogs over Escobar. Escobar regroups on the outside. Butch with a knife edge chop. Butch rolls Escobar back into the ring. Butch applies a wrist lock. Escobar reverses out of the irish whip from Butch. Escobar sends Butch crashing to the outside. Escobar has complete control of the match during the commercial break.

Forearm Exchange. Butch with a Running Enzuigiri. Butch with Knee Drop. Butch follows that with a Release German Suplex. Butch stomps on Escobar’s fingers. Butch drops Escobar with a Roundhouse Kick. Butch with The Apron MoonSault. Escobar lands The Suicide Dive. Escobar rolls Butch back into the ring. Escobar with a Corner Meteora. Escobar puts Butch on the top turnbuckle. Escobar with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Butch slaps Escobar in the chest. Butch snaps Escobar’s fingers. Butch wipes out Legado with The Orihara MoonSault. Butch hits The Tornado DDT for a two count. Butch gets distracted by a backstage melee featuring Kevin Owens, Drew McIntyre and The Bloodline. Misfired Clotheslines. Escobar with a Running Lariat for a two count. Butch applies The Fujiwara Arm-Bar. The referee gets distracted by Vega. Mendoza with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Escobar connects with The Phantom Driver to pickup the victory.

Winner: Santos Escobar via Pinfall 

Second Match: The Viking Raiders w/Valhalla vs. Hit Row w/B-Fab

Ivar and Ashante Thee Adonis will start things off. Adonis with rapid fire bodyshots. Adonis with forearm shivers. Ivar reverses out of the irish whip from Adonis. Adonis dropkicks Ivar. Ivar scores the elbow knockdown. Ivar with two toe kicks. Ivar tags in Erik. Viking Raiders gangs up on Adonis. Adonis attacks the midsection of Erik. Erik rocks Adonis with a forearm smash. Erik sends Adonis into the ropes. Erik with a forearm knockdown. Adonis fights from underneath. Erik answers with another forearm. Erik tags in Ivar.

Viking Raiders with Two Knee Lifts. Ivar tags in Erik. Erik goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Adonis lands back on his feet. Dolla and Ivar are tagged in. Dolla with a shoulder tackle. Dolla knocks Ivar off the ring apron. Dolla with a forearm smash. Dolla kicks Erik in the gut. Dolla drops Erik with a Running Boot. Dolla plays to the crowd. Dolla tags in Adonis. Ivar dumps Dolla over the top rope. Adonis with a leaping forearm smash. Adonis dives over Ivar. Adonis starts favoring his left knee. Ivar with a Spinning Heel Kick. Ivar tags in Erik. Erik with a Running Knee Strike to Dolla. Viking Raiders connects with The Ragnarok to pickup the victory.

Winner: The Viking Raiders via Pinfall 

Third Match: Braun Strowman vs. Ricochet In A Semi-Final Match In The SmackDown World Cup Tournament

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Strowman launches Ricochet to the corner. Ricochet talks smack to Strowman. Strowman pats Ricochet on the forehead. Ricochet slaps Strowman in the face. Strowman backs Ricochet into the turnbuckles. Ricochet ducks a clothesline from Strowman. Strowman catches Ricochet in mid-air. Strowman goes for a Bodyslam, but Ricochet lands back on his feet. Ricochet repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Strowman. Strowman blocks a boot from Ricochet. Tip Up by Strowman. Ricochet ducks another clothesline from Strowman. Ricochet with two dropkicks. Ricochet sends Strowman tumbling to the floor. Ricochet with a Pump Kick. Ricochet dropkicks Strowman into the ringside barricade.

Strowman delivers The Pounce over the announce table. Strowman rolls Ricochet back into the ring. Strowman with an elbow drop for a two count. Strowman whips Ricochet into the turnbuckles. Strowman levels Ricochet with The Body Avalanche. Strowman with a Big Biel Throw. Strowman prepares for The Concrete Sledge. Strowman gets distracted by Imperium. Ricochet connects with The Rolling Crucifix to pickup the victory. After the match, Imperium gangs up on Strowman. Ricochet storms back into the ring to make the save. The numbers game catches up to Ricochet. Strowman with two clotheslines. Imperium retreats to the backstage area. Strowman helps Ricochet get back on his feet.

Winner: Ricochet via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Ronda Rousey & Shayna Baszler vs. Shotzi Blackheart & Raquel Rodriguez

Ronda Rousey and Shotzi Blackheart will start things off. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Rousey. Blackheart knocks Baszler off the ring apron. Blackheart dives over Rousey, Blackheart with a corner clothesline. Blackheart is throwing haymakers at Rousey. Rousey teep kicks Blackheart. Rousey tags in Baszler. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Rousey. Blackheart drops Rousey with a Rolling Elbow. Blackheart with two forearm smashes. Blackheart with a Reverse Senton Bomb. Baszler answers with a Running Knee Strike for a two count. Baszler applies a double wrist lock. Baszler tags in Rousey.

Rousey with a Rising Knee Strike. Baszler tags herself in. Rousey applies The Rope Assisted Arm-Bar. Baszler with a Double Wrist Lock Suplex. Baszler works on her joint manipulation game. Baszler transitions into a ground and pound attack. Rodriguez makes her way down to the ringside area. Blackheart avoids The Elbow Stomp. Blackheart tags in Rodriguez. Rodriguez knocks Rousey off the apron. Rodriguez is raining down haymakers. Baszler applies a double wrist lock. Rodriguez goes for a Bodyslam, but Baszler lands back on her feet. Rousey tags herself in. Baszler blocks The Chokeslam. Rousey hyperextends the left shoulder of Rodriguez. Baszler connects with The Elbow Stomp. Rousey makes Rodriguez tap out to The Arm-Bar.

Winner: Ronda Rousey & Shayna Baszler via Submission 

Updated WWE Survivor Series: War Games 2022 Match Card 

1.) Bianca BelAir, Asuka, Alexa Bliss, Mia Yim and Becky Lynch vs. Damage Control, Nikki Cross and Rhea Ripley In A Women’s War Games Match

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

3.) AJ Styles w/The OC vs. Finn Balor w/The Judgment Day

4.) Seth Rollins (c) vs. Bobby Lashley vs. Austin Theory In A Triple Threat Match For The WWE United States Championship

5.) Roman Reigns, Sami Zayn, The Usos and Solo Sikoa w/Paul Heyman vs. Drew McIntyre, Kevin Owens and The Brawling Brutes In The Men’s War Games Match

Fifth Match: Drew McIntyre & Sheamus w/The Brawling Brutes & Kevin Owens vs. The Usos w/Sami Zayn & Solo Sikoa In A WarGames Advantage Match 

Sheamus and Jimmy Uso will start things off. Sheamus with two side headlock takeovers. Jimmy backs Sheamus into the ropes. Jimmy with clubbing shoulder blocks. Sheamus reverses out of the irish whip from Jimmy. Misfired Hip Tosses. Sheamus clotheslines Jimmy. Sheamus tags in McIntyre. Double Irish Whip. Double Elbow Knockdown. McIntyre hooks the outside leg for a one count. McIntyre with a straight right hand. McIntyre with a knife edge chop. McIntyre tags in Sheamus. Double Irish Whip. Double Hip Toss. Sheamus ducks a clothesline from Jey. McIntyre punches Jey. McIntyre and Sheamus clotheslines Jey over the top rope. That leads us to a huge standoff on the outside. McIntyre and Sheamus has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Sheamus is throwing haymakers at Jimmy. Jimmy applies a side headlock. Jey tags himself in. Jimmy whips Sheamus across the ring. Sheamus ducks a clothesline from Jimmy. Jey sends Sheamus tumbling to the floor. Jey with a flying forearm smash off the ring apron. Jey tells Zayn to back away. Jey rolls Sheamus back into the ring.

Jey is throwing haymakers at Sheamus. Jimmy fish hooks Sheamus. Zayn and Owens starts bickering with each other. Jey tags in Jimmy. Wish Bone Attack. Sheamus fights from underneath. Jimmy HeadButts Sheamus. Sheamus with a Tilt-A-Whirl Powerslam. Sheamus tags in McIntyre. McIntyre with two clotheslines. McIntyre whips Jimmy across the ring. McIntyre scores the elbow knockdown. McIntyre with a NeckBreaker. McIntyre blocks a boot from Jimmy. Jimmy with a Spinning Enzuigiri. McIntyre denies The Samoan Drop. Jimmy decks McIntyre with a back elbow smash. McIntyre with The SpineBuster for a two count. McIntyre ducks a clothesline from Jimmy. McIntyre with another NeckBreaker. McIntyre pops back on his feet. McIntyre prepares for The Claymore. Jey trips McIntyre from the outside. Jimmy SuperKicks McIntyre. Jimmy tags in Jey. The Usos with Two Suicide Dives. The Usos throws McIntyre into the steel ring steps.

McIntyre and Jimmy are trading back and forth shots. McIntyre reverses out of the irish whip from Jimmy. Jimmy kicks McIntyre in the face. Jimmy delivers The Running Stinkface. McIntyre explodes out of the corner with a Running HeadButt. Sheamus and Jey are tagged in. Sheamus with two polish hammers. Sheamus with a corner clothesline. Sheamus knocks Jimmy off the apron. Sheamus with The Irish Curse BackBreaker. Beats Of The Bodhran. The Usos with Stereo Top Rope Stunners. Jey throws Sheamus into the ringside barricade. McIntyre ducks a clothesline from Jimmy. McIntyre hits The Claymore. Jey SuperKicks McIntyre. Jey with The Suicide Dive. Jey rolls McIntyre back into the ring. Sheamus with a Pump Knee Strike for a two count. Sheamus knocks Zayn off the apron. Jey SuperKicks Sheamus for a two count. Sheamus has Jey perched on the top turnbuckle. Sheamus is raining down haymakers. Zayn sends Sheamus crashing into the canvas. Jey connects with The USO Splash for a two count. Zayn argues with the referee. That leads us to a pier six brawl on the outside. McIntyre lands The SomerSault Plancha. Zayn grabs one of the tag team titles. Owens stops Zayn in his tracks. Owens snatches the title away from Zayn. Owens tells Zayn to grow some balls. Owens rolls Zayn into the ring. The referee has ejected Sami Zayn from the ringside area. Owens nails Jey with The Stunner. Sheamus plants Jey with The Brogue Kick to pickup the victory.

Winner: Drew McIntyre & Sheamus via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez