WWE Smackdown Live 17th April 2020: Result, Grade and Highlights – The New Day becomes New Tag Team Champions and much more

WWE Smackdown once again returns to Performance centre after the numerous superstar released from WWE due to Corona Virus Pandemic. Today’s show will give you the Stepping stones for the WWE Money in the Bank 2020. 



Today’s Preview

  • The Miz and Morrison defend their Tag team Titles against Usos and New Day
  • WWE Money in the Bank Qualifying Matches

Opening Segment: Braun Strowmen guest in Moment of Bliss

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Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross invited Braun Strowman to A Moment of Bliss. The Monster Among Men explained that the previous used to be the past with Bray Wyatt, and he was searching toward the future. Strowman discovered a present waiting underneath the turnbuckle. When he opened it, he observed his historical black sheep mask. As he stared at it, Wyatt’s chortle echoed through the Performance Center. 

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Match No.1: No.1 Contender Match: Sasha Banks vs Tamina  


It’s BOSS TIME on Friday Night #SmackDown!@SashaBanksWWE pic.twitter.com/ANIZAU08rh

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Sasha Banks was unable to get Tamina off her toes most of the match. The veteran threw her round with ease as Bayley watched apparently confident on commentary. The Role Model tried to distract Tamina late, but Lacey Evans received worried and took out Bayley. After a superkick backyard then a 2nd superkick in the ring, Tamina pinned The Boss. The Sassy Southern Belle raised the No. 1 contender’s hand in victory. 

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Winner: Tamina by Pinfall
Grade: B+

Match No.2: Sheamus vs Denzel DeJournette

You look across the ring and you see this…

What do you do??? 😢😢😢#SmackDown @WWESheamus pic.twitter.com/mStdAsqZ2u

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Sheamus made quick work of one of NXT’s young growing stars. He took out Denzel DeJournette with a Brogue Kick. As Michael Cole tried to transition to a Jeff Hardy video package, The Celtic Warrior threatened Cole for distracting from his win. 

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Winner: Sheamus by Pinfall 
Grade: C-

Match No.3: Money in the Bank Qualifier – Naomi vs Dana Brooke

 Carmella discovered Dana Brooke behind the scenes preparing for her Money in the Bank qualifier. She wondered why her tag team accomplice was once centred on a solo possibility instead than their WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships opportunity. Brooke promised she may want to multitask. The terrific athlete confirmed that she ought to against one of the only ladies in WWE that can keep up with her speed. Naomi pushed Brooke however, The Glow ought to not put away the match with the Rear View. Brooke rolled her up for three to earn a Money in the Bank opportunity.

.@DanaBrookeWWE did it!!!

She takes down @NaomiWWE to move on to WWE #MITB!#SmackDown pic.twitter.com/csryz3IZ9r

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Winner: Dana Brooke by Pinfall
Grade: B+

Mid Segment: Mandy Ross face-off Sonya Deville 

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Sonya Deville begged Mandy Rose to come out and hear her explanation. God’s Greatest Creation listened to her fantastic friend as Deville made clear she had in the end seen the truth. She referred to as Rose the most selfish girl she had ever met. Deville promised to break Rose’s life and ultimately make it to the pinnacle after years of dwelling in God’s Greatest Creation’s shadow. Dolph Ziggler interrupted to beg Rose to provide him a second chance. However, Deville ruined the moment with the aid of laying out her former friend. Otis marched to the ring and took out Ziggler. He hit the Caterpillar on The Showoff while Rose despatched Deville running. 

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Match No.4: Money in the Bank Qualifying Match – Cesaro vs Daniel Bryan 

Here. We. Go.@WWECesaro looks to punch his ticket to #MITB in a battle against @WWEDanielBryan RIGHT NOW on #SmackDown! pic.twitter.com/PCZxqFtgQr

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This contest used to be interrupted as it bought going via the mysterious hacker, who promised to divulge the truths in the SmackDown locker room. With Drew Gulak in his corner, Daniel Bryan wanted to exhibit off, beginning the in shape fast. He outmanoeuvred Cesaro with technical offence until The Swiss Cyborg’s strength stopped him. Bryan barely survived Cesaro via rolling thru into the Yes Lock for the faucet out.

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Winner: Daniel Bryan by Pinfall
Grade: C+

Mid Segment: King Corbin attacked Elias 

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Match No.5: Tag Team Championship – Jey Usos vs Miz vs Big E

.@mikethemiz defends the SmackDown Tag Team Titles against @WWEBigE and Jey @WWEUsos in a Triple Threat Match RIGHT NOW on #SmackDown! pic.twitter.com/mue3ZUEUHH

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Jey Uso, Big E and The Miz all reduce promos ahead of this match, promising to walk away with tag group gold. While The A-Lister had a right showing such as hitting the Skull Crushing Finale into a figure four leg lock on Uso, Big E acquired concerned and hit the Big Ending on Miz to win. Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods’ recorded reactions had been shown as they celebrated the title returning to New Day. 

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Winner: Big E by Pinfall
Grade: C+ 

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