NXT UK made their presence known in an okay episode of RAW.
King Corbin challenges Roman Reigns in an okay episode of SmackDown.
Damian Priest tries to make a name for himself on Pete Dunne, Lee and Dijakovic battle in their rubber match, Tegan Nox and Tommaso Ciampa return to action, and more on a pretty good episode of NXT.
Lio Rush gets his title match against Crusierweight Champ Drew Gulak, KUSHIDA battles Walter in the main event, Isaiah Swerve Scott gives Roderick Strong almost more than he can handle, and more fun stuff happened on a good episode of NXT.
Killian Dain and Matt Riddle try again to have their street fight, Dijakovic and Keith Lee have a spectacular battle, KUSHIDA makes a fun choice of partners in his fight against Imperium, Dakota Kai returns, and more on a very good episode of NXT.
Roderick Strong challenges Velveteen Dream for the North American Title, Matt Riddle battles Killian Dain in a street fight, Io Shirai, Bianca Belair, Mia Yim, and Candice LeRae clash to determine a number one contender for the NXT Women’s Title, Lio Rush returns to fight Oney Lorcan, and more on a really good live two hour episode of NXT.
Mark Andrews attempts to outsmart the wrestling genius Kassius Ohno in a good main event on a fun episode of NXT UK.
Moustache Mountain finally gets another chance at the NXT UK Tag Titles as they face the Grizzled Young Vets on a good episode of NXT UK.
Walter defends the UK Title against Travis Banks, Ligero takes on Noam Dar, Xia Brookside looks for revenge on Killer Kelly, and Mark Andrews battles Joseph Conners on a good episode of NXT UK.
Kenny Williams tries his luck against Kassius Ohno, The Hunt faces Gallus, and a new number one contender for the NXT UK Women’s Title is decided in a battle royal on a pretty good episode of NXT UK.
Imperium gains more power as they battle British Strong Style for brand supremacy, Ilja Dragunov gets intense on Joseph Conners, and Jinny and Jazzy take on Xia Brookside and Isla Dawn in a good episode of NXT UK.
Breeze vs Strong, SAnitY vs Undisputed Era, Harper vs Dijakovic, and Ohno vs English make for an entertaining night of action.
In the final SmackDown Live before Wrestlemania, Kofi and Bryan sign the title match contract, 18 men and women compete in a huge mixed tag match, The Usos find out what they’ll be doing at Wrestlemania, The Miz takes on SAnitY, Becky Lynch stands on a table, and Kevin Owens brings Orton and Styles together for a fight.
Big E anad Xavier Woods fight for Kofi as they run a tag team gauntlet to send Kofi to Wrestlemania, Asuka has to put her title on the line with no explanation, The Miz wants to add a stipulation to his match with Shane McMahon, and Kurt Angle wants to face AJ Styles during his farewell tour.
The NXT invasion continues as Tommaso Ciampa, Johnny Gargano, Aleister Black, and Ricochet all compete in matches. Also, Mandy Rose faces Asuka, and a challenger is named for Daniel Bryan’s WWE Title.
Rusev challenges Shinsuke Nakamura for the US Title on a good episode of SmackDown Live that also featured Samoa Joe versus Jeff Hardy, Mustafa Ali versus Andrade Almas, and a big eight man tag team match.
The “fresh start” for SmackDown Live was a fun episode with Asuka putting her title on the line against Naomi, Gallows and Anderson attempting to make a statement, and Mustafa Ali joining AJ Styles to take on Daniel Bryan and Andrade Almas in the main event.
This episode of SmackDown Live was light on wrestling, but it still presented some interesting segments and some fun moments in the ring.
The final SmackDown Live before Survivor Series certainly was interesting. It finalized some matches for Sunday while feeling like it changed everything.
The men’s and women’s Survivor Series teams are decided on a very entertaining show that also featured New Day vs The Usos, Almas vs Mysterio, Samoa Joe vs Jeff Hardy, and Becky Lynch vs someone we hadn’t yet seen on the SmackDown roster.