With most of the SmackDown roster stranded in Saudi Arabia, NXT takes over SmackDown.
Hogan and Flair had the SmackDown portions of their teams give us a small preview of Crown Jewel in the main event of a pretty average episode of Friday Night SmackDown.
Baron Corbin and Shinsuke Nakamura team up to take on Roman Reigns and Daniel Bryan in the main event of a fun episode of Friday Night SmackDown.
Akira Tozawa battles The Brian Kendrick in a No DQ match on a good episode of 205 Live.
The 2019 WWE Draft begins on a night of pretty good action set in-between extended sequences of draft coverage including a bunch of football sports guys. And a CG football robot. Also, Bayley debuts a (mostly) new attitude and look!
Though there were some strange occurrences that soured the show, there were a few great matches definitely worth watching.
The first episode of SmackDown on Fox had some fun moments, lots of guests (including The Rock), at least one good match, and a title match that sent a wave of anger through my body.
Cousins collide when Humberto Carrillo faces Angel Garza, and the team of Danny Burch and Oney Lorcan battle Tony Nese and Drew Gulak in the main event of a good episode of 205 Live.
Daniel Bryan picks a fight with Rowan, Ali battles Nakamura, there were two fun women’s tag matches, and more on a good episode of SmackDown Live.
Lince Dorado and Ariya Daivari settle their differences in the ring, Kendrick finally battles Jack Gallagher, and Oney Lorcan looks for payback against Tony Nese in a good episode of 205 Live.
Though it was light on wrestling, this episode of SmackDown Live featured some interesting story developments including a new challenger for the WWE Title.
Every main roster title is defended (minus the two defended on the kickoff show) on a mostly entertaining Clash of Champions.
Jack Gallagher picks a very timely partner to take on Kendrick and Tozawa, and a tag match with title implications turns into a six-man tag as new(ish) alliances are formed on a good episode of 205 Live.
Chad Gable finds a new opponent in his King of the Ring match, Kevin Owens has a tough decision to make, Kofi Kingston recreates history, and The Undertaker appears on an underwhelming episode of SmackDown Live.
Steve Austin helped make a fun episode of RAW even better as Cedric Alexander looked for some payback on The OC, the Four Horsewomen battled in a tag match, Rey Mysterio took on Gran Metalik, and the semifinals of the King of the Ring tournament got underway!
Lince Dorado gets a chance to qualify for a title shot in a match against Humberto Carrillo, Kendrick and Tozawa team up, and Mike Kanellis fights Tony Nese in a much-needed win for both men.
Daniel Bryan wants an apology from Reigns, the quarterfinals of the King of the Ring ends with two good matches, Bayley explains herself, and Aleister Black goes to the ring for a fight on a good episode of SmackDown Live.
The quarterfinals of the King of the Ring has some controversy, Bayley lets us know how she feels about Sasha Banks and her return, Rollins and Strowman attempt to sign a contract, and more on an okay episode of RAW.
The first round of King of the Ring continues, a new contender for the RAW Tag Titles is named, Natalya looks to get revenge on Sasha Banks, and more on an average episode of RAW.
The King of the Ring tournament begins with two matches, and Rollins teams with Strowman to challenge for the RAW Tag Titles held by The OC in a pretty good episode of RAW.