WWE SmackDown Results (11/18) – Two First Round World Cup Tournament Matches, Kevin Owens Returns, Shayna Baszler Vs. Shotzi
The bell rings and the two lock ups. Butch stomps on Zayn’s hand, but Zayn fires back with a Pop-Up Powerbomb. He tosses Butch out of the ring as The Bloodline and The Brutes face off on the outside, then tosses him back in the ring. Butch delivers a Tornado DDT, then delivers an enziguri and ascends to the top rope. Zayn pushes him off to the outside.
Back from the break, Butch manipulates Zayn’s fingers on the top rope. Zayn pushes Butch off, then goes flying but Butch catches him with a forearm. Butch gets fired up, but Jey tries to distract Butch. Zayn takes advantage by rolling up Zayn. He follows it up with a Blue Thunderbomb, then goes for a pin but Butch kicks out.
On the outside, the Brutes and The Bloodline begin to brawl and send each other. Meanwhile, Butch manipulates Zayn’s fingers. He takes The Usos out with a moonsault off the middle rope, then charges at Zayn. Zayn catches him with an Exploder, then looks for a Helluva Kick. Zayn and Jey spill into the ring momentarily, stopping Zayn from completing the move. Butch takes advantage and delivers Bitter End for the win.
After the match, the two teams continue to brawl. Roman Reigns’ music hits and he heads down to the ring with Paul Heyman. He delivers the Superman Punch to Holland, then hits Butch with a Spear. McIntyre calls for him to get in the ring with him, and Reigns meets him there with a Spear. Sheamus then gets in the ring, and the two stare one another down. They exchange forearms, but Zayn attacks Sheamus from behind. Sheamus takes him out, but Reigns delivers a Superman Punch. He sets up for the Spear, but Kevin Owens’ music hits and he heads to the ring, revealing himself as the fifth member of Team Brawling Brutes and Drew McIntyre. He stares down Reigns in the ring before the two men brawl with one another. He then stars down Sami Zayn, but Reigns hits him with a Superman Punch. Reigns sets up for the Spear, but Owens manages to counter it into a Stunner.