SmackDown results, Sept. 30, 2022
Sami Zayn & Solo Sikoa def. Ricochet & Madcap Moss
After Solo Sikoa’s backstage attack last week, The One and Only & Madcap Moss came up short in a tag team match against The Street Champion & Sami Zayn. The dangerous Sikoa took advantage of a distraction by The Honorary Uce to fire a chair at an advancing Ricochet and hurl him into the timekeeper area. He then tagged himself into the matchup and overcame Moss with with an explosive Spinning Solo. When Moss engaged Zayn after the bell, the newest member of The Bloodline snapped and unleashed a vicious post-match assault on Madcap.
Drew McIntyre vs. Austin Theory ended in a Disqualification
Just when Drew McIntyre was looking to defeat the outspoken Austin Theory with the Claymore Kick, The Alpha Academy suddenly interfered for a disqualification. A post-match 3-on-1 beatdown commenced and brought Johnny Gargano and eventually Kevin Owens to the ring to help The SmackDown Warrior send his adversaries heading for the hills.
Hit Row def. Los Lotharios
Ashante "Thee" Adonis & Top Dolla picked up retribution on Angel & Humberto after an altercation between the two tandems last Friday night with the Heavy Hitter.
Ronda Rousey def. Natalya via Submission
The Baddest Woman on the Planet gave Liv Morgan a sneak peek of what she will be bringing to their Extreme Rules Match for the SmackDown Women’s Title when she defeated Natalya with the excruciating ankle lock.
After the match, a bat-wielding Morgan emerged and lit the fuse on an Extreme brawl with The Rowdy One.
Sheamus produced a shillelagh and started a bonafide brawl with Imperium
Bayley def. Shotzi
Bayley overcame the rebellious Shotzi with the Rose Plant in the culmination of an extremely hard-fought match When she hit another Rose Plant after the match and attempted to attack with a ladder, Raw Women's Champion Bianca Belair emerged to take action. Although Bayley used underhandled tactics to gain an advantage, The EST of WWE turned the tables and nearly K.O.D.'ed her adversary through the ladder.
McIntyre, Owens & Gargano def. Theory & Alpha Academy
Following an altercation earlier in the night, Drew McIntyre, Kevin Owens and Johnny Gargano joined forces to triumph over Austin Theory and Alpha Academy in a Six-Man Tag Team Match. In the final moments of an out-of-control showdown, Owens and Gargano batted it out with Chad Gable and Otis outside the ring. As they did, The SmackDown Warrior hit Theory with the Claymore Kick for the huge three-count. After the match, McIntyre had Extreme intentions on his mind when he grabbed a strap and viciously unleashed payback on Theory, sending a message to Karrion Kross en route to their Strap Match at WWE Extreme Rules.