The 881st edition of WWE Thursday Night SmackDown came to you from Wright State University’s Nutter Center in Dayton, OH. SmackDown would be home to a blockbuster announcement as the world would find out who “The Beast” Brock Lesnar will be facing at this year’s SummerSlam! “The Beast” has faced everyone from The Rock to John Cena to The Undertaker at “The Biggest Event of the Summer” so who will step up this year to go one-on-one with Brock Lesnar? Could it be one of the aforementioned names or could it be someone completely unexpected? Also on SmackDown, with a little over two weeks left before Battleground where Dean Ambrose will defend the WWE Championship against Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns in a Triple Threat Match, both WWE Champion Dean Ambrose and one of his two challengers Seth Rollins are scheduled to be on SmackDown. What will happen between these two rivals with the title match at Battleground looming?
- Seth Rollins def. Jey Uso by pin following the Pedigree.
- Zack Ryder def. Sheamus by pin following the El-Bro Drop.
- AJ Styles (with Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson) def. Enzo Amore (with Big Cass) by pin with the Styles Clash.
- Non-Title: The Miz (with Maryse) def. Kalisto by pin following the Skull Crushing Finale.
- Sami Zayn def. Chris Jericho by roll-up.
See page 2 for detailed results.