WWE SmackDown LIVE Results: July 24, 2018

Mizdirection.

The 988th edition of WWE SmackDown LIVE came to you, live, from the Ford Center in Evansville, IN. With RAW confirming their Universal Title match for SummerSlam, SmackDown LIVE General Manager Paige would make an appearance on SmackDown LIVE to announce who will challenge AJ Styles for the WWE Championship at “The Biggest Event of the Summer”. Who will Paige choose as the new #1 Contender and how will this decision be made? Speaking of SummerSlam, SmackDown LIVE would see the beginning a four-team tournament to decide who will face The Bludgeon Brothers at SummerSlam for the SmackDown Tag Team Titles and the first match in this tournament would see The New Day face SAnitY.

Match Results

  • Andrade “Cien” Almas (with Zelina Vega) def. Rusev (with Lana) by pin following the Hammerlock DDT after a distraction by Aiden English.
  • Samoa Joe def. R-Truth by submission to the Coquina Clutch.
  • Asuka def. Billie Kay (with Peyton Royce) by pin following a kick to the head.
  • Non-Title: Becky Lynch def. Carmella by submission to the Dis-Arm-Her to earn a SmackDown Women’s Title match at SummerSlam.
  • #1 Contenders’ Tag Team Tournament: First Round Match: The New Day’s Big E & Xavier Woods (with Kofi Kingston) def. SAnitY’s Killian Dain & Alexander Wolfe (with Eric Young) by Xavier Woods pinning Alexander Wolfe following the Midnight Hour to advance.

See page 2 for detailed results.

Latest Articles

REVIEW: US is a fairytale nightmare with a powerful subtext

REVIEW: US is a fairytale nightmare with a powerful subtext

Riverdale S03E16 Review: Big Fun – Time to get musical again

Riverdale S03E16 Review: Big Fun – Time to get musical again

Does it even matter who main-events WrestleMania?

Does it even matter who main-events WrestleMania?

Roswell, New Mexico S01E08 Review: Barely Breathing – Anyone out there?

Roswell, New Mexico S01E08 Review: Barely Breathing – Anyone out there?

Star Trek Discovery S02E08 & S02E09: A blast from the past, and a peek into the future

Star Trek Discovery S02E08 & S02E09: A blast from the past, and a peek into the future

Your SO OF COURSE preview of WWE Fastlane 2019

Your SO OF COURSE preview of WWE Fastlane 2019

Riverdale S03E14 Review: Fire Walk with Me – Heartbroken

Riverdale S03E14 Review: Fire Walk with Me – Heartbroken

Fifty years of Led Zeppelin

Fifty years of Led Zeppelin

Star Trek Discovery S02E06 & S02E07: Two good but flawed outings…

Star Trek Discovery S02E06 & S02E07: Two good but flawed outings…

Fight Club is still awesome…twenty years later

Fight Club is still awesome…twenty years later