The pressure was on for AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura Tuesday night as they battled in a match to determine which Superstar would name the stipulation for their WWE Championship match at Money in the Bank. Elsewhere, we got a couple more Money In The Bank qualifiers, both of which offered unique story hooks, as a double-act's bond was stretched to breaking point in the women's division, and two of SD's premier tag teams jostled for a single ladder match spot. They then brawl before being separated by officials as we go to commercial. Cesaro puts E in a Boston crab that Xavier breaks up after sending Sheamus into the ring post.
What else happened on SmackDown?Cass gets in the ring and mocks Bryan, which causes Bryan to go after Cass and continues to attack Cassidy until multiple refs intervene. Big Cass then took things too far when he stated that Bryan needed to leave the WWE. Plus, after weeks of vignettes promoting his blue brand debut, former NXT Champion Andrade "Cien" Almas and his business manager Zelina Vega would make their much anticipated debut in the O2!
"El Idolo" made quick work of Constantino, ending it after a running corner knee smash and a hammerlock DDT. Big Cass, and Billie Kay vs. Lana.
Ford to resume F-150 production after supply plant fire
In between, the Ford team received a United Kingdom import license for the die - a mere two hours before the plane touched down. Almost 4,000 miles away, a team in Nottingham was waiting to receive the die and take it to Meridian's nearby factory.
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Asuka crashes the "Royal Mellabration:" SmackDown women's champion Carmella came out for the "Royal Mellabration" that was announced last week, and of course, she ran down the London crowd in attendance. This leads to Paige coming out to announce Carmella opponent at MITB.
- There was a backstage segment with Samoa Joe trash-talking and setting up a match against Big Cass for next week.