Carmella tells Mandy that you are pretty and strong, but God’s greatest creation made a mistake. She will show everyone why Mella is Money.
Match Number Two: Carmella versus Mandy Rose
Mandy with a knee and shoulders in the corner. Carmella avoids Mandy and moonwalks. Mandy with a double leg take down and punches. Mandy with an Irish whip and drop kick. Mandy with a running knee for a near fall. Mandy with a Japanese Stranglehold. Mandy sends Carmella to the mat and she pie faces Carmella. Carmella slaps Mandy. Mandy slaps back. Carmella with punches to Mandy. Carmella with a kick and head scissors. Carmella with a clothesline for a near fall. Carmella with a crucifix for a near fall. Mandy with a near fall. Carmella with a back slide for a near fall. Mandy with a waist lock and she tries for an O’Connor Roll but Carmella holds on to the ropes. Carmella with a thrust kick for the three count.
Match Number Two: Carmella versus Sonya Deville
They lock up and Sonya with knees and a snap mare followed by a sliding knee and a near fall. Sonya chokes Carmella in the ropes and Carmella slaps Sonya. Sonya with a kick and she has some words for Carmella. Sonya with kicks to the midsection. Carmella with kicks from the corner followed by a clothesline. Sonya with a waist lock take down but she misses a leg sweep. Carmella with a kick and a flatliner into a Code of Silence and Sonya taps out.
The New Day come out for their match and then they do some invisible Double Dutch with Carmella.
We go to commercial.
Tom brings up the new 24/7 Champion, Carmella.
Charlotte Flair walks in the back and she sees R Truth. Charlotte asks Truth if he saw Carmella. Truth says he does not know anyone named Carmella. Truth mentions that she is on the run since she is the 48/7 Champion. Carmella shows up and Charlotte tells Carmella that she hopes she is focused on the match. Carmella says that this is not the Bayley she knows but Charlotte says this is the Bayley she knows.
Truth wooos as Charlotte and Carmella walk to the ring.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Tom thanks USA Network for what they have done for Smackdown over the years. Corey reminds everyone that Raw is still on USA Network.
Match Number Three: Charlotte Flair and Carmella (with R Truth) versus Bayley and Sasha Banks
Sasha and Carmella start things off while the 24/7 Title is suspended during the match. Sasha sends Carmella to the mat and follows with an Irish whip. Carmella avoids a splash into the corner and moonwalks. Carmella with a bulldog into the turnbuckles followed by a clothesline for a near fall. Sasha with a forearm and she sends Carmella to the floor. Bayley tags in and Bayley stands over Carmella and then connects with forearms. Bayley sends Carmella into the announce table. Bayley sends Carmella back into the ring and gets a near fall.
Bayley with forearms and she sends Carmella into the turnbuckles. Sasha tags in and they send Carmella into the turnbuckles. Sasha with a snap mare and she runs into a reverse chin lock. Carmella with elbows and Sasha sends Carmella to the mat. Bayley tags in and Bayley punches Carmella. Carmella with forearms and Bayley keeps Carmella from making the tag. Carmella escapes a slam and hits Edge-O-Matic and Charlotte tags in and clotheslines Bayley and kicks Sasha off the apron. Charlotte with chops and a belly-to-back suplex.
Charlotte with a fallaway slam. Charlotte with a back breakeer and a running boot to the head. Charlotte goes for a figure four leg lock and she bridges but Sasha with Meteora. Sasha tags in and she gets on Charlotte’s back but Charlotte with a backpack stunner. Sasha sends Charlotte to the turnbuckles and Carmella tags in and hits a cross body and drop kick. Sasha leaps over Carmella but Carmella with a super kick for a near fall. Bayley is sent to teh apron and Carmella with thrust kicks to knock Bayley off the apron. Carmella with a rollup for a near fall but Sasha with Banks Statement and Carmella taps out.
Winners: Bayley and Sasha Banks
R Truth and Carmella run to the ring as they look for the Benny Hill gang. Carmella tells them to stop and she asks for a mic. She tells them to stop chasing them. She cannot take that any more. They are on the run to capture and retain the 24/7 Title. Truth says they are going to get out of here thanks to his clown friend and he will take them to Derry Lane. Carmella says she cannot do this any more.
Truth hugs Carmella and Carmella with a rollup for the three count.
Carmella celebrates and then she gets on Truth’s back and they go to the back and we have women chasing the new champ to the back.
We take a look at a tour that Carmella and R Truth got at the University of Tennessee. Truth says he is confused and he is worried that the balls hanging from the ceiling will fall on them. Knox County mayor, Kane shows up to talk about Pat Summit. Truth asks how big were those girls? They had to be forty feet high. Truth asks Kane if he knows him and he calls him Magic Johnson, and then Larry Bird. Kane says he would love to take Truth on a tour of Knoxville. Truth asks if Kane has any Secret Service people with him and Kane says no. Truth is excited to be on a tour with the President.
Match Number One: Drake Maverick and Renee Michelle versus R Truth and Carmella in a 24/7 Championship Mosh Pit Match
Renee and Carmella have to be held back.
The belt rings and Drake with a rollup for a near fall. Truth with a split and hip toss. Truth with a split and spinning leg drop for a near fall. Truth with a dance and Truth sends Drake over the top rope and he is caught and sent around the ring and onto the apron. Drake is sent back into the ring and Truth with a flapjack for a near fall when Renee breaks up the cover. Carmella and Renee with punches to each other and Drake pulls his wife off Carmella. Carmella slaps Truth and Truth with a kick and gourdbuster for the three count.
Winners: R Truth and Carmella (R Truth retains championship)
After the match, Truth realizes that the 24/7 rules return after the match and everyone piles on and everyone gets the cover but Mike Kanellis leaves the ring with the title and he is declared the champion.
Match Number Seven: Alexa Bliss (with Nikki Cross) versus Natalya versus Naomi versus Carmella in a Number One Contender Elimination Match
Before the match starts, the person who will face the winner of this match at SummerSlam makes her way to the ring.
Alexa with a kick to Natalya and punch to Naomi. Alexa goes to the floor and Naomi with a rollup on Carmella for a near fall. Naomi with a side head lock and Naomi with a sunset flip for a near fall. Naomi with an Irish whip but Naomi misses a splash. Natalya with a slingshot atomic drop and both women go for a drop kick. Both women go for clotheslines and both go down. Carmella pulls Alexa off the apron and Carmella gets a near fall on Naomi and then Natalya. Carmella gets more near falls. Carmella sends Natalya to the floor and Carmella kicks Naomi in the corner.
Carmella with an Irish whip but Naomi with a back elbow. Carmella with forearms. Carmella with a handstandcanrana for a near fall on Naomi. Carmella with a satellite head scissors to Natalya and Carmella with a bronco buster to Natalya. Naomi misses Rear View and Carmella with a super kick to Naomi and Natalya. Alexa with a rollup on Carmella for the three count.
Nikki says she is glad to know that the Bayley we saw last night was the real Bayley.
Bayley says Alexa is manipulating Nikki and she asks Nikki if she is okay helping someone else win a championship. Bayley says she understands that she is facing impossible odds, but Nikki does not need Alexa. Bayley says she is bringing everything on Sunday. What happens when Alexa loses and blames you for the loss?
Bayley signs the contract.
Nikki says she wants to help her friend, but Bayley would not understand that because she says Bayley’s friends have abandoned her. Alexa is not using her. Alexa promised that when they win on Sunday, they will be co-champions.
Nikki signs the contract.
Nikki tells Bayley to stick around for Nikki’s match with Carmella. She will show that when it is time to play, Nikki gets all the fun.
Match Number Two: Nikki Cross versus Carmella
Nikki with a cross body and punches to Carmella. Nikki runs Carmella into the corner and connects with shoulders. Nikki with kicks. Nikki with a snap mare and drop kick for a near fall. Nikki with forearms to the back followed by a suplex for a near fall. Nikki with a crossface and Regal Lock combination but Carmella rolls over to get a near fall. Nikki with a top wrist lock. Carmella with punches but Cross with a clothesline. Nikki says something to Bayley and Carmella with a punch. Nikki with forearms. Nikki misses a cross body when Carmella moves. Carmella with an atomic drop and a kick in the corner. Carmella with a moonwwalk and Bronco Buster.
Nikki blocks a kick and Carmella with an inside cradle for a near fall. Carmella has another super kick blocked and Nikki with a swinging neck breaker for the three count.
Winner: Nikki Cross
Just five days before Nikki Cross joins Alexa Bliss for a 2-on-1 Handicap Match against Bayley at WWE Extreme Rules in The Twisted Sister’s first-ever SmackDown Women’s Title Match, she will face Carmella one-on-one tonight on SmackDown LIVE. Find out how the up-and-coming Superstar fares against the explosive former SmackDown Women’s Champion at 8/7C on USA Network.
Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross walk in the back as we go to commercial.
We are back and Alexa Bliss comes out for A Moment of Bliss. Alexa sends her thoughts for Bobby and Braun.
Alexa brings out her guest, the person who got Alexa her title match against Bayley at Extreme Rules. Alexa brings out Nikki Cross.
We take a look back at Nikki’s victory over Bayley from Smackdown.
Nikki says she wants everyone to know that none of this would have been possible without your support and guidance. You were the first person to take her seriously and welcome her with open arms. Nikki says she will always be grateful.
Alexa says this is all about Nikki.
Carmella interrupts and makes her way onto the stage.
Carmella says this is Nikki’s moment of bliss. You pinned the champion so why is Alexa getting a title match?
Alexa wants to know why is Carmella trying to steal the spotlight from Nikki.
Alexa says that Carmella is only R Truth’s side kick.
Carmella says she will show Alexa what a sidekick is what they go to the ring and she will kick Alexa in the head.
Match Number Seven: Carmella versus Alexa Bliss (with Nikki Cross)
Carmella with a rollup for the three count.
We go to commercial.
Match Number Eight: Nikki Cross versus Carmella
Nikki punches Carmella and applies a sleeper. Carmella with a drop kick and satellite head scissors. Nikki pulls Carmella into the ring skirt and connects with forearms. Nikki sends Carmella back into the ring and gets a near fall. Nikki gets a near fall. Nikki runs into a boot from Carmella and Carmella with clotheslines. Carmella with an atomic drop and she sends Nikki into the turnbuckles. Carmella with a Bronco Buster for a near fall. Nikki with a forearm and shoulder followed by a slingshot kick. Nikki goes up top and leaps over Carmella. Nikki blocks a thrust kick and Nikki with a swinging neck breaker for the three count.
Winner: Nikki Cross