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Join us as we bring you the complete results, updates, winners and highlights from WWE SmackDown 11 June 2021 episode.
Event Name – WWE Friday Night SmackDown
Date – 11 June 2021
Location – Yuengling Center, Tampa, FL, US
Time – 8 PM EST(12 June 2021 12 AM GMT/5:30 AM IST)
WWE SmackDown 11 June 2021 Quick Results
- Kevin Owens & Big E defeated Sami Zayn & Apollo Crews in a tag team match via pinfall.
- Liv Morgan defeated Carmella in a singles match via pinfall.
- Montez Ford defeated Chad Gable in a singles match via Disqualification.
- Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Baron Corbin in a singles match via pinfall.
Jimmy Asks What’s Roman’s Problem
Roman is backstage with Jey Uso. Roman asks Jey what is the one thing that he does not stand with? Jey says its embarassing the family. Roman asks him whether his brother understands this.
Jimmy Uso makes his entrance to the ring. He says last week was supposed to be a celebration for winning the SmackDown Tag Team Champions. He recalls how the referee blew up the call last week in the first match while Roman interfered in the second match. Jimmy says Roman got them disqualified on purpose and make it about themselves. Jimmy asks Roman what was the point of attacking Rey and Dominik. Jimmy says Roman is jealous of him and that Jimmy wants his brother back with him. Jimmy says he will do something tonight that he won’t regret.
Backstage, Roman says Jimmy is not his brother and nobody is going to confuse him with Jimmy. Jey walks off.
Kevin Owens and Big E makes their entrance for the match. We cut to a break.
Jimmy asks does Jey think they could not have won the tag titles. He tells Jey that this could not go on like this and that Roman is the real family disgrace. Jey snaps and asks him what does he want him to do. He was gone for a year and his loyalty lies with the tribal chief, and he could not get out of it. Jimmy tells him that he will in their locker room if Roman wants him.
Kevin Owens & Big E vs Sami Zayn & Apollo Crews
KO unloads with punches on Apollo to start. He hits a knee strike on Apollo and goes out to attack Sami on the floor. Sami is sent into the barricade. KO returns to the ring and runs into a big boot from Apollo. KO hits a senton on Apollo before going after Sami again. Apollo catches him with kicks when he returns to the ring. Sami and Apollo keep KO under control with quick tags.
KO tries to fight out of the corner but Sami keeps him in the corner. KO hits a kick after coming off the ropes and slips out to tag Big E. Big E gets the hot tag and runs riot over Apollo. Big E hits Belly to Belly suplex and a throw. Apollo gets his knees up on the standing splash. Apollo drops Big E before Big E counters with Urinage. Apollo kicks out at two-count and counters to hits an enziguiri. Apollo hits a German suplex next. Big E tries to hit a spear but Apollo sidesteps and Big E crashes to the floor.
Sami Zayn is unloading on Big E in their corner as we return from the break. Tags in and out for Sami and Apollo. Sami hits some blows to the head and puts on a headlock. Big E gets to his feet and tries to tag in KO. Sami trips him with drop toe hold and tags in Apollo. Apollo hits an elbow drop and a splash in the corner. Apollo misses a crossbody and KO gets the hot tag. Sami comes in from the other end.
KO unloads on him in the corner. KO hits a cannonball and a senton on the floor. Back to the ring, KO hits a clothesline in the corner before hitting another cannonball. KO hits a Swanton Bomb from the top to get a near fall. Sami fights at the top and slips out to tag in Apollo. Owens hits a superkick and pop-up powerbomb on Apollo. Sami breaks the pin to save the match. KO tries to prevent the dragon suplex from Sami but Sami manages to hit it anyway.
Sami hits the blue thunder bomb and Big E had to break the pin. Sami deals with Big E but Owens hits him with a stunner to get the pin and the win.
Winners – Kevin Owens & Big E
Owens and Big E celebrate and go back to the ramp. Apollo gets on the mic and says only reason he lost was that stupid Sami Zayn. Apollo says why not they run it back next week with Commander Azeez as his partner. KO & Big E are pumped up for this. Sami Zayn gets a mic and says Apollo set him up and is working with Owens. Sami enters the ring and shouts at Apollo. Commander Azeez hits him with a Nigerian Nail to drop him. Apollo and Azeez leave the ring.
We see Rey Mysterio talking animatedly with WWE Official Adam Pearce backstage. We cut to a break.
Chad Gable is backstage with The Street Profits. Gable apologizes for Otis’ attack from last week and says he got their tag team match cancelled. Profits tell them he does not need to do them a favour. It boils down to Gable challenging either one of them for a singles match. Both Ford and Dawkins want the match, but it will be Ford who would face Gable. Gable also says he will not have Otis by his side, so Dawkins should also not be there. He also says Otis is still angry with them.
Jey is backstage with Roman now. Jey says Jimmy is angry and is not understanding what he is saying. Roman asks him where Jimmy is. Jey says he is in their locker room. Roman laughs that the Usos have a locker room and wonders whether it is the locker room of Roman’s cousins.
Carmella vs Liv Morgan
Carmella dances in the shadow before making her entrance. She gets introduced as the most beautiful women in the world. We cut to the break.
Back from the break, Liv Morgan enters for the match as we see the replay from their match last week. Morgan unloads in the corner to start. The referee separate them. Morgan misses a move on the ropes and Carmella goes on to unload on her with punches. Carmella slams her on the apron and into the barricade. Carmella showboats for a while in front of the commentators before getting back in the ring. Carmella hits back elbows in the corner. She keeps Morgan grounded and hits more punches. Liv fights back but runs into a big boot in the corner. Liv fights back quickly hits Carmella with the Oblivion to get the pin and the win.
Winner- Liv Morgan
Seth Rollins on Ding Dong! Hello!!
Bayley is in the ring with his Ding Dong Hello set all arranged in the ring. Seth thanks Bayley for bringing him on a proper show. Seth says he is a huge fan and Bayley is on fire. Seth says Bayley is on fire and he loves what he is doing against Bianca. Rollins wonders what is with kids these days with all the disrespect they show. Rollins brings out the mind games that Bayley is playing with Bianca and shows us the clips from last week’s promo from Bayley where she showed up on all the screens in Thunderdome. Both Rollins and Bayley laugh hysterically at the segment.
Bayley now brings up the clip of Rollins attacking Cesaro three weeks back. They both get serious watching the clip, before suddenly breaking into a laugh. The doorbell rings and they both wonder who it is. Rollins asks if Bayley got some gift for him. Rollins says he will get the door. Rollins opens the door and it is Cesaro who is standing behind the door. Cesaro attacks Rollins and unloads with punches. Cesaro throws Rollins over the chair and beat him up all around the ring. Rollins’ clothes get ripped off.
Cesaro stands tall as Rollins runs away. Bayley watches as her set is all destructed. Bianca Belair makes her entrance to the stage and gets on the mic. Bianca starts laughing at Bayley just like Bayley did last week.
We get a recap of Roman Reigns attacking Dominik and Rey Mysterio last week. Rey Mysterio is interviewed backstage. He talks about how he vowed the day Dominik was born to protect him, and last week he failed. He tells Roman he can do whatever he wants with his family, but now he’s messing with his, and his son is his reason for being. By the end of the night he’s gonna be in the ring and call Reigns out to show him what a family is supposed to look like.
Chad Gable vs Montez Ford
They lock up and Gable throws Ford over. They lock up again and Ford throws Gable over this time. Gable goes for the waistlock and takes Ford down. They both do standing switches and Gable goes on a sequence to trip Ford down. Gable puts on an arm bar.
Gable with more takedowns and a deep arm drag. Ford counters with an armdrag and puts on a lock on the arm. A bit of back and forth and Ford once again hits an arm drag. Gable with a front face lock. Gable cuts off a leap frog and puts on an ankle lock. Ford transitions into a pin attempt. Gable ends up on the floor and Ford hits a senton on him as we get to the break.
Gable is in control as we return. Gable hits a suplex and bridges to get a two-count. They collide in the middle of the ring. Dawkins was watching this match backstage when Otis attacks him and sends him into the crates. Otis leaves as
Gable and Ford exchange punches. Ford hits a big spinebuster and a standing moonsault. Ford hits the frog splash but his pin attempt gets delayed. Gable kicks out of the pin. Otis hits the ring and attacks Ford to cause a disqualification.
Winner – Montez Ford(via Disqualification)
Otis takes Ford to the floor and sends him into the barricade, announce table and steel steps. Otis takes him back to the ring to hit a powerslam. Otis hits a top rope splash on Ford now. Dawkins hobbles his way out to try and save Ford. Otis drops him and hits the Vader bomb on Ford. Security arrives and sends Otis & Gable away to end the segment.
Shinsuke Nakamura vs Baron Corbin
We get the replay from last week how Boogs and Nakamura kept The bell rings. Corbin gets distracted as Rick Boogs plays the guitar. Nakamura runs over Corbin with a big boot now. Nakamura in control in the corner. Nakamura goes to the top and hits a dropkick. Corbin catches him with Deep Six as he goes for the Kinshasa. Corbin gets a near fall. Corbin with some big right hands and a suplex. Corbin thwarts an attack but Nakamura gets him in the victory roll to get the win.
Winner – Shinsuke Nakamura
Post-match, Corbin drops Nakamura with a blow to the back. Boogs runs to catch the crown but Corbin smashes his face into the announce table. Corbin takes his crown back, but Nakamura snatches it off his face and Rick throws Corbin over the announce table.
Baron Corbin goes to Adam Pearce and Sonya Deville backstage to demand that they order Nakamura to return his crown. They say since both Corbin and Nakamura are at 2-2 wins, why not they run the match one more time next which will be the battle for the crown.
Roman Reigns enters the Usos’ locker room to confront Jimmy Uso. He asks Jimmy if he understands what the Universal Championship is. Jimmy says he doesn’t care about that and just cares about what is in Roman’s heart. Jimmy adds that Roman has been trying this shit since they were kids, and he watched a whole year of Reigns abusing Jey, and he doesn’t want to take his place.
Roman asks Jey if he sees what Jimmy is doing. Jimmy also asks Jey the same thing. Jey says he is tired of both of them and storms off. Jimmy tells Roman that he is tired and he doesn’t care if Reigns wants to fight him. Roman asks him why he would want to fight. Roman asks why Jimmy would do this to his mom, since he is the older brother and he should be looking out for Jey. Roman berates Jimmy for abandoning his brother when he was out for the last one year and tells him to make it right.
Rey Mysterio Calls Out Roman Reigns
Rey Mysterio makes his entrance and we cut to a break before the final segment.
After the break, Rey Mysterio takes the mic and calls out Roman Reigns over what he did with his son last week. Roman comes out with Paul Heyman. Rey acknowledges him for a rat bast**d that he is and the rat bastard who put his hands on his son, and as the man he’s gonna fight even if he loses. Rey chalenes Roman Reigns for a title match inside Hell in a Cell. Rey passes the mic to Reigns, but Roman takes a mic from Paul Heyman.
Roman says he acknowledges Rey as a father. Rey has grabbed hold of a kendo stick in this time and attacks Roman with it. Roman catches him and goes for a powerbomb but Mysterio still has the stick and continue to beat down Roman with this. Reigns throws Rey out of the ring. Rey comes back only to eat a Superman Punch.
Roman gets ready for a spear but Dominik attacks Roman with another kendo stick. Reigns cuts him off and powerbombs him from the ring to the floor. Roman gets to the floor. Rey attacks him again with the kendo stick. Rey checks on his son but Roman drop him from behind. Roman stands tall over The Mysterios.