Welcome to ITN’s Results & Updates Blog for WWE Friday Night SmackDown episode of 27 March 2020(3/27/2020).
- Date- 27 March 2020
- Location- WWE Performance Center, Orlando, FL, US
- Time- 8 PM EST(28 March 2020 12 AM GMT/5:30 AM IST)
Bayley and Sasha Banks open the show to talk about the WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship match at WrestleMania. Bayley says although Paige tried to separate them by putting both of them in the match, but they are inseparable. Sasha does not like their comparison with Peanut Butter & Jelly but agrees that they are inseparable.
Lacey Evans comes out and takes shot at them. Naomi also interrupts them for a short promo of her own. Tamina Snuka comes out next and hits Naomi with a headbutt, then Evans with a superkick. Sasha and Bayley retreat right away.
Drew Gulak defeated Shinsuke Nakamura in a singles match. The stipulation was that if Gulak wins, Daniel Bryan will get a title shot against Sami Zayn. Nakamura was looking to end the match with Kinshasa but Bryan assists Gulak to get the win.
Backstage, Otis and Tucker were about to attack Dolph Ziggler but WWE officials stop them. Otis and Ziggler fix their match for WrestleMania, with Mandy in Ziggler’s corner.
Elias comes out on the perch to perform a song about WrestleMania and Baron Corbin. As Elias ends his song, Baron Corbin attacks him. Elias was falling down but holds on the perch somehow. Corbin uses his scepter to knock him down. Elias falls below and is laid out. After the break, Michael Cole informs that Elias is being transferred to a local medical facility after that ‘horrific fall.’
Alexa Bliss defeated Asuka in a singles match after hitting a DDT in the ring.
Next, we get a replay of Triple H vs Roman Reigns match from WrestleMania 32 in 2016. After the replay, Cole gets Triple H for comments on both Goldberg and Roman Reigns. Hunter says both men are intense but Roman Reigns’ intensity lasts longer.
Dolph Ziggler is talking to Sonya Deville backstage. Mandy Rose walks up and Deville leaves for something. Rose asks Ziggler why he had to rub the photos on Otis. She also says they can have their match at WrestleMania but she refuses to let them fight over her like some prize.
Bray Wyatt is in Firefly Fun House. He looks at the lantern head and tells him he should shut up since he was not able to defeat John Cena at WrestleMania previously. Wyatt has a special recipe to defeat Cena. Then he pulls out a blender and puts in sauce, disappointment, rage and resentment in the blender.
Ramblin’ Rabbit brings a special carrot that will help him see Cena but Wyatt puts in Rabbit himself in the blender and turns it on. Wyatt then says John Cena does not deserve an ordinary match and since The Fiend is anything but ordinary, he is challenging Cena for a special Firefly Fun House match.
The New Day vs The Usos match for the #1 contender for WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship, ended in a Disqualification. The champions, Miz and John Morrison were at the commentary. In the end, both teams were brawling near the commentary table. When Miz and Morrison were taunting New Day, Kofi swept Morrison’s leg on the announce table. Miz then started brawling with both teams and the referee called for DQ.
After the match, Micheal Cole announced that Miz and Morrison will have to defend their tag team title at WrestleMania against both New Day and The Usos in a Ladder Match.