AJ Styles fell short in his quest to regain the United States Championship after invoking his rematch clause on Smackdown. He definitely wants a piece of Kevin Owens though.
On Possibly Teaming With Shane McMahon to Face Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn: "I didn't think about it when I said it, but it certainly could be (at Survivor Series)".
After leading off Hell in a Cell, with one of the best matches of the night, The New Day and The Usos opened up SmackDown Live as well. Kicking off the show after surviving a deadly Hell In A Cell match with the New Day, the Usos were quickly interrupted by the former champs.
Rusev and English appeared to be in control when The Viper hit the Bulgarian Brute with an RKO outta nowhere.
The only other tag team with any credibility to challenge for the tag team titles at this point, given their dominance in recent weeks, would be the babyface team of Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable.
On Sunday, Dolph Ziggler suffered a glorious defeat at the hands of Bobby Roode. Also, in a rivalry that has been going on for years, the latest chapter in the rivalry between Natalya and Charlotte Flair would come to a head at WWE Hell in a Cell when Natalya defends the SmackDown Women's Championship against "The Queen" Charlotte Flair. This included the Hype Bros, Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable, The Ascension, and Breezango. The New Day's Big E & Xavier Woods (c) (with Kofi Kingston) by Jimmy Uso pinning Xavier Woods (c) following the Double Uce with a steel chair to win the SmackDown Tag Team Titles.
SmackDown Tag Team Championship: Hell in a Cell Match: The Usos def.
Charlotte's return to SmackDown a few weeks ago was intersected by the SmackDown Women's Champion Natalya immediately.
WWE Championship: Jinder Mahal (c) (with The Singh Brothers) def. Shinsuke Nakamura by pin following the Khallas to retain. Livid, Ziggler ended that match with a Zig Zag on an unaware Roode, who was none too happy about the sneak attack and demanded a rematch in the ring.
His opponent wounded, Corbin quickly wore the former champ down and locked in the End of Days finisher to secure his new reign as United States champion.
Zayn then declared that McMahon did not care about anyone but himself and that is why he saved Owens from the elbow drop.