Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free WWE Smackdown Live results for August 6, 2019. The go-home show before SummerSlam featured Dolph Ziggler as Goldberg, Shane McMahon kicking Kevin Owens in the face and more. Make sure you’re here tomorrow for the complete Best and Worst of Smackdown Live column.
WWE Smackdown Live Results:
— Charlotte Flair opened up Smackdown by cutting a promo on Trish Stratus. Flair tried to play a promo package of her own highlights when a video rolled on Stratus’s career. Stratus came out to confront Flair, slapping her in the face after Flair said she’d make Stratus bow to the queen. Flair laughed and left the ring.
— Goldberg’s music played and Dolph Ziggler emerged from the locker room. Rey Mysterio came down the ramp, but Ziggler blindsided him and laid him out with a super kick. Mustafa Ali ran down to take Mysterio’s place.
1. Dolph Ziggler defeated Mustafa Ali. Ziggler pinned Ali after connecting on a super kick.
— Roman Reigns spoke to Kayla Braxton about being targeted over the last week. Reigns publicly apologized for assuming it was Samoa Joe. He said he’d get answers tonight after seeing the footage.
2. Natalya vs. Ember Moon ended in a no contest. Natalya locked in the sharpshooter outside the ring and wouldn’t let go until Bayley ran down and pushed her off.
— Kevin Owens hosted the Kevin Owens Show and called out Shane McMahon. Owens asked McMahon to put his career on the line, and McMahon refused. McMahon challenged him to a fight, when Elias attacked him from behind. Owens cleared off the announce table and stunned Elias on it. McMahon swept Owens off the table and pushed the announce table on top of him. He then put a chair on Owens’ face and dropkicked it into him.
— Sami Zayn cut a promo on the hype surrounding Aleister Black. Black came out and demanded their match happen immediately.
3. Aleister Black defeated Sami Zayn. Black pinned Zayn after dropping him with Black Mass.
4. The New Day (Big E and Xavier Woods) defeated Daniel Bryan and Erick Rowan vis disqualification. Rowan hit Woods with the steel stairs to give the New Day the win. After the match, Rowan and Bryan laid out the New Day with their finishers.
— Reigns walked into the locker room and kicked everyone out except for Buddy Murphy. He accused Murphy of running him down, and Murphy said he didn’t know who did it. Reigns tossed Murphy around the locker room and repeatedly asked him who did it. Murphy claimed it was Rowan as he and Bryan watched from the ring.