TV Club: For some reason, SmackDown continues this whole “Bizarro world” experiment
Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.
- Results: Jinder Mahal defeated Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler, Luke Harper, Mojo Rawley, and Erick Rowan (Six-Pack Challenge, #1 Contendership for the WWE Championship); Charlotte defeated Naomi (#1 Contendership for the SmackDown Women’s Championship) The Colons defeated American Alpha; Kevin Owens defeated Gary Gander of Louisville, Kentucky (The First Ever Kevin Owens Face Of America Open Challenge); AJ Styles defeated Baron Corbin via Countout
- Watching this SmackDown, I felt like I was watching an episode of from around 2011/2012. In those shows, for every moment like Wade Barrett pushing Randy Orton down some stairs or Daniel …