Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, brings you the Smackdown Live Recap for the week.
This week Smackdown Live was live in Houston, Texas. WWE World Heavyweight Champion AJ Styles kicks off the show by addressing his foot injury, James Ellsworth and WWE TLC. Newly crowned WWE Smackdown Live World Tag Team Champions The Wyatt Family defended their titles against Heath Slater and Rhyno. Carmella addresses what she said at WWE TLC about Nattie Neidhart being the one who attacked Nikki Bella at WWE Survivor Series. The Hype Bros battled The Ascension in Tag Team Division action. WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz returns with another edition of Miz TV. Baron Corbin battled Kalisto in a one on one match. Chad Gable of American Alpha battled Tyler Breeze of Breezago. Newly crowned WWE Smackdown Live Women's Champion Alexa Bliss has a Championship Celebration. Main event time saw The Miz defend the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Dean Ambrose.
** Smackdown Live **
Winners: The Wyatt Family, by pinfall, to retain the WWE Smackdown Live World Tag Team Championship.
- Backstage, Kalisto asked for a rematch against Baron Corbin because he has speed for his advantage and speed kills.
- Backstage, Baron Corbin says he can't deny Kalisto's speed, but Kalisto is nothing but a mosquito that's going to get squashed.
Winners: The Hype Bros, by pinfall.
Winner: Baron Corbin, by pinfall.
Winner: Chad Gable, by pinfall.
Winner: The Miz, by pinfall, to retain the WWE Intercontinental Championship.