Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, brings you the Smackdown Live exclusive edition of the WWE Elimination Chamber Recap.
WWE Elimination Chamber took place at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The main event of the evening was obviously the Elimination Chamber as WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena defended his title against Bray Wyatt, AJ Styles, WWE Intercontinental Champion Dean Ambrose, The Miz and Baron Corbin. WWE Smackdown Live World Tag Team Champions American Alpha defended their titles in a Tag Team Turmoil Match. WWE Smackdown Live Women's Champion Alexa Bliss defended her title against Naomi. Dolph Ziggler battled Kalisto and Apollo Crews in a Handicap Match. Nikki Bella battled Nattie Neidhart in a one on one Women's Division match. Becky Lynch battled Mickie James in a one on one Women's Division match. Mojo Rawley battled Curt Hawkins in a one on one match to kick off the pre-show.
** Pre-Show **
Winner: Mojo Rawley, by pinfall.
- James Ellsworth purchases Carmella box seat tickets for tonight's show.
- Becky Lynch was in the Social Media Lounge and promised to Disarm both of Mickie James' arms tonight.
** Elimination Chamber **
Winner: Becky Lynch, by pinfall.
Winners: Apollo Crews and Kalisto, by pinfall.
- "WWE Smackdown Live World Tag Team Championship, Turmoil Match": American Alpha (c) vs. Heath Slater and Rhyno vs. The Ascension vs. The Vaudevillians vs. Breezango vs. The Usos:
** Heath Slater and Rhyno vs. Breezango: The match closes out with Fandango grounding and pounding Slater. Fandango tosses a handful of fashion tickets at Slater as Rhyno takes out Breeze. Fandango attacks Rhyno and tosses him outside. Slater hits an O'Connor Roll on Fandango and tags Rhyno in. Rhyno lays out Fandango with the Gore and scores the pinfall.
** Heath Slater and Rhyno vs. The Vaudevillains: The match closes out with Gotch unloading a series of knees on Slater. Rhyno hits a shoulder block on Gotch as Slater dodges an English swanton bomb. Slater hits a DDT and scores the pinfall.
** The Usos vs. American Alpha: The match closes out with Jordan hitting a drop kick on Jey and follows that with a over head belly to belly. Gable tags in and almost gets pinned on a Jimmy sunset flip. Gable sneaks in a rollup on Jimmy and scores the pinfall.
Winners: American Alpha, to retain the WWE Smackdown Live World Tag Team Championship.
Winner: Double Countout
Winner: Randy Orton, by pinfall.
Winner: Naomi, by pinfall, to win the WWE Smackdown Live Women's Championship.
** Order of Entrants **
#1: John Cena
#2: AJ Styles
#3: Dean Ambrose
#4: Bray Wyatt
#5: Baron Corbin
#6: The Miz
** First Elimination: The match goes until all six men are in the match before the first elimination takes place. The Miz enters, but stays in his pod as Corbin measures Miz up. Miz hesitates and distracts Corbin long enough for Ambrose to roll up Corbin and score the pinfall.
** Third Elimination: Miz mocks Daniel Bryan with Yes Kicks to Cena, Styles and Bray. Miz hits corner drop kicks on Cena, Styles and Bray and then hits the Awesome Clothesline. Bray stops Miz from climbing the ropes, so Miz plants Bray with the Skull Crushing Finale. Miz climbs the ropes again and goes for a cross body on Cena. Cena counters by catching Miz, hitting the AA and scoring the pinfall.
Winner: Bray Wyatt, to win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.