WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results
March 19, 2021
Report by Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com
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Backstage, Bianca Belair and Sasha Banks argue. Belair tells Banks that defending the title tonight is a bad decision and all of this is happening because Banks is entangled with Reginald. Belair says she isn’t going to save Banks tonight. Banks said she didn’t ask her to.
SmackDown Women’s Championship Match: Sasha Banks (c) vs. Nia Jax w/Shayna Baszler
Banks knees Jax in the head. Banks head-scissors Jax into the middle turnbuckle. Running double knees by Banks. Banks almost locks in the Bank Statement but Jax escapes. Jax runs over Banks. Jax lifts Banks up in a gorilla press. Jax drops Banks after walking around the ring with her suspended in the air. Elbow drop by Jax. Banks kicks out. Jax hits the Samoan drop. Banks kicks out again. Belair power walks to the ring as Banks rolls out of it. Belair looks concerned. Belair tells Banks that she’s got this and to get up. After the break, Jax stomps on Banks’ knee. Jax slaps on the stretch muffler. Jax swings Banks’ head into the middle turnbuckle. Banks manages to kick out again. Jax puts Banks in the stretch muffler again. Banks reverses it into a sunset flip. Jax kicks out. Banks surprises Jax with the Bank Statement. Baszler and Belair get into a scuffle. The referee gets distracted by Belair. Baszler tries to knee Banks while the referee’s back is turned but Banks moves out of the way. Baszler levels Jax with the strike. Belair tosses Baszler out of the ring. Banks pins Jax.
Winner and STILL SmackDown Women’s Champion, Sasha Banks!
Backstage, Edge says Jey Uso is one of the best talents walking the planet right now, but he will never realize his potential while he is walking in Reigns’ shadow.
Backstage, Jax tells Baszler that if she makes the same mistake this Sunday, she’s going to destroy her. Baszler apologizes. Jax isn’t interested. Baszler says she will get a match with Belair tonight and she’ll kick her head in to make it up to Jax.
In-Ring Segment: Seth Rollins
Rollins complains about being disrespected by the entire roster when he returned to SmackDown. One person took the disrespect too far. Cesaro stayed at the ring and mocked him. Rollins knows why Cesaro did what he did. Cesaro is jealous of Rollins. Rollins is a certified main eventer, Cesaro is an abject failure. Rollins shows footage of the beatdown he gave Cesaro last week. Rollins laughs and jokes that Cesaro is always tired from swinging around trying to get the brass ring. Rollins notes that Cesaro swung him over 20 times. Cesaro will never disrespect him again. Shinsuke Nakamura walks down to the ring. Rollins yells to Nakamura not to disrespect him. Rollins knows Nakamura is better and smarter than Cesaro. Rollins warns Nakamura not to get in the ring. If he does, Rollins will beat him like he did Cesaro. Nakamura gets in the ring and snatches the mic from Rollins. Nakamura tells Rollins to shut up. Rollins swings but Nakamura ducks. Nakamura floors Rollins with a kick. Nakamura calls for the Kinshasa. Rollins rolls out of the ring. Nakamura tells Rollins to come on and Rollins loses it and runs back in the ring. Nakamura levels Rollins with the Kinshasa.
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