WrestleMania Smackdown started as Daniel Bryan entered the arena. Bryan entered the ring and said he was excited about WrestleMania and there was nothing more exciting than wrestling in front of a live crowd. He mocked his previous WrestleMania opponents and Edge & Randy Orton for not accepting him as a WrestleMania main eventer. He hyped his WrestleMania match more.
Match 1 – Fatal 4 Way WWE Smackdown Tag Team Championship – Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode defeated Chad Gable & Otis, Rey Mysterio & Dominik Mysterio, and The Street Profits
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All the four teams were seen fighting each other and they dragged each other towards the ring. The match started as it was a pretty good booking, it was booked for 10 minutes. All the teams were given a good amount of booking. Robert Roode pinned Chad Gable to pick up the victory for his side and retain the title.
Next up was the promotion for different WrestleMania matches from both brands
Match 2 – Tamina defeated Nia Jax by DQ
Tamina was booked pretty strong in this match. She almost pinned Nia with a Half Samoan Drop but Shayna Baszler attacked her and the match went to DQ. Backstage all the tag team turmoil match fought each other as Natalya and Tamina stood strong,
Edge entered the arena. He reminded of the WrestleMania VI main event where Ultimate Warrior defeated Hulk Hogan and fairy tales do not occur in real life. Overall, he made a good promotion for their WrestleMania match. It was quite a long promo though.
More Promotions for the WrestleMania matches with pre-taped promos and backstage interviews.
Match 3 – Jey Uso wins the 22 men Andre The Giant Memorial Battle, Royal
Pretty entertaining match like every other battle royal. Below are full details of the Elimination order;
- Akira Tozawa eliminated by Shelton Benjamin and Cedric Alexander
- Tucker eliminated by Shelton Benjamin and Cedric Alexander
- Shelton Benjamin by multiple men
- Cedric Alexander by multiple men
- Erik by Elias
- Drew Gulak eliminated by Mace and T Bar
- Humberto Carrillo eliminated by Mace and T Bar
- Slapjack by Elias
- Jaxson Ryker by Mace
- Elias by T Bar
- Mace by Mustafa Ali
- T Bar by Mustafa Ali
- Kalisto by Lince Dorado
- Lince Dorado by Gran Metalic
- Gran Metalic by King Korbin
- Murphy by King Korbin
- Angel Garza by Shinsuke Nakamura
- Mustafa Ali by Ricochet
- Ricochet by Jey Uso
- King Korbin by Shinsuke Nakamura
- Shinsuke Nakamura by Jey Uso
After the match, WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns came out and congratulated Jey Uso for his victory. He hyped his WrestleMania title match against Edge and Daniel Bryan. After the speech, the show went off the air.
Overall, it was more of a promotional event for WrestleMania 37. We give it 2.5 stars out of 5. 1.5 stars will be deducted for not featuring many matches and one star will be deducted for too many promos.
Sportzwiki Rating – 2.5/5