WWE SmackDown results following Sunday nights Survivor Series pay-per-view. It has been announced that a Black Friday Battle Royal will take place to determine the new No.1 contender for Roman Reigns’ Universal Championship. Jeff Hardy and Drew McIntyre will team up to face Happy Corbin and Madcap Moss. Plus, Ridge Holland will face Cesaro, as he continues to look to impress Sheamus.
WWE SmackDown Results – November 26, 2021
Kayla Braxton starts the show inside the ring. She begins to discuss Brock Lesnar’s suspension but the Universal Champion, Roman Reigns, interrupts her with Paul Heyman. A video package is shown of Reigns’ champion vs. champion match with Big E from Survivor Series. Heyman dresses down Kayla about the rumours involving Brock Lesnar’s suspension no longer being indefinite saying The Tribal Chief only deals with facts. He tells her to leave the ring as the WWE Universe chant for Lesnar.
Roman Reigns begins to speak and says that Brock Lesnar and Big E are losers. He says he’s running laps around the SmackDown roster right now. Roman says he’d take on 3 or 4 superstars from the Battle Royal tonight because he would smash them all. He says his days in the ring may be over sooner rather than later and insists he is the greatest of all-time.
Jeff Hardy & Drew McIntyre vs. Happy Corbin & Madcap Moss
This was a great tag team match full of action. The fans in attendance were fully behind the home-state hero, Jeff Hardy. The match concluded when McIntyre delivered a Claymore to Madcap Moss, then tagged in Jeff Hardy to deliver a Swanton Bomb.
Winners: Jeff Hardy & Drew McIntyre
Backstage, Paul Heyman asks if Kayla she has got any confirmations or denials yet in regards to Brock Lesnar’s suspension. Heyman says Brock fears Roman Reigns. Paul says if Kayla doesn’t have either a confirmation or denial by the end of the night then she’s done.
Ridge Holland w/ Sheamus vs. Cesaro
This is Ridge Holland’s SmackDown debut as Sheamus joined the commentary team for the match. Holland impressed, but Cesaro managed to pick up the win with a small package pinfall.
Backstage, Drew McIntyre is with WWE Officials Sonya Deville and Adam Pearce. It appears the participants for the Battle Royal later tonight have yet to be confirmed.
Rick Boogs w/ IC Champion Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Angel Garza w/ Humberto Carrillo in a Thanksgiving Leftovers Throw down
Angel picks up the win, as Boogs was distracted by Humberto playing his guitar on the table set-up outside of the ring before Nakamura kicked Humberto’s leg forcing him to fall back through the table.
Winner: Angel w/ Humberto Carrillo
A video is shown recapping Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair from Sunday night.
Backstage, Kayla interviews Adam Pearce. Pearce says the names for the Battle Royal will be posted on his office door soon. Pearce also states that he doesn’t expect Brock Lesnar’s suspension will be lifted any time soon.
WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion, Charlotte Flair, makes her way to the ring for an interview with Michael Cole. Charlotte says that Becky got lucky on Sunday night. Toni Storm made her way to the ring following up on recent weeks of wanting a shot at Charlotte’s title. The two end up brawling outside the ring when Charlotte throws pie in Toni’s face from the Thanksgiving table still set up on the outside. Flair then goads Toni to fight her and shoves another pie in her face.
Another instalment of the comic book like vignette for Xia Li is shown. She is coming soon to SmackDown.
Sasha Banks & Naomi vs. Natalya & Shayna Baszler
WWE Official, Sonya Deville, joins the commentary table for the match. Another great tag team match on this show. Naomi eventually picked up the victory pinning Natalya. Naomi walked over to Sonya after the match who was applauding her.
Winners: Naomi & Shayna Baszler
Backstage, superstars are gathered outside Adam Pearce’s office checking their name is on the list for the Black Friday Battle Royal. Drew approaches, but Sheamus reveals that McIntyre didn’t make the cut.
Black Friday Battle Royal – winner receives a shot at the Universal Championship
Sheamus was right, no Drew McIntyre in the match, but he still makes his way down clearing the ring with his sword, Angela. Adam Pearce rushes down to get Drew out of the ring but he doesn’t leave but left on his own accord during the commercial break.
Sheamus, Ricochet, Jeff Hardy and Happy Corbin were the final four men. Sheamus eliminated Ricochet. Happy Corbin eliminates Sheamus and then Jeff Hardy eliminates Corbin to win.. or so we thought. Sami Zayn reappears, never being eliminated, to win the Black Friday Battle Royal.
Winner: Sami Zayn
After the match, Kayla Braxton confirms that Brock Lesnar’s suspension has been lifted and he’ll be there next week. The Bloodline are shown backstage looking angry as the WWE Universe chant “we want Brock!”
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