This is the Fightful.com live coverage for tonight's episode of WWE Smackdown! Live! Tonight history will be made as we have the 900th episode of WWE Smackdown! where we see return of The Phenom; The Undertaker and the return of The Rated R Superstar; Edge! We are five days away from Survivor Series this Sunday night where Team Smackdown takes on Team RAW! How will Team Smackdown! recover after being humiliated by Team RAW last night? Be sure to come back here at 8PM EST to find out!
-We open up with a video package of various significant moments in Smackdown! history then it switches to tonight's show, plugging the 900th episode. We open in the arena with Shane and Daniel coming out to a huge ovation as they talk about the return of Edge and The Undertaker. Shane announces we're starting the show off strong with the Intercontinental title match.
The Miz vs Dolph Ziggler
They start off even to start the match with Dolph getting a quick 2 count then square off as we go to commercial.
Miz and Dolph spend a lot of time on the mat after dropping one another then Miz misses a clothesline, Dolph dropping him with clotheslines of his own then Dolph hits a swinging neckbreaker into a diving elbow drop, these two countering each other a lot as Dolph gets a quick 2 count. Dolph puts on a sleeper, but Miz gets to the ropes then Dolph rolls him up, Miz dropping Dolph with a stiff boot to the face then uses the ropes for leverage for a close 2 count. Dolph hits a Famouser for a very close 2 count as we go to commercial.
It appears Miz has busted his nose as he mocks Daniel Bryan and kicks Dolph repeatedly, Dolph rolling him up for a quick 2 count then Miz hits a running knee into The Skull Crushing Finale for a very close 2 count. Dolph blocks a figure four then Miz blocks a DDT, Dolph hitting the Zig Zag for a very close 2 count, Miz getting his foot on the rope. The Spirit Squad come out and dropped by Dolph then Miz puts on a figure four, but Dolph gets to the ropes then Dolph rolls up Miz, but Maryse pushes them over and Miz gets the pin and the win.
Winner: The Miz via pinfall
-We get a recap of last night where Team RAW made Team Smackdown! Live look like a bunch of geeks, making them look quite weak leading into Survivor Series, presumably billing them as the underdogs. We then get a plug for The Cutting Edge then The Undertaker.
-Alexa and Daniel are backstage and he tells her to focus on Survivor Series and she wants her rematch then Natalya comes in blowing her whistle, giving Alexa a pep talk then Alexa leaves.
Kalisto vs Oney Lorcan
Locan attacks Kalisto immediately, very agressive, turning him inside out then Kalisto misses a springboard, Lorcan getting a quick 2 count, not sure if he hurt himself or not, but Kalisto hits a Salida del Sol for the pin and the win.
Winner: Kalisto via pinfall with the Solida del Sol
-Team Smackdown! is backstage and Booker T comes in, dressed as King Booker then Breezeango issue them a citation
Nikki Bella vs Carmella
They lock up to start the match for a clean break then Nikki chases her around the outside of the ring, Nikki hitting a knee to the face then drops her again with a dropkick then goes for a baseball slide, but Carmella hits a neckbreaker off the apron and onto the floor. Carmella gets her back into the ring and drops her, following up with a sleeper, but Nikki powers out of it quickly. Carmella chokes her in the corner then goes for a Bronco Buster, but Nikki gets out of the way at the last second. Charlotte comes ringside with a ticket as we go to commercial.
Carmella has a choke on Nikki, but she powers out then hits an Alabama slam into a back roundhouse kick. Nikki drops Charlotte with a stiff forearm then drags her over the barricade and attacks her, putting her in the ring then attacks her, the rest of Team RAW coming out and beating up on Nikki as Carmella tries to help, only to get murdered as well. Natalya, Naomi, Becky and Alexa come out and the two teams fight at ringside.
Winner: No Contest
-We get a video package for how Brock