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WWE SmackDown In About 4 Minutes… (Nov. 8, 2019) NXT UK INVADES! | WrestleTalk

November 11, 2019


Thank you for being an awesome Pledgehammer
on Patreon, WrestleTalk’s Personal Ring Announcer, Rodrigo Benitez! King Corbin calls out Roman Reigns’ lack
of desire! Tyson Fury and Braun Strowman just became best friends?! And Sasha Banks returns
to in-ring action! I’m Dave – Just Dave – and I’m subbing
in for Pete today! But fear not, I’ll be getting the hot tag to him next week – In
the meantime, I’m wearing a beanie, to ease you in better. Sorry about the lack of beard.
One step at a time. Do drop a like and a subscribe, and click
the “I” above my head to let us know what you thought of Smackdown! You can choose from
“Smacknificent”, “Smacktastic”, “Smack Bang In The Middle”, “SmackDowner” and
“A Smack In The Face”. This is the November 8th 2019 episode of Friday
Night Smackdown in about 4 minutes. With Michael Cole and Corey Graves back behind
the desk, King Corbin is first out, and his midcard vortex continues to grow in strength.
It’s sucked in Roman Reigns, who is apparently too busy doing charitable work these days.
How dare he. Through miscellaneous technical wizardry,
Corbin made Reign’s TitanTron bark like a chihuahua – gotta make his opponent feel
smaller than him somehow – and told the crowd they’d be able to take home Reigns’
excrement in a doggy bag. Keeping it regal, Corbin. Next up is The New Day fighting for the Smackdown
Tag Team Championships against The Revival. Some classic Revival skulduggery was all for
nought as Kofi landed an assisted Trouble In Paradise on Wilder to crown The New Day
as YOUR SEVEN TIME, W, W, E, SMA- you know what, I can’t. I can’t do it. Nobody wants
to see that. Yes, The New Day are 7-time Smackdown Tag
Team Champions, and will go on to face The Viking Raiders and Undisputed Era at Survivor
Series! Backstage, Daniel Bryan is approached by Sami
Zayn to tell him that he can elevate his career just like he’s done for Shinsuke Nakamura.
Cue Daniel Bryan thinking. You’re gonna see a lot of that this week. Heavy Machinery hit the ring and OH MY GOD
IT’S IMPERIUM! THE EUROPEANS ARE COMING! NXT UK are joining in the invasion!
Yes, the gang’s all here and Imperium takes it to Heavy Machinery. The New Day are there
to make the save alongside Shorty G, Ali and … Apollo Crews. Not sure what horse he has
in this race but hey, nice to see you Apollo. In a brief interview, Bayley dismisses Shayna
Baszler’s attack last week as her trying to be relevant – which is… bold. With
Banks in action later, it’s time for Nakamura and Cesaro to take on Ali and Shorty G – and
thoughtful Daniel Bryan comes to check out the match!
After some nice spots from everyone involved, about three different distractions happen
at once to allow Nakamura to nail Ali with the Kinshasa and pick up the win. Daniel Bryan
has another little think before walking back up the ramp, leaving Zayn looking like a spoilt
7-year-old who got the wrong toy for Christmas. Nikki Cross vs Sasha Banks is up next, and
hello new Sasha music! Bayley is on commentary, but that doesn’t stop Nikki Cross from beating
the spit out of her and taking her mic to yell something entirely unintelligible – but
hey, Manchester seemed to like it. In the end, Sasha managed to tap out Nikki
to the Bank Statement in her first match back. Bayley was all up for round two with Nikki
but HERE COMES SHAYNA AGAIN! Yes, the NXT Women’s champion is back to ruin Bayley’s
life, which she proceeded to do with vicious enthusiasm. Backstage, Sami wants an answer from thoughtful
Daniel Bryan about joining his boy band – but suddenly the lights cut, and THE FIEND IS
HERE! Don’t worry – not me. Still the Friend.
Yes, Bray Wyatt’s Fiend appeared, Sami dipped faster than a chicken nugget into ketchup,
and Daniel Bryan became the latest victim of the Mandible Claw. Tyson Fury is out next in front of his home
crowd and calls out Braun Strowman. For a match? Oh no. He wants to form a tag team.
And Braun is entirely up for the idea! What is happening?! Either way, The B-Team were
the hilariously sacrificial lambs, and Braun and Fury promptly murdered them. Dana Brooke and Carmella finally get their
shot at Fire and Desire – and a Survivor Series place – after Bianca Belair decided
to brutalise them last week because she could. And the long-term team of Sonya Deville and
Mandy Rose, who have been teaming since the end of 2017… lost.
Huh. Yes, Dana Brooke picked up the pinfall after
a senton from the top rope onto Sonya. So, for anyone who was excited to see Fire & Desire
get that push they looked like getting… might want to take a raincheck. Main event time, and it’s King Corbin against
Roman Reigns. Roman’s on top, but in come Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode! For… reasons!
Cue much distracting and sneaky hits on Reigns before he finally takes down The Glorious
Showoffs – and gets pulled straight into an End Of Days from Corbin for the win! The show was always going to have a hard time
following last week’s NXT fan service bonanza, but overall, it was a pretty good showing.
The matches were solid as a whole, albeit sometimes feeling like not much was actually
at stake, and in many cases featuring lacklustre endings. However, they did manage to build
on the wave of NXT excitement without overdoing it, which was great. At the same time, they
pushed some of the focus back onto the top stars who were absent last week very nicely.
Overall, this episode gets a “Smack Bang In The Middle” – but a high one. Like,
the high end of being in the middle. The best of the middle. Look, it was really close this
week! If you want to hear about the scrapping of
plans on RAW, click the video to the right, and to find out more about a potential major
WWE heel turn, then hit the video below that one! And a special thank you to our Pledgehammers
on Patreon, who you’ll be able to see scrolling below me right about now. I’ve been Dave – Just Dave – and that
was wrestling.

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100 Comments

  • Reply Elton McQueen November 9, 2019 at 7:41 pm

    I don't have a problem with just Dave. He had a good enthusiasm for the Smackdown 4 minutes. Smackdown was unenthusiastic😂😂😂

  • Reply coolfreshguy November 9, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    I'm sure Dave was trying his best. But he looks like an early 2000s rapper

  • Reply Jeremiah November 9, 2019 at 7:48 pm

    I don't like this dave guy

  • Reply Shuman Sharman November 9, 2019 at 7:56 pm

    You did good Dave 🙂

  • Reply J Rob November 9, 2019 at 7:58 pm

    Not a fan of this guy. Can't see too well, but it seems like he's got British teeth too. Eww.

  • Reply Ahmed Mohamed November 9, 2019 at 8:08 pm

    Poor Dave, he is just getting started and I know he’s a bit sore on the throat, but remember the days when Luke was the “negative” one and Laurie was an annoying Erik Rowan, and Pete was a short Luke, the starts are tough but in the end we will all like Dave, just give him some feedback rather than hateful comments.

  • Reply aTwistedSky November 9, 2019 at 8:16 pm

    Following on from the amazing Smackdown last week it seems that management decided to do a paint by numbers show this week instead. Most of the night was lacklustre, with only Shayna and Imperium giving me positive feelings. I get that they wanted some normality on the show but gods damn they essentially took the wind out of the sails of the hype built in the last week.

    Last week we got a main event of Adam Cole vs Daniel Bryan in a great contest and the crowd LOVED it. This week we got Roman Reigns vs King Corbin…. a match we have not only seen before but have ZERO interest in. Corbin is great as a midcard heel used in short spells, but him being featured every week in unfunny segments and thrown in to main event segments just feels utterly contrived.
    Nobody came out of that main event looking good.

    Even the Fiend attacking Daniel Bryan felt a bit like they half assed it because it was done backstage for no real reason except that they could. When Bryan was watching on the ramp after the Nakamura win was the PERFECT opportunity to have it done and would have gotten a stronger reaction from the crowd.

    Last week was going to be hard to follow so WWE didn't even try to follow it really, and the sad part is that they have a REALLY talented roster being misused for the most part.

  • Reply Uday Sah November 9, 2019 at 8:29 pm

    Just 'the friend' Dave

  • Reply Dude4life 69 November 9, 2019 at 8:29 pm

    Where is oli?

  • Reply James Hannon November 9, 2019 at 8:31 pm

    I like Chopper Pete way better

  • Reply ASTITVA KRISHNA November 9, 2019 at 8:31 pm

    This guy put emphasis on the word Smack separately….. Funny guy…SMACKnificent types

  • Reply Paul Smith November 9, 2019 at 8:33 pm

    I quit watching after The New Day won the tag titles. I was hoping Imperium would attack Barron Corbin at the start setting up Corbin vs Reigns vs. Walter at Survivor Series.

  • Reply John Oakes November 9, 2019 at 8:43 pm

    This guy sucks. No more please

  • Reply GreenAthletics November 9, 2019 at 8:46 pm

    Just Dave Mid-Tier commentary vortex continues…

  • Reply Afdhelknight November 9, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    u suck, luke is way more entertaining than u

  • Reply BxxxFrosT Bcxx November 9, 2019 at 8:57 pm

    This guy is almost as bad as Smackdown last night

  • Reply Gregorian Allan Heavans November 9, 2019 at 9:06 pm

    As personal and Friend-ly advice, Dave, I would suggest you to not force yourself in the catchphrase used by others. Yeah I know it's always nice to use them, but everyone has its personal way to be entertaining. I just think that yours doesn't necessarly fits in the way your collegues make review. You looks a bit embarassed or forced. There's nothing to be ashamed of.
    For this reason I think that maybe finding your dimension and your way to make a nice review would be great, instead than trying making it Luke Owen-ish
    Said that don't worry. We all had to get used to the "new ones" every single time. Pete was probably being completely accpeted since just 2 months when you arrived xD
    Keep going. Internet is constantly updating but is crowded by people that want everything to never change.
    You're the change. You're the updating. Don't let yourself discouraged by any negative comment. <3

  • Reply Daniel Bush November 9, 2019 at 9:15 pm

    i dont like this guy

  • Reply PatrickPaul1203 November 9, 2019 at 9:18 pm

    These are my favorite summery videos but YouTube refuses to put them in my feed

  • Reply Raul Ojeda November 9, 2019 at 9:22 pm

    Sasha banks sucks.

  • Reply PatrickPaul1203 November 9, 2019 at 9:23 pm

    Never seen this presenter before but good job!

  • Reply Emil Havoc November 9, 2019 at 9:29 pm

    You're getting better Dave, keep it going bro

  • Reply Madaragun November 9, 2019 at 9:34 pm

    You definitely need a bloody Beard mate

  • Reply Jordon Cooper November 9, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    Years long laughing stock Bayley is calling MMA trained year long nxt women's champion shayna Bazsler irrelevant…

    Hahahahahahahaha!

  • Reply jammytalk November 9, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    Dave is Jack the robber invading wrestletalk

  • Reply Mic Amazin November 9, 2019 at 9:39 pm

    did this mofo just say a Chicken Nugget in to ketchup. smh what wrong with you. and ewww

  • Reply Glyn Brooks November 9, 2019 at 9:48 pm

    Dave absolutely smashed this

  • Reply Basti An November 9, 2019 at 9:54 pm

    dipping a chicken nugget into ketchup?! you monster!

  • Reply Phil Lee November 9, 2019 at 9:58 pm

    Smackdown was awesome last night it was

  • Reply LRWS November 9, 2019 at 9:59 pm

    What a boring show.

  • Reply steve blum November 9, 2019 at 10:03 pm

    Does anyone has any information on when Liv Morgan will return to wwe ?

  • Reply Tørris Flatås Storli November 9, 2019 at 10:04 pm

    Main event didn't feel like a main event, but the show in overall was actually enjoyable. A fine smacktastic for me

  • Reply Dead Wafflez November 9, 2019 at 10:10 pm

    DAVE! DAVE! DAVE! DAVE!

  • Reply Vincent Aguiar November 9, 2019 at 10:12 pm

    He's better than chopper, but much uglier!

  • Reply Nobody Panrael November 9, 2019 at 10:17 pm

    What happened to the review of AEW!?!?!?

  • Reply Nobody Panrael November 9, 2019 at 10:19 pm

    Someone needs to tie Sami Zayn's hands before he cuts a promo or speaks at all. He waves his hands around WAY TOO MUCH!!!

  • Reply alex manea November 9, 2019 at 10:27 pm

    Who the fook is that guy?

  • Reply Thodoris masouras November 9, 2019 at 10:31 pm

    Who the fook is that guy?

  • Reply Jobber.JJ496 -Oli Davis Number1 Fan TM November 9, 2019 at 10:33 pm

    THE SHOW SUCKED! Baszler has just a presence & The Fiend appearing was awesome. Fury & Strowman as a TagTeam I'm into. SO MANY HANDS. The B-team did their job & looked like geeks 👍 WHAT ABOUT NICHOLAS? I'm supposed to believe Shorty G & Apollo can scare off Walter?

  • Reply Christopher Powers November 9, 2019 at 10:36 pm

    …………. I'm sorry but Dave is not good. He has the charisma of a dead salmon. He comes across like a 12 year old boy trying to impress his attractive 18 year old babysitter because he saw a porno with a babysitter scenario and he thinks he might get laid.

    I've already stopped listening to the Smackdown review ramble because of Dave.

  • Reply MikeGlasses November 9, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    Smackdown in 4 minutes????? Is this the good old days.
    Please keep the videos short like this

  • Reply Not A Cat November 9, 2019 at 10:41 pm

    Seriously just Dave grow a beard, blend in a little 😂🤣

  • Reply Respected madman November 9, 2019 at 10:44 pm

    4 minute reviews are back and they are great!….. Just Dave though, well he's just boring to listen to 🤦‍♂️🤦‍♂️

  • Reply Ty Red November 9, 2019 at 10:46 pm

    More Mandy Rose, the only blonde that matters

  • Reply UrMom GotTanked November 9, 2019 at 10:57 pm

    I keep clicking on the eye on the beanie Just Dave and its not doing anything 🙁 please send help

  • Reply Rod Stokes November 9, 2019 at 11:03 pm

    Wade Barrett should have led the NXT invasion

  • Reply Ryan B Bask in his glory King Chopper Whopper November 9, 2019 at 11:06 pm

    i have one question, who the hell dips chicken nuggets in ketchup? its sweet and sour sauce or BBQ or nothing lol

  • Reply The Daily Grind Channel• Sam November 9, 2019 at 11:08 pm

    Hey man sick video👀👀👏🏻🥳🔥

  • Reply mich sles November 9, 2019 at 11:26 pm

    worst smackdown i have ever seen..

  • Reply generix47 November 9, 2019 at 11:28 pm

    Thank God, Vince is back pfff same old bullshit and with the main event he had planned for last week, Corbin was to long, cant seem to get used to "heel" Bayley, only thing that was oke, was the daniel, sami stuff and that is saying something….
    And o yeah New Day are Tag team champions…. great to see Kofi back to his old routine like the championship didnt mean shit… Great…

  • Reply Frank November 9, 2019 at 11:31 pm

    The New Day are 5x Smackdown Tag Champions and 2x Raw Tag Champions….for the record

  • Reply William Tocci Jr November 9, 2019 at 11:39 pm

    I like Dave…just Dave doing this review…

  • Reply BruddaJakka November 9, 2019 at 11:53 pm

    In order of people we actually want to see doing the news Oli>Laurie>Luke. Never Pete or Dave. Dave is awful.

  • Reply fernandoleon316 November 9, 2019 at 11:54 pm

    I miss the days of just Oli, Luke and el fakidor

  • Reply shadows world November 9, 2019 at 11:54 pm

    smackdowns getting as bad as raw ,boring lame stories.thank god for aew

  • Reply Bonus Baby November 10, 2019 at 12:01 am

    Best part of Smackdown was Sasha Banks' new music.

  • Reply spiked200 November 10, 2019 at 12:07 am

    The whole thing was just meh.

  • Reply Future Paragon November 10, 2019 at 12:14 am

    MOVE YOUR FACE!!!!!

  • Reply Gute The Gimmerian November 10, 2019 at 12:22 am

    Just Dave puts on Beanie "It's a New Dave, yes it is." :)-

  • Reply Travis Strope November 10, 2019 at 12:33 am

    Gooseness.. Japan really changed luke..

  • Reply Trystin Michael November 10, 2019 at 12:39 am

    Pete shaved

  • Reply Sangeeta Choudhary November 10, 2019 at 12:39 am

    I don't like just Dave he looks like a child reciting a story or poem

  • Reply Liam Collins November 10, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Where he lacks in beard he makes up 4 in hair

  • Reply Chris Kelly November 10, 2019 at 1:09 am

    What has happened to Sami Zayn is he injured that why he is in the managers role

  • Reply Ry4n November 10, 2019 at 1:11 am

    So, who's nephew is Dave then?

  • Reply D-Repa slp November 10, 2019 at 1:25 am

    Who the hell is this guy?

  • Reply Killer Monk November 10, 2019 at 1:28 am

    Where is oli?

  • Reply Shane Fenton November 10, 2019 at 1:41 am

    Dave sucks!

  • Reply Adonis Fernández November 10, 2019 at 1:55 am

    I liked to see King Baron Corbin as main event. Just because the Gimmick is the King and he was in a country with Monarchy. That´s classic heel booking.

  • Reply HungryJayHYPE November 10, 2019 at 1:59 am

    Who the heck is this guy and where is Chopper Pete?

  • Reply Montreze Marseille November 10, 2019 at 2:30 am

    I don’t like this new guy

  • Reply Montreze Marseille November 10, 2019 at 2:31 am

    Where is Ollie

  • Reply Rodger Rabbitt138 November 10, 2019 at 3:59 am

    First off, the fucking New Day are the tag champs afuckinggain ???? God damn I can't be the only one tired of those foos 😒😒
    Secondly these writers really are full of shit for making Sami actually say his act with Nakamura has elevated him when that's far from the truth. If they actually bothered with continuity, Nakamura was winning fucking CLEAN for about a month before they put him with Sami. Even won the IC title clean now he's just another powdered cookie cutter pussy heel like EVERYONE else. Cheating to win and running like a little bitch. I get he no speaky engrish but c'mon he didn't need a weasle type of manager to cheat and win and shit when he was already doing it alone and again CLEAN ! So sick of WWE making their heels be total pussies. I get they cheat but damn dude not every heel, especially the ones that actually look like they can kick ass need to be total vaginas 😑😑😑😑

  • Reply Ray Ray November 10, 2019 at 4:02 am

    Ok who's this guy…ha?

  • Reply David Evelyn November 10, 2019 at 4:08 am

    I'm invading WRESTLETALK…. from outta nowhere 😁

  • Reply Cornell Hayes Jr. November 10, 2019 at 4:15 am

    Oh nah I usually don’t give WT negative comments but damn no offense but you could of picked one of your fans to do this….shame

  • Reply NutshotBrawler November 10, 2019 at 4:29 am

    Ayyyy, Dave listens to Taking Back Sunday

  • Reply Scott G. November 10, 2019 at 4:45 am

    WWE has no clue. "Everyone loved the invasion stuff that happened only because of our fuck up in Saudi Arabia. Let's have everyone invade and make the angle old now! Who can we have next? I got it! The Main Event roster!" Oli would have an orgasm!

  • Reply Juan Rowlett November 10, 2019 at 5:45 am

    Sami ran off faster then my dad

  • Reply Austin Connors November 10, 2019 at 6:24 am

    Yeeeaaah, this “just Dave” guy is living up to his name, just boring. And kinda awkward

  • Reply KING KRISTIAN November 10, 2019 at 6:37 am

    this guy sucks

  • Reply MrBoom Boom November 10, 2019 at 7:08 am

    Not to sound like a total douche BUT I’m not really feelin/diggin “Just Dave”….just me?

  • Reply Michael Kelly November 10, 2019 at 8:11 am

    Wait until you see how bad Raw is. The whole arena boo’d thru the Lana-Rusev-Lashley segment. Chants of boring.
    I fell asleep during one of the mid cards (I’d been up early to go to work that day, so sitting in a dark room watching something that wasn’t very entertaining was only ending in one thing) The invasion angle is the only thing working at the moment.

    Vince needs to retire. His ideas suck.
    Shorty G … come on. It’s such a 70 year old mans idea “stick a basketball jersey on him, damn it, it’s such good sh!t”
    Rowan walked out to the ring with a bag. Placed it at commentary. Defeated a local talent in a squash match, grabbed the bag and left…. what was in the bag..??? All I hear in my head is Vince’s voice “GET HIM A BAG DAMN IT…. ITS SUCH GOOD SH!T”
    Rollins was boo’d out the arena. Chants of ‘stay off Twitter’ rang out.

    OC vs A trio of Orton, Ricochet and Humberto was a good match. I didn’t like OC as heals as they are over at the minute after invading NXT.

    DARK MATCH of bray Wyatt vs OC saved the show.

  • Reply Muzzamil Esack November 10, 2019 at 8:22 am

    Just Dave should never ever do the review ever again please.

  • Reply P. Jekyll November 10, 2019 at 8:35 am

    Dislike because this guy has been horrible since he “debuted”. Let him write, keep him off the camera

  • Reply Castiel Chieng November 10, 2019 at 9:22 am

    Fox Sports' Smackdown is way more boring and dull

  • Reply josh massey November 10, 2019 at 10:43 am

    Boo dave

  • Reply Thomas Anderson November 10, 2019 at 10:52 am

    Night Vale Beanie! You win the review, Dave!

  • Reply Bensybens November 10, 2019 at 11:17 am

    The Mid-Card Vortex Is Stronger Than Ever

  • Reply Finbar White November 10, 2019 at 11:29 am

    Sorry just dave your delivery needs working on relax abit

  • Reply meryllia415 November 10, 2019 at 12:04 pm

    DAVE! We Love you man! Keep coming back

  • Reply Yousef Swain November 10, 2019 at 12:31 pm

    That was what? You didn't finish your sentence! Oh, Just Dave. What Just Happened?!

  • Reply sparkes44 November 10, 2019 at 12:55 pm

    Dave your alright not trying to hard I appreciate that.

  • Reply Jeremiah Howell November 10, 2019 at 1:18 pm

    This guy sucks

  • Reply Geraldo Rivera November 10, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    I'm sorry, I don't like Dave.

  • Reply Impstar November 10, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    Smackdown was "Smeh"

    Highlight = Outta nowhere title change. Other then that, smack bang in da middle =3

  • Reply Erick Avila November 10, 2019 at 5:49 pm

    Like the Taking Back Sunday shirt bro

  • Reply Adam Nicolson November 10, 2019 at 8:37 pm

    'friend' gimmick sucks, Dave. No offence ment, just make up something funny we can get on board with

  • Reply Travis Ontiveros November 10, 2019 at 9:33 pm

    This episode sucked. A high smack in the face. The opening segment was awful and they dropped the ball with NXT UK.

  • Reply Eulahio Ornelas November 10, 2019 at 11:21 pm

    Dude I literally took the eyeball on your head

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