WWE Smackdown #1055 Results & Rankings

WWE Smackdown #1055
WWE Smackdown #1055

WWE Smackdown #1055 Results & Rankings

Table of Contents:

  1. Results
  2. Upcoming Matches
  3. Rankings
  4. Injuries
  5. Known Contract Details
  6. Championship Landscape

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Results

WWE Smackdown
November 8th, 2019
Manchester Arena
Manchester, England

  1. WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championships
    The New Day (Big E & Kofi Kingston) defeated The Revival (Dash Wilder & Scott Dawson) (c) – New Champions
  2. Cesaro & Shinsuke Nakamura (w/Sami Zayn) defeated Ali & Shorty G
  3. Sasha Banks defeated Nikki Cross
  4. Carmella & Dana Brooke defeated Fire And Desire (Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville)
  5. King Corbin defeated Roman Reigns

Upcoming Matches

WWE RAW
November 11th, 2019 (taped 11/8/19)
Manchester Arena
Manchester, England

WWE Survivor Series
November 24th, 2019
Allstate Arena
Rosemont, Ill

  • WWE Championship
    Brock Lesnar vs Rey Mysterio
  • Tag Team Champion Triple Threat
    The Viking Raiders (RAW) vs New Day (Smackdown) vs Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish (NXT)
  • Women’s Champion Triple Threat
    Becky Lynch (RAW) vs Bayley (Smackdown) vs Shayna Baszler (NXT)

Rankings

  • #1 Sasha Banks moved up in the rankings after defeating #2 Nikki Cross.
  • #1 King Corbin moved up in the rankings after defeating #2 Roman Reigns.
  • Kofi Kingston was removed from the single’s rankings after winning the SD tag titles.
  • Elias was removed from the rankings after 2 months inactive due to injury.

Smackdown

Universal Champion: “the Fiend” Bray Wyatt
Intercontinental Champion: Shinsuke Nakamura

  1. King Corbin
  2. Roman Reigns
  3. Braun Strowman
  4. Daniel Bryan
  5. The Miz
  6. Chad Gable
  7. Ali
  8. Drew Gulak
  9. Apollo Crews
  10. Heath Slater

Smackdown Women’s Champion: Bayley

  1. Sasha Banks
  2. Nikki Cross
  3. Lacey Evans
  4. Carmella
  5. Tamina

Smackdown Tag Team Champions: New Day

  1. The Revival
  2. Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode
  3. Heavy Machinery
  4. Lucha House Party
  5. the B-Team

Injuries

  • Lars Sullivan (knee injury) – expected back in early 2020
  • Elias (undisclosed – since September 2019) – no timetable for return.
  • Sheamus (Undisclosed – April 2019) – no timetable for return
  • Jinder Mahal (knee surgery in June) expected back early 2020
  • Jeff Hardy  (knee surgery in April) expected back October 2019 to January 2020
  • Mickie James (June 2019 – ACL surgery) expected back sometime in 2020
  • Ruby Riott (double shoulder surgery) – expected back late 2019 or early 2020
  • Nia Jax (double knee surgery – April 2019) – expected back in first quarter 2020

Hiatus:

  • Ronda Rousey (impregnation vacation) (Attacked by tables).

Known Contract Details

  • Luke Harper – 2020 (as a result of additional time added)
  • the Revival until April 2020
  • The Hardy Boyz until March 2020
  • Daniel Bryan until 2021
  • Sami Zayn until 2021
  • Braun Strowman – re-signed in 2019 on 4-year deal – expiration sometimes mid-2023.
  • Jinder Mahal until 2024
  • Mike & Maria Kanellis until 2024
  • Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows until 2024
  • Sasha Banks – likely until 2024 but no known end date (she confirmed she re-signed upon her return to WWE in August 2019)
  • Randy Orton signed a 5-year deal in November 2019 – expires in 2024.

WWE Championship Landscape

Smackdown

Universal Championship
Champion: Bray Wyatt
Won: defeated Seth Rollins (10/31/19)
Title Defenses: 0
Challengers:

Smackdown Women’s Championship
Champion: Bayley
Won: defeated Charlotte Flair (10/11/10)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: defeated Nikki Cross (11/1/19)

Smackdown Tag Team Championships
Champions: New Day (Kofi Kingston & Big E)
Won: defeated the Revival (11/8/19)
Title Defenses: 0
Challengers:

Intercontinental Championship
Champion: Shinsuke Nakamura
Won: defeated Finn Balor (7/14/19)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: defeated Ali (7/27/19), defeated the Miz (9/15/19)

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