The whole Bloodline along with Paul Heyman kicked off todays episode of SmackDown Live. Paul Heyman introduced Roman Reigns and then he said that he was a fool all along to allign with Brock Lesnar. Heyman said that Brock looks stupid now with a Ponytail and a smile on his face all the time and now Brock will do what Roman Reigns wants. Heyman further said that Brock Lesnar needs protection from Roman Reigns after which Heyman acknowledged Reigns as his tribal chief.
Goldberg’s music hits and Bill Goldberg arrived. Goldberg entered the ring and then he said that I acknowledge you Roman Reigns, Reigns smiled then Goldberg said that I acknowledge you as my next victim. Goldberg challenged Reigns at Elimination Chamber for Universal Title saying you are next.
Drew McIntyre enters the ring and he says that the doctors advised him there is no way he would get ready in time for the Royal Rumble. McIntyre further says that he rehabbed three times a day to make it back in time. McIntyre said that he wants Happy Corbin and Madcap Moss. Corbin walks out on the stage and he started making fun of McIntyre. Madcap tries to sneak up on McIntyre from behind, but McIntyre raises his sword to Madcap’s throat in time. McIntyre tells Madcap to tell him a joke. Madcap does and McIntyre laughs. McIntyre drops Madcap with the Claymore. McIntyre tells Corbin that he’s going to make their lives a living hell.
— WWE (@WWE) February 5, 2022
Backstage, Naomi walks into Adam Pearce and Sonya Deville’s office. Naomi says that she wants Deville in the ring. Deville says she has meetings and emails to take care of. Naomi says, fine, next week then. Deville says that would work but Naomi has a match next week. It’s against Charlotte Flair and it’s for the SmackDown Women’s Title. Naomi says she doesn’t believe Deville. Pearce makes it official.
Backstage, Natalya says she is going to go tell Aliyah right now the rules of their match next week. As Natalya walks towards the locker room door, Xia li walks out. Natalya says she’ll see Aliyah next week.
Sonya Deville was in the ring for the final segment of the night. Deville says Becky Lynch has informed her that Ronda Rousey has selected her to challenge at WrestleMania. Lynch expects Rousey to sign a contract to face her this Monday Night. Charlotte Flair says Rousey is better off selecting Lynch. Since she doesn’t have an opponent she is going to pick one. Maybe she’ll go with Sasha Banks.
Ronda Rousey’s music hits and she power walks to the ring. Rousey says everyone is talking about her without her being there. Rousey says she didn’t fly across the country in an ice storm with her baby to chit-chat. She’s here to kick some ass. Rousey says that she will see Charlotte at WrestleMania. Flair says the SmackDown Women’s Championship is her baby and she’s prettier than Rousey’s.
— WWE (@WWE) February 5, 2022
Ronda Rousey takes off her jacket. Sonya Deville gets in Rousey’s face and tells her she isn’t in charge and needs to listen to her commands. Rousey pushes Deville out of the way to get to Flair. Flair moves out of the way. Deville jumps on Rousey’s back. Flair ducks out of the ring. Rousey drops Deville with Piper’s Pit. Rousey traps Deville in the Armbar as Flair looks on.
WWE SmackDown 4 February 2022 Winners and Losers
1. Ricochet (with Cesaro) vs. Ridge Holland (with Sheamus) – Singles Match
Result – Ricochet wins via pinfall
2. Ricochet and Cesaro vs. Ridge Holland and Sheamus – Tag Team Match
Result – Ridge Holland and Sheamus wins via pinfall
3. Erik (with Ivar) vs. Jimmy Uso (with Jey Uso) – Singles Match
Result – Jimmy Uso wins via pinfall
4. Aliyah vs. Natalya – Singles Match
Result – Aliyah wins via count-out
5. Shinksuke Nakamura (with Rick Boogs) vs. Jinder Mahal (with Shanky) – Singles Match
Result – Shinsuke Nakamura wins via pinfall
6. The New Day (Big E and Kingston) vs. Los Lotharios (Angel Garza and Humberto Carrillo) – Tag Team Match
Result – The New Day (Big E and Kingston)wins via pinfall