The May 14th, 2019 episode of WWE SmackDown was taped earlier today at the O2 Arena in London, England. It was the final episode of SmackDown before WWE Money in the Bank this Sunday night. Here are 6 takeaways from this week’s show:
4Flair Vowed To End Her Rivalry Against Becky Lynch With A Victory
Charlotte Flair came down to the ring to cut a promo about her SmackDown Women’s Championship match against Becky Lynch this Sunday night. Lynch will also be defending her RAW Women’s Championship against Lacey Evans at the Money in the Bank PPV.
Flair claimed that this Sunday at Money in Bank, her storied rivalry will end with Becky Lynch with her becoming the new SmackDown Women’s Champion. Flair then pointed to the jumbotron and a video package rolled of Flair and Lynch’s history.
Lacey Evans then cut a backstage promo and said that she is going to give Becky a new nickname, “Becky Black Eye”. Evans vowed to walk out of MITB as the new RAW Women’s Champion.