With a bit greater than two weeks till the Conflict of Champions, WWE SmackDown returned to the ThunderDome inside Orlando’s Amway Middle. In the primary occasion, Jey Uso once more teamed with Roman Reigns, his cousin and the person he’ll face for the common championship on the Sept. 27 pay-per-view.Uso and Reigns took on King Corbin and Sheamus in a rematch of a tag match from final week, this time in a match contested below Samoan Street Struggle guidelines. The match was temporary and chaotic, however Uso and Reigns scored the victory earlier than a tense celebration that felt as if it may go south any second, however the present went off the air earlier than issues absolutely soured earlier than the relations.CBS Sports activities was with you all evening on Friday, bringing recaps and highlights of the evening’s motion. Learn on to seek out out every thing that went down simply 9 days earlier than Conflict of Champions.Tensions escalate between Roman Reigns and Jey UsoUso was interviewed early within the present, saying Paul Heyman instructed him Reigns exhibiting up late to their tag match final week was a “miscommunication,” and he was keen to consider that. Uso then mentioned he was targeted on the tag match, not subsequent Sunday’s Conflict of Champion’s match with Reigns for the common championship. Later within the present, Sheamus and Corbin had been speaking backstage when the identical safety guard who arrange Large E two weeks in the past instructed Sheamus his automotive was being towed. Large E then attacked Sheamus earlier than laying a beating on the safety guard, ending by hitting a belly-to-belly by way of a automotive windshield and locking the guard in a trunk earlier than Adam Pearce instructed Large E he needed to go away the constructing.Roman Reigns & Jey Uso def. King Corbin & Sheamus by way of pinfall after Uso hit Corbin with an Uso Splash. Reigns lower an in-ring promo earlier than the match, saying merely, “That is my yard, my island, my ring and my WWE. If you need it, come and take it from me.” Throughout the match, Corbin and Sheamus drove Uso by way of a desk with a double powerbomb after taking out Reings, however Uso was capable of kick out. Because the chaos amplified, Uso hit Corbin with the common championship belt, permitting Reigns to hit a spear earlier than coming off the highest rope to attain the pin. Reigns seemed clearly irritated with Uso “stealing” the pin as Reigns had performed final week. Uso feigned celebrating with the title earlier than throwing it to Reigns and laughing earlier than the 2 shared a hug. Uso walked up the ramp celebrating as Reigns remained within the ring, his smile turning to a scowl because the present went off the air.Reigns’ character work was improbable after the match. The sophisticated relationship between Reigns and WWE followers has typically hinged on him not being a real. Now, throughout his heel run, Reigns is amplifying that by being a phony along with his personal relative forward of Uso’s first shot at a singles championship. There is not a lot drama on what the results of the Conflict of Champions match between the 2 shall be, however the way in which this small feud builds up Reigns’ new persona is of excessive value to the promotion. And, as of now, Reigns is doing an important job. The match was principally throwaway stuff. Street fights are simple chaos, however there wasn’t a lot of notice in-ring. Nonetheless, the segments did their job and Reigns’ eventual brutality towards his cousin needs to be enjoyable. Grade: BBayley assaults Sasha Banks againSasha Banks spoke for the primary time since being attacked by Bayley. Banks mentioned she heard Bayley’s promo final week the place the SmackDown champion mentioned that Bayley was not of any use to her and could not assist however be stuffed with emotion. Sitting on the WWE Efficiency Middle, Banks talked about how they used to stroll by way of the halls speaking about taking on the entire promotion, and so they managed to try this collectively, earlier than starting to cry.Banks then mentioned that Bayley was naive and an fool for not realizing that she is nothing with out their partnership earlier than saying that sooner or later she would come for Bayley’s SmackDown title. At that time, Bayley attacked Banks from behind with a metal chair. After knocking the neck brace off of Banks, Bayley backed off as WWE officers rushed the scene to are likely to Banks.Banks’ promo wasn’t a lot to put in writing dwelling about, principally a rehash of what Bayley mentioned, however twisting the champ’s phrases to her ex-best pal’s perspective. Bayley attacking once more — with Banks already injured — did do a wonderful job of including some additional edge to Bayley’s character. Bayley is now a daunting persona as a substitute of merely a cocky heel champion. This system has been a very long time coming, however the payoff has been good for 2 straight weeks. Grade: B-What else occurred on WWE Uncooked?Miz and John Morrison opened the present with The Grime Sheet. After discussing the assorted issues deliberate for the present, Miz started to joke about Mandy Rose being traded to Uncooked, poking enjoyable at Otis alongside the way in which till Heavy Equipment ran in and took out each males, with Otis hitting the Caterpillar and a splash on Miz earlier than stripping Miz all the way down to his underwear. Miz was later interviewed in regards to the state of affairs backstage, saying it was a part of the plan. He then answered a cellphone name, requested if “it was sufficient” and hung up whereas smiling. Later within the evening, it was revealed Miz and Morrison are suing Otis except he relinquishes the Cash within the Bank contract. Cesaro def. Gran Metalik by way of pinfall after hitting a Neutralizer. The remainder of Lucha Home Celebration was ejected from ringside early within the match, with Kalisto and Lince Dorado having supplied conflicting recommendation to Metalik. The gradual construct to the Lucha Home Celebration break-up continues.Nikki Cross def. Lacey Evans by way of pinfall after the hanging neckbreaker. Earlier than the match, Evans interrupted a dialog on A Second of Bliss between Cross and Alexa Bliss over Bliss’ Sister Abigail final week. Throughout the match, Cross squirted hand sanitizer into Cross’ eyes in entrance of the ref, drawing little greater than a warning, however Cross was nonetheless capable of safe the win. As Evans freaked out by the announce desk, Bliss’ expression went clean and he or she hit Evans with Sister Abigail earlier than strolling off.AJ Types def. Sami Zayn by way of pinfall with a faculty boy pin. Zayn had Types pinned however acquired caught holding Types’ tights. Types returned the favor however was not caught, scoring the win. As Zayn demanded to be introduced as “nonetheless the champion” as a result of the match was “non-title,” Jeff Hardy ran to ringside and took out each Types and Zayn earlier than pulling out a desk, a ladder and a chair from below the ring. He then climbed the ladder however Zayn rolled out of the ring. Hardy mentioned he was bored with being referred to as a cheat and a fraud earlier than extending a problem for a ladder match towards each males at Conflict of Champions.