WWE SmackDown Results 0217 Intercontinental Title Match Drew McIntyre

WWE SmackDown Results (02/17) – Intercontinental Title Match, Drew McIntyre & Sheamus vs. Viking Raiders, Ronda Rousey Returns to the Action

Ivar and Sheamus begin the action. The bell rings and Sheamus looks for a brogue kick. Ivar ducks and Sheamus delivers a shoulder tackle that sends Ivar outside. He knocks him out and then throws him back in the ring. Ivar gets a kick and a couple of shots, but Sheamus clotheslines him to the outside.

Back from the break, Ivar tags in and sends Sheamus down first. Sheamus delivers a pair of right hands to Ivar’s midsection, but Ivar fires back with several elbows. Erik comes in and yelps at Sheamus, then rubs his eyes. He chokes Sheamus on the rope while Valhalla watches, then delivers a forearm and switches Ivar back. Ivar delivers a splash and then tags Erik. He follows up with a belly-to-belly suplex and a neckbreaker, then delivers a series of right hands and chops. He bodyslams and goes for a pin, but Erik kicks out. Sheamus and Ivar take turns. Sheamus shows a series of right hands, but Ivar hits a big boot and takes the lead. Sheamus meets him there and delivers White Noise.

Back from another hiatus, McIntyre and Sheamus deliver Ten Beats of the Bodhran to The Raiders. McIntyre then spinebusted Ivar and tagged in Sheamus. Sheamus hits a flying knee from the top rope and goes for a pin. Erik catches the fall and then tags on. Sheamus catches him with a body slam and then prepares for the brogue kick. He charges at Erik, but Erik catches him and delivers a powerbomb. He goes up to the middle rope and flies off, but Sheamus catches him with a knee and tags in McIntyre. McIntyre prepares for the Claymore Kick, but Erik pulls Ivar out of the way. McIntyre then flies over the top and takes out The Raiders with a senton, then brings Erik back into the ring. Valhalla distracts McIntyre and allows Erik to latch in and plant McIntyre. He throws McIntyre to Ivar and Ivar slams the middle rope. He wants a pin, but Sheamus breaks the case. Erik sent Sheamus into the ring post while McIntyre delivered a Glasgow Kiss to Ivar. Ivar fires back with a spinning heel kick, then climbs to the top rope and hits the Viking Splash. He goes for a pin but McIntyre kicks out. Erik walks in and the Raiders search for Ragnarok. Sheamus saves McIntyre by hitting The Raiders with a brogue kick and McIntyre hits Erik with the claymore kick for the win.

Winners: Drew McIntyre and Sheamus

We then move on to the second of two videos showing what has transpired between The Bloodline and Sami Zayn over the past few months.

Back at ringside, Asuka goes downstairs, followed by Liv Morgan. Carmella echoes the comment.

Back from break we go backstage to Kayla Braxton and Rey Mysterio. Braxton throws it to a video of Mysterio and Escobar giving each other one of their masks. Mysterio then says he knows the exchange meant a lot to both of them because it was a symbol of their mutual respect for each other. Karrion Kross and Scarlett interrupt him and Kross at one point says he wanted to be a father until he saw Mysterio’s parenting skills in Dominik. He tells Mysterio to do something about it.