The following is from our play-by-play coverage of the WWE Crown Jewel PPV event:
SmackDown Live Tag Team Title match: (C) The Bar vs. The New Day:
Big E and Sheamus start things off. Big E with a running shoulder drops Sheamus. Sheamus fighting back now, with a headlock on Big E. After an exchange, Big E hits a clothesline for a one count. Big E tags Kingston in and hits Sheamus’ arm from the top rope. Sheamus pushed Kingston into the corner and tags in Cesaro. Cesaro flips Kingston from the corner, but Kingston lands on his feet and begins to dance.
Cesaro eats a dropkick for a two count. Kingston eats an elbow but hits a hurricirana to send Cesaro into the corner. Cesaro tags Sheamus who begins working on Kingston in the corner. Cesar tagged back in quickly and begins working on Kingston on the mat. Another quick tag back to Sheamus, and they double clothesline Kingston for a two count. Kingston fighting back now, delivering some nasty chops to Sheamus’ chest. A big kick to the gut stops Kingston. Cesaro is tagged in for the two count. Big slam from Cesaro for a two count.
Kingston fights back after feeding off the energy of the crowd, but Cesaro knees Kingston’s gut. Cesaro tags in Sheamus, who takes out Big E and begins working on Kingston again. They continue to double team Kingston for a two count. Kingston takes out both Sheamus and Cesaro and is crawling to Big E, and finally makes the tag. Big E comes in hot, hitting Cesaro with several belly to bellys. A big splash from E is blocked by Cesaro, who gets his knees up. Sheamus is tagged in but runs right into a slam for a two count.
Sheamus with now double teamed by Kingston and Big E, but only for a two count. Kingston is tossed at Cesaro outside the ring, and Big E is looking for the Big Ending on Sheamus. Big Show distracts Big E, but the referee puts a stop to it. A roll-up from Big E falls flat, and Big E is tossed towards Big Show. The referee moves out the way, but as his back is turned, Big Show hits Big E with a big right hand to the jaw. Sheamus follows up with a Brogue Kick for the three count.
Winners AND STILL SmackDown Live Tag Team Champions: The Bar