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WWE Smackdown Live (8/7): AJ Styles Draws A Line In The Sand, Tag Team Tournament Finals, More

August 7th, 2018

Report by Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com

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In Ring Segment: Randy Orton

Randy Orton says that Jeff Hardy called him out last week. Orton plays footage from last week’s Smackdown to show us how that turned out for Hardy. Orton says watching the people squirm as he destroyed Hardy is one of the reasons he did it in the first place. Orton is going to become so violent that we will all want to change the channel but we won’t because “you people” still believe in hope. Hardy isn’t going to come down the aisle and save the day. Orton erased the enigma. Hardy is somewhere searching for his identity.

Orton is going to erase everyone that we respect. Orton doesn’t get the respect he deserves from the WWE Universe or the people in the back. Orton list all of his achievements. All of that and the people still don’t respect him. In life, we all have to make choices. That applies to Orton as well. The WWE Universe can’t put what is going to happen next on Orton. It’s on each and every member of the WWE Universe. You can call Orton whatever you like but you should call him the three most destructive letters in the world. RK… (Orton drops the mic and walks away.

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Backstage, Charlotte Flair walks up to Becky Lynch and says she didn’t try to ruin Lynch’s moment last week. Paige made the match and Charlotte had to take advantage of it. Lynch says she wants to be happy for Charlotte but she wanted Carmella all to herself. Lynch says at SummerSlam she is going to prove she is the best by beating the best. Charlotte asks if they are good. Lynch says of course. They aren’t Sasha and Bayley. Charlotte and Lynch do the tea sip taunt together.