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Cody Rhodes and Logan Paul Sign Official King of the Ring Contracts Following WWE SmackDown

Friday Night SmackDown returned with a bang, bringing with it action from the WWE. Jacksonville, Florida’s VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena hosted the performance.

A number of matches were promoted for the evening, one of which included the signing of contracts between Logan Paul and Cody Rhodes for a champion vs champion bout at King and Queen of the Ring.

A Queen of the Ring quarterfinal featured Bianca Belair and Tiffany Stratton as the first performers on the event. DIY and Legado del Fantasma engaged in a tag match on the most recent edition of SmackDown. The main event included a brawl between Carmelo Hayes and Randy Orton, which thrilled the crowd.

The signing of the deal

Logan Paul and his crew entered the ring to start this session. Cody Rhodes, the WWE Undisputed Universal Champion, was presented by SmackDown Manager Nick Aldis. Cody informed Logan that his honeymoon was ended prior to their signing the contract. He signed the paperwork and then used his right hand to strike a member of Logan’s entourage, dropping a powerbomb on the table. Then, before he left the arena, he tossed the United States Championship at him.

What AJ Styles will do next

Bryon Saxton and AJ Styles were spotted conversing during a backstage segment. Styles was informed that he and Cody Rhodes got into an incredible altercation at Backlash. Though he lost the bout, he almost defeated Cody. Styles faced Randy Orton at the King of the Ring, where he had the opportunity to make amends. The Phenomenal One was then informed by Saxton that they would visit Nick Aldis’ office the following week to inquire about the superstar’s future plans.

Orton advances to the semi-finals of the King of the Rings.

Randy Orton qualified for the King of the Rings quarterfinals against Carmelo Hayes after defeating AJ Styles the previous week. At the start of the fight, Hayes attacked Orton’s leg in an attempt to get the upper hand. Following a brief exchange of blows, Hayes attempted to take advantage of the viper by using the second rope as a springboard. But Orton stopped him in midair with an RKO to ensure a straightforward pinfall victory.

The outcomes of the most recent WWE SmackDown episode are as follows:

In the Queen of the Rings quarterfinals, Bianca Belair faced Tiffany Stratton; Belair used a KOD to secure the victory by pinfall.

In the King of the Rings quarterfinal bout, Tama Tonga defeated LA Knight by pinfall after successfully executing the Jumping Reverse STO.

In a Queen of the Rings quarterfinal battle, Cargill struck Nia Jax with a chair, causing Nia Jax to win by disqualification.

DIY defeated Legado del Fantasma by pinfall after Humberto Carrilo was struck by a Meet in the Middle move.
Randy Orton defeated Carmelo Hayes by rear-naked choke (RKO) to secure a pinfall victory in their King of the Ring semifinal bout.

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