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Note: Full results are available on January 2nd. Thank you for your understanding. Here are the spoilers:
January 1 WWE SD Live summary
WWE SmackDown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
– The show opens with a New Day promo for the new year 2019. They announce their participation in the Royal Rumble Match.
– 5-Way Match qualification
Samoa Joe defeats Jeff Hardy by submission with his Coquina link.
– Behind the scenes, AJ Styles is with Vince and Shane McMahon. AJ says they will see the real AJ styles tonight.
– Rusev accompanied by Lana arrives in the ring to celebrate his title in the United States last Tuesday, but he is attacked in the back by Shinsuke Nakamura. Lana jumps on him and clings. Nakamura makes a Superkick to Rusev. Lana falls and gets hurt. Nakamura ends the attack with a Kinshasa.
– Singles Match
Sonya Deville beats Naomi with a Spinebuster on behalf of three, while she was distracted by Mandy Rose who said she sent a picture of her napkin to her husband Jimmy Uso.
– Behind the scenes, AJ Styles says he will not apologize for hitting Vince last Tuesday.
– John Cena arrives in the ring to open an Open Challenge, but is cut by Becky Lynch. Lynch says she is The man and that it is she who decides. Andrade Cien Almas and Zelina Vega arrive, Vega insults them. Cena challenges them for a mixed fight.
– Mixed Tag Team Match
Becky Lynch and John Cena beat Zelina Vega and Andrade Cien Almas when Becky took the tag and made her Dis Dis Her on Vega to hit her.
– Behind the scenes Miz and Shane McMahon discuss what their team should wear.
– Behind the scenes is Triple H with Asuka, Carmella, Becky and Charlotte Flair. Triple H says that the number 1 contender for the title of the woman will soon be determined.
– Aspirant WWE title – 5-Way Match
AJ Styles beat Mustafa Ali, Randy Orton, Rey Mysterio and Samoa Joe with a 450 Splash on Orton on behalf of three.