Ahead of the show airing on FOX, tonight's SmackDown was taped at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Next Monday's Raw is also being taped at the arena today.
- King Corbin started the show by cutting a promo on Roman Reigns.
- The New Day were interviewed backstage ahead of challenging for The Revival's SmackDown Tag Team titles.
- The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Big E) defeated The Revival to win the SmackDown Tag Team titles
- Sami Zayn invited Daniel Bryan to ringside for Shinsuke Nakamura & Cesaro's match against Ali & Shorty G
- NXT UK's Imperium stable appeared and attacked Heavy Machinery in the ring. Members of the SmackDown roster came out to chase Imperium off.
- Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura & Cesaro defeated Ali & Shorty G
Zayn helped Nakamura & Ali get the win. Bryan watched the match from the ramp but didn't accept an invitation to join Zayn, Nakamura, and Cesaro in the ring after.
- Sasha Banks defeated Nikki Cross
Banks had a remixed version of her theme music. Bayley attacked Cross after, but Shayna Baszler then appeared and laid Bayley out.
- Dana Brooke & Carmella defeated Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville
This was a qualifying match to decide who would join SmackDown's Survivor Series team.
- King Corbin defeated Roman Reigns
Corbin won with help from Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode.
- Tyson Fury's appearance was the main event segment of the tapings. After their match at Crown Jewel, Fury and Braun Strowman joined forces here and laid out The B-Team.