Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross came out to host a Moment of Bliss. They talked about their celebrity crushes since it’s Valentine’s Day. Cross guessed that Bliss’ crush is Brad Pitt.
Bliss and Cross brought out their guest Carmella. Carmella talked about winning the fatal four-way and promised to defeat Bayley later tonight. Bliss noted Carmella and Bayley had a close relationship but had a falling out. Bliss wondered about Carmella and Bayley no longer being friends. Carmella blamed Sasha Banks for her friendship with Bayley coming to an end. Since Banks came back, Bayley’s been a different person.
Bayley interrupted and got in Carmella’s face. She noted she beat Bliss and Cross in a handicap match last summer. Bayley bragged that she could beat any of them easily. Carmella heard enough and challenged Bayley to have the match right now. Carmella marched towards the ring. Bayley hesitantly followed.
SmackDown Women’s Title: Carmella vs. Bayley
Carmella had the early advantage and worked over the arm. Bayley tied Carmella up in the ropes to take over. Carmella fought back with a slap and hit two dropkicks for a near fall. Bayley recovered and regained control with a boot to the gut. She followed up with a back suplex but missed a flying crossbody. Carmella hit a superkick for a two count. Bayley rolled to the floor, but Carmella hit a suicide dive. She hit a crossbody on Bayley for another near fall. Bayley fought back and dropped Carmella on the announce table.
Back from the break, Bayley was firmly in control with a chin lock. Carmella fought back with a boot to the gut and hurricanrana. She attempted a superkick, but Bayley hid behind the referee. Carmella hit a series of forearms, but Bayley hit the Bayley to Belly for a very close near fall. Bayley climbed to the top turnbuckle, but Carmella cut her off and hit a superkick.
Carmella then hit a hurricanrana off the top for a very close two count. They traded pinfall attempts. Carmella rocked Bayley with a superkick, but Bayley rolled to the floor. Bayley recovered and sent Carmella into the ring post. Carmella fought back and applied the Code of Silence. Bayley escaped the hold, but Carmella went for it again. Bayley then used the ropes to roll up Carmella for the win.
Winner: Bayley (c)
After the match, Bayley jumped Carmella from behind and beat her down. Naomi ran out and had a staredown with Bayley. Carmella jumped Bayley from behind, and Naomi hit a kick. Carmella followed up with a superkick.
Kayla Braxton interviewed Bayley about her “controversial” win. Bayley said the referee raised her hand in victory. She said the next time she defends her title will be at WWE Super ShowDown and said it doesn’t matter who she faces.
Backstage, Kayla Braxton interviewed Carmella. She demanded a rematch and promised to be the next SmackDown Women’s Champion.
In the back, Kayla Braxton interviewed Naomi. She demanded a SmackDown Women’s title shot as well and noted Bayley never beat her.
They showed several clips of Otis preparing for his Valentine’s Day date with Mandy Rose. They recapped their romance before the date. At the restaurant, Otis arrived with a bouquet of red roses and a jacket with the arms cut off. At the table, somebody put their hand on Rose’s shoulder. She assumed it was Otis, but it’s Dolph Ziggler. Otis turns the corner holding the roses and sees Rose and Ziggler sitting at the table together. Otis was heartbroken and dropped the roses. He ran out of the restaurant as the fans booed.
Renee Young will have an exclusive interview with Lacey Evans.
Carmella takes on Naomi in a number one contenders match for a shot at SmackDown Women’s champion Bayley at Super Showdown.