John Cena’s final appearance on SmackDown Live for a while was memorable.
It’s no secret that Cena is set to move from the SmackDown brand to the Raw brand shortly. He is scheduled for his first Raw pay-per-view since the Draft last year with WWE No Mercy at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA on Sunday, September 24th. In regards to when he will stop working SmackDown TV events, Tuesday night was it as he is scheduled to appear on the Raw after SummerSlam on August 21st.
As seen on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live, WWE booked another dream match involving Cena as he wrestled WWE Champion Jinder Mahal in the main event. The finish of the match saw Baron Corbin interfere and attack the former WWE Champion. As a result of the attack, Cena picked up the disqualification victory.
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Corbin then attempted to cash-in his Money in the Bank contract on Mahal. Due to a distraction from Cena, Mahal was able to roll-up Corbin for the win and retained his WWE Championship.
The WWE Universe was buzzing online due to the fact that other than Corbin’s failed cash-in attempt, there was a rude member of the WWE fanbase. There was a fan at ringside that gave Cena the middle finger. It’s unknown whether she is a die-hard Corbin fan or simply just hates Cena. Either way, she wasn’t too pleased with what she witnessed. Here is the video:
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Here was Cena’s response via Twitter to the fan:
WWE is advertising a first-time ever match involving Cena and Samoa Joe for the Raw TV event on September 4th in Omaha, Nebraska. Also advertised for the upcoming event is Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman in an “Omaha Street Fight.” Joe vs. Cena is also being advertised for several other WWE live events. Here is an updated list of Cena’s WWE schedule:
August 20 (SummerSlam) – Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY
August 21st (Raw TV) – Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY
August 25 (Raw live event) – SIU Arena in Carbondale
August 26 (Raw live event) – Tupelo, Mississippi
August 28 (Raw live event) – ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro
September 1 (Raw live event) – Wichita, Kansas at the Intrust Bank Arena
September 2 (Raw live event) – Kansas City, Kansas at the Sprint Center Arena
September 3 (Raw live event) – Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA
September 4 (Raw TV) – Omaha, Nebraska
September 11 (Raw live event) – Anaheim, CA at the Honda Center
September 17 (Raw live event) – Shenzhen Bay Sports Center Arena in China
September 23 (Raw live event) – Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA
September 24 (No Mercy) - Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA
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