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Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free WWE Smackdown Live results for the August 15, 2017, episode.

In the main event of the evening on Tuesday, we got the advertised match of John Cena vs. WWE Champion Jinder Mahal.

Be back here tomorrow for the full Best and Worst of Smackdown Live column. Though Shane promised to do the right thing and become impartial in officiating the United States Title Match at SummerSlam, will there be a need for AJ Styles to apologize?

- The show opened with Jinder Mahal celebrating Indian Independence Day with singing and dancing. After the match, Natalya continued to attack Lynch until Naomi ran her off.

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Randy Orton and Rusev have a date at the biggest party of the summer but the mind games must turn into fight strategy for the Apex Predator as he is facing a Bulgarian Brute who would rather engage in a physical altercation rather than plan his offense. The Usos won a non-title match after a double superkick on Kofi Kingston.

This time it was Kevin Owens who inadvertently hit his boss after aiming for AJ Styles.

Last night on SmackDown, Baron Corbin attempted to cash in the Money In The Bank briefcase on Jinder Mahal after John Cena nailed the WWE Champ with a Super AA off the top rope.

Baron Corbin is set to go up against John Cena at SummerSlam this Sunday night.

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