Mixed Match Challenge Results (03/27): Roode/Lynch vs Balor/Banks

The show opens up with Michael Cole welcoming us to tonight’s Mixed Match Challenge. He is joined by Corey Graves and WWE Hall of Famer Beth Phoenix.
We are informed that SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair won’t be competing tonight as she is out due to undergoing minor dental surgery for a mouth infection. Becky Lynch won the vote to replace her. Lynch and Roode make their way down to the ring as their charity is shown.
Finn Balor and Sasha Banks make their way down to the ring next as their charity is shown.

Bobby Roode & Becky Lynch vs. Finn Balor & Sasha Banks: Roode and Balor starts out with a bit of a stalemate. Roode with a glorious taunt and gets a “too sweet” to the forehead. Both Becky and Sasha want in the ring now. Things get a little heated between the two when Bayley is brought up. Becky does Bayley’s taunt and Becky and Sasha swing away at each other. Balor is tagged in and in comes Roode who tries for a glorious DDT early on, but it gets denied and Balor tries for a cover, but only a two count. Balor brings out a flurry of kicks to drop Roode. Becky and Sasha tries to rally their partners to get back in the match. Banks with a running double knees, then goes for a cover, but only a two count. Becky rallies with some office and gets a near fall. Sasha with a roll-up, but only a two count. Sasha charges into the corner, but gets booted by Becky. Sasha heads up to the top rope, but Becky follows her up, swings away and hits a superplex off the second rope.
Balor and Roode are back in as Balor goes to work and hits Roode with a double stomp. Balor drops Roode and goes for a cover, but Becky breaks up the pin. Roode tries for the glorious DDT, but gets shoved into the corner. Roode hits a blockbuster and goes for a cover, but only a two count. Balor hits a Sling-blade and wants to finish it off, but Sasha wants in and hits a double knees on Becky. Becky then lands a suicide dive on Sasha. Balor with a dropkick to Roode into the barricade. Sasha heads in to finish off Becky, but Becky with the sneak roll-up for the win. Winners & Advances to the Finals: Bobby Roode & Becky Lynch
After the Match, Sasha and Balor are shocked at the loss. Roode and Becky celebrate in the ring. Kurt Angle heads out to announce the finals and that the winning team’s charity will receive $100,000. It is announced that next week it will be Bobby Roode & SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair vs. Intercontinental Champion The Miz and Asuka in the finals. The show comes to a close.