WWE will crown #1 contenders to new SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos on tonight’s SmackDown, according to PWInsider. The current plan is for former champions The New Day to face Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin with the winner earning a shot at The Usos.
Tonight’s SmackDown is also scheduled to feature a continuation of the feud between Bobby Roode and Dolph Ziggler. Roode defeated Ziggler at Sunday’s WWE Hell In a Cell pay-per-view.
It was also noted that Randy Orton and Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Rusev and Aiden English is scheduled for tonight’s blue brand show.
Tonight’s WWE SmackDown and WWE 205 Live will take place from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan with the fallout from WWE Hell In a Cell and Kalisto’s WWE Cruiserweight Title win.
Confirmed for tonight’s SmackDown is AJ Styles’ rematch from new WWE United States Champion Baron Corbin and Carmella vs. Becky Lynch. 205 Live will feature TJP vs. Rich Swann plus new WWE Cruiserweight Champion Kalisto.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s blue brand show:
* Will Sami Zayn explain why he helped Kevin Owens?
* AJ Styles invokes his rematch clause against United States Champion Baron Corbin
* Becky Lynch and Carmella square off
* How did Hell in a Cell change The Usos?