Tonight’s WWE SmackDown and WWE 205 Live will take place from a SNHU Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire with a final hype for Sunday’s WWE Backlash pay-per-view.
Announced for tonight’s SmackDown is AJ Styles vs. Jinder Mahal and Baron Corbin vs. WWE Champion Randy Orton in a non-title match. SmackDown will also see WWE United States Champion Kevin Owens horde Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel, Rusev’s lapse to direct a WWE Title shot and a agreement signing for a compare with Becky Lynch, Charlotte Flair, SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi vs. Carmella, Natalya and Tamina Snuka. 205 Live will underline Austin Aries vs. TJ Perkins in a categorical event.
WWE is focusing on a following points for tonight’s SmackDown:
* No. 1 contenders block off forward of pretension matches
* Will Rusev get a WWE Title compare he’s demanding?
* Six-Woman Tag Team Match participants make it central
* The Highlight Reel, hosted by … Kevin Owens?
* The Viper takes on The Lone Wolf before WWE Backlash
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