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Tonight’s episode of SmackDown Live is set to take place from the Century Link Center in Omaha, NE, and it will feature more hype for the upcoming Extreme Rules pay-per-view.

WWE has announced that Team Hell No will be kicking off SmackDown tonight, and AJ Styles will be facing Aiden English. Jeff Hardy will be issuing an open challenge for the United States Championship while The New Day will be competing in a Third of July Pancake Eating Contest.

Becky Lynch is set to battle Peyton Royce, and James Ellsworth will be facing Asuka in a one on one match.

Superstars being advertised for this week’s episode of WWE SmackDown Live include AJ Styles, Samoa Joe, Daniel Bryan, Jeff Hardy, The Miz, Carmella, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Asuka and more.

WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s show:

  • Team Hell No to kick off SmackDown LIVE
  • AJ Styles takes on Aiden English
  • Jeff Hardy issues an Independence Day United States Open Challenge
  • Becky Lynch battles Peyton Royce
  • Asuka goes one-on-one with James Ellsworth
  • The New Day face off in the First Annual Third of July Pancake Eating Contest