Next week’s episode of WWE SmackDown Live is set to air on Christmas, and 2 big matches have been announced for the show so far.

It was announced on SmackDown that Shinsuke Nakamura will be defending his United States Title against Rusev on next week’s show, and Jeff Hardy is set to face off against Samoa Joe.

It’s also been confirmed that Shane McMahon will be appearing on Miz TV.

Next week’s episode of SmackDown Live won’t be live at all, as it’s set to be taped tonight.

Stay tuned for updates from the tapings.