This week’s episode of WWE SmackDown Live will continue to build up the Fastlane pay-per-view, and a few big matches have been confirmed for the show.

This week Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn will be facing off against one another, and the winner will earn the right to challenge AJ Styles for the WWE Championship at the Fastlane pay-per-view.

It’s also been announced that Rusev will be challenging Bobby Roode for the United States Championship tonight, and SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair will be facing Liv Morgan in a non-title match.

Superstars being advertised for this week’s episode of SmackDown Live include WWE Champion AJ Styles, Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, Randy Orton, Shinsuke Nakamura, Jinder Mahal, Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch, United States Champion Bobby Roode, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Big E, Naomi, Natalya, Carmella, Lana and more.

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

  • Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn to battle for a WWE Title opportunity at WWE Fastlane tonight on SmackDown LIVE
  • Bobby Roode defends the United States Championship against Rusev tonight on SmackDown LIVE
  • Daniel Bryan to reveal the first-ever SmackDown LIVE Top 10 Superstars List
  • Charlotte Flair looks for payback against Riott Squad’s Liv Morgan