Tonight’s episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown is set to take place from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT and it will continue the build up for the Royal Rumble pay-per-view.
Ahead of the show WWE has announced that WWE Champion Brock Lesnar will come face to face with Universal Champion Roman Reigns, and The Usos will be defending the SmackDown Tag Team Titles against The New Day in a street fight. Rick Boogs vs. Sami Zayn has also been confirmed for SmackDown tonight.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s show:
- A Confrontation of Champions: WWE Champion Brock Lesnar comes face-to-face with Universal Champion Roman Reigns
- The New Day to challenge The Usos for the SmackDown Tag Team Titles
- The physical power of Rick Boogs battles the brain power of The Master Strategist, Sami Zayn
Stay tuned for more updates as they become available.