Singles Match Set For WWE SmackDown FOX Premiere


Another match confirmed.

Yet another match has been booked for the WWE Friday Night SmackDown FOX premiere episode. 

That contest is Roman Reigns vs. Erick Rowan. The match was first revealed by Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated. 

This will come just two days before the WWE Hell In a Cell pay-per-view where Reigns will team with Daniel Bryan to face Rowan and Luke Harper in a tag team match. 

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Next Friday’s SmackDown FOX premiere episode takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. WWE could add more matches to the show in the coming days. 

Here is the updated line-up for the episode, which will also be the SmackDown 20th Anniversary special:

  • Brock Lesnar vs. WWE Champion Kofi Kingston
  • RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair vs. SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley and Sasha Banks
  • Kevin Owens vs. Shane McMahon in a Ladder Match
  • Erick Rowan vs. Roman Reigns
  • Steve Austin, Hulk Hogan, Sting, Ric Flair, Booker T, Lita, Mick Foley, Kurt Angle, Bill Goldberg, Trish Stratus, Mark Henry, and Jerry Lawler are all advertised to appear. 

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