Smackdown tonight emanates from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Yesterday, WWE booked an Intercontinental Championship match between Roman Reigns and champion Shinsuke Nakamura for the show. Today, WWE has added two more matches to tonight’s lineup.
The promotion has booked a 6-pack challenge for tonight. The winner of the match will earn a future shot at the Smackdown Women’s Championship. The match will feature the bulk of the newly drafted Smackdown women’s division including Carmella, Nikki Cross, Dana Brooke, Lacey Evans, Sonya Deville, and Mandy Rose. The only members of the division not in the match are Alexa Bliss, Tamina, and champion Bayley.
Also booked for tonight’s episode of Smackdown, is a match featuring the members of Smackdown’s tag team division. In the lead-up to the tag-team turmoil match at Crown Jewel, New Day will team with Heavy Machinery to take on the Revival, Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode tonight.
WWE Smackdown – October 18th, 2019 – Bankers Life Fieldhouse – Indianapolis
- Intercontinental Championship: Shinsuke Nakamura (c) vs Roman Reigns
- New Day & Heavy Machinery vs the Revival, Robert Roode & Dolph Ziggler
- 6-Pack Challenge: Lacey Evans vs Carmella vs Nikki Cross vs Mandy Rose vs Sonya Deville vs Dana Brooke