WWE’s big premiere week continues tonight with the much-anticipated Smackdown debut on FOX, one of the biggest networks in America.
The $1 billion-plus deal will see Smackdown calling FOX its home for the next five years as a new era in the history of the company kicks off. The broadcast will be live from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California where many celebrities and FOX stars will be on hand to witness the two-hour show.
Set for action tonight are Kofi Kingston vs Brock Lesnar for the WWE title, Sasha Banks and Bayley vs Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair, Shane McMahon vs Kevin Owens in a ladder match, Roman Reigns vs Erick Rowan, and a live appearance by the one and only The Rock. WWE Legends and Hall of Famers will also be on hand to celebrate the 20th anniversary episode including Stone Cold Steve Austin, Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Sting, Trish Stratus, Mick Foley, and many others.