Here’s all the information you need for the Jan. 31, 2020 edition of WWE Friday Night SmackDown.
After a wild night last Sunday at the WWE Royal Rumble, it’s time to start putting the pieces together for WrestleMania. Friday Night SmackDown will start that process this week in Tulsa.
Four of the top tag teams on the blue brand will collide this week, with the winner getting a shot at the SmackDown Tag Team Titles. Heavy Machinery will step into the ring against Lucha House Party, The Revival and the recently reunited duo of John Morrison and The Miz. The winners will challenge The New Day for the titles at Super ShowDown in February.
Several weeks ago, Sheamus made his long-awaited return to WWE. Recently, Shorty G found out what happens when you feel the wrath of the Celtic Warrior. After Sheamus was victorious at the Royal Rumble, Shorty G will get a chance to redeem himself when he gets a rematch against Sheamus on Friday night. Can he pull off the upset, or will he fall victim to another Brogue Kick?
After weeks of Braun Strowman stating his case for a shot at the Intercontinental Championship, Sami Zayn refused to allow Shinsuke Nakamura to accept the match. Finally, Strowman gets his wish and will receive a shot at the title this week in Tulsa. Does Nakamura have what it takes to retain the gold, or will he “get those hands” and lose the gold?
Roman Reigns has had a hot streak lately, getting wins over Robert Roode and King Corbin in the last week. But this week, we get a rematch of last week’s six-man tag when Reigns teams up with The Usos to face Corbin, Roode, and Dolph Ziggler. Can The Big Dog continue his winning ways?