SmackDown Live General Manager Daniel Bryan announced on Tuesday’s episode of SmackDown that Randy Orton, Baron Corbin, Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose and WWE World Champion AJ Styles would be on Team SmackDown at Survivor Series against Team RAW.
Natalya will be the Coach for the Women’s SmackDown Team while Nikki Bella will be the Captain. The team features SmackDown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch, Naomi, Carmella and Alexa Bliss.
American Alpha defeated The Spirit Squad, and The Usos defeated The Hang Banners on SmackDown to earn a spot on Team SmackDown for the 10-on-10 Traditional Elimination Tag Team Match against Team RAW at Survivor Series. They join The Hype Bros and SmackDown Tag Team Champions Heath Slater & Rhyno on the team.
Finally, WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler issued an open challenge to any RAW Superstar to face him at the Survivor Series pay-per-view for the Intercontinental Title. No word yet on who he will be facing at the event.
The WWE Survivor Series pay-per-view event will take place on Sunday, November 20, 2016, at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Both RAW and SmackDown Live stars will be featured on event, which will air on the WWE Network and some traditional pay-per-view outlets. Here is the updated card for the event:
—- 5-on-5 Traditional Elimination Match: Team RAW (Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens, Chris Jericho, Braun Strowman, TBA) vs. Team SmackDown (Randy Orton, Baron Corbin, Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, AJ Styles)
—- 5-on-5 Traditional Elimination Match: Team RAW (Charlotte, Nia Jax, Bayley, TBA) vs. Team SmackDown (Nikki Bella, Carmella, Becky Lynch, Alexa Bliss, Naomi)
—- 10-on-10 Traditional Elimination Tag Team Match: Team RAW (The New Day, TBA) vs. Team SmackDown (Heath Slater, Rhyno, Zack Ryder, Mojo Rawley, American Alpha, The Usos)
—- Singles Match: Brock Lesnar vs. Bill Goldberg
—- Intercontinental Title Match: Dolph Ziggler © vs. TBA