Following a Twitter back-and-forth between Becky Lynch and Carmella, WWE has announced that Becky Lynch will face James Ellsworth on this week's episode of Smackdown Live. Lynch wanted Carmella as her opponent but she declined but volunteered Ellsworth to fight for her.
Here is the exchange on Twitter that led to the announcement for the match on Smackdown Live:
Also scheduled for Smackdown Live is AJ Styles challenging Jinder Mahal for the WWE Championship. The original plan was for Styles to face Rusev and the winner would get a spot on Team Smackdown at Survivor Series. WWE is now teasing that Styles could end up facing Brock Lesnar if he wins the championship.
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