- WWE announced during Monday’s RAW that AJ Styles will confront WWE Champion Dean Ambrose in the ring on Tuesday night on SmackDown Live. Ambrose will defend the WWE Title against Styles at Sunday’s Backlash pay-per-view event.
WWE airs this week’s episode of SmackDown from Lincoln, NE at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
- WWE taped this week’s edition of Superstars in Kansas City, MO at the Sprint Center before RAW on Monday. Here are the confirmed matches for the show, which will air this Friday on the WWE Network:
* Singles Match: Neville vs. Curtis Axel
* Singles Match: Titus O'Neil vs. Jack Swagger