Tony Khan sent out a tweet directed at WWE and Vince McMahon after it was announced that next week’s episode of SmackDown on FS1 will be a “Supersized” show. As noted earlier, next week’s SmackDown will run for 2 and a half hours, which means that their live broadcast will go head to head with AEW Rampage and there will be an immediate SmackDown replay that will start at 10:30 pm eastern.
In response to the news, Tony Khan tweeted, “I saw you’re doing a half hour head-to-head with us. I can’t wait to finally beat your main show head-to-head. It’s been a long time coming. See you next Friday for #AEWRampage on
WWE is presenting a stacked show next week with the following matches:
Becky Lynch vs. Sasha Banks in a non-title match
– King Of The Ring semifinal: Finn Balor vs. Sami Zayn
– Queens Crown tournament semifinal: Carmella vs. Zelina Vega
– Sonya Deville says she will return to the ring against Naomi
– Brock Lesnar will appear
Next week’s AEW Rampage is also stacked and will air live from Miami, Florida with the following matches announced:
– CM Punk vs. Matt Sydal
– Ruby Soho vs. The Bunny
– Inner Circle vs. Men Of The Year and Junior Dos Santos
SmackDown returns to FOX on October 22nd but will be back on FS1 on October 29th due to FOX’s coverage of the World Series.
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) October 9, 2021