12. Multiple Superstars Returning On This Week’s Episode of SmackDown Live, Jinder Mahal’s Segment
– Big E, Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods (together known as The New Day) are expected to return to WWE programming on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live.
This will be their “SmackDown Live” debut. We noted before how WWE was holding off on The New Day’s blue brand debut until Kofi Kingston is ready to return to in-ring action from his ankle injury. Kofi has now been cleared to return. The New Day are expected to promote the “Fantastic Ride” special on the WWE Network in their return.
Speaking of who The New Day will feud with, Wrestling Observer is reporting that they are expected to enter a feud with the SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos.
– New WWE Champion Jinder Mahal will have a Punjabi celebration for his big Title victory on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live. Below is the promo that WWE posted for SmackDown Live:
— WWE (@WWE) May 23, 2017