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8. Big Upset on SmackDown Live, WWE World Title Match Set For Next Week
As seen on last night’s episode of SmackDown Live, enhancement talent James Ellsworth was brought back to WWE programming and WWE World Champion AJ Styles gave Ellsworth the opportunity to face him in a non-title match.
Below is what Raw Superstar Rusev tweeted regarding James Ellsworth getting a WWE World Title shot:
Ha! Ellsworth had more WWE world heavyweight title chances than me! #SmackDownLive
— Rusev on the Roof (@RusevBUL) October 12, 2016