6. #1 Contender For The WWE Championship To Be Revealed On Tonight’s SmackDown Live
A 6 pack challenege will take place on tonight’s episode of SmackDown Live to determine the #1 contender for the WWE Championship. The winner is expected to challenge the WWE Champion (whoever it may be after Payback 2017) at Backlash 2017.
The following wrestlers will be a part of this 6 pack challenge:
– Mojo Rawley (Winner of this year’s Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal)
– Dolph Ziggler (Former World Heavyweight Champion)
– Luke Harper (Former Intercontinental Champion)
– Eric Rowan (Faced The Rock at WrestleMania 32)
– Jinder Mahal
– Sami Zayn
Below is what WWE posted:
Though WWE Champion Randy Orton has his hands full with Bray Wyatt and their impending House of Horrors Match at WWE Payback on April 30, The Viper will also have to keep an eye on the Six-Pack Challenge Match taking place tonight on SmackDown LIVE. The winner will be named the No. 1 contender to Team Blue’s top prize.
The battle features some of SmackDown LIVE’s newest arrivals mixing it up with the brand’s established Superstars, as Sami Zayn, Mojo Rawley, Luke Harper, Dolph Ziggler, Jinder Mahal and Erick Rowan battle for the right to challenge Orton. Who will earn the biggest opportunity of their career?