The WWE SmackDown FOX era started with an iconic debut last week. The Rock made his way last week into the blue brand and blessed the WWE fans with a Rock Bottom to Baron Corbin. FOX debut also marked the debut of former UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez into WWE. Brock Lesnar defeated Kofi Kingston in 10 seconds for the title and Cain Velasquez entered the area with his Mexican friend Rey Mysterio. Cain Velasquez entered the ring and planted full-on assault on Brock Lesnar, making the WWE Champion leave the ring in shock.
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After an action-packed week, WWE SmackDown will have its draft on the next episode. In the current RAW schedule, Smackdown will have the first draft of the season while RAW will have the final draft on Monday night. There are a lot of speculations going on regarding the entire Blue Roster and Friday night might come up with some interesting stories. Kevins Owens has recently lost the match against Shane McMahon and took an exit from the blue brand. Despite Kevin Owens' exit from SmackDown and Dean Ambrose’s exit from WWE, SmackDown can still expect these three great additions.
The Beast Incarnate has won the WWE Championship title last week and has the highest probability of joining the blue brand. After his victory against Kofi, Brock Lesnar was attacked by his UFC rival Cain Velasquez. WWE might use Cain in their storyline but there have been no confirmed reports about Velasquez’s full-time WWE entry. Brock Lesnar lost his Universal title against Seth Rollins at SummerSlam and it seems that the Beast has found his new title run.
After a controversial defeat against Becky Lynch at Clash of Champions, it was assumed that Sasha Banks will get RAW Women’s championship belt around her waist at Hell In A Cell. However, Becky Lynch managed to retain her belt by defeating Sasha Banks again at Hell In A Cell. It seems that WWE will end the journey for Sasha Banks and ’The Boss’ might make a new start in SmackDown. Sasha Banks can come back at SmackDown and challenge Charlotte Flair for the SmackDown Women’s belt.
The former Intercontinental champion has spent his time on RAW and his feud with Shinsuke Nakamura might bring him back in the blue brand. Miz has his eyes on the Intercontinental belt again and adding him up for the title chase can be a good idea. Miz has a high probability of joining SmackDown in the latest draft. He might come up with Miz TV or fights in his Smack down line up anytime after being drafted.
The WWE is yet to make their drafts and matchups but it likely to expect some interesting matchups in the upcoming episode. Sasha Banks might come up and challenge Charlotte Flair for the title fight. However, WWE might not end The Queen's title run so soon and keep Sasha awaited for her title reign. The Tyson Fury drama went into RAW still, the fans are highly expecting the boxer to be present at this week’s SmackDown too. The Fox debut of SmackDown had a significant effect with Tyson Fury’s presence and feud with Braun Strowman.