This week’s episode of Smackdown delivered an impactful show to continue the storylines for WWE TLC. The show started focusing on the Smackdown women’s championship picture. All the superstars available in the upcoming title match was present inside the ring to pen-down a contract. With that the historic match at WWE TLC became official. This will mark the first-ever women’s Tables, Ladders and Chairs match in the WWE history.
Additionally, the WWE Championship picture got heated up as both AJ Styles and Daniel attended Smackdown. Styles interrupted Bryan’s interview on the Miz TV bringing a physical altercation into the ring. Later AJ Styles squared off against The Miz to deliver a solid main event match. Although Styles came up with the win, he was not the one to stand strong by the end of the night. Daniel Bryan attacked him from behind to gain the upper hand.
There were additional attractions on the show as well, especially for the backstage superstars. None other than The Undertaker was in attendance for this week’s Smackdown. In case you don’t know, The Undertaker lives in the state of Texas for a long time. So it might have been just a visit to enjoy the show. According to PWInsider.com, The Undertaker was present on the show alongside his wife.
Furthermore, another future Hall of Famer was also spotted at backstage. Here is the full update courtesy wrestlingINC.com,
“The Undertaker, Michelle McCool, and their children are backstage for tonight’s WWE SmackDown in Austin, Texas, according to PWInsider. Taker lives in the area. WWE Hall of Famer Mark Henry, another Texan, is also backstage. Others backstage for tonight’s show are Christian and Maryse, who has been filming “Miz & Mrs.” footage with The Miz.”
The Undertaker competed last in the WWE at the Crown Jewel PPV. The reunited Brothers of Destruction lost against D-generation X in a tag team match. There’s no update on when he could be back on WWE, next.
Another attendant of Smackdown Christian is filming the Edge & Christian Show for the WWE Network. Maryse, on the other hand, is busy filming with the Total Divas spin-off series, Miz and Mrs. But she has taken a time-off from WWE TV, for now. Lastly, Mark Henry retired from in-ring competition and works as a backstage official in the company.