Shane McMahon announced on Twitter that Jinder Mahal will defend the WWE Championship Title against AJ Styles on next week’s WWE Smackdown. AJ Styles was original scheduled to face Rusev on next week’s show in a Survivor Series qualifying match. It now appears that that match is off.
— Shane McMahon (@shanemcmahon) November 2, 2017
Also announced for next week’s show is The Usos defending their Tag Team Championship Titles against Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin.