Tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown is set to be significant, as it will address the aftermath of WrestleMania 40 and set the stage for the company’s future storylines and matches. Fans can expect to see resolutions to ongoing feuds and the beginning of new ones, as well as potential announcements and developments that will impact the upcoming weeks and months in WWE.

Tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI, is shaping up to be an important one. With newly crowned WWE Undisputed WWE Champion Cody Rhodes and Women’s Champion Bayley set to make appearances and speak, the show will have a focus on addressing their recent victories and future plans.

Additionally, the episode will lay the groundwork for the upcoming WWE Backlash France event, which is less than a month away. According to WrestleVotes, there will be two significant triple threat matches on the show, with the winners of these matches facing off next week to determine a new #1 contender for Cody Rhodes’ title. This tournament-style format is sure to create exciting matches and build anticipation for the upcoming championship bout.

“Tonight’s #SmackDown is set to feature 2 triple threat matches to name a brand new #1 contender. As of now those matches are: Kevin Owens vs Rey Mysterio vs AJ Styles and Santos Escobar vs LA Knight vs Bobby Lashley. With the winners going one on one next week.”


Ringside News will be providing live play-by-play coverage of tonight’s show over in our WWE SmackDown coverage hub. It promises to be a memorable episode for many reasons, so we’ll have to wait and see how the episode will turn out.

WWE SmackDown Card for April 12th, 2024 Episode:

  • Cody Rhodes appearance
  • Bayley’s first appearance after becoming WWE Women’s Champion
  • The Bloodline will likely make a statement about Roman Reigns’ loss at WrestleMania 40
  • Kevin Owens vs Rey Mysterio vs AJ Styles
  • Santos Escobar vs LA Knight vs Bobby Lashley

What are your thoughts on this lineup for Friday Night SmackDown tonight? Are you excited for what’s in store? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

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