Contract signing, Big E vs. Sami Zayn, Ford vs. Ziggler set for WWE SmackDown

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One week from Sunday, WWE will be presenting their TLC pay-per-view and scheduled for the PPV is Sasha Banks defending the SmackDown Women’s Championship against Carmella. Since early November, Carmella has been ambushing Banks and over the recent weeks, Banks has done to same to her TLC opponent. This Friday on SmackDown, both women will sign a contract to make their match official.

The current Intercontinental Champion Sami Zayn was pinned last week in the Pat Patterson six-man tag tribute match. He’ll now be going one-on-one with Big E on SmackDown just several weeks out from TLC. Daniel Bryan scored the win over Zayn in the aforementioned six-man tag.

Also scheduled for this week’s program is Dolph Ziggler going one-on-one with SmackDown Tag Team Champion Montez Ford. Robert Roode and Dolph Ziggler picked up a win over Ford and Angelo Dawkins several weeks ago.

The TLC lineup as of this writing can be read here. Recently added to the card was New Day (Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods) defending the RAW Tag Team Titles against Cedric Alexander and Shelton Benjamin.