Paul Levesque to address fallout of WrestleMania presser on SmackDown

Originally published at Paul Levesque will appear on Friday Night SmackDown.

Paul Levesque will appear on Friday Night SmackDown.

WWE has announced that Levesque will appear on tonight’s broadcast to “address the fallout from the WrestleMania XL Kickoff Press Conference.”

During Thursday’s event in Las Vegas, Cody Rhodes declared he was selecting Roman Reigns as his opponent for WrestleMania with the match being officially announced by WWE.

There was a major angle shot where Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson slapped Rhodes which led to a standoff with Johnson aligned with Roman Reigns and Rhodes paired with Seth Rollins.

Tonight’s episode of SmackDown takes place from the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina with WrestleTix reporting over 12,000 tickets being distributed.

Below are the announced matches and appearances:
*Paul Levesque to appear
*Bayley to address her departure from Damage CTRL
*Elimination Chamber – Qualifying Match: Bianca Belair vs. Michin
*#1 Contenders Match: DIY vs. Pete Dunne & Tyler Bate
*Nick Aldis to name Logan Paul’s opponent for Elimination Chamber

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