Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens won't be left out at the next Smackdown branded pay-per-view, because they are set to team up against Randy Orton and a partner of his choosing at WWEClash Of Champions.
The prospect of Nakamura facing Zayn is a mouthwatering one to anyone familiar with the matches they had in NXT.
Kofi Kingston and Big E stepped into the ring to take on Rusev and "The Drama King" Aiden English on this week's SmackDown LIVE, in a match that had been brewing ever since Rusev and English attacked The New Day during their Lumberjack match against Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens.
Click on the video to see how events went down this week. It came on the back of four straight weeks of quality television, and with Clash of Champions less than a fortnight away, SD is coasting on inertia. Despite Zayn being able to grab a pair of bolt cutters from underneath the ring, Orton avoided his rival's Helluva Kick and quickly pinned Zayn for the victory. Shinsuke Nakamura has been rumored to team up with the former WWE Champion at the upcoming event.
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Other moments from Smackdown included Bobby Roode defeating United States Champion Baron Corbin after Dolph Ziggler interfered; The Bludgeon Brothers defeating Adam James and Josh Carr; and Smackdown Women's Champion Charlotte Flair defeating Tamina.