McMahon would reveal that the two would get the chance to fight there and then, and if Charlotte could win, she would be granted a chance at the Smackdown Women's Championship.
The show kicked off with Charlotte Flair entering the ring.
SportsKeeda reported that Jinder Mahal is rumored to win the match and become the new number one contender to Randy Orton and his WWE world championship. It would be interesting to see whether the creative let the Queen go on a title hunt right after her debut on Smackdown Live. The Phenomenal One has just become the number one contender for the United States title. Charlotte Flair will challenge for Naomi's SmackDown Women's Championship next week after beating her in a non-title match.
Mahal was among the six men who competed to become the new No.1 contender to the WWE Championship.
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Mahal moved over from Raw in last week's Superstar Shakeup.
The "biggest acquisition of the Superstar Shake-up" (according to Shane McMahon), Charlotte Flair, comes down to the ring and cuts her first promo as a member of SmackDown Live. However, he never really got a chance to win a title while on Monday nights.
Primo kicked Jason Jordan in the face behind the referee's back, allowing Epico to complete a sunset flip for the pin. The match will take place at "Backlash 2017" on May 21. U.S. title open challenge: Kevin Owens beats Garry Gandy The Face of America Kevin Owens kicked off the United States Championship Open challenge with a win over Louisville, Kentucky native Garry Gandy AJ Styles beat Baron Corbin via count-out Corbin started off hot and concentrated on Styles midriff. This push certainly seems out of nowhere, but then again, it's been noted that the defections of The Miz and Bray Wyatt to RAW have left SmackDown fairly weak on the heel side, particularly if AJ Styles were to turn babyface. Since Styles is in the main event against Baron Corbin, Owens is sticking around for commentary.