Tonight’s WWE SmackDown Live marks the first of the new year and to celebrate WWE is bringing back John Cena as the build to the Royal Rumble continues.
No matches have been officially announced by WWE, but the episode is pre-taped and therefore spoilers are available for the show.
John Cena will make his official TV return to the company whilst the fallout of AJ Styles attacking Vince McMahon last week will also be revealed.
As well as that, Rusev’s reign as United States Champion commences and the New Day are set to host a New Year’s celebration.
As always, ProWrestling.com will be providing complete, LIVE coverage of WWE Smackdown beginning tonight at 8pm EST, so be sure to join us then!
WWE.com is hyping the following points for tonight’s show:
- John Cena returns to kick off 2019
- New Day host a New Year’s celebration
- What’s next for The Miz and Shane McMahon?
- What will the fallout be for AJ Styles after attacking Vince McMahon?
- Rusev’s reign as United States Champion begins
What better way to kick off 2019 than with the return of John Cena? What does the 16-time World Champion have planned for the blue brand? Find out on the first SmackDown LIVE of the new year, tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network!