WWE reportedly changed plans for tonight’s Fatal 4 Way on SmackDown.
It was previously reported via PWInsider how WWE was considering a change to tonight’s Fatal 4 Way to determine new #1 contenders for the undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos, with Los Lotharios vs. The Street Profits vs. The New Day vs. Alpha Academy. It was then told that WWE officials wanted to replace Alpha Academy and Los Lotharios with Imperium and The Brawling Brutes.
In an update, the match will now only feature blue brand teams: Hit Row vs. Empire vs. The Brawling Brutes vs. The NewDay.
There’s no word yet on why Alpha Academy, Los Lotharios, and The Street Profits have been replaced, or if they’re still working on tonight’s show. It has been confirmed that Alpha Academy is backstage for filming.
Below is the updated lineup for tonight’s SmackDown:
* Logan Paul returns to WWE TV with a “huge announcement”
* The New Day vs. Empire vs. Hit ow vs. The Brawling Brutes to determine new #1 contenders for undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos (change has not been confirmed by WWE with Imperium, Hit Row and The Brawling Brutes replacing The Street Profits, Los Lotharios and Alpha Academy)
* WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Dakota Kai and IYO SKY will appear and Bayley will wrestle (not confirmed by WWE)
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