- Big E will challenge Sami Zayn in a Lumberjack Match for the Intercontinental Championship on SmackDown special Christmas edition
In the last hours, WWE published an official statement announcing that Sami Zayn and Big E will face each other in a Lumberjack Match in the SmackDown Christmas special that will be recorded tonight and will be broadcast this Friday, December 25 on FOX.
“After doing everything in their power to upset Sami Zayn, Big E will look to claim the Intercontinental Championship from Zayn this Friday on SmackDown in a Lumberjack Match.”
“This long-awaited rematch will come two weeks after their non-title showdown in which Zayn tricked Big E into chasing him under the ring so he could come in for the win by the count of ten. The following week, Big E retaliated. when he modified the results of the annual Sami Awards where Big E took the award for Superstar of the year. When Sami tried to correct the mistake, Big E attacked the current Intercontinental champion. ”
We remember that this Friday’s episode is being recorded tonight and fans will be able to access the recordings through the WWE Thunderdome system.