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Tag title match, Tamina vs. Banks set for next week's WWE SmackDown


The SmackDown Tag Team titles will be on the line in another one-on-one-on-one match next week.

WWE has announced that The Miz will defend the SmackDown Tag Team titles against Big E and Jey Uso in a triple threat match next Friday. Those are the three wrestlers who didn't represent their teams in the triple threat ladder match for the SmackDown Tag Team titles at WrestleMania 36.

John Morrison faced Kofi Kingston and Jimmy Uso in the WrestleMania ladder match after Miz was flagged from performing due to being sick. The storyline explanation for the match being changed was that Miz was injured in a brawl on SmackDown last week.

Miz vs. Big E vs. Jey Uso was announced for next Friday during a segment where The Usos and New Day interrupted Miz and Morrison on SmackDown tonight.

In another match with title implications, Tamina will face Sasha Banks on next Friday's SmackDown. If Tamina wins, she'll become the number one contender to Bayley's SmackDown Women's Championship.

Bayley retained her title against Lacey Evans, Banks, Naomi, and Tamina in a fatal five-way elimination match at WrestleMania. On SmackDown tonight, Tamina said it took everyone else in the match to eliminate her and challenged Bayley to a one-on-one title match. Bayley said she'd have to defeat Banks first, and the storyline was that Banks didn't look happy about Bayley volunteering her for the match.

Daniel Bryan vs. Cesaro and Naomi vs. Dana Brooke in Money in the Bank qualifying matches will also take place on SmackDown next week. Plus, there will be a segment where Sonya Deville and Mandy Rose will attempt to clear the air and settle the issues between them.