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Vince McMahon calls for rewrite of SmackDown, Kingston vs. Styles set



WWE has changed the lineup for tonight's SmackDown again.

After announcing The New Day (Kofi Kingston, Big E & Xavier Woods) vs. The O.C. (AJ Styles, Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson) for the show earlier today, it will now be WWE Champion Kingston (w/ Big E and Woods) vs. United States Champion Styles (w/ Gallows and Anderson) in a non-title match.

Dave Meltzer has confirmed that Vince McMahon called for a rewrite of the entire show for tonight. Ryan Satin of Pro Wrestling Sheet first tweeted about the rewrite being called for.

SmackDown Tag Team Champions Big E & Woods vs. Drew McIntyre & Elias in a non-title match had originally been announced for tonight's show over the weekend.

Gallows & Anderson defeated The Revival and The Usos in a triple threat match last night to win the Raw Tag Team titles.

Kingston is set to defend the WWE title against Randy Orton at SummerSlam on August 11, while Ricochet will challenge for Styles' U.S. title at the pay-per-view.

Tonight's SmackDown is taking place at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee.