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WWE SmackDown video highlights: Number one contender's match


Becky Lynch was officially set up as Asuka's challenger for the Royal Rumble on this week's episode of SmackDown.

Lynch defeated Carmella and Charlotte in a triple threat number one contender's match in the main event, then went face-to-face with Asuka to close the show. Lynch submitted Carmella with the Dis-Arm-Her to get the win.

Shane McMahon & The Miz were also announced as the next challengers for Cesaro & Sheamus' SmackDown Tag Team titles, the build to Daniel Bryan and AJ Styles' WWE Championship match at the Royal Rumble continued, Rey Mysterio & Mustafa Ali teamed against Samoa Joe & Andrade "Cien" Almas, and Rusev was looking to get revenge on Shinsuke Nakamura.

More coverage from last night --

WWE SmackDown video highlights --

Daniel Bryan mocks the fans, gets attacked by R-Truth

Daniel Bryan vs. R-Truth

Rey Mysterio & Mustafa Ali vs. Samoa Joe & Andrade "Cien" Almas

The Miz wants a Tag Team title shot, Shane says they aren't close to the title picture yet

Shinsuke Nakamura says it's Rusev's fault that Lana got hurt last week

The Bar vs. The Usos, The Miz issues a challenge

Naomi attacks Mandy Rose backstage

Daniel Bryan says AJ Styles isn't half as vicious as the new Daniel Bryan

Shane McMahon & The Miz will challenge for The Bar's titles at the Royal Rumble

Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Carmella to decide Asuka's challenger for the Rumble

SmackDown fallout: Becky Lynch wants to take the SD Women's title back to the top

SmackDown fallout: Almas and Vega say 2019 will be the year of tranquilo