As the excitement builds for tonight's WWE Draft Night 1 edition of SmackDown, WWE has reportedly reached out to several individuals for special cameo appearances, according to sources at Fightful. Among the names planned for tonight's event are WWE Hall of Famer and current Senior Vice President of Live Events, "Road Dogg" Brian James.
It was previously reported that another WWE Hall of Famer, Teddy Long, was also scheduled to appear. In preparation for the event, WWE has established RAW and SmackDown draft rooms and a draft podium at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Adding to the anticipation, the new WWE World Heavyweight Title belt will be displayed at ringside, just as it was during Monday's RAW. WRKDWrestling has reported that tonight's show will include a resolution on the future of the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Titles following the brand split and highlight the growing tension within The Bloodline.
Fans can expect a thrilling match as Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens defend their titles against The Usos.
Draft Uncertainty for Wrestlers
Several wrestlers remain in the dark regarding their fate in this year's WWE Draft. This air of mystery surrounding the draft picks adds an extra layer of intrigue for the audience and the wrestlers as they wait to discover which brand they will represent moving forward.
With the stage set for an action-packed night, WWE Draft Night 1 promises to bring its share of surprises and memorable moments. The special appearances by WWE legends, the resolution of the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Titles, and the ongoing tension within The Bloodline are sure to make this event a must-watch for wrestling fans worldwide.
As the WWE Universe eagerly awaits the outcome of tonight's event, it is clear that the WWE Draft is set to create a new landscape for the brand and redefine the future of professional wrestling. With anticipation at an all-time high, the American Bank Center is expected to buzz excitedly as the WWE Draft unfolds.
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