This unique, bigger-than-life two-hour saga has ratcheted up the drama and intensified the classic rivalries. With a recurring cast of unique WWE Superstars, WWE presents an astonishing display of athleticism combined with riveting dramatic and comedic story lines. Superstars featured each week include Batista, Chavo Guerrero, Edge, The Great Khali, Rey Mysterio, The Undertaker and many more.
1999 - 2001 - UPN - Thursday at 8PM - WWF Smackdown
2001 - 2005 - UPN - Thursday at 8PM - WWE Smackdown
2005 - 2006 - UPN - Friday at 8PM - WWE Friday Night Smackdown
2006 - 26 September 2008 - WB - Friday at 8PM - Friday Night Smackdown
2 October 2008 - 24 September 2010 - MyNetworkTV - Friday at 8PM - Friday Night Smackdown
1 October 2010 - ? - SyFy - Friday at 8PM - Friday Night Smackdown
Tonight's episode of "WWE Friday Night SmackDown!"
are being broadcast from the TD Garden in Boston, MA. The scheduled matches for tonight’s card are pending contract signings.
Tonight's episode of WWE Thursday Night SmackDown!
are being broadcast from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, TX. The scheduled matches for tonight’s card are as follows:
Intercontinental Champion Bad News Barrett vs. the former IC Champion Dolph Ziggler (non-title match)
Brie Bella vs. Naomi
Erick Rowan vs. Luke Harper
Ryback vs. Rusev
Dolph Ziggler, Erick Rowan & Ryback all re-hired must win their matches to be entered into the Royal Rumble match this Sunday
Main Event Rematch:
Daniel Bryan vs. Kane & Bryan must win his match to enter the Royal Rumble as well
All WWE SmackDown! news
Recaps14x45: Episode 725 (Hampton, VA) recap
: We open in Hampton, VA, and just like so many shows of late, we're greeted by "Ride of the Valkyries." Daniel Bryan makes his way to the ring chanting "YES!" with the crowd... read more.14x44: Episode 724 (Topeka, KS) recap
: Michael Cole welcomes us to Friday Night Smackdown--and "Cult of Personality" hits immediately! CM Punk enters to a loud pop. Punk makes his way to the ring, clad in his tights and characteristic black hoodie... read more.14x42: Episode 722 (Dayton, OH) recap
: This week’s Smackdown opens with a recap video for WWE Payback, last Sunday’s pay per view that gave us new Divas, Intercontinental and World Heavyweight Champions... read more.
Warning: WWE SmackDown! guide may contain spoilers
: Returning SeriesNetwork
: Fridays at 08:00 pmRuntime
: 120 MinutesPremiere
: April 29, 1999Episode Order
Akas • Friday Night Smackdown! (Alternate title), (Used In USA)
• Smackdown (Short title), (Used In USA)
• WWE Smackdown (Alternate Title - UK), (Used In United Kingdom)
• WWE Smackdown! (2003-2006), (Used In USA)
• WWF Smackdown! (1999-2003), (Used In USA)