This is the Fightful.com live coverage for tonight's episode of WWE Smackdown! Live! We are on the last stop on the road to The Royal Rumble in San Antonio this Sunday night, but first there is a grudge match in our main event tonight that must be settled as Randy Orton and Luke Harper look to prove themselves to The New Face of Fear, Bray Wyatt! AJ Styles looks to call out John Cena, we will find out why Mickie James has aligned herself with Alexa Bliss and Kalisto looks to get revenge on Dolph Ziggler and much more so be sure to come back here at 8PM EST for all of tonight's action!
-We open with The Wyatt Family coming out to the ring and Bray takes a seat at ringside for the match.
Randy Orton vs Luke Harper
They lock up for a clean break then exchange right hands before Randy sends Luke to the outside with a back elbow. Randy hits his draping DDT once he's back in the ring then teases the RKO, but Luke ducks out of the ring. Randy backdrops Luke on the barricade then slams his face into the announce table before dropping him back first onto it next. Luke takes out Randy then Bray rolls both of them back into the ring as we go to commercial.
Randy catches Luke on th top rope and hits a superplex for a quick 2 count as Bray looks on at ringside. Luke gets a close 2 count off of a roll up then hits a superkick for another close 2 count as Bray appears amused. Randy rolls him up then Luke goes for his finisher, but Randy hits an RKO out of no where for the pin and the win.
Winner: Randy Orton via pinfall
-After the match Bray shakes Randy's hand then offers to help up Luke who takes his hand then hits him with Sister Abigail.
-Mickie James comes out and explains why she aligned with Alexa Bliss, saying that the Women's Revolution is the problem and that they are acting like everything she sacrificed and achieved when she was with the company before. Mickie says that Alexa has been fighting the self-righteousness of the Women's Revolution. Becky comes out and attacks Mickie before Alexa shows up and they double team Becky.
-We then have James Ellsworth and Carmella shopping for clothes. He tries on various outfits for comedic relief and Carmella settles on a gold track suit, a ball cap and a chain.
Over The Top Rope Challenge
The Vaudevillians are eliminated immediately then Curt Hawkins is then Viktor and Heath Slater are eliminated. Mojo then eliminates Rhyno and Konnor as he is left with Breezango. Mojo then eliminates them for the win.
Winner: Mojo Rawley