The first WWE SmackDown main event of 2019 saw AJ Styles win a Fatal 5 Way to become the new #1 contender to WWE Champion Daniel Bryan. Styles vs. Bryan will take place at the 2019 Royal Rumble pay-per-view.
Tonight's SmackDown also saw three more Superstars announce their spots for the Royal Rumble match - The New Day's Kofi Kingston, Big E and Xavier Woods.
The Royal Rumble pay-per-view takes place on January 27 from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. Below is the updated card:
WWE Universal Title Match
Braun Strowman vs. Brock Lesnar (c)
WWE Title Match
AJ Styles vs. Daniel Bryan (c)
Fatal 4 Way for the WWE Cruiserweight Title
TBD vs. TBD vs. TBD vs. Buddy Murphy (c)
30-Woman Royal Rumble Match
Carmella (at #30), Natalya, Sasha Banks, Bayley, Ruby Riott, Liv Morgan, Sarah Logan, Ember Moon, TBA
30-Man Royal Rumble Match
R-Truth (at #30), Drew McIntyre, Kofi Kingston, Big E, Xavier Woods, TBA