The following matches were taped on Tuesday, December 5 in San Diego, California at Naval Base San Diego for the annual WWE Tribute to the Troops special.
-Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, and Dean Ambrose vs. Shemaus, Cesaro, and Samoa Joe.
-Sasha Banks, Bayley, and Mickie James vs. Paige, Sonya Deville, and Mandy Rose.
-Smackdown Women’s Champion Charlotte vs. Ruby Riott.
-New Day and The Usos vs. Chad Gable, Shelton Benjamin, Rusev, and Aiden English
-A.J. Styles, Shinsuke Nakamura, and Randy Orton vs. Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, and Jinder Mahal.
Powell’s POV: The show looks more loaded than a typical Tribute to the Troops lineup, but WWE hasn’t made it seem like the matches are meaningful within Raw and Smackdown storyline universe. The special will air on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET.
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