Rey Mysterio Returns During SmackDown 1000, WWE World Cup Update

  • Rey Mysterio Returns During SmackDown 1000, WWE World Cup Update

Rey Mysterio Returns During SmackDown 1000, WWE World Cup Update

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The Mysterio vs. Nakamura match served as the main event for what was a night-long celebration of the history of SmackDown, which began airing on UPN back in 1999.

Biggest of all was real actual movie Dave Bautista, aka Batista, who had an Evolution reunion with Ric Flair, Triple H and Randy Orton. Batista, on the other hand, talked about how he values the faction, but added that Triple H has never defeated him, which did not appear to go down well with the Game.

The Rated-R Superstar Edge hosted his iconic chat show The Cutting Edge, hosting WWE SmackDown Women's Champion Becky Lynch and Charlotte. One of those stars is former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Rey Mysterio.

- The fallout from last week's show.

After reportedly signing a two-year deal with the company, "The Master Of The 619" will face United States Champion Shinsuke Nakamura in a non-title WWE World Cup qualifying match.

It looks like another big name could be making his return to WWE TV at the show.