WWE is currently taping tonight's SmackDown from Washington, DC. It will air on a slight tape delay due to the Tribute to The Troops tapings. Below are live spoilers:

* SmackDown opens with James Ellsworth, Daniel Bryan and Shane McMahon backstage

* WWE Champion AJ Styles is out for MizTV. Dean Ambrose and Dolph Ziggler both interrupt. Miz lays out Ziggler with a Skull Crushing Finale. Ambrose hits Dirty Deeds on Miz. Luke Harper is out next. He drops Ambrose and stares Styles down. A Fatal 4 Way elimination match is announced with the winner facing AJ on December 27th

* Carmella defeated Natalya with a small package. Nikki Bella was on commentary

* Zack Ryder wins the #1 contenders battle royal for his team. Heath Slater accidentally eliminated Rhyno at one point

* SmackDown Women's Champion Alexa Bliss vs. enhancement talent never happens because Bliss is above this. Becky Lynch comes out and wants her rematch. Shane McMahon makes the match for right now. Bliss retains by getting herself counted out

* Dolph Ziggler defeated WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz, Luke Harper and Dean Ambrose in a Fatal 4 Way. The Miz is eliminated first by a small package. Harper goes next after a Ziggler superkick and a Dirty Deeds. Miz comes back out and interferes, allowing Ziggler to get the win. Ziggler is the new #1 contender and will get his shot on December 27th

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