Daniel Bryan’s first opponent in return on 1/15 Smackdown

Daniel Bryan will be facing Kane in his first match back with WWE on the 1/15 WWE Smackdown this week on Syfy. This will be the first Smackdown in the new Thursday time slot beginning at 8:00 p.m. Eastern (7:00 CT).

Also announced for the show is Bad News Barrett defending the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Sin Cara.

The match will be taped on Tuesday night in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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