James Ellsworth to challenge AJ Styles for the WWE World Championship on Smackdown Live next week

During tonight’s 10/11 edition of “Talking Smack” on the WWE Network, General Manager Daniel Bryan revealed that James Ellsworth will challenge AJ Styles for the WWE World Championship on next week’s 10/18 Smackdown Live from Denver.

Bryan had already announced that set for next week’s Smackdown Live is Alexa Bliss vs. Naomi and Jack Swagger vs. Baron Corbin.

You can view clip of Bryan’s announcement to Ellsworth below courtesy of WWE.