Sasha Banks returns to face Nikki Cross on SmackDown

WWE has announced on Twitter and their website that Sasha Banks in returning to tomorrow night’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown to face Nikki Cross.

Banks was replaced by Charlotte Flair due to injury in a match back on the October 14 episode of Monday Night Raw that had draft implications.

She was last competed at the October Hell in a Cell pay-per-view where she challenged Becky Lynch for the Raw Women’s Championship in a losing effort.

This week’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown will be taped in Manchester, England.

WWE announced earlier this week that that Tyson Fury will also appear on tomorrow night’s show. 

Sasha Banks returns to face Nikki Cross on Friday Night SmackDown

Get back to work. The Boss is back and set for battle against Nikki Cross on Friday Night SmackDown.

Sasha Banks last competed in a Hell in a Cell showdown against Raw Women’s Champion Becky Lynch. Since that devastating defeat, The Boss has rallied behind her close friend Bayley by lending a hand to the SmackDown Women’s Champion in her victory over challenger Nikki Cross.

Now Cross seeks payback for The Boss’ involvement and the role she played in costing the former Women’s Tag Team Champion a chance to win the title.

Will The Boss make a splash in her return to the ring, or will Cross make Banks long for a return to the sidelines?

Tune in to Friday Night SmackDown on FOX at 8/7 C to find out.