Goldust's New MMC Partner; Two Matches Announced for Smackdown Next Week

-- With Alicia Fox suffering a broken tailbone that will likely sideline her for several months, WWE moved to replace her in the ongoing Mixed Match Challenge where Fox was scheduled to team up with Goldust. As announced today on Twitter, Mandy Rose is her replacement and will be teaming up with Goldust to take on the husband-wife duo of Jimmy Uso and Naomi.

-- Announced for next week's Smackdown is a US Title match with #1 contender Rusev challenging champion Bobby Roode.

-- In another match, Daniel Bryan announced that Kevin Owens would face Sami Zayn next week to determine the #1 contender for AJ Styles' WWE title. The winner of that match will face Styles at the Fastlane PPV, which is scheduled for March 11. It will be the final Smackdown brand PPV before WrestleMania.