SmackDown Five-Point Preview: April 18, 2014

BY Scott Taylor

April 18, 2014

What Intercontinental Title turmoil will transpire on SmackDown?

Big E’s impressive Intercontinental Championship title reign will face its greatest challenge at Extreme Rules when an eight-Superstar tournament, that launched on Raw this past Monday, establishes a new No. 1 contender for the prestigious title. With four noteworthy participants still alive in the tourney, will the current champion be able to focus on his Friday night opponent?

An epic encounter is set for SmackDown when one of WWE’s strongest competitors clashes with former World Heavyweight Champion, Alberto Del Rio. Will the always dangerous Mexican Superstar make the titleholder tap to the Cross Armbreaker? Don’t miss the hard-hitting action tonight on SyFy!