World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) SmackDown Live celebrates its 1000th episode on 16th October 2018, at the Capital One Arena in Washington and the occasion will be marked by former superstars who will be making a special appearance on the event and among them will be full-time return- Mr 619, Rey Mysterio.Also Read - WWE Crown Jewel 2021 Live Streaming in India: When and Where to Watch Pay-Per-View Event Live Stream Wrestling Match Online on SonyLIV; TV Telecast on Sony Ten Network

The event will see some superstars of the yesteryear return for the night with the likes of Edge, Batista, Ric Flair, Shawn Micheals, Undertaker among others. Rey Mysterio, who recently signed a two-year full-time contract will also officially start from this event. Also Read - Roman Reigns Speaks Ahead of WWE Crown Jewel

According to WWE.com, The returning Rey Mysterio will face the current United States Champion Shinsuke Nakamura in a WWE World Cup Qualifying Match. Also Read - WWE: Becky Lynch is Much More Than ‘The Man’

The field in this eight-man tournament to determine the best in the world is already incredibly star-studded, with 16-time world champion John Cena, Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle, and former world champions Jeff Hardy and Randy Orton already punching their tickets to WWE Crown Jewel.

One of WWE’s greatest legends will be in attendance, as The Undertaker will make his presence felt at SmackDown 1000.

The Phenom was the top dog on the blue brand for a number of years, leading the way as the World Heavyweight Champion while taking part in unforgettable rivalries against fearsome competitors like Batista, Edge, Brock Lesnar, Randy Orton and his own brother, Kane. (WWE.com)