WWE is slated to hold the SmackDown 1000 episode on October 16, 2018 at the Capital One Arena in Washington DC, which will be celebrating the nearly 20-year history of SmackDown.
Batista stated in a recent tweet that he hasn’t been invited by WWE to the show that is in his hometown. He wrote the following:
Surprise surprise!! I wasn’t invited! And it’s in my hometown.! 😳.. guess by now I shouldn’t be shocked anymore. https://t.co/r1NwUNlRnf
— Dave Bautista (@DaveBautista) September 13, 2018