Mickie appeared as La Luchadora at the end of the steel cage main event between Becky Lynch and SmackDown Women's Champion Alexa Bliss, helping Bliss retain. After the match, the heels attacked but Becky ended up fighting them both off and pulling the mask off to reveal Mickie. SmackDown ended with Bliss and Mickie together.
.@BeckyLynchWWE rips off the mask ... MICKIE JAMES is #LaLuchadora!!! @MickieJames @AlexaBliss_WWE #SDLive #SteelCage pic.twitter.com/WxjefvmtG6— WWE (@WWE) January 18, 2017
"@BeckyLynchWWE looks like she saw a ghost!" - @JCLayfield, on the reveal of @MickieJames as #LaLuchadora #SDLive pic.twitter.com/1nedgQzjDo— WWE (@WWE) January 18, 2017