Sheamus will problem Gunther for the Intercontinental Title on WWE’s upcoming Conflict At The Citadel stadium present in Cardiff, Wales.
The Irishman gained a Deadly-5-Manner match over Ricochet, Completely satisfied Corbin, Sami Zayn and Madcap Moss. It is price noting that Sami labored as a babyface resulting from the truth that SmackDown happened in Montreal – WWE cleverly teased that Zayn may win earlier than giving Sheamus the primary contendership slot as a substitute.
‘Ring Common’ Gunther wasn’t on-hand for the episode, however he is now scheduled to make his first pay-per-view title defence on 3 September. This, so as to add much more context, would be the first time WWE’s IC belt has been defended on a supershow since Apollo Crews beat Massive E at WrestleMania 37.
Sure, WWE hasn’t promoted an Intercontinental Title match on one among its “Premium Dwell Occasions” since April 2021. That is a tragic commentary on the strap’s plight till lately, however Triple H’s inventive group has made a concerted effort to revive the belt’s fortunes.
Higher but, Gunther vs. Sheamus must be a bodily masterclass. These males are going to beat the dwelling sh*te out of each other.