Ronda Rousey is in large hassle with WWE. So despite the fact that Ronda has an excellent case for a SmackDown Ladies’s title rematch after she made Liv Morgan faucet out earlier than she was pinned at SummerSlam, the UFC Corridor of Famer will not be round for Conflict on the Citadel on Sept. 3 in Cardiff.
Which implies WWE wants a challenger for Liv. And now they’ve informed us how they plan to find out who will get that chance on SmackDown tonight (Aug. 5)…
Nobody in that graphic (Raquel Rodriguez, Aliyah, Shotzi, Xia Li, Shayna Baszler, Natalya, Sonya Deville) has actually been constructed for a title shot, however there are some good potential matches within the combine… and a month to construct a program for Wales.
There’s additionally the chance somebody crashes tonight’s celebration. We received a hype video for Charlotte Aptitude on the SummerSlam broadcast, and he or she needs to be near returning after getting married (and promoting a kayfabe arm break). Rousey is rumored to nonetheless be working Conflict on the Citadel, so she may Stone Chilly her means into the sector tonight and mess with WWE’s plans.
We’ll see what occurs on the present. WWE has additionally introduced that Undisputed WWE Common champ Roman Reigns will handle his Conflict challenger Drew McIntyre on SmackDown, and Shinsuke Nakamura will get a shot at Gunther’s Intercontinental title if he can beat Ludwig Kaiser in Greenville, South Carolina.
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