WWE at the moment plans on having Liv Morgan defend her newly-won SmackDown Girls’s Championship towards Ronda Rousey at SummerSlam 2022.
That is in accordance with Dave Meltzer, who reported on the most recent Wrestling Observer Radio that on the time of recording, WWE needed Morgan to face Rousey on the Saturday 30 July premium reside occasion in Nashville, Tennessee.
Meltzer knocked again hypothesis on Rousey going through Charlotte Aptitude on the occasion. This had been rumoured previous to Cash In The Financial institution 2022 (2 July), the place Morgan defeated Rousey to grow to be SmackDown Girls’s Champion.
MITB was comfortably probably the most profitable night time of Liv’s WWE profession, with the favored up-and-comer first prospering within the titular ladies’s ladder match, then cashing in her briefcase on Rousey. Ronda had simply defeated Natalya previous to this however handed the strap over to Morgan in a present of sportswomanship after being felled. The duo hugged, too, which makes information of their seemingly impending rematch stunning: no warmth was established at MITB.
In a post-ladder match interview, Morgan had said she deliberate on holding onto her MITB briefcase till WrestleMania 39 (1 and a pair of April 2023). Rousey has been linked to a match with long-term rival Becky Lynch at that occasion.