Top SmackDown Rumors: July 23rd 2022

Welcome to a different version of the highest SmackDown backstage rumors that might have a serious impression. In at this time’s version, we’ll take a look at some attention-grabbing rumors revolving round high names like Brock Lesnar, Drew McIntyre, and Max Dupri.

The wrestling world has been abuzz since Vince McMahon introduced his retirement. Shifting ahead, he’ll not function the CEO or inventive head of WWE.

It was additionally rumored that on the heels of his exit, Lesnar walked out of SmackDown this week. Nevertheless, The Beast Incarnate was ultimately persuaded to return again, and he appeared on the blue model:

3) Particulars on Brock Lesnar’s walkout

It was reported that The Beast Incarnate wasn’t proud of Vince McMahon saying his retirement. Bryan Alvarez of the Wrestling Observer reported that he walked out forward of SmackDown. It was additionally reported that Lesnar primarily stated that if McMahon is gone from the WWE, then so is he.

Rumors additionally indicated that WWE had deliberate for Goldberg to interchange him at SummerSlam if he did not return. As per Fightful Select, the entire scenario was “overblown.” He did return to SmackDown, so he’ll more than likely be honoring his dedication to face Roman Reigns at SummerSlam.

2) Max Dupri’s push on SmackDown has been nixed due to backstage warmth

Former NXT Famous person LA Knight, who made his debut on the blue model because the supervisor of the Most Male Fashions, has discovered himself in hassle. As per PWTorch, he has rubbed just a few folks the unsuitable approach backstage and shall be written off on tv. Vince McMahon made the decision to take away him from the faction.

He shall be changed by his ‘sister’ Maxxine as the brand new supervisor for Mån.sôör and Ma.çé. It was additionally stated that McMahon believed he wasn’t becoming nicely, which is why he deliberate to interchange him. It’s unknown at this level if Knight shall be despatched again to NXT or return with a brand new character.

1) Sheamus and Drew McIntyre prone to face one another at SummerSlam

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer E-newsletter reported {that a} match between arch-rivals Drew McIntyre and Sheamus will doubtless be added to the SummerSlam card. The 2 Superstars have been feuding with one another for the possibility to face the Undisputed WWE Common Champion at Conflict on the Fort in September.

The 2 are set to tackle one another but once more in a Shillelagh Match, which has been dubbed a “Good Outdated Original Donnybrook Match” subsequent week. Nevertheless, The Celtic Warrior has been backing out of his bouts with McIntyre not too long ago, and one thing related may occur subsequent week as nicely.

McIntyre is likely one of the largest superstars on SmackDown, and it might be unfathomable to see the corporate go away him off the cardboard for SummerSlam.

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