Tonight’s version of WWE Smackdown will function the Intercontinental Title on the road, plus a males’s and ladies’s Cash within the Financial institution qualifying match.
They’ve been the very best of pals and bitter rivals. Tonight on Smackdown, Drew McIntyre will face a well-known foe when he battles Sheamus in a Cash within the Financial institution qualifying match. The winner can be part of the Cash within the Financial institution contract ladder match on July 2nd and presumably the loser won’t be a part of it.
It was final week on Smackdown when McIntyre did a promo saying he was going to name his shot proper now and say that he was going to beat WWE Undisputed Championship at Conflict on the Citadel, which is Labor Day weekend in September. McIntyre is from Scotland whereas Conflict on the Citadel is in Wales. It’s all a part of the UK, so McIntyre ought to have the followers behind him. The query is will he use the Cash within the Financial institution contract to get that shot in opposition to Reigns? We’ll discover out within the weeks forward.
There will even be a Ladies’s Cash within the Financial institution qualifying match when Lacey Evans makes her long-awaited in-ring return to face Xia Li. This can be Lacey’s first match in 16 months going again to February 2021 when she introduced that she was pregnant. Evans gave start to her second baby (she has two daughters) in October 2021.
Tonight’s Smackdown will even function a championship because the electrifying Intercontinental Champion Ricochet will defend his title in opposition to his a lot bigger opponent, the dominant Austrian often known as Gunther. It needs to be an attention-grabbing conflict of types as Ricochet will attempt to choose up the tempo whereas Gunther will attempt to gradual it down and use his energy benefit to cut down his faster opponent.
We additionally realized this previous Monday on Uncooked that former Uncooked Tag Staff Champion Riddle plans to name out WWE Undisputed Common Champion Roman Reigns with hopes of getting a match in opposition to the Tribal Chief.
One other title match looming on the Smackdown model is Ronda Rousey defending the Smackdown Ladies’s Title in opposition to Natalya, who earned a title shot with a victory final week. No date has been introduced for the match.
Discover out what occurs this week on WWE Smackdown, tonight at 8/7 C on FOX or wherever it airs in your a part of the world. WWE might announce extra matches/segments on social media through the day. There can be a John Canton evaluate of the present proper right here on TJRWrestling later tonight as nicely.