Following an impressive Summerslam 2022 version, WWE Smackdown will convey the fallouts from the premium dwell occasion. On the identical time, we may also begin the journey in the direction of the subsequent PLE in line for subsequent month. Whereas nothing has been confirmed for tonight’s present we do count on the 2 headliners to be current on the August 5 episode that takes place on the Bon Secours Wellness Area in Greensville, South Carolina.
In the principle occasion of the WWE SummerSlam 2022 premium dwell occasion, Roman Reigns defeated Brock Lesnar in a Final Man Standing match to retain the Undisputed WWE Common Championship. With that, he entered the 700th day of his landmark title reign that can now must move by the top-most babyface celebrity current on WWE Smackdown.
As soon as Summerslam was over, the principle occasion for WWE Conflict on the Fortress Premium Stay Occasion was made official the place Drew McIntyre will tackle Undisputed WWE Common Champion Roman Reigns for each of his coveted Titles. WWE has since additionally aired the vignette for this week’s WWE Smackdown containing these two and thereby hinting that the 2 might need a face-off, tonight.
McIntyre defeated Sheamus in an Previous Usual Donnybrook Match on WWE Smackdown, final week to earn his rights for the title match. Then at Summerslam, The Scottish Warrior reduce a promo at Summerslam to make enjoyable of the a number of matches between Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar. He additionally claimed to win the Undisputed Title at Conflict At The Fortress, subsequent month.
This would be the first WWE PPV within the UK in nearly twenty years for the reason that Uncooked branded Insurrextion PPV in 2003. It’s going to even be the primary joint model PPV within the UK alongside the primary stadium present within the UK in about thirty years. On such a mega event, the homeland favourite McIntyre is anticipated to win the title and therefore, we count on a push to the WWE Smackdown celebrity.
WWE Smackdown Preview (05/08/22): Ronda Rousey suspension story
Within the co-main occasion of WWE SummerSlam 2022, Liv Morgan retained WWE SmackDown Ladies’s Championship in opposition to Ronda Rousey. The ultimate pin-fall depend of the match was controversial as Ronda was on her again whereas having Liv trapped within the Armbar.
Since Ronda’s shoulders have been down on the mat, the referee started counting the pin when Liv tapped out. The referee didn’t see Liv’s faucet in the course of the second depend and fairly awarded the victory to Liv by way of pinfall.
Rousey initially thought that she gained WWE Smackdown Ladies’s Title however that wasn’t the case. Being irate concerning the choice, she attacked each Liv and the referee after the match together with her Armbar submission.
Resulting from this assault, it was announced by the WWE that Rousey gained’t be showing on WWE Smackdown as she’s fined and suspended,
“Following her assault on referee Dan Engler at SummerSlam, Ronda Rousey has been fined an undisclosed quantity and might be suspended. An irate Rousey attacked the official after her SmackDown Ladies’s Title Match, claiming he missed Liv Morgan tapping out to the Armbar whereas he counted the pinfall. Resulting from her suspension, Rousey won’t seem on this week’s Friday Evening SmackDown.”
According to the reports of Wrestling Observer, this suspension gained’t final lengthy as a result of Rousey is scheduled to be part of the Conflict At The Fortress premium dwell occasion on September third. That being stated, the storyline suspension must be lifted, before anticipated. Extra on the story ought to unfold on the post-Summerslam episode of WWE Smackdown.