The following matches are advertised for the WWE SummerSlam event, which will be held on August 21 in Brooklyn, New York at Barclays Center.
-Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton
-Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor for the new WWE Universal Championship
-Dean Ambrose vs. Dolph Ziggler for the WWE Championship.
-Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte for the WWE Women’s Championship.
-New Day vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson for the WWE Tag Team Championship.
-The Miz vs. Apollo Crews for the Intercontinental Championship.
-John Cena vs. AJ Styles.
Powell’s POV: WWE announced the tag title match today. One can only hope that they claim New Day demanded the match after being attacked last week. After all, it seems pretty silly to give Anderson and Gallows a tag title shot after they were beaten by New Day in under 90 seconds on Raw last week.
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