The 2019 King of the Ring tournament continues on August 26, 2019. Ricochet takes on Drew McIntyre, while The Miz squares off against Baron Corbin. Which two Red Brand Superstars will advance to the next round of the prestigious tournament? Plus, Braun Strowman & Seth Rollins will bring their RAW Tag Team Titles in New Orleans.
Ricochet vs. Dew McIntyre
Last week, Ricochet joined forces with The Miz in a winning effort against Drew McIntyre and Baron Corbin. Now, Ricochet will face Dew McIntyre in the first round of the King of the Ring tournament. The Savage Scotsman as a clear size advantage in this high-stakes matchup. Meanwhile, WWE’s resident superhero is riding a wave of momentum following his tag-team win this past Monday night. Will the high-flyer advance one step to officially becoming King Ricochet? Will The Scottish Psychopath crush those dreams with a Claymore Kick?
Baron Corbin vs. The Miz
Baron Corbin was the acting General Manager of Raw not long ago. Now, he’s trying to add King to his list of monikers in the King of the Ring tournament. Therefore, Corbin will go face-to-face with The Miz. WWE’s A-Lister is no strange to lofty descriptors himself. Miz is Money in the Bank winner likewise The Lone Wolf. Also, he’s a former WWE Champion, a two-time United States Champion, an eight-time Intercontinental Champion, a seven-time Tag Team Champion. Soon, Miz will be two-time father, Oh Yeah! On the contrary, Corbin retired WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle at The Show of Shows. Although The Lone Wolf is ruthless, but The Awesome One can put him down.
SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley vs. Women’s Tag Team Champion Nikki Cross
Latest SmackDown Live saw its Women’s Champion invading “A Moment of Bliss” segment. The Hugger knocked Charlotte Flair off her chair and onto her backside. However, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Nikki Cross looks for payback. Cross aims to make a statement against Bayley in this non-title bout with The Goddess in her corner. Can Alexa Bliss’ best friend score a “Moment” of her own? Or, will Bayley build momentum as she prepares to defend her title against The Queen at Clash of Champions?