Summerslam Update – Styles vs. Cena & IC Title match added


By James Caldwell, PWTorch assistant editor

Tuesday night on Smackdown Live, WWE set up two big matches for the Summerslam PPV on August 21.

Included is the expected A.J. Styles vs. John Cena singles re-match. Styles won the first match with help from The Club at Money in the Bank, then Cena won a six-man tag by pinning Styles at Battleground.

The other match added to Summerslam is IC champion The Miz vs. Apollo Crews, who won a #1 contender match over Baron Corbin and Kalisto on Smackdown.

Concerning the WWE Title match of Dean Ambrose vs. Dolph Ziggler, Ziggler beat Bray Wyatt on Smackdown to retain his spot in the title match at Summerslam.

Updated Summerslam PPV Line-up

  • Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton
  • WWE World Hvt. Title match: Dean Ambrose vs. Dolph Ziggler
  • WWE Universal Title match: Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor for new title
  • A.J. Styles vs. John Cena
  • Women’s Title re-match: Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte
  • IC Title match: The Miz vs. Apollo Crews

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