The inaugural edition of WWE Battleground will come to you, live on pay-per-view, this Sunday night (October 6) from the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY. As announced on RAW, Goldust & Cody Rhodes will face Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns, AJ Lee will defend the Divas Title, and Dolph Ziggler will be in action on the Battleground Kickoff Pre-Show. Also, WWE.com announced that Curtis Axel will be defending the Intercontinental Title at the event, as well. Here is the updated card:
- WWE Championship: Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan
- CM Punk vs. Ryback (with Paul Heyman)
- World Heavyweight Championship: Hardcore Match: Alberto Del Rio (c) vs. Rob Van Dam
- Hired or Fired: Non-Title: Goldust & Cody Rhodes (with Dusty Rhodes) vs. Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns
- Intercontinental Championship: Curtis Axel (c) vs. R-Truth
- Divas Championship: AJ Lee (c) vs. Brie Bella
- Kickoff Exclusive: Dolph Ziggler vs. Damien Sandow
In the tag team match between Goldust & Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns, if Goldust & Cody Rhodes win, then they get their jobs back with the WWE, but if they lose, then Dusty Rhodes will lose his job.
In the Hardcore Match for the World Heavyweight Title, there will be no disqualifications and no count-outs and the match can only end via pinfall or submission.
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