The fifth annual WWE Battleground will be a SmackDown LIVE exclusive pay-per-view and it will come to you, live on the WWE Network, a week from this Sunday on July 23 from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. As announced on this week’s SmackDown LIVE, a 5-Way Elimination Match will determine a new #1 Contender for the SmackDown Women’s Title. Plus, a rematch for the United States Title as well as Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin were also announced for the event. Here is the updated card for Battleground:
- WWE Championship: Punjabi Prison Match: Jinder Mahal (c) vs. Randy Orton
- United States Championship: AJ Styles (c) vs. Kevin Owens
- Flag Match: John Cena vs. Rusev
- Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin
- SmackDown Tag Team Championship: The Usos (c) vs. The New Day
- #1 Contender’s 5-Way Elimination Match: Becky Lynch vs. Natalya vs. Lana vs. Tamina vs. Charlotte Flair
In the #1 Contender’s 5-Way Elimination Match, whoever is the last Superstar remaining in the match will win and will earn a match against Naomi for the SmackDown Women’s Title at SummerSlam next month.
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