WWE Smackdown General Manager Paige has revealed the plan to determine the No.1 contenders to face Smackdown Tag Team champions Bludgeon Brothers at WWE Summerslam 2018.
After the huge success of Extreme Rules last week, there has been increased interest towards Summerslam in WWE Universe right now. The following weeks will reveal some exciting matches at the event. Already Alexa Bliss vs Ronda Rousey was announced as the official match for the Raw Women’s Championship.
Meanwhile, as part of WWE Smackdown tag team championship, Paige has revealed that there will be four team tournament to determine the contenders for the title at Summerslam. The four tag teams that will be competing in this tournament are SAnitY, The New Day, The Usos, and The Bar.
Paige took her twitter to make the announcement to the WWE universe.
She said: “I was just thinking: who is going to face The Bludgeon Brothers at SummerSlam? So I had an idea: we’re going to get four teams. It’s going to be three weeks, two titles, all for that opportunity to have that one match against The Bludgeon Brothers at SummerSlam. So all the tag teams, get ready.”
— PAIGE (@RealPaigeWWE) July 21, 2018
The winner of this tournament will have a chance to fight Harper and Rowan at WWE Summerslam 2018 next month. Also, this event will see the TV return of The Bar as they have not featured much since their draft to Smackdown.
This mini tournament will help Smackdown get the best contenders to face the Bludgeon Brothers at WWE Summerslam. Also, this will be a huge test for reigning Smackdown Live Tag Team Champions at summer’s biggest party.
Summer’s Biggest Party Might Just Get Bigger
Summerslam is one of the biggest events for WWE each year. However, this year the event is garnering plenty of interest from the fans. Some dream match ups in the offing coupled with good story lines will help WWE set the event ablaze.
The return of John Cena with a potential match against The Undertaker is another big game at the event. Also, with numerous matches close to confirmation over the next couple of weeks, the fans are more engaged in WWE right now.
The company are also set to spend big on this extravagant event, as it continues to enthrall fans across the world. The 31st edition of WWE Summerslam will be played at iconic Barclays Center in New York for the 4th consecutive year.