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Aleister Black’s Extreme Rules Opponent Revealed
SmackDown Live finally revealed who knocked on Aleister Black’s door to challenge him to a fight. Cesaro was revealed to be Black’s opponent. The two will meet at Extreme Rules on Sunday night.
— WWE (@WWE) July 10, 2019
The rest of the Extreme Rules card is as follows:
- Kofi Kingston (c) vs Samoa Joe – WWE Championship
- Seth Rollins (c) & Becky Lynch (c) vs Baron Corbin & Lacey Evans – Universal & Raw Women’s Championship Winner-Take-All Extreme Rules Mixed Tag Match
- The Undertaker & Roman Reigns vs Drew McIntyre & Shane McMahon – No Holds Barred Match
- Bayley (c) vs Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross – SmackDown Live Championship Handicap Match
- Daniel Bryan & Rowan (c) vs Heavy Machinery vs New Day – SmackDown Live Tag Team Championship
- Ricochet (c) vs A.J. Styles – United States Championship
- The Revival (c) vs The Usos – Raw Tag Team Championship
- Drew Gulak (c) vs Tony Nese – Cruiserweight Championship
- Braun Strowman vs Bobby Lashley – Last Man Standing Match
Kofi Kingston Dealing With Injury
WWE Champion Kofi Kingston has been kept out of action on Raw and SmackDown Live. This is because the champ is resting up from a back injury. According to PWInsider, Kingston has back issues. It’s believed he was injured on Saturday during a match with Dolph Ziggler.
Kingston is scheduled to defend the WWE Championship on Sunday. According to reports, he will be able to still make his scheduled defense.
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Bianca Belair Graduates College
NXT Superstar Bianca Belair celebrated her college graduation by walking across the stage. Belair graduated from the University of Tennessee, supported by family members including husband Montez Ford. WWE posted a video of Belair graduating and celebrating her day.
During her time at Tennesee, Belair was a two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll member as a track & field athlete. Congratulations to Belair on being able to walk across the stage for her big accomplishment.