Former WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler are set to face off in a personal battle at SummerSlam on Aug. 5. The friendship between the two wrestlers turned sour when Baszler attacked Rousey at WWE Money in the Bank, leading to Liv Morgan and Raquel Rodriguez winning the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships. Baszler verbally attacked Rousey, claiming her path to WWE was more challenging. The much-anticipated match will take place at Ford Field in Detroit and will be streamed live on Peacock in the US and on WWE Network elsewhere. WWE reported
WWE SummerSlam Showdown: Ronda Rousey vs. Shayna Baszler
Former allies and WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions, Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler, are set to compete in a fierce and personal face-off.
Explosive Fall-out at WWE Money in the Bank
Their alliance shockingly collapsed at WWE Money in the Bank when Baszler betrayed Rousey by attacking her from behind. This unexpected turn of events allowed Liv Morgan and Raquel Rodriguez to seize the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships amidst the ensuing chaos.
The Queen of Spades’ Verbal Attack
Baszler, known as The Queen of Spades, continued to fan the flames by verbally berating her former partner and expressing her resentment over her own more challenging journey to WWE compared to Rousey’s.
Intense Confrontations Leading to SummerSlam
In the subsequent weeks, the two Superstars have clashed repeatedly, and without any hesitation, they agreed to face each other at SummerSlam. The match is set to take place on Saturday, August 5 at the Ford Field in Detroit at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT, promising to be a historic one-on-one battle. Catch The Biggest Event of the Summer, streaming live on Peacock in the United States or on WWE Network internationally.
Published on July 27, 2023