With a trio of blockbuster matches announced, Raw will settle one rivalry, re-team two former brothers-in-arms and determine Raw Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss’ challenger for SummerSlam. And while The Biggest Event of the Summer begins to take shape, Raw General Manager Kurt Angle begins his new phase as a father to Jason Jordan … and attempts to sort out the fallout from last week’s main event.
WWE Battleground 2017: The Punjabi Prison Match returns when Orton looks to dethrone The Modern-Day Maharaja
WWE Champion Jinder Mahal will go to war against Randy Orton in a Punjabi Prison Match, as the SmackDown LIVE-exclusive pay-per-view WWE Battleground 2017 comes to Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center tomorrow, streaming live on WWE Network.
WWE Battleground 2017 Preview : Quick Hits
WWE Champion Jinder Mahal vs. Randy Orton (Punjabi Prison Match)
John Cena vs. Rusev (Flag Match)
SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos vs. The New Day
Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin
United States Champion AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens
Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch vs. Natalya vs. Tamina vs. Lana (Five-Way Elimination Match to determine Naomi’s opponent at SummerSlam)
Sami Zayn vs. Mike Kanellis
Breezango prepare to close the case at WWE Battleground
Tye Dillinger vs. Aiden English (Kickoff Match)
WWE Battleground 2017 tickets available now
Preview: – Find out who will challenge Bobby Roode for the NXT Championship at TakeOver: Brooklyn III when Drew McIntyre battles SAnitY’s Killian Dain. Plus, Ember Moon and Ruby Riot go head-to-head as they jockey for position in NXT’s Women’s division.
SmackDown LIVE preview, July 18, 2017: Jinder Mahal promises Punjabi Prison preview ahead of WWE Battleground
Just days before WWE Battleground, WWE Champion Jinder Mahal will make good on his promise to bring the dangerous Punjabi Prison to SmackDown LIVE. What will the return of this punishing structure mean for Mahal and Randy Orton before they step into its menacing confines on Sunday? Find out tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network!
WWE Smackdown LIVE 7/18/17 Preview : Quick Hits
Jinder Mahal brings the Punjabi Prison to SmackDown LIVE
WWE Battleground opponents square off in tag team showdown
John Cena to address Flag Match in exclusive interview
Mike Kanellis to make in-ring debut against Sami Zayn
Will Breezango find the truth?
WWE Raw preview, July 17, 2017: Reigns battles Joe for the right to challenge The Beast at SummerSlam 2017
Roman Reigns will clash with Samoa Joe live on Raw, with the winner going on to challenge Universal Champion Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam. Can The Big Dog earn his first singles victory over The Samoan Submission Machine and Superman Punch his ticket to a title opportunity at The Biggest Party of the Summer? Also on Raw, General Manager Kurt Angle comes clean about a career-threatening predicament.
Watch WWE Raw 7/17/17 Raw Preview : Quick Hits
Universal Champion Brock Lesnar’s SummerSlam challenger to be determined
Kurt Angle to expose controversy to the world
Dean Ambrose to kick off Raw
The Hardy Boyz gain new enemies
Will Bayley continue to gain momentum?
Big Cass has a big problem with Big Show
Preview: – NXT Tag Team Champions The Authors of Pain and Heavy Machinery battled in the largest title contest in NXT history. Plus, Vanessa Borne won her way into the Mae Young Classic, Johnny Gargano made his emotional return to NXT and much more.
Brock Lesnar is still the Universal Champion, but does Roman Reigns deserve the right to challenge him following the hellacious events surrounding his Ambulance Match loss to Braun Strowman? WWE.com previews tonight’s Raw and the fallout from the first-ever WWE Great Balls of Fire pay-per-view.