Participants revealed for “World Cup” tournament on WWE Smackdown
WWE will be holding a “World Cup” tournament on Smackdown. According to Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com, the following names were set to be involved as of Friday afternoon…
* Braun Strowman
* Shinsuke Nakamura
* Sami Zayn
* Santos Escobar
* Rey Mysterio
* Jinder Mahal
The winner will receive an Intercontinental title match against Gunther.
THIS FRIDAY on #SmackDown
Get ready for a historic Tag Team Championship match between @WWEUsos and @TrueKofi & @AustinCreedWins!
PLUS: The #SmackDown World Cup begins with the winner getting a shot at @Gunther_AUT's #ICTitle. pic.twitter.com/JXBHshc9e9
— WWE (@WWE) November 8, 2022