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2 NXT Stars Set To Debut On Tonight’s SmackDown As Replacement

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• 2 NXT Stars Set To Debut On Tonight’s SmackDown As Replacement

WWE announced the following for tonight’s 1200th episode of SmackDown:

– Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns and Drew McIntyre will have a face-to-face confrontation

– The Viking Raiders will hold a Viking Funeral for The New Day

– Natalya & Sonya Deville vs. Nikkita Lyons & Zoey Stark in a WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Tournament Match

Zoey Stark faced Mandy Rose for the NXT Women’s Championship on Tuesday’s episode of NXT Heatwave and got injured during this match, according to the Wrestling Observer.

It looks like Nikkita & Zoey could get replaced by former NXT Women’s Tag Team Champions Gigi Dolin & Jacy Jayne of Toxic Attraction.

PWInsider is reporting that Gigi & Jacy are in Montreal and there have been discussions to use them on tonight’s show.

UPDATE: This change has now been made official by WWE:

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 19, 1990) – WWF SummerSlam Fever 1990

On this day in 1990, the World Wrestling Federation aired a TV special called ‘WWF SummerSlam Fever’ on the USA Network.

It featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1990’.

The card can be found right here:

Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart vs. Smash of Demolition

“The Texas Tornado” Kerry Von Erich vs. Black Bart

The Warlord vs. Pez Whatley

Nikolai Volkoff vs. Boris Zhukov

Power & Glory vs. Mark Young & Mike Williams

Jake “The Snake” Roberts vs. Iron Mike Sharpe

“Rugged” Ronnie Garvin vs. Mr. Perfect

The Orient Express vs. Shane Douglas & Sonny Blaze

“Hacksaw” Jim Duggan vs. Earthquake

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