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Interesting Backstage Note About Triple H’s Next Match

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• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (June 13, 2002) – WWE SmackDown!

On this day in 2002, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE SmackDown!’.

This episode was pre-taped at the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville, South Carolina and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE King of the Ring 2002’ PPV.

Here’s the card:

1. KOTR Qualifying Match: Test vs. Hurricane Helms

2. KOTR Qualifying Match: Hardcore Holly vs. Tajiri

3. Billy Kidman & Val Venis vs. Lance Storm & Chris Jericho

4. Faarooq vs. D-Von Dudley

5. Trish Stratus & Linda Miles vs. Ivory & Jackie

6. Hulk Hogan & Triple H vs. The Undertaker & Kurt Angle

• Interesting Backstage Note About Triple H’s Next Match

As we noted before, Old School WWF Legend “The Game” Triple H will be teaming up with former Bullet Club members AJ Styles, Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson to take on the team of Drew McIntyre, Bobby Lashley, Baron Corbin and United States Champion Samoa Joe at a WWE Live Event in Tokyo, Japan on June 28.

Brad Shepard revealed an interesting backstage note about this match and you can read it below:

“I spoke to a source in WWE about Triple H teaming with AJ Styles, Luke Gallows, and Karl Anderson for the WWE show on June 28th in Tokyo, Japan. The source described this as ‘vintage Triple H getting himself in the mix with what will be the hottest act in Japan that night — the guy can’t help himself’.”

Below are the match-cards for WWE’s two Live Events in Japan:

June 28:

– WWE Universal Champion Seth Rollins vs. Shinsuke Nakamura

– RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch vs. Alexa Bliss

– WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions The IIconics vs. Asuka and Kairi Sane

– RAW Tag Team Champions The Revival vs. Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins

– Triple H, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, AJ Styles vs. Baron Corbin, Bobby Lashley, Drew McIntyre, WWE United States Champion Samoa Joe

– Braun Strowman vs. Robert Roode

– Cesaro vs. Ricochet

June 29:

– WWE Universal Champion Seth Rollins, AJ Styles, Braun Strowman vs. Drew McIntyre, Baron Corbin, Bobby Lashley

– RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch vs. Asuka vs. Alexa Bliss

– RAW Tag Team Champions The Revival vs. Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson

– Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Robert Roode

– Cesaro vs. Ricochet

– Appearances by WWE United States Champion Samoa Joe, Kairi Sane, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions The IIconics

        
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