8. Rusev Wants A WWE Title Shot At Money In The Bank 2017
A video aired on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live where Rusev demanded a WWE Title shot at Money in the Bank 2017 PPV (the next SmackDown Live exclusive PPV after Backlash) and that he’ll leave SmackDown Live if he doesn’t get his shot.
Below is what WWE posted:
Rusev petitioned for a championship opportunity at WWE Money in the Bank 2017
Below is what he tweeted:
Rusev made his first appearance on SmackDown LIVE via a pre-recorded video to express his disdain for both SmackDown LIVE Commissioner Shane McMahon and SmackDown LIVE General Manager Daniel Bryan. The Bulgarian Brute claimed that he would only ever appear on Team Blue if he got a championship opportunity at WWE Money in the Bank on June 18.
I'm just tired…… After all I've done I have NEVER had a championship match. I was undefeated for a year! Now it's My way or the highway— Rusev (@RusevBUL) April 26, 2017