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King of The Ring: The Other WWE Make-A-Main Eventer Option

King of The Ring is back next week. KOP analyzes how WWE is going back to this Make-A-Main Eventer Option to elevate a couple of new top guys by October.

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WrestlingNews.co reported,

It’s been reported that the tournament finals will take place at the upcoming Clash of Champions pay-per-view event next month. WWE released this list of competitors:
Raw
The Miz
Ricochet
Cedric Alexander
Samoa Joe
Drew McIntyre
Baron Corbin
Sami Zayn
Cesaro
SmackDown Live
Kevin Owens
Ali
Apollo Crews
Chad Gable
Elias
Andrade
Buddy Murphy
Shelton Benjamin

The company is scheduled to air Monday Night Raw on September 9th and SmackDown Live on September 10th at Madison Square Garden in New York City. MSG has announced the matches in the semi-final round of the tournament will take place at these TV events.

Plus, we look at the return of Sasha Banks and her much-needed heel turn. Buddy Murphy gets the rub from a loss by Roman Reigns. Plus, new NXT signees, plans for the Smackdown debut on Fox and more.

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WWE Injured List Grows Post-SummerSlam. Typical for WWE Off-Season.

WWE Injured List Grows Post-SummerSlam as Finn Balor, Samoa Joe and Sasha Banks fall to injuries while losing their respective title belts. 

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KOP talks about how WWE management’s preference of resilient heavyweight talent is preferred over smaller sized wrestlers prone to injury. We also talk about Brock Lesnar from his confrontation with Chris Jericho to his MMA future.

Plus we look at RAW looking to replace their fallen WWE Universal Champion. SmackDown gets new Women’s and Tag Team belts that feel more like participation trophies.

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