Tag Team Matches Announced For SummerSlam Kickoff, Match Bumped From Pay-Per-View


In an attempt to squeeze as many Superstars as possible on WWE’s Biggest Event of the Summer this Sunday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, three matches have been added to the Summerslam Kickoff.

In a return match from Tuesday’s SmackDown Live, The Usos, American Alpha & The Hype Bros will meet Breezango, The Ascension & The Vaudevillains in a gigantic 12-Man Tag Team Match on Sunday’s Kickoff.

Former NXT Champions Sami Zayn & Neville will also battle the most decorated team in sports-entertainment history, The Dudley Boyz, on this Sunday’s SummerSlam Kickoff.

Also on Friday, WWE officially bumped Cesaro vs. Sheamus to the pre-show to kick off their Best-of-Seven series.

Altogether, 13 matches are scheduled for the event. Here is the updated card.

WWE World Champion Dean Ambrose vs. Dolph Ziggler

John Cena vs. AJ Styles

U.S. Champion Rusev vs. Roman Reigns

WWE Women’s Champion Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte

WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day vs. Gallows & Anderson

Enzo Amore & Big Cass vs. Chris Jericho & Kevin Owens

Intercontinental Champion The Miz vs. Apollo Crews

Carmella, Becky Lynch & Naomi vs. Natalya & Alexa Bliss

Cesaro vs. Sheamus (Kickoff Match)

Sami Zayn & Neville vs. The Dudley Boyz (Kickoff Match)

American Alpha, The Hype Bros & The Usos vs. Breezango, The Ascension & The Vaudevillains (Kickoff Match)