WWE have officially announced the first match to take place at SummerSlam. RAW Women’s Champion Nikki A.S.H. will defend her title in a triple threat match against Charlotte Flair and Rhea Ripley on August 21st.
This match will be the first defence for Nikki following her successful Money in the bank cash-in to become champion. Nikki A.S.H. opened RAW with a championship celebration. The almost superhero was then interrupted by both Charlotte Flair and Rhea Ripley, who both claimed they should get the next title match.
WWE officials Sonya Deville and Adam Pearce then announced that the triple threat match would take place in Las Vegas at SummerSlam.
Later in the episode, Nikki A.S.H. faced Charlotte Flair in a one on one match. The Queen defeated the RAW Women’s Champion after reversing the cross body attempt. After the match, Flair gloated that it was no surprise that she defeated Nikki A.S.H. The almost superhero then challenged Flair to a rematch on next week’s RAW. The queen accepted the challenge and attacked Nikki to end the segment.
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