The United States Championship match at Extreme Rules has been changed following the events of Monday Night RAW. Champion Damian Priest will now defend his title against both Sheamus and Jeff Hardy in a triple threat match on Sunday September 26th.
The match was originally going to be a standard singles match between Priest and Sheamus in rematch from SummerSlam. However, a match was announced for the September 20th RAW between Hardy and Sheamus. The stakes for the RAW match was that if Jeff Hardy was victorious, he would be added to the US Title match. Hardy was victorious over Sheamus in the match on RAW:
Despite the match being a standard triple threat, this does mean that both count outs and disqualifications will not apply to this match. This is now technically the second no disqualification match to take place at Extreme Rules, following the news that Roman Reigns vs. “The Demon” Finn Balor will now be an Extreme Rules match.
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