Rumor on Summerslam Opponent for Asuka

Posted By Caroline Walsh on 08/04/18 reports that a WWE source claims that the Summerslam match for Asuka is going to be decided on in a few days. She’s reportedly being advertised locally in Orlando, Florida for a match on Tuesday against Smackdown women’s champion Carmella.

Currently, Carmella is set to defend her title in a Triple Threat match against Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair at Summerslam. The report suggests that Asuka could get into the Smackdown women’s title match through facing Carmella on Tuesday.

Here the current lineup for this month’s Summerslam event:

WWE Universal Championship
Brock Lesnar (Champion) vs. Roman Reigns

WWE Championship
AJ Styles (Champion) vs. Samoa Joe

Raw Women’s Championship
Alexa Bliss (Champion) vs. Ronda Rousey

Smackdown Women’s Championship – Triple Threat Match
Carmella (Champion) vs. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair

Intercontinental Championship
Dolph Ziggler (Champion) vs. Seth Rollins

United States Championship
Shinsuke Nakamura (Champion) vs. Jeff Hardy

Smackdown Tag Team Championship
The Bludgeon Brothers (Champions) vs. TBD

If Strowman loses, Owens gets the MITB case
Braun Strowman vs. Kevin Owens

WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Cedric Alexander (Champion) vs. Drew Gulak