It looks like the first challenger for WWE Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura will be Ali. A backstage segment aired on this week’s SmackDown that saw Ali confront Nakamura.
You can see that segment below:
WWE teased another new title feud on this week’s SmackDown – Randy Orton vs. WWE Champion Kofi Kingston.
SmackDown saw Orton, Samoa Joe and Elias defeat The New Day in six-man action. Kofi took the pin from Orton to end the match, as seen below:
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