GUNTHER defends title against both Drew McIntyre and Sheamus at WWE WrestleMania – Wrestling Inc.
For weeks, WWE Intercontinental Champion Gunther has been waiting to see who his WrestleMania 39 challenger (singular) will be.last Friday “smack down,” He received no definitive answer as both Sheamus and Drew McIntyre pinned their opponents at the same time. So win a 5 way match at the same time. united nations ‘SmackDown’ on Friday A one-on-one match between Sheamus and McIntyre should have provided the answer.
Unfortunately, with Gunther and the rest of Imperium’s involvement, the champion will ultimately be defending his IC title against both Sheamus and McIntyre, WWE official Adam Pierce said. , is plural. The match between the two lifelong buddies was predictably physical, and at one point they led to their respective signature brogue kicks and claymores.
With both men down, the referee continued with his job and started the 10 count. At the count of eight, the champion went up into the ring and into the referee’s face, who stopped the count. However, he was disqualified after Ludwig Kaiser and Giovanni Vinci attacked both Sheamus and McIntyre.
Adam Pearce then took to the big screen and said Gunther’s actions and his words last week told a different story and that he had no choice but to book a triple threat match for the Intercontinental Championship at WrestleMania 39. Former ‘NXT UK’ champion holds IC title longer than anyone in this centurybut “The Show of Shows” may be his toughest test yet.