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WWE moves championship match to the WrestleMania 33 Kickoff show

WWE has moved another match to the WrestleMania 33 Kickoff show. WWE announced on Tuesday afternoon that the SmackDown Women’s Championship match would take place on the Kickoff show. Alexa Bliss will defend the championship against every SmackDown female Superstar who is available to compete at the event. As of this writing, Carmella, Mickie James, Becky Lynch, and Natalya have been confirmed to be in the match.

WWE has already announced the two other matches that will take place on the Kickoff show, which is Neville vs. Austin Aries for the Cruiserweight Championship and the fourth-annual Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal. The Kickoff show starts at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT and will air on the WWE Network,, the WWE App, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google+. The second hour of the Kickoff show also airs on USA Network.

Here is the updated card for the event:

— WWE Universal Championship Match: Goldberg © vs. Brock Lesnar.

— Singles Match: Roman Reigns vs. The Undertaker.

— Singles Match: AJ Styles vs. Shane McMahon.

— Non-Sanctioned Match: Triple H vs. Seth Rollins

— United States Championship Match: Chris Jericho © vs. Kevin Owens.

— WWE Championship Match: Bray Wyatt © vs. Randy Orton.

— Tag Team Match: John Cena & Nikki Bella vs. Maryse & The Miz

— Intercontinental Championship Match: Dean Ambrose © vs. Baron Corbin.

RAW Women’s Championship Fatal 4-Way Elimination Match: Bayley © vs. Nia Jax vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Sasha Banks.

— RAW Tag Team Championship Triple Threat Ladder Match: Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows © vs. Cesaro & Sheamus vs. Enzo Amore & Big Cass.

— SmackDown Women’s Championship Match (Kickoff Show): Alexa Bliss © vs. Carmella vs. Mickie James vs. Becky Lynch vs. Natalya vs. TBA

— Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal (Kickoff Show): Mojo Rawley vs. The Big Show vs. Curt Hawkins vs. Goldust vs. R-Truth vs. Primo vs. Epico vs. Curtis Axel vs. Jinder Mahal vs. Bo Dallas vs. Braun Strowman vs. Sami Zayn vs. TBA

— Cruiserweight Championship Match (Kickoff Show): Neville © vs. Austin Aries


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