Asuka and Kairi Sane faced WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions The IIconics in a non-title match at the WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan on June 28th.
At this show, Asuka and Sane picked up the win when Sane pinned Royce after the insane elbow as Asuka knocked Kay off of the ring with a hip attack. As a result, Asuka and Sane earned future tag titles shot with this win.
Incein Elbow with ASUKA!!!
— ピコ太郎(PIKOTARO)(公式) (@pikotaro_ppap) June 28, 2019
As of this writing, there’s no word yet on when this title match could take place. There’s speculation that it could be added to the Extreme Rules lineup.
The Extreme Rules pay-per-view event takes place on Sunday, July 14th, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA at the Wells Fargo Center and will air on the WWE Network and some traditional pay-per-view outlets. Here is the updated card:
Mixed Tag Team Winner Take All Match:
Becky Lynch & Seth Rollins vs. Lacey Evans & Baron Corbin
Tag Team Match:
Roman Reigns & The Undertaker vs. Shane McMahon & Drew McIntyre
WWE Title Match:
Kofi Kingston (champion) vs. Samoa Joe
WWE SmackDown Women’s Title Match:
Bayley (champion) vs. Alexa Bliss
WWE Cruiserweight Title Match:
Drew Gulak (champion) vs. Tony Nese