Three Major Matches Added To WrestleMania on WWE SmackDown

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With WrestleMania 37 a shade over two weeks away, the cards are finally starting to take shape for both nights of the event.

This week on SmackDown, three exciting singles matches were added to the event that will no doubt get the thumbs up from fans.

The first added is a singles match between Seth Rollins and Cesaro. Following a Fastlane rematch between Rollins and Shinsuke Nakamura, the man with the most ‘Drip’ on SmackDown viciously beat down Nakamura after vanquishing him for the second time in a week. Cesaro soon made the save which prompted Rollins to make the challenge for a WrestleMania match in a backstage segment while promising Cesaro would never swing him again.

Within seconds, Cesaro confirmed his acceptance of the match by attacking Rollins…And hitting him with a swing.

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Remarkably, despite being with WWE for a decade, this will be Cesaro’s first singles match at WrestleMania. His biggest moment at the event previously was winning the first Andre The Giant Battle Royal at WrestleMania 30. The match will take place on WrestleMania’s first night.

Secondly, it was confirmed that long time friends and rivals Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens will meet on night two of the event. Whilst announcing that YouTube personality Logan Paul will appear on SmackDown next week for the ‘Red Carpet Premiere’ of Zayn’s documentary, it was also announced that the pair will face off at the Raymond James Stadium in another bout that will surely be met with huge approval by fans.

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Finally, it was confirmed that Big E will once again defend the Intercontinental Championship against Apollo Crews. After the finish to their match at Fastlane was marred with confusion, a rematch has been expected for ‘The Show Of Shows’. This match will also take place on night two.

WrestleMania 37 takes place over two nights on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th April. For all the information you need about the event, check out our handy explainer guide right here.