Asuka and Kairi Sane are the new #1 contenders for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles. They wrestled The IIconics in a non-title match at the WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan on Friday.
Asuka and Sane picked up the win at this show with the finish being Sane pinned Royce after the insane elbow. As of this writing, there’s no word yet on when this title match could take place. It’s possible that this match will be added to the Extreme Rules lineup.
WWE Tokyo, Japan Results
- United States Champion Ricochet pinned Cesaro.
- Braun Strowman pinned Bobby Roode after a powerslam.
- Asuka and Kairi Sane beat WWE Tag Team Champions Peyton Royce and Billie Kay. Asuka and Sane earned future tag titles shot with this win.
- Triple H, AJ Styles, Luke Gallows, and Karl Anderson beat Baron Corbin, Samoa Joe, Drew McIntyre, and Bobby Lashley when Triple H pinned Corbin after a pedigree.
- RAW Tag Champions The Revival beat Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins when Hawkins was pinned after the Shatter Machine.
- WWE RAW Women’s Champion Becky Lynch beat Alexa Bliss with the Disarm Her submission.
- Universal Champion Seth Rollins pinned Shinsuke Nakamura after the Curb Stomp.