Backstage SummerSlam News: Axel Not Booked?, Big Show, The Shield/Henry

Posted by Matt Boone August 1, 2013 3 Comments

-As of this writing, there are no concrete plans for Intercontinental Champion as far as a match at the upcoming pay-per-view. It is possible that Axel will be added to the pay-per-view pre-show, as the company has recently been putting title matches on the “PPV kickoff” specials.

-Despite the fact that he has not yet been officially cleared to return to in-ring action, WWE Superstar The is expected to be ready to return to the ring in time to follow-through on SummerSlam booking plans. Current plans feature a two-on-three handicap match between all three members of (, and ) and the big-man duo of The and .

Additionally, Big Show is expected to return at the show on August 5th to shoot the angle for the aforementioned pay-per-view match.

[Credit: WrestlingObserver Newsletter]

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