Drew McIntyre will defending the WWE Championship in the PPV Extreme Rules 2020 before the new acquisition of the brand Monday Night Raw, Dolph ziggler, However, in WWE they like to think long-term, even though things often don't materialize. And according to the journalist Dave Meltzer in the latest edition of Wrestling Observer Radio, the company would already be working on the plans for the PPV SummerSlam 2020, where it specifically refers to the fight that would be played with the WWE Championship at stake:
"They are raising Randy, because the great destination for him is Drew McIntytre vs. Randy Orton and I think it will be at SummerSlam "
- WWE RAW (July 6, 2020) | Champion duel.
- NXT (July 8, 2020) | THE GREAT AMERICAN BASH.
- WWE SMACKDOWN (July 10, 2020) | The New Day vs. Nakamura and Cesaro.
► Plans for Edge upon return from injury
The history of Randy Orton with Edge it is far from over. Edge made this very clear during his last appearance on Raw, so the trilogy may be complete once the WWE Hall of Famer completes his recovery. Meanwhile, WWE will have to schedule Orton in other duels.
Wrestling News recently reported that there is an idea for Randy Orton to win the WWE Championship at some point. This could happen in SummerSlam 2020. It's also possible that Edge's plans when he returns is to be inserted into the WWE Championship landscape. In the end, McIntyre will be able to regain the title in front of the true fans.
"It was proposed that Orton win the title and then defend it against Edge at the Royal Rumble or WrestleMania and McIntyre could win the title again at a later date to get his true coronation moment. with the assistance and ovation of the fans. "
It remains to be seen what WWE will do in the coming months with the three Superstars. We are still far away WrestleMania 37 as to think that there is a solid plan for this event, even more than the city of Los Angeles does not yet allow mass meetings the size of WrestleMania.