Intercontinental Championship Number One Contender Crowned On SmackDown

Gunther has his next challenger.

Tonight on SmackDown, Shinsuke Nakamura battled Ludwig Kaiser with the stipulation that if Nakamura won, he would earn a Intercontinental Championship Match next week against the current champion, Gunther. After a hard-fought battle against Gunther’s second man, Kaiser, Shinsuke Nakamura picked up the win and will now challenge for the intercontinental championship, looking to pick up his third reign as I.C. Champion.

So, it’s set. Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Gunther for the Intercontinental Championship Next Friday on SmackDown. Who will walk away with the gold? We’ll have to tune in to find out.

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