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First WWE Universal Championship Match Set For SummerSlam

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Stephanie McMahon & Mick Foley opened Raw to announce the red brand will be home to the brand new WWE Universal Championship. We now know that Finn Balor will face Seth Rollins at SummerSlam to crown the first champion.

A mini tournament was held on this week's show to determine who faced Rollins. Here's how it went down:

  • Finn Balor beat Rusev, Kevin Owens & Cesaro
  • Roman Reigns beat Chris Jericho, Sheamus Sami Zayn
  • Finn Balor beat Roman Reigns

WWE SummerSlam 2016 will take place on Sunday, August 21, 2016, from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. We'll have live coverage right here at

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