LA Knight and AJ Styles Set for WrestleMania 40 Rematch on WWE SmackDown

WWE SmackDown is poised to host a highly anticipated rematch between LA Knight and AJ Styles, with the coveted opportunity to challenge Cody Rhodes

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By Mohit | Apr 13, 2024 | 2 Min Read follow icon Follow Us

In a thrilling turn of events, WWE SmackDown is poised to host a highly anticipated rematch between LA Knight and AJ Styles, with the coveted opportunity to challenge Cody Rhodes for the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship hanging in the balance.

The stage was set for this epic showdown following a series of exhilarating matches on the latest episode of WWE SmackDown. Knight secured his place in the rematch by emerging victorious in a high-stakes triple-threat match against Santos Escobar and Bobby Lashley at the outset of the evening’s festivities.

Meanwhile, Styles showcased his resilience and prowess in the main event, overcoming formidable opponents Rey Mysterio and Kevin Owens to advance to the No. 1 contender’s tournament. The match unfolded with a flurry of electrifying maneuvers, as each competitor vied for the coveted opportunity to challenge for championship gold.

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As the match progressed, the intensity reached fever pitch, with Owens unleashing a devastating German Suplex on both Styles and Mysterio simultaneously. Despite their valiant efforts, Mysterio fell victim to a punishing Stunner on the apron, leaving Styles and Owens to battle it out for supremacy.

In a breathtaking display of athleticism, Owens attempted a daring Swanton Bomb, only to be met with a counter from Styles. The action reached its climax when Styles executed a jaw-dropping Styles Clash from the middle rope, pinning Owens for the hard-fought victory.

The stage is now set for a rematch between LA Knight and AJ Styles, as they prepare to renew their rivalry on WWE SmackDown. With the stakes higher than ever, both competitors are poised to leave it all on the line in their quest for championship glory.