Ronda Rousey vs. Shayna Baszler at WWE SummerSlam to be contested under MMA rules

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MMA rules for Rousey versus Baszler. 

Among the matches that are official for WWE SummerSlam is Ronda Rousey versus Shayna Baszler. After a video package for the match aired on the 7/31 Monday Night Raw, it was announced that Baszler versus Rousey is being contested under MMA rules. 

Get ready for MMA RULES between @RondaRousey & @QoSBaszler THIS SATURDAY at #SummerSlam!


— WWE (@WWE) August 1, 2023

The upcoming bout will be the first time Baszler and Rousey have competed against each other in a singles match in WWE. Here is the updated SummerSlam card: 

  • Cody Rhodes vs. Brock Lesnar 
  • MMA Rules: Ronda Rousey vs. Shayna Baszler
  • WWE World Heavyweight Championship: Seth Rollins (c) vs. Finn Bálor
  • WWE Women’s Championship — Triple Threat Match: Asuka (c) vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Bianca Belair
  • Undisputed WWE Universal Championship — Tribal Combat: Roman Reigns (c) (w/ Paul Heyman & Solo Sikoa) vs. Jey Uso
  • Logan Paul vs. Ricochet
  • WWE Intercontinental Championship: GUNTHER (c) vs. Drew McIntyre
  • SummerSlam Battle Royal: Competitors TBA