Tonga Loa making WWE in-ring return on 5/24 WWE SmackDown

Originally published at Tonga Loa making WWE in-ring return on 5/24 WWE SmackDown

Tonga Loa to be in action. 

It was at WWE Backlash that seven-time IWGP Tag Team Champion Tonga Loa a.k.a. Tanga Loa made his return to WWE for the first time since 2014. He aligned himself with Solo Sikoa, Paul Heyman and his brother Tama Tonga to shape a new-look version of The Bloodline. 

It is official that Loa will be making his WWE in-ring return on the 5/24 SmackDown in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It’ll be the go-home show leading into the King and Queen of the Ring Premium Live Event. 

Loa and Solo Sikoa are teaming up to take on The Street Profits (Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins). Dawkins lost to Tama Tonga in the King of the Ring tournament. WWE wrote the following on their website: 

Even without Bobby Lashley, The Street Profits are out for payback, looking to take out Solo Sikoa and Tonga Loa of The Bloodline.

Angelo Dawkins wishes to avenge his loss to The Bloodline’s Tama Tonga in the King of the Ring Tournament.

Newest Bloodline member Tonga Loa will make his WWE debut in this match as well, adding further intrigue to the bout.

Don’t miss this huge match, next week at 8/7 C on FOX!

As of this writing, the lineup for the 5/24 SmackDown is listed as follows:

  • King of the Ring Semifinals: Randy Orton vs. Tama Tonga
  • Queen of the Ring Semifinals: Bianca Belair vs. Nia Jax
  • A.J. Styles to meet with General Manager Nick Aldis
  • Bayley vs. Chelsea Green (w/ Piper Niven)
  • The Street Profits (Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins) vs. The Bloodline (Solo Sikoa & Tonga Loa) (w/ Paul Heyman)