Triple threat matches announced for World Heavyweight Tournament on Raw

Originally published at https://www.postwrestling.com/2023/05/08/triple-threat-matches-announced-for-world-heavyweight-tournament-on-raw/

The matches for the World Heavyweight Championship tournament have been announced for WWE Raw tonight.

As stated last week, two triple-threat matches are scheduled for tonight’s episode in Jacksonville with the two winners meeting later in the show to determine who advances to Night of Champions on 5/27.

Cody Rhodes will take on Finn Balor and The Miz in one of the triple-threat matches while Seth Rollins faces Damian Priest and Shinsuke Nakamura in the other.

The tournament continues on Friday Night SmackDown this week with the same format featuring Rey Mysterio, Austin Theory, Bobby Lashley, Edge, AJ Styles, and Sheamus.

The two winners will meet at Night of Champions to determine the new World Heavyweight Champion, which will be an exclusive title on the Raw brand.

WWE has announced that Trish Stratus will also appear on tonight’s episode at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena.

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