WWE Champion’s First Title Defence Announced

WWE Champion’s First Title Defence Announced WWE

After becoming the inaugural champion of the show, WWE Speed Champion Ricochet’s first title defence has been announced.

On the May 3 edition of WWE Speed, Ricochet defeated Johnny Gargano to become the inaugural WWE Speed Champion.

Following his championship win, a tournament was set up to determine who Ricochet’s first challenger for the title would be.

On the May 22 episode of WWE Speed on X, Tyler Bate defeated Apollo Crews to become the new number one contender for the Speed Championship.

The next Speed episode will see Bate challenge Ricochet for the gold.

This bout has already been taped for the upcoming episode. The match will air on Friday (May 24) at 12pm ET.

WrestleTalk will provide any news and notes on Ricochet’s WWE Speed Championship when they become available.

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3 weeks ago by SP3

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