WWE Smackdown Preview: AJ Styles to defend his Intercontinental Championship this week

WWE Smackdown Preview: The current Intercontinental Championship AJ Styles will be ready to defend his Intercontinental Championship against Gran Metalik this week on SmackDown Live.


AJ Styles has already beaten Daniel Bryan, Drew Gulak, and Matt Riddle while defending this prestigious championship. And now he is all set to meet high-flying Mexican superstar Gran Metalik to defend this precious title once again.


Gran Metalik earned this opportunity to face AJ Styles for the Intercontinental Championship last week on SmackDown Live. He faced off against other – three superstars in the ring to become the number #1 contender for Intercontinental Championship in a Fatal-4-Way match.



However, But it was Gran Metalik who surprised all and got the victory in this fabulous contest. With this massive win, Gran Metalik also earned the opportunity to face off against AJ Styles in this week’s SmackDown Live for IC title.


AJ Styles can not wait for this match anymore as the Champion Styles after this fatal – 4 – way match entered in the ring to praise Gran Metalik for his amazing victory and earning the Championship shot. But who knew that Metalik would accept Styles appraisal by slapping him on the face and sent the message for Styles to wait that he will be the next.


It will be interesting to watch out whether Styles continues his dominance run on the blue brand or we see the New Intercontinental Champion before SummerSlam.