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WWE addresses Clash of Champions card changes


On the Clash of Champions pre-show, WWE announced how they're handling the situation with two scheduled matches being off tonight's card.

WWE announced on the pre-show that Nikki Cross, Shayna Baszler, and Nia Jax aren't medically cleared to compete at Clash of Champions. Bayley was scheduled to defend her SmackDown Women's Championship against Nikki Cross at tonight's pay-per-view. Baszler & Jax were supposed to defend their Women's Tag Team titles against Ruby Riott & Liv Morgan.

It was said that Bayley is in the building and will still appear at Clash of Champions. wrote that Bayley will "address the SmackDown Women's Championship situation tonight on WWE Clash of Champions with her opponent unable to compete."

WWE also noted that the situation surrounding the Women's Tag Team titles will be addressed on tomorrow night's episode of Raw.

Asuka's Raw Women's Championship defense against Zelina Vega was originally supposed to be tonight's pre-show match, but that's been moved to the main card. Cesaro & Shinsuke Nakamura vs. The Lucha House Party for the SmackDown Tag Team titles is now taking place on the pre-show.