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SS 2018 Bliss v Rousey

At SummerSlam, the heat of summer will turn positively explosive when The Baddest Woman on the Planet sets her sights on Five Feet of Fury and the Raw Women's Championship.

Some might say that the conflict between Alexa Bliss and Ronda Rousey began back in January when the debuting Rousey seized the spotlight just moments after the first-ever Women's Royal Rumble Match to stare down the victorious Asuka, as well as The Goddess of WWE and then-SmackDown Women's Champion Charlotte Flair. Any unspoken animosity came to a head at WWE Money in the Bank when Little Miss Bliss interrupted Rousey's first title opportunity against Nia Jax, attacking both Superstars and causing the match to be thrown out before cashing in her contract on The Irresistible Force to become a five-time Women's Champion.

After Bliss continued to antagonize Rousey the next night on Raw, the already-seething Baddest Woman on the Planet attacked the newly-crowned titleholder, but she made the mistake of putting her hands on Raw General Manager Kurt Angle and a slew of WWE officials. Although Ronda's transgressions earned her a 30-day suspension from the red brand, that didn't stop her from buying a front-row ticket to WWE Extreme Rules and turning the title bout upside-down when Bliss and her friend Mickie James incorporated various underhanded tactics during Alexa's Extreme Rules Match against Jax.

The following night, Angle announced the highly anticipated showdown between Bliss and Rousey for The Biggest Event of the Summer, and the title fight promises to be extraordinary from start to finish. Rousey is a truly fierce competitor who has defied every expectation while completely adapting herself to WWE's style and is now poised for greatness. Alexa Bliss is a Superstar who knows how to win at all costs and refuses to take a back seat to anyone.

See also

SummerSlam 2018 previews

Rusev & Lana v Andrade Almas & Zelina VegaThe B-Team vs. The RevivalBrock Lesnar v Roman ReignsAlexa Bliss v Ronda RouseyAJ Styles v Samoa JoeBraun Strowman v Kevin OwensDolph Ziggler v Seth RollinsCarmella v Becky Lynch v Charlotte FlairCedric Alexander v Drew GulakShinsuke Nakamura v Jeff HardyFinn Bálor v Baron Corbin

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