A few weeks ago, Gunther defended the WWE Intercontinental Championship at Clash at the Castle Premium live event. It was the first time since WrestleMania 37 last year that the championship was defended in a premium live event. Gunther defended the title against Sheamus, as the “Celtic Warrior” wanted to be the Grand Slam champion in WWE. However, despite his efforts, Sheamus came up short that night., Now, he’s about to take another shot at Gunther and the Intercontinental Championship.
WWE has recently announced this on social media. On October 7, the season premiere of “SmackDown” will see Sheamus and Gunther meet again at Clash at the Castle. This means Sheamus will have one more chance for the Intercontinental Championship, and one more chance to become the Grand Slam champion.
To become the Grand Slam Champion in WWE, you’ll need to win a World Championship, two Mid-Card Championships, and a Tag Team Championship. Sheamus has held the WWE Heavyweight Championship and the World Heavyweight Championship during his career. He is a three-time WWE United States Champion, and has held the “Raw” and “SmackDown” tag team championships as one half of The Bar, alongside Cesaro, now known as Claudio Castagnoli in AEW. Is.
Despite holding all of these titles in WWE, and having several opportunities against former Intercontinental Champions such as The Miz and Cody Rhodes, the Intercontinental Championship is a title Sheamus has never been able to get his hands on. Will he finally be able to catch it in two weeks’ time?