Clash of Champions (2019)
|Clash of Champions (2019)|
|Date||September 15, 2019|
|City||Charlotte, North Carolina|
|WWE Network event chronology|
|Clash of Champions chronology|
Clash of Champions (2019) is an upcoming professional wrestling pay-per-view and WWE Network event produced by WWE for their Raw, SmackDown, and 205 Live brands. It will take place on September 15, 2019, at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. It will be the third event under the Clash of Champions chronology and will feature the finals of the 2019 King of the Ring tournament.
In mid-2016, the WWE reintroduced the brand extension, splitting its main roster between the Raw and SmackDown brands, represented by the shows of the same name. Clash of Champions was established that year to replace Night of Champions, a pay-per-view in which the concept was that all WWE titles were defended; Clash of Champions was established on the same concept. The 2016 event was Raw-exclusive while the 2017 event was SmackDown-exclusive; all titles exclusive to the respective brands during those years were defended at these respective events. A Clash of Champions event did not occur in 2018, but following WrestleMania 34 that year, all WWE pay-per-views became dual-branded. In 2019, Clash of Champions was brought back, promotion indicated that all WWE titles across Raw, SmackDown, and 205 Live, are to be defended.
The show will include matches resulting from scripted storylines, where wrestlers portray heroes, villains, or less distinguishable characters in scripted events that build tension and culminate in a wrestling match or series of matches. Results are predetermined by WWE's writers on the Raw, SmackDown, and 205 Live brands, while storylines are produced on WWE's weekly television shows, Monday Night Raw, SmackDown Live, and the cruiserweight-exclusive 205 Live.
In August 2019, the 2019 King of the Ring was revived for the first since the 2015. Eight wrestlers from Raw and SmackDown will compete in a 16-man tournament beginning on the August 19 episode of Raw. The finals are scheduled for Clash of Champions. 
|1||Bayley (c) vs Charlotte Flair||Singles match for the WWE SmackDown Women's Championship|
|2||The New Day (Big E and Xavier Woods) (c) vs The Revival (Scott Dawson and Dash Wilder)||Tag team match for the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship|
|3||TBD vs TBD||King of the Ring finals match|
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