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Title Match Set for Next Week’s WWE SmackDown

Shinsuke Nakamura is the new #1 contender to WWE Intercontinental Champion Gunther.

Tonight’s post-SummerSlam edition of SmackDown on FOX saw Nakamura defeat Ludwig Kaiser in singles action. Per the stipulation, Nakamura has earned a title match from Gunther, and that match has been announced for next week’s SmackDown from the PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC.

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