– We go back to the ring and Corey Graves waits as the WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions make their way to the ring – RAW Women’s Champion Sasha Banks and SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley.
Graves welcomes them to The ThunderDome and has to know one thing first. Are you splitting up? They both say no. Graves brings up how they both will defend their singles titles against Asuka on Sunday. He brings up Asuka possibly leaving SummerSlam with gold but Bayley says no chance. The interview goes on and Banks tells Graves to quit stirring the pot because they will destroy Asuka on Sunday. Bayley says everything they do is for the company, which is why they have all the gold.
Graves brings up how Bayley offered to face Asuka first at SummerSlam. Bayley says this was just a suggestion as Banks is just as capable of going first. Banks asks if Bayley is trying to volunteer her again. Graves asks if he senses a disagreement again and Bayley says no. Bayley goes on about how there’s no one in the locker room that can touch them. The music interrupts and out comes Naomi, sliding down the ramp with a mic in her hand.
Naomi proposes that she faces both banks and Bayley tonight. They agree. Naomi asks which one will feel her wrath first. They argue some and Graves suggests something like a Beat The Clock Challenge. Naomi likes that. She asks again, which wants to go first. Banks and Bayley talk it over but Naomi attacks and kicks them both out of the ring to the floor. Naomi celebrates in the ring as her music hits. Banks and Bayley are upset now as they recover on the floor. Back to commercial.
Beat The Clock Challenge: Naomi vs. Sasha Banks
Back from the break and Naomi is in the ring with Sasha Banks for this non-title match. Cole says the one with the best time will get to defend against Asuka second at SummerSlam on Sunday.
Banks and Naomi go at it. Banks with offense early on. Naomi turns it around and hits the Full Nelson Slam for a 2 count as Bayley watches from ringside. They tangle on the mat now. Bayley yells at Naomi as Naomi tells Banks to bring it. Banks gets sent back out to the floor. Naomi launches herself over the top rope, taking Banks back down on the floor. The referee counts and warns Bayley. Banks uses the distraction to turn it around, wailing away on Naomi in the corner.
Banks drops double knees into Naomi in the corner for a 2 count, and another 2 count. Banks grounds Naomi now and keeps her locked in a hold. Naomi gets free and nails a jawbreaker. Naomi keeps fighting Banks off and hits a crossbody from the top but Banks rolls through for a 2 count. Naomi drapes Banks over the top rope and delivers a big kick. Naomi springboards with another bigger kick but Banks kicks out at 2. Banks ends up rolling Naomi for another pin attempt. They trade more holds and Banks drops Naomi in the Bank Statement in the middle of the ring. Naomi taps with 3:39 on the clock.
Beat The Clock Challenge: Naomi vs. Bayley
Bayley immediately hits the ring and attacks Naomi but the referee backs her into the corner so she can recover from the first half of the match. Bayley rants and raves behind the referee. Naomi tells him she’s ready to go. The bell rings and Bayley unloads on Naomi in the corner for a 2 count. Bayley with more offense and a suplex for a 2 count.
Banks watches closely from ringside as Bayley stomps away. Bayley launches Naomi into the turnbuckles now, then takes her back to the mat for a 2 count. Bayley keeps checking the clock on the big screen and then hits a sliding clothesline for a 2 count. Banks is also checking the clock as Bayley keeps control of the match. Bayley explodes out of the corner and drops Naomi for another quick pin attempt.
Naomi drops Bayley out of nowhere with a Rear View. Naomi covers for the pin to win with 1:44 on the clock.
– After the match, Naomi stands tall as her music hits. Cole confirms that Banks will defend her title after Bayley defends her title against Asuka on Sunday. Naomi exits and Banks tends to Bayley but Bayley is in a bad mood. The music interrupts and out comes Asuka to the stage with a mic. Asuka rants and taunts the champs from the stage. Asuka says she will be The Empress of Every Title at SummerSlam because no one is ready for her. Asuka drops the mic and dances around on the stage. Banks exits the ring and runs up the ramp but Asuka drops her. Asuka then runs down the ramp and hits the ring, unloading on Bayley. Bayley retreats up the ramp but runs back to grab her titles from the apron. Bayley runs back up to the stage but goes right past Banks, who is still down on the ramp. Asuka dances around and taunts from the ring as her music hits. We see Bayley checking on Banks now.