John Cena vs Jinder Mahal announced for SmackDown Live before SummerSlam

The main event featured John Cena taking on Jinder Mahal in a non-title bout. Just over a minute into the match, things went to the outside with Rusev tossing Gable over the announcers' table and then ripped it apart as the ref counted to 10. Instead of picking up an easy win though, The Lone Wolf got distracted by Cena and it led to Jinder retaining the title.

While the WWE Championship may still be around the waist of Jinder Mahal, one superstar is carrying less luggage - much to his disappointment.

Back with Cena initiating his finishing sequence.

AJ Styles is scheduled to apologize to Shane McMahon for kicking him upside the head last week, albeit inadvertently.

The main event match of tonight's episode of SmackDown Live from Providence, Rhode Island was an impromptu one, as Baron Corbin cashed in his Money in the Bank briefcase against Jinder Mahal in an attempt to wrest control of the WWE Championship after Jinder was laid out from an avalanche Attitude Adjustment at the hands of John Cena.

Cena had just hit a Super A.A. on Mahal from the top rope and was going for the pin when Corbin slid into the ring to break it up. Jinder throws him outside and we take a break. Mahal went for his finisher but Cena countered and hit the AA for another near fall.

John Cena tried for the AA next, but Jinder got away and delivered a big knee to Cena for a near fall. Having lost to Nakamura, Cena will now face Baron Corbin at SummerSlam. It's safe to assume that Baron Corbin might have an influence on this match's result on Tuesday night. He was ready to cash in his Money In The Bank briefcase. The referee checked Jinder and then called for the bell.

But before it could begin, Cena got up on the apron to distract Corbin and caught a right in the jaw. That allowed Jinder Mahal to roll up Corbin for the big pinfall and retain his title. There was speculation that Corbin would try to cash in on Sunday but I guess this eliminates that possibility.

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