SmackDown has a new champion and Rhea Ripley will be present on tonight’s show.
Per WWE.com –
After defeating Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania 39 in an instant classic, Rhea Ripley will appear on the blue brand for the first-time as SmackDown Women’s Champion in what is sure to be a memorable moment.
Just days after winning the title at WrestleMania Saturday, Ripley confronted Raw Women’s Champion Bianca Belair at the Raw after WrestleMania and declared herself WWE’s top champion.
What will Ripley say when she hits the ring, grabs a mic and claims her throne?
According to PWInsider, Vince McMahon is not present at the show but he made minor changes to the show.