- Tonight’s WWE Main Event and SmackDown tapings takes place from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Announced for Main Event is Cesaro vs. Dolph Ziggler, if Cesaro is able to compete after suffering an eye injury on RAW. Sheamus’ 4th of July United States Title Challenge was announced for SmackDown. Other stars advertised include Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and The Wyatt Family.
Chris Jericho is also booked and will likely continue the feud with Bray Wyatt.
– The official theme song for WWE’s Battleground pay-per-view is “Jungle” by X Ambassadors & Jamie N Commons.
– Former WWE Superstar Yoshi Tatsu turns 37 years old today.