After weeks of speculation, WWE Intercontinental Champion Kevin Owens finally has an official opponent announced for WrestleMania 32. Well, make that six of them. It was made official Monday night during Raw that Owens will defend his belt in a ladder match against The Miz, Dolph Ziggler, Sami Zayn, Sin Cara, Zack Ryder (!), and Stardust in Dallas on April 3rd.
Zack Ryder’s inclusion is quite remarkable. He last appeared on PPV some 14 months ago as part of 30 competitors in the WWE Royal Rumble 2015 match. In fact, if you discount battle royals… his last PPV match was over Three And A Half Years Ago at Night Of Champions 2012 when he lost to Cesaro in a U.S. title match. Incredible.
Sami Zayn, Miz, and Ziggler each appeared early during Raw proclaiming that they wanted a shot at the Intercontinental strap. It was then announced that a triple threat match