Apollo Crews is your new WWE Intercontinental Champion. Tonight’s WrestleMania 37 Night time Two present noticed Crews seize the title from Huge E by profitable a Nigerian Drum Battle. The No DQ match featured tables, massive drums and brass gongs at ringside, together with kendo sticks.
Crews received the match with assist from the previous Dabba-Kato, who has debuted underneath his new gimmick. It was reported earlier that WWE had plans to repackage Kato, who’s now apparently on SmackDown. It was reported that his identify may very well be both “Commador Azeez” or “Azez,” however nothing has been confirmed as of this writing.
That is Crews’ first reign with the title. Huge E received it again on the December 25 SmackDown present by defeating Sami Zayn in a Lumberjack Match.