SmackDown Women's Title match is official for WWE Fastlane
In a backstage exclusive interview, Mandy Rose formally challenged Asuka to a SmackDown Women's Title match at Fastlane. Rose defeated Asuka in singles competition on last week's episode of SmackDown, which she felt earned her a shot at the title. Asuka responded in a video posted on the official WWE Japan social media account. You can view Mandy's challenge and Asuka accepting the bout in the tweets below.
WWE officially confirmed the match on their website later in the evening.
WWE Fastlane is scheduled for Mar. 10 from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Here is a look at the updated card:
Daniel Bryan (c) vs. Kevin Owens
SmackDown Live Tag Team Championships
The Usos (c) vs. Shane McMahon & The Miz
WWE Women's Tag Team Championships
Sasha Banks & Bayley(c) vs. Nia Jax & Tamina
SmackDown Women's Championship
Asuka(c) vs. Mandy Rose