Buddy Murphy Defending Cruiserweight Championship Against Cedric Alexander At WWE TLC, Updated Card

They will renew their rivalry once again.

Since arriving to 205 Live in January, former NXT Tag Team Champion Buddy Murphy has recreated his physique and move-set and is now looked at as "The Juggernaut" of 205 Live. Murphy was on the chase for the Cruiserweight Championship dating back to his initial arrival to the brand and after nearly ten months of chasing, he finally got the reward when he defeated Cedric Alexander at WWE Super-Show Down in his hometown of Melbourne, Australia to become WWE Cruiserweight Champion.

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Since capturing the title Murphy has successfully defended the strap against Mustafa Ali at Survivor Series in November and now Murphy knows who his next challenger will be as 205 Live GM Drake Maverick revealed during a backstage segment with WWE.com that Murphy will defend the Cruiserweight Championship against Cedric Alexander at WWE TLC this Friday.

Below is the updated match card for WWE TLC:


WWE Championship
Daniel Bryan (c) vs. AJ Styles

WWE Intercontinental Championship
Seth Rollins (c) vs. Dean Ambrose

Mixed Match Challenge Tournament Finals
(Winning Team Earns The #30 Spot In Their Respective Royal Rumble Match)
TBD vs. TBD

TLC Match 
Braun Strowman vs. Baron Corbin
(If Corbin wins, he becomes the permanent GM of RAW. If Strowman wins, he goes on to the Royal Rumble PPV to face Brock Lesnar for the Universal Championship and Corbin is fired from his GM position.)

RAW Women's Championship
Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Nia Jax

SmackDown Live Women's Championship - Triple Threat TLC Match
Becky Lynch (c) vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Asuka

Finn Balor vs. Drew McIntyre

Elias vs. Bobby Lashley

SmackDown Live Tag Team Championships - Triple Threat Tag Team Match
The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro) (c) vs. New Day vs. The Usos

Tables Match
Natalya vs. Ruby Riott (w/ Liv Morgan & Sarah Logan)

WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Cedric Alexander


 

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