Rey Mysterio successfully defended his US Championship against Santos Escobar on the September 29 edition of SmackDown. Following the match, both members of the LWO were attacked by The Street Profits, and this has now led to a major match set to take place at Fastlane on October 7.
LWO Go Up Against The Street Profits And Bobby Lashley At Fastlane 2023
Rey Mysterio and Santos Escobar had a hard-fought battle on the September 29 SmackDown, with Mysterio successfully retaining his gold. As the pair was about to embrace in the aftermath, The Street Profits attacked the pair, much to the amusement of Bobby Lashley, who had asked the former tag team champions to prove themselves earlier in the night.
In a backstage segment, the entire LWO can be seen recovering from the attack before challenging The Street Profits and Lashley to a match at Fastlane. The match has now been made official as was first confirmed on the September 30 edition of SmackDown LowDown.
The match will be Bobby Lashley teaming up with Montez Ford and Angelo Dawkins of The Street Profits going up against US Champion Rey Mysterio, Santos Escobar, and either Joaquin Wilde or Cruz Del Toro.