The recent Intercontinental Championship match between Jey Uso and Gunther on the February 19th, 2024 episode of Monday Night RAW sparked intrigue and speculation among fans, particularly regarding the intended outcome of the match.

In a showdown filled with intense action, Jey Uso showcased his tenacity by delivering a barrage of spears to Gunther, followed by the Uso splash. However, interference from Jimmy Uso ultimately led to Gunther seizing the opportunity to secure the victory and retain his championship.

Amidst reports suggesting that Jey Uso was initially slated to win the title, statement from Wrestle Votes hinted at a last-minute change in plans. However, a member of the WWE creative team swiftly debunked these claims, labeling them as fabricated.

When Ringside News reached out to a tenured member of the WWE creative team to know the truth behind the aforementioned report. We were specifically told, “That is a completely fabricated report.”


Despite the uncertainty surrounding the match’s outcome, fans expressed satisfaction with Gunther retaining the Intercontinental Championship. His victory signifies continuity and stability within the title reign, ensuring that the prestigious championship remains in capable hands.

As for Jey Uso, while his performance undoubtedly showcased his championship-worthy prowess, the question remains whether he will eventually claim singles championship gold. With his talent and charisma, many fans believe that Jey Uso has the potential to excel as a singles competitor and capture championship glory in the future.

Were you glad Gunther retained his Intercontinental Championship? Do you feel Jey Uso should win a singles championship eventually? Let us know in the comments section below!

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