It was announced last night following their out of three falls victory over Tyson Kidd and Cesaro that The New Day would be the first team ever to defend their tag team championships inside the Elimination Chamber structure.
Their opponents weren't named but given that there are usually six competitors in this kind of match, it could become a scramble match of sorts.
Tag team situation
Teams like Prime Time Players, The Ascension, Los Matadores, Luke Harper and Erick Rowan, Macho Mandow and Axel Mania, The Usos and Tyson Kidd and Cesaro will all fancy their chances inside the structure, so hopefully WWE will set up a qualifying format that will give all teams a chance to earn a spot to compete.
It is unknown how it will work for the teams of people either, but given what was stated in last night's interview, each team could be squeezed into one pod and then released at the same time, which wouldn't give New Day an advantage because they can still only put forward two members.
WWE could have booked this better and set up future rivalries by allowing the tag teams to pick one person to represent their team and have that one person put into the pod. If they'd done that and The New Day were to win then they could have continued their "positive message," but this too would create friction with all of the losing teams because the other partner could make the case they he could have won if he was given the chance.
Either way, this is a bold move by WWE that could fail or could be a huge success. A tag team match has never happened inside Elimination Chamber and it could push some of the teams past where they are comfortable going.
It could also help to give prestige to the Tag Team Division given that WWE have taken steps to see their two main mid-card titles given to superstars who can add something extra to the title belts and this could be a fantastic move by WWE.
This is not the only title to be defended inside Satan's Structure as Daniel Bryan's relinquished Intercontinental Championship so that will now be decided inside the chamber as well.
The United States Championship and the World Championship will also be defended at the Network Exclusive event but they will not take place inside the structure. The event takes place in less that two weeks so details will be leaked as the event draws closer and the main contenders for each championship are decided.
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