The two men have had multiple battles throughout the year, with AJ winning both singles matches. AJ last defeated Kross in less than two minutes on the July 7 episode of WWE SmackDown. However, Kross and Scarlett were able to beat Styles and Mia Yim on June 16. Kross then beat Karl Anderson of The O.C. on July 28.
Styles and Kross are both set to compete in the Slim Jim Battle Royal at WWE SummerSlam.
Check out the lineup for next Friday’s WWE SmackDown below.
– WWE United States Championship: Austin Theory (c) vs. Santos Escobar
– AJ Styles vs. Killer Kross