King of the Ring Schedule Revealed

King of the Ring 2019

The King of the Ring schedule has been revealed. While this could change, 1st round matches are expected to take place Monday night on RAW (August 19th) and again Tuesday night (August 20th) on Smackdown.

According to a report from PW Insider, the quarter-final match-ups will then begin the following week on the 26th and 27th. After the quarter-finals, there will then be a week off in the tournament before returning the next week when both RAW and Smackdown will take place in Madison Square Garden. The semi-final matches in the tournament will be held on those shows September 10th and 11th. The finals of the 2019 King of the Ring will then take place at Clash of Champions on September 15th.

2019 King of the Ring Tournament Participants


  1. The Miz
  2. Ricochet
  3. Cedric Alexander
  4. Samoa Joe
  5. Drew McIntyre
  6. Baron Corbin
  7. Sami Zayn
  8. Cesaro

SmackDown LIVE

  1. Kevin Owens
  2. Ali
  3. Apollo Crews
  4. Chad Gable
  5. Elias
  6. Andrade
  7. Buddy Murphy
  8. Shelton Benjamin

The updated WWE schedule for next week is below:

August 19th, 2019
Xcel Energy Center
St Paul, MN

  • United States Championship
    AJ Styles (c) vs Braun Strowman
  • King of the Ring RAW 1st Round Matches

WWE Smackdown
August 20th, 2019
Denny Sanford Premier Center
Sioux Falls, SD

  • King of the Ring Smackdown 1st Round Matches