New Universal Champion Crowned At WWE Crown Jewel

New Universal Champion Crowned At WWE Crown Jewel

New Universal Champion Crowned At WWE Crown Jewel

According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Bryan's reasoning for staying away from the event apparently had very little to do with the assassination of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, or the fact that none of the female performers will be allowed to attend the event. Plus, there is the World Cup Tournament which sees eight wrestlers battle, with four from RAW and four from SmackDown.

Roman Reigns was scheduled to defend his WWE Universal title at the King Saud University Stadium in Riyadh but he relinquished the title to battle his returning leukaemia.

However, The Champ was ultimately replaced by his WWE Super Show-Down partner Bobby Lashley.

Eric Sherman, Impact Wrestling's former chief strategy officer, nonetheless applauded WWE's retaining 65-year-old Hogan as a replacement for Cena and Bryan.

- Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Rusev for the United States championship (kickoff show).

SmackDown Tag Team Title Match: The New Day vs.

On their website, SkyBet also has Nakamura as the favourite in his match vs Rusev, as well Rollins, The Miz, Angle, and Mysterio as the favourites in their World Cup quarter-final matches against Lashley, Hardy, Ziggler, and Orton respectively.

Shawn Michaels and Triple H (-150 favorites) vs.

Sporting News will provide live bell-to-bell coverage of WWE Crown Jewel on Friday beginning at 11 a.m. ET.

WWE Crown Jewel will start at 9:30 PM IST.

- Shinsuke Nakamura holds onto the WWE United States championship against Rusev.

Joe has taken The Leader of the Cenation's place and will reignite his rivalry with The Phenomenal One today. In an interview with the Orlando Sentinel, whether intentional or not, Hogan openly admitted that he was traveling with the company to Saudi Arabia, thus all but confirming his Crown Jewel status.

The event will be live on Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 1HD (both English) and Ten 3, Ten 3HD (both Hindi).

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