There were rumours speculating a big show that may be lined up in Saudi Arabia and the company has finally made it official. The show will be named WWE Crown Jewel.
In tonight’s episode of RAW, acting general manager Baron Corbin tried to resolve the three way traffic for WWE Universal title by announcing a triple threat match between Braun Strowman, Brock Lesnar and champ Roman Reigns taking the fight to each other for the title. This will be the main event of the show in Arabian desserts.
WWE has also confirmed the first-ever WWE World Cup tournament to take place at Crown Jewel.There is no confirmation about the matches but the press release said that it will “determine the best in the world.”
A possible tag team match between the team of Kane and Undertaker vs Shawn Michaels and Triple H is also on the cards.
We are allready excited for this super extravaganza, we just hope the fans in Arabia are excited like we are, because the last time in April in Greatest Royal Rumble, they really disappointed us. Didn”t they ?
Here is the press release send to Wrestling Inc. by WWE
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA and STAMFORD, Conn., September 18, 2018 – The Saudi General Sports Authority in partnership with WWE will present the Crown Jewel at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Friday, November 2, including a Universal Championship Triple Threat match featuring Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar and Braun Strowman, and the first-ever WWE World Cup tournament to determine the best in the world.
General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia Chairman His Excellency Turki Al Sheikh, WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, invite the world to celebrate this signature event. Following the sold-out Greatest Royal Rumble in April, this is the second event as part of a long-term partnership between WWE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The Crown Jewel will stream live on WWE Network and be available on pay-per-view outside of the Middle East. Ticket availability and regional broadcast information will be announced in the coming weeks.