It was recently announced by the WWE that Shinsuke Nakamura will be facing WWE Champion AJ Styles with the title on the line at the Greatest Royal Rumble Event later this month.
In other news on the big event, WWE has also confirmed that Bray Wyatt will not be in the 50-man Royal Rumble Match as he and Matt Hardy will be facing The Bar for the vacant RAW Tag Team Titles. WWE has also confirmed that Chris Jericho will be added back to the 50-man Royal Rumble Match now that Rusev has been added back to the Casket Match with The Undertaker. As previously reported, Kane has also been removed from the 50-man Royal Rumble match, possibly due to commitments related to his bid for Mayor of Knox County, TN.
The Greatest Royal Rumble event takes place on Friday, April 27th from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The show will air live on the WWE Network.
Below is the updated card for the upcoming Greatest Royal Rumble Event:
WWE Universal Title Match (Steel Cage Match)
– Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Roman Reigns
WWE Title Match
– AJ Styles (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
WWE Intercontinental Title Match (Fatal Four Way Ladder Match)
– Seth Rollins (c) vs. Samoa Joe vs. Finn Balor vs. The Miz
RAW Tag Team Title Match
– The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro) vs. “Woken” Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt
SmackDown Tag Team Title Match
– The Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) (c) vs. The Usos (Jey & Jimmy Uso)
WWE United States Title Match
– Jeff Hardy (c) vs. Jinder Mahal
WWE Cruiserweight Title Match
– Cedric Alexander (c) vs. TBA
50-Man Royal Rumble Match
– Daniel Bryan, Braun Strowman, Big Show, Kurt Angle, Elias, Baron Corbin, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Apollo, Titus O’Neil, Shelton Benjamin, Chad Gable, Sin Cara, Goldust, Mojo Rawley, Dolph Ziggler, Chris Jericho & Others TBA
– The Undertaker vs. Rusev
– John Cena vs. Triple H