The following matches are advertised for the WWE Payback event that will be held on April 30 in San Jose, California at SAP Center.
-Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt in a House of Horrors match for the WWE Championship.
-Kevin Owens vs. Chris Jericho for the U.S. Championship.
-Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus and Cesaro for the Raw Tag Titles.
-Neville vs. Austin Aries for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship.
Powell’s POV: All signs point to Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman being added to this event, perhaps in an ambulance match and possibly with the winner facing Lesnar for the title at a future event. WWE is also playing up the idea that Nia Jax could be in line for a shot at Bayley’s Raw Women’s Championship. We should have more matches announced during tonight’s Raw.
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