WWE announces two title matches for the Greatest Royal Rumble, Jeff Hardy returning

By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)

WWE announced the following title matches for the Greatest Royal Rumble that will be held on April 27 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium.

-Sheamus and Cesaro vs. Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy for the Raw Tag Titles.

-The Miz vs. Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor vs. Samoa Joe in a four-way ladder match for the Intercontinental Championship.

Powell’s POV: It’s interesting that they have booked The Bar for a tag title defense. Obviously, they could always insert Braun Strowman and his WrestleMania partner into this slot if they go with a title change at WrestleMania, but my guess is that Sheamus and Cesaro are the tag champs headed into this match. If you missed it earlier, WWE also announced Triple H vs. John Cena for this event, which will be headlined by a 50-man Royal Rumble. The show is expected to be broadcast on WWE Network.

NEW: Help support Prowrestling.net when you shop Amazon by starting your online Amazon shopping at Prowrestling.net/amazon. You are not charged extra, but we receive a small and very helpful commission on everything you purchase. Thanks for thinking of us every time you shop at Amazon.

The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Richard Holliday discussing The Dynasty faction in MLW, MJF's departure, the addition of Gino Medina, training under Paul Roma, and much more. Check out MLW Fusion Saturdays on beIN Sports and on the MLW YouTube Page...

Be the first to comment

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.