By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE has announced that Ronda Rousey, Becky Lynch, and Charlotte Flair will compete in a Beat The Clock Challenge on tonight’s Raw television show. The WrestleMania main events will face members of Riott Squad in singles matches with the goal of scoring the quickest victory of the three matches. Read the official announcement at WWE.com.
Powell’s POV: WWE has not listed the matchups as of this update. While it’s understandable that the build to WrestleMania is of the utmost importance to WWE, you have to feel for fans attending the Smackdown live event in Allentown, Pennsylvania tonight, as Lynch, Flair, and Samoa Joe are all advertised for the house show, yet are now scheduled to appear on tonight’s Raw.
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