By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
The following matches are advertised for the WWE Crown Jewel event that will be held on October 31 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia at at King Fahd International Stadium.
-Brock Lesnar vs. Cain Velasquez for the WWE Championship.
-Seth Rollins vs. “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt in a falls count anywhere match for the WWE Universal Championship.
-Braun Strowman vs. Tyson Fury.
-“Team Hogan” Rusev, Ricochet, and three wrestlers TBA vs. “Team Flair” Randy Orton, King Corbin, Bobby Lashley, Shinsuke Nakamura, and one wrestler TBA in a 10-man tag match.
-Tag Team Turmoil for the World Cup to determine The Best Tag Team in the World (Advertised teams: New Day, The Viking Raiders, Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode, Heavy Machinery, Bo Dallas and Curtis Axel, The OC, The Revival, Curt Hawkins and Zack Ryder, Lucha House Party.
-Mansoor vs. Cesaro.
Powell’s POV: Seth Rollins was pulled from the ten-man tag match, so he won’t be doing double duty. Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair will appear in the corner of their respective teams. The WWE website is showing all three members of New Day, The OC, and Lucha House Party in the graphic for the match.
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