Pro Wrestling Sheet broke the news Wednesday that Hogan will serve as the host for WWE Crown Jewel, a pay-per-view event scheduled for Friday in Riyadh Saudi Arabia. Lesnar made quick work of Braun Strowman, winning the WWE Universal Championship.
As the Raw tag team championship finds itself in a limbo, all eyes will be on the SmackDown Tag Team titles as two of the best tag teams in the WWE will do battle to win the championship now held by The Bar.
According to Sky Bet, via NoDQ, Strowman is the favourite to beat Lesnar for the Universal Championship, Styles is the favourite to retain his WWE title vs Joe, and D-Generation X are the favourites in their match against The Brothers of Destruction.
The injury occurred when Triple H was tossed over the top rope early in the main event.
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The two sides now head to Kolkata on Sunday for the first of three T20 internationals. The Men in Blue dominated the hosts in a six-match series, clinching it 5-1.
This will be the second big event for the WWE in Saudi Arabia this year, the first being the Greatest Royal Rumble on April 27. On the Raw side of the bracket, Bobby Lashley (John Cena's replacement) will face Intercontinental champion Seth Rollins, with the victor taking on either Kurt Angle or Dolph Ziggler. Smackdown, on the other hand, will be represented by Jeff Hardy, Randy Orton, The Miz and Rey Mysterio. New Day for the Smackdown Tag Titles.
Hulk Hogan is back - the wrestling star has returned to the WWE ring for the first time since his n-word scandal. and it all went down in Saudi Arabia.
WWE Crown Jewel will air at 12:00 p.m. ET Friday on the WWE Network.
Cena, who originally didn't need or have a qualifying match for the World Cup tournament, was simply replaced by Bobby Lashley with no explanation given or needed.
The event will be live on Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 1HD (both English) and Ten 3, Ten 3HD (both Hindi).