Greatest Royal Rumble

greatest royal rumble

Greatest Royal Rumble

Date: April 27 2018 | Attendance: TBC | City: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia | Venue: King Abdullah International Stadium | Brand: RAW and SmackDown | Sponsor: King Abdullah International Stadium


The Greatest Royal Rumble is a forthcoming WWE Network Event which will be aired on April 27 2018 from the King Abdullah International Stadium in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The event will feature superstars from both RAW and SmackDown Live. The event was announced on March 5 2018, with the event featuring the first ever 50-man Royal Rumble match. There are currently seven championship matches scheduled to take place on the event. It will also feature the first one-on-one match between Triple H and John Cena in over eight years. 

Shortly after defeating John Cena at WrestleMania 34, it was announced The Undertaker would participate at the event. It was originally announced that it would be The Undertaker against Rusev in a Casket Match. However, it was announced shortly afterwards that Rusev had being axed from the match. It was announced that his replacement would be Chris Jericho. This will be the first time The Undertaker has faced Chris Jericho since 2010. Current notable exemptions from the card are the WWE RAW and SmackDown Women’s Championship matches. 


Confirmed Matches

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50-Man Royal Rumble Match

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WWE Universal Championship – Steel Cage Match

Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Roman Reigns

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WWE Intercontinental Championship – Ladder Match

Seth Rollins (c) vs. Finn Balor vs. The Miz vs. Samoa Joe

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WWE Championship

AJ Styles (c) vs. TBC

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WWE United States Championship

Jinder Mahal (c) vs. TBC

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WWE RAW Tag Team Championship – Tournament Finals

Cesaro and Sheamus vs. TBC

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WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship

The Bludgeon Brothers (c) vs. The Usos

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WWE Cruiserweight Championship

Cedric Alexander (c) vs. TBC

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John Cena vs. Triple H

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Casket Match

The Undertaker vs. Chris Jericho

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