ESPN: How Saudi Arabians Experienced The Greatest Royal Rumble

By Motez Bashara – MARCH 11, 2018


Mecca is famous for being Islam’s holy capital, a place where Muslims are obligated to visit once in their lifetimes.

But there’s another, slightly less divine, facet to the city that may surprise people: its passion for the WWE.

“I’m a wrestling fanatic,” said 39-year-old Mecca native Naif Nail Gobory, sporting a vintage New World Order T-shirt that marks an era when Hulk Hogan still ruled the wrestling world.

Gobory was a 90-minute drive away at the busy coastal city of Jeddah on the last Friday of April with friend Imad Mujallid to watch the WWE’s Greatest Royal Rumble … Read the Full Story HERE


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