BY MIKE CHIARI – OCT 31, 2019
WWE returned to Saudi Arabia Thursday for another star-studded Crown Jewel event, headlined by WWE champion Brock Lesnar renewing his rivalry with Cain Velasquez and Braun Strowman squaring off with WBC heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury.
Those two crossover bouts topped a card that also featured universal champion Seth Rollins defending against The Fiend Bray Wyatt in a Falls Count Anywhere match, Team Hogan battling Team Flair and the first women’s match in the country’s history as Natalya battles familiar foe Lacey Evans.
Find out who emerged from the night’s top bouts, which championships changed hands and what it means for WWE going forward with this recap of the Halloween extravaganza.
A 20-Man Battle Royal kicked off the show’s festivities, the winner receiving the opportunity to challenge AJ Styles for the United States Championship on the Crown Jewel main card.
Competitors included: Sunil Singh, Mojo Rawley, Erick Rowan, R-Truth, Sin Cara, Brian Kendrick, Titus O’Neil, Tony Nese, Akira Tozawa, Shelton Benjamin, Apollo Crews, Buddy Murphy, Andrade, Drake Maverick, Eric Young, Luke Harper, Cedric Alexander, Heath Slater… Read More HERE