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Big Update On When WWE Might Host Royal Rumble In Saudi Arabia

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Below are a couple of top WWE news stories of the day, involving Royal Rumble and Drew McIntyre.

• In a recent revelation, Turki Alalshikh, the chairman of Saudi Arabia’s General Entertainment Authority, hinted at an imminent expansion of the kingdom’s partnership with WWE.

Alalshikh recently disclosed plans to enhance Saudi Arabia’s existing agreement with WWE, with a potential announcement slated for later in the month. The tantalizing prospect? Bringing flagship WWE events like WrestleMania or Royal Rumble to Saudi soil.

During an appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Alalshikh fielded questions about the feasibility of hosting the Royal Rumble in 2025 in Saudi Arabia. Alalshikh hinted at a timeframe, stating, “We are talking around 2026-27”.

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• Drew McIntyre tweeted the following today:

“Seth Rollins – took himself beyond the limit against me

Jey Uso – Had to use more than 2 moves against me

CM Punk – Is showing he ain’t washed (he is) against me

Damian Priest – Finally proved he has some chops… against me

I’m the one setting the bar on Raw. I’m bringing out the best in others. The Champion without my championship.

Stop me when I’m telling lies.”

CM Punk posted a video talking about WWE 2K24, where he had the following to say to McIntyre:

“You can finally play as your favorite wrestler and human being, ME. CM Punk. Hope you have a terrible day, pal.”

In his response, McIntyre posted a video of him facing Punk in WWE 2K24 and wrote:

“lol he’s in the game for one day and already hurt”

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