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Handicap WWE Title Match Set For Royal Rumble 2018, Former Champion Returns From Injury

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• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (January 2, 1982) – A Young Brad Armstrong

On this day in 1982, GCW TV aired 2 promos of Gordon Solie interviewing “Bullet” Bob Armstrong and his son Brad Armstrong.

Brad Armstrong was only 19 years old at that point.

• Former Champion Returns From Injury

Former WWE Cruiserweight Champion TJP returned from injury on tonight’s episode of 205 Live and went on to defeat fellow former Cruiserweight Champion Akira Tozawa.

• Handicap WWE Title Match Set For Royal Rumble 2018

On tonight’s episode of SmackDown Live, SmackDown Live General Manager Daniel Bryan announced that “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles will defend the WWE Championship against Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn in a Handicap match at Royal Rumble 2018 PPV.

Below is what Styles tweeted about this:

Styles was defeated by Sami Zayn on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live (and defeated by Kevin Owens on last week’s episode).

Below is the updated match-card for Royal Rumble 2018:

Men’s Royal Rumble Match: John Cena, Elias, Randy Orton, Finn Balor, Shinsuke Nakamura, Baron Corbin & more.

Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Kane vs. Braun Strowman

2 on 1 Handicap Match For The WWE Championship: AJ Styles (c) vs. Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn

Women’s Royal Rumble Match: Asuka, Naomi, Ruby Riott, Natalya, Sasha Banks, Bayley, Paige, Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville, Carmella, Tamina Snuka, Lana, Natalya, Liv Morgan, Sarah Logan & more.

        
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