As we noted before, WWE will be doing their 3rd Royal Rumble match of the year in April. Below is what WWE announced:
Saudi Arabia to Host the Greatest Royal Rumble®
“RIYADH, Saudi Arabia & STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Saudi General Sports Authority in partnership with WWE will present the Greatest Royal Rumble event at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Friday, April 27.
For the first time ever, the Royal Rumble match will feature 50 WWE Superstars. As part of this historic event, fans will see WWE Superstars John Cena™, Triple H™, Roman Reigns™, AJ Styles™, Braun Strowman™, The New Day™, Randy Orton™, Bray Wyatt™ and Shinsuke Nakamura™, among others.
Ticket and broadcast information will be available in the coming weeks. This event is part of a 10-year strategic multiplatform partnership in support of Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia’s social and economic reform program.
“The Greatest Royal Rumble will be a spectacle of historic proportions,” said Vince McMahon, WWE Chairman & CEO. “Our partnership with the Saudi General Sports Authority reflects a long-term commitment to present WWE’s world-class entertainment to a global audience on a grander scale than ever before.””
According to PWInsider, The Undertaker will be appearing at this event in some fashion. No word available as of now if he’ll be working the 50 man Royal Rumble match or not.
Also, this event is expected to be broadcasted live on the WWE Network.
Speaking of The Undertaker, he was challenged to a WrestleMania 34 match by 16 time WWE World Heavyweight Champion, John Cena, on last night’s episode of Raw. Cena wants Undertaker to return for “One More Match”. You can watch that promo segment in the above video.