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Rumor Roundup (April 23, 2018): Greatest Royal Rumble surprises, tickets, Sasha Banks, Chris Jericho, more!

Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill.

Important reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it's just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.

Rumors for the Day:

  • There are expected to be surprise entrants in the Greatest Royal Rumble match though some, like Rey Mysterio and Great Khali, have already been spoiled by advertisements making the rounds.
  • According to the Observer, all tickets for WWE Greatest Royal Rumble are gone, although it’s noted there were a lot of comps given out.
  • After rumors made the rounds that Mike Johnson reported Sasha Banks had her push halted over attitude issues, he said that wasn’t the case.
  • Chris Jericho told Chris Van Vliet he hopes to go back to New Japan in the future but there are no plans for it right now.
  • PW Insider notes Tessa Blanchard is in for Impact’s TV tapings this week and the promotion had been interested in her “dating back to last year.”

If you have heard of any interesting rumors that you'd like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are rumors and not confirmed as fact, so please take them as such. Have fun with it. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct!

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