There’s been a lot of rumor, speculation and complaining about what, if anything, Universal champion Brock Lesnar would be doing at Royal Rumble.
There’s been much of the same going on with the long Braun Strowman vs. Kane program that’s been running on Raw, and which has led to a second one-on-one match between the two monsters tonight (Dec. 11) in Cleveland.
Those two topics collide courtesy of this announcement from Charly Caruso, which informs us tonight’s winner will challenge Brock for his big red belt in Philadelphia next month. She also reveals that the previously announced Roman Reigns vs. Cesaro match will be for Reigns’ Intercontinental title...
BREAKING: @KaneWWE will battle @BraunStrowman on #RAW, with the winner challenging @BrockLesnar for the #UniversalTitle at #RoyalRumble, PLUS @WWERomanReigns defends his #ICTitle against @WWECesaro...and it all happens TONIGHT! pic.twitter.com/3tNb9cijHZ— WWE (@WWE) December 11, 2017