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Asuka vs. Becky Lynch not official for Royal Rumble after all

This week’s episode of Main Event announced that Becky Lynch would be challenging Asuka for the SmackDown women’s championship at the upcoming Royal Rumble pay-per-view (PPV) on Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, in Phoenix, Arizona.

Well, actually...

It’s not quite official, turns out.

The storyline explanation:

Hey, at least they tried to explain it!

This doesn’t necessarily mean Asuka vs. Lynch isn’t happening, just that they aren’t quite ready to reveal that it’s official yet.