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Winner of WWE tryout in Saudi Arabia will enter Greatest Royal Rumble match

WWE has been holding tryouts in Saudi Arabia over the past couple days in advance of the promotion holding its Greatest Royal Rumble event in Jeddah later this week. Just today, they announced eight winners after the first four days:

The KSA Tryouts conclude with a reveal of our winners who will continue training this week in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Posted by WWE on Saturday, April 21, 2018 with some background on those eight:

Hussain Aldagal, a 6-foot-3, 215-pounder with a background in volleyball and bodybuilding

Mansoor Al-Shehail, a 6-foot, 175-pounder who has trained under WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr.

Faisal Kurdi, a 5-foot-9, 180-pound MMA fighter, amateur grappler and Muay Thai boxer

Nasser Bawazer, a 6-foot-3, 250-pound champion in boxing, MMA and aikido

Khalid Alhothali, a competitor in bodybuilding, as well as combat sports, including boxing and jiu-jitsu

Abdullah Almagrabi, a 225-pound karate champion and boxing trainer

Faisal Allabboudy, a 23-year-old whose athletic background includes competitive swimming, boxing and bodybuilding

Asaad Alshareef, a 23-year-old Greco Roman and freestyle wrestler who has also trained in various martial arts

Next, they’ll do even more training and eventually one of the eight will be chosen to wrestle in the Greatest Royal Rumble match.

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