It was announced live on Raw that WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens will defend his title against WWE United States Champion Roman Reigns next month at Royal Rumble. The stipulation is Chris Jericho will be suspended above the ring in a shark cage, the same cage Paul Ellering was in at WWE NXT TakeOver: Toronto back in November.
Check out Mick Foley making the announcement on tonight’s show below as well as the footage we have embedded in the player above:
WWE Royal Rumble 2017 will take place on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 from the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX. We’ll have live coverage right here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.