WWE will be heading to Saudi Arabia for Crown Jewel, on Thursday, October 31 at 8 pm AST/1 pm ET. One of the matches headlining the show at the King Fahd International Stadium will be Tyson Fury versus Braun Strowman.
The culmination between these two began on the 20th Anniversary edition of Smackdown in Los Angeles, after Tyson Fury and Braun Strowman had an altercation at ringside.
Then the following week, WWE held a press conference in Las Vegas, it was announced there that two major matches would be taking place at Crown Jewel, Cain Velasquez vs Brock Lesnar and Tyson Fury vs. Braun Strowman.
Then on this recent episode of WWE Monday Night Raw, Tyson Fury and Braun Strowman had their offcial contract signing, take a look.
WWE Crown Jewel will also feature Team Hogan (Seth Rollins, Rusev) vs. Team Flair (Randy Orton, King Corbin) as the two WWE Hall of Famers will coach a hand-picked team of five Superstars for a five-on-five tag team match.
WWE Superstars Roman Reigns, “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt, The New Day and AJ Styles are also scheduled to compete. Mansoor, WWE’s first Saudi Arabian Superstar who was born in Riyadh and won the largest Battle Royal Match in WWE history at Super ShowDown in Jeddah this past June will return home.
The event will stream live on WWE Network at 1 pm ET.