The speculation about WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar’s future can come to a close as the sports entertainment company announced on Monday afternoon that he had re-signed with WWE.
He retained the title over Roman Reigns in the main event of WrestleMania 34. It was well known that his contract with the company expired on Sunday night and there was some speculation about him returning to the UFC.
The company also announced Lesnar’s next title defense. The sports entertainment company will be holding their Greatest Royal Rumble event at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Friday, April 27. For the first time ever, the Royal Rumble match will feature 50 WWE Superstars.
Lesnar will face Reigns in a Steel Cage Match for the Universal Title at the upcoming show.
Triple H vs. John Cena in a singles match, The Hardys vs. Braun Strowman for the RAW Tag Team Titles, and a Ladder Match with WWE Intercontinental Champion Seth Rollins vs. Samoa Joe vs. Finn Balor vs. The Miz have already been confirmed for the event.