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Roman Reigns Named Captain Of Team Hogan At WWE Crown Jewel

Roman Reigns has replaced Seth Rollins as captain of Team Hogan at WWE Crown Jewel.

Reigns was announced as the replacement prior to the main event tonight on Friday Night SmackDown.

Seth Rollins was replaced due to him working a Universal Championship match against “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt at the event.

It was also announced that Ali and Shorty G(Chad Gable) will be joining Team Hogan in the 5 on 5 match against Team Flair.

WWE Crown Jewel Match Card

  • WWE Universal Championship: Seth Rollins vs. Bray Wyatt – Falls Count Anywhere – Match Cannot Be Stopped For Any Reason
  • WWE Championship: Brock Lesnar vs. Cain Velasquez
  • Braun Strowman vs. Tyson Furty
  • Team Hogan (Roman Reigns , Rusev, Ricochet, Ali, and Shorty G) (with Hulk Hogan) vs. Team Flair (Randy Orton, King Corbin, Shinsuke Nakamura, Bobby Lashley, and TBD) (with Ric Flair)
  • Mansoor vs. Cesaro
  • Tag Team Turmoil match for the WWE World Cup: The New Day (Big E, Kofi Kingston, and/or Xavier Woods) vs. The Viking Raiders (Erik and Ivar) vs. Heavy Machinery (Otis and Tucker) vs. Lucha House Party (Lince Dorado, Gran Metalik, and/or Kalisto) vs. Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins vs. The Revival (Scott Dawson and Dash Wilder) vs. The O.C. (AJ Styles, Luke Gallows, and/or Karl Anderson) vs. Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode vs. The B-Team (Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas)

WWE Crown Jewel will emanate from the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 10/31.