At some point, even Vince McMahon can't ignore thousands of people rabidly chanting a wrestler's name, and Bryan, the champion, didn't have a ready-made opponent for the title prior to Kingston's jump into the main event picture.
A match between Rousey and Lynch was scheduled to take place last November at the "Survivor Series" pay-per-view but a real-life injury derailed that champion versus champion contest. The show closed up with Charlotte Flair vs. Ronda Rousey vs. Becky Lynch for both the Raw and Smackdown Women's Championship titles.
SmackDown Women's Champion Becky Lynch were doing media together in the NY area this morning.
During its 35-year history, Wrestelmania's main event as seen the likes of The Undertaker, Hulk Hogan and The Rock battle it out for WWE's top prize.
Brad Shepard reports that WWE has constructed a new Women's Title.
Transit officials made similar pronouncements five years ago after the 2014 Super Bowl, when thousands of fans flooded the train platform after the game and had to wait hours to leave. He also tweeted a picture of MetLife Stadium as being "ready to rumble", touting the state's ability to host large events. A couple of matches later, Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins - two more Long Island natives - won the RAW Tag Team Championships.
Kofi Kingston is, finally, after 11 years in WWE and steadily grinding toward something that hardly seemed possible, WWE champion.
Seth Rollins defeated Brock Lesnar to become the new Universal Champion.