WWE Confirms Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns, Rollins To Appear On SmackDown

Seth Rollins vs. WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns is now official for WWE Royal Rumble.

Rollins vs. Reigns was teased at the end of SmackDown last Friday, but the match was made official during tonight’s RAW episode. Rollins announced the match against Reigns and promised to win the Brother match against Brother. He then beat Big E in singles.

It was also announced that Rollins will be on SmackDown this week to continue the Royal Rumble feud with Reigns.

The WWE 2022 Royal Rumble is scheduled to take place on January 29 from The Dome at the America’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Below is the updated map, along with associated photos from RAW:

30-player Royal Rumble match
Johnny Knoxville, Austin Theory, Rey Mysterio, Dominik Mysterio, Montez Ford, Angelo Dawkins, Sheamus, Damian Priest, WWE United States Champion, AJ Styles, 21 Superstars TBD

Match Royal Rumble 30 women
SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair, Rhea Ripley, Nikki ASH, WWE Hall of Fame Nikki Bella, WWE Hall of Fame Brie Bella, Shotzi, Natalya, Michelle McCool, WWE 24/7 Champion Dana Brooke, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Carmella, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Queen Zelina Vega, Impact Knockouts Champion Mickie James, Tamina Snuka, Kelly Kelly, Aliyah, Summer Rae, Naomi, Shayna Baszler, WWE Hall of Famer Lita, 11 participants TBD

WWE Title Match
Bobby Lashley vs. Brock Lesnar (c)

WWE Universal Title Match
Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns (c)

RAW Women’s Title Match
Doudrop vs. Becky Lynch (c)

Mixed team match
WWE Hall of Famers Edge and Beth Phoenix vs. The Miz and Maryse

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David C. Barham