"Bringing him back to host a show in Saudi Arabia is an epic case of tone deafness and reeks of total desperation after Cena and Bryan bailed on participating in the event".
Amidst all the controversies, WWE is adamant on honoring their contract with the Saudi Arabian government as Superstars from both RAW and SmackDown will travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia this Friday for WWE Crown Jewel.
The wrestling entertainment company has faced increasing pressure to scrap the Riyadh event entirely since Khashoggi's murder. Hulk apologized and several African-American wrestlers publicly offered their support for Hogan.
Trump dubs Steyer, bomb plot target, a ‘lunatic’
Later Friday, Trump told a political rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, that the media is to blame for polarizing the country. U.S. justice department officials said the bombs were "not hoax devices " and warned there could be more still undiscovered.
The former WWE Champion was reinstated into the Hall of Fame in July, and has made his first backstage appearance since the news at the Extreme Rules pay-per-view.
Shane McMahon won the WWE World Cup after introducing himself as a late replacement for the injured Miz.
The WWE Crown Jewel will start at 9:30 PM IST, while the kick-off show will start at 8:30 PM.
U.S. bomb scare: CNN sent ANOTHER suspicious package - Atlanta HQ targeted
The second package was addressed to both CNN contributor James Clapper, the former director of National Intelligence, and CNN. Mr Zucker said there was no imminent danger and that since Wednesday all mail to CNN has been screened at offsite facilities.
Lesnar is required to continue proving he's clean before he can return to the octagon, and fans think that's why he appears to have shed some substantial muscle.
Bigger! Badder! And usually with an event logo connecting the event to its host city, like the NY skyline or the fleur-de-lis for New Orleans incorporated into recent WrestleMania designs.
He was removed from the WWE Hall of Fame and had not made any appearances with the company over a span of almost three years.
White House reimposes oil sanctions on Iran with little global support
President Donald Trump, 6 months after being elected, backed out of the 2015 nuclear deal . Nearly all buyers have been negotiating with the USA for waivers.
Many believe Saudi Arabia's dubious record on women's rights makes it an inappropriate choice, given the WWE claims to be in favour of empowering women. That 10-year deal, which is part of the Saudis' "Vision 2030" project, reportedly will net the WWE more than $400 million.