WWE has confirmed through a press release that Enzo Amore will defend the Cruiserweight Championship against Cedric Alexander in Royal Rumble, the first major event of the year to be held on January 28. Last Monday, Cedric won the champion by countout, for which he did not get the title. Enzo ended up touching the ankle, but the doctors have estimated that he will be ready to compete in Royal Rumble.
Royal Rumble 2018 Matches:
Triple threat for the Universal Championship Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Braun Strowman vs. Kane
Fight at a disadvantage for the WWE World Championship
AJ Styles (c) vs. Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens
Fight for the Raw tag team Championship
Seth Rollins and Jason Jordan (c) vs. The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro)
Combat 2 to 3 falls for the SmackDown
Tag team Championships The Usos (c) vs. Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin
Tournament for the United States Championship
Bobby Roode or Zack Ryder or Mojo Rawley vs. Jinder Mahal or Xavier Woods
Royal Rumble (men)
Elias, Randy Orton, Shinsuke Nakamura, John Cena, Finn Bálor, Baron Corbin, Samoa Joe, Bray Wyatt, Matt Hardy, Aiden English, Rusev and 19 participants to be announced.
Royal Rumble (women)
Naomi, Asuka, Natalya, Ruby Riott, Bayley, Sasha Banks, Paige, Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville, Carmella, Tamina Snuka, Lana, Liv Morgan, Sarah Logan, Mickie James, Nia Jax, Becky Lynch and 13 participants to announce.