Bobby Lashley became the new number one contender Monday night to Brock Lesnar for the WWE Championship, after he won the Fatal 4 Way Match on Raw over Seth Rollins, Kevin Owens, and former champion Big E. Lashley pinned Owens for the victory.
Lashley will challenge Lesnar for the WWE Championship at the Royal Rumble, which will take place from The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, on Saturday, January 29.
WWE has also announced the following matches for the Royal Rumble.
–30-Man Royal Rumble Match:
Johnny Knoxville, Austin Theory, Rey Mysterio, Dominik Mysterio, Montez Ford, Angelo Dawkins, 24 Superstars yet to be announced.
–Mixed Tag Team Match: WWE Hall of Famers Edge and Beth Phoenix vs. The Miz and Maryse