WWE confirmed that Universal Champion Seth Rollins has been pulled from the Team Hogan vs. Team Flair match at the Crown Jewel pay-per-view event.
Following the news, WWE Hall of Famers Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair have reacted by talking some trash on social media in order to hype the contest. You can see their fun exchange here:
“Understand the champ @WWERollins needs to do what he’s gotta do. Defending the title against @WWEBrayWyatt is what champions do. Don’t worry Naitch, I got an idea for Team Hogan brother. #WWECrownJewel HH”
“Even The Team Captain Doesn’t Want To Go Up Against #TeamFlair. @HulkHogan You’re Down To 2! Maybe You Can Call Some New Stars? Gilberg, Johnny Rodz, Backlund?? WOOOOO #WWECrownJewel,” Flair wrote.
Team Hogan currently has Rusev and Ricochet. Team Flair has Randy Orton, King Baron Corbin, Bobby Lashley and WWE Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura.
WWE holds the Crown Jewel pay-per-view event on Thursday, October 31, 2019 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia at the King Fahd International Stadium and will air on the WWE Network.