Kurt Angle will replace Roman Reigns and although it breaks up The Shield’s reunion, it will still be excellent to see Kurt Angle back in the ring after an 11-year absence from the WWE ring. We will also get an amazing match we’ve been waiting for with AJ Styles vs Finn Balor.
Pro Wrestling Sheet reports their sources told them that creative knew about the possibility of needing to replace Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt earlier in the week. In the end, it came down to many replacement options, but Kurt Angle turned out to be the best one.
On the same token, AJ Styles was seen as the best replacement for Bray Wyatt so he could jump over and take on Finn Balor. After all, fans have been clamoring to watch AJ Styles and Finn Balor duke it out since AJ Styles debuted on the WWE roster.
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