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WWE considered booking Bobby Lashley vs. Shane McMahon at WrestleMania



With WrestleMania 38 quickly approaching, WWE has considered several ideas for the show with some plans in place such as Brock Lesnar vs. Universal Champion Roman Reigns.

WWE had been considering an interesting option for Shane McMahon at the event as there had been a rumor McMahon might battle Lashley. Ringside News reported today that the match “was an idea floated around before Day 1.” However, the “idea was switched to something else.”

As previously reported, WWE, McMahon was supposed to be part of the WWE Elimination Chamber match. The idea of McMahon working the bout would lead to him facing Seth Rollins at WrestleMania.

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However, plans changed and WWE has already confirmed the match will see Bobby Lashley defend the WWE Title against Brock Lesnar, Rollins, Matt Riddle, AJ Styles, and Austin Theory.