AJ Styles To Defend US Title Against Battle Royal Winner At WWE Crown Jewel; Updated Card

AJ Styles set for Crown Jewel match.

The WWE United States Championship will be defended at WWE Crown Jewel as AJ Styles will put his title on the line against the winner of a battle royal, which will take place earlier during the event. WWE announced 20 superstars will compete in the match, but the superstars were not revealed. Both bouts were announced during Wednesday's episode of The Bump.

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WWE held a 51-man battle royal at Super ShowDown in June. Mansoor outlasted the other 50 competitors to pick up the victory.

Fightful will update fans when the competitors for the Crown Jewel battle royal are announced.

Here's a look at the current Crown Jewel card.

Team Hulk Hogan vs. Team Ric Flair
Rusev, Ricochet, Shorty G, Ali & Roman Reigns (Coached by Hulk Hogan) vs. Randy Orton, Baron Corbin, Shinsuke Nakamura, Bobby Lashley, Drew McIntyre (Coached by Ric Flair)

WWE Championship
Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Cain Velasquez

WWE Universal Championship - Falls Count Anywhere (Can't Be Stopped For Any Reason)
Seth Rollins (c) vs. 'The Fiend' Bray Wyatt

Braun Strowman vs. Tyson Fury

Mansoor vs. Cesaro

Tag Team Turmoil To Determine The World Cup Winner And Crown The Best Tag Team In The World
The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Big E) vs. The Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) vs. Heavy Machinery (Otis & Tucker) vs. Lucha House Party (Gran Metalik, Lince Dorado & Kalisto) vs. Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins vs. The Revival (Scott Dawson & Dash Wilder) vs. The O.C. (Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson) vs. Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode vs. The B-Team (Curtis Axel & Bo Dallas)

Battle Royal For Shot At WWE United States Championship
20 Competitors TBA

WWE United States Championship
AJ Styles (c) vs. Battle Royal Winner

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