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.
Let 'em know, @KaylaBraxtonWWE. --— WWETheBump (@WWETheBump) October 23, 2019
We've got some -- BREAKING NEWS -- on #WWETheBump!
- A #BattleRoyal will determine next #USTitle contender...
- ...AND the winner will face @AJStylesOrg for the gold! pic.twitter.com/fME7AKjC3m
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)
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