Hulk Hogan returns to WWE at controversial show in Saudi Arabia

Nov 03, 2018, 00:32
Hulk Hogan returns to WWE at controversial show in Saudi Arabia

"Bringing him back to host a show in Saudi Arabia is an epic case of tone deafness and reeks of total desperation after Cena and Bryan bailed on participating in the event".

Seth Rollins will face Bobby Lashley in the first round while Kurt Angle will be up against Dolph Ziggler in the other match from RAW.

WWE has announced that Triple H suffered a possible torn pectoral muscle at WWE Crown Jewel in the main event. Eight superstars from RAW and Smackdown Live will battle it out for the World Cup glory in a knockout format.

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The 41-year-old is biding his time in WWE as he serves a doping ban from the UFC, which ends in January 2019.

According to the report, WWE apparently wanted to keep Hogan's return low-key, which is the reason that the location was picked to be in Saudi Arabia. Quite aside from actually going forwards with Crown Jewel in the first place, the company decided this of all shows was the right time to wheel out Hulk Hogan for his big return - a good day to bury bad news.

DX (Triple H and Shawn Michaels) vs. SmackDown Live is represented by Jeff Hardy vs The Miz and Rey Mysterio vs Randy Orton. There was plenty of backlash to his appearance in the replies to WWE's tweet of his entrance at Crown Jewel.

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WWE fired Hogan and removed him from its Hall of Fame after audio surfaced of a racist rant of Hogan using vulgar language on a sex tape while talking about his daughter's boyfriend.

- Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Rusev for the United States championship (kickoff show).

With the match between the two goliaths of the WWE tag team division only a few hours away, let's take a look at 3 possible endings to their match and how it can lead to a better storyline.

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Hogan, who wasn't seen again on the show, never used the words Saudi Arabia, instead saying "here" and at "the Crown Jewel".

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