The WWE Royal Rumble 2020 takes place on 26 January and will include Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez who has his eyes set on taking out Brock Lesnar.
Velaquez is no stranger to the WWE Universe having featured towards the end of 2019 where he unsuccessfully challenged Brock Lesnar on for the WWE Championship on Halloween.
The former UFC Heavyweight Champion was only able to last all of 88 seconds in the ring before tapping out after Lesnar had him in a Kimura Lock at the Crown Jewel Event in Saudi Arabia.
Cain Velasquez has previously beaten Brock Lesnar in 2010 when they both featured on the UFC.
Velasquez went on to tell the Sun:
“I can win it, hell yeah, that’s my mentality for everything,”
“For everyone as well, that is how your mentality has to be. I’m going in to win this thing.”
Velasquez had a
As it stands 18 out of the 30 spots for the men’s main event have been confirmed. Brock Lesnar will be the first man to enter the ring followed by Roman Reigns, Randy Orton, Drew McIntyre, Ricochet, Rey Mysterio, AJ Styles, Erick Rowan, King Baron Corbin, Dolph Ziggler, Otis, Tucker, Elias, Aleister Black, Buddy Murphy, Resev, Bobby Lashley and R-Truth.
Cain Velasquez is yet to be announced as a contender on WWE but that could happen on Monday as more contenders continue to be announced. Weather Brock Lesnar will be able to survive long enough is another factor in Velasquez’s revenge mission as only 2 people have ever won the Royal Rumble after having entered first.
So far only four women have been confirmed for the women’s match up which will include Charlotte, Sarah Logan, Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross.