Earlier today Humberto Carrillo challenged Andrade to a match for the United States Championship, and now WWE has officially confirmed that the bout will take place this Sunday night at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view in Houston, TX.
That makes 8 matches set for the show so far, including four championship matches, a Falls Count Anywhere match, a good, old fashioned strap match, and of course the annual men’s and women’s Royal Rumble matches.
Join us for live coverage of the pay-per-view this Sunday kicking off at 7:00 PM ET. There will also be a one-hour pre-show starting at 6:00 PM ET.
Here’s a look at the updated match card:
— 30-Man Royal Rumble Match
— 30-Woman Royal Rumble Match
WWE Universal Championship Strap Match
— Bray Wyatt (c) vs. Daniel Bryan
Raw Women’s Championship Match
— Becky Lynch (c) vs. Asuka
Smackdown Women’s Championship Match
— Bayley (c) vs. Lacey Evans
WWE U.S. Championship Match
— Andrade (c) vs. Humberto Carrillo
Falls Count Anywhere Match
— Roman Reigns vs. King Baron Corbin
— Sheamus vs. Shorty G