WWE Royal Rumble Universal Championship : Brock Lesnar Vs. Finn Balor
On January 27, Brock Lesnar is all set to defend his WWE Universal title against Finn Balor at Royal Rumble. This match will be interesting for Lesner fans as he was to defend his title against Braun Strowman but he was ruled out of the match after he tore off the gate of Vince McMahon's car. As Strowman missed out on the opportunity, Finn Balor found himself back in contention to win the title as he won the fatal 4-Way match in the main event of Raw.
As per a report, it was Lesnar who chose Balor as the opponent and in the end; Balor also won the qualification match to make it to the title match. Balor got the biggest thrust since making his comeback from wound in 2017 and he is all set to have another go at the title. However, a chance would not have come to him had Lesnar not chosen him as the opponent.
He was the inaugural WWE Universal champion in 2016 but had to give up the title due to injury. In 2017, he made his comeback to WWE but only got a title shot in 2018 when Roman Reigns sure to defend his title.
Balor faced John Cena, Drew McIntyre and Baron Corbin on Raw and pinned Cena to qualify for the title match. This will be the second time when Balor will be getting the chance to win the title once again.
Although,Balor is not the favorite to win and it is likely that Lesnar will be coming out at Wrestle mania 35 with WWE Universal Championship, facing Seth Rollins, who is the strongest contender to face him at the biggest event of the year.
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