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WWE announces 'Crown Jewel,' another event in Saudi Arabia

WWE announces 'Crown Jewel,' another event in Saudi Arabia

WWE announced that it will be returning to Saudi Arabia in 2018, as “Crown Jewel” will take place in Riyadh in November.

The event, presented by the Saudi General Sports Authority in partnership with WWE, will be held at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh on Friday, Nov. 2, featuring a Universal Championship Triple Threat Match featuring Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar and Braun Strowman and the first WWE World Cup tournament.

“General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia Chairman His Excellency Turki Al Sheikh, WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia invite the world to celebrate this signature event,” WWE said in a release Monday night. “Following...

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