Daniel Bryan announced in the closing segment of tonight’s episode of SmackDown Live that AJ Styles will defend his WWE Championship Title against Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn in a handicap match at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view event.
Here is the updated card for the show:
* WWE Universal Championship Triple Threat Match: Kane vs. Braun Strowman vs. Brock Lesnar
* WWE Championship Match: Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn vs. AJ Styles (Handicap match)
* 30-Man Men’s Royal Rumble Match
* Women’s Royal Rumble Match
The Royal Rumble takes place on January 28th in Philadelphia. As always, we will be providing live play-by-play coverage of the event.