WWE Night of Champions 2023 match card is slowly taking shape. The first Saudi Arabian premium live event of WWE in 2023 will take place on May 27. After a fantastic Backlash show in Puerto Rico, WWE will head to Saudi Arabia soon for another blockbuster premium live event.
Initially, this premium live event was titled WWE King and Queen of the Ring. However, the company changed it to WWE Night of Champions a few days later. Night of Champions is making a return to WWE for the first time since 2015.
The special thing about this premium live event is that all championships will be on the line. Besides, a new World Heavyweight Champion will also be crowned. The tournament’s final will happen in Saudi Arabia. Seth Rollins and AJ Styles have qualified for the final.
Night of Champions card (Prediction)
– Cody vs Lesnar with a stipulation
– Rollins vs AJ
– Roman vs Lashley
– Theory vs Montez Ford
– Gunther vs Bronson Reed
– Raquel & Liv vs Alba & Isla Dawn
– Bianca vs Iyo
– Rhea vs ?
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Apart from that, WWE has also announced a non-title match for the show. Former Universal Champion Brock Lesnar will lock horns with his nemesis Cody Rhodes on the WWE Night of Champions 2023 match card. Here is the full list of matches announced for the show.
Complete WWE Night of Champions 2023 match card
- Brock Lesnar vs. Cody Rhodes, Singles Match.
- Seth Rollins vs. AJ Styles, WWE World Heavyweight Championship Tournament Final.
- Roman Reigns and Solo Sikoa vs. Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens, WWE Undisputed Tag Team Championship match.
- Gunther vs. Mustafa Ali, WWE Intercontinental Championship.
- Bianca Belair vs. Asuka, WWE RAW Women’s Championship.
- Rhea Ripley vs. Natalya, WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship.
- Becky Lynch vs. Trish Stratus.
Who will challenge Roman Reigns at Night of Champions?
Roman Reigns is the reigning WWE Undisputed Universal Champion. He will complete 1,000 days as the Universal Champion on May 27. As per rumors, WWE will organize a grand celebration for The Tribal Chief. He will not defend his Undisputed Universal Championship. Instead, he will go for the WWE Undisputed Tag Team Championship with Solo Sikoa.
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— Roman Reigns SZN 💥 (@reigns_era) May 9, 2023
Because of the nature of the premium live event, Reigns will defend his WWE Undisputed Universal Championship on the show. His likely opponents are AJ Styles and Bobby Lashley. It will be exciting to see which Superstar earns a shot at the WWE Undisputed Universal Championship on the WWE SmackDown brand.