Championship match pulled from Royal Rumble PPV, Updated card for this Sunday night

Royal Rumble

A championship match has been pulled from this Sunday’s Royal Rumble PPV.

Following an official statement from WWE confirming his suspension over sexual assault allegations, Enzo Amore defending the WWE Cruiserweight Championship against Cedric Alexander will no longer be part of the card on Sunday night in Philadelphia.

Just a quick reminder that WWE is advertising this as a four-hour show, officially going live at 7:00 p.m. Eastern (6:00 CT) on the WWE Network.

Here is how the rest of the card looks for this week including an updated list of advertised names for both the men’s and first ever women’s Royal Rumble matches.

Men’s Royal Rumble Match
17 spots remain open. List of names confirmed so far includes:

* John Cena
* Finn Bálor
* Randy Orton
* Shinsuke Nakamura
* The Miz
* Elias
* Baron Corbin
* “Woken” Matt Hardy
* Bray Wyatt
* Aiden English
* Rusev
* Titus O’Neil
* Apollo Crews

First Ever Women’s Royal Rumble Match
12 spots remain open. List of names confirmed so far includes:

* Asuka
* Ruby Riott
* Liv Morgan
* Sarah Logan
* Sasha Banks
* Nia Jax
* Bayley
* Naomi
* Natalya
* Sonya Deville
* Mandy Rose
* Mickie James​
* Tamina
* Lana
* Carmella
* Becky Lynch
* Dana Brooke
* Alicia Fox

WWE Championship
2-on-1 Handicap Match
AJ Styles (c) vs. Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn

WWE Universal Championship
Triple Threat Match
Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Kane vs. Braun Strowman

WWE RAW Tag Team Championships
Seth Rollins and Jason Jordan (c’s) vs. Sheamus and Cesaro

WWE Smackdown Tag Team Championships
The Usos (c’s) vs. Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin will have live coverage of the WWE Royal Rumble this Sunday night.