- Above is video of WWE Champion AJ Styles arriving in Saudi Arabia for Friday's Greatest Royal Rumble event. AJ, who will defend against Shinsuke Nakamura on Friday, comments on how all the fans want to take photos and how excited they are.
"Well, I can tell you everybody wants a picture, which is cool. But they seem excited, so that gets us pumped too," Styles said. "When fans are excited, we get excited. We feed off the energy, everybody knows that. ... I can't wait to see what tomorrow is going to look like. I've heard it's sold out, so that's huge."
- WWE stock was up 2.02% today, closing at $40.33 per share. Today's high was $40..48 and the low was $39.48.
- SmackDown Women's Champion Carmella once again responded to fan criticism on Twitter this week, this time calling out Twitter trolls as she prepares to defend her title against Charlotte Flair at WWE Backlash on May 6th. You can see her comments and an exchange she had with a fan below:
"Carmella can't wrestle!" - every single twitter troll. ???? I haven't had a singles match on a PPV since Dec 2016. I've been putting in work since then. Can't wait to prove y'all wrong at #WWEBacklash. Just don't jump on the bandwagon bc I DONT need your support. ??????????— Smackdown Womens Champion (@CarmellaWWE) April 25, 2018
I'd be surprised if u managed to hold on to the title for more than 2 months— Muzammil Parkar (@LaArsenale) April 25, 2018
And I'd be surprised if you were able to hold on to a relationship for more than 2 weeks. ??????? https://t.co/smVKR2NOfV— Smackdown Womens Champion (@CarmellaWWE) April 25, 2018