More Details Revealed About Chris Jericho Being Pulled From Casket Match At GRR

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Chris Jericho hosts the Loudwire Music Awards at The Novo by Microsoft on October 24, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harmony Gerber/Getty Images)

In the latest edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Dave Meltzer has revealed some details about Chris Jericho being removed from the casket match with The Undertaker at The Greatest Royal Rumble in Saudi Arabia.

According to the report, when Jericho heard that he was being placed in the match that he told Vince McMahon that he was going to New Japan to do an angle for their Dominion show. Hours later, Jericho was told that the Prince of Saudi Arabia has requested Rusev to face Undertaker. Jericho was then placed in the 50-man Rumble match.

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