WWE has revealed who will wrestle Roman Reigns in a match scheduled to take place during the “FOX New Year’s Eve with Steve Harvey” special.
During tonight’s episode of SmackDown, WWE announced Reigns will face Dolph Ziggler in a match set to air during the New Year’s Eve event hosted by the famous comedian.
Michael Cole and Corey Graves also announced during SmackDown that they will be calling the match. As we previously reported, Maria Menounos and Rob Gronkowski will co-host the event and the Village People will appear as musical guests, among others.
According to WWE.com, Menounos will serve as guest ring announcer during the match. Numerous other Superstars will also be in attendance during the countdown to the ball drop in New York City.
New Year’s Eve on FOX begins at 8pm ET.
UPDATE: The match was pre-taped after SmackDown this evening.
Oh! They’re filming the Roman/Dolph NYE thing now, and they flew Maria Menounos all the way to Detroit to be the special guest ring announcer! pic.twitter.com/DpGEoBSDH0
— Danny (@dajosc11) December 28, 2019