WWE King of the Ring Tournament Returning Next Week on Raw

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Next week’s edition of Raw will feature the return of WWE’s King of the Ring tournament.

WWE made the announcement tonight with a commercial promoting the popular event would be returning on Raw instead of as a pay-per-view.

King of the Ring was an annual event from 1985-2002. After that the tournament happened either on Raw or WWE Network, with the most recent winners being Sheamus and Bad News Barrett.

The following competitors will seemingly be participants in this year’s tournament:

  • Drew McIntyre
  • Cedric Alexander
  • Baron Corbin
  • Ricochet
  • Sami Zayn 
  • Cesaro
  • The Miz
  • Ali
  • Kevin Owens
  • Chad Gable
  • Andrade
  • Shelton Benjamin
  • Apollo Crews
  • Elias
  • Buddy Murphy
  • Samoa Joe