– Rey Mysterio’s name was tossed around a few days ago as taking part in the 50 person Greatest Royal Rumble match from Saudi Arabia according to PWInsider. It would be Mysterio’s first match since making a surprise appearance during January’s Royal Rumble match.
In an update on Rey’s contractual status, The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that Rey has not agreed to terms for a new WWE contract as of Thursday of this week, but both sides are still negotiating a deal. The appearance in Saudi Arabia is a one-shot deal.
WWE still plans to have Mysteiro re-sign and rejoin the company during he summer or early fall. The former champion has current dates already booked for the next several months.
– The number one merchandise seller remains John Cena, which has been consistent with the past decade. Battle for the number two spot are Roman Reigns and AJ Styles. Other strong sellers include Finn Balor, Seth Rollins, New Day and Braun Strowman.