Logan Paul will challenge the face of wrestling, Roman Reigns, in only his second singles match with WWE for the WWE Undisputed Universal Championship on November 5 in Saudi Arabia at the Crown Jewel, it was announced at a news conference in Las Vegas on Saturday given .
Paul, 27, is a social media star who met Floyd Mayweather at a boxing show last June.
He made his WWE debut at WrestleMania in April, a tag team win alongside The Miz against The Mysterios. Paul then made his singles debut in August with a SummerSlam victory over The Miz and impressed with his ability to pull off a variety of moves.
Now Paul will find himself on a much bigger stage tasked with hanging out with WWE’s biggest star.
Reigns has held the Universal Championship for more than two years after defeating Brock Lesnar in a Last Man Standing match at SummerSlam.
The Reigns and Paul storyline began this week when the champion was a guest on Paul’s popular podcast, Impaulsive. After being invited to his press conference on Friday night’s SmackDown, the two were scheduled to face off in Las Vegas on Saturday before the undisputed super middleweight championship boxing match between Canelo Alvarez and Gennadiy Golovkin.
https://www.espn.com/wwe/story/_/id/34608925/logan-paul-face-roman-reigns-crown-jewel-wwe-undisputed-universal-championship Logan Paul to face Roman Reigns at Crown Jewel for the WWE undisputed universal championship