WWE’s biggest event of the year is just on the horizon. SoFi stadium is getting embellished for the spectacular event in Los Angeles. Besides, fans from around the world are preparing to witness the two-night extravaganza. However, WrestleMania is known as “The Greatest Spectacle in Sports Entertainment.” Therefore, WWE leaves no stone unturned to make the event a grand success.
WrestleMania season has always fascinated wrestling fans as various rumors start to circulate ahead of time. It includes spectacular surprises, breathtaking returns, title changes, and many more. Some of those fade away with the passage of time, whereas others shape up as an undeniable reality.
With WrestleMania 39 approaching, various rumors have already started to fill the air. Let’s take a look at the hot rumors surrounding “WrestleMania 39 Goes Hollywood.”
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1. Brock Lesnar is likely to bid adieu to WWE after WrestleMania 39
- 1 1. Brock Lesnar is likely to bid adieu to WWE after WrestleMania 39
- 2 2. WWE could bring back the “vintage steel cage” in HIAC
- 3 3. The “Demon King” will make his presence felt at SoFi Stadium
- 4 4. Rhea Ripley is rumored to become a Grand Slam Champion
- 5 5. Christian Cage can possibly be a part of WrestleMania 39
- 6 6. New WWE Championship Title to be introduced
- 7 7. WWE has massive plans for Gunther, likely to retain his title
- 8 8. The Fiend might return to WWE
- 9 9. WWE is cooking Randy Orton’s comeback at Mania
Brock Lesnar’s WWE contract is likely to cease in mid-April. According to reports, WWE offered him a new contract, but The Beast Incarnate did not show any inclination towards that. Besides, PW Insider reported that Lesnar was seen saying goodbye to his close friends backstage at Raw. Ever since then, rumors started to fill the air that the former Universal Champion could bid adieu to WWE after WrestleMania 39.
Lesnar would face Omos at the Showcase of the Immortals, which many believe will be his last match in WWE. Moreover, there have been talks backstage that his match at Mania would decide his fate with the company. Therefore, if the rumors appear to be true, the fans might get to witness The Beast Incarnate in the ring one last time.
2. WWE could bring back the “vintage steel cage” in HIAC
WrestleMania 39 will feature a spectacular Hell in a Cell match between Edge and Finn Balor. Over the years, there has been a slight deviation in the pattern of the steel structure. The company has been using the Red Structured Cage, designed with a new feel and touch. However, rumors state that WWE will bring back the retro Hell in a Cell structure this year at WrestleMania.
WWE has been trying to pull off jaw-dropping moments in the match. According to PWInsider Elite, WWE is looking forward to bringing back the vintage silver Hell in-a-Cell steel structure. If it happens to be correct, the fans will get a chance to turn back the wheel of time and witness the iconic Devil’s Playground structure once again.
3. The “Demon King” will make his presence felt at SoFi Stadium
Ahead of the match between Edge and Finn Balor, WWE hinted that the match would be full of spine-chilling moments. According to the rumors, the WWE Universe will behold the Demon King’s return at WrestleMania 39.
However, it looks inevitable following the segments on Raw. The fans have been waiting to witness Finn Balor’s alter ego for a long time. Therefore, it looks like they will finally feel the presence of the Demon King in Los Angeles.
4. Rhea Ripley is rumored to become a Grand Slam Champion
The Eradicator has been the true definition of ‘unstoppable’ ever since debuting on the main roster. Rhea Ripley has won all the major titles in WWE except the SmackDown Women’s Championship. However, the rumors suggest that the 26-year-old would inscribe history at Mania by defeating Charlotte Flair.
Ripley will not only win the SmackDown Women’s Championship, but she will also become a Grand Slam Champion in WWE. As a result of that, she will include herself in the elite list of superstars in WWE.
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5. Christian Cage can possibly be a part of WrestleMania 39
Edge will battle Finn Balor in a mystifying match inside Hell in a Cell at WrestleMania 39. The Rated R superstar promised to unleash the devil within him. Owing to this, various reports state that WWE is considering bringing back “The Brood” at Mania. The two members of the faction, Christian and Gangrel, are likely to appear alongside Edge at his entrance.
Moreover, recent reports suggest that AEW President Tony Khan has no problem with Christian going to WWE for a one-time appearance at Mania. With this, the rumors of Christian’s return have gained wings. Therefore, it looks inevitable that the fans will get a chance to turn back time. They will possibly behold the iconic faction “The Brood” at WrestleMania 39.
6. New WWE Championship Title to be introduced
Over the past few years, there have been talks about introducing a brand new title to the main roster. However, recent reports augmented the ongoing rumors. According to WrestleVotes, Triple H has approved the design of the brand-new WWE World Championship Title. With WrestleMania just days away, rumors have been surfacing all over that the fans could get a glimpse of it very soon.
According to the rumors, WWE could debut the new championship title at WrestleMania 39. However, it remains a question whether Triple H unifies the WWE Undisputed Universal Championship or if the brand-new title would have its own path in the main roster.
7. WWE has massive plans for Gunther, likely to retain his title
When it comes to dominance, Gunther has defined the term with his unprecedented Intercontinental Title reign. The Ring General will clash in a triple-threat match with Sheamus and McIntyre at WrestleMania 39. According to Wrestle Votes, Gunther will retain his title and continue his indomitable reign. WWE wants to build him as one of the top stars in the company.
The rumor states that WWE has massive plans for Gunther at SummerSlam this year. As a result, the company wants to continue his invincible reign even after WrestleMania 39. The Ring General will just add another chapter to his undefeated reign as the Intercontinental Champion at The Grandest Stage of Them All.
8. The Fiend might return to WWE
There has been a lot of turmoil going around Bray Wyatt lately. As a result, Wyatt’s WrestleMania status looks obscure. However, there have been rumors in circulation lately about Bray Wyatt’s WWE return. According to Xero News, WWE is looking forward to bringing back the much anticipated gimmick “The Fiend” on WWE TV. The company is well aware of how striking the character of The Fiend is among the fans.
Therefore, they are planning to revamp Bray Wyatt on his return and bring his demonic persona back to WWE television. WrestleMania is the place where some of the most iconic moments transpired in WWE. Hence, the rumors suggest that Los Angeles could possibly be the place where WWE Universe gets to behold the must-awaited return of The Fiend.
9. WWE is cooking Randy Orton’s comeback at Mania
Randy Orton has been out of in-ring action for almost a year now. However, recent reports suggest that The Viper is medically cleared and could return to WWE very soon. Moreover, PW Insider, which is a reliable source, stated that Orton is scheduled to be a part of WrestleMania in Los Angeles. It looks like WWE has already started cooking up The Apex Predator’s return to WWE.
However, according to rumors, Randy Orton could play a key role in the main event match between Roman Reigns and Cody Rhodes. Xero News added fuel to the rumors when it tweeted a GIF of Orton hitting an RKO on Rhodes. Besides, reports also state that The Viper will return as a heel. He could cost Cody Rhodes his match against Reigns.
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