SAN FRANCISCO—WWE superstars Roman Reigns, Daniel Bryan, John Cena, WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan, WWE divas Nikki and Brie Bella and WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon participated in a media event at The Fairmont San Francisco on Friday, March 27.
Members of the group posed for photos at the top of the balcony of that world-renowned luxury hotel. Each then answered questions leading to the biggest spectacle in sports entertainment. This was one of many events scheduled to spread the word of WrestleMania 31, which is Sunday, March 29 at Levi’s Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., about an hour away from The Fairmont.
Reigns is in the main event of WrestleMania 31, battling Brock Lesnar with Paul Heyman for Lesnar’s WWE World title. A San Francisco 49ers fan and former Georgia Tech college football player, Reigns finds it extra special to headline WrestleMania in the venue where his favorite NFL team plays.
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The former member of The Shield sounds confident in his abilities. Reigns doesn’t care if he is booed or cheered. His goal is to stay true to himself. He doesn’t want to become the next John Cena; he wants to become the first Roman Reigns.
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Brock Lesnar with Paul Heyman defends the WWE World championship against Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 31 on Sunday, March 29 live on WWE Network and pay-per-view from Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.
Other bouts include Sting battling Triple H, and Bray Wyatt taking on The Undertaker.
John Cena goes after the United States championship against Rusev with Lana. Brie and Nikki Bella are in tag team action against Paige and AJ Lee.
The Intercontinental title hangs in the balance as Bad News Barrett defends against Dean Ambrose, Dolph Ziggler, Daniel Bryan, Stardust, Luke Harper and R-Truth in a ladder match.
Bell time is 7 p.m. EST.
The pre-show features the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal. Participants are The Miz, Curtis Axel, Ryback, Fandango, Adam Rose, Zack Ryder, Jack Swagger, Titus O'Neil, Darren Young, Big Show, Kane, Erick Rowan, Damien Mizdow, Sin Cara, Goldust, Heath Slater, Mark Henry, Konnor, Viktor and NXT’s Hideo Itami.
Also pre-show, Tyson Kidd and Cesaro (with Natalya) defend the WWE tag team titles vs. The New Day (Big E and Kofi Kingston) (with Xavier Woods) vs. Los Matadores (Diego and Fernando with El Torito) vs. The Usos (Jimmy and Jey Uso with Naomi) in a fatal fourway.
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