With each passing day, the buzz for WWE’s main event, Wrestlemania 36, is just getting bigger and bigger. Although the most important aspect i.e. live audience in the arena will be missed this time, the company is trying their best to make this event a memorable one. Recently, we got to hear about Roman Reigns backing out of the match against Goldberg due to health issues, there’s now a latest piece of update on his replacement.
As per the latest report in Wrestling Observer, none other than ‘monster’ Braun Strowman is set to go one on one against Goldberg for WWE Universal Championship match, as a replacement for Roman Reigns.
The report in ProWrestlingSheet states that recently, Roman informed the WWE officials that he is not feeling well and don’t want to take any risks, as he suffers from Leukemia.
Meanwhile, it was on October 23, 2018, the WWE universe received distressing news when superstar Roman Reigns declared he was battling with leukaemia. For more than four months, his struggle to overcome the disease effects continued until he made his appearance on Monday Night Raw just before Wrestlemania 35.
Watched by millions across the world, Reigns made his return to WWE an impactful one. His emotional speech in October had provoked massive tears among the audience. There were cheers and smiles as Reigns announced from the ring once again that the Big Dog was back.
He said, “There is no other fan base like you guys. I said this before I’m a man of faith and I believe in God that he has favored me, looked after me but I’m not going to lie..before my announcement [about leukemia], I was terrified,” reports IANS.