With WrestleMania creeping ever closer, The Elimination Chamber pay-per-leer represents no longer simplest the return of one in all WWE’s most iconic buildings, but moreover a possibility for the finest stars to proceed building storylines toward the finest night of the 300 and sixty five days.
The Elimination Chamber matches will, needless to claim, headline the match. Two competitors delivery the match within the ring with a cage surrounding the squared circle and 4 other competitors in pods surrounding the ring. Every 5 minutes, one in all the four last competitors is chosen randomly to enter the match. Rivals are eradicated by pinfall or submission until one is left standing as the winner.
WWE Elimination Chamber goes down from inner the ThunderDome at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, on Sunday, Feb. 21. The match will delivery at 7 p.m. ET and circulation are residing on the WWE Network. The kickoff present to attend obtain the Elimination Chamber festivities began will delivery one hour prior at 6 p.m.
Let’s lift a stare at what we all know, to boot to what we deem, about the upcoming match.
WWE Elimination Chamber matches
WWE Championship — Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles vs. Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus vs. Kofi Kingston (Elimination Chamber): With it seeming an increasing form of likely that Edge will clutch to face Roman Reigns at WrestleMania after a success the Royal Rumble, WWE must own toward a Mania bout for McIntyre. All 5 of the other men within the match are gentle world champions. The Miz modified into within the origin within the match, but gave up his net page in hopes of cashing within the Money within the Financial institution contract on an exhausted winner, allowing Kingston to take his potential into the match. Sheamus obtained a gauntlet match to stable his contrivance as the final man who will enter the Elimination Chamber.
King Corbin vs. Kevin Owens vs. Cesaro vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Sami Zayn vs. Jey Uso (Elimination Chamber): Roman Reigns managed to weasel out of a title defense within the Chamber and could per chance perhaps now protect his title later within the night in opposition to the winner of this Elimination Chamber match. Bryan and Cesaro secured their spots by a success a qualifying match in opposition to Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode. Zayn and Corbin teamed as much as kind their spots by beating Dominik and Rey Mysterio. Uso and Owens were talented spots within the match by Adam Pearce, inserting Reigns’ finest rival and his finest backup both within the match.
Stylish Championship — Roman Reigns (c) vs. Elimination Chamber winner: As mentioned, Paul Heyman managed to acquire Reigns out of defending the title inner the Elimination Chamber by mentioning his contractual tasks were simplest to protect the title at the Elimination Chamber pay-per-leer, no longer inner the actual structure. Good judgment suggests Reigns will face Owens one closing time as Bryan and Cesaro kind no longer contrivance sense for a one-off match and neither does a heel vs. heel title defense for Reigns.
Raw Females’s Championship — Asuka (c) vs. Lacey Evans: Evans’ higher components are with Charlotte Flair, and her relationship with Ric Flair has definitely intensified their rivalry. Evans modified into ready to punch her impress to a title match in a singles match with Charlotte with a title shot on the twin carriageway. Charlotte snapped and attacked Evans, refusing to atomize and shoving the referee for the disqualification, sending Evans proper into a match with Asuka. This match appears to be like to be on the verge of being formally canceled with the news that Evans is pregnant, despite the proven reality that WWE has no longer confirmed any adjustments formally.
United States Championship — Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Keith Lee vs. Riddle: Lashley has been a force of nature since failing to take the Royal Rumble. After brutally attacking Riddle in a match on Raw, Lashley all another time struck after Lee defeated Riddle in singles action, putting off both men. Following the attack, the triple possibility match modified into announced for the Elimination Chamber match.
WWE Elimination Chamber predictions
Intercontinental Championship — Big E (c) vs. Apollo Crews: Crews has grown an increasing form of frustrated with his incapacity to take the title from Big E. That has been, in share, attributable to the involvement of Sami Zayn. But Crews’ frustration has been pushing him toward the sunless facet, including spending time getting pointers from universal champion Roman Reigns. Crews will likely salvage no longer no longer as much as one extra shot at Big E and the title.
SmackDown Designate Crew Championship — Robert Roode & Dolph Ziggler (c) vs. The Road Earnings: A rematch between the 2 teams has seemed inevitable since Roode and Ziggler obtained the ticket belts in a January SmackDown match. The Earnings were angling for their shot to derive the titles and Elimination Chamber sounds like the factual timing to feature the rematch.
SmackDown Females’s Championship — Sasha Banks (c) vs. Carmella: Banks is one more champion who’s likely in “discontinuance busy” mode until WrestleMania, where it appears to be like she’ll be the take for Royal Rumble winner Bianca Belair. The components between Carmella and Banks likely comprise ample legs to switch one extra round within the ring, likely with Belair ringside watching on and interesting to contrivance her notify official after the match.