Andre The Giant Battle Royal, tag title match added to 4/9 WWE SmackDown

Originally published at Andre The Giant Battle Royal, tag title match set for 4/9 WWE SmackDown

With WrestleMania 37 being one week away, WWE pushed out the match announcements for the April 9th edition of SmackDown on FOX which will be the final WWE event before WrestleMania 37 which kicks off on April 10th from Raymond James Stadium.

The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal is taking place on the 4/9 SmackDown and the competitors in the match are listed as followed: Akira Tozawa, Angel Garza, Cedric Alexander, Drew Gulak, Elias, Erik, Gran Metalik, Humberto Carrillo, Jaxson Ryker, Jey Uso, Kalisto, King Corbin, Lince Dorado, MACE, Murphy, Mustafa Ali, Ricochet, Shelton Benjamin, Shinsuke Nakamura, Slapjack, T-BAR and Tucker.

On top of that, there will be a four-way for the SmackDown Tag Team Championships. The current champions are Robert Roode and Dolph Ziggler and on last week’s show, there were interactions between the champions, Otis and Chad Gable, Rey and Dominik Mysterio and The Street Profits (Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins).

The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal participants will be:

— WWE on FOX (@WWEonFOX) April 1, 2021

POST Wrestling will be live for patrons following the 4/2 episode of SmackDown on FOX with Rewind-A-SmackDown.

Well, I guess the pre-shows really aren’t happening this year.

Rey Mysterio will now have had exactly one minute of Wrestlemania action over the last 3 years.

They should rename that battle royal to the NXT Graveyard Memorial